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Sugar Quilling Technique- favorite technique challenge +tutorial

One of my favorite techniques for cake decorating is to use use Sugar Quilling: sugar quilling uses thin strips or fondant or gumpaste which are quilled into decorations. I recently used this technique to create a Christmas inspired cake, but I...

Easy Texture effect

Textures are everywhere. Be a little creative and you can find it everywhere. For my recent creation ‘’Sparkly Bridal Shoes’’ for A walk of the wild side collaboration, I struggled to get the texture as I wanted. I tried tools, texture mats,...

Sugarpaste Clouds

There are lots of sugarpaste cloud tutorials available, but I thought you might like to see how I do them. They are very easy, but a bit time consuming… especially when you design a cake covered in them! I make them directly onto the cake and in...

CakesDecor Theme: Ganached Cakes

Hello! This week I thought I would put together some gorgeous ‘ganached’ cakes. Every single one fantastically demonstrates the sharp edges that we all strive to achieve! Beautiful flowers, ruffles and lace have transformed these blank...

CakesDecor Theme: Geometric Cakes

Hi Everyone, This week I thought we could take a look at a slightly different style of glamorous cakes: “Geometric Cakes”. With geometric cakes having very bold and intricate designs, precision is essential!! All of this week’s showcased...

Edible Crayons

So many of you asked which mould I used to make my sugarpaste crayons that I thought I’d pull a quick tutorial together for you. I didn’t use a mould – there’s really no need to. They are super quick and easy to hand roll. Use a cake smooth to...

Rorschach "Ink Blot" Cake Tutorial

Rorschach Cake Tutorial Components: 8, extra deep 6 and 4 inch tiers, torted, iced and covered with Satin Ice white Fondant. (You want to use a store brand or very white fondant to contrast with the black ink blot and to blend seamlessly with...

Faux Venetian Plaster

This technique is quick easy and Fun! It uses simple tools for a great effect. Hope you will give it a try. The instructions are very brief so if you have any questions, please let me know

Simple and very easy Elephant skin texture

After a fellow cake friend asked for some ideas in creating an elephant skin texture for a project he’s working on, I decided to get a few bits and pieces out and just have a play… Hope some of you will find it useful! Xx

Game of Thrones - Iron Throne Topper

Afternoon all…..I had a lot of requests for this one…so here it finally is! Enjoy :) "":https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z6a2-h1awzk