DIY Balloon Wall Photo Backdrop

By July 20, 2016 DIY, Do It Yourself No Comments
DIY Balloon Backdrop How-To

Balloons scream party! Balloons come in all colors and prints so they can perfectly match your party’s theme. You hang balloons on the mailbox to tell out of town guests where the party is at. You add balloons to centerpieces to bring height to the tabletops.  You create fun arches with balloons when walking through a doorway.  Now you can create a fun wall of balloons to use as a backdrop for your next party using golf tees!

Tara from Spot of Tea Designs styled and photographed this backyard backdrop. While the weather is warmer take your party outside and set up the perfect photo op spot.

DIY Balloon Backdrop Supplies


Golf Tees and Fishing Line

To create the first row, tie the same length of fishing line to golf tees.

Equally Inflate Balloons Using a Bowl As a Guide

Next, blow up the balloons with the helium tank and tie to the other end of the fishing line.  To get consistent balloons sizes, blow up the balloon and use a large bowl as a guide.

Anchor the First Balloon in the Lawn

Insert the golf tee in the ground.

DIY Balloon Backdrop - Row One

Repeat above steps with more balloons to create a row of balloons that are all the same height.

DIY Balloon Backdrop - Full wall

Repeat above steps with more balloons and a different length of fishing line to create additional rows.

DIY Balloon Backdrop

Once complete your wall of balloons is ready for some fun! Use as a backdrop for birthday party invitations, pair with photo props to use at the party or use behind your coordinated candy buffet when sending guests home! In any case, this easy DIY project is perfect for adding a pop of color and fun to your outdoor party space!

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DIY Balloon Backdrop How-To Guide





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