Boy or Girl?

I did my first “gender reveal” cake for some very dear friends!
Its not the most original design, but I was pleased with it.
Decorated with a little handmade blue sugar sneaker and pink sugar shoe, and pink and blue sugar paste hearts, covered in a rich cream cheese icing so that the colour of the cake inside is a surprise – blue cake for a boy, or pink for a girl!
This one was blue inside! 💙💙💙
I used my vanilla recipe for this 7" cake, and getting it blue instead of turquoise was tricky with the eggs and oil and vanilla essence! I tried baking it once and adding a little purple to counteract the yellow but it came out too dark, so I went with a turquoise in the end.

It’s such a privilege to do a gender reveal cake – knowing whether the couple is having a boy or a girl even before they do, and keeping it a secret!

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Heaven in paper cups!

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Sandra Smiley ...

This is precious!

Noreen@ Box Hill Bespoke Cakes ...

Gorgeous.
xxx

Angel, The Cupcake Lady ...

Thank you Sandra and Noreen!

Goreti ...

So cute

Angel, The Cupcake Lady ...

Thank you Goreti!

Elaine - Ginger Cat Cakery ...

Cute xx

Nanna Lyn Cakes ...

Very sweet

Angel, The Cupcake Lady ...

Thank you Elaine and Nanna!

Angel, The Cupcake Lady ...

Thank you Carla!

Evelindecora ...

Love these! How beautiful 💗💙

Angel, The Cupcake Lady ...

Aw thanks Evelindecora!

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