How to Throw a Baby Shower on a Budget

The baby shower is a party where mom and her closest loved ones celebrate the baby's next arrival. The celebration is usually straightforward, and the organization is generally to bring gifts and celebrate an expectant mother.
In this article, we will give you some recommendations so that you know how to organize a baby shower with little money.

When to Celebrate the Baby Shower?

The best time to celebrate the baby shower is when the mother is seven months pregnant. This is because the sex of the baby is already known, and the gift list can be made knowing this information.

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Baby Shower Guests

The baby shower should be an intimate occasion, and the best thing is that it does not exceed 20 people. You can divide the list between family, co-workers, friends, etc. You can invite men and the father of the baby, but it is usually done between women.

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A Place to Celebrate the Party

To celebrate the party, the best place is at home. If weather conditions allow it, it can be held in a park. The important thing is that you don't pay locally as this costs a lot of money.


To save on food, you can celebrate the party in the afternoon with simple snacks. Currently, many catering companies make sandwiches and pasta services at very affordable prices. Each guest must also bring a plate to eat together. This way, you will save money.

Gifts for the Baby

Create a gift list so that guests know what to give and that gifts are not repeated. With a baby shower, you can save money since it is appreciated that the guests buy items for the baby.

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Do not forget to have your camera pictures. It works out cheaper than hiring a photographer for the occasion. So you will have an excellent memory of a particular party to welcome your new baby.

Adapted and translated by The Cop Cart Staff

Sources: Uncomo