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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...

Borella Inspired Piping Tutorial

This is my piping tutorial for the Borella inspired romantic cake top design. I have broken it down to a step by step process to make what looks complicated, a little easier to follow and achieve. I hope you find it useful and enjoy learning the...

Inspired Lambeth Style Cookies

English royal icing over-piping has been around since the late 1800, the technique fell into the background in the late 80’s with the arrival and popularity of smooth fondant. The beauty of intricately piped details, scrolls and swags was...

Festive Scenery Piped on a Sugar Cookie

A peaceful scenery piped on festive Christmas cookies! One of my favorite Christmas traditions is placing candles in the windows of our home. I wanted to recreate the mood and excitement of the Christmas season ona sugar cookie. The cookies...

Pretty Pink Fabric Tufted Billow Weave Tutorial

I just adore tufted billow weave on a cake, and have decorated quite a few cakes with the tufted billow weave method. Susan Trianos started the puffing trend and it would behove you to visit her website. she has an exquisite cake gallery!...

"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...

Wedding cakes in Buttercream #1: 3 designs in one cake

I used 100% buttercream to frost cake with, and do all scrollwork, boarders, etc… 3-tier wedding cake (6-8-12 inch tiers) 2-layers in each tier w/ buttercream filling. I baked and frosted all tiers w/ buttercream frosting. ...

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...

Royal Icing Piped Daisies

I thought it would fun to learn how to make these cute and cheerful royal icing daisies (in minutes) with this video tutorial. All you will need is an understanding of pressure control, bag potions, and the correct constancy of the icing. In...

Medallion Filigree Chandelier sugar cookies

Royal icing is truly a versatile and impressive decorating medium. The icing can be used to decorate cookies, cupcakes or piped to make a whole host of cake decorations. Once you master the 4 main stages of royal icing and how to use the...

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