An Elegant Valentine’s Inspired Bridal Shower

What says “in love” more than Valentine’s Day? Nothing! Use this traditional celebration of love as inspiration for a unique bridal shower theme.


Sticking with traditional colors associated with Valentine’s Day, like reds and pinks, is a great foundation. Adding accents of black, white, and even rose gold are great options as well!

Simple floral designs in this color scheme is a great way to brighten up the space while sticking to a budget.

These “XOXO” balloons double as wall decor and a photo backdrop for the bride and all of her guests.

Inspiration photo from Pinterest.

Check out Target for some great decor items that are perfectly on theme! This marquee “Love” sign and these 11″ X 9″ plastic heart plates are wonderful options.


Brunch is a fantastic option for bridal showers because you can host any time from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and serve brunch! In addition, this combination of breakfast and lunch allows for an array of options; every guest is bound to find something they love!

Mimosas are a must for any brunch! In addition to the classic champagne and orange juice, feel free to spice up your bar with fresh fruit, garnishes, like mint and other juices like pomegranate and pineapple.

Inspiration photo from Pinterest.

Food options can range from a charcuterie board to a build your own waffle bar to valentine’s themed caprese salad, the options are endless!


These invitations from Etsy are an awesome option. Available as an instant download, you can customize and print these yourself.


Games are arguably the heart and soul of a bridal shower. It allows the guests to interact with the bride-to-be and learn a little more about her relationship with her soon-to-be-spouse!

This set of 12 games, from the same Etsy shop as the invitations, are also an instant download that you can edit easily.

If you are planning a wedding in Roanoke Virginia, Richmond Virginia, Fredericksburg/Northern Virginia, The Shenandoah Valley, Coastal Virginia or in Charlottesville/ Lynchburg Va. we can help with your wedding planning and ideas.

The author: Natalie

Natalie is a Vinton, VA native currently pursuing a journalism degree at Virginia Tech. She loves planning, and has a specific interest in all things to do with weddings. In her free time she enjoys reading, journalism, and traveling. Her post-grad plans are to pursue a career in magazine writing and design.