Third on the checklist _ You\'ve got the budget established now start figuring out the details. It\'s not necessary to do everything yourself even if you are the one paying the bills. Ask others to do things to help make the party perfect. Think about the best time of the day to have the party and make a decision about where it will be held. If you have decided it will not be in a home start checking into restaurants or other venues where a party can be held. Many places will handle all of the details for you, even down to party favors and decorations. Other places will allow you to bring decorations, a cake and other items to make you party a success. When you find the best place for your baby shower on a budget or an over the top elaborate affair make reservations right away. When the details are in place check them off the list We\'ve started you here with a few ideas for a baby shower check list. There are a lot more things that need to added to the list. Look for baby shower theme ideas at our website, Trendy Baby Shower Ideas. A theme should definitely be on your list.
Making a budget for the party is the first \"to_do\" item on your checklist. By making a budget first you can figure out how many people you can invite which leads into the next section of your checklist. Next are a group of tasks which focus on your guests. For example, you will need to make a list of who you would like to invite, obtain invitations and then prepare, address and mail the invitations. Make sure you create a deadline for when you need to have the invitations in the mail. Give your guest two weeks to RSVP to let you know if they will or will not be attending the party. Prepare a second checklist to keep track of the people who will be attending the party. Next on the party planning checklist is about the location where you\'ll be holding the party. If you have not decided where to hold the party and you are thinking of having the party somewhere other than your home, it\'s best to do a little research before moving forward. You\'ll want to add a note to your checklist to call different venues and get price quotes.