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Carrie Cupcakes

Updated on October 15, 2016
Carrie Cupcakes
Carrie Cupcakes | Source

Easy To Make!

This Halloween I wanted to make a cupcake that was cheap, easy to make, original, and fun to take to a Halloween party. The finale scene from the 1976 horror movie Carrie instantly came to mind. All the mayhem of the movie has ended, Sue Snell lays flowers at the for sale sign graffitied with "Carrie white burns in hell!" We are all thinking Sue is paying her last respects to Carrie, as she kneels down, Carrie's hand shoots up and grabs Sue's arm. An unforgettable scene from the movie, it still's makes me jump out of my skin every time I watch it! This is what I wanted to recreate into a cupcake.

The cupcake is filled with strawberry jam to represent that other famous scene. I used doll arms, wooden coffee stirrers and white paper to make these cupcake decorations

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The Last Scene From The Moive

The Sign - Wooden coffee stirrers. White paper

Carrie Cupcake sign / topper
Carrie Cupcake sign / topper | Source

Instructions: - Click on the photos for more in depth details

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Mark a 5cm by 2.5cm rectangle on a piece of paper and write the words "FOR SALE" in red. Then "CARRIE WHITE BURNS IN HELL!!" over top in black. CutCut the rounded tips off the top of the coffee stirrers and have it measure 13 cm/ 5 inches longGlue the paper onto the stick. Continue to draw a line from the tail end of the "S" down the stick end the line as an arrow
Mark a 5cm by 2.5cm rectangle on a piece of paper and write the words "FOR SALE" in red. Then "CARRIE WHITE BURNS IN HELL!!" over top in black. Cut
Mark a 5cm by 2.5cm rectangle on a piece of paper and write the words "FOR SALE" in red. Then "CARRIE WHITE BURNS IN HELL!!" over top in black. Cut | Source
Cut the rounded tips off the top of the coffee stirrers and have it measure 13 cm/ 5 inches long
Cut the rounded tips off the top of the coffee stirrers and have it measure 13 cm/ 5 inches long | Source
Glue the paper onto the stick. Continue to draw a line from the tail end of the "S" down the stick end the line as an arrow
Glue the paper onto the stick. Continue to draw a line from the tail end of the "S" down the stick end the line as an arrow | Source

The Arm - Pull the arms of a small dollar store doll

Hand coming out of the cupcake
Hand coming out of the cupcake | Source

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Stop, don't Dis-arm me!Doll arm used for the Carrie Cupcakes
Stop, don't Dis-arm me!
Stop, don't Dis-arm me! | Source
Doll arm used for the Carrie Cupcakes
Doll arm used for the Carrie Cupcakes | Source

The Cupcake - I used a cake mix, ready to use icing, with crushed fudge cookies on top, filled with strawberry jam

Jam filling
Jam filling | Source

Divine

Instructions - Follow the pictures for written directions

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To fill the cupcake use a serrated knife to cut a cone like piece out of the top of the cupcakeIce the CupcakeSprinkle the crushed cookies on top press a little so they will stick
To fill the cupcake use a serrated knife to cut a cone like piece out of the top of the cupcake
To fill the cupcake use a serrated knife to cut a cone like piece out of the top of the cupcake | Source
Ice the Cupcake
Ice the Cupcake | Source
Sprinkle the crushed cookies on top press a little so they will stick
Sprinkle the crushed cookies on top press a little so they will stick | Source

Decorate The Cupcake - Poke The sign In, dip the arm in jam and gentle push into the cupcake

Carrie Cupcake
Carrie Cupcake | Source

Ready to eat

The Carrie Movies

Watch these two trailers, the new 2013 remake and the 1976 movie trailer. Which movie do you think is the sCARRIEiest?

This 2013 movie follows Stephen King's Novel more closely then its predecessor. Due in theatres this October 18th.

Carrie
Carrie

The new 2013 Movie Staring Julianne Moore

 

This 1976 movie received two Academy Awards nominations for, Best Actress, Sissy Spacek, and Best Supporting Actress, Piper. This is truly one of the Classic horror films of all time.

Enjoy A Carrie Cupcake While Watching The Movie

Carrie (1976) [Blu-ray]
Carrie (1976) [Blu-ray]

Adapted from the Stephen King novel. This classic cult movie is about an awaked girl bullied by her peers with a psycho abusive mother. All Carrie White (Sissy Spacek) wants to do, is fit in. The movie climaxes at the school prom, where a prank makes Carrie use her new founded powers of telekinesis to get her ultimate revenge.

 

Which Carrie Movie Is The sCARRIEiest?

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The Carrie Cupcake

Carrie Cupcakes
Carrie Cupcakes | Source

Guestbook - Are you going to make these cupcakes for your Halloween party?

