NYT Cooking: You don't have to wait in line. You can make the famous West Village bakery's cupcakes at home. Don't forget the <a href="http://cooking.nytimes.com/recipes/11467-magnolia-bakerys-buttercream-vanilla-icing">icing</a>!
We've rounded up 40 stellar recipes ranging from the classics (Magnolia Bakery's vanilla, red velvet, and funfetti) to the super-creative (cotton candy, chocolate tahini, and honey lavender). Pin your favorites, and you'll be all set on the inspiration-front the next time a celebration rolls around.