On Trend Techniques

Keep on top of the latest trends with these fabulous techniques!

Isomalt cake topper

Isomalt sail cake topper tutorial

In this tutorial Lisa Elliott shows you how to make a stunning isomalt sail topper, suitable for any style of cake.

#TrendAlert! Mandala art

We've teamed up with our sister magazine with this recipe, to show you how on-trend mandalas are…

Anti-Gravity Easter Cake

A really fun show-stopper cake designed to be the perfect centrepiece for your Easter celebrations.

Book Cake

Make this cake for those book worms in your life! Start off with this easy to follow tutorial by…

Chocolate Drip Cake

Ever mastered a drip cake? This beautiful three-tiered cake by Sherry Hostler is top of the chocs,…

Christmas Fault Line Cake

Step-by-step tutorial: Christmas Fault Line Cake by Dani Brazier from Blue Door Bakery. This…

Christmas bauble drip cake

Practice your piping skills with this stunning Christmas bauble drip cake centrepiece by Dani…

Drip and sprinkles cake

Personalise this fun party cake by Alison Young Evans from Centre Stage Cakes

Easter Cake Pops

This recipe is great to make with children, and will make 10-12 cake pops.

Easter Egg Cake

Dawn Butler demonstrates how to use the Lakeland anti-gravity cake kit to make this delicious cake.…

Food Thoughts guide to making chocolate…

Learn how to make chocolate feathers with this guide from Food Thoughts! T

Free Project - Gravity Defying Donut!

Play around with and personalise this gravity defying donut!

Geode cake tutorial – Fool’s Gold and Rose…

Charlotte White (restorationcake.com) is back once again to guide you through the hottest and…

Geode cake

Geode cakes: making your own sugar crystals

Charlotte White from Restoration Cake is back with an impressive new technique for geode cakes –…

Geometric cake tutorial (free stencil…

Learn how to add a striking geometric pattern to your cakes with this 'Bohemian Blooms' tutorial…

Gravity-Defying Snowman Cake

This snowman cake is an alternative to a rich fruit cake at Xmas and will be real hit with children…

Halloween Fault Line Cake

Celebrate Halloween showstopper style with this incredible Halloween fault line cake!

How to Create a Crushed Velvety Texture

This simple tutorial by Charlotte White creates a fabulous, rich red edible velvety texture.

How to Create a Silver Birch Bark Effect

Make your cakes bang on trend with this simple yet realistic bark effect.

How to Create an Anti-Gravity Sweet Effect

This fun anti-gravity sweet pouring effect is a real showstopper! Although it has been used here on…

How to Make a Chandelier Cake

Make this impressive showstopper for any occasion, effectively and simply. Hanging a cake couldn’t…

How to make a sprinkle fault line cake

Ready to get totally on trend and try creating CD&S's fabulous fault line cake with sprinkles?

How to make geo cake hearts

These on-trend geo cake hearts by Dani Brazier of Blue Door Bakery are sure to impress a loved one!…

How to make spring cakesicles (popsicles):…

Celebrate the season with these fun and easy-to-make spring cakesicles by Dani Brazier, a.k.a. Blue…

How to... create Gold Edible Sequins

Edible sequins are so simple to make using a sequins mat. Cake Craft World guide you through the…

How to... make a Naked Cake

The naked cake is a trend that is here to stay for the foreseeable future. Britt Box from She Who…

Isomalt Hearts by Michael Lewis Anderson

These can be made as individual toppers or added to Michael Lewis Anderson's show-stopping…

Jacket Potato Cake

This Jacket Potato Cake with cheese and beans from Laura Loukaides looks so much like the real…

Juliet Sear's fault line cake

What better way to celebrate a birthday or special occasion than with a delicious looking fault line…

Lilac semi-naked wedding cake

We certainly think so! With fresh flowers and delicate mauve tones, this semi-naked wedding cake…

Prosecco Cascade Cake

Lakeland have created a masterpiece of a cake - a Prosecco Cascade Cake. We love our anti-gravity…

Snowman Cake

This Snowman Cake is perfect for Christmas! A simple, cute and fun cake to put on your table -…

Striped mirror glaze cake

Make this funky cake for your family and friends after a big dinner. The mirror glaze is super easy…

The ultimate pancake cake!

In short, this pancake cake is perfect for any pancake-obsessive, and would make an ideal birthday…

Trend Alert: Geometry Cake Design

This week we have a handy tutorial from Charlotte White on how to create an easy geometry cake…

Trend alert: Mermaid Cake

Charlotte White from Restoration Cake guides you through creating an on-trend mermaid cake – a…

Trend alert: chocolate feathers cake

This month our top trend is this stunning chocolate feathers cake. Learn how to make this beautiful…

Tutorial: Naked Christmas Cake

Try this stylish, naked Christmas cake tutorial from Penny the Bee and impress all your guests on…