Cake Craft — March 2015 Edition

Cake Craft & Decoration
Issue 196, March 2015

More Tea Flower?

A pretty, feminine birthday cake from Amanda Macleod, who is new to our pages, just change the colours for a totally different look!

Editor's Choice – Watering Can Cake

Double depth cakes are all the rage at the moment for wedding cakes but Charlotte Watson shows how to turn one into a delicately, delightly watering can cake for Mother's Day, complete with roses and jasmine.


Cake Craft Guides

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Issue 22, Wedding Cakes & Sugar Flowers

We have travelled the globe to bring you over 100 pages of stunning wedding cakes! ‘Art to Cake’ wildflower design process by Amy Swann, hand painted wedding cake by Gulnaz Mitchell from New Zealand, A Stylised Wedding by Mandy Strahand plus over 200 beautiful international cake ideas to inspire you!

Cake Craft Guides are essential for everyone who loves to decorate cakes

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Cake Craft & Decoration

Welcome to Cake Craft & Decoration, the world's leading monthly magazine for all those interested in cake decoration and sugarcraft.

Every issue carries 8 to 12 complete projects for you to make. Projects include wedding cakes, novelty cakes, cupcakes, floral decorations and anniversary cakes. Each one has clear instructions and step-by-step colour photographs, plus tips, techniques and full details of the equipment and ingredients you need.

Our projects are designed for all skills levels and include sugar flowers, sugar modelling, pastillage work, sugarpaste, marzipan and royal icing. Each issue also has a baking section, information on new products from cake decoration manufacturers, readers' cakes, college reports, shows and events.

Each year we cover the ICHF Cake International Shows in the UK and the ICES show in the USA. More information about Cake International 2015 is available on the ICHF site, or you can follow them on Facebook.

Julie Askew, Editor

Cake Craft Guides

Party Cakes – Issue 22Our special series of Cake Craft Guides are published four times a year.

Wedding Cakes & Sugar Flowers is on sale February and August and Party Cakes magazine is out May and November. These Guides are packed full of design ideas for you to adapt and create your perfect cake. We also feature exclusive projects with step by step images of modern up to date designs and fully illustrated recipes.

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Cake Decorating Books for the Beginner

Easy Steps in Cake DecorationOur series of cake decorating books has started with two books to help beginners take their first steps in cake decorating.

‘Easy Steps in Cake Decoration’ has 20 simple step-by-step projects and all the techniques for you to get started.

‘Easy Steps in Sugar Flowers’ is aimed at the beginner interested in flower making, and also has step-by-step projects to make over 20 types of flowers and foliage.

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Cake Craft goes digital!

Subscribe to the digital edition of Cake Craft & Decoration Magazine You can now buy single copies or a subscription to our new digital edition of Cake Craft & Decoration. Order here, or browse a sample issue – it includes three full free projects for you to try.

Subscribe to the quarterly Cake Craft Guides Subscribe to digital editions of our quarterly Cake Craft Guides. The latest issue of Wedding Cakes & Sugar Flowers is now available to buy.

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