A baby shower is a celebration for welcoming the coming of the new baby into the lives of a family. If you are planning to have a baby shower, you must provide the guests with baby shower favors as a remembrance of the special day. Ordering customized baby shower favors from specialty stores can be expensive, especially if you have plenty of guests attending the party. One of the things that you can do is to make your own cute homemade baby shower favors. Find out how to do this by following the simple instructions below.
- Materials that you need. The materials that you need for making the baby shower favors are small baby bottles, peppermint candies, chocolates, ribbons and gift tags. You can purchase the baby bottles from the website Best Baby Shower.
- Make the gift tags. You can print out the gift tags using your computer. Add the date of the shower and some thank you notes. You can also add images to the gift tag or leave it plain. Make the gift tags small so that the size is just right for the baby bottles. The ideal measurement is 1 ½ inches by 1 ½ inches. Print the gift tags and cut them out. Use a puncher to punch a hole through the gift tag so that you can put the ribbon through.
- Prepare the baby bottles. Now you can prepare the baby bottles. Add some candies and chocolates inside the baby bottle. You can choose to fill them up all the way or halfway. Use some candies that are small so that you can put more contents in the baby bottle. You can put in small marshmallows, stone chocolates, peppermint candies and any other treats that you like. Replace the cover of the baby bottles when you are done.
- Add the gift tags. Get your ribbons and cut them up into smaller pieces. Make sure that it is still has the right length to tie around the bottle. Insert the ribbon through the hole on the gift tag and then tie it around the bottle. Do this for all the party favors. If you prepared the party favors ahead of time, make sure that you store them in a cool dry place to prevent the candies and chocolates from melting.
Now you are done with your cute homemade baby shower favors. The
visitors will surely appreciate the effort that you put in making these
baby shower favors. This is just one of the ideas that you can make as
party favors. There are many other things that you can make. If you have
a theme for your baby shower, use that as inspiration for making the
party favors. You can work with other items such as soap, chocolate
bars, small glasses and many more. Just use your imagination so that you
can come up with cute items that will surprise your guests. Do not
forget to make small thank you notes to the guests for their baby shower
gifts to you.