Super Sweet DIY Cupcake Toppers

10 super sweet DIY cupcake toppers from Babble.com

Cupcakes have become a party and entertaining mainstay over the last several years and there’s good reason why! First, they’re adorable. Second, they’re so easy to do! You can whip up a batch of cupcakes and top them with the cutest little notions to really make them shine at your celebration. Play off the color or theme of your event and let your imagination run wild! Accordingly, there are so many amazing DIY tutorials for really sweet cupcake toppers out there…here are just 10 of my favorites!

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  • Gilded Party Animals 1 of 10
    Gilded Party Animals
    Unexpectedly fun and charming, these party animal candles are adorable on cupcakes! Make your own using plastic animals toys and a bit of gilding!
    Get the how-to from The Sweetest Occasion.
  • Paper Straw Candles 2 of 10
    Paper Straw Candles
    I love these cute toppers, made from striped paper straws and made to resemble birthday candles!
    Get the how-to from Icing Designs.
  • Nautical Bunting 3 of 10
    Nautical Bunting
    Perfect for parties, showers and weddings alike, this nautical cupcake bunting is made from skewers, paper and twine!
    Get the how-to from Bayside Bride.
  • Paper Flowers 4 of 10
    Paper Flowers
    Festive and cheerful, these paper flower toppers are made with tissue paper and a circle punch!
    Get the how-to from 6 Bittersweets.
  • Mini Party Hats 5 of 10
    Mini Party Hats
    Even cupcakes need party hats! These are made from cupcake liners, pom-poms and glue.
    Get the how-to from Oh Happy Day.
  • Cupid’s Arrow 6 of 10
    Cupid's Arrow
    Perfect for Valentines Day, these cupcake toppers are made with felt and lollipop sticks!
    Get the how-to from The Sweetest Occasion.
  • Sparkler Topper 7 of 10
    Sparkler Topper
    Curling ribbon and striped straws are transformed into sparkler-inspired cupcake toppers. Adorable!
    Get the how-to from Icing Designs.
  • Dried Pineapple Flower 8 of 10
    Dried Pineapple Flower
    I love the look of these cupcakes topped with a "flower" made from a dried slice of pineapple. So lovely!
    Get the how-to from Annie Eats.
  • Printable Valentines Day Toppers 9 of 10
    Printable Valentines Day Toppers
    These printable cupcake toppers have matching candy wrappers perfect for Valentines Day!
    Download at Ellinée.
  • Arrow Toppers 10 of 10
    Arrow Toppers
    One more sweet treat for Valentines Day, I am loving these cute arrow toppers!
    Get the how-to from Creature Comforts.

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