If you're hosting a baby shower this autumn, consider using pumpkins for your inspiration. The mama-to-be will adore the pumpkin decor and tasty treats while sharing the guests excitement for her "lil' pumpkin".
Share an ultrasound photo of the baby by posting one on a pumpkin shaped cut-out with ribbons -- Creative Party Place
A onesie with a teeny pumpkin applique and a knitted pumpkin hat make great gifts for a baby born in October -- Onesie via Polka Dot Mom, Hat by Etsy seller knitrgal
Use pumpkins to spell out, "It's a Boy!" (or girl) either by writing on them with a marker, or carving them and placing candles inside. You could also carve a pumpkin for each letter of the baby's name and place them on the front step to welcome guests -- Creative Party Place
Guests will savor pumpkin smoothies, whoopie pies and a pumpkin shaped cheese ball while watching the mama open gifts -- Cheese ball via Creative Party Place, Whoopie Pies via Martha Stewart, Smoothie via The Green Baby Guide
Carve out a pretty white pumpkin, filling it with fresh flowers -- Martha Stewart
This invitation, with its fun die-cut shape, is perfect for the baby shower. Use blue or pink ink when personalizing -- Invitation by Sarah LeClere, available at FineStationery.com
Use pumpkins of different sizes, shapes and colors to create a pumpkin patch in your party space -- Creative Party Place