Balloon snowflakes 3

Balloon snowflakes 3

Christmas party decorations – large balloon “snowflake” sculptures.

As though the fact that Christmas falls in the winter in the Northern hemisphere is not enough, the penchant for creating “wintry” scenes and backdrops for Christmas party decorations does not seem to be lessening.

An effective method that Balloon Inspirations has utilised for filling up large spaces, particularly in rooms with high ceilings is the introduction of Balloon Snowflake sculptures often of varying sizes in order to mimic snowlake occurence in nature. These giant snowflakes are often made up of white and clear round latex balloons with accessories in silver light blue and other popular Christmas colours.

christmas party decorations Wintry Christmas scene - arctic balloon penguins on "Iceberg".

Wintry Christmas scene – arctic balloon penguins on “Iceberg”.

The incorporation of lighting within the decorations additionally enhance the atmosphere of a cold wintry evening where appropriate while other decoration elements such as lit balloon Christmas trees, lit balloon parcels and balloon table decorations all contribute to the general “Christmassy” ambiance of the party room.


Alice in wonderland themed party decorations: Croquet lawn emphasised here…

jungle themed party decorations

jungle themed party decorations

Children’s birthday parties provide fun environments for the children, their friends and parents to really let their hair down. At Balloon Inspirations, we have noticed a rising interest in having “Jungle themed” birthday party celebrations for both boys and girls who are interested in the natural world.

At the Jungle themed birthday party featured here, the venue with large windows overlooking trees and fields provided a great backdrop for the balloon decorations utilised. Various shades of green balloons were used to capture a sense of the natural colours of forests, while individual animal balloons as well as animal print balloons also tie well together. Balloon flowers and balloon monkeys swinging in the “trees” all help bring the decorations to a human scale.

More children’s themed birthday party balloon decorations from Balloon Inspirations:

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As this post is being written, a casual glance through the windows in addition to the definite “nip” in the air confirms this writer’s suspicions – Summer 2014 is definitely on it’s way to the realms of fond memories… Reminisce about those lovely and bright summer mornings in the not-too-distant past as you plan your next birthday party. In reality however, you need not wait for the summer months to have a garden party as the delights of modern technology means access to heating and electricity is instant even when partying alfresco.

If you are fortunate enough to be able to lay claim to some outdoor space around your home, you could, with some planning and our help at Balloon Inspirations transform your garden into a fantasy world.

As the game world of Minecraft is very large and varied, particular attention was placed on the use of colour as well as easily recognisable motifs in order to tie -in the various décor elements together.

Minecraft themed boys birthday party decorations
colours and game motifs allude to the world of minecraft games
Tall balloon arches and columns towering above the guests create the illusion of a ceiling even beneath the bright skies.

Minecraft games themed party decorations


You can also view some more children’s themed birthday party balloon decorations from Balloon Inspirations by clicking the following links:

Rainbows and clouds - themed party decorations


Winter wonderland under a Marquee

Winter wonderland under a Marquee

Rising “mist” on a winter’s night – Balloon decorations featuring well lit table centrepieces and balloon “Chandelier” within a large Marquee venue.

Seriously, where does the time go? Suddenly, the year is surely drawing to a close and minds begin to turn to the office party season. A time when majority of employers and employees look forward to having a great time in joyous revelry.

At Balloon Inspirations, we have the knowledge and expertise to create spectacular party décor that people would talk about long after the latest office gossip has dissipated!

Christmas party decorations - Room view with lit centrepieces
Balloon Christmas trees were further enhanced by the placement of balloon Christmas presents around the base. These all formed a lovely frame around the dance floor area of the Marquee.

For more detail of the general décor of the party venue, click to enlarge each picture below:

The pictures below give an overview of the balloon decorations for wintry Christmas party within a Marquee in Essex last Christmas. The clever use of lighting and carefully placed décor elements all come together to enhance the festive atmosphere within the Marquee.

sea side themed party decorations

Imagine your living room /lounge (or any other room in your home) being transformed into your very own mini sea-world adventure land…

This happened to a very fortunate 3 year old girl who woke up to the delights of sea world themed balloon party decorations from Balloon Inspirations.

