Create a Beautiful Baby Shower Invitation in Canva

It’s easy to design beautiful baby shower invitations in Canva – even without any graphic design experience. Choose from our selection of unique layouts and use our ridiculously simple design tool to create the perfect baby shower invitation for your special occasion.

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Stress-free baby shower invitations

Make planning your baby shower easy and enjoyable with a beautifully designed invitation in Canva. Create a baby shower invitation that stands out by selecting colors, fonts and images to match the theme of your newborn’s special day! Don’t settle for a generic invitation, create a custom card that you can treasure for years to come.

How to make a baby shower invitation

  1. Open Canva

    Launch the Canva app or open a new web page. You can sign up for Canva through your Google or Facebook account if you haven’t yet. After that, log in and search for “baby shower invitation” design type to get started.

  2. Select a template

    Start with a blank template or peruse through hundreds of baby shower invitation templates on Canva’s library. Find and filter templates for girl, boy, twins, colorful, minimalist, floral, holiday themed, and more.

  3. Explore features

    Canva’s library is stocked with millions of professional photos, images, illustrations and other graphics. Drag and drop elements onto your page in the editor and rearrange to your liking.

  4. Personalize your design

    Give your baby shower invitation a personal touch. Upload your own images, photos, artwork and other graphics to deck out your design the way you want to.

  5. Share or print

    Once your baby shower invitations are complete, it’s time to share them with friends and family. Post them online through Facebook or Instagram or share via email. Order prints through Canva Print and get free shipping.

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Create a beautiful baby shower invitation on a budget

Between snacks, crafts and all the trimmings that come with a baby shower – it’s not hard to quickly run over budget. Canva can help you create quality invitations for free. Simply head over to www.canva.com and check out our free library of layouts.

Customize your baby shower invitation with personalized photos

Show off photos of your beautiful newborn by uploading them to Canva and adding them to your invitation. it’s free to include as many of your own images as you like.

If you want to add something extra, you can also choose from our library of over 1 million stock images, illustrations and graphics. Many of these are also free, while others are all priced at just $1 each.

Print in stunning high resolution or share your invitation online

You might want to print your baby shower invitation and hand it out personally as a thoughtful gesture. To print your finished Canva design export it as a PDF. This will allow you print in stunning high resolution.

If you want to share your baby shower invitation online, simply click the Share button and choose from several sharing options such as sending an email, sending a link to your design, or by posting your invitation directly to your social media accounts.

FAQ

Traditionally, it’s proper etiquette to send a baby shower invitation to each person individually, even if they live in the same household, although it’s becoming more common to send one invitation per household as long as each guest is named. Don’t use abbreviations, and write all numbers in numeric form.

Include the date, time and location of the baby shower along with the name of the mother-to-be. RSVP and contact information should also be added. You might also want to emphasize the theme of the shower and provide gift registry information.

For formal invitations like baby shower invitations, you might use an elegant font like Londonderry Air, something simple like Angel Baby, a classic font like Matilde, a handwritten kids font like Poppy or a casual sans font like Sunny Beaches.

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