First Steps in Cake Decorating: Over 100 Step-by-Step Cake Decorating Techniques and Recipes

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"Murfitt calms potentially nervous fingers by not only including step-by-step color photographs and text but also showing alternatives to traditional embellishments.—Booklist

"A 'must have' for anyone with the slightest interest in cake decorating."—Publishers Weekly

Everyone will think these amazing cakes came from the best bakery in town. From a chocolate porcupine to candied petals, the options shown in this lush guide are endless, and all ...

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Overview

"Murfitt calms potentially nervous fingers by not only including step-by-step color photographs and text but also showing alternatives to traditional embellishments.—Booklist

"A 'must have' for anyone with the slightest interest in cake decorating."—Publishers Weekly

Everyone will think these amazing cakes came from the best bakery in town. From a chocolate porcupine to candied petals, the options shown in this lush guide are endless, and all presented in a way that even beginners can easily follow. Pretty sugar-paste creations embellish a marzipan-covered cake. Nuts, sugar-frosted fruits, candy, and cinnamon sticks make beautiful decorations in an instant. And there are embossed patterns, ruffled borders, sugar-paste cutouts, and other eye-catching ideas, all with instructions, recipes, and templates, to provide inspiration for every occasion.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781845370015
  • Publisher: New Holland Publishers, Limited UK
  • Publication date: 4/28/2005
  • Pages: 160
  • Sales rank: 721,303
  • Product dimensions: 8.64 (w) x 11.02 (h) x 0.36 (d)

Meet the Author

Janice Murfitt is a highly qualified cake decorator and cookery writer and has wide ranging and personal experience on the subject. A popular author, she has written over twenty cookery books

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 12, 2002

    Good book for beginners

    This book provides basic techniques you need to know to decorate a cake. The ideas and creativities are great.

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