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Annabelle’s Baby Shower

I recently hosted a baby shower for my beautiful friend Emily, along with a few of her friends. 

(Okay, if I’m being honest, it was just a brilliant excuse to play with crafts.)

I made this banner out of scrapbook paper and cardstock. (See the full tutorial here.)
DIY name banner for parties and baby showers

I really stretched that one pack of scrapbook paper! I made this garland…
Strips of crepe paper behind the food table at a baby shower or birthday party, shower decoration ideas, baby shower decorations, baby shower decoration ideas

Little cupcake topper decoration thingys (there on the left):
DIY bible verse art and cupcake toppers on food table at a baby shower, baby shower decoration ideas
…and various other garlands throughout the house. I bought a couple packs of tissue paper and made tissue pom-poms (hanging over the food table above) and here in the living room on either side of the fireplace:
Baby shower decoration ideas
And I picked up a couple of super cheapo white frames and used the rest of the scrapbook paper to make these little decorations. One frame had the baby’s name and its meaning; the other had a sweet little Bible verse.
Pink baby girl shower decorations
There were scraps of tissue paper and scrapbook paper in everything for weeks before the shower, but it was all worth to see my beautiful friend Emily and her little one (due very soon!) get lots of fun stuff.

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  1. Bo, Emily, and Emma Catherine says:

    Everything was perfect Kelly! You girls were so sweet to throw such a great shower for us =)
    I still need to bring a flashdrive over so I can get pictures from you. Perhaps when I return all the pregnancy stuff =)
    Thank you again!

  2. Great … post keep posting such stuff.


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