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Mother's Day Balloon Bouquet

For an unexpected alternative to flowers, try this balloon bouquet.

Introduction

Be sure not to release helium balloons outside once you are finished with them since they present a hazard to animals.

Resources: Helium-quality balloons, partycity.com. Baker's twine, in Brown/White, etsy.com.

Materials

  • Letter template
  • Card stock
  • Scissors
  • Hole punch
  • Three helium-filled balloons
  • Baker's twine

Steps

  1. Step 1

    Use our template to print letters on card stock; cut them out, and then punch a hole at the top of each. String the letters onto three helium-filled balloons using baker's twine.

  2. Step 2

    Finally, fasten the balloons to Mom's chair or bed, spacing them out a bit. The cheerful display will have her floating on air.

Reviews (1)

  • 10 May, 2012

    Wont there be a problem with the M flopping to the side if you just put a single [filtered word] in the top? I was tryning to see if there were two holes, but I cant see more than one in th epictures.