Adding Texture onto Buttercream Cakes

Adding Texture onto Buttercream Cakes

It can be so satisfying getting a perfectly smooth buttercream cake with sharp edges, but what if you don't want your buttercream perfectly smooth. Maybe you're looking to create a rustic themed cake, or maybe you just want to add some fun design onto the side of your cake. In ...

Vintage Inspired Piped Buttercream Cake Tutorial

Vintage Inspired Piped Buttercream Cake Tutorial

One trend that seems to be becoming a lot more popular at the moment is vintage inspired piped cakes. One of my favourite things about this technique is you can finally use the smaller piping tips you may have got in piping sets and you never really knew what to use ...

Ultimate Beginner’s Guide to Making Cupcakes

Ultimate Beginner’s Guide to Making Cupcakes

I love making cupcakes, but I know that if you are new to cake decorating or making cupcakes it can sometimes be hard to know where to start. I get asked so many different questions about making cupcakes that I thought I would create a 'Beginner's guide' to help answer ...

Smooth Sides & Sharp Edges on your Buttercream Cakes Using Acrylic Cake Plates

Smooth Sides & Sharp Edges on your Buttercream Cakes Using Acrylic Cake Plates

A few weeks ago I created a tutorial showing you how to make gumpaste orchids and the cake I placed them on was a pink buttercream cake. When I uploaded the photo to my Instagram Page (Check it out if you don't already follow me!) I mentioned that I used ...

How to make your buttercream frosting white

How to make your buttercream frosting white

I love using buttercream on my cakes and cupcakes but do you ever find it a little yellow for what you need? In the UK our butter is quite yellow so you are always going to get a yellowy/ ivory buttercream, but in this weeks video tutorial I'm going to ...

Pastel Buttercream Sprinkle Cake with White Drip and Rainbow Swirls

Pastel Buttercream Sprinkle Cake with White Drip and Rainbow Swirls

In this weeks video tutorial I'm creating quite a simple looking cake, but it's packed with different techniques. This cake is perfect if you are looking to create your first drip cake, or maybe you're looking to create Rainbow swirls on your cakes and cupcakes. In this tutorial I go ...