Baby Shower Invitations
A baby shower invitation is how you introduce the pending baby shower to all your friends and family. For this reason, it's important to choose a style that is consistent with your expectations of your baby shower. Do you want something elegant or do you want to send out gag baby shower cards? Apart from the style, baby shower invitation wording is next in importance. First, however, let's explore the many options available to you in terms of baby shower invites.
Finding the Right Baby Shower Invitations
The internet is a rich source of free baby shower invitations. You will find a large selection of free printable baby shower invitations that suite your stylistic needs. Alternately, you can search for baby shower clip art to make invitations for your baby shower. The internet allows you to make a more individual baby shower card. Another benefit of the internet is that you can order discount baby shower invitations from card companies.
Finding the Right Words
Wording for baby shower invitations can be tricky, especially if you're not fond of writing. Because many mothers keep a sample baby shower invitation or baby shower thank you card as a keepsake, it's worth the effort to find the right words.
If you're looking for something different from plain prose, you can write baby shower verses, sayings or poems into your invitations! Take a look at some examples to get you started:
Baby Shower Verses
A popular example of a baby shower invitation is:
Have you heard the forecast?
A baby is predicted,
But first there will be a shower!
Join us for a baby shower
in honor of
Remember that when coming up with your own verse, start with a catchy introduction and end with the vital information of time, place, date and any important reminders.
Baby Shower Sayings
Baby shower sayings are usually short, and can start off a baby shower invitation. Try starting with a phrase such as 'our little miracle has arrived' or 'we joyfully announce the birth of our babyï¿½'. You can choose to give more information about the baby or just end with date, time and location information.
Baby Shower Poems
Baby shower poems can be fun to come up with. For example: 'we are so blessed, now that our family is complete, her name is ___, come meet our joyous treat.' Notice that the rhythm of the words and their rhyme make the poem fun and catchy.
Whatever you choose to write, remember that wording for baby shower invitations should come from your heart and not feel feigned.
Once you have the skill of invitations mastered, you can practice your baby shower thank you poems!