Making gumpaste high heel shoes is not nearly as tricky as it looks. This was my first gumpaste high heel and it won’t be my last! There is only one thing better than a pretty high heel and that is a pretty high heel on a cake :)
This Fairy Cake is one I made ages and ages ago and just never got around to posting. The fairy started out as a thin little ballerina-like figure and ended up a bit like a hunchback secret eater. But never mind. I followed this tutorial to make the fairy (albeit quite loosely). It is choc-full […]
Another Ben 10 Cake Tutorial
This is a tutorial for a quick and cheap Ben 10 Cake with fondant, butter cream and royal icing. Save time by using a printed template.
How to Make an Elmo Cake
This is a tutorial for making a fondant and royal icing Elmo Cake that is simple yet striking!
Ben 10 Cake – Two-tier Tutorial
This is a step-by-step tutorial for making a 2-tier Ben 10 Cake with Fondant/Gum Paste Ben 10 and Royal Icing Details.
How to Make a Fondant Ben 10
How to Make a Fondant Ben 10 I know he doesn’t resemble Ben 10 in facial features (Ben 10 has a pointy chin and a pointy nose, not a flat, fat nose and hardly any chin!), but he was a last minute decision, so I had to make do with what I had. How could […]
DIY Wedding Cake Part 6: Assembly and Transportation
Wake up, sleepy-head! It’s the day of the Wedding! Have you made your Gum Paste Roses? Have you baked, iced and decorated your cakes (as much as is possible before assembly)? Do you have all your tools and equipment? Right. Then you are now ready for Assembly and Transportation – in whichever order you prefer – before […]
DIY Wedding Cake Part 5: Decorating the Cake
It’s the day before the wedding and you are almost done making your 3-tier Ivory Striped Wedding Cake. You will have bought all the bits and bobs you need, made your gum paste roses and baked and iced your cakes. Now we will start decorating the cake. In this post I will cover covering the […]
DIY Wedding Cake Part 1: Tools and Ingredients
This is a list of the tools and ingredients you will need to make a 3-tier Ivory Striped Wedding Cake with gum paste roses and edible pearls. It is the first in a 6-part series on Making Your Own Wedding Cake. Printable List – Tools and Ingredients for a 3-tier Ivory Striped Wedding Cake Editable […]
3-Tier Ivory Striped Wedding Cake Recipe
More than a Wedding Cake Recipe 6-Part Series for Making an Ivory Striped Wedding Cake with Edible Pearls and Gum Paste Roses I made this 3-tier Ivory Striped Wedding Cake for Bine’s best friend, Sarah. She wanted something that looked like this Maisie Fantaisie cake. I have never made a 3-tier cake. Nor have I ever made […]