Cupcake Nation\\nInspired by the iconic blue box, this classic confection is iced in aqua fondant and topped with a white sugar bow; $7, [markjosephcakes.com](http://www.markjosephcakes.com). Custom wrapper, $35 for 25, [paperorchid.com](http://www.paperorchid.com). Felt coaster, from $6 for three, [globalarrow-usa.com](http://www.globalarrow-usa.com). Mini cloche with pedestal base, $25, America Retold; [ironaccents.com](http://www.ironaccents.com). \\"Love Sweet Love\\" dessert fork, $30, [sycamorehill.etsy.com](http://www.sycamorehill.etsy.com). Plate, $26, [montesdoggett.com](http://www.montesdoggett.com).\\nKick departure gifts up a notch and send them home toting vanilla cupcakes topped with salted-caramel icing and popcorn. DIY tip: Create stickers by cutting construction paper into ovals with a hole punch; write your message, then use double-stick tape to attach them to twine-wrapped boxes. Cupcakes, $30 for 12, [butterlane.com](http://www.butterlane.com). Kraft favor boxes, $3.75 for six, [bakeitpretty.com](http://www.bakeitpretty.com). Baker's twine, $14 for 240 yards, [layercakeshop.com](http://www.layercakeshop.com). Calligraphy, [scribenyc.com](http://www.scribenyc.com).\\nTalk about desserts that deserve to be put on a pedestal: Simple lemon cakes are transformed into psychedelic sensations with the addition of raspberry buttercream swirls, flashy paisley fondant accents, and hot-hued liners. Cupcakes, $4 each, [markjosephcakes.com](http://www.markjosephcakes.com). Baking cups, $4 for 45, [layercakeshop.com](http://www.layercakeshop.com). Fondant toppers, $10 for 12, [sweetfavors08.etsy.com](http://www.sweetfavors08.etsy.com). Pedestals, $39 for six, [farmhousewares.com](http://www.farmhousewares.com). Cake stand, $25, Delightfully Lovely; [oliviadru.etsy.com](http://www.oliviadru.etsy.com).\\nThink of it as a couture Twinkie. Here's how to make it: Slice off the top lid of the cupcake and put it aside. Remove a spoonful of cake from the center. Add a little lemon curd, slip in a slice of your fave fruit, then replace the lid. The final flourish: whipped lemon chiffon cream. Liner, $3.50 for 45, [layercakeshop.com](http://www.layercakeshop.com). Flag, $5 for 12, [welldressedcupcakes.etsy.com](http://www.welldressedcupcakes.etsy.com). Napkin, $24 for 12, [frontgate.com](http://www.frontgate.com).