Unique Backdrop Ideas

Events are never complete without a backdrop! It does not matter what type of event you are organizing, if you do not have a backdrop, it might not be as stunning as an event with a backdrop. While the average person thinks you must be an expert decorator to get a background up to Pinterest level of styling, that is not the truth. You do not need to be an expert. Add a backdrop to your dessert table or create a wedding ceremony arch with flowers - there are so many ways to get creative! We gathered backdrop ideas to help you upgrade the look of your event without putting in so much effort. Let us know your favorite look in the comments!

Repurposed Doors or Wooden Palates

This is the most ideal backdrop for weddings that are eco-friendly. It involves creating an arch and decorating it with flowers. Pretty easy right? Reuse unique wooden doors or a window arch for this backdrop. You can even add a fresh coat of paint to match with your decor or leave as is for a rustic look!

Balloons and Paper Flowers | Balsa Circle Backdrop Ideas

Balloons and Paper Flowers

A balloon backdrop is ideal for people hosting parties for kids, baby showers or even bridal showers. You do not need to spend a lot to make use of this idea. Best of all, it’s not expensive to create! Use glue dots and ribbon string from our balloon kit to hold balloons together and create a cascading shape. Then add paper flowers or cut out leaves from craft paper to fit your party theme!

DIY Tropical Photo Backdrop

If you need a background that brings summer to mind even in the winter, the DIY tropical photo backdrop can come in handy. Although this background will not necessarily bump up the temperature, it will go a long way in giving an environment a fun tropical appearance. To ensure that this backdrop is as convincing as you want it, add pineapple and flamingo props!

Paper Plate Backdrop

To achieve this design, you need tape (or 3M strips) and paper plates. Paper plate backdrops can be used in transforming a plain wall into a vibrant pop of color. Mix up the colors to create an ombre look or a rainbow gradient!

DIY Daisy Backdrop

Imagine a wall full of charming blossoms! The DIY daisy backdrop might not be ideal for every single type of event. It, however, is a great backdrop idea for bridal and baby showers. Use daisy flowers to decorate your photo backdrop, dessert table, chairs and so much more!

Photobooth Factory Record Wall

This is a backdrop that every music lover will appreciate. To create this backdrop, you simply need to visit a local record store and purchase some old records.

String of Lights

Will you be having an event at night? If yes, you can create a backdrop by simply using a string of lights. Whether you're dressing up a ceremony arch or creating a photo-booth wall, lighting is sure to create a romantic atmosphere!

Sequin Backdrop Curtain

This is ideal for parties and weddings. To make use of this backdrop idea, move this curtain unto a backdrop stand curtain rod and add a bit of light to make it sparkle. This look is best for bridal showers and bachelorette parties!

Rainbow Photo Backdrop

If you need a background for snapping pictures, the rainbow photo backdrop is one you can always try out. With this background, your pictures will appear like they were taken with colorful clouds as your background. Use paper fans, balloons, or even paper plates to create a rainbow color gradient.

Photo-booth with Thrifted Couch

This backdrop idea is one that includes a vintage couch and a brick backdrop. It is not just a backdrop, it is a point where guests at an event can take out some time to rest. Beyond being an eye-catching conversation piece, the photo-booth with thrifted couch also offers a point where friends attending the same event can meet and talk without needing to spend so much time searching for each other.

8 feet x 8 feet Iridescent Sequin Backdrop Curtain
8 feet x 8 feet Iridescent Sequin Backdrop Curtain
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8 feet x 8 feet Blush Sequin Backdrop Curtain
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8 feet x 8 feet Blush Sequin Backdrop Curtain

Fringe Backdrop

If a celebration needs a new level of glitz, the fringe is a backdrop idea you can always take advantage of. A foil fringe backdrop is ideal for people looking to celebrate their birthdays and also for award show themed parties. It's also perfect for office parties because you can set it up (and take it down) quickly.

DIY Yarn Wall Hanging

This type of backdrop is great for taking photos. That, however, is not all that you can do with it. DIY yarn wall hanging has the background of a curtain and can actually be left in a place throughout the year. You do not need to wait until you have an event before making use of this backdrop idea.

Abstract Geometric

I This style is a very busy one. Nonetheless, it can fit perfectly into very simple designs. If you are searching for a unique backdrop idea that is ideal for showing packaging and logo designs, then, abstract geometric is one you should give a try.

Using a backdrop for your event will make the décor for your day unique and stand out from regular decorations. The backdrop is also an affordable option for decoration for anyone working with a budget; you will not go wrong in your decorations using the styles listed above. We hope this inspired your party planning looks! Do you have any decor dilemmas? We're here to help! Let us know in the comments or tag us in your favorite decorations on Instagram @BalsaCircle.

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