Wedding Shower Ideas and Themes

It is so important to be able to honor the bride and groom in the months leading up to their special day… and a wedding shower can do just that! Wedding showers are a time to celebrate the upcoming wedding and marriage with close friends and family. While some wedding showers ideas and themes are small and intimate, they can also be large and have numerous guests attending, but either way, it is important to make the wedding shower beautiful and fun!

Today, there are so many different wedding shower ideas and themes, and it can often be hard to narrow the options down! As always, it is important to make it personalized, yet one-of-a-kind at the same time. After all, every celebration leading up to the wedding day is one that will be remembered forever, so why not go ahead and make the wedding shower a fabulous experience for all?

With ideas ranging from games to play throughout the shower to favors to give away for guests, you are sure to love these wedding shower ideas! If you are planning a wedding shower, be sure to keep these ideas in mind and consider making them come to life. These ideas are sure to make your guests fall in love with your wedding shower.

Here are a few of the wedding shower ideas we found that we know you will absolutely adore!

Shower Themes and Decor

Having a fashion themed shower would be a ton of fun for the bride that is obsessed with clothes and trends. Naming each table after a different designer that the bride loves is such a unique detail!

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If the bride adores Alice in Wonderland, this themed wedding shower is perfect. With such a crazy and colorful movie, it would no doubt be a fun-filled day for everyone!

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Throwing a Paris themed event is such a classy and elegant idea, and the inclusion of quotes on each table is the perfect detail. If Paris isn’t the right city for your shower, this idea can be applied to any other country as well!

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It’s no secret that every girl adores diamonds and Audrey Hepburn, so what can be better than a Breakfast at Tiffany’s theme?

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Credit: Amy Rizzuto Photography

Unique Decorative Signs

The inclusion of the something old, new, borrowed, and blue makes this sign all the more special!

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Lead guests to the wedding shower by setting up a stunning veil and cute sign!

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Have a classic sign welcoming guests with a countdown to the wedding day. Be sure to include a stunning floral arrangement!

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This timeline of the bride and groom’s relationship is the perfect sign for a wedding shower!

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Fun Shower Games and Activities

Have guests create a wedding dress designed from toilet paper. It’s always fun to see who gets the most creative!

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Create a fun “He Said…She Said” game and see who can figure out which statement applies to the bride or groom!

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Have the ladies play a “What’s In Your Purse?” game, and whoever has the most items checked off earns a prize!

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Play “Put A Ring On It” with guests, and whoever uses the words “wedding” or “bride” loses their ring. See who can go the longest without using those words!

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Wedding Shower Desserts

Make these fun cookies that are designed to look like a wedding cake. You can switch up your icing colors to match the wedding colors!

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Credit: Studio Eleven Photography

These cupcakes are absolutely adorable with the pearls and lace. Don’t forget to add the “I Do” flag on top!

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These mini cheesecake bites are sure to satisfy any sweet tooth at your shower!

wedding shower ideas, Elizabeth Messina Photography
Credit: Elizabeth Messina Photography

Since cake pops are the newest dessert trend, have bride and groom designed cake pops!

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Shower Favors For Guests

Send guests home with a bottle of wine and create a personalized bottle label to commemorate the day!

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Guests will certainly love taking home a bottle of nail polish. Customize the color based on the bride’s wedding colors!

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Create a packet of flower seeds for guests to go home and plant in their backyard!

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Every guest would appreciate getting sent home with bath salts. They will definitely come in handy after a long day at work!

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If you are looking for ideas to make your wedding shower the perfect day, these are some great ideas to help get you inspired! And then make sure make your wedding day extra creative with these fun Etsy wedding ideas!

Check out a few of these ideas to have a fun wedding day that guests will never stop raving about!

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