{Baseball} Ribbon Cupcake Toppers

I hope you saw this coming… more ribbon cupcake toppers!

Our church pastor is a huge Chicago Cubs fan, and I’ve had in mind to make him something special for some time. With baseball season just getting going, I thought it was a perfect time to make him a special treat.  I made some simple ribbon toppers (made with some baseball ribbon I found at Michael’s), and then I customized a few toppers using images from the team’s website. (Ribbon toppers how-to HERE)  For the team logo, I just sized it down, and then used a 2 inch circle punch to make a topper.  I also found an image of a Cubs jersey,  loaded it into Photoshop and changed the name of the real player to my pastor’s last name.  I think he got a kick out of that!

The cupcakes were delicious Chocolate (recipe HERE), with vanilla cream cheese frosting (recipe HERE).


  1. Awesome! I'm a HUGE baseball fan, so I'm definitely going to make these in the future! I hope you don't mind me sharing these on my blog – I'll credit back to your site!

  2. I'm a huge fan of your blog! Nice job, as usual.


  3. What a GREAT and simple idea! Pretty cupcakes too :)

  4. Simple and fun..love these!

  5. so cute! I have that exact ribbon!! I guess I know what I'll be doing with it :)

  6. Super cute! I bet Kent LOVED them and felt appreciative of the effort you spent for him. Way to go – yet again!

  7. What a great way to show your pastor that you care. I am sure that he felt very sepcial and blessed.

  8. How did you frost these cupcakes? Very cute and tiny.

  9. @Codi- I frosted these with a 1M tip. I have a whole post (and video) on how I frost cupcakes here, http://glorioustreats.blogspot.com/2011/08/cupcake-basics-how-to-frost-cupcakes.html

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