Beyond Candles: 21 DIY Cake Toppers That Steal the Show
So you’ve made the most beautiful three-tiered cake of your life and now you need to dress it up for the party. Or maybe you’ve got dozens of cupcakes that need an extra special touch. We love how even the most simple cake topper can take your cakes to a whole new level of awesome. From flowers and typography tocomedic bits, we’ve found some fabulous decor ideas and now we’ve got 21 super quick and easy DIY ideas to get that cake on the “best dressed” list.
5. Star Toppers: These glittery stars are simple to make but make a huge impact! This is an example of more = better. The range in height makes this star-studded cake truly magical. (via The Chic Site)
7. Chocolate Ball Topper: Put some Lindt white chocolate truffles in the fridge until they are good and cold, stick a skewer in the end and then draw on them with food markers for a funky, geometric cake topper that tastes as good as it looks! (via Make and Tell)
14. Saltwater Taffy Toppers: Get the color-dipped look without doing a thing. Colorful pieces of taffy make gorgeous little toppers for cupcakes or drink stirrers for fancy beverages. (via Paper and Stitch)
18. Tassel Garland: Tissue tassel garlands are so darn adorable and fit any style or theme of party. This darling miniature version of swag is easy to make and will look absolutely perfect atop any style of cake. (via Something Turquoise)
What’s your favorite way to top a cake? Talk to us in the comments below!