How better to decorate a cupcake than with a cupcake? :) Today I’ll show you how to make this happy cupcake!

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For one cupcake you will need:

  • 4 gr. blue fondant
  • 5 gr. white fondant
  • 1 gr. red fondant
  • a tiny piece of brown fondant
  • fondant to cover your cupcake.

Cover cupcake with fondant

Cut out a 7cm circle to fit nicely on the top of a cupcake.

Cupcake liners

1) Take 4 gr. of blue fondant and roll it out until it is large enough to cut out a rectangle of 3 x 4 cm.

2) Cut out the rectangle and adjust the sides to make the top a little wider than the bottom.

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3) Use a 7cm circle cutter to round off the bottom.

 

4) Glue the cupcake liner to the background with a tiny bit of water and make some lines/texture on it with a modeling tool

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Topping

1) roll the 5gr. of white fondant to a string of 19cm long.

2) cut it in 4 pieces of 5cm, 4cm, 3cm and 3cm long.

3) Create a pointy end to the 2cm piece by rolling it between your fingers. Bent the point upwards.

4) Glue the topping above the cupcake liner like in the picture below.

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Cherry

1) Take 1 gr. of red fondant and roll it into a little ball.

2) Make a small hole in the cherry.

3) Take the tiny piece of braun fondant and mold it into a stem.

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4) Glue the cherry on top of the cupcake and your done!

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That was fun wasn’t it? Enjoy your cupcake, with a cupcake!

Love,
Irene

2 replies
  1. Dana says:

    These are beyond adorable!!! My daughter’s 3rd birthday just passed…maybe I’ll make her some anyway. She would LOVE these!

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