A bridal shower is a happy event for the bride to be. It’s a day that is entirely centered on “showering” her with well wishes, love and gifts for her new life as a wife. Since there is a lot of planning involved, we’re here to help with the absolute must-haves that you should incorporate at your upcoming bridal shower.
As a general rule of thumb, you want the invitation to match the theme of the party. Creating a personalized invitations is a great way to customize them to your liking! The right invitation will set the theme of the party and informs guests on the dress code.
Next to the invitations, the decorations is what sets the mood of the party. Extra special personalized touches are an absolute must at any party! Don’t forget to showcase the guest of honor in a tasteful way, with custom posters and a personalized photo book showcasing all of her memorable moments.
Games & Activities
Don’t forget the games! Find 2-3 games that every age can play. Bridal shower bingo, what’s in her purse trivia, and toilet paper wedding dresses are just some of the traditional activities at most bridal showers. Here’s a fun idea! Create a questionnaire (similar to the Newlywed Game) that the groom can answer before the shower. Then at the party, quiz the bride to see if her answers matches his.
A DIY photo booth is a great guest book alternative and a fun and affordable favor for party-goers. Create a backdrop that matches the party theme and add a few fun props for guests to use. Learn how to make your own here!
A string of photos is the perfect personalized touch that will make the bride smile. If you are having the party outside, string some twine (or utilize the clothesline, if it is already there) and ask guest to bring their favorite photo memory of them and the bride. When they arrive, have them attach their photo or a note with well wishes for the future Mrs.
These flower photo centerpieces is an elegant display for any table setting. Attach your favorite photo print of the bride to each centerpiece and arrange on each table.