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Covering a dummy in fondant (with sharp corners) - video

Hi all, Here’s a tutorial I filmed not too long ago. Hope you find it useful :) best wishes Sawsen

Reading glasses with gelatin lenses tutorial

Thank you so much for taking time to follow my tutorial. I decided to make this tutorial because I have heard a lot of people complaining how hard gelatin is to work with. Hopefully I will be able to help someone out there. This is my first...

Blossom Princess Kimono Applique tutorial (video)

Hi all, This is the last video tutorial from my Konohana Sakuya Hime or Japanese Blossom Princess / Geisha cake. In this one I show the making of the outer robes and the appliqué cherry blossom design on them. The rest of her kimono was made...

Gumpaste Carnations - no special cutters required (with lots of pictures!)

Hi all, By request :) I took photos of every step so I hope this should be clear and detailed enough for beginners like myself to follow (I’ve discovered it’s rather hard to balance a camera in one hand lol). These are some carnations I made...

buttercream rose with an all-in-one rosebud nozzle

Hi all, So I don’t know if you saw, but these russian piping nozzles have been causing quite a stir. You can basically just squeeze and pipe out a whole flower, tulips or rosebuds mainly. I bought one of the tips which arrived about a week...

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...

Cake Boards #1: York Stone Effect

I received a lot of interest in this cake board for my latest cake which had a boot on it and so have put together a few pictures I took during the process. 1. Roll out fondant onto board. Mix the fondant to the lightest shade of the stone...

Buttercream flower bouquet cake & leaf tutorial

Hi all, So I haven’t been very active lately, but I have been making a few YouTube tutorials. The latest two have been about buttercream techniques – how to pipe roses, parrot tulips, carnations and hypericum berries to make a 5" floral...

Buttercream bluebell woodland cake - piping & edible oil painting

Hi all, It’s bluebell season here in the UK, and for a few weeks we have gorgeous seas of purple flowers covering the ground and releasing their scent into the air. I went to see the beautiful scenery at Clent Hills on Friday and was...

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...