Cute as a Button Baby Shower Decorations

cute as a button baby shower decorations

Probably the best (and most obvious) Cute as a Button baby shower decorations are buttons.  There are lots of ways you can use buttons throughout the decor.  You can scatter them across the tables – around vases for centerpieces, throughout the food table, or across the gift table.  You can also use buttons to make garland or to embellish vases, frames, or even a monogram.  Here are some of our favorite ideas for decorating a cute as a button shower.


Buttons for a Cute as a Button Baby Shower


Craft Buttons from Oriental Trading

The most obvious way to decorate a baby shower with the theme “cute as a button” is with buttons, of course.  You can find buttons at any craft store or in the craft department of larger box stores.  Oriental Trading is also a great place to buy buttons online – they have a lot of different color options that could make a good starting place for your shower’s color scheme if you don’t already have colors in mind.



Buttons in Rainbow of Colors from Oriental Trading

If you’re using buttons in your decorations you can go with one or two colors or use a rainbow of colors in the decor.  This button package from Oriental Trading is a great, inexpensive option if you want to use a wide range of colors.



Cute as a Button Tableware


Customized “Cute as a Button” Napkins from

These “cute as a button” napkins could be a great way to add the shower theme to your tableware.  There are lots of different options for both the color of the napkin and the color of the ink and you can customize the wording however you want.  The napkins are sold in sets of 50 and they are pretty costly, but they would make a perfect accent to plain, budget-friendly tableware.



Cute as a Button Tableware Package from

There aren’t many plates/cups/napkins options available for the cute as a button shower theme.  This package from Birthday Direct was one of the only ones we could find.  There is also a girl version available in pink.


Other Cute as a Button Baby Shower Decorations

cute as a button baby shower decoration

cute as a button baby shower decorations

cute as a button free printable decoration

Printable Banner in Pink and Navy  |  Printable Banner in  Green and Navy

Garlands and banners make some of our favorite decorations for baby showers.  We’ve designed these printable banners for you to print and use at the shower you’re using for free.  They’re available in a pink/coral/navy color palette and a teal/aqua/navy color palette.  If you like these printable cute as a button baby shower decorations, we have some other free matching items.  Be sure to check out our other Cute as a Button resources to print out matching food labels, cupcake toppers, and favor tags!



Free Printable Buttons from

Here is a great free printable for hand-drawn buttons from  The buttons are available in pink, yellow, and blue colors and you can use them to make garlands, favor tags, cupcake toppers, etc.  They make a sweet and inexpensive way to decorate your cute as a button shower.



Printable Button Garland from Etsy seller Design Birdie

We love how this garland has buttons of different sizes to add some visual interest.  If you’re using a bunch of different colors with your baby shower decor, this garland from Etsy seller Design Birdie could work really well.  You purchase a digital file from this seller and then print and put together the garland yourself.



Button Decorations from

We love how this real baby shower featured on uses buttons throughout the decor.  Check out their post to see how beautiful the buttons look scattered on tables, added to frames and boxes, and accenting the invitations and napkin rings.  Gorgeous!



DIY Button Decor Tutorial from

This do-it-yourself project would be perfect as a decorative accent for any baby shower.  You can use the first letter of the new baby’s first or last name and decorate it with buttons in the colors you’re using for the baby shower.  This would be such a sweet decoration that would be nice (and cute) enough to also be used in the baby’s nursery.