• I love this one! - Laniee75
  • And this one too! - Laniee75
  • They remind me of "Spirograph". I used to play with it all the time at my Grandma's house.
  • That is SO FUNNY! My grandma had a Spirograph too! Must have been a popular grandma's house toy :) - Laniee75

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It's all about distraction :) These cupcakes didn't look that great until I added the designs. Now you hardly notice the icing flaws :)

lily green, AbsolutNormal, and 98 other people added this photo to their favorites.

  1. truds09 77 months ago | reply

    so festive, so fun! love them!

  2. AlissaE 77 months ago | reply

    these are just awesome.
    Seen on your photo stream. (?)

  3. eyewashdesign: A. Golden 77 months ago | reply

    my friend kwaku calls it "blinding them with the shiny", claiming that whilst he's one ugly mo-fo, that when he puts on the shiny, people flood to his "trinkets", hardly noticing his bowed-legs & snaggily toothed looks.

    and you know something? after working & going out with him for over a year, he's totally right! here's the african version of your cupcake:

    Q i

  4. lorijohernandez 77 months ago | reply

    HA!!!! That's so funny. You made my day

  5. treasureup 74 months ago | reply

    Your cupcakes are beautiful! I love the story from eyewash design, "blinding them with the shiny" . Funny stuff.

  6. missytrumpetswan 74 months ago | reply

    I love these! Great penmenship and so pretty.

  7. *Sally M* 72 months ago | reply

    Please consider adding this work to Handmade Mandalas:

    Handmade Mandalas

  8. jouste 72 months ago | reply

    fantastic mandalas, fantastic food!! these are just great!

  9. Glorious Treats 69 months ago | reply

    Really cool! Great piping!! Congrats on Cupcakes Take the Cake =)

  10. lorijohernandez 69 months ago | reply

    Thanks Glorious Treats! I couldn't figure out why all these people were suddenly favoriting my photos... I didn't even know about Cupcake Takes the Cake. Now I do :) I'm honored.

  11. Glorious Treats 69 months ago | reply

    You're welcome, I always try to mention it, since a few times I've not know that my things made the CTTC blog until I just stumbled upon them. Cupcakes take the Cake is the only reason I found Flickr, since I noticed all their photos say via so and so on Flickr. I'm so glad I figured it out =).
    I know I've seen cupcakes similar to these in a book at some point, did you get the idea somewhere? Either way, your designs are really great.

  12. arundatirao 69 months ago | reply

    these are just beautiful

  13. lorijohernandez 69 months ago | reply

    Glorious Treats: I originally found the inspiration in the book "Pretty Party Cakes" by Peggy Porchen (sp?). But I don't like to do exact copies of other people's work, so I tried to make them different. I was also inspired by the many hours of playing Spirograph when I was a child :) Thanks for the compliments. I took a look at your stuff and it's outstanding!!!!! Do you make edible just for fun or do you have a business?

  14. iwishmynamewasmarsha 69 months ago | reply

    These are GORGEOUS! They immediately reminded me of spirographs, too!
    You're really talented!

  15. galexiegirl 69 months ago | reply

    WOW. These are spectacular!!! (i found you via tricia from bits + bobbins!)

  16. Little Grey 62 months ago | reply

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called pretty sweets, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

  17. monkeyflowers 51 months ago | reply

    What flaws? These are perfect!

  18. Lotus Lulu 36 months ago | reply

    these are super special =)

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