December 27th, 2014
Use the Renshaw Multipack of Neon sugarpaste to create brightly coloured icing streamers. They are really easy to make and add fun and colour to any celebration cake or cupcake.
1. To make the coloured sugarpaste slightly firmer and enable it to hold its shape, add a pinch of Sugarcel powder to a small ball of icing and knead well.
2. Dust your work surface with cornflour and roll out your icing to about 2mm thick. … Read More...
December 22nd, 2014
Using curling ribbon is a really economical and easy way of gift wrapping presents and decorating packaging. Here we have used a patterned ribbon tied around the box first and matched it with the red curling ribbon but you can use the curling ribbon to wrap around the box as well.
1.Wrap your cake box in a patterned ribbon or the red curling ribbon and tie a knot.
2.Cut three equal lengths of red curling ribbon.
3.Hold the three curling ribbon lengths together and tie around the ribbon knot … Read More...
December 11th, 2014
Create these simple festive cupcakes using four cute Christmas shaped plunger cutters. We have used coloured sugarpaste to decorate the cupcakes but the cutters can also be used to cut out marzipan decorations or even cookies. Pop the finished cupcakes in one of our Christmas themed boxes and you will have a home baked gift that looks truly amazing!
Ready made cupcakes in green & red cases
December 2nd, 2014
Sattina Grass Green Sugarpaste
Selection of Coloured Sugarpaste
Karen Davies Lottie Lace Mould
Small Straight Palette Knife
Sugarflair Frosty Holly Lustre Dust
PME Plastic Star Plunger Cutters, Set of 3
CCW Small Present Cutter
We have used the Karen Davies Lottie Lace Mould to create this really simple, but effective Christmas tree cake. Although you could use it on larger cakes, this shape is ideal for small Christmas cakes as you can cut four cakes out of one 10″ square cake. Cut your square cake diagonally one way in half … Read More...