DIY Rainbow Balloon Arch Backdrop

Rainbow, while we listen this word lots of colors come to our mind in a beautiful pattern. Why don’t we make this beautiful pattern as party backdrop. It will be fantastic for kids birthday party. This rainbow balloon arch backdrop is super easy to make and you don’t need to have so much of material to make it.

If you have some friends to help you and a inflater, it will be very easy and can be done in really fast. You should install it on the same day of party or you can make it one day before at max.

So let’s start with the material needed: Number of balloon may vary on the size of backdrop, Here we have use 11’’ balloons (white and diamond clear), few mini balloons (white and diamond clear), 260Q latex balloons these are the long balloons usually used for balloon twisting (in neon pink, coral, red, mandarin orange, yellow, wintergreen, green, tropical teal, caribbean blue, periwinkle, and lilac–), scissors, balloon inflator, clear tape.

Let’s Start:

Step 1: Well very simple, inflate balloons!! Start by inflating 260 balloons in each color, we made each row of color two balloons wide.

Step 2: Let’s start with innermost color that is lilac and tape them in the partial arch. To keep the balloon in right shape use clear on balloons ends and in the middle. Make sure the balloons are well parallel to the wall with two rows of each color.

Step 3: Repeat the process with each color. Make sure there is no space in between the lines. Keep the arch at least one foot off the floor.

Step 4: Once you are done with the rainbow, now you need to blow up the mini balloons in various sizes. Start with the big balloons and tape them in 12’’ space between rainbow and floor so that a cloud could be form.

Step 5: Now it’s time for the final touch. Fill up the gaps if there is any and make the cloud fluffy and with clear effect!

It’s done, making it with your friends or partner could be a great fun. The colors of this backdrop makes your feel good and happy. You can also click photographs in front of it and have a beautiful rainbow balloon arch. If you want to buy the products used here, check out our product page and buy in just one click!

How To Create a DIY Balloon Garland

Balloon garland is very trendy these days, they are beautiful and gorgeous. Easy and affordable to create. Most of the DIY on internet often seems difficult and daunting. But today we are here with simple and easiest way to create white balloon garland. You use any color of balloon and it it can as large and as small you want. Today here we are going to make white balloon garland with medium size balloon.

Let’s start:

Step 1: Inflate Balloon; You can either blow them yourself or by balloon inflator.

Also take thin rope, cut and tie twin to the length you want the balloon garland to be. Leave at least one foot extra. We are going to attach the balloon to this rope. Make sure it is off the ground so that we can easily attach the balloon to it. You can even choose door hooks, or chair hooks as shown.

Step 2: To make the garland attach three balloon by tying them together. You can tie them together by using knot, it will stay on.

Step 3: Now once you done with this, we are ready to attach these balloons to the Long piece of twins we had attached with the chair. Tie each one with a double knot and then slide them to one in the front.

Step 4: To make it look more vibrant you can alternate balloon sizes and color. You don’t need to follow the same pattern and same color balloon. You can add more balloon, just need to slide them together tightly. Keep adding balloons until it full and balanced.

Step 5: Hang the garland on your desired place. To hang the garland you can use nails or plastic hooks. Once you hang the garland, arrange the balloons in proper shape.

Step 6: To beautify it more, you can use flowers and leaves, it will give it natural touch. It can be the highlight of the function. To get the balloons and other products don’t forget to explore our product page.

At Party zealot we have number of amazing balloon decoration ideas. We love to do creative things with balloons if you like these ideas please let us know.

Summer Balloons! Celebrating with an Under the Sea Themed Party!

Summer is the perfect time to cool off with under the sea party. Today we are here with a super cool idea for your birthday party decoration through which your guests will be able to escape to a world under the waves with your beautiful decor like 3D nautical anchor, over sized foam fish, balloon sculptures, seashell arch and much more. At Party Zealot we have  unlimited options for your party decor, we love to help people with balloon decoration with unlimited products and ideas.

We can almost make anything out of the blue with color balloons. For tabletops and room decoration seaweed and balloon octopus is the great idea to look more appealing. For entry we can customize the normal entry gate in two different ways  like one with an under the sea balloon arch filled with balloon octopus, balloon bubbles, seaweed and mylar fish balloons and for the other Bat Mitzvah we built a foam seashell arch.

OR to match the floral table decoration and to give it under water theme touch you can add Tiffany blue taffeta sequins table runner to complete the look.

Each food station was easily described to guests with custom printed seashell signs that we printed in house with our flatbed printer.

To give your guest more comfort or to make it more classy you can add adult lounge where cocktails were served and guests could mingle in an under the sea cabana!

Planning a party can be prodigious while there are so many option available out there like searching themes ideas etc. And once you done with this thing collecting the material could be even more stressful. But to make your decoration more easy and convenient we keep posting amazing ideas here moreover you can get all balloon decoration quality material here just on one click. To take a look on our products don’t forget to visit our product page!

