Migs and Alaine

Chronicles of a Happy Married Life

DIY- Cupcake Tower

Hi, guys!

Today, I’ll be sharing with you how to make a cute cupcake tower for less than Php100.00!
This will only take 30-45 minutes of your time. It took me 45 minutes since I need to take photos in between.

You may find that the dimensions are a bit small for your liking. If you wanted a bigger cupcake tower you just have to start with a bigger base circle.


a pair of scissors
3 yards of ribbon (2.5″ x 108″)
card board / multi-purpose board (28″ x 19″)
3 round plates in different sizes
glue gun
2 small size glue sticks

1. Place the plates on top of the multi-purpose board and with a pencil, draw a line around the plates. Cut out the circles with your pair of scissors.

2. To make a base, cut 2 pcs. of 4″ x 6″ cardboard, then draw a vertical line and make a mark until the center. Cut from the top to the mark. Insert the two card boards together
using the cut marks. Make a wide base for your second tier so it would not wobble.
The base that I used at the bottom of the tower is also made from cardboard with a width of 2.5″ which I glued to the biggest cardboard circle.

3. Measure out the center of the cardboard circles where the base would go. Glue each base to the center to create your tower.

4. Attach the ribbon around the sides of the cardboard circles using a glue stick. Double sided tape is also an option.

Your tower is now ready for your cupcakes!

This tower was able to hold 6 regular sized cupcakes 13 chocolate balls and some colorful candies.

Total cost: Php. 72.50

Happy weekend!


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  1. Great tutorial!!!
    Hi what a cute nice blog honey you have…..My name is Paola I am a Blogger based in italy and I was wandering if we could follow each other GFC and bloglovin.
    Let me know I will follow you back!!!

  2. Hi Paola! Thanks for dropping by. I just followed you on bloglovin and Google+ (I don't have a GFC account).

  3. Ang cute naman sis.. that is really cool , I wish I can also do that.. ^_^

  4. This is sooo nice and sooo easy. Im gonna bookmark this. Gonna do this for my girl's birthday. Following you 🙂

  5. hi there! thanks for visiting my blog. I already added you in google +. hope we can be connected there and in bloglovin as well. I'll visit your blog regularly. have a nice day!


  6. Great DIY, I love how the cupcake tower turned out!


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