The birth of a baby is usually cause for celebration and joy among family and friends of the future parents. It is a tradition that people closest to them give them clothes or accessories for the baby that is on the way. It is a great way to prepare the trousseau and first baby clothes and celebrate
The birth of a baby is usually cause for celebration and joy among family and friends of the future parents. It is a tradition that people closest to them give them clothes or accessories for the baby that is on the way.
It is a great way to prepare the trousseau and first baby clothes and celebrate the arrival of a new member to the family at the same time. This tradition in the Anglo-Saxon countries is called Baby Shower.
How the Baby Shower is celebrated
For years in the United States, the future parents have a party to which they invite their friends and family. It is the time when gifts are bought for the little one who is on the way. Although the Baby Shower party comes from the United States, the celebration has been exported to Latin America and Europe, so much so that in countries such as Argentina, France and the United Kingdom it is very successful and very popular.
The Baby Shower party is a tradition, to such an extent that invitations are made only for this day and even a special decoration is made for the date.
The party is usually organized by the sister of the pregnant woman, a sister-in-law or her friends, although it is not a girls' party, both the friends of the mother and family and friends of the father are invited.
The organizers of the party have to decorate the house in a colorful and cheerful way and can even create their own invitations to send to the participants of the Baby Shower. During the celebration there will also be a small snack or lunch so they have to organize buffet tables so that guests can drink and eat canapés, sandwiches or any other appetizer. It is typical to also organize games of guessing, lotteries or making handicrafts or even create games with themes related to the baby in which you can use bottles, diapers, pacifiers ...