Light Bright

outdoor lightingAirstar America's giant balloons double as both lighting source and branding platform. The space-lighting balloons come in a variety of models and sizes, including Crystal, which can be rigged or set on a stand or floor plate to light up a 13,000-square-foot area. Thanks to Judy Havelka of Dallas-based Space Lighting of Texas for the idea. Cost: The Crystal model starts at $335, plus $150 for graphics production and application. (800) 217-9001;