10 Amazing Wedding Balloon Ideas

Balloons are the latest trendy thing in wedding decor these days. It can completely transform the wedding venue. No matter what is the location or how big or small the venue is, with balloons the place looks stunning.

Nowadays it is not limited to reception only. It looks amazing in gateways, cars or even in hens party! You personalize and can use it in a creative manner. Today here we are going to tell some of the amazing wedding decoration ideas with balloons.

Aisle Decoration

It is quick touch with elegance. It is cost effective way to energies your ceremony hall. These balloons will look amazing in photographs of you walking down and can easily go with your theme.

Flower Girl Balloons

This is the cutest idea, kit out your flower girl with balloons around their wrists. It will look lovely and very cute in the pictures. If you don’t want to throw flowers on the floor it will be the best idea and will be loved by the youngest one. It is advised not to tie the rings in the strings unless you want to risk them floating away during the ceremony!

During Your Portraits

To add a fanciful touch to your wedding portraits, one can use big over sized balloons for the couple to hold. To make it more gorgeous you can use pastels color or metallic balloons.

Reception Ideas

Entrance Balloon Arch

One of the important time for the couple is when they enter to the venue. So the entrance should be special and beautiful it is like the first impression for the guests. One of the ideal idea that everyone fall for is ombre-pink balloon and flower arch it will guide you guests into your reception hall.

Statement Ceiling Balloons

This is one of the biggest wedding trend for 2018. It is looks fabulous, whether it’s individual balloon hanging or a cluster canopy. The one thing you have to remember is you have to use high quality balloons like qua latex, which can stay at least 18 hours.

Top Table Decoration

Mr. and Mrs. balloons are very trendy these days. Giant Mr. and Mrs. balloons can make a wonderful touch to your top table decoration. Tie them to their chairs and make the couple feel special and proud.

Table Centerpiece

There are number of ways to make impressive centerpieces with balloons. For unique and delightful way of using balloon try to turn them to hot air balloon balloon, which look stunning on the table.

Types of balloons

Foliage-Filled Balloons

Filling the balloon with foliage give it an instantly visual interest. You can also use favored kind of flowers and leaves to give it extra effect. Please use transparent quality balloons for this so that the balloon could not pops up easily.

Feather Wedding Favors

You can use it in the middle of the table, it is unique and looks cute party favored. An adorable way to give a party feeling for your guests.

Just Married Balloons

These balloons look perfect around the venue or you can use it on the gateway car. These balloons are like the final touch with perfection.

To get the quality balloons and the material used in these ideas, don’t forget to check our product page!

DIY Balloon Chandelier

Balloon is one of the most inexpensive decor item and moreover it is loved by everyone. Balloons are not just for birthdays or parties, we can use it for many entertaining purposes. We can make very unique and beautiful centerpiece. To make you party’s decoration more attractive and eye catchy, we come up with an DIY for Balloon Chandelier. So if you’ve got an occasions or want to do something interesting try this easy DIY of Balloon Chandelier.

It is colorful hanging balloon centerpiece for our small celebration. And as making it is so easy that you don’t need to have much time. You can easily maintain it with your party to do list. Preparing something by our own is a bit extra special, it will amaze your guests with this pleasant surprise.

For this DIY you don’t need to hassle for the material. All you need to have is a ring (like a hairband; we have used bridal headband). You can use any type of ring which can hold the balloons and have light color.

Then you need a fiesta leis, thread and of course some colorful balloons.

  • When you collect all these material we are ready to make our chandelier. Very firstly you need to tie the thread 2 equal pieces of twine to the hoop so that i can hang it.


  • Now take the fiesta lies and wrap it over the ring in a manner that the ring won’t be visible.

  • Now the best part came, Blow the balloons :). For this chandelier you can use balloons of your own choice whichever color you like. So inflate the balloons and secure their ends with the thread.

  • Once you are done with this now hang the balloon all around the ring. Place them in a manner that the balloons are evenly placed. And you are done.

A beautiful colorful chandelier is ready within minutes. Don’t forget to try this.

How to Create DIY Unicorn Balloon Column Stand

Doing creative things makes our mind fresh. So why don’t amaze your guest with your DIY decoration piece. Today we are here with unicorn balloon column stand.

Let’s start with the material we need:

  • Balloons (Rainbow colors)

  • Inflator

  • Quad Clips

  • Helium balloon secure clip

  • Clear tubes, connectors and round clear base

  • Clear Tape or Clear dots

  • Helium Balloon in unicorn shape

Step 1: First we need to make rainbow stand, Join the clear tubes with help of connectors. For one stand 4 tubes will be needed.

Step 2: Attach the round plastic base to the tubes on its bottom.

