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Beach Cake Techniques: Shells and Shade

Tuesday, July 3rd, 2012

Nothing says summer like the beach, but a beach cake with just sand and water can be boring. Dress up your cake with seashells and palm trees! (more…)

Beach Cake Techniques: Sand and Surf

Friday, June 29th, 2012

Summer is here – it’s time to hit the beach or have a beach party! What’s a beach party without a beach cake? Here are a few ways to make key features for your themed cake. First and most important are sand and water. (more…)

Smooth and Shape Your Cake with a Fondant Smoother

Wednesday, April 18th, 2012

I have been decorating cakes for awhile now. Whenever I decorate fondant-covered cakes I’m usually asked, “how do you get the fondant so smooth?” It does take some practice, but having one specific tool on hand makes it so easy – the fondant smoother. (more…)