Need a lot of cupcake toppers and need a fast, fun and easy way to make them? These are printed on label paper, and are first personalized with watercolors of your choice. The template here prints out ENJOY!, a message good for any occasion. But it’s also so easy to customize this with a monogram, a hashtag, or a date. Just use the label maker template in your Word program, and push the letters to the right side of the column. You’ll be churning them out in no time.
Step 1: Orient the sheet of labels in front of you horizontally. With a mixture of watercolor and gouache, paint stripes from left to right. Start with one color and repeat down the page.
Step 2: Let dry.
Step 3: Print the enjoy toppers onto the water-colored sheet of labels.
Step 4: Peel off the labels and fold each label around a toothpick.
Step 5: Using a scalloped scissors, cut the edge of each label.
Photography by Tim Gibson