A popular trend in the US, mums-to-be are now hosting gender reveal parties where they announce the sex of their baby to friends and family. And the way they make the big announcement? Through the cake, of course! The cake is neutral on the outside but is cut open to reveal coloured sponge or buttercream: is it going to be pink for a girl or blue for a boy?
WHAT YOU'LL LEARN
author of Gender Reveal Cake
Karen Taylor is an experienced cake decorator and has been decorating cakes for over 10 years. She studied at Birmingham College of Food for three years, gaining NCFE levels 1, 2 and 3 in Cake Decorating, and has won many awards for her designs including Silver and Bronze medals at Salon Culinaire.