Birthday Cupcake Decorating Ideas

Birthdays are special for all those of us. It is a day, when kids get the maximum attention. Showered with gifts, love and blessing, birthdays are days of fun, celebration and individuals cute little cupcakes! To look for the little devils and your special little devil smile in the actual sight of the cupcakes, here are some of the ideas you can use to decorate the cupcakes:

Ideas for Decorating Cupcakes

To create a birthday cupcake cake, you have to decorate each cupcake individually and put them together in the cake stand. Or simply, put together these assorted cupcakes around the 2-3 tiered cake stand and serve. Following are ideas for decorating cupcakes which will be helpful to you.


You can decorate a cupcake as being a soccer ball, baseball or basketball, by simply using colorful icing, and drawing house of an icing pen. Likewise try this is to cover the cupcake with chocolate fondant and embellish it with fresh fruit pieces like strawberries, cherries, apples, or maybe nuts. You can even generously sprinkle chocolate or rainbow jimmies; use chocolates or peppermints round the fondant covered cupcake.

Flower Cupcake

Flower cupcakes are not only found aesthetic to look at, but also tempting. With this particular, chose a medium-pink color icing for your cake. Cut the marshmallows in half, using scissors. Now, pinch the ends of each marshmallow half, forming a petal shape. Now, position colorful chocolate candy inside the mid of each cake and set the marshmallow petals around it

Candy Corns

Although candy corns tend to be popular during Halloween, you can use them for cupcake decoration. Ice the cupcake and arrange candy corns vertically across the edge of the cupcake. You can even put them horizontally in the shape of a star or even a flower with a gumdrop as the center. Likewise try this is to arrange candy corns inside the shape of alphabets.

Frosting, Jam and Jelly

You need to use yellow colored frosting to create smiley faces on cupcakes and decorate it with fruit leather. As fruit leather is straightforward to cut, you can use it to create different shapes as being a heart, star, etc. Secondly, you’ll be able to fill the center of the cupcake with jam or jelly, then decorate it with fondant or frosting. Thirdly, cupcakes topped with freshly grated coconut or cherries or gumdrops also look and taste awesome.


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