By Amanda

LifeBuzz Staff

26 Amazing Things You Didn’t Know You Could Do With Balloons.

Balloons are a party staple - we hang them up, hand them out, and if we're feeling especially ambitious, might even spend awhile playing with them. But did you know that balloons also have a variety of other uses, ones that range from crafty to handy to just downright adorable? Below, we've collected 26 balloon ideas from around the Internet - we're thinking #16 might be perfect for your next party.

#1. Fashion a DIY button bowl

Using a balloon, buttons, and some clear-drying glue, you can create on of these adorable button bowls in now time.

#2. Form a cloud from balloons.

This cute DIY is a great decoration for a kid's birthday party, or even a prom.

#3. Construct DIY Tree Branches Light

Use a balloon to create this interesting light fixture, made from small branches and glue.

#4. Dip balloons in chocolate.

This is a creative new way to serve your desserts. The best part? No dishes when you're finished.

#5. Freeze some magical lawn decorations.

Using balloons, you can create charming ice luminaries for your home, turning your front yard into a winter wonderland.

#6. Having a party? Put out balloon-dipped mason jars.

This is a creative way to keep everyone's glasses straight, sans permanent market.

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