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From the archives: Men and their baby showers - why these friends are now doing 'diaper parties'

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A group of friends from Cape Town having fun at a diaper party.
A group of friends from Cape Town having fun at a diaper party.
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Pink and blue balloons, baby wipes, lots of nappies and hilarious games. Some call it the ‘manshower’ while others say it’s a ‘dad-chelor’. Whatever you may want to call it, it is the male version of a baby shower.

It's now becoming a thing, and South Africans are loving it. 

These baby showers usually involve a group of friends, food, drinks, gifts, and men with fake bellies teaching each other how to bath or change babies.

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