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Sugar Diary by Sugar Shey #2: SMALL ORDERS pave the way for BIG ORDERS!!

Dear Sugar Diary, So today on the agenda are 84 cupcakes and a cake. My kitchen will smell like heaven starting this afternoon. =) Orders Going Out 2/25/2012: 1- Peanut Butter/Chocolate Cupcakes(12) 2-Banana/Caramel Cupcakes(6) 3-Coca...

Christmas Flower - Hellebore wafer paper

What I have used: vodka – toothpick – scissors – wafer paper – edible glue – edible powder colors (as an alternative cocoa powder and turmeric) My paper pattern measures half A4 sheet. In green what I have used for the pistils. You can...

HOW TO MAKE EDIBLE OSTRICH FEATHERS

For my 40ty birthday I decided to make a hat cake with EDIBLE ostrich feathers, but I couldn’t find a rice paper at my local store so I decided to use edible printer paper (wafer paper sheet) which is much thick and crispy than rice paper so...

Sunflowers Cake - Behind the Scenes

This isn’t a tutorial, but more of an explanation. I discovered that many people thought this cake was a painted sheet cake. Actually, it is a three dimentional cake with fondant and wafer paper flowers that I painted with ACP (Amber Adamson’s...

Interview #47: Violet Lin Tran from The Violet Cake Shop™

Violet’s: CakesDecor Profile | Facebook Page | Website | Pinterest 1. Tell us a little about yourself, family, where do you live and what did you do for a living before making cakes if anything? I was born in Taiwan and immigrated to Canada...

Modelling Chocolate - UK Recipe and tutorial

Hi everyone! I have worked with Modelling Chocolate (referred to as M/C throughout this article) many times over the past few months, trying to find the perfect recipe, and the best ways to use it. I have encountered many wonderful results, but...

Knitted Heart Tutorial

This is an easy step by step tutorial of making the knitted heart from my favorite wedding cake. 1/ tools needed: cream and brown coloured sugar paste CMC powder (carboxymethylcellulose) edible glue extruder silicone mould putty (which...

How to make a Dahlia Without Cutters

To Make this you will need Sugar Glue Tylose Bakels RTR Pettinice (Or something like Satin ice but if you can Bakels is what I use) Food Colouring (I use rainbow Dust Progel colours and for this coloured Red pettinice with Burgundy...

Inga at the beach

Inga in the beach (shaped feminine in fondant). The summer comes and the Spanish beaches fill with tourists. Inga, the exuberant Swedish one that seems to be extracted of Alfredo Landa’s movie. A northern epicure the one that is charmed with...

Cookie Recipes #1: Condensed Milk Cookies

This is my favourite cookie recipe, they can be baked less for a chewy cookie (which I love!) Or baked more for a crunchy cookie. Ingredients : 225g butter (at room tempeature) 225g caster sugar 170g condensed milk (in u.k. these come...