Blog entries tagged wedding

Wedding cake? No problem!

Wedding cakes are considered amongst the most difficult, and time consuming types of cakes you can make. Most of the time, they can work out to be pretty costly, too. But, these days, it seems that more and more people are sidestepping the...

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...

How it all began

So here it is, my blog! I dont know much about “blogging” but thought I would give it a go!! I am often asked how I got into cake decorating in the first place! It’s something I often think about as it was quite by chance. In 1992 I completed...

Fondant Tips on Eliminating Air Bubbles and Bulges

A common problem that probably every cake decorator has had to deal with at one time or another is when a cake forms bulges after coating it with rolling fondant. This is an especially important issue when making wedding cakes because you...

Flower Paste Orchid Tutorial

I love orchids of all kinds, they have majestic beauty. Depending on the size of the orchid (there are around 25,000- 35,000 species of orchids), they can be a filler flower or the focus flower on wedding cake. In this case I have taken...

Tropical Flowers Hand Painted on a Sugar Cookie

Hand painting on cookies/cakes (either covered in fondant or royal icing) are edible works of art. You can choose to paint a simple design or ornately elegant complex wedding flowers. Almost any design is stunning to look at. Like most cake...

Gluten free Recipes

Hello everyone, I have 2 Wedding cakes lined up for this summer which both require a small 6" gluten free cake, just Vanilla flavour. Does anyone have a good recipe for a gluten free cake? or any tips? When I’ve tried making them they always...

Fantasy Peacock feather

My own wedding cake

Having just done a wedding cake for my friends, I was talking to my hubby about our wedding cake. We got married six and a half years ago, way before I got into cake decorating myself. I enjoyed baking and eating them though! When it came to...

Quick mini Rose Tutorial

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