Rebel Shop Geek Store

Subscribe

Floor Plan Light Switch Let’s You Play With People’s Heads
Floor Plan Light Switch Let’s You Play With People’s Heads

Bit Rebels Facebook Page
KICKSTARTER
J.A.E.S.A: Next Generation Artificial Intelligence
J.A.E.S.A - Next Generation Artificial Intelligence
KICKSTARTER
Looksery: Real-Time Face Transformation Filters
Looksery App
KICKSTARTER
Leaf Mount: Collapsible Stand For iPads, Samsungs, Kindle+
Leaf Mount
KICKSTARTER
ANTVR: All-In-One Universal Virtual Reality Kit
ANT Virtual Reality
Previous Article
Check Out More Of Our Geekery
Next Article
LIFESTYLE | 1 Year Ago By Diana Adams

Jaw-Dropping Cupcake Tower Made With 10,000 Decorated Cupcakes

thousands-of-cupcake-tower

There is beauty, and then there is b-e-a-u-t-y. A ten foot tall cupcake tower made with 10,000 cupcakes is definitely one of the most beautiful installations I’ve ever seen. If you’ve been reading Bit Rebels for a while, you probably know that I’m a cupcake fanatic, and I’ve written dozens of cupcake articles. This is the first time I’ve ever seen anything like this before. Cupcake baker Leah Foster baked approximately 13,000 cupcakes (3,000 were for another project) before she lost count of how many she made.

The cupcake tower you see below is called her “Muffin Tops” installation, and it was set up in Manhattan for a while. The other 3,000 cupcakes were for a project in Dallas. As with all art installations, there is a deeper meaning behind this one. Leah is no stranger to baking cupcakes, and she started to notice that even though she’d bake them often, she would never eat them. Upon further refection, it of course all came back to the fact that she didn’t want to gain weight because she wanted to conform to society’s image of what a beautiful woman looks like. But then she realized, what is life without indulging in a few cupcakes every now and then?

Her cupcake tower was designed to help girls with insecurities. Students helped her decorate them, and each one had a little message inside. According to Leah, “Women are taught to be pretty on the outside and on the inside, to be smart and attractive, to be individual and independent. For me, the cupcake represents this contradiction and duality. The cupcake is almost everything I’ve been taught to be. It is cute, pretty, and petite, yet individual – not part of the larger cake. I feel this is symbolic of the current situation of my generation.” You can see in the pictures that she used a string system to help balance them so they wouldn’t topple over.

I present to you – the 10 foot (3 meters) tall cupcake tower made with 10,00 cupcakes. Time to drool…

The “Muffin Tops” Cupcake Tower Made With 10,000 Cupcakes

(Click Images To Enlarge)

thousands-of-cupcake-tower

thousands-of-cupcake-tower

thousands-of-cupcake-tower

thousands-of-cupcake-tower

thousands-of-cupcake-tower

thousands-of-cupcake-tower

thousands-of-cupcake-tower

thousands-of-cupcake-tower

thousands-of-cupcake-tower

Via: [Design Taxi] [Daily Mail]

 
 
 
 
Author Avatar Image Representation

Author: Diana Adams

Diana has a passion for blogging and has written over 4,000 blog posts. You can usually find Diana working in her home office in Atlanta or sitting in the corner of a downtown Starbucks somewhere with her mobile devices in one hand and a Grande Caramel Macchiato in the other. She loves Star Wars, hot chicken wings, and nice people.

One Comment

mohammed

February 18th, 2013

hi

[Reply]

Leave A Comment

You Might Also Like...
Bit Rebels
Math Whiz Recreates Minecraft Gameplay On His Graphing Calculator
Math Whiz Recreates Minecraft Gameplay On His Graphing Calculator
SHARES
0
T-Shirt Folder Simplifies Perfect Folding Every Time
T-Shirt Folder Simplifies Perfect Folding Every Time
SHARES
250
Smart Belt Keeps Your Credit Cards & Valuables Safe
Smart Belt Keeps Your Credit Cards & Valuables Safe
SHARES
248
Cat Vision: How Your Cat Sees Those Instagram Pics And YouTube Videos
Cat Vision: How Your Cat Sees Those Instagram Pics And YouTube Videos
SHARES
238
Future Camera Lenses Might Need Your Smartphone Body To Power Them
Future Camera Lenses Might Need Your Smartphone Body To Power Them
SHARES
230
 
css.php