Headed to a Baby Shower? Here's What to Wear

Among the milestones you and your friends will experience, the arrival of a new baby is one of them. And with the announcement of a bundle of joy on the way comes the invitation to the shower. However, creating the perfect baby shower outfit can be a little daunting—especially if you’ve never attended one before.

Right up there with attending a wedding, a baby shower is an exciting and joyous occasion, and there’s no reason you should be stressed out about what to wear. To help you focus your energy on celebrating the expecting parents and the baby, we’ve rounded up our favorite outfits that are appropriate for any shower you might be attending this spring.

From vibrant colors and romantic prints to pencil skirts and accessories, these ensembles will give you the right balance between festive and appropriate for the occasion while also keeping your look light and fun. You’ll have a great time welcoming in the new baby, and these looks will help you do it in style.

A pencil skirt is always a polished and flattering option for a baby shower. Wear yours with a ruffled top for a romantic twist.

You can’t go wrong with a flattering pencil skirt.

Available in sizes 2 to 10.

Baby shower outfits


Collage Vintage

Vibrant hues will put anyone in a good mood for the occasion (and who wouldn’t be already?). If you’re wearing a bright dress, offset it with a pair of patterned shoes to give your ensemble more texture.

Tangerine orange will cheer up anyone’s day.

Available in sizes FR 32 to FR 40.

These will be so comfortable.

Available in sizes 35 to 41.

baby shower outfits for spring


Sandra Semburg

If you’re wearing a dress with floral details, play into the accent colors by wearing a pair of boots in coordinating tones.

You’ll get so many compliments when you wear this dress.

Available in sizes 14 to 24.

These berry boots will be a welcomed addition to your wardrobe.

Embrace the fresh beginning of a new baby with a green floral dress. Let your dress be the hero of your look and pair it with neutral sandals.

This It-girl favorite will be a crowd pleaser at the shower.

Available in sizes XXS to XL.

Say hello to your next pair of summer sandals.

Available in sizes 35 to 41.

Spring baby shower outfits


Collage Vintage

If you’d prefer not to wear florals for the occasion, gingham is a great print for spring too. For a more casual event, layer on a denim jacket to dress the look down.

Never not needing a new denim jacket

Available XS to L.

Gingham is a great alternative to florals for spring.

Available in sizes XS to XL.

For some creative dressing, wear a button-down dress as an open tunic over a pair of skinny jeans to get the most out of your clothes. You’ll be the coolest girl in the room.

You can wear this as a dress on its own or as a tunic.

Available in sizes 6 to 14.

Wear these black skinnies with anything.

Available in sizes 14 to 26.

An off-the-shoulder dress is a fun and flirty option for the occasion. Take you boho-inspired outfit even further and accessorize with a wooden handbag.

The perfect dress for spring.

Available in sizes 10 to 18.

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Outfits to wear to a spring baby shower


Collage Vintage

A modern take on the shirtdress will guarantee to have all eyes on you. Style it with a pair of boots in a similar hue to give your outfit depth. 

Wait until you see the back.

Available in sizes L to XXL.

This denim-hued boot will go with everything you wear.

Available in sizes 36 to 40.

Outfit ideas for a spring baby shower


Sandra Semburg

Could there be anything better for a baby shower than a floral wrap dress? To keep your look on the unexpected side (and perhaps give it an edge), style it with tall black boots.

Yes, you need a pair of classic tall boots in your closet.

Available in sizes 6.5 to 10.5

Whether you have one shower to attend or many more, these looks will have you ready for all of your festivities.