Your bestie is having a baby! As you plan a shower to celebrate the coming bundle of joy, you’ll want to do it in the most whimsical way possible — with unicorns, of course! The theme will open the party up to enchanting decor galore and a pastel palette. Peruse the 21 ideas below and you’ll be ready to throw a totally magical mom-to-be bash.
1. Cotton Candy Champagne Cocktail: Add bits of fluffy cotton candy for the big toast. You can have the pillowy pieces rest atop the bubbly, *or* you can dunk ’em and have extra sweet, pink drinks! (via Kirbie’s Cravings)
2. PrettyLittleInvite Unicorn Baby Games ($5): Break the ice with a game that pays homage to the babe while staying on-theme. This word scramble is an instant download, so it’s totes last minute-friendly.
6. Rainbow Photo Backdrop: Your mama-to-be is going to want photos to commemorate the celebration. Pairing unicorns with a rainbow backdrop will seriously bring the *yay* to all the pics. (via Oh Joy!)
7. Unicorn Mini Cakes: Your guests will be utterly captivated when you serve up these mini confetti cakes. Choose pink, blue, or gender-neutral yellow frosting depending on the babe of honor! (via browniemischief)
10. DrawMeAParty Unicorn Books and Gifts Sign ($4): Those cute gift bags and fluffy tissue papers can serve as decor too! Make sure they’re all together for one big bundle of joy with this instant-download printable.
12. Withglitternconfetti Unicorn Pinata ($65): There’s no going wrong with a large and in charge unicorn piñata. Fill it with candy, baby swag, or gender-revealing confetti. Mama gets the first swing!
13. Unicorn Gift Bag Tutorial: These party favor bags are DIY-fabulous. The tutorial will give you all the info on transforming a plain white sack into a fancy unicorn tote that guests will adore. (via Tikkido)
14. Chocolate-Covered Pretzels: There’s something amazing about a sweet and salty treat that makes chocolate-covered pretzels a sure-fire hit. Make them unicorn-approved with baby blues and pinks, and tons of sprinkles. (via Kara’s Party Ideas)
15. Ruffles & Sweets Unicorn Pastel Paper Plates ($8, set of 12): With an ombre backdrop, gold foil unicorn, and scalloped edging, we can’t think of a better way to serve your guests an array of mystical desserts.
16. GenWoo Unicorn Tassle Garland ($24): Bring a little fringy flair to your photos or dessert table with an oh-so-playful garland.
19. StyleswithCharm Horse Baby Shower Invitation ($3): The invite is the first opportunity to set the tone of the get-together, so you will *obvs* want to make sure you bring the magic.
20. Squishy Cheeks Unicorn Headband ($17): She’s the unicorn of the party! More unique (and on-theme) than a tiara, this headband will help your guest of honor really stand out.
21. Unicorn Party Cake: Add gold markings for the eyes and ears, an array of colorful frosting for the mane, and a gold horn as the cake topper, and ta-da! Your basic, white fondant cake has transformed into a unicorn beauty. (via 100 Layer Cake)
For more baby shower theme inspo, check out our party planning boards on Pinterest.
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