Balloons and birthdays go together like cake and ice cream; in fact, you don’t need much more to have a perfect shindig. From donuts and glitter, to gold and more, we found 10 balloon ideas that’ll make your party pop. Flip through the photo album below to find a brilliant ballon for your tyke’s next big bash.

We Scream for Ice Cream

As sweet and tasty-looking as the real thing, we are drooling over these impressive (and easy!) ice cream balloons from Pretty Prudent. This is a party prop anyone can make (download the free printable here); head over to Pretty Prudent for the whole scoop.

photo: Jacinda Boneau via Pretty Prudent

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— Gabby Cullen