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Wicked Red Fondant High Heel Shoe

This tutorial video will show separate methods to creating the high heel, one I mould the heel myself and one is a pre-made mould, either method will give you a brilliant high heel shoe.

 

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Primrose Garden Tufted Heart on a Sugar Cookie

I was playing around with scratch piping primroses when this idea for scratch piping primroses on a tufted open heart popped into my head. Primroses have heart shaped petals that matched my tufted heart.

 

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Take Your Sugar Roses to the Ultimate Level with Wired Petals

To achieve a realistic fully open rose I will show you how to wire the last 7 to 9  petals on your open rose. I have found by wiring the petals the rose is not only a realistic, but is stronger and easier to handle.

 

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Hot Air Balloon Cookies

This Friday happens to be my birthday, for a fun activity, my husband arranged for our family to take a hot air balloon ride. The beauty of Colorado below us was illuminating and left me speechless. For today’s tutorial, I will show you how to create and...

Hand Painted Rose Plaque Cookies

I love painting on royal icing (and fondant as well). Therefore, I created these hand-painted rose plaque cookies. In this video, I will show how to pipe the mini plaque royal icing transfers, use food gel to paint the roses, and finish the cookies with an intricate...

Ice Cream Sundae Cookies

I created these old fashion Ice Cream Sundae Cookies in a decorative parfait glass using a jar cookie cutter from Truly Mad Plastics. In this video tutorial, I will show you how to pipe the entire cookie using royal icing! Supplies need for this project: Equipment:...

Vintage Mirror Cookies

The inspiration for these vintage mirror cookies came from an antique mirror in my bedroom. I have been planning to recreate my mirror for some time. However, I wanted the mirror to look realistic, reflective (and of course edible). In this video, I will show you how...

Decorate with Brush Embroidery Poppy Cookies

Poppies are one of my favorite Spring flowers; I wanted to share how to create a 3-d effect using brush embroidery to create this poppy design. In this tutorial, I will show how to use the brush embroidery method to make your flowers pop for a one of a kind look!...

Antique Picture Frame Cookies

These vintage style cookies were inspired by an heirloom vase I was given. The vases are royal icing pressured piped with scratched piped stems, roses and leaves. A touch of sterling pearl dust to antique the edges finishes the cookies. Supplies need for this project:...

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How to Decorate And Create Hot Cocoa Cookies with Royal Icing

Santa will soon be approaching and to warm him up leave hot cocoa cookies with his milk! These cookies are not just perfect for Christmas Eve, but the entire winter season. The cookies above were created with cutters I already owned: A teacup cookie cutter and an oval...

How To Decorate A Winter Wonderland Wedding Cake With Piped Icicles

This DIY majestic winter wedding cake will have your guests or clients mesmerized and amazed! The finished cake is three tiers all white cake (recipe link below) enrobed in fondant with a lemon curd filling. Tier Designs: -The Top Tier is 5×5-inch cake stippled...

How to Design A Black and White Wedding Cake

This cake is also featured in Cake Decoration Heaven! Black and white wedding cakes are hugely popular, especially during Autumn wedding season. The cake above is a three tier wedding cake graceful stacked with Bas relief top tier, hand dot painting middle tier, and a...

How to Create Henna Flower Cookies with Royal Icing

These henna cookies are inspired by my BFF, she used to spend hours painting henna designs, with a stick, on my daughter for the first days of school. The designs were awe-inspiring! Now that my daughter is starting graduate school I thought it would be the perfect...

How to Create a Stucco-Stone Effect with Royal Icing

 This stucco/stone technique was inspired by a vase I found in Tuscany. I have had this design in my mind for a few years now and I finally found a technique to add that weathered look I loved. I used a cupcake cutter for the flower pot (I love finding other uses for...

Elevate Your Royal Icing Decorating Techniques

With the summer wedding season in “full bloom” I thought it would be apropos to share this elegant wedding cake. Completely decorated using royal icing techniques: Combining delicate oriental string work, brush embroidery and piping gel filigree takes this...

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