Teddy bear-themed baby shower photo backdrop.
photographer: The Boho House | planner: AMRITA Events | balloons: Party Shop Avenue | venue: Nomad Eatery
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16 Adorable Teddy Bear-Themed Baby Shower Ideas

Teddy bear-themed baby shower photo backdrop.

Your baby shower should be a time to relax and soak in the excitement for what’s to come. PartySlate is here to take the stress out of the planning process by providing you with the best party theme inspiration. While there are so many fun themes to choose from, we have a special place in our hearts for a teddy bear-themed baby shower.

This adorable theme is perfect for any parent-to-be who’s looking to have a memorable celebration. Gather classic ideas from this curated list of bear-themed baby shower ideas for your upcoming bash. Discover décor that best fits your style, and then add your own unique twist with the help of a talented party planner. Planning a baby shower has never been easier.

Baby Shower Décor Ideas

1. Personalized Welcome Signage

photographer: The Honeycutt Empire | planner: LC Events | balloons & centerpieces: Ava Party Designs | venue: The Muttontown Club

East Norwich, NY

First impressions are everything. Set the tone of your event by creating beautiful signage. LC Events welcomed guests to this charming birthday party with signage that featured a teddy bear floating in a hot air balloon.

2. Adorable Balloon Arrangements

photographer: Carrie McGuire Photography | planner: Keosha C | florals: Flowers by Lady Buggs | balloon artist: Balloon and Paper | venue: Private Residence

Los Angeles, CA

Balloon and Paper brought a playful twist to a classic balloon arrangement with plush teddy bears doing the “heavy lifting.” Soft blue linen completed the look.

3. We Can Bear-ly Wait Photo-Op

Teddy bear-themed baby shower photo backdrop.
photographer: The Boho House | planner: AMRITA Events | balloons: Party Shop Avenue | venue: Nomad Eatery

Los Angeles, CA

It’s not a party without a stellar photo-op, and ​a playful event require a clever play on words. AMRITA Events planned this teddy bear-themed baby shower with a soft color palette and an abundance of balloons surrounding the cheeky signage.

4. Best Seat for the Parent-to-Be

Adorable Winnie The Pooh Inspired Baby Shower in Tampa, Florida
photo courtesy of planner: Social Revelry | venue: Private Residence

Tampa, FL

This Winnie The Pooh-inspired baby shower is straight out of a childhood dream. Social Revelry brought this storybook tale to life with chic décor. A special seat for the parent-to-be was placed beside a giant storybook, balloon arch, and all the key characters — resulting in the perfect photo op.

5. On Cloud Nine Centerpieces

Teddy Bears Baby Shower at Coral Gables Woman's Club in Miami, FL
photographer: Royes Media | planner: Plan Design Events | design/décor/floral: Plan Design Events | venue: Coral Gables Woman’s Club

Miami, FL

We are absolutely daydreaming over this cloud-inspired centerpiece. Plan Design Events organized a dreamy baby shower for the soon-to-be parents. This whimsical centerpiece included plush teddy bears flying patterned kites amidst the clouds.

6. Cozy Tablescape for Little Cubs

Bear-Themed 1st Birthday Party in Manhatten Beach, California
photographer: Karina Pires Photography | planner: Say I Do to Details, LLC | table & stools: Teak & Lace

Manhattan Beach, CA

Instead of a kids table, do a cubs table! Say I Do to Details, LLC organized this bear-themed event with the most heartwarming seating arrangement for the children. The forest-inspired party favors included a plush teddy bear and bear-ear headband for each child to enjoy. The party host made sure that parents were just as satisfied with bites at the “Bear Bar.”

Baby Shower Catering Ideas

7. Sweet Drinks in Honey Bear Cups

Teddy Bear Themed First Birthday Party in Atlanta, Georgia
photo courtesy of planner: KIS(cubed) Events | venue: Private Residence

Atlanta, GA

KIS(cubed) Events pulled out all the stops when planning this teddy bear-themed party. Guests can be seen drinking bear-y sweet tea out of honey bear cups with punny signage. Why use classic cups when you could enjoy something a little sweeter?

8. Teatime With Paddington Bear

photographer: Sarkis Studios | planner & caterer: Good Gracious! Events | venue: Deco Wilshire

Los Angeles, CA

Good Gracious! Events planned and catered this elegant, Paddington Bear-themed baby shower. From delicate dishware to classic English bites, this baby shower has us dreaming of a trip to London. Not only were the plush bears scattered throughout the venue, imagery and signage of Paddington Bear could also be seen on the menus and cake. The curated menu consisted of tea sandwiches, traditional shortbreads, and other English delicacies.

