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Our Approach

Welcome to Ideaz, we’re a balloons and partyware shop based in Thackley, Bradford. Now in our 13th year, we have grown to become the leading name in party supplies across West Yorkshire. Stocking a wide range of balloons, both helium and air filled, along with a host of party decorations including tableware, banners and accessories. We provide you with everything you need to make your party, celebration or event special and will always strive our very best to exceed your expectations.

Our balloon and banner personalised service means you can create any message, making them ideal for celebrating Anniversaries, Birthdays and Christenings. We invite you to take a look around our website to discover more about what we offer. Our FAQ section answers some of the popular customer questions, but should you have an unsolved query please get in touch and one of our helpful team members will be happy to help.

Why choose Ideaz for Balloon Decorations?

  • We’re a one stop shop for party supplies
  • We use Hi-Float, making our balloons float longer
  • We have a 100% reliable delivery record
  • We have the biggest selection of balloons in Bradford
  • We get great customer feedback
  • We decorate parties of all sizes!

  • Meet the Team

    Catherine Harvey
    Director - Bespoke Balloon Specialist

    Having worked in the retail industry for close to 30 years, including 15 years at an established jeweller, Catherine has a wealth of experience and provides the highest possible quality of customer service. Fully trained in balloon design and decoration, Catherine offers inspiration and ideas for customers who need a helping hand in picking the right design for their function. Cath is ever present at Ideaz and is the main point of call for all customer quotes and enquiries.

    Darren Harvey
    Director - Corporate Balloon Advisor

    Husband to Catherine, Darren manages the corporate balloon projects at Ideaz. No stranger to creating beautiful balloon arrangements himself, Darren has attended a number of leading industry courses and is our lead designer for large, bespoke creations. Specialising in balloon arches and balloon columns Darren is able to add the professional touch to any event, function or celebration. Be sure to wave if you see him in the Ideaz van!

    Sales Assistant

    Faye first started working for Ideaz some 9 years ago and now returns in a part time capacity. Along with working at Jigsaw, a child care provider in Thackley, Faye is always on hand to help out at Ideaz during busy periods and to help cover staff absences, making herself a real asset to the shop. Possessing a warm and welcoming personality, Faye provides friendly and expert assistance to customers as she looks to find the right products to make their party a complete success.

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    Latest News

    August Shop Opening Times

    Please find our seasonal opening times for the summer holidays outlined below. Week

    15th Anniversary Promotion

    This July marks the 15th Anniversary of Ideaz, one of the longest established

    Spring Bank Holiday Opening Times

    Please view our opening times around Spring Bank Holiday; Friday 26th May: 9am

    Balloon Display at the Firepit launch in Bingley

    Ideaz were delighted to be asked to create a standout feature at the