Sugar Roses for Cakes

Sugar Roses for Cakes

by Tombi Peck, Alan Dunn, Tony Warren
     
 

Known as the flower of romance, the rose is the most popular of all flowers. And roses are the flowers most requested by brides to decorate wedding cakes and to carry in their bouquets.

Sugar Roses for Cakes includes a collection of all the different kind of roses: wild, climber, rambler, traditional varieties, and the various modern roses—

Overview

Known as the flower of romance, the rose is the most popular of all flowers. And roses are the flowers most requested by brides to decorate wedding cakes and to carry in their bouquets.

Sugar Roses for Cakes includes a collection of all the different kind of roses: wild, climber, rambler, traditional varieties, and the various modern roses—from pretty, delicate, five-petaled wild roses to the huge full-blown modern blooms.

Each section in this cake decorating book covers one of these rose types, and the authors have displayed them in both traditional and modern settings on cakes as well as in bouquets, sprays, posies, and table arrangements. There is also a large selection of beautiful celebration cakes, which includes a spectacular array of wedding designs and various other cake decorations.

Sugar Roses for Cakes reveals many innovative ways to display roses on cakes and as arrangements, too. From recognized authors who are experts in the field of sugarcrafting, this book reveals unique techniques that will make rose creation a reality for your own cakes. Including templates and nearly 200 full-color photographs, this cake book is the perfect one for brides and wedding planners as it explores and reveals many innovative ways to display and compliment the true beauty of sugar roses.

Cake recipes and Roses include:

  • Wild at Heart: Dog Rose
  • Danish Romance: 'Queen of Denmark'
  • Blue Peter Rose Cake; 'Blue Peter'
  • Summer Solstice: 'Chicago', Dog's-Tooth Violet, Ruscus
  • Winter Wedding: 'Massai', Oriental Climbing Bittersweet

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
"Roses are the flowers of romance, and are therefore perfect for weddings. With 130+ pages of floral design, Sugar Roses for Cakes by Tombi Peck, Alan Dunn, and Tony Warren will have your perfect rose waiting between its pages. The three sections of this book, Traditional Roses, Climber and Rambler Roses, and Modern Roses, hold not only roses, but also different arrangements for you to create for a special day." —Madison Bowes, AllFreeDIYWedding.com

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781853919084
Publisher:
Merehurst, Limited
Publication date:
04/28/2002
Edition description:
Hardcover with Jacket
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
9.00(w) x 10.75(h) x 0.70(d)

Related Subjects

Meet the Author

Tombi Peck is a founding member of the British Sugarcraft Guild and the author of Decorative Touches.

Alan Dunnis a leading sugarcraft designer whose books include Wild Flowers Sugar Inspirations, Floral Wedding Cakes & Sprays, and Exotic Sugar Flowers for Cakes.

Tony Warren, known for his delicate extension and filigree work, teaches sugarcraft and works for a large sugarcraft company.

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >