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September 28th, 2009, 03:16 AM
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When you attend a baby shower, what kind of favor is your favorite to get as a guest?

Mints? (especially if there's lots of food at the shower that could make your breathe kicking like no other)
Chocolate Lollipop?
Hershey Kisses/Minibars?
Jelly beans?
Bath Salts?
Bags of Tea?
Bags of Popcorn?

That's all I can think of right now.
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September 28th, 2009, 08:28 PM
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I forgot to mention that I am asking this question because I'm planning my SIL's baby shower for late next month! And, I want to give guests something they'd actually like to have.

I also found how to make these Flower Pens! I think most people would like to get one and they are EASY and relatively cheap to make.

Or, you can add flowers to magnets (to add the flower to a pic on the refridgerator, a metal filing cabinet, etc...). Again, cheap and easy!
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September 30th, 2009, 09:41 PM
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I've never actually been to a baby shower, but I like the pens and the jellybean ideas.

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October 17th, 2009, 02:08 AM
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The flower pens ended up being much cheaper than I had expected they would cost! Yay! I made 14 tonight and need to make another 14 by the end of this weekend for SIL's baby shower.

I didn't put tags on mine. I'm keeping them in two flower pots as centerpieces.
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February 27th, 2010, 05:45 PM
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Lurking in !! I think the Pen idea is great !!! I know at my first shower and other showers i've been too they all scrambled and werent prepared for that aspect of the day... When they wanted to do games and such. ILTI !! (i like this idea)
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March 15th, 2010, 04:44 PM
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I think I like edible favors the best, like chocolate or cookies. But the pen is a great idea, too. I am all about useful things and a pen is definitely something people can use.
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April 8th, 2011, 07:50 AM
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small picture frames are always cute.
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April 8th, 2011, 09:51 AM
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I love the flower pens! When I was an Avon rep, I would make them and spray them with perfume so they were samples too
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June 10th, 2011, 09:31 PM
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I saw these favors on the show Pregnant in Heels and at Tori Spelling's and Mariah Carey's shower...
Baby Shower Favors. i need help choosing one for my shower, but I love them all. Which favor do you think is the most elegant? I think i like to recieve something I can actually use..
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July 11th, 2011, 02:29 PM
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We are doing thank you jars with pink jelly beans and ribbon around the top of the jar . That is just something we are giving everyone. We will have It's a girl hershey kisses in bowls so the candy aspect is covered. For gifts for the games I think my sister is getting candles or something. My sister is throwing it.

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August 26th, 2011, 02:29 PM
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I was all set to say "anything edible" and leave it at that, but those flower pens are super cute! I'd love one of those and maybe some chocolates!
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November 14th, 2011, 02:31 PM
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Originally Posted by MommaOnCloud9 View Post
I didn't put tags on mine. I'm keeping them in two flower pots as centerpieces.
Super cute idea! I like it - the magnets would have been fun too. It's nice that you could save even more money though using the pens as the centerpieces.
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June 12th, 2012, 07:28 AM
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Thanks for the information.
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July 1st, 2013, 07:25 AM
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Chocolate, for sure!
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