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June 24, 2013 – 7:46 pm |

Kate will surely be having a Royal baby shower any time now, so here’s some cupcake ideas fit for a Princess
Boy or girl? We just don’t know what sex the Royal Baby will be, but …

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Birthday Cupcake Ideas

October 16, 2012 – 3:14 pm |
vintage birthday cupcake

Looking for birthday cupcake ideas? Here are a couple of designs I did recently.
Vintage Cupcake
For this collection I embossed a swirly pattern on to the fondant using a embossing mat like this Floral Texture Sheet . …

Peggy Porschen Academy Part 4: Liquid Fondant Cupcakes

September 29, 2011 – 4:00 pm |
Liquid fondant cupcake

Liquid Fondant Cupcakes
To achieve the smooth, shiny finish on the Marie Antoinette Cupcakes the little pieces of heaven are dipped in liquid fondant.
Missed part 3? Read it here.
Liquid fondant is widely used as a filling …

Buttercream Icing Tips

May 16, 2011 – 5:25 pm | One Comment
Icing Sugar Mess

Icing sugar goes everywhere! Here are some tips on how you can stop your kitchen looking like the aftermath of a snow storm…
If you’ve even so much as opened a bag of icing sugar you’ll …