Balloon centerpieces look cheery and add a fun element to
your celebrations. You can choose air or helium balloons made of latex or foil for
your craft. The other supplies are pretty simple as evident in the below
tutorials. Pictures of Disney princesses, Elmo, Pokemon, Spongebob, Avengers, Bubble
Guppies, Cookie Monster, Doc McStuffins, Dr. Seuss, Little Mermaid, and other
fictional characters on the centerpieces make them attractive to the little
munchkins. Teens would love Hollywood themed ones. You can create them for
festive occasions such as X-mas, Bar Mitzvah, Christening, Halloween, Luau, Mardi
Gras, Quinceanera, masquerade ball, prom, and so on.
The white balloon centerpieces deck up your wedding hall
like a dream. If it’s a party and you love bling, go for gold balloons. Green
balloons can be used to reinforce a safari or jungle theme. For Valentine’s
Day, you can have heart-shaped red or rose gold balloons as centerpieces.
The weights to hold down your hot air balloons can be small
baskets filled with flowers as pointed out in the above-linked tutorial or mason
jars topped with candles, as shown in the below picture. Other weight ideas are
a baby bottle, basket with a teddy bear or elephant soft toy, etc. You can
decorate the large, paper lantern style balloon with pennants.
You need to scroll down the above-linked article to reach
point number seven that speaks about making the confetti balloon centerpieces.
This exquisite purple, green and yellowballoon bouquet does justice to a carnival, casino or circus
theme. You can also have clown balloons if you are hosting a party in the
latter theme. Note the technique for holding down the balloons. For fall, you
can design the DIY with jumbo orange, yellow and brown balloons.
This fun hot air balloon flower centerpiece is pretty easy
to make. The table number is written on it, making it quite useful.
You can choose a lovely pink balloon for the baby shower of
a little girl. The method is the same as the above. Options to fill the tiny basket
acting as the base are confetti, straw or even fresh berries. Nets attach the
balloon securely to the base.
Doesn’t the glitter wine bottle below the balloon look
lovely, giving it an overdose of glitz? The sheer black bow adds to the glam
Hosting a unicorn party? Deck up the party in style with
these gorgeous unicorn balloons. Design it using the same principle as the
above tutorial. Just add the paper horns, ears and draw the adorable eyes.
Balloon centerpieces can be cheery wedding table
decorations. If you don’t want to go with the traditional white look, choose
red that never goes out of style. The golden letters add the right amount of
Instead of opaque ribbons to attach the balloons to the
table, as shown in the above tutorial, you can use sheer ribbons. You can also
replace the regular helium-filled balloons with double ones. A pink balloon
inside a clear one would leave you enchanted.
This fun centerpiece resembles a bunch of ice-cream cones. For
birthdays, you can have balloons in the shape of candies, gumball (where you
use mini balloons), popcorn, strawberry shortcakes, cupcake, too. They would
leave the little ones swooning. Other shapes can be palm trees, pineapples,
hula hoops (for a tropical/Hawaiian themed party), stars, cars, fish (for an
under the sea theme), rubber duck, butterfly, zebra, monkey and other animals, pirates,
For graduation, decorate with yellow and black balloons on
sticks or clusters of smaller balloons. A smiling emoji face, lifts the spirit
of the party. You can accessorize it with LED lights if you so wish.
Tulle wrapped centerpieces have an elegant edge. They are
apt for wedding receptions. For the baptism celebration of a boy, you can have
blue balloons in the shape of crosses. The cross design with flying doves can
be used for first Communion.
This brilliant balloon centerpiece does not use helium for
inflation. You can play around with a variety of color combinations like pink,
black and white; pink and black; black, white and silver; blue and silver;
black and gold; blue, white and red (for 4th of July), etc. for an
attractive look. For a Frozen or winter wonderland theme, having them in blue
and white can be a brilliant idea. You can look for snowflake designs on your
This cute confetti filled balloon centerpiece on a vase looks
rocking, doesn’t it? For a wedding, you can choose a white color for the
balloons. If you are decorating for a birthday party, then you can glue gold
numbers denoting the age on the balloons.
Disney fans would be enthralled with this Minnie Mouse
centerpiece. The polka-dotted pink and white balloons are a show-stealer. You
can have the color combination as red and black for Mickey Mouse or a ladybug
theme. You can also have the pictures of Tinker Bell, Minions, Trolls, Moana, Hello
Kitty, Peppa Pig, superheroes like Batman, and other cartoon characters on the
balloons to make them kid-friendly.
Choose manly colors like browns, blacks, yellows and blues
to design a balloon topiary for the men. You can also have sport themed
balloons in basketball, baseball or football designs for them. A paper mustache
on the top balloon would look cool.
You can make this cloud glow in the dark by using suitable
neon balloons. It would look stunning on New Year’s Eve. Pictures of Ninja
Turtle, Paw Patrol, Dora, Sofia the First, Baby Shark, My Little Pony,
Minecraft on the balloons make for a lovely sight.
This lovely balloon pacifier centerpiece has been decorated
with feathers to add pizzazz to its looks. No prizes for guessing the aptness of
the idea for a baby shower party.
Take the glam quotient of your indoor or outdoor decoration up by notches with the above DIY ideas. Tall, giant hot air balloon centerpieces look spectacular floating in the air. Nautical ones look suave in blue. Table tops look pretty with floral bases and balloons in rainbow colors. The buffet table of a bridal shower is going to look ravishing with these décor items. And what’s more? You are going to win the hearts of your guests with aplomb.