DIY: Kissing clothespin cake topper




I’ve been thinking of fun, alternative caketoppers and when I saw this, I thought it’d be the perfect thing to turn bridal. They’re so quick and easy to make that you could even make a bunch of them and clip them to brown paper bags as favors for your guests. I found an oversized clothespin at the dollar store, which adds a little more drama to the cake than everyday laundry clothespins.

You will need clothespins, acrylic paints, paintbrushes, pencil, (optional lace/tulle for veil)

Step 1: Pencil in your tuxedo with bow tie and wedding dress. Keep it simple. I added a pearl necklace and rosy cheeks.

Step 2: Paint in your lines.

Step 3: (optional) Glue gun pieces of lace or tulle to make veil.

Voilà! — Brittany

I adore this cake photographed by John Cullen and thought it’d be the perfect thing to show off our kissing duo.

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52 Comments to “DIY: Kissing clothespin cake topper”

  1. Dina, Sam & Gertie Photography Says:

    Super cute! What a fun DIY idea.

  2. Jen | Something Turquoise Says:

    I LOVE it! That is so adorable!

  3. Brit {Colure Weddings} Says:

    Such a darling cake topper!!

  4. Kim Says:

    This is just too cute!

  5. Sara Says:

    I love it! so cute:X

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  7. Scott Says:

    What a great cake topper idea!! Thank you for sharing this DIY.

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    So clever and cute! Thank you for sharing :)

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  36. crista Says:

    So cute! Great job! Do you use a varnish on top? Could this be done with any other medium? Paint is messy. Could paint markers work?

    Thank you,
    Crista

  37. Brittany Says:

    @crista, I didn’t use a varnish for it, but it couldn’t hurt! And yes, it could be done with any medium including paint markers. Go to town!

  38. crista Says:

    Thank you!

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    Where do you get your clothespins? I keep finding them with grip ridges and I want them straight down like yours.

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