Tag: Cake Decorating

Simply Modern Wedding Cakes | Sneak Peek

Simply Modern Wedding Cakes is the new book from world-renown sugar craft teacher Lindy Smith. The book shows you how to make a wedding cake with the minimum of fuss but with maximum effect.       A wedding cake is the centerpiece to a wedding – aside from the bride and groom of course.…

This week we’re loving… Summer Holiday Crafts!

School’s almost out for summer and that holiday feeling is sweeping the nation, as we slap on the sun cream and head off for the sunshine at home or abroad. To inspire you in your travels, this week we’ve got a suitcase full of summer holiday crafts, whether it’s time with the kids or grandkids…

Top Five DIY Wedding Crafts

We are celebrating the DIY wedding this week and we want to share our top five DIY wedding crafts – including everything from favours to table decorations. Wedding Favours The Party Favour Cone is a fantastic decorative piece which is perfect for storing personalised gifts and displaying name tags at the reception tables. You can choose…

How to Make Buttercream Flowers

Have you ever wondered how to make buttercream flowers which look realistic and really have the ‘wow’ factor? The talented authors of 100 Buttercream Flowers, Valeri Valeriano & Christina Ong, share their incredible techniques for how to make stunningly beautiful and realistic buttercream flowers including this incredible Sunflower. Undoubtedly one of the most well-loved flowers, sunflowers…

Valentine’s Crafts | Chocolate Heart Eclairs

February 14th is fast approaching and we thought you might like these super pretty chocolate ice heart eclairs. Make your Valentine’s Day even more special with these delicious treats. Materials 1 x quantity choux pastry 500ml (18fl oz) vanilla ice cream 450g (1lb) dark (semisweet) chocolate, melted 50g (13/4oz) white chocolate, melted Wooden lolly sticks…

Make Your Own Gingerbread House

Gingerbread houses are the ultimate Christmas decoration. They are fun to make and a great way to involve children with crafting at Christmas. There are tons of tutorials and recipes online to choose from and we’ve got a round up of our favourites here. Edible gingerbread houses This glittery, sparkly delight by talented cookie decorator…

How To Make A Leopard Print Cake | Masterclass with Zoe Clark

Not only do Zoe Clark’s cakes look amazing on the outside – we’ve now discovered that there’s a surprise waiting inside too! There are different ways to create patterns inside the sponge, and to find out how to make a leopard print cake, we turned to Simply Perfect Party Cakes For Kids by Zoe Clark……