Lauren Ashley Studio


4 Tips To Hosting A Baby Shower


It’s a special day, and you want to make it memorable. Hosting a baby shower is exciting, but it can also be overwhelming when it comes to planning the perfect event.

Wondering what you can do to make it a little easier? Continue reading for tips on how to host the ultimate baby shower.

Set The Tone

First, pick a theme and stick with it! This includes color scheme, decorations, gifts, etc. For example, if you go with a beach theme, start with shades of blue, tan, and light pink. Decorate with beach umbrellas in your beverage service or beach-themed centerpieces, etc. The theme sets the tone for the party!

Screen Shot 2018-08-06 at 12.41.23 PM.png

Source: Hostess With The Mostess

Small Bites - Buffet Style

Baby showers are often hosted mid-day, so something like small appetizers and mini-desserts are the perfect snack. We recommend going buffet style. Keep it simple, and the more the merrier!

Screen Shot 2018-08-06 at 12.43.10 PM.png

Source: Beau Coup


A party isn’t complete without fun and games. After opening gifts, serving the food, and spending time with your guests, keep the party going with some games to fit the baby shower theme. Baby Pictionary or creating a baby-themed music playlist are super fun and will keep the laughter and smiles lighting up the room.

Screen Shot 2018-08-06 at 12.43.57 PM.png

Source: Big Dot of Happiness


Gift-opening during a baby shower is the sweetest. When choosing a gift for a baby shower, it’s important to give something that is special and meaningful. If you are looking for the perfect gift, we offer a few baby shower-inspired gift boxes including “Welcome Baby Girl” and “Welcome Baby Boy”. Check out our website for an excellent selection of baby shower gifts.

Welcome Baby Girl, $150

Jill Ramirez2012.jpg

This gift set is perfectly designed for a baby girl. Includes items such as a plush loretta llama toy, bandana bib, headband and more.

Welcome Baby Boy - $150

Jill Ramirez1998.jpg

The perfect gift set for a baby boy. Includes items such as a bandana bib, a wooden rattle, a pacifier clip and more.

We hope these tips will guide you to planning and hosting the perfect baby shower!

Be sure to share your #laurenashleystudio moments with us by posting on social + tagging us (@laurenashleystudio) on Instagram!