Tuesday, April 19, 2011
Here is a cute way to personalize cupcakes for the little princess in your life. I made these recently for a play date my daughter had with her 3 best friends. The girls are all in the same preschool and ballet class together. They love ballet so much, that I thought these would make for an extra special treat.
This was a simple homemade vanilla cake (yes, I do use cake mix from a box too) with a simple vanilla Swiss meringue frosting.
To make the ballerina cupcake toppers, I used card stock, a lollipop stick, ribbon and letter stickers.
First, cut out two leotards out of heavy card stock. Click HERE for the template. Then add a lollipop stick to the middle of the leotard (tape in place) and glue both pieces together. The tutu's were made out of wide wire rimmed ribbon and finally a sticker with each girl's initials completed the look.
The girls having fun in ballet class.
Source: Inspired by Glorious Treats
Labels: Cupcakes, Dessert, kid friendly
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Cute looking cupcakes.Love the toppers.ReplyDelete
Such cute toppers...very creative.ReplyDelete
These are so cute!ReplyDelete
How did you attach the wire ribbon? S0, so cute!ReplyDelete
I pulled the wire from the top of the ribbon and twist-tied it together to form the waist. It was pretty easy and stayed up great!ReplyDelete