DIY: Cupcake liner cake topper

Top it like it's hot with these cutie cupcake liners

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Cake hoogah got better with these super cute DIY cupcake liner cake toppers. Transform those already pretty cupcake wrappers into stunner cake toppers. 

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  • 6-8 nos: Cupcake liners / wrappers
  • 6-8 nos: Small pompoms
  • Stapler
  • Cotton thread roll
  • Sewing needle 
  • Craft glue


STEP 1: Material Set-Up

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  • Select the colours and patterns of the cupcake liners
  • You could choose to stay in one colour or experiment with a palette
  • We’ve gone for the Christmas cheer!

STEP 2: Make the cone

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  • Very delicately, flatten the cupcake liner into a flat circle.
  • Don’t completely remove the creases from the liner.
  • Fold the flattened cupcake wrapper in half.
  • Fold the ends to make a cone. Staple the ends.
  • Repeat the process for other cupcake liners.

STEP 3: Top it with Pom poms

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  • Paste tiny pom poms at the pointed end of the cones
  • Craft glue works well for this.
  • Let them dry for 10-15 minutes
  • It should resemble tiny party hats
  • Repeat the process for the rest of the cones

STEP 4: Skewer them, and it’s done!

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  • Stand in front of the cake at the eye level of the cake topper
  • Insert the bamboo skewers at different heights, distances and angles
  • Add as many as you please
  • Place the cupcake liner cones on top of the bamboo skewers
  • Voila, your cupcake liner cake toppers are ready. Hoogah on!
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  • Now take a cupcake and place the tiny hats on it.
  • If you’re using a big cake, you can either place the hats directly on the cake or place little fondant animals on it wearing tiny hats for decor.
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