Cupcake Bouquet Packaging Question

Baking By chachagyrl22 Updated 20 Dec 2010 , 4:13pm by PaulaPea

chachagyrl22 Posted 25 Nov 2010 , 6:40pm
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I was wondering if anyone has any suggestions on packaging for cupcake bouquets. I am planning on giving them as gifts but I can't figure out a way to wrap them up with out the packaging sticking to the cupcakes. Thanks

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rharris524 Posted 28 Nov 2010 , 7:29am
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I wrap them in a "basket bag" from Micahels (probably available elsewhere, too) and use a small hand pump (meant for balloons maybe $5 at party city) to fill the bag with air and tie it off with a bow. The air holds the bag away from the cupcakes, like a big bubble. Just make sure to tie your bag pretty tight

chachagyrl22 Posted 28 Nov 2010 , 7:20pm
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Thank you so much. I've used those bags but never thought about putting air in it.

rharris524 Posted 29 Nov 2010 , 12:38am
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this is the pump I have Image

neelycharmed Posted 29 Nov 2010 , 12:54am
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that's so smart! icon_smile.gif

MissCakeCrazy Posted 10 Dec 2010 , 10:33pm
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Do you mean like the wrappers the florists use for their bouquets?

Also, how would you place it in the car, making sure it won't topple over?

PaulaPea Posted 20 Dec 2010 , 4:13pm
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I actually cut a hole in a box I had on hand (think cereal box sized) that was the size of my flower pot...I then wrapped it, and then I put my cupcake bouquet in and wrapped the entire thing in basket wrap. The box kept the wrap off the cupcakes... ImageImage

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