Lord Mayor's Show inflatables

Lord Mayor’s Show 2018

Maeve Bradbury Lord Mayor's Show

November brings the Lord Mayor’s Show on the nearest Saturday to Remembrance Sunday, one of our absolute favourite events of the year. It meant an early start to get up to London to help all our clients with their inflatables. There is always so much excitement in the build up, before the procession starts. It is great fun watching the different …

Burberry Bear inflatables in London

Burberry Bear Inflatables in Shanghai and London

Maeve Bradbury Inflatable Characters, Marches, Parades and Outdoor Inflatables

One of the most prestigious commissions we have ever had – and certainly one of the biggest! – was from world-famous fashion house Burberry. We had a multiple order from them for several giant cold air-filled Burberry Bear inflatables. Burberry’s new creative director Riccardo Tisci has redesigned the company’s logo. He has now intertwined the initials of the founder – …

Cold air-filled inflatables for an eye-catching August!

Maeve Bradbury Fun Inflatables, Inflatable Characters, Marches, Parades and Outdoor Inflatables

August has been just as busy as July. We made a series of slightly unusual cold air-filled inflatables to be used at different outdoor events. The first of our cold air-filled inflatables for August was our giant Cow. Our good friend and artist Mark Sephton, designed her. Doesn’t she look brilliant?! Everyone loves a giant inflatable animal and she certainly …

parade inflatable Henri Hippo

Parade Inflatables for Dublin Pride and London Pride

Maeve Bradbury Marches, Parades and Outdoor Inflatables

July started off being very busy here at ABC. We have been flat-out making parade inflatables for both Dublin Pride and London Pride. These are two of our favourite occasions in the year because they are so much fun! We always get lots of orders to make really eye-catching colourful parade inflatables for these events. Our star commission for Dublin …

inflatable misting station

Misting Station at Capital Summertime Ball

Maeve Bradbury Marches, Parades and Outdoor Inflatables

While Mark was busy giving an interview to Cotswold Life Business Magazine, the rest of us were hard at work! One of our commissions during this summer’s heatwave was an inflatable misting station. Sponsored by our client Impulse, the misting station was for the Capital Radio Summertime Ball 2018 at Wembley Stadium. Revellers danced along to live music by Craig David, …

ABC Inflatables owned the 2017 Lord Mayor’s Show!

Maeve Bradbury Lord Mayor's Show

ABC Inflatables absolutely owned the Lord Mayor’s Show in 2017! This year’s event took place on 11th November, Armistice Day. And ABC produced all the inflatables that featured in the parade. How cool is that?! It was exciting to make new parade inflatables for the London Freemasons. We also made parade inflatables for the Chartered Accountants Company and the Taiwanese …

inflatable heart with starbucks logo

Inflatable Heart Balloons for London Pride Parade

Maeve Bradbury Airborne Inflatables (Helium Filled), Marches, Parades and Outdoor Inflatables

August must be the month of love! We made a repeat order of inflatable hearts for our very good clients VHI in Dublin. Don’t they look great painted with the VHI logo? And then we made an inflatable heart each for Starbucks and Citi to use at the London Pride Parade. We were delighted to be creating inflatables to make …

Inflatable Yellow Wellies for the NFU

Maeve Bradbury Fun Inflatables, Marches, Parades and Outdoor Inflatables

We had a repeat order for more inflatable Yellow Wellies! Aren’t they fantastic?! Our good friends at the NFU have ordered another pair of inflatable wellington boots from us. As you can see they stand over 2.5m high and they go to local NFU agencies who use them at agricultural shows and outdoor events. Talk about standing out in a crowd …

Wine and Wheels at the Lord Mayor’s Show 2016

katebarlow Lord Mayor's Show

ABC was delighted to be involved once again in the Lord Mayor’s Show. This annual London spectacular is world-famous and this year the show took place on November 12th. In 1215, King John issued a Royal Charter that allowed the City of London to elect its own Mayor. Since then, the newly elected Mayor has left the City and travelled by …

A Win for New Scottish Children’s Lottery

katebarlow Marches, Parades and Outdoor Inflatables

We felt slightly nervous on Monday 17th October. It was the launch of the brand new Scottish Children’s Lottery and we had our fingers firmly crossed that we would win the weather lottery! We were part of a high profile event, sponsored by STV, to promote the launch of this new lottery. The Scottish Children’s Lottery will be raising funds for children across Scotland …