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Drippy Magic Cake

This attractive covering can be done in any colour and works well with...

Wired Phalaenopsis Orchid

How to create a beautiful orchid.If you look at a real Phalaenopsis Orchid,...

Wedgewood Theme

These are some examples of Wedgewood as we all know it. What I did was add a...

Orange Marbling Effect & Fantasy Flower

Create a striking orange marbling effect with a fantasy flower to to excite...

How to Scale a Recipe

How do you scale a recipe up or down to minimise waste and not end up cooking...

2D Reindeer Cake

Decorate your table with this fun and  festive reindeer cake Learn how to make...

Marbled Buttercream Cake with Chocolate Decorations

How to achieve a perfectly smooth buttercream finish... How to add a marbled...

Designing Christmas Cakes

What can I do to make my cakes different this year?As Christmas draws near...

How to Make Piping Bags

...With a little practice, a huge number of piping bags can be made in just a...

Wrap Cake Method

As this is a Christmas themed cake you could use your favourite fruit cake,...

Painting on Icing, Using a Stencil

I make my own stencils, but there are a lot out there to choose from. In...

Word placement on cake boards

I have seen beautiful creations on decorator's pages but sometimes these are...

Glam any Cake with Edible Gold

The use of edible gold and silver leaf creates a very dramatic and luxurious...
Drippy Magic Cake

Drippy Magic Cake

This attractive covering can be done in any colour and works well with metallics.EQUIPMENT • 1 Ganached cake on a cake board• 1 x 100g packet Deco Magic Drippy Magic• No 0 piping tube• Scissors•...

Wired Phalaenopsis Orchid

Wired Phalaenopsis Orchid

How to create a beautiful orchid.If you look at a real Phalaenopsis Orchid, you will see that the throat seems to hang from the column in the centre of the flower, so this method of wiring is a...

Wedgewood Theme

Wedgewood Theme

These are some examples of Wedgewood as we all know it. What I did was add a spin on the old favourite and do a couple of different things.The Wedgewood Rose Make your bud as usual then when dry add...

Orange Marbling Effect & Fantasy Flower

Orange Marbling Effect & Fantasy Flower

Create a striking orange marbling effect with a fantasy flower to to excite the imagination!Make up Fondant in your chosen colour theme using 2-3 colours.Measure cake. Side, top and side so you know...

Rolled Buttercream

How to Scale a Recipe

How do you scale a recipe up or down to minimise waste and not end up cooking too much or too little? This method is not perfect, but it has helped me to massively reduce waste and prevents me being...

2D Reindeer Cake

2D Reindeer Cake

Decorate your table with this fun and  festive reindeer cake Learn how to make this happy addition to your Christmas table with this tutorial, which includes a template to help you create the...

Marbled Buttercream Cake with Chocolate Decorations

Marbled Buttercream Cake with Chocolate Decorations

How to achieve a perfectly smooth buttercream finish... How to add a marbled buttercream decorative layer... How to make chocolate spheres, shards & donuts... Covering your Cake with Buttercream...

Designing Christmas Cakes

Designing Christmas Cakes

What can I do to make my cakes different this year?As Christmas draws near each year cake decorators begin to ponder the question… “What can I do to make my cakes different this year?” The answer of...

How to Make Piping Bags

How to Make Piping Bags

...With a little practice, a huge number of piping bags can be made in just a couple of minutes, so they are ready on-hand before decorating.Fabric or plastic piping bags are great, but they take...

Wrap Cake Method

Wrap Cake Method

As this is a Christmas themed cake you could use your favourite fruit cake, just prepare like you would your normal fruit cake. This Cake is for the 2D Reindeer with Christmas Lights Cake so I...

Painting on Icing, Using a Stencil

Painting on Icing, Using a Stencil

I make my own stencils, but there are a lot out there to choose from. In stencils, look for the outline to be crisp and clear as it makes painting easier if the definition is already there. As you...

Word placement on cake boards

Word placement on cake boards

I have seen beautiful creations on decorator's pages but sometimes these are let down with thick wobbly wording around the cake boards or on their cakes. To me the lettering is the scary part,...

Glam any Cake with Edible Gold

Glam any Cake with Edible Gold

The use of edible gold and silver leaf creates a very dramatic and luxurious effect to your finished cake design. It gives you that true metallic finish that lustre either applied dry or painted on...