Christmas Cupcakes: Slice red & green cupcakes & alternate the layers. Fill with marshmallow buttercream (or whatever frosting you like) between the layers & swirled on top. Sprinkle with red & green large non-pareils.
38 Different holiday cupcake decorating ideas I may use these pattern ideas on Christmas cookies (sugar) also. The shaped, cut-out sugar cookies are nice, but they get tiresome after awhile. I'll do a few, but I like this idea.