What better way to celebrate your new little love bug than with a modern ladybug baby shower theme. A popular theme for little girls, this one-of-a-kind theme dazzles everyone with a color scheme of red and black or even white and pink. The banners, favors, invitations, and tableware can all be designed to feature a whimsical ladybug image with flowers surrounding them. All the items can be uniquely shaped and can be personalized any way you want them to be.
Ladybug Baby Shower Invitation
For invitations, think about printing your own invitations and adding a little tag or personal note on each one. Even make your own thank cards, with a little ladybug printed on the bottom or top corner, and handwrite your message to each guest. There are ladybug punchers for getting a perfect shape of little baby ladybugs or confetti which would work perfectly on invitations as well as thank you cards.
Ladybug Baby Shower Decorations
You can decorate the party room with banners and cutouts of flowers and ladybugs put them all over the walls, don’t forget to include polka dots as well. You could have a miniature white wooden picket fence to give the dessert table an outdoor feel. How about a dessert table decorated with a paper grass table mat or a table cover.
Ladybug Diaper Cake
A diaper cake makes a great centerpiece for any table and also makes a great gift for an expecting mom. This diaper cake is not only adorned with ladybugs, but also includes fifty-five usable diapers, an adorable headband, polka-dotted ruffle socks, travel-sized baby care products, and a pair of infant booties. The cake measures about sixteen inches tall, which makes it the perfect height to stand out amongst other party decorations. The usefulness of this diaper cake will be valued long after the baby shower is over. If desired, you can even request the cake to be made in different colors.
Mom to be Corsage
At any baby shower, the mom to be is most likely the star of the show. Give the mom to be the attention that she deserves with a ladybug themed corsage. This corsage is made with a variety of red, black, and white ribbon. If desired, the corsage can be ordered in different colors to fit the theme. As a bonus, you can even order a matching corsage for dad, grandma, or auntie to be. What a great way to honor such special party guests!
For a ladybug themed party, it’s important that ladybugs appear everywhere. Decorate any room or even outdoors with this ladybug themed party banner. This banner can be easily hung on walls, fences, or even a photo backdrop. If desired, you can even purchase matching cupcake toppers to add a little extra bling to your ordinary cupcakes.
Ladybug Baby Shower Food
When it comes to the food you could even print out your own ladybug folding buffet cards and make individual cupcake toppers or centerpiece sticks with some ribbon, paper, stickers, and a toothpick or Popsicle sticks from the store. You can even add a little ladybug sticker to napkin rings for the red and black napkins.
For a light snack or some finger foods, you could make mini pizzas using pepperoni with some black olives. If you are serving appetizers then a tomato ladybug biscuit would be perfect. You would need your homemade cream cheese or Philadelphia cream cheese from the supermarket, ritz biscuits, black color paste, cherry tomatoes, olives, and chives. Cut the tomato in a quarter and place one quarter for each ladybug wing. Use half olive as ladybug head with two chives which are for the antennas inserted into the olive. Use black paste coloring for the spots on the wings.
For drinks, the best way to go is to make some raspberry tea or pour some HI-C punch in a punch bowl and put some black re-usable ice cubes in it to float around. For food how about red Jello salads, chocolate-covered strawberries, make a vegetable tray with sliced red peppers, black olives, radishes, and cherry tomatoes and add a dip or too; As for a fruit tray put together some red-skin apples, raspberries, chunks of watermelon, and strawberries with a cream cheese strawberry fruit dip.
Ladybug Baby Shower Printables
Printables are perfect for making sure every item will match in every possible way! Some printables are instant downloads meaning it is perfect for last minutes. You can get some personalized with the baby’s name on the banner and other items like the cupcake toppers.
Ladybug Baby Shower Games
Ladybug themed appropriate baby shower game ideas include a guess how many game – which is just a jar full of a mixture of red and black jelly beans, count them as you put them in, and whoever gets it right or the closest wins.
You can also create your own games, making them printable such as bingo or a word search. Lastly, create a twist on pin the tail on the donkey and make it pin the dot on the ladybug or instead of an Easter egg hunt, make it a ladybug hunt- have plastic ladybugs or make some with red marbles or rocks and hide them all over the house, make sure to get the bathroom especially, and who ever finds the most ladybugs wins.
Ladybug Baby Shower Favors
Cute ladybug themed baby shower favors, that are DIY include filling baby bottles with red and black jelly beans, or place some red candles or ladybug shaped soaps inside cellophane bags and tie them with black ribbon. Another idea for a baby shower favor is to purchase ladybug printed favor bags or get red ones and draw black dots on them, filling the favor bags with little chocolates, flower seed packets and whatever else you can think of. Remember this is for a little bundle of joy that is on their way into this world, and this ladybug themed baby shower is an absolute wonderful and delightful way of bringing them in the right way and creating a precious memory for them to look back and see how much you love them.
Ladybug Lip Balm
Party favors are a must have! This lip balm is packaged in style and can be personalized for your baby shower. The party favors are sold in sets of ten. You even have the option to choose the flavor of lip balm. Your guests will love this useful gift and it’s a great way for everyone to remember a special day.