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Balloon Backdrop

Project type: Wedding Accessories

Blooms and balloons, does it get any better than this!  Make your own whimsical heart backdrop with this easy DIY from Prop Me Pretty and artificial flowers from Afloral.com.

Materials: Silk Peonies, Greenery, Balloons, Balloon Pump, Heart Frame, Zip Ties, Stem Wrap

Balloon Backdrop

Step 1: Blow up all balloons. Use a mixture of colors and sizes.  This backdrop features balloons in light pink, peach, pearlized peach and pearlized white.

Balloon Backdrop

 

Step 2: Tie two balloons together.  Then cross two pairs of balloons at the knot and twist until they are secured together. 

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Step 3: Trim the ends of the artificial flowers and greenery.  Wrap the ends with floral tape to protect the balloons from the wire stems. 

Balloon Backdrop

Step 4: Use cable ties to attach the largest flowers to the frame. 

Balloon Backdrop

Step 5:  Begin adding the balloons, starting with the larger balloons first. Attach the balloons by wrapping the knots around frame. 

Balloon Backdrop

Step 6: Once you have attached the larger balloons begin adding the smaller balloon bundles.  Fill in the gaps with the smaller flower stems and greenery, continue adding these until you are happy with the fullness of your backdrop.  

Balloon Backdrop

Stand back and say wow!!!!

If you decide to make this whimsical heart backdrop for your wedding or event with these steps & Afloral.com silk flowers please share with us on Instagram by adding #Afloral to your photos.  

For giant tassel balloons, unique backdrops & flower walls visit designer Prop Me Pretty.