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Pearls

making your own string of fondant pearls (no mold necessary)

Because I don’t have a ton of $$$$$$$$$$ to spend on molds I am getting quite creative and decided to string my own fondant pearls. And I made earrings as well they are for a wedding dress cupcake cake. Im pretty impressed with my self. The...

Easy, and fabulous edible pearls !! 😊

Cake friends! —Epiphany! Ready to blow your mind ? Easiest ever, quick, cheap & beautiful edible pearls!!!! Drumroll….Couscous!!! 😊 - I’ll buy a huge bag for $3 and take a Tbs at a time uncooked for small batch, stir a drop of vodka (* helps...

Hermit Crab Tutorial

Supplies needed: scissors, 2 brushes, 1 embossing tool, pearl dust, 1 black food gel color, 1 blue food gel color or what ever color you want , 3 different shades of fondant your choice , Black sugar pearls, paper towel , and 1 cup of...

Magnolia Flower Tutorial

For this tutorial I used lily cutters in three different sizes. If you don’t have the cutters you can always print out the petal template. You can even find it in my Notes on my Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/LittleAppleCakes ...

Tutorial - Stained Glass Effect Cake

After seeing the amazing stained glass effect cakes by people like Queen of Hearts Couture Cakes, Way Beyond Cakes by Mayen and Vinism Sugar Art, I decided I wanted to have a go and put my own spin on it. Hopefully it will inspire you to do...

How to quickly and easily color wafer paper - stone effect

You will need: 1 wafer paper sheet, white color powder, black color powder, food alcohol, pearlescent color food powder (sorry, it’s not in the photo), a small piece of sponge, a cotton swab, black stamens, a wire, paintbrushes, scissors,...

Princess Doll Tutorial

As promised here is the tutorial to make a princess cake. You do not need a Barbie Doll topper and you could even use a shop caught one, but keep only the torso area… or even better, model your own, which will be my next one. Each photo has...

Interview #39: Tanya Halas of Cake Heart

Tanya’s: CakesDecor Account | Facebook Page Interview: 1. Tell me about yourself (Family, occupation, where are you from originally?, etc.) I am Canadian.  Born in Newfoundland and raised in Manitoba and have a loving and supportive...

Pillow cake tutorial

This is a pillow cake for a 50th birthday. The shoe is made of fondant/gumpaste and completely edible. We two-toned the fondant with purple on the bottom and biege on top with white royal accents. 10 inch and 6 inch tiers are of yellow cake...