Halloween Cupcake Toppers

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I love hosting themed parties. It is so much fun for me to come up with cute decorations and food to match up with the theme. Last year, I got to co-host a Halloween birthday party.

This year, I don’t have a party to host, but I still thought of something cute and easy in case you need a last minute decor idea for a cake or cupcakes.

It was super quick for me to throw together, so I’m sure you can do it too, in no time. It also helps that I opted to buy the cupcakes instead of making them (busy mom cheat!), but that part is up to you.

A super easy cupcake or cake decor idea, these Halloween Cupcake Toppers are sure to be a hit!For these adorable Halloween Cupcake Toppers, you will need:

Parchment paper
Plastic baggies, or piping bags
White Chocolate
Dark Chocolate

You could also use candy melts for this project. I don’t usually suggest them because I don’t like how they taste, but their vibrant colors could make for some really fun characters. Since I just used the two chocolates, I only added orange to make a few pumpkins.

1 Cut out the parchment paper to fit on a cookie sheet so it lays flat.

2. Melt the first chocolate you want to work with. In my case, I did the dark chocolate. You can melt the chocolate in the microwave at 30 second increments, then once melted, add it to your baggie. Or you can melt the chocolate directly in the baggie by sealing the bag and placing it in hot water. Before you start working with the chocolate, make sure it is completely melted.

3. Cut the very tip of one of the corners of the baggie. Make whatever fun, spooky design you like on the parchment paper. I made an outline of my design, then roughly filled it in with chocolate. Next, take an off set spatula to even out the chocolate. And watch out for little grabby fingers!!Halloween Cupcake Toppers4. Repeat with the other chocolate, adding any extra details to the designs as needed (The “RIP” or the Ghosts eyes, for example.Halloween Cupcake Toppers

5. Refrigerate for at least 10 minutes.

Halloween Cupcake Toppers6. Add the Halloween Topper to your cupcakes or cake. A super easy cupcake or cake decor idea, these Halloween Cupcake Toppers are sure to be a hit!

If you have a cake, it could be fun to make a cemetery cake, and add a bunch of the headstones. Then maybe throw a few ghosts on there. Ha! Then add some green sprinkles for grass, or even some green coconut.

Thank you so much for stopping by! I hope you enjoy this fun Halloween treat!

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3 Comments

  • Reply Lauren

    These are so cute! I love chocolate toppers too!!!

    October 24, 2016 at 10:03 am
  • Reply shelah

    Cake decorating is not one of my skills, but I think that I could actually make these adorable cupcake topper. Thanks!

    October 25, 2016 at 8:29 am
    • Reply Tarynn Playle

      They were really easy! And buying the cupcakes took away all of the stress. ?

      October 25, 2016 at 9:06 am

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