Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Cupcakes For The Diet Concious

Wouldn't we all like to enjoy something sweet without it going straight to our thighs or feeling guilty about have ANOTHER!...How about some cute crochet cupcakes? (Can never have too many of these either!!)

chocolate brown wool for cake
coloured wool of choice for icing
long beads or multicoloured embroidery thread for sprinkles
soft fill to taste

1) 6 sc in cirlce
2) 2 sc around (12)
3) 2 sc around (24)
4-10) sc around (24)
finish off and sew strands in.

1) 6 sc in circle
2) 2 sc around (12)
3) 2 sc around (24)
4-8) sc around (24)
9) 5 sc next st, skip next st, repeat around
finish off, leave tail long enough to sew icing on to cake.

stuff cake
sew icing onto cake, just above the ruffles so they flare out
leave opening to stuff the icing and make sure cake is right shape
sew closed
sew beads or coloured thread scattered over the top of icing

And you're DONE!
It's that SIMPLE!

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