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Forum: Balloon Fetish Discussion 16-08-2022, 01:50 PM
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Posted By Blueballoondude89
Spray balloons. I need to make them and need help

I am so desperate for those to exist again. Seriously. I have an airbrush kit with Createx airbrush paint and thinner but what do they use to give it that glossy look? How could I create a fixture...
Forum: Non-Poppers 15-08-2022, 07:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,594
Posted By Blueballoondude89
Re: Balloons in the background of tv episodes or movies

There was also an episode of Oprah in February 1994, her 40th birthday episode and there were hundreds of balloons all over the place. Really overinflated 11 inch pearls. And one explodes in the...
Forum: Non-Poppers 15-08-2022, 07:09 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,594
Posted By Blueballoondude89
Re: Balloons in the background of tv episodes or movies

Speaking of balloons popping in a bunch, I remember there was a Mythbusters segment where they tried using helium balloons as protection in a car crash. And when she was explaining to the camera what...
Forum: Non-Poppers 13-08-2022, 10:55 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,594
Posted By Blueballoondude89
Re: Balloons in the background of tv episodes or movies

Haha lol I couldn’t remember what show I had seen that clip from … but of course those were 16 inch sprays! I really wish Qualatex would bring those back, but noooooooooo.
Forum: Non-Poppers 11-08-2022, 09:09 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 378
Posted By Blueballoondude89
Re: Latex balloons at the Macy’s parade

No I never went except just one year … 2013. But I love seeing all the different balloons over the years!
Forum: Non-Poppers 10-08-2022, 11:29 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 378
Posted By Blueballoondude89
Latex balloons at the Macy’s parade

I haven’t watched the parade since 2019 for obvious reasons. And even before then, it hasn’t been fun because they barely have any balloons in the crowd in front of Macys. Where as 20-30 years ago...
Forum: Non-Poppers 10-08-2022, 04:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 589
Posted By Blueballoondude89
Re: Who Remember These kind Of Punch Balls?

https://images.app.goo.gl/pYkntybMKpUJAuC69

I wonder if these are a form of Pioneer/Qualatex. From 1973. Based on the green and dark blue. God I wish that design still existed!
Forum: Non-Poppers 07-08-2022, 02:27 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,594
Posted By Blueballoondude89
Re: Balloons in the background of tv episodes or movies

There’s an episode of Young Sheldon in season 3 where they go to a church carnival and there’s tons of Q16s lol. I also remember an episode of Parenthood on NBC in 2011 where they went to an...
Forum: Non-Poppers 04-08-2022, 09:19 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,594
Posted By Blueballoondude89
Re: Balloons in the background of tv episodes or movies

YES!!!! The continuity goofs always drive me insane. I guess sometimes that stuff doesn’t matter as they need to just shoot and get it done.
Forum: Non-Poppers 03-08-2022, 06:37 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,594
Posted By Blueballoondude89
Balloons in the background of tv episodes or movies

God, I LOVE when episodes of sitcoms go all out and have tons of helium balloons in the background of whatever’s going on. And a lot of times, because they do a multiple takes, the balloons keep...
Forum: Non-Poppers 30-07-2022, 01:16 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,099
Posted By Blueballoondude89
Re: Ebay Vintage Punch balloon sale

Additives to the latex … is that why the shades of color in Qualatex standard colors are much darker than they were back in the 60s 70s 80s etc? I really want old school yellow, dark blue and dark...
Forum: Non-Poppers 25-07-2022, 10:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 697
Posted By Blueballoondude89
Re: 16 inch Qualatex Circus prints? (RI Novelty)

Of course they’re gone forever :mad: I’m glad I’ve got my stash in the freezer and only blow them up here and there. With helium and hi float of course. What kind of machine would I need to make a...
Forum: Non-Poppers 25-07-2022, 01:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 697
Posted By Blueballoondude89
16 inch Qualatex Circus prints? (RI Novelty)

I’ve had a couple of bags of these over the years. I wish they came in citrine and light blue and pink as well lol. I REALLY hope they didn’t discontinue making them. :mad: Yesterday I blew these up....
Forum: Non-Poppers 21-07-2022, 04:30 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 235
Posted By Blueballoondude89
Can anyone help me find 11 inch Jewel tone assortment?

