inflatable chicken Lottie Dottie characters

Lottie Dottie Chicken Inflatable

Maeve Bradbury Inflatable Characters

It is not everyday that we get a request from Brazil to make an inflatable chicken! Let alone two… Our client wanted an inflatable replica of their Lottie Dottie Chicken character to use on their exhibition stand. They were going to a big show in California and wanted to make sure they caught the audience’s attention. We agreed that a …

Forever Living tetra pak inflatables

Inflatable Product Replicas for Forever Living and Elle & Vire

Maeve Bradbury Promotional Inflatables

In April, we made some inflatable product replicas to showcase new product designs from Forever Living. They were creating new packaging for their ever popular Aloe Vera range. It was great to work with their design company on such an important project. Although Forever Living is a household name, bringing new designs to market is always a tricky business!  Forever …

Inflatable heart over London

Inflatable Chubby Hearts for Anya Hindmarch

Maeve Bradbury Airborne Inflatables (Helium Filled), Inflatable Art

It has been an exhausting but exciting few weeks! The world-famous designer Anya Hindmarch asked us to help bring her Chubby Hearts project to life across the Capital. Anya conceived Chubby Hearts over London as a declaration of love to the city. Her idea was to float giant inflatable hearts over landmarks, starting on Valentine’s Day throughout London Fashion Week. …

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 …

Andy Murray Live Inflatables

katebarlow Sports Inflatables

Andy Murray will launch ‘Andy Murray Live‘ on 21st September 2016. This is going to become an annual tennis event to raise money for two charities; Unicef and Young People’s Futures which is based in Glasgow. Three more great tennis players will join Andy Murray for this inaugural event. Grigor Dimitrov, Jamie Murray and Tim Henman are going to come together to show …

giant inflatable cat balloon

Giant Inflatables at Brand Licensing Show

katebarlow Exhibition Inflatables

The Brand Licencing Europe Show was held at Olympia in October this year. Retailers, licensee and sales promotion professionals come along to this huge trade show attended so it’s an important business opportunity for exhibitors. There are over 300 leading brand owners exhibiting and you can see all the hottest brands, characters, images and artwork available for license. ABC Inflatables …

Guinness rugby balls

Inflatable Guinness balls!

katebarlow Sports Inflatables

We made several advertising inflatables for Guinness to use at the rugby matches they sponsor here in the Three Nations and over the sea in Dublin. Designed to float above walkers parading around the edges of the stadium, these inflatable Guinness balls are helium-filled and equipped with a simple harness and hand held tether lines. This makes them a really …

Inflatable baby octopus riding in the back of a lorry

Inflatable Octopus for USDAW

katebarlow Fun Inflatables, Marches, Parades and Outdoor Inflatables

This was a fun project – to build a giant inflatable octopus for USDAW! We have created parade inflatables for many of the unions before – including our friends at the Union of Shop, Distributive and Allied Workers – which they have used most successfully at their outdoor events. However, this time they wanted something a bit special for their float …