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How to make a cupcake bouquet

Make a Cupcake Bouquet

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INGREDIENTS
Hot glue your styrofoam ball into your pot

Hot glue your styrofoam ball into your pot

Rip (don't cut) tissue paper into various sizes

Rip (don't cut) tissue paper into various sizes

Fold up tissue over your finger

Fold up tissue over your finger

Add a dab of hot glue

Add a dab of hot glue

Stick the paper onto your styrofoam ball

Stick the paper onto your styrofoam ball

Repeat process filling your pot do that it looks like leaves

Repeat process filling your pot do that it looks like leaves

For more contrast in your leaves, add two different kinds of tissue papee

For more contrast in your leaves, add two different kinds of tissue papee

Bake your cupcakes using your favorite recipe. I use the vanilla cupcake recipe on www.wilton.com. Adjust the recipe to accommodate different flavors by subbing vanilla for other extracts

Bake your cupcakes using your favorite recipe. I use the vanilla cupcake recipe on www.wilton.com. Adjust the recipe to accommodate different flavors by subbing vanilla for other extracts

I bake regular size cupcakes as well as the mini ones. The mini ones act as buds in your bouquet

I bake regular size cupcakes as well as the mini ones. The mini ones act as buds in your bouquet

Insert your skewer into your styrofoam ball and insert your cupcake on the skewer. Add another skewer and repeat, adding regular size cupcakes and the minis

Insert your skewer into your styrofoam ball and insert your cupcake on the skewer. Add another skewer and repeat, adding regular size cupcakes and the minis

What your bouquet should look like finished

What your bouquet should look like finished

Tint your icing to whatever color you want for your "flowers". I used red for the regular ones and light pink for the buds

Tint your icing to whatever color you want for your "flowers". I used red for the regular ones and light pink for the buds

Fill your icing bags. For the roses, I used a 2d Wilton tip.

Fill your icing bags. For the roses, I used a 2d Wilton tip.

Start in the center and ice outward, overlapping icing slightly to get the swirl effect

Start in the center and ice outward, overlapping icing slightly to get the swirl effect

Great gifts for special occasions!

Great gifts for special occasions!

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  • 1.0 Plant pot
  • 1.0 Styrofoam ball (should fit in the pot)
  • 2.0 Packs of different color green tissue paper
  • 1.0 Hot glue gun and glue sticks
  • 1.0 Pack skewers (wooden)
  • 1.0 Batch of your favorite cupcakes