Picture of Cupcake Bouquet

Impress everyone with this beautiful and easy cupcake bouquet! This personalized gift is a thoughtful, home-made, unique and tasty way to say:  "Happy Birthday", "Thank you ", "Get Well",  "Happy Mother's Day" or "Congratulations". These bouquets are versatile and easily changed up to suit any ocassion by using a different vase, ribbon, icing color or cupcake flavour.  As an added bonus, the lucky recipient of this elegant gift is left with a lovely vase of your choosing, as well as a satisfied palate.
~Just follow these simple instructions to create the perfect gift for someone special~

Step 1: Supplies

Picture of Supplies
You will need:

7 large cupcakes
4 cups of your favorite buttercream icing (medium stiff consistency)
1 disposable plastic pastry bag
1M decorating tip
yellow food dye
7 (4 ounce) plastic portion cups- I purchased at restaurant supply store open to public
vase (8 inch diameter)
1/2 ball floral styrofoam (6 inch diameter) - I purchased at craft store
3 sheets of green gift wrapping tissue paper
Kiteman3 years ago

If only you'd posted this a day earlier, but in a couple of hours we're going to a village fête, and Kitewife is taking cupcakes, but we haven't got time to go shopping for the dome and cups.
katibear1 year ago
Awh I love this, nice job. I read you stapled them together but I'm just curious as to how the cups stayed in the pot securely?
Easy and creative.
canida3 years ago
Wow, this looks so easy! What a neat idea.
Wonderful! Bright, cheerful, and delicious!
Browncoat3 years ago
Great!! Only thing missing is showing the icing tip that you used (for us amateurs).
Terricakes (author)  Browncoat3 years ago
Thanks! It's a 1 M in the description and in the photo. It's a bigger tip - you can buy at craft, hobby, cooking or decorating store. Pretty easy to find - don't need to use a coupler with it!
awesome. i didn't click at first cause i thought it was a bunch of flowers. but then i saw a link for bouquet of cupcakes, and wow! those are cupcakes! amazing!
awesome work!
poofrabbit3 years ago
VERY cute and creative! Nice job!