34 Beautiful Bridal Shower Decorations for Every Style (and Budget)

Backdrops, signs, balloons, oh my! There are lots of ideas to consider when it comes to decorating a bridal shower. Here, shop our favorite bridal shower supplies.
Bridal shower decorations and supplies
The Knot
Updated Oct 19, 2020
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Hosting a bridal shower? We know you're going to crush it—and some stellar bridal shower decorations will surely help. What do you buy for a bridal shower? It kind of depends…the venue, type of refreshments you're serving, size of your guest list and the bride's taste all play a role. That said, you don't have to go crazy. First, cover the basics (like stuff to eat off of), then add a few extras at your discretion. A few thematic accents go a long way! Need inspiration? These bridal shower supplies have caught our eye, and we think they'll impress all your attendees too.

(Psst… want more bridal shower planning inspo? Check out our favorite bridal shower centerpieces, favors, gifts, games and even game prizes. We've got you covered.)

Festive Photo Backdrop

Fringe photo bridal shower backdrop

One of our favorite bridal shower decoration ideas? A quality bridal shower backdrop—it can transform any space and provides a fun activity (a selfie station) to boot. We like this rose gold fringe option, but The Knot Shop has plenty of other styles to choose from.

The Knot Shop fringe curtain backdrop in Rose Gold, $10, TheKnotShop.com

Bridal Shower Welcome Sign

Clear acrylic bridal shower welcome sign

Set the tone ASAP with a bridal shower welcome sign. This modern acrylic beauty comes printed with your event's details.

Rich Design Co personalized clear bridal shower welcome sign, from $50, Etsy.com

Love Balloons

Love letter bridal shower balloons

Decorative balloons are a must at any party these days, but when it comes to a bridal shower, ones that spell out "love" are especially fitting for the occasion.

The Knot Shop mylar foil balloon decoration in Cursive Love, $9, TheKnotShop.com

Elegant Candleholders

Candleholder bridal shower decoration

Searching for bridal shower table decorations? Fill these mini holders with real or faux tealight candles to create a warming glow at an outdoor or evening celebration. The wire hangers offer versatility too, since they can be strung across a tent or simply set on a surface.

The Knot Shop miniature glass tealight holder with wire hanger, from $20 for a set of 6, TheKnotShop.com

Ring Dessert Toppers

Diamond ring cupcake toppers for bridal shower

Elevate any passed sweets with a little sparkle. These diamond ring bridal shower cupcake toppers do just the trick—and work for more than just cupcakes.

Posh Soiree diamond ring cupcake toppers, $5 for a set of 12, Etsy.com

Bridal Shower Napkins

Heart napkins and bridal shower table decorations

Okay, we're absolutely in love with these too-cute heart-shaped bridal shower napkins. And just so you know, The Knot Shop sells more options where these came from.

The Knot Shop cute special occasion paper party napkins in Heart, $6 for a set of 20, TheKnotShop.com

Floral Paper Plates

Floral bridal shower party plates

We're obsessed with all floral bridal shower decorations, but especially these chic ones. One step above standard paper plates but not too fancy for a more casual shower, this modern set offers all the pizzazz you need. (And not to toot our own horn, but The Knot Shop carries tons of gorgeous bridal shower plates for every theme, from tropical and mermaid to Art Deco.)

The Knot Shop bright florals hexagon paper plates, $7 for a set of 12, TheKnotShop.com

Rustic Chalkboard Sign

Rustic chalkboard sign bridal shower decoration

Chalkboard signs are go-to rustic bridal shower decorations. They're great because you can personalize what's written (or drawn!) on them to your heart's content. Plus, they can be reused again and again.

The Knot Shop self standing chalkboard sign with rustic wood frame, $50, TheKnotShop.com

Bridal Shower Photo Shoot Frame

Tropical bridal shower photo shoot frame

No shower is complete without a fun photo op. This cute cardboard cutout frame will look great in any selfies guests take. They might just make your shower go viral.

