The bottom tier is chocolate cake with chocolate butter icing, and the top tier is vanilla with vanilla butter icing.
The ruffles are rings of individual petals and its decorated with a grey bow, pink flowers and little sugar paste baby shoes.
These are handmade sugar paste baby shoes, on top of a baby shower cake.
Also part of the order were these pink velvet cupcakes decorated with little grey sugar paste bows.
This toy wagon and blocks – the smallest of which is a 5cm square – are made of chocolate cake and chocolate butter icing covered in sugar paste.
It’s a Debbie Brown Baby Cake, and my customer asked for bright colours rather than the pastels, and whilst the little blocks were a nightmare to cover and decorate, I am quite pleased with the way it turned out.
This two-tiered chocolate cake with chocolate butter icing, went all the way to Durban for baby Danny’s christening!
The giraffe and the elephant cake topper was hand made by me, and whilst I wanted the elly’s balloon to be a sugar balloon initially, such a long drive would have had it swinging like a pendulum and possibly breaking the elly’s trunk, so I went with a small blue plastic balloon instead.