Baby Shower Centerpiece Ideas

Susie McGee

You can create a lovely baby shower centerpiece for your baby shower, and you don't have to spend a lot of money. Many women enjoy creating baby shower crafts to enhance the look and uniqueness of the celebration. Keep reading for some great baby shower ideas!

Easy Basket Baby Shower Centerpiece

Create a basket filled with the following items. This basket makes an interesting centerpiece and serves as a gift for the mom-to-be at the end of the shower.

  • Receiving blanket or baby towel-You can use this as the liner of the *basket
  • Baby lotions
  • Baby shampoos
  • Pacifier
  • Socks
  • Booties
  • Teething ring
  • Soft toys
  • Books

Attach a balloon and/or colorful ribbons to the basket, or top with a large pastel or white bow.

Glass Bowl Centerpiece

This works well with a variety of items, including small rubber baby toys or floating candles. Simply fill a glass bowl with some glass pebbles and add water. Arrange the toys and/or candles in the bowl for a simple baby shower centerpiece that's both elegant and sweet.

Beach Basket

If the shower you're giving is in the summer, why not use a beach party theme? This is a cute idea, and it's easy to work with. Fill a beach bucket with flowers, tropical flowers expand the theme. You'll probably want to place a small piece of florist's foam in the bottom of the basket to hold the flowers. Surround the flowers with diapers, baby bottles, bibs, socks, onesies, baby gowns, etc. You could also hang a small shovel on the side of the bucket. How cute!

Umbrella Centerpiece

Purchase a large pastel umbrella or parasol, and open it. Now fill it with a variety of baby items, stuffed animals, diapers, baby clothes, etc. Tie curled ribbons to the handle of the umbrella.

Nautical Centerpieces

Purchase a large plastic treasure chest, and fill it with baby items. Place a small amount of netting around the treasure chest and add a variety of colorful shells. You can also add some colorful plastic fish, boats, etc. Be sure you enhance the centerpiece by using nautical themed plates, cups, etc., and purchasing a cake that is decorated with sea creatures, etc.

Western Centerpieces

This is a cute and easy idea, and it's perfect, especially if the baby is going to be a boy. Purchase a metal bucket and place it on top of a small western blanket that has been placed on the top of the table. Surround it with horseshoes, rope, horse figurines, small cowboy hats, etc. Place baby items inside, such as diapers, baby lotions, shampoos, teething rings, pacifiers, etc.

Springtime Centerpiece

For a springtime baby shower, focus on some icons of spring. Arrange several tulip-filled terra cotta pots in the center of the table. You can also use buttercups or any other springtime flower. Surround the base of the pots with ivy, and place small figurines of birds, rabbits, chickens, etc.

Autumn Centerpiece

For an autumn baby shower centerpiece, fill a large wooden or pottery bowl with fall leaves and miniature pumpkins, colored squash etc. Scatter more leaves around the outside of the bowl. Place some small baby items, such as pacifiers, teething rings, bibs, booties, etc. among the leaves.

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Baby Shower Centerpiece Ideas