Encourage CostumesNo need to go crazy here - even ovens mitts, red lipstick and an apron will do. When everyone comes in a type of costume, the photos look even better and it helps break the ice (fast). Your vintage-inspired bride will appreciate the way her friends risked looking a little silly just for her!
Make a Mouthwateringly Retro Food TableServe classics such as coke, cupcakes, milk shakes, burgers, and finger foods! For some delicious and fun 50's finger food ideas, check out this site!
Cute Retro FavorsMini candies used to be all the rage back in the 50's (we think it has something to do with finger food and minnie mouse...). You can buy custom candy wrappers for mini candies that will tie in to your retro themed bridal shower like a charm.
Fun & Games
Remember pin the tail on the donkey? How about Pin the Tie on the Hubby? This Etsy seller is making this fabulous kit to really bring some oldschool housewife flare to your 1950's themed shower. Check it out!