Gum Paste High Heel Shoe

Gumpaste High Heel Shoe

Making gumpaste high heel shoes is not nearly as tricky as it looks. This was my first gumpaste high heel and it won’t be my last! There is only one thing better than a pretty high heel and that is a pretty high heel on a cake :)

Fondant Fairy Cake

Fairy Cake

This Fairy Cake is one I made ages and ages ago and just never got around to posting.  The fairy started out as a thin little ballerina-like figure and ended up a bit like a hunchback secret eater.  But never mind. I followed this tutorial to make the fairy (albeit quite loosely).  It is choc-full […]

Elmo Cake Sesame Street (6)

How to Make an Elmo Cake

Elmo Cake (Sesame Street) My little Jaco is almost 3 and I still haven’t posted about his Elmo cake from last year.  So I thought I had better make work of it! This cake could not be simpler. To make an Elmo Cake, you will need: One 8″ cake covered in white fondant (see my […]

Fondant Ben 10

How to Make a Fondant Ben 10

 How to Make a Fondant Ben 10 I know he doesn’t resemble Ben 10 in facial features (Ben 10 has a pointy chin and a pointy nose, not a flat, fat nose and hardly any chin!), but he was a last minute decision, so I had to make do with what I had.  How could […]