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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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Video Library Recent Additions

Multiple Easter Cookie Designs with One Cutter

I love finding cookie cutters that have multiple uses. The fluted copper egg cutter from Copper Gifts  is one of my favorites. I have use the fluted egg cutter for dozens of designs, through out the year. The cookie above is an exquisite frilled sugar cookie with a...

Strawberry Swirl French Macarons

French macarons from the first bit you become addicted. I still remember my introduction to these little pieces of heaven. It was my first day in France I was walking down the Champs-Elysées and found myself in front of Ladurée. I walked into the shop, my eyes danced...

Springtime Cherry Blossom Cake

The cherry blossom season is almost here; The Washington D.C National Park Service officially announced that peak bloom will likely occur sometime during the period of April 11-14. If you have ever had the opportunity to walk down the tidal basin during peak bloom the...

Peek A Boo Bunny Easter Cookie

These cookies were inspired by an Easter card I found in my keepsake box. One of my favorite tools for inspiration are cards I have kept (I have cards going back to high school). I loved how the bunny is barely poking his head, checking the scenery! You will be amazed...

English Over-Piped Cookies

English royal icing over-piping has been around since 1900, the technique fell into the background in the late 80’s with the arrival and popularity of smooth fondant. The beauty of intricately piped details, scrolls and swags was almost a lost art. Luckily,...

European Over Piped String Work

I love over piped string  work it has an old world victorian appearance. Adding dimensional strings is not only awe-inspiring, but the cake becomes a conversion piece of art. You can find inspiration from vintage books (generally found on google books),pinterest, and...

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Multiple Easter Cookie Designs with One Cutter

I love finding cookie cutters that have multiple uses. The fluted copper egg cutter from Copper Gifts  is one of my favorites. I have use the fluted egg cutter for dozens of designs, through out the year. The cookie above is an exquisite frilled sugar cookie with a...

Strawberry Swirl French Macarons

French macarons from the first bit you become addicted. I still remember my introduction to these little pieces of heaven. It was my first day in France I was walking down the Champs-Elysées and found myself in front of Ladurée. I walked into the shop, my eyes danced...

Springtime Cherry Blossom Cake

The cherry blossom season is almost here; The Washington D.C National Park Service officially announced that peak bloom will likely occur sometime during the period of April 11-14. If you have ever had the opportunity to walk down the tidal basin during peak bloom the...

Peek A Boo Bunny Easter Cookie

These cookies were inspired by an Easter card I found in my keepsake box. One of my favorite tools for inspiration are cards I have kept (I have cards going back to high school). I loved how the bunny is barely poking his head, checking the scenery! You will be amazed...

European Over Piped String Work

I love over piped string  work it has an old world victorian appearance. Adding dimensional strings is not only awe-inspiring, but the cake becomes a conversion piece of art. You can find inspiration from vintage books (generally found on google books),pinterest, and...

Peony Cupcake Fun

Peonies are a favorite flower of mine. They are perfect for weddings, bridal showers, baby showers, and any special occasion. I have designed three fun techniques to create peony cupcakes, all of them have a wow factor and can be mixed and matched. The front cupcake...

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