Baby shower is a traditional way to celebrate the coming of a new baby. There are some people who think that a baby shower is only for first parents every birth needs to be given a reason to celebrate. If you are going to be giving a shower for somebody couples who are having their second child, you can encourage your guests to come with gifts that will help to make life of the parents easy such as dvds and babysitting coupons. Planning a baby shower is not simple because there are decisions which have to be made and it is the duty of the host to plan for it. You can contact any events Company for more advice and ideas if you are confused. It is good for a baby shower to be hosted one month before the due date. A baby shower requires a lot of planning so you will start to think about it and consult with the parents to be before due date. There are some people who decide to host the baby shower after the baby has been born. Some of the advantages of having the shower after the baby has been born is that people will bring gifts that are sex specific and engraved with the name of the baby.
The host needs to ask a few questions. Is the baby shower going to be a surprise? Is there going to be a theme for the baby shower? Answers to these questions will change feel of the shower. If the shower is a surprise then you can ask those who are close to the expectant mother what she likes. But keep this mind that surprises are not for everybody, therefore you have to make sure your guest of honor likes surprises. Before planning of the baby boy christening outfit, you have to decide on a date. You also have to make sure that the expectant mother will be free to attend. After establishing a date whether it is going to be a couple’s shower and the theme of the shower you can begin to start baby shower plans. Determining the number of people who are going to be invited to the baby shower will help you with the planning process from how much food you are going to purchase to games to play. If the baby shower is not a surprise it is good to talk to the mum in order to make sure that there will be nobody who is going to be left off. If you will not go to her for advice then you can talk to somebody who is close to her in order to get the names.
When the guest list has been established start to send baby shower invitations, they should be sent few weeks before the shower so that guests will have time to purchase the gift. Baby shower invitation needs to include all particulars concerning the event this includes the theme. If parents have registered for christening suits include this important information to the invitation. The guests should know about registry when they confirm that they are going to be attending the baby shower. If they are going to inform you by email, send them a response to inform them that you are looking forward to meet them.