Halloween is fast approaching and we can’t help getting excited for all the spooky celebrations that will be taking place!
And with National Cupcake Week in full swing, what better way to give everyone an early Halloween treat than with some the first of our free Halloween printables – our free printable cupcake toppers for Halloween!
Choose from ten awesome designs in your favourite Halloween colours featuring black cats, ghosts, witches and spider webs.
Download, print and attach to cocktail sticks for instant Halloween cake decorations that your guests will love!
All you need is:
- Our free printable cupcake toppers
- A4 card or paper
- Cocktail sticks
- Homemade or pre-bought cupcakes
Click below to download our free printable cupcake toppers and carry on reading for a devilishly delicious cupcake recipe to go with them!
Scarily simple cupcake recipe
For the cupcakes:
- 110g butter or margarine
- 110g caster sugar
- 2 free range eggs
- 1 tsp vanilla extract
- 110g self-raising flour
- 1-2 tbsp milk
Pre-heat the oven to 180C. Cream the butter and sugar, beat in the eggs and stir in the vanilla extract. Fold in the flour with a large metal spoon and add the milk. Spoon the mixture into 12 paper cases and bake for 10-15 minutes.
For the buttercream:
- 110g softened butter
- 110g icing sugar
- 1-2 tbsp milk
- A few drops of food colouring
Beat the butter and half of the icing sugar together until smooth. Add the remaining icing sugar with a tablespoon of milk. Add the food colouring and mix well. Spoon into a piping bag and pipe onto the cupcakes using a spiralling motion.
Finally, add the finishing touches to your Halloween cupcakes with our free printable cupcake toppers!
Stay tuned for more Halloween baking ideas and free Halloween printables throughout October including masks, drinks labels, posters and more!