9. Presentation Is Everything

photo courtesy of caterer: Viola’s Kitchen Catering & Event Planning | venue: Private Residence

Chicago, IL

Viola’s Kitchen Catering & Event Planning catered this intimate shower at a private residence.​​  The mix between wood and greenery lent a rustic touch to this charming buffet table. The décor paired perfectly with the rustic teddy bear elements found at the desserts table. Of course, the star of the show was the cake topped with a teddy bear and miniature balloons.

10. Let Them Eat a Teddy Bear Cake

photographer: LaWell Photography | planner: Ann Whittington Events | floral: Plants n’ Petals | venue: Caracol | cake: Susie’s Cakes

Houston, TX

Add an extra ounce of sweetness to the day by indulging in a photo-worthy cake. Ann Whittington Events beautifully produced the theme with this charming teddy bear-topped cake.

11. Glittering Teddy Bear Cupcake Toppers

A Teddy Bear Baby Shower
photo courtesy of designer & florist: REV New York | cake: Making That Cake | caterer: Poppy’s

Hoboken, NJ

REV New York designed a darling baby shower with bear-y cute desserts. These classic vanilla cupcakes were given a dash of magic with glittery silver and blue teddy bear toppers. Our rule: the more glitter the better.

Engaging Baby Shower Activities

12. A Bear-y Classic Shower Game

Baby Shower
photo courtesy of venue: Warehouse 13

Fort Lauderdale, FL

WareHouse 13 hosted a rustic, teddy bear-themed baby shower with a bohemian twist. Elements of pampas grass and wood are highlighted throughout the venue amongst thoughtful teddy bear details. A “count the Teddy Grahams” challenge added a lighthearted, competitive element for guests to partake in. What’s a baby shower without a few classic games?

13. Make Your Own Teddy Bears

Blue Owl in Wonderland- Corporate Family day picnic
photographers: Karlie Louise Photography & Phillip Van Nostrand Photography | planner: Hollywood POP Gallery | venue: The Foundation House

Greenwich, CT

Hollywood POP Gallery used their expertise in party planning to create activities for guests of all ages to enjoy. Partygoers unlocked their inner child with a teddy bear-making station. Let’s be honest, you’re never too old to have a plush teddy bear.

14. Baby Name Suggestion Station

Baby Edwards Gender Neutral Shower
photographer: Nicee Martin Photo & Design |​​ planner: Avi Luxe Events & Designs | venue: ​​DL Studio

Chicago, IL

Having trouble deciding on a baby name? Ask your guests for some help. Planned by Avi Luxe Events & Designs, this baby shower included a baby name suggestion station to help the undecided parents with their big decision. We especially love the teddy bear dressed in a t-shirt with the couple’s last name as an additional décor item.

15. Vintage Teddy Bear Shop

Toy Themed Birthday Soirée
photographer: Christy & Co. Photography | planner: One Inspired Party | design & floral: Bambini Soiree | venue: Private Residence

Miami, FL

Bambini Soiree brought to life all of our childhood memories with the execution of this toy-themed event. A vintage-inspired toy shop included classics such as giant teddy bears and rocking horses. Take inspiration from this event for your own baby shower with a teddy bear-themed shop station where guests can “shop” for the perfect party favor.

16. Plush Party Favors

Lumberjack 1st Birthday Party at Inverness Golf Club
photographer: Christina Pawlak Photography | planner: Christina Currie Events, Inc. | décor: Meetinghouse | venue: Inverness Golf Club  

Inverness, IL

Thank your guests for coming to your celebration with on-theme goodies. Christina Currie Events, Inc. planned this lumberjack-inspired party with grizzly bear stuffed animals and s’more party favors. We love how such an adorable gift shows as an extra ounce of gratitude for your loved ones.

People Also Ask…

What is the most popular baby shower theme?

PartySlate has put together a list of 15 baby shower themes to spark even more inspiration for your party planning. Find the theme that best suits you as a soon-to-be parent from this curated list. Whether you are drawn to bright, floral themes or neutral, nature-inspired themes, you’ll find the perfect look to match your needs.

Where can I find vendors for my baby shower?

Find baby shower vendors located near you right here on PartySlate. Take the stress out of planning by working with an event planner to bring your vision to life. Don’t forget to hire a photographer to capture all of the precious moments.

Where can I find more inspiration for my baby shower?

You can find more inspiration for your baby shower right here on PartySlate. Let your imagination soar with these creative balloon arrangements and beautiful centerpieces. Be sure to check out our must-have sips and bites for your teddy bear-themed baby shower, as well.