Ugh of course Qtex HAD to discontinue all assorted bags and only have individual colors now. I don’t want full bags of one color of jewel tones :mad: I want an assortment. I’m really sick of them...
Forum: Non-Poppers 18-07-2022, 06:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 627
Posted By Blueballoondude89
Re: What brand of 17 inch is this? (My video)

Well I do have a video of me inflating a yellow TT 17 smiley. Exact same inflation session too. So those 2 balloons are clearly different.
Forum: Non-Poppers 18-07-2022, 01:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 627
Posted By Blueballoondude89
What brand of 17 inch is this? (My video)

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=gc-x6omn0Qc

These smelled like a barn. I got them off some car dealer supply website in 2011 and they were referred to as “Tuff Tech.” Came in red, orange, yellow,...
Forum: Non-Poppers 14-07-2022, 01:55 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 204
Posted By Blueballoondude89
Single sided Mylar balloons from the 1980s and early 90s?

I miss these. Especially the silver side that would get all covered in fingerprints. I have a whole box of 80s Mylar balloons that I got off eBay years ago and most of them require a heat sealer.
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Forum: Poppers 12-07-2022, 05:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 796
Posted By Blueballoondude89
Re: 16 inch balloon drops during the Stones 1981 tour

Can I go back in time to 1981 so I can attend one of these concerts while high as balls? I need those balloons somehow lol
Forum: Non-Poppers 12-07-2022, 03:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 909
Posted By Blueballoondude89
Re: Balloon vendors at 4th of July events

There was this amazing sense of wonder when we were kids. Didn’t matter where the balloons came from. Only the fact that they were there was just enough to make me happy. Amazing designs and prints!...
Forum: Poppers 12-07-2022, 01:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 796
Posted By Blueballoondude89
16 inch balloon drops during the Stones 1981 tour

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=qnHSj3JzHsU

God how amazing lol. 16 inch Qualatex with the band’s signature logo printed on them. Why can’t these still somehow exist? :mad:

EDIT: Well it doesn’t...
Forum: Non-Poppers 11-07-2022, 11:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,332
Posted By Blueballoondude89
Re: Favorite color assortment or pairing?

Wow, I never knew Unique made the polka dots in 16 inch! Jewel red, jewel orange, jewel yellow, and emerald green look GORGEOUS. Or replace green with Quartz purple. I loved it with Jewel Lime as...
Forum: Non-Poppers 08-07-2022, 06:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,332
Posted By Blueballoondude89
Favorite color assortment or pairing?

I LOVE Standard red, Citrine, light blue and Lilac. With either dark green to replace the light blue, or Dark blue. Reminds me of the assortment of colors that Disney World used to have for their...
Forum: Non-Poppers 07-07-2022, 03:49 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,970
Posted By Blueballoondude89
Re: My first random pop

Yeah I was so disappointed when I bought Christmas printed Tuftex and they were SO WEAK. Had to take them to the party store to get inflated as I was too afraid … and surprisingly, they didn’t pop,...
Forum: Balloon Fetish Discussion 06-07-2022, 07:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,241
Posted By Blueballoondude89
Re: I want to make DIY latex balloons

I want to do the same but with Mylar balloons. Sure I can easily buy plain silver ones but I want to recreate some designs that Anagram/CTI/Betallic had in the 80s and early 90s!!! I bought some...
Forum: Non-Poppers 05-07-2022, 11:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 824
Posted By Blueballoondude89
Favorite Childhood balloon memories?

I Was a little kid in the early 90s, and this was when malls were a big thing and we would often see balloons in our mall, and I love having that memory of balloons associated with going to the...
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