I’d use candy melts as the chocolate base because of personal experiences of what works easily and what doesn’t.
Using gelatin and water, create this gorgeous bow cake topper. You can also make glitter out of the same ingredients.
DIY Easy Giant Paper Flower Tutorial and Template from Hostess with the Mostess. These giant flowers can be made in a few steps with any type of paper. They would make a gorgeous spring or summer party background.
DIY Balloon Ceiling Tutorial from The Alison Show. This is a detailed tutorial for making a DIY party balloon ceiling. This is a big undertaking but the result is so party gorgeous. I always worry about the potential damage done to ceilings and walls – so test the tape you are using. Top Photo: Photo by Justin Hackworth, Bottom Photo: Photo by Becky Kimball.
For other party balloon DIYs:
DIY Balloon Arch Tutorial from The House that Lars Built. Chicken wire, fishing line and lots of balloons. Photography by Jessica Peterson