Cupcakes are delightful little treats and are always popular, especially among children. Because they are single serving and can be baked with a paper wrapping, cupcakes are the perfect treat for wandering guests and you don't have to waste any plates and forks! Cupcakes can be easy to make, especially for the basic variety, but to make truly perfect cupcakes, such as the Butterfly Wings Flowers or the Daisy Chain Cupcakes, this new book helps out with a few basic tips before launching into the delicious, brand new recipes. Seasonal offerings, party time cakes, occasional cakes, this new book looks at tasty as the cupcakes themselves! In addition to the recipes there is an invaluable section explaining essential ingredients, techniques, equipment, basic recipes and decorating.