(Closed) Cupcake Bees – How did you arrange them?? * AND Choose your favorite flavor*

posted 5 years ago in Food
  • poll: Which flavor or two of these filled cupcakes would you go for?
    Salted caramel : (46 votes)
    32 %
    Red Velvet : (50 votes)
    35 %
    Key lime : (25 votes)
    18 %
    Squiggle (fresh baked version of the hostess/little debbie cupcakes) : (16 votes)
    11 %
    I wouldn't want any of these, I would prefer... : (5 votes)
    4 %
  • Post # 3
    1598 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: September 2013

    1) we are going to have about 200 – 250 cupcakes (if people ever send their RSVPs in I will have a final #)…..

    2) We are having a custom-made stand in the shape of the Stanley Cup. The extras will just go on the table around the stand. 

    3) A friend from high school is doing everything but it looks like she’s going to use plywood and heavy-duty cardboard (and silver paint).

    Post # 5
    1094 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: August 2013

    @Taeyers:  Hello!  We are having about 6o cupcakes (small wedding tho), a mixx of reg sized and mini cupcakes.  We’re also having a mini cake for the cutting that will be made to look like a giant cupcake. 

    Like this inspiration pic.

    We started out looking for a nice stand, but couldn’t find anything we like. In the end, we decided to go with mis-matched proceline dessert trays.

    Like these ones..

    And the mini cake will go on a reg cake platter.

    I’m super excited about it all! I can’t wait to see it come to life!

    Post # 6
    1676 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: July 2012

    We had mini cupcakes (300) and rented the stand from the baker.

    Post # 8
    596 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: July 2014

    I was just about to post a similar question! All of the pretty cupcake stands I like are a bit small – and I’m not sure how I feel about some of the cupcakes being on the table.

    Two of our four flavors are also key lime and salted caramel!

    this is the one I like so far from crate and barrel-

    Post # 9
    596 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: July 2014

    @Stace126:  omg Fiance would kill for this lol

    Post # 11
    596 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: July 2014

    @Taeyers:  between 100-120  – and yeah, i don’t want a bunch of small ones. 

    I think I want one that’s large and squared. I didn’t really want cardboard – but I’m curious as to how sturdy these are: http://www.cupcaketree.com/product.html

    ETA – click on view decorated photos  – some look kind of nice!



    Post # 13
    2616 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: June 2012

    target sells a three teir cake stand for 19.99 ..   bed bath and beyond had some glass stands on clearance 6.99 for a 10 inch one with a cover..

    Post # 14
    1145 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: April 2014

    Maybe you could use boxes decorated with ribbons. 

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