7 Jul 2018

Custom Cake Toppers

Hiya, Over on the Silhouette UK Blog today I have a set of new Chipboard projects. The Silhouette Chipboard Sheets cut and layer beautifully to make stronger items, and this week I have used them to make a set of co-ordinating cake toppers for a special occasion. The post included details on how to make a dimensional topper for a large cake, a smaller variation for cupcakes, and an economical way of making tabletop confetti.

Materials Used

  • Silhouette Chipboard Sheets
  • Silhouette Glitter Heat Transfer (copper)
  • AC Textured Cardstock
  • Beacon 3-in-1 Craft Adhesive
  • Silhouette Cameo 3
  • Domestic Iron
  • Silcone Sheet

Designs Used

  • Crown Me Phrase by Lori Whitlock (#215545)
  • Princess Wands/Cake Toppers by Lori Whitlock (#63758)
  • Peanut Butter & honey Font by ScrapNFonts (#143690)

The layered chipboard can be decorated with all kinds of media: paint, decorative papers, vinyl, and more. I wanted my toppers to be glittery, but I didn’t want to risk getting glitter on the cakes. The perfect solution was to fuse glitter heat transfer vinyl onto the toppers to give a neat, flake-free finish. I used the Silhouette Glitter Heat Transfer in a rich copper. ... read more (at Silhouette UK Blog)


Jackie Trinder said...

Hi Janet they are stunning they look fabulous. They would be great for weddings too. Have a great weekend. Take care. Hugs Jackie

Kathy said...

Fantastic party project ideas Janet

Sylvia Ames said...

Great cake toppers, wonderful idea for all occasions.

Sylv xx

Kate M said...

Love these cake toppers - great project!! xx

Shabneez said...

Great project Janet - loving the chipboard backgrounds. Shabneez x

Laine said...

These are so cute. Fabulous project.

Daffodil Cards said...

How wonderful, you have such great ideas Janet.