Friday, May 18, 2012

What Is a Diaper Cake?

Diaper cakes are one of the coolest ways to show someone you care at a baby shower. It's a very special gift because, it comes with a lot of creativity and thought. This article is aimed to share with you some resources that I have found around the web that will help you to create a unique diaper cake for that special person in your life. Baby showers only happen once in a while so it's important to make a long-lasting impression for the people that you care about. A diaper cake serves as a great centerpiece at any baby shower, and they are constantly becoming one of the most popular gifts among the many mothers and fathers expecting to have a baby soon.

To make a nice diaper cake you are going to need some supplies and hardware, but if you do it correctly you won't have to spend a lot of money as a lot of things you need to build a diaper cake can be found in your own home. A lot of people get very creative when creating diaper cakes and there are so many examples on the Internet to get ideas from. I was recently looking at a diaper cake I found by searching in Google. The diaper cake had a bottle of whiskey in the middle of the cake itself for the mother and father which I thought was pretty interesting and creative to say the least. Now of course I'm sure you know what your friends or family want or desire so do make sure that the diaper cake is appropriate for your intended audience.

Common items that you're going to need are elastic bands, white tissue paper, decorative ribbon, wide white satin ribbon, and decorative accents. These are just a few things to get started but the best thing about creating a diaper cake is that usually there tends to be no perishable items that go along with it. A lot of times you will see attached to the diaper cake bubble bath supplies and other supplies that the baby will use once he or she is born.

It's also important to create a theme with your diaper cake, this could be anything relative to the theme of the baby shower or you could completely come up with your own. A lot of times I've seen plenty of diaper cakes that constantly raise the bar in terms of creativity. From pet animals to wonderful displays of flowers and pretty ribbons, I have even seen some pretty clever angel diaper cakes. If you have ever searched on the Internet for pictures and ideas you'll know what I'm talking about There really is no limit to how creative you can get creating your own diaper cake. I hope this article was informative and inspired you to go out and create your own diaper cakes.