The Fourth of July is the perfect time to throw a barbeque. Of course, when you have a Fourth of July party, you want it to be just perfect. These perfect patriotic pinwheel cupcakes are sure to make your party one everyone is talking about. Keep in mind that this idea is done with the assumption that you already have premade cupcakes. If you don’t have cupcakes ready to go, you can quickly make some using a cake box then return to this post.
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- 6 Prepared Cupcakes (patriotic liners)
- White Frosting
- Patriotic Sprinkles
- Patriotic Papers
- 6 Paper Fasteners
- 6 Sucker Sticks
- Hot Glue Gun
Patriotic Pinwheel Cupcakes Directions
Cut six 2 ½ inch by 2 ½ inch paper squares.
Place a pencil mark in the middle of one square and cut diagonally from each corner towards the mark leaving a small section uncut.
Fold in the right-hand corner of each triangle and hot glue each section on the end.
Once all 4 corners are glued, push a paper fastener through the middle and close the back.
Glue on a sucker stick and let dry.
Frost each cupcake and sprinkle with the patriotic sprinkles.
Place a pinwheel in each cupcake.
Serve and Enjoy!!
Your pinwheel cupcakes are ready. Enjoy and celebrate!
Other 4th of July Crafts
If you liked these Perfect Patriotic Pinwheel Cupcakes, check out some of our other 4th of July crafts.
- Easy Fireworks Template Craft for 4th of July
- 4th July Paper Flower Craft
- Uncle Sam 4th of July Cupcakes
- Captain America Cupcakes
About Angela Milnes
Angela Milnes is a Qualified Teacher who has specialised in Preschool and Kindergarten teaching. She has studied nutrition for children and has also taught cooking skills to adults. Angela loves to share family meals and easy instant pot recipes here on The Inspiration Edit. Follow her on Pinterest!