Memorial Day Presentation Ideas

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Memorial Day Centerpiece

  • one cobalt blue glass vase
  • two-three bunches white flowers & 13 red roses
  • two small American flags

Fill container with:

  • water and floral flower booster
  • Cluster white flowers into two separate bunches, place in vase, Add roses to center front of vase. Add flags.

“Old Glory” Pie-Cupcakes

Cupcakes are made to look like blueberry and cherry pies and positioned as the stars and stripes of the American flag.

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1. Frost cupcake thinly then add an icing rim around the edge of cupcake. (to hold filling)

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2. Drain berries from juice, pat dry.  Place halfed cherries on center of cupcake.
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3.  Using tip #47 (smooth side up) pipe 3 ribbons of frosting equally spaced on top of fruit.
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4. Rotate cupcake and repeat to create lattice.
5. Using tip #103, wide end up, pipe ruffle,”crust” around edge of cupcake. (tip: hold cupcake in hand and rotate)
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To create the blue stripe in “Old Glory” use blueberry pie filling with lattice or
create a star in center of cupcake using star tip #16.

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To create white stripe, frost cupcake and dip in coconut. Repeat ruffle (pie crust)
as in the instructions above.

You will need 35 vanilla cupcakes to complete the “Old Glory” flag.