cupcake liner garland

DIY Cupcake Liner Garland & Cupcake Stands

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I posted some pictures on Friday from the event I helped put together at work.
One of the things I did was put a little dessert table together. Now, I didn’t have a ton of money to work with nor did I have a ton of extra time. But, I did want to make it a little special.

After we decided to order cupcakes, I thought it would be cute to make some sort of decoration for the table out of cupcake liners.

I had pinned this cupcake liner garland on Pinterest a while back and thought this would be the perfect decoration.
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Here are all the supplies I got to make my own::
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1. Fabric (I chose two different fabrics)
2. Cupcake Liners (I got both gold & white)
3. Hemp string to thread
4. Needle
You start by flattening out all the cupake liners. Then trace and cut circles the same size as the liners with the fabric.
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Then thread your needle with the string and thread it through the fabric and liners. Since I used a thicker string, I had to make sure to get a needle with a larger eye and one that was sharp enough to go through fabric. Alternate between the different cupcake liners and fabric.
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Just continue stringing it until you get it as long as you want. I spaced mine out and then added a little hot glue to make sure the fabric and liners stayed spaced out the way I wanted.
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I also made a few diy cupcake stands to display the cupcakes. I saw this idea online. Liz Marie took plastic plates and plastic martini glasses to create stands.
diy cake stands
I found some plastic silver platters and wine and martini glasses at the dollar store and hot glued the bottoms of the glasses to the bottom of the platters.
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I also used some of the leftover fabric from the garland to put under the cupcakes on the platters. Here’s a look at the table again with the garland and stands.
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I thought it turned out pretty cute if I do say so myself!

I have this whole week off from work. I’m so excited to get some things done, do a little antique shopping maybe and of course eat lots of food on Thanksgiving. I love the holidays!

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