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      calculus-geometry 

      4 years ago

      This is going on my to-bake list!

    • English-lion profile imageAUTHOR

      English-lion 

      4 years ago

      It's meant for Fans of Stephen King, and the movie Carrie. The cupcakes are delicious and I'm sure kids will love them

    • peachpurple profile image

      peachy 

      4 years ago from Home Sweet Home

      eww, that is a scary cupcake. Would you little kids eat them?

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      Shinichi Mine 

      5 years ago from Tokyo, Japan

      You've really managed to make these look really frightening with the arms! But hey, they look delicious.

    • TerriCarr profile image

      TerriCarr 

      5 years ago

      Absolutely NOT! I think they are hilarious and I love a good laugh. But I am too much of a wuss to get too close to any of Stephen King's material. I liked "On Writing"...but horror, no way. Can't handle it.

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      Devin Gustus 

      5 years ago

      Very clever, I love it!

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      RoadMonkey 

      5 years ago

      I might be too scared!!!! Those look really gory with the dolls' arms dipped in jam. Bet they taste yummy.

    • TheCozyDinosaur profile image

      TheCozyDinosaur 

      5 years ago

      This is awesome! Carrie is by far my favorite Stephen King book, so excited for the movie release this weekend. Cannot tell you how much I love this cupcake!

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      lynnegirl1 

      5 years ago

      Great cupcakes! Looks like they are made of dirt.

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      NatureFan LM 

      5 years ago

      This is a very disturbing idea.

      I'm totally going to do it!

      Thanks.:)

    • English-lion profile imageAUTHOR

      English-lion 

      5 years ago

      @ArtMeUp: Thanks :-)

    • English-lion profile imageAUTHOR

      English-lion 

      5 years ago

      @Corrinna-Johnson: Me too

    • English-lion profile imageAUTHOR

      English-lion 

      5 years ago

      @miaponzo: LOL

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      ghoststorylover 

      5 years ago

      This are so cute! Love them!

    • English-lion profile imageAUTHOR

      English-lion 

      5 years ago

      @sierradawn lm: Yes, the new movie looks great, can't wait to see it!

    • English-lion profile imageAUTHOR

      English-lion 

      5 years ago

      @Stuwaha: It's one of my favorite horror movies

    • English-lion profile imageAUTHOR

      English-lion 

      5 years ago

      @Margaret Schindel: Thanks :-)

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      Meganhere 

      5 years ago

      I love this idea!

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      ArtMeUp 

      5 years ago

      great idea !

    • Corrinna-Johnson profile image

      Corrinna Johnson 

      5 years ago from BC, Canada

      These look awesome! I have read the book many times and can't wait for the new movie to come out.

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      miaponzo 

      5 years ago

      GROSSSSSSSSSS!!!!!!!!

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      sierradawn lm 

      5 years ago

      These are so cool! And they have made a new Carrie movie that will be out in time for Halloween.

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      Stuwaha 

      5 years ago

      LOVE these, too clever! :D Recently re-watched the film too.

    • Margaret Schindel profile image

      Margaret Schindel 

      5 years ago from Massachusetts

      Carrie isn't a movie I'd ever watch (I'm not a big fan of horror flicks) but your cupcakes are as clever as pie (so to speak)! Thanks for sharing and congrats on your purple star. :D

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      ChristyZ 

      5 years ago

      These Carrie cupcakes are great! :)

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      anonymous 

      6 years ago

      Carrie is one of the scariest films I've seen - I don't like the being scared so I haven't many many! I love your cupcakes and great lens.

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      Beatriz 

      6 years ago from Portugal

      Loved those cupcakes :D

    • English-lion profile imageAUTHOR

      English-lion 

      6 years ago

      @Fufurinha47: :-) Thanks :-)

    • English-lion profile imageAUTHOR

      English-lion 

      6 years ago

      @LluviaDeArte: Thanks ..... I'm thinking of doing another Stephen King themed cupcake....

    • English-lion profile imageAUTHOR

      English-lion 

      6 years ago

      @SusanDeppner: Thank you :-)

    • English-lion profile imageAUTHOR

      English-lion 

      6 years ago

      @girlfriendfactory: Thanks :-) I agree, I love the old movie, it will be interesting to see the new movie

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      LluviaDeArte 

      6 years ago

      Stephen King would be impressed. I love these. Thank you so much for a very awesome lens.

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      Susan Deppner 

      6 years ago from Arkansas USA

      I haven't seen the movie, but it doesn't matter. These are clearly awesome cupcakes for Halloween! Great job!

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      girlfriendfactory 

      6 years ago

      I've read the book and the new movie looks scary but I love the old as it's what I grew up watching. Either way, those yummy and scary looking cupcakes would go great with both movies! :-)

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