Craft Cupcake Inspired Creations with New eBook from FaveCrafts.com
Find 31 cupcake inspired craft projects in this new eBook, available to download for free at FaveCrafts.com.
March 8, 2011—Northbrook, IL—The cupcake trend started almost a decade ago, when Manhattan’s Magnolia Bakery was featured in an episode of Sex and the City, and America’s taste for cupcakes has been going strong ever since. Even the recent recession couldn’t put a damper on our love for the mini cakes. According to Charles Nelson, the owner of the LA based cupcake chain Sprinkles, “The consumer will decide what stays and what doesn't. I think cupcakes are here to stay because cupcakes are just cake, and Americans love cake.” Not only are cupcakes recession proof, but they also seem to have improved the New York City economy. The Huffington Post asserts that the overall unemployment rate in New York City during the summer of 2010 actually improved, thanks in part to New Yorkers’ collective obsession with purchasing cupcakes.
The trend really took off when Martha Stewart released her own cupcake-themed cookbook, called Martha Stewart’s Cupcakes, which features “175 inspired ideas for everyone’s favorite treat.” Members of the DIY movement agree that Martha’s stamp of approval has elevated the cupcake trend to a true cultural phenomenon. According to Handmade News, “Martha Stewart has a cupcake book out, which means this trend is here to stay! Not only are the cupcakes amazing, but the toppers and paper holders have gone from simple to spectacular!” Naturally, the nation’s love affair with cupcakes has progressed to cupcake accoutrements and accessories, and eventually to cupcake inspired crafts.
FaveCrafts.com recently compiled a free eBook of 31 Cupcake Inspired Creations from talented craft bloggers and designers. The eBook features step-by-step instructions to make cupcake-themed crafts, from home décor and jewelry to gifts and cards. The 31 Cupcake Inspired Creations eBook gives you 31 simple craft projects to make that will satiate your cupcake cravings. This free eBook includes a cupcake quilt (p. 5), cupcake bath bombs (p.18), cupcake friendship bracelets (p. 44), and much more.
Download the 31 Cupcake Inspired Creations eBook for FREE at http://www.favecrafts.com/Unexpected-Ideas/31-Cupcake-Inspired-Creations. Website visitors can also find the eBook under the “Miscellaneous Crafts” category on the FaveCrafts homepage.
Karisa Tell, Editor
Prime Publishing LLC
FaveCrafts.com is an exciting resource for all things craft - from expert tips to project ideas for every style and skill level. We also publish Quick & Crafty, a free e-mail newsletter, publish crafting eBooks, and create crafting related product promotions, contests and giveaways.
Prime Publishing LLC was established in 1995 as a traditional niche book publishing company. Today, they are an Internet Media Company that operates web site communities and e-mail newsletters in niche areas such as crafting and cooking. A full list of web properties, free newsletters and free eBooks can be found at www.primenewsletters.com.
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