Kids Cupcake Celebration Fabulous Frostings: How to Use Frosting Decorating Tips
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Closed Star Tip: This tip, available in various sizes, has tines that curve in, creating stars, shells,
and rosettes with deep, pronounced grooves.
Open Star Tip: Find this tip in all sizes. Its great for making borders, small stars, long stars, and
Leaf Tip : This tip does just what its name saysmakes perfect little leaves for frosting flowers.
Connect the leaves together for a lovely border. The leaf tip comes in many sizes.
Multiopening Tip: This tip is handy to create frosting grass, as well as fur and hair.
Large Star Tip: This large open star tip is the one to choose for the classic cupcake swirl that
looks like soft-serve ice cream. To make the swirl, start at the edge of the cupcake, turning
cupcake and piping around entire outside edge. Back at the starting point, overlap the first rim
and build up frosting to reach a peak at the top.