Category Archives: Centerpieces

Silvery Winter Wonderland

Most areas of the country are seeing snow this time of year.  To many that means frosted car windows, slushy/frozen roads, shoveling sidewalks,…  Here in Phoenix Arizona it’s 70 degrees outside.  We DREAM of snow and winter! This weekend we helped … Continue reading

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Fall is Shimmering!

With the help of some FABULOUS volunteers, we created over 30 of these fall centerpieces – “Autumn Starry Elegance”.  These ladies had never done anything like this before, but they were fearless and willing.   Didn’t they do a fabulous … Continue reading

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“Spring-Loaded” Centerpieces

A chili cook-off with 19 teams competing….each team assigned a different “color”.   This is what we came up with to decorate each table.  Simple, striking and oh so fun!  You guessed it, we created them in 19 different colors….red, … Continue reading

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Peacock Themed Wedding Decor

In September, we provided balloon decorations for my niece’s wedding.  She asked for the “Wrought-Iron” decor I’d designed for another wedding, along with some centerpieces, in rich blue, violet, and sage, to compliment her “peacock” theme. ** (Click to see a … Continue reading

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Sports Banquet Centerpieces

  These fun balloon centerpieces were created for the Chandler’s Special Olympics and Therapeutic Sports Program Annual Sports Banquet.   Throughout the year, individuals participate in sports such as golf, bowling, softball, football, swimming, track & field, cheer, and basketball. … Continue reading

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“Hoppy” Easter!

Just a couple of bunnies from this weekend… Wishing you all a very Happy Easter!  

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A Couple of “Sweet” Decoration Ideas

            Fun sucker (lollipop) candy centerpieces for a girls activity – “It’s a Sweet Life!     Baby Showers & Baby Gender Reveals – such an exciting time! This balloon ice cream cone was wrapped … Continue reading

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Noah’s Ark

“Noah’s Ark” Balloon centerpieces for a 1st Birthday Party – each accented with a pair of animals.   What could make the theme even more fun….the birthday boy’s name is…. (wait for it…)…..NOAH!  How adorable is that?!

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Baby Shower – It’s a Boy!

Blue  and Green Whimsical Columns greeted guests at the entrance to this outdoor baby shower.  “Mr Stork” (a balloon table centerpiece) was also in attendance.             Ahhh…the fun and anticipation that comes with the expected … Continue reading

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School Play – Animal Habitats

The Arctic, Rain Forest, and Savanna – animal habitats.  How to incorporate all three in a balloon column?  What I came up with was a little out of the ordinary, but the customer LOVED it!….Not to mention the students. One … Continue reading

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Elegant Table Decorations

First – make balloon fantasy flowers in pearl white & gold. Second – make a variety of tabletop columns (Based on Centerpiece ideas made for 2012 Twist & Shout Banquet.) Third – Decorate tabletop columns with fantasy flowers (the flowers … Continue reading

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Balloon Wrought Iron – Elegant Wedding Decorations

One of the perks of balloon design is the enjoyment that comes from people’s reaction when they see balloons as they’ve never seen them before.  We created these street lamps and wedding backdrop for my niece’s wedding this past weekend … Continue reading

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Celebrate!

I recently had a customer request a gift / centerpiece for a co-worker who loves wine.  Being a recurring customer, she then gave me a budget amount to work within and basically told me, “Make whatever you want – I … Continue reading

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Under the Sea – A Swim Party!

Warm weather is a fabulous time for swim parties, beach parties, and luaus – And, here in Arizona…well, that’s pretty much all year long! Today we created an underwater world for a sweet little girl’s 1st Birthday Party!  Several centerpieces … Continue reading

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Bumble Bees – BUZZZZZ!

I was recently asked to help with decorations for an event for 10 & 11 year-old girls.  The theme? – “Happy to BEE me!”  There were several wonderful volunteers who helped with some of the inflating and to get everything … Continue reading

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Princess Party Balloon Decorations

Funny how a last-minute addition can have lasting impact… A couple years ago, I was asked to provide a couple of balloon columns and some centerpieces for the birthday party for an adorable 1 year-old girl.  The theme?  PRINCESSES! For … Continue reading

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WEDDING IN PINK AND WHITE

I was recently asked to do the decorations for a wedding reception.  The bride and her mother wanted “balloons”.  The father said, “When I think of balloons – I think of a carnival.”  I assured him that we wouldn’t let the wedding decor look like a … Continue reading

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Christmas Trees & Santa’s Workshop – BALLOONS!

  Two dozen Balloon Christmas Trees!  Four were life-sized and twenty were tabletop sized centerpieces.  Volunteers helped by stringing lights and decorating all the trees.  We then filled the room by suspending a couple dozen foil balloon stars from the ceiling! Beautiful! Then, … Continue reading

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High School Dance – Cinderella also used a PUMPKIN

I went to my niece’s wedding this past weekend and got to visit with my brother’s family.  On my last night there I found out that my twin nephews had both been asked to the high school dance…more than a … Continue reading

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Jungle Safari Balloon Centerpieces – With a Twist

For this particular baby shower, I was asked to create centerpieces using twisted balloon animals.  I made these using larger size balloons that usual – making some of these centerpieces over 3 feet tall!  FUN!

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