How To Make A Sugarpaste Fault Line Cake

Fault line cakes are very on trend at the moment and are often decorated with buttercream. You may have seen our tutorial on cakes covered with buttercream and sprinkles in the gap, but these work equally well with sugarpaste too! You can get really professional looking results using our PhotoCake ribbons inside the fault line gap.



1kg Sattina Golden Delight Madeira cake mix

700g tub vanilla frosting

1kg Sattina white sugarpaste

Icing sugar, for dusting

Edible glue

Hint of blue magic sparkles

White snowflake sprinkles

Snowflake edible printed cake strips

Medium flat icing snowflakes



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How To Make A Buttercream Fault Line Cake

Be on trend with our simple tutorial on how to decorate a fault line cake. Follow our step-by-step guide to see how easy it is to create this dramatic effect.


We Used:


1kg Sattina golden delight Madeira cake mix

1kg freshly made buttercream, see recipe below if you need a recipe

Sugarflair rose pastel paste food colouring

Party mix cake sprinkles

Sugarflair pure gold edible gold lustre glitter dust

Rejuvenator spirit

Multi pastel icing stars spray cake topper (small), optional



3 x 7″ sandwich tins, buttered and base lined

Cooling rack

Cake leveller,