Blog entries tagged royal icing

Classic Over-piped Scrolls and Trellis Cake

Royal icing stringwork is a delicate piping technique that can be used to create gorgeous trellis, cushion work, and add ornamental designs to any cake. The elegance of elements add panache and an professional finished look. You can use this...

Having Fun with The Lambeth Method of Cake Decorating

Lambeth method of piping is one of the most skilled techniques in cake decorating. In 1934 Joseph Lambeth shared his ornate style of cake decorating when he wrote and published his book The Lambeth Method of Cake Decorating. If you find a...

Summer Wedding Cupcakes Tutorial

Just as in fashion trends come and go the same is true in the world of weddings. Each year, new trends excite and inspire many brides. Trends for 2014 weddings lean towards individual style and a flair for the unconventional. While Cakes are...

"Home Sweet Home" Royal Icing Sugar Art

I have always wanted to try Sugar Art ever since I was a young girl. Each year we went to the Royal Adelaide show, my favorite part was to look at the cake decorating exhibit. I just loved to look at the beautifully decorated cakes, gorgeous...

Lemon Meringue Pie Cookie

Last week I was surfing Facebook and found a beautiful lemon tart on Tastemade‘s page. The photo of the lemon pie enticed my tastebuds which was no surprise since my absolute favorite pie is lemon meringue (my husband loves my lemon...

Working with Royal Icing

Royal icing is a hard white icing, made from softly beaten egg whites, icing sugar(powdered sugar), and optional extract flavor. Royal icing traditionally is used for decorative designs, covering cookies and cakes (covering cake is an...

Cakes by Raewyn Video Tutorials #1: How I Stencil onto a Cake with Royal Icing

Here is my YouTube video showing the method I use for stenciling my cakes with Royal Icing. It’s quick and easy and I include all the tips and tricks to help you

Ombre Fabric Inspired Cupcake Ruffles

Nothing is more mystical than a cupcake or cake adorned in ruffles. Although I general use royal icing or fondant for fashion inspired cake decorating; buttercream has a soft fluffy appearance. The buttercream ruffle entices your eyes to...

Cookies

Lately I have become interested in decorating cookies with royal icing. There are some incredible looking results which can be achieved, but I’m wondering if the time involved could make them suitable only for a very special occasion!

Lace Bridal Shower Cookies

I was asked to create lingerie cookies for a bridal shower. There is fine line when you design lingerie cakes/cookies for bachelorette parties and/or bridal showers. You don’t want anything too risqué, that might offend a mother-in-law to...