Paper lanterns in a rainbow of hues resemble a bundle of balloons when strung by ribbons from the ceiling, but they're much sturdier and longer lasting! They're not expensive at all, but they deliver a lot of bang for your buck -- just choose lanterns in a handful of colors and a few different sizes for visual dazzle.
Custom color chalkboard paint. 1 cup latex or acrylic paint (any color) 2 TBS of unsanded grout Mix a little at a time until there are no lumps. Paint with a foam brush or a roller on a painted or primed surface until even. Let dry, season by rubbing the side of a chalk stick lightly over the painted area, wipe off with a barely damp cloth. Now use as a chalk board.
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