Americans Are Spending Money On Baby Showers Despite A Depressed Economy

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The recent baby showers of Mariah Carey, Pink, and Jessica Alba notes a trend in American spending, and not just amongst the richest celebrities. According to The Augusta Chronicle, more and more Americans are spending money on baby showers while cutting back on other expenses. has noticed consistent sales as their baby shower business is holding steady in the midst of the current economic crisis.

Most Americans are becoming more and more budget conscious, but not when it comes to the birth of a baby. Online websites, such as are servicing more and more orders for everything from personalized baby favors and beautiful decorations to practical gifts and interactive baby shower games.

"We operate various baby shower websites, including our main e-commerce site and some content websites that help people plan their baby showers. Despite the slow economy, the traffic across our websites remains strong. People are still throwing parties to celebrate the birth of their babies because it is an important once in a lifetime event." -- Brian Ling - Marketing Manager for My Baby Shower Favors, LLC.

As a result of this spending trend, The Daily Mail recently featured a “how-to host a baby shower” piece for the friends and family members of mommies –to-be. Women want to be pampered and baby showers are milestone events. The Daily Mail article discussed how important it was for actor Jessica Alba to have both crafty and beautiful decorations at her baby shower.

It isn’t just celebrities who are spending money on party supplies. In recent times, The Washington Post did a feature on baby showers and their importance within American culture. The feature alluded to the fact that most women will spend a pretty penny on baby showers, even if the shower has to be put off until after the baby is born.

As another testament to the increasing trend of amplified spending on baby showers, The Kansas City Star’s Judith Martin (who serves as the publication's Miss Manners) recently discussed the spending etiquette of baby showers. Martin said baby showers “have turned from light-hearted events to pretentious ones with serious outlays of money.”

My Baby Shower Favors is meeting the party supply demands of these joyous events by allowing event planners to materialize their baby shower concepts from start to finish. The company's website has a wide-variety of cute, trend friendly products to meet any budget requirement.

My Baby Shower Favors, LLC is a U.S. based company dedicated to customer satisfaction and is a member of the Better Business Bureau. The company offers a variety of baby shower and party supplies, including all of the hottest brands, such as the ever popular Winnie The Pooh Diaper Cake. The company also provides secure and safe shopping through PayPal, Yahoo! Stores, and accepts all major credit cards.

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