7 Easy Ways to Dress Up a Cupcake

August 17th, 2012 by Jo-El Grossman

When someone mentions, “cupcakes,” you can’t help but smile. Almost everyone has a happy memory when it comes to this special treat — whether they received or gave cupcakes.

Cupcakes are fantastic for any season, celebration or simply just because. We have seven easy ways to dress up cupcakes to really wow your friends and family!

1. Add in mix-ins to the batter, like sprinkles, chocolate chips and marshmallows.

Mix-In Cupcake

2. Fill the center with delicious icing using a tip 230.

Cupcake Filling

3. Let your celebration colors stay true using ColorCups baking cups.

ColorCup Baking Cups

4. Cover tops with a tempting round tip swirl of icing, using a tip 2A or larger.

Round Swirl Cupcake

5. Pipe a fancy icing swirl in seconds using our 1M tip.

1M Swirl Cupcake

6. Include some color and sweetness with our sprinkles and sugars. Proudly display your cupcakes on a Cupcakes’N More® Dessert Stand.

Cupcake Sprinkles

7. Turn your cupcakes into something fabulous with our cupcake wraps and picks.

Jungle Pals Cupcake Wraps'n Pix

Need more inspiration? Be sure to browse our cupcake section for more cupcake recipes, techniques and decorating ideas.

Jo-El Grossman Jo-El is the Director of Editorial and Marketing Communications on the Creative Services team. Since her teens, she has loved baking and Wilton products, and now enjoys spending time in the kitchen with her son, Zane. In addition to baking and cooking, Jo-El enjoys reading and writing fiction.

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