A Punky Pirate Party

How to Make Pirate Cupcakes
Give the classic seafarer theme an edge with rocker touches.
Tara Donne
Tara Donne

Dress to Impress

Invite your child's mates to come decked in their punkiest gear -- faux hawks and skulls are welcome!

Tara Donne
Tara Donne

Tough Tees

Send each buccaneer home with a black or red T-shirt with an iron-on skull motif.

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Tara Donne

Pirate's Booty

An X marks the spot where kids will find their "treasure" of tees and tattoos bundled in bandannas.

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Tara Donne

Rock the Boat

Transform a buffet table into a raider's vessel by draping it in black cloth and rigging it with a ship's trappings.

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Tara Donne

Tattooed Treats

Cupcakes get a punk-rock treatment with frosting "tattoos" and licorice spikes.

Originally published in the May 2013 issue of Parents magazine.

These punky pirate cupcakes are edgy and easy to make.

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