Balloon Guide & Information

We’ve put together this helpful balloon guide to explain the different types of balloons displays you can have for parties and celebrations.

There are lots of different choices and each balloon display has their own benefits depending on how long you want the balloons to last, the size of the party and your budget.

You can also find more information about balloons on our Balloon FAQ page.

Mini shape table display

A miniature 16” foil shape or number balloon turned into a table display with colourful mini latex balloons at the base. Five different colour numbers and can be single or double numbers.

Longevity: 2-3 weeks

Size: 40cm approx.

Table balloon display

One of our 18”/20” foil balloons turned into a beautiful table display. Ideal for the buffet table or cake table, or as a centrepiece. Hundreds of printed designs available or a wide selection of plain colour foils.

Longevity: 2-3 weeks

Height: 120cm approx.

Spray of foil balloons

18”/20” foils in rounds, stars or hearts bunched into a spray. Available in bunches of 3 or 5. Hundreds of printed designs in stock, or choose a plain coloured foil balloon. Made table or floor height on request.

Longevity: 5-7 days

Height: 150cm – 200cm approx.

Supershape balloon column

Supershape balloons are larger than average, sized between 60-100 cm. Colourful latex balloons at the base turn any balloon into a freestanding balloon column. Any novelty supershape balloon including giant numbers.

Longevity: 2-3 weeks

Height: 120cm approx.

Supershape balloons

Supershape balloons are larger than average, sized between 60-100 cm. Our giant number balloons are very popular, which we stock in nine different colours, or choose from our wide selection of novelty supershape balloons.

Longevity: 5-7 days

Height: 150cm – 200cm approx.

Supershape orb column

A fun and colourful balloon column with a perfectly spherical orb balloon halfway (which can be personalised). Top with any supershape balloon including numbers. Ideal with kids novelty shapes, or lovely at a baby shower.

Longevity: 2-3 weeks

Height: 150cm – 200cm approx.

Confetti balloon column

Large clear latex balloon and column filled with confetti. Accompanied with colourful latex balloons at the base. Lots of colours of confetti available. Large latex balloon can be swapped for a black gender reveal balloon.

Longevity: 1 week

Height: 200cm approx.

Table bubble balloon

A 24” clear bubble balloon filled with confetti, feathers or mini balloons. Colourful latex balloons at the base, turn this into a fantastic table display or centrepiece. Can be personalised with any message.

Longevity: 2-3 weeks

Height: 70cm approx.

Bubble clear balloon

A clear bubble balloon filled with confetti, feathers, latex or mini balloons. Customisable with ribbons, mini balloons, or balloon tails. Can be personalised with any message.

Longevity: 7-10 days

Height: 120cm approx.

Supershape balloon column

Fun balloon columns available in a large selection of colours, topped with a supershape balloon – great for any occasion. Can be personalised with any message.

Longevity: 2-3 weeks

Height: 180cm – 200cm approx.

Mini balloon letters

Mini foil letters strung together to create a word or name of your choice. Can be hung between balloon columns, or put on ribbons to be hung on a wall or in front of a table.

Longevity: 2-3 weeks

Height: 40cm approx.

String of pearls balloon arch

A string of latex balloons evenly spaced to create a ‘string of pears’ effect. Can be used between balloon columns or fixed to a table to create a display.

Longevity: 8-10 hours

Width: 2-4m approx

Mega balloon cluster

A fantastic bunch of balloons, mixing a beautiful metallic orb with foil and latex balloons. A super addition to any occasion. Latex balloons will only last 8-10 hours in the display.

Longevity: 10 hours / 7-10 days

Height: 180cm – 200cm approx.

‘Orbz’ Balloons

Perfectly spherical balloons in lots of colours and patterns that resemble a beach ball when inflated. Look superb floating or as a table display. Can be personalised.

Longevity: 2-3 weeks (with both air or helium)

Height: 40cm approx.

Latex balloon sprays

The traditional balloon. Made of biodegradable latex these are available in a huge range of colours or with printed patterns. Latex balloons can be air or helium filled. Helium filled will only last a few hours.

Longevity: 8-10 hours helium / 2-3 weeks air-filled

Sizes: various