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Adorable Christmas Cupcakes

Updated on November 18, 2014

Make adorable cupcakes and wow Santa!

The first mention of the word cupcake was found in a book by Amelia Simms from 1796 " a cake to be baked in small cups". Today, a party is not a party without the pretty treat. People celebrate good news over a fancifully produced cupcake which delights the senses and the soul. Cupcakes allow plenty of room for creative flair which is perfect for the Christmas season when everything is just a little over the top! Remember to get lots of sparkly sprinkles and pretty cupcake liners.These cupcake ideas are fun for all the family and look great on your table!

9 Adorable Christmas Cupcake Decorating Ideas
9 Adorable Christmas Cupcake Decorating Ideas | Source

1) Tiffany Blue Cupcakes

Get a box of your favorite cupcake mix. Make the snowflakes from white chocolate and put on cupcakes or cookies. Add a couple of drops of blue food coloring to vanilla frsting. These would also be fun for a Frozen Themed Party.

Santa Belt Cupcakes

9 Adorable Christmas Cupcake Decorating Ideas
9 Adorable Christmas Cupcake Decorating Ideas | Source

2) Santa Belt Cupcakes

Santa Clause cupcakes are perfect for all the family! You will need toppings like white sprinkles and red frosting. Why not get green frosting and make little elf ones to match.

Christmas Tree cupcake

9 Adorable Christmas Cupcake Decorating Ideas
9 Adorable Christmas Cupcake Decorating Ideas | Source

3) Christmas Tree Cupcake

Christmas tree strawberry brownies are the end word in lush Christmas treats! The strawberry inside acts as a delightful surprise. Green frosting and m&ms make up the 'tree'.

click the link at the top of the page for tutorials

Candy Cane Cupcake

9 Adorable Christmas Cupcake Decorating Ideas
9 Adorable Christmas Cupcake Decorating Ideas | Source

4) Candy Cane Cupcake

Candy cane is delicious when paired with chocolate cupcakes. Make a batch of chocolate cupcakes and top with frosting and a sweet candy cane. Why not pop a hershey's candy cane kiss in the center of your cupcakes for an added treat!

Candle Cupcake

9 Adorable Christmas Cupcake Decorating Ideas
9 Adorable Christmas Cupcake Decorating Ideas | Source

5) Candle Cupcake

What an ideal cake for those that have a birthday at Christmas time. Popping a tea light in the top of a cupcake designed to look like a candle is really something special.

Rudolph Cupcake

9 Adorable Christmas Cupcake Decorating Ideas
9 Adorable Christmas Cupcake Decorating Ideas | Source

6) Rudolph Cupcake

It's easy to see Rudolph with these cute red candy noses. Pretzels make the antlers.

Snowflakes Penguin And A Cupcake

9 Adorable Christmas Cupcake Decorating Ideas
9 Adorable Christmas Cupcake Decorating Ideas | Source

7) Snowflakes Penguin And A Cupcake

This is an excellent tutorial for showing how to make cute little penguins which are very popular over the festive season.

Snowflake Cupcake

9 Adorable Christmas Cupcake Decorating Ideas
9 Adorable Christmas Cupcake Decorating Ideas | Source

8) Snowflake Cupcake

This is a very simple and elegant cupcake that makes use of sparkly edible glitter for the snowflake. Peppermint cream cheese makes up the icing... What are you waiting for!

Reindeer Cupcakes

9 Adorable Christmas Cupcake Decorating Ideas
9 Adorable Christmas Cupcake Decorating Ideas | Source

9) Reindeer Cupcakes

Check out this awesome picture tutorial for tips on making cute reindeer cupcakes.

Santa Hat Cupcakes

9 Adorable Christmas Cupcake Decorating Ideas
9 Adorable Christmas Cupcake Decorating Ideas | Source

10) Santa Hat Cupcakes

Now you can eat Santa's hat as well as wear it. The kids will love to leave these out for Santa on Christmas eve. Just make sure to buy plenty of red frosting as some may disappear into your mouth.

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      bakingSense 2 years ago from Vaughan, Canada

      very pretty!

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      FlourishAnyway 2 years ago from USA

      I love the Rudolph cupcakes!

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      ezzly 2 years ago

      I know , they are so cute!

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      Deborah-Diane 2 years ago from Orange County, California

      I love your creative ideas. Some of these, like the candy cane cupcake, could be used for a winter birthday party. These are all so cute!!

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      ezzly 2 years ago

      Thanks for visiting Deborah Diane, great idea for the winter birthday party ! :)

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      RTalloni 2 years ago from the short journey

      Some really cute cupcakes here. Snowflakes are going on my snowflakes Pinterest board, but I also love the strawberry tree and the candy cane. Even the food at Christmas time is happy. :)

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      ezzly 2 years ago

      Thank you so much for stopping by and commenting, is it wrong that I'm already looking forward to Christmas again ? :)

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      maria de lourdes araujo 23 months ago

      parabéns amei .

      lindos lindos

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