(Tip: to make it more stable you can add sand or water to the round plastic base)

Balloon Column stand is ready, Now its decoration process has been given as follow:

Step 3: For making a beautiful rainbow unicorn balloon column stand, we are going to make layers of colorful balloons in the stand. For the bottom layer inflate four white balloons of same size (about 10 cm diameter).

Step 4: After inflating the balloons, simply attach the balloons with the balloon quad clip. You will get a white balloon quad.

Step 5: As the balloon quad is ready put the balloon quad on the balloon column stand as our bottom layer.

Step 6: Continue the process and make layers of balloons with different colors.

Step 7: With around 9 layers your rainbow balloon stand will be ready, make sure you have used all beautiful rainbow color balloon. Make the first and bottom layer with white balloon.

Step 8: As rainbow stand is fully cover with the balloons, now inflate the unicorn shape helium balloon.

Step 9: With the help of helium balloon clip secure the balloon.

Step 10: Fix the unicorn shape helium balloon on the top of the stand with clear tape.

That’s it, your beautiful rainbow unicorn balloon stand is ready. To get the material just checkout the product page.

10 Best Balloon Games With Kids

Balloon is one of the most happening and inexpensive item. Balloons are loved by everyone especially kids, balloons are always related to fun and joy. So today we are here with some amazing games for kids party:

Bust and Win (Surprise pop):  Blow lots of colored balloons with small toys, candies and notes inside it. Hang them on board or on wall, let kids work hard to pop the balloon and get them their surprise.

Balloon Tennis:  For this you need large space, by using paper plates and paddle pop stick create tennis rackets. Blow up balloon and play a game of indoor tennis. This is a great game for a big group of kids. No competition only fun!

Pass the Balloon:  This activity is for at least 10 kids . Split the kids in even groups and make them stand in even line. Every kid should have at least one arm distance or half meter. Inflate one balloon and give it to the end person. Once you call start the teams have to pass the balloon under legs then over the next person head until it reaches to the person on the second end. The team who hold their balloon up at the front of the line first will be the winner.

Protect your Balloon:  Very simply and great activity for larger group more than 5. Inflate a balloon and secure it with a string about one meter long. Tie it around their ankle. The aim is to protect your balloon and bust other’s balloon, the one who will stand last will be the winner.

Keep it Moving:  It is a classical balloon game indoor game perfect for one or more children. The game is very simple, just keep the balloon in air and not let it touch the ground. All you need to have is adequate space free from tripping hazards. This game is total fun and loved by kids.

Balloon and Spoon Race:  This game is an outdoor game, like traditional egg and spoon. But it needs wooden spoon and balloon and outdoor space. Kids have to balance the balloon on the wooden spoon, the one who will reach the finish line first would be the winner.

Balloon Waddle Race: This is an outdoor game for more than 2 kids. Very simple and easy, just have a start line for them, inflate balloon and put it in between their knees, the one who will reach first at the finish line without dropping or bursting the balloon will be the winner. You can add candy or lolly in the balloon to limit losing upsets.

Balloon People: This game does not require any certain number of kids, it can be played with small group as well as large group. Have some colored balloon with some makers and stickers and let the kids to decorate their balloon by adding face. You can create little paper hands or feet to make it more interesting.

Balloon Darts: This game is like traditional dart game. Tie inflated balloon with a board and place in on one side. Make a queue stand kid behind a line. Give three chance to pop each balloon. Award points for each balloon pops with dart.

Balloon Collector:  Inflate several balloon and place them on the floor. Set timer for one minute. Send player one by one and tell them to collect as many as balloon they can in one trip. When times up, count how many balloons the payer able to collect. Return the balloon to the pile and give chance to next player.

These balloon games will be total fun for kids, so don’t forget to try these all. Make a happening party for your kids.

How to Create Dolphin Balloon Column Stand

Do you like to do creative things by your own? Then today’s DIY is just for you. Most of the time we see balloon stands made by professional in parties and other social gathering. But Today Party Zealot come with some very easy steps that you can make a dolphin balloon column stand by your own.

Let’s get started:

Things you need:

  1. Balloons (Blue and White)
  2. Inflator
  3. Quad Clips
  4. Helium balloon secure clip
  5. Clear tubes, connectors and round clear base
  6. Clear Tape or Clear dots
  7. Helium Balloon in dolphin shape

Step 1: Join the clear tubes with help of connectors. For one stand 4 tubes will be needed.

Step 2: Attach the round plastic base to the tubes on its bottom.
(Tip: to make it more stable you can add sand or water to the round plastic base)

Balloon Column stand is ready, Now its decoration process has been given as follow:

Step 3: In this balloon you have to inflate the balloons with the help of inflater. Inflate the balloons in two different sizes. One diameter around 6 inches and one is around 10 inches.
(Different size of balloons are used to give it watery effect)

Step 4: Now the most interesting part comes. Fix the balloons in Quad clips. (For one stand approximate 7-8 quad layers are required)

Step 5: Now, pass the balloon quads through the column stand tube and make layers.

