Tuesday, June 9, 2009

SWEEEETTTT!!!!

Don't forget- Become a follower of my blog by clicking hte button on the sidebar and you are eligible for a great new giveaway of goodies! I will pick the winner on Sunday!
So, I came up with this idea the other day adn today, I put it into work! Because I make a TON of cupcake toppers- I wanted a way to show how they look in cupcakes without having to make cupcakes and make an extra set to use in pictures. (That's a lot of time and money just for pictures!) SO- I finally figured out a way! Here it is:

They look so real don't they!!! Really though they are a small gift box in the shape of a cupcake! I found them on clearance at Michael's for 47 cents!!! I pulled the cherry that was on top out and poked a set of my toppers into the center (The tops are decorated foam) and WAH LAH:

Now I have a great way that I can show how EACH set I sell look inside of cupcakes without having to make a set to waste for a picture!!!!

I bought the stand at Michael's a few weeks ago to use for my sister's birthday. It was $10, but I used my 40% off coupon. So, $6 for the stand and $6.50 in fake cupcakes and I have a great display! I think I may actually buy another set of stand/cupcakes to use in one of the boutiques that carries my some of my line here in Louisville. (Oh, FYI- the Michael's coupon this week is for 50% off an item!- Check this post to see where you can print one off!)

Have a sweet day!

6 comments:

Beth Perry said...

Hey girl!! So glad you stopped by and left a comment! I will def follow you! I love your blog and your tags!
Hope you are having a great week!
B

Jennifer said...

Got my stuff today that I won from you for having your button on my blog! All of it is so cute! I'm going to do a post this evening or in the morning with a pic of all my goodies and link it back to your blog.
Thanks again!

Creative Cards said...

They're not real?!

No way! They're amazing!

So jealous there's no Michaels in Scotland.

Karen L said...

So cute...and oh so clever!

Scarlettfox said...

You're a SCULPTRESS TOO? Wow! Such talent! These look fantastic... they even fool me... A CHEF! LOL

62 Cards - Sammye Jo said...

LOL. I wish I could take credit nad say I made them from scratch, lol!

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