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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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Mason Jar Beach Cookie Favors for a Destination Wedding

Destination weddings are growing in popularity, about 1 out of every 4 weddings is a destination wedding. Enticing the guests with celebrating for multiple days, while be able to enjoy a vacation! Not surprising Tropical Islands are the number one choice. These fun...

Hand Painted Vintage Rose Cookies

Wedding season is in full bloom, and wedding cookies are more popular than ever. For this tutorial, I will show you how to hand paint edible vintage roses on royal icing transfer cookies. These hand painted vintage rose cookies were created using my mini plaque...

Royal Icing Eyelet Lace Cookies

For this video tutorial I sharing this delicate royal icing eyelet lace cookies favors. The cookies were prepared for a Memorial weekend wedding and inspired by the bride’s vintage wedding dress. The wedding dress was beyond beautiful! The bride’s gown was...

Butterfly Cookies with Filigree

I was outside pruning my roses I could not believe the plethora butterflies that were dancing around so peacefully. Those majestic beautiful butterflies became the inspiration for these cookies Turn plain royal icing butterfly cookies into classy graceful royal icing...

Wet on Wet Rose Cookies with Stylish Attitude

I had a small amount of cookie dough left over and I hate to waste, so I cut out these mini plaque cookies. My husband thought I was crazy, as he declared I would never be able to create a design for such small cookies. Being the competitive person I am, I took it as...

Peony and Exotic Foliage Swag Cake

Flowers are always in fashion for wedding cakes. The trend for 2016 is wedding cake flowers that have accents of whimsical beautiful coloured foliage. The key is balance of size, shape and colour. One of my favourite leaves are the beetleweed, they can be an array of...

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Peony and Exotic Foliage Swag Cake

Flowers are always in fashion for wedding cakes. The trend for 2016 is wedding cake flowers that have accents of whimsical beautiful coloured foliage. The key is balance of size, shape and colour. One of my favourite leaves are the beetleweed, they can be an array of...

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...

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