Tag Archives: balloon

Happy Day!

Did y’all hear that it’s Chanel’s birthday today? So lucky to have this talented chica on my team…her creativity and always-positive-attitude make blogging and parties even more fun! I have a feeling it’s going to be her best year ever. But for now…we’re off to birthday lunch. Dessert mandatory! *image: Rodney Smith via Snippet &… read more


Is there really any question as to why we’re obsessing over Geronimo!? We’re pretty sure that these balloon troopers are the coolest thing around, and they’ve totally inspired countless decor ideas for future parties… anyone have a helium machine I can borrow? Follow the jump to peruse a few more of their amazing images, and… read more

The Red Balloon

It’s so refreshing to see an invitation that’s truly original, like this one…and this one…and this too-cute-for-words circus-themed one that jewelry designer Caroline Armelle Drake designed for her son’s second birthday party. She created “polaroids” (in photoshop) of the birthday boy holding a red balloon and included them with the ticket-shaped invite. The final surprise… read more

Up in the Air

I’d love to have one of these celebratory, light-as-air invitations delivered to my doorstep, wouldn’t you? A tiny helium balloon tied with thread floats out of its box to announce the upcoming festivities! This idea, from On Hand Modern, was conceived for a first birthday party…an accordion-fold insert that so perfectly stated “tiny food and… read more