Luck and Luck personalized bridal shower photo booth frame, $18, Etsy.com

Bridal Shower Chair Sign

Bride to Be bridal shower chair sign

How stylish is this laser-cut "bride to be" decoration? Take your pick of mirrored metallics, black or hot pink for the color.

Happily Ever Etched Inc double layer Bride to Be bridal shower chair sign, from $40, Etsy.com

Bridal Shower Decoration Kit

Bridal shower decoration kit

The easiest way to decorate a shower is to have all the decorations and supplies bundled together for you. This multi-piece kit contains matching plates, napkins, straws, confetti, table signs and more. Just choose the design based on the shower theme.

Kristen Smith Wildflowers dream party decor, $129, Minted.com

Glamorous Table Numbers

Bridal shower table numbers

No matter how many people you have attending the shower, chances are not everyone knows each other. Mix old friends and new, and in-laws and family members with these gold number stands that designate seating with class. Talk about elegant bridal shower decorations.

Oriental Trading gold calligraphy table numbers, $25 for a set of 12, OrientalTrading.com

Thematic Seating Chart

Tea party bridal shower seating chart decoration

If your party is formal enough to call for table numbers, you'll also want a seating chart. Searching for tea party bridal shower decorations? This sign lists everybody's names and assignments on teacups.

Allison Ec Design printable bridal shower tea party seating chart, $25, Etsy.com

Romantic Serving Dishes

LOVE bridal shower table decorations

This serveware doubles as sweet bridal shower table decorations. Offer hors d'oeuvres, sweet treats and even mini favors off the ceramic plates that spell out "love." Alternatively, use them to display candles, flower petals or pretty shells and stones (hello, beach-themed bridal shower decorations).

The Knot Shop LOVE plate set, $40, TheKnotShop.com

Bridal Shower Cake Topper

Pop the Bubbly bridal shower cake topper

You've got plenty of options when it comes to bridal shower cake toppers, but we personally like the celebratory message this "pop the bubbly" one sends.

The Knot Shop Pop the Bubbly acrylic cake topper, $20, TheKnotShop.com

Tropical Place Settings

Tropical leaf bridal shower place setting

When paired with other tropical bridal shower decorations, these monstera leaf-shaped place mats will transform your space into an oasis. Now those are good bridal shower table decorations.

The Knot Shop tropical monstera leaf die-cut paper placemat sheets, $27 for a set of 12, TheKnotShop.com

Mimosa Bar Sign

Mimosa bar bridal shower sign

Sip, sip, hooray for cute bridal shower decorations! This bridal shower sign directs guests right to the action: the mimosa bar, of course! Get it to hang or prop it on a bar cart.

The Blue Barnette mimosa bar sign, $20, Etsy.com

Modern String Lights

Geometric string lights for bridal shower decor

There's nothing wrong with standard twinkle lights (shop our favorites right here), but if you're looking for an upgrade, try these fancy geometric string lights. They work for a wide range of party themes and styles, and you can hang them or use them as makeshift centerpieces.

The Knot Shop decorative battery operated LED string lights in Black Geo, $16, TheKnotShop.com

Love Neon Sign

Love neon sign bridal shower decoration

Neon signs are some of the best bridal shower decorations to date. Greet guests with this electric artwork that sets an undeniably cool vibe. Then, gift the light to the bride!

Amped & Co. love LED neon light, $50, Amazon.com

Glittery Champagne Flutes

Glittery champagne flute bridal shower decorations

If everyone is kicking it outside for the shower, plastic champagne glasses are the way to go. These sparkly ones scream "ready to party."

Oojami gold glitter plastic champagne toasting flutes, $14 for a set of 30, Amazon.com

Unique Drink Charms

Cactus drink charms for bridal shower

So no one mixes up their champagne, wine or spritzers, these themed charms are a cute way to distinguish everyone's glass. Choose from festive llamas, colorful unicorns and these adorable cacti—the pack even includes a matching bottle stopper. Coordinate them with the rest of your bridal shower decorations.