Make sure that you use both sizes of balloon in a pattern to give it a pattern and wavy effect.

Step 6: When the tubes are fully covered with balloon quads, inflate the helium balloon.

Step 7: With the help of helium balloon clip secure the balloon.

Step 8: Fix the dolphin shape helium balloon on the top of the stand with clear tape.

And it’s ready.. Quick and easy way to build a beautiful balloon column stand. Impress your guest with this simple DIY. If you worrying about the material used, checkout party zealot products in an affordable range.

How to Create a Wedding Balloon Arch

For wedding decoration nothing is better than a balloon arch. As we know that balloons are always loved by everyone and it is trendy and looks perfect for this function. So here we are going to explain about archway mixes balloons for classy and fun effect! This DIY is super easy and jaw dropping decorative accent, all you have to do is follow the steps. Let’s start:

Material You need:

  • Different size colored balloons of your choice

  • Balloon Pump

  • Clear Shipping tape

  • Glue Gun

  • Scissor

  • Blunt Needle

  • Fresh Flower and foliage

  • Hooks

  • Glue dots

  • Chicken wire

Step 1: Inflate lots of balloon , we recommend using balloon pump or inflater.

Step 2: Now attach the Glue dots on one side of the balloon and begin connecting balloon. Repeat the process and make a bunch of big and small balloons.

Step 3: Fix the hooks to the wall and suspend the chicken wire on it. Use the clear tape and manipulate the wire to create an arch. This will be the base of your balloon arch.

Step 4: Use the packing tape and attach the balloons to the chicken wire. Keep the balloon bunch closely and together, there should be no gap.

Step 5: Continue to fill the wire with balloon banquet. Make sure to fill the gaps you notice.

Step 6: When you are done with sticking the balloons, now you need to give the final touch- Arrange the balloons well and make sure there is no gap each balloon column should be perfect. Now add the variety of floral to the top of you balloon arch. Be sure to use fresh flower, you can use any flower with thorns.

As you can see, you will get an amazing balloon arch made by yourself! For a wedding it could be the wow factor and sweet surprise to your loved ones. Make a memorable event using this super easy DIY.

10 DIY Wedding Balloon Decoration

Balloon! Balloons! Balloons everywhere. A wave of fun and joy. To make the wedding unique and happening here we are with some amazing DIY balloon decoration. Let’s take a look

1. Balloon Backdrop

Balloon backdrop is amazing to glam up the wedding reception or bridal shower. It is cost effective and gives color to your space. You can increase or decrease its size as per the space available.You can use several shades and can mix balloons of several sizes.

2. Fun Signage

Are you hosting bridal shower? Direct to your friends to different tables with these simple letters such us “eat” “sip” etc.

3. Statement Wall

Using heart shape Mylar balloons, are amazing to create a modern backdrop at the desert table. This type of decor can fill your empty space and can add wow factor to the event.

4. Clever Tails

Well balloons are one of the most beautiful item in decor but adding some DIY can get all the glory. Adding these tails to your balloons with different wording and symbols can give it different definition.

5. Confetti Pops

If you love colors then it’s gonna be your favorite.  If you are using colors in your wedding theme , THis DIY will make the venue beautiful and make you guest feel more welcome. This DIY includes addition of bright colored confetti to a clear balloon. You can add a color streamer to it and place them around your venue.

6. Table Numbers

This DIY is extremely  easy, and will be perfect for wedding reception. For this you should use Geronimo balloons and fix golden letters on it to make it more highlighted.

7. Fringed Tassel

This DIY can be used for backyard decoration or beside the cake. It can give “WOW” factor to whole decoration. This concept is for fiesta wedding but can be personalized for most themes by using different colors.

8. Ceremony Arch

Well this is an amazing thing if you want to get married outside. This DIY will fill the empty fields and make most beautiful place. But in this case the arch will need to complete right before the wedding.

9. Bubbly Favors

We always want to make our guests special and happy. So this DIY is with food stuff representation . Add something extra with their soda and cold drink bottles with different colors and flavors.

10. Grey Balloons Elegance

Well we all know dark colors look classic and romantic. This DIY includes a table centerpiece, it proves that you don’t have to use colors to make your event look good . It can be done by using colorless balloons too. It looks simple and elegant.

Wedding balloons decoration is one of the major part of occasion. Because wedding is one of the most memorable event of one’s life. Doing this DIY wedding balloon decoration can make it more happening, one can make it special by doing the decoration by yourself and can make memories while doing these small small things. Don’t miss any moment try these out and make your wedding memorable.