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How to Improve Your Personal Style

An individual’s personal style is something that can set them apart and make them stand out in a room full of people. Even if you aren’t that into fashion, you can still develop a style that people can identify you by. Perhaps you’re wondering how you can improve your style and make it more interesting, or you’re at a point in your life that you’re hungry for change. Whatever the case, you can improve your style at any time you want to, just be open to trying something new. Here are practical ways that you can improve your personal style nevertheless.

Know What Look You’re Going For

Before you can actually improve your personal style, you need to know what exactly you’re looking to change it to. Identify what your personal style is presently and what about it is you want to improve. It could be that you wear too much black and feel like your style is too gothic and want to introduce new and vibrant colors to your wardrobe. Knowing where you want to go will give you an idea of how to g…

DIY Heart Cupcake Toppers


These love-themed cupcake topper candies are perfect for Valentine's Day or any heart-themed event. They'd also be a sweet addition to a wedding or anniversary menu. While they look very professional, I assure you they're so easy. If you know how to draw a heart, you can make these edible heart cupcake toppers. The pearl hearts are a little more advanced but worth a try.

INGREDIENTS:

Step1: Melt the candy melts in the microwave according to the directions on the package. Stir until smooth and pour it into a Wilton Set of 2 6-Ounce Mini Melting Decorating Squeeze Bottle. Use a funnel if you have one.

Step 2: Set wax paper flat your counter and use the squeeze bottle to make a heart outline. As you can see, my first attempt was not a success. You can leave some of the hearts open in the middle and fill some all the way in. Let the heart set at room temperature for a few minutes until completely hard.

Step 3: Lift up the wax paper and peel the hearts off.

Step 4: To make the pearl-coated candy heart, sprinkle on the Wilton pearl sprinkles right after you draw the candy heart. It does take a little effort to get the pearls sprinkles all the way around the edge. You have to kind of gently push them into place with your fingertip or a toothpick. To make the X and O, simply draw the letters. You could use other words like "love".

**If you aren't confidant in your free-hand skills, use a black marker to write the letters or hearts on a white piece of paper then layer it underneath the wax paper. The designs will show through so you can trace them more easily than doing it all freehand.



 
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  1. Hi ~ this is something I have been trying at home with various chocolates & candies & things ~ question! How long do these candy melts hold up? Do they stay in their shape & even stand up on a cupcake?

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    1. Oh so sorry I missed this comment! Both the candy melts and chocolate hold up just fine on top of cupcakes and cakes. Once it's set, just like if you were to put a store-bought piece of chocolate on top of a dessert, it would hold up very well and could be made a few days in advance. The frosting in the photos above is very thick. If you had a very light and fluffy frosting, it may have a hard time supporting heavier pieces.

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  2. Hi I was wondering what cupcake pan do you use?
    also are your cupcake liners standard or standard but tall?

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  3. Hi I was wondering what cupcake pan do you use?
    also are your cupcake liners standard or standard but tall?

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