Balloon Weights

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Making your own balloon weights allows you to customize the look of them. You can choose the design and the colors to match the event. Supplies:

  • jelly molds
  • Plaster of Paris
  • paints (optional)
  • strong wire

Instructions:

Mix your Plaster of Paris and pour it into your molds. Your molds need to be flexible in order to get the plaster back out again.

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Just before it sets, place a piece of wire (bent into a "U" shape), into the center. This is the hook you will tie your balloons to.

Once it is solid, paint it with pretty colors. A bunch of balloons look great on these.

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