February 28, 2011

Lucky Baby

Hosting a baby shower in the month of March, or for a mama that is expecting on or around St. Patrick's Day? Consider going green -- literally! Bright shades of green, along with shamrock details, make for a charming baby shower and one lucky baby!
Lucky Baby

Create a shamrock corsage for the guest-of-honor to pin to her dress -- DIY via Martha Stewart

Dress up tables with long lengths of grosgrain ribbon in shades of green, along with pretty napkin rings created with cardstock and ribbon -- Martha Stewart

Finger sandwiches are great for munching, and even more fun with green cucumbers --Martha Stewart

A green and white shamrock invitation is a lovely pop of color. For added flair, clover stickers look great on favor bags -- Invitation and sticker by Noteworthy Collection, available at FineStationery.com

Fill green vases with white flowers for a crisp look -- The Knot

Tiny shamrock booties and a onesie make perfect gifts for this lucky baby -- Booties via Etsy shop Sweet Emma Jean, Onesie via Etsy shop Jen's Craft Corner