Chocolate Indulgence Birthday Cake

My recent cake work was for a 21st birthday celebration. I was told that the birthday girl loves chocolate and her favourite colour is mauve. I made a chocolate mud cake, layered and covered with chocolate ganache. As if that is not chocolatey enough, it was topped with white and dark chocolate shavings. The cake … Continue reading

Pink Gradient Rose

I am a fan of Cotton and Crumbs cake design.  I can never browse past their cake pictures without stopping and admiring the gradient dark to light coloured roses. Last week, we had the opportunity to practice this style on our roses.   Using individually wired petals, we built up on one of the roses created … Continue reading

Gum Paste Roses from Cake Decorating Class

Last Sunday, my cake buddy Ingrid & I started our second series of cake decorating class at CakeAge.  We were looking forward to enrich our skills with a 4-weeks series of roses and square cake.  After devoting the second half of last year to my postgraduate studies, I was really keen to get back to … Continue reading