I made this for my mum’s birthday, but I can’t help noting what an excellent cake it would make for a man. It can be hard decorating manly cakes – chocolate cages are an excellent option I find, I resorted to them for the Surf Board Cake, I love how diverse they are – you can pipe the chocolate into whatever pattern you like! Even writing or drawings, imagine caricatures! That would be cool. They also look totally stylish. I’m a big fan in case you can’t tell.
So I’ve been super busy lately making Christmas decorations! I thought I would share some photos of what I’ve made so you don’t think I’ve totally forgotten this blog!
Its very easy to make a sugar paste butterfly with a cutter and if your not a fussy perfectionist like me, you’ll probably be quite happy with that butterfly and it will have taken you five seconds! What more do you want?
One that resembles a real butterfly! Not some chunky cut out!
It’s taken a while, but as I promised, here is the cherry blossom tutorial!
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I found this stamen tutorial and figured I could follow her steps but make them more like cherry blossom stamens.
My first attempt was unsuccessful. Continue reading