Easter Cupcake Decorating Ideas- Easter Chick Cupcakes

Easter is right around the corner folks!

If you are looking for fun Easter cupcake decorating ideas, this Easter Chick cupcakes might be a good fit!

Easy to make and decorate, just the way I like it. Looks cute and yummy too. Added bonus, make your own frosting with this easy recipe below 🙂

You are welcome! Now, start decorating and get into Easter mood!

Easter Cupcake Decorating Ideas

Easter Cupcake Decorating Ideas

Ingredients Needed

1 Box Cake Mix

Butter Cream Frosting

Yellow Sugar Sprinkles

Chocolate Chips

If you would  rather make frosting from scratch,  check out this Easy Butter Cream Frosting Recipe!

Easy Butter Cream Frosting Recipe Ingredients

5 tablespoons salted butter

5  tablespoons shortening

3/4 teaspoon vanilla extract

2 cups confectioners’ sugar

2 tablespoons milk


Beat butter and shortening together with an electric mixer in a large bowl until light and fluffy. The mixture should be noticeably lighter in color. Beat the vanilla extract into the butter mixture. Add sugar, one cup at a time, beating on medium speed until fully incorporated. Add milk, one tablespoon at a time, beating on high until fully incorporated and you have frosting.

Prepare Cupcakes according to box cake mix instructions

Easter Cupcake Decorating Ideas

Using Buttercream frosting recipe dye your frosting with yellow food coloring until you reach the desired color.  Save a small amount and dye that a bright orange.

Easter Cupcake Decorating Ideas

Frost entire cupcake with yellow frosting, and dip into yellow sugar sprinkles.  Add chocolate chips to make the eyes.  You can also add a dab of white frosting to make the eyeball detail.

Easter Cupcake Decorating Ideas

Using a rosette-frosting tip make “chick wings” on the sides and then sprinkle a small amount of the yellow sugar sprinkles on top.  Then use a small amount of your orange frosting to make a beak and feet for your chick.

Easter Cupcake Decorating Ideas

Thats it! Cute Easter Chicks Cupcakes are ready to be admired and enjoyed!

Easter Cupcake Decorating Ideas

If you have some fun Easter Cupcake decorating ideas to share with the world, please use the comment section.



  1. These are so cute and they look like I could actually make them too! Visiting from Something to Talk About link up.

  2. Your sweet cupcakes are just adorable! Thank you so much for linking up with us at Something To Talk About Link Party!

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