A couple of weekends ago I threw a baby shower for my friend Carrie and her baby boy due in October. Her nursery colors are orange, royal blue and grey and she wanted a bow tie theme. I had so much fun doing this and I am so excited to meet Benson in a few weeks.
For the decorations I made paper dot garlands, fabric banners, and a tissue paper tassel garland. I had a bunch of cobalt bottles and vases that I used for the our wedding so I pulled a bunch of them out and added a few orange flowers. The “It’s A Boy” banner was from another shower Carrie had earlier that she let me use too.
When the guests arrived I had them fill out little “Wishes For Benson” cards that I made.
For lunch we had chicken salad sandwiches, bow tie pasta salad, orange and blueberry fruit bow ties and crunchy Cheetos, with orange creamsicle punch to drink. I made the napkins and silverware into little bow ties, and made bow tie ribbons around the mason jars for the drinks, both of which I saw on Pinterest, but I was really happy with how they turned out.