Sweet and Simple Party Cakes: Over 40 Pretty Cakes for Perfect Celebrations

Sweet and Simple Party Cakes: Over 40 Pretty Cakes for Perfect Celebrations

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By (author) May Clee-Cadman

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  • Publisher: DAVID & CHARLES
  • Format: Paperback | 144 pages
  • Dimensions: 211mm x 272mm x 10mm | 703g
  • Publication date: 21 June 2008
  • Publication City/Country: Newton Abbot
  • ISBN 10: 0715326872
  • ISBN 13: 9780715326879
  • Illustrations note: 250 colour photographs
  • Sales rank: 9,603

Product description

Sweet and Simple Party Cakes Want to know how to make your own wedding cake? Or do you need to make a celebration cake for a child's birthday party or a special event? May Clee-Cadman's Sweet and Simple Party Cakes shows you how with easy-to-follow cake recipes and cake decorating techniques, and unique cake designs that look really professional but are simple enough to be made at home. From perfectly pretty to easy elegance, discover how to make contemporary cakes for all occasions, including birthdays, weddings, christenings, Christmas and Easter. Learn how to pipe with royal icing and buttercream, how to assemble tiered wedding cakes, and how to make sugar flowers or decorate your cakes with real, fresh flowers. Create a sweet sensation for any celebration with over 40 simply irresistible cake designs! Inside Sweet and Simple Party Cakes: Cake Decorating Techniques - In this first chapter you will learn all the basic cake decorating techniques and cake recipes that you will need to make perfect, unique celebration and wedding cakes. May Clee-Cadman also includes her recipes for cupcakes and mini cakes - perfect for wedding favours! Pastels - Each chapter in the book covers a different range of colour styles. In the Pastels chapter you will find gorgeous pastel-coloured cake designs, including a contemporary 'Champagne Bubbles' wedding cake with pink roses set between the tiers, and a 'Blue Buttons' christening or birthday cake with a cute teddy bear motif. Whites - the Whites chapter has a sparkling 'White Christmas' cake and an elegant 'Cascading Blossoms' cake, which is adorned with hundreds of pretty sugar flowers, as well as cake designs incorporating white chocolate roses and curls. Brights - If you like vibrant cakes with 'wow' factor the Brights chapter is for you! Here you will learn how to make a summery 'Wedding Sunflowers' cake, a candy-striped Easter cake, and even a tower of buttercream cupcakes.

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Author information

May Clee-Cadman is an award-wining wedding cake designer and author of two books on cake decorating techniques and designs. In 2003 she founded Maisie Fantaisie, one of London's leading couture celebration and wedding cake bakeries, and her unique cake designs have been featured in television shows and in bridal magazines, such as 'Brides' and 'You and Your Wedding'.

Table of contents

Introduction How to Use this Book Cake Decorating Techniques CHAPTER 1: PASTELS Champagne Bubbles Butterfly Kisses Dotty About You Blue Buttons Lavender and Hearts CHAPTER 2: WHITES Wedding Ruffles White Christmas White Chocolate Roses Cascading Blossoms Birthday Parcel CHAPTER 3: BRIGHTS Wedding Sunflowers Retro Circles Rouge Candy Stripes Cupcake Treats Cake Embellishments Templates Suppliers