In Victorian times, moms-to-be were literally showered with gifts when somebody opened an umbrella. Today, the best baby showers are still parasols of surprise, thanks to stunning themes. Wow partygoers and the guest of honor with a creative shower inspired by everything from the great outdoors to royal tea parties. Flip through our album for an inside look at 12 showers worth replicating.

The Great Outdoors

For parents who love nothing more than hiking and breathing in the fresh pine-scented air, this outdoor baby shower reaches the summit. Using natural elements, DIY games and more, Taryn of Twinkle and Toast planned an exciting and phenomenal party that Mother Nature herself would be proud to host. You don’t want to miss the wildflower decorations either, so head over to her site to get the full spread.

photo courtesy of Twinkle and Toast

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— Christal Yuen