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DIY Large balloon spiders

These cute and spooky balloon spiders are simply perfect for a Halloween photo booth or even as decor. Plus, they are super easy and inexpensive to make. Here’s how my pictures turned out.

Everything you need

DIY Balloon spiders

Black balloons

Black pipe cleaners

Black masking tape


1) Inflate the balloons in two different sizes and tie them together to form the spider’s head and body.

DIY Balloon spiders

2) Then take 6 pipe cleaners and bend them to create the spider legs.

DIY Balloon spiders

3) Attach the legs to balloon body with some masking tape. You could also hot glue them for better aesthetics.

DIY Balloon spiders

4) Lastly, tape the spiders to the wall with loops of masking tape. I also taped the legs to keep them in place.

DIY Balloon spiders

5) As a finishing touch to my photo backdrop, I did a spider web pattern using a thin black art tape. Here’s how my pictures turned out.

DIY Halloween kids photoshoot with balloon spiders

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