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Want a creative way to serve your wedding dessert? Check out these adorable cupcakes in a jar! The cutest, most portable, and delicious way to serve cake! How can you not be totally obsessed with these delicious to-go treats? The sweet presentation of a cupcake in a jar is too cute to pass up!

Top to bottom, L to R: Red velvet jar cupcakes, Colorful cupcake creations from One Simple Addition, Red velvet cupcakes from Cakies via Elizabeth Anne Designs, whole cupcake in a jar from Martha Stewart, Vegan Cupcakes from Yummy Cupcakes via Quarry Girl, Oreo cupcake in a jar from Brown & Bridal

So because of our obsession with cupcakes in jars, we seriously drooled when we saw these ‘Jarfaits’ in the newest issue of Nesting Newbies! Check out page 34-37 for some great recipes for these layered treats! They would definitely make a great treat for a summer wedding! You can use pudding, jello, whipped cream, fresh fruit, you name it! Sounds delish, no?

images from Nesting Newbies Magazine


If you’re considering skipping a traditional wedding cake in favor of something a bit more affordable, this is such a fun idea. Jar cupcakes are a creative way to cut the cost of your wedding cake.

What do you think of serving cupcakes in a jar at your wedding?

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is the founder of TheBudgetSavvyBride.com, and author of the best-selling book,The Budget-Savvy Wedding Planner & Organizer. Jessica's expert wedding advice and money-saving tips have been featured by Good Morning America, COSMOPOLITAN, Glamour, and more.