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Mermaid Birthday Party Cupcakes

These mermaid birthday party cupcakes are a must! Find out how to make them plus get the free printable template to make the tails. Make a splash at your mermaid party!
Course Cupcakes
Cuisine American
Keyword mermaid birthday party cupcakes
Author Vicky



  • Print out the mermaid tail template, trace and cut.
  • Melt some candy melts in a bowl following package directions.
  • When the candy melts have melted, add in your candy color.
  • Take a small zip top bag and cut a tiny triangle off the corner. Fill the bag with the melted/colored candy.
  • Outline your mermaid tail template on the opposite side that you drew the tail on and fill in with the candy melts.
  • Before the candy melts harden, shake on some green sprinkles.
  • Use your favorite cupcake recipe and bake.
  • When cool frost cupcakes with some white frosting colored with blue food coloring.
  • Use a pastry bag and an open star tip to pipe on the frosting in a circular motion.
  • Sprinkle on some white pearl nonpareils.
  • Insert the mermaid tail into the middle of the cupcake.