The design brief was simple – create underwater themed balloon décor for a party at home; while the child is sleeping and as we really do love being given carte blanche on décor proposals, we set to work late on a Friday night.

The introduction of a “living” sea wall at one end of the room creates a great focal point and brilliant photo backdrop for the all important party photographs. The floor to ceiling height balloon wall in several shades of blue with fishes, bubbles and even balloon reeds all contribute to creating a definite sea life atmosphere within this suburban home.

sea life themed party decorations

Fancy having a large and bright pink Octopus on your mantle piece or any piece of furniture for that matter? – We can easily oblige – as shown in the picture below.

sea side themed party decorations

A large balloon sculpture of an Octopus “invading” the furniture!


  • sea side themed party decorations
  • sea side themed party decorations
  • sea side themed party decorations
  • sea side themed party decorations


More underwater themed balloon decorations from Balloon are available to view by clicking the following links:


Balloon sculpture: Coral Reef
Balloon Sculpture of an Anchor - Underwater prom theme

Corporate Dinner party Awards Nite - IT awards room view1


Deliberate décor is a major contributory factor in the perceived success of most events – private parties or large Corporate functions.
Balloon décor as a medium for artistic expression readily caters to a wide spectrum of events/celebrations. Balloons are therefore as equally suited to small private gatherings within the confines of a home as they are to elaborate, intricately detailed lavish public displays that draw the attention and curiosity of passers-by in large public spaces.

Balloon Inspirations had the pleasure of creating exquisite balloon decorations for an awards night organised to recognise the achievements within the Corporate IT Sector.

The use of multicoloured small balloons within large clear balloons alludes easily to the Client’s Corporate Logo and the use of balloon table decorations in this instance helps to bring what is a large room with attendant high ceilings down to a much more intimate scale .

Entrance feature: Delightful balloon wall visually announcing the entrance to the Function room.

Corporate Dinner party Awards Nite - IT awards stairway decorations

Balloon Wall in Corporate colours leads guests to the function room.

Corporate Dinner party Awards Nite – IT awards stairway decorations
Balloon Wall in Corporate colours leads guests to the function room.
For more detail, click to enlarge each picture below.


The décor for a hugely successful Circus themed party for the recently concluded World Balloon Convention (WBC) in Dallas Texas was designed by ‘Tope Abulude of Balloon Inspirations with the help of an army of volunteers…

Magnificent entrance feature: Large Clown arches

Guests at the circus themed party were ushered into the room through a tunnel of balloon arches featuring larger than life balloon sculptures of clowns wearing polka-dotted trousers!!!

Circus themed party - Clown balloon arches

Larger than life balloon clowns with polka dotted pants forming the entrance arches

Stage and Backdrop: This consisted of an extra  large wall of brightly coloured balloons in keeping with the “Circus” theme. The large variety of  individual décor elements really helped create the atmosphere of being in the “Big Top” tent of a circus. These include the dwarf  balloon columns topped with “smiley faced ” balloons, upside down balloon columns with small balloon monkey sculptures as well as the use of mainly red and yellow balloons with white accents.

Circus themed party - Stage and backdrop

Extra large balloon wall forming the stage backdrop for the circus themed part

Ceiling Treatment:

Continuing the illusion of being in the “Big Top” of a Circus, the room ceiling was covered with large tapering balloon swags which met in the centre of the room, with a large glowing balloon clown head at its apex. Balloon columns were hung from the ceiling and feature small sculptures of monkeys clambering all over.

Circus themed party - glowing clown face

Circus themed party – featuring a large glowing clown face and balloon swags

Featured below are some more photographs showing the other parts of the room , including the fun filled table decorations consisting of a floating balloon clown sculpture holding a large bunch of multicoloured balloons. Click to enlarge each picture.


Balloon Octopuses, Balloon anchors balloon fish and other Maritime balloon sculptures for great underwater themed party decorations.

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