World Market cactus wine glass markers and stopper set, $8, WorldMarket.com

Bling Banner

Diamond ring bridal shower banner

String this ring banner up across a doorway, behind the dessert table or really, anywhere you please.

Paper Source ring banner, $10, PaperSource.com

Bridal Shower Photo Booth Props

Bridal shower photo shoot frame and props

Guests will love posing with this ring-shaped "I do crew" bridal shower photo shoot frame, not to mention the matching personalizable props (sold separately).

Sugar Sweet Party ring bridal shower photo booth frame, $17, Etsy.com

Pretty Tablecloth

Blush pink bridal shower tablecloth

This blush pink and white cover livens up any table and instantly set the scene for the rest of the tablescape. Pair it with bridal shower table decorations in complementary colors.

The Knot Shop blush Whirlwind table cover, $14, TheKnotShop.com

Decorative Bridal Shower Balloons

XO XO bridal shower balloons

Bridal shower balloons galore! Scatter these large XO balloons across the floor or tie them all up together as a balloon bouquet.

The Knot Shop large 17" white round wedding balloons in XO, $7 for a set of 3, TheKnotShop.com

Heart Coasters

Heart shaped bridal shower coasters

These bridal shower table decorations really drive home the theme of the day, all while protecting your venue's furniture—score.

Kate Aspen heart cork coasters, $2 for a set of 4, Amazon.com

Custom Confetti

Custom couple wedding confetti for bridal shower

Is it really a party without confetti? Think beyond standard bridal shower table decorations and go for this customizable confetti that can be personalized with the happy couple's names. The package also includes confetti hearts in your choice of color to supplement the glitter-adorned names.

Cricutie custom wedding confetti, $7 for 30 pieces, Etsy.com

Brunch Bridal Shower Balloons

Bridal shower brunch balloons

Love the idea of a brunch bridal shower? You'll love this bridal shower balloon kit that spells out "love you a brunch." You pick the color: rose gold, gold, silver or a chic gold and silver combo. (Mixed metals aren't just trending for rings!)

Party Eight Love You a Brunch bridal shower balloon banner sign, from $16, Etsy.com

Bridal Shower Garland

String light fake greenery bridal shower table decoration

Dress up any tablescape with this beautiful green garland, which is a boho alternative to a standard table runner. String lights are interspersed between the faux eucalyptus leaves for even more pizazz.

Urban Outfitters eucalyptus vine string lights, $18, UrbanOutfitters.com

Hanging Hearts

Hanging heart bridal shower decoration

When hanging from above, these elegant hand-blown glass hearts look like they're floating in midair. Center them around the cake or the gifts to create a focal point.

The Knot Shop white blown glass hanging large heart decoration, $2, TheKnotShop.com

Diamond Ring Piñata

Diamond ring pinata bridal shower decoration

It's probably been a long time since everyone in attendance has gone to a party with a piñata, but you can fill this diamond-shaped one with more than just candy (although that's never a bad idea, either). Little favors or some costume jewelry elevate everyone's favorite childhood party activity.

Oriental Trading metallic diamond ring piñata, $26, OrientalTrading.com

Creative Napkin Rings

Lemon napkin rings for bridal shower

Lemon-themed bridal showers are having a moment and we can see why. These lemon-shaped napkin rings are absolutely adorable and make unique bridal shower table decorations when paired with coordinating linens.

Seashells to Hay Bales lemon napkin rings, $14 for a set of 4, Etsy.com

Miss to Mrs. Decor

Miss to Mrs bridal shower banner chair sign decoration

We'd be remiss not to include some more rustic bridal shower decorations. This burlap bridal shower chair sign celebrates the transition from "miss" to "Mrs."

PIXNOR Miss to Mrs natural burlap banner bridal shower chair decoration, $8, Amazon.com

Bridal Shower Cups

Bridal shower cups supplies

These bridal shower party cups are decorated with the festive phrases "yay," "party time," "ooh-la-la" and "so much fun." (And while you're on the Paper Source site, take a peak at these incredible flower plates.)

Paper Source rose gold typographic party cups, $7 for a set of 8, PaperSource.com

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