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Pink Limousine

by Karen Taylor

Introduction
Author

Make a stylish arrival with this limousine birthday cake perfect for a stylish sixteen year old.

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No sweet 16th birthday would be complete without a pink limousine! This design can be easily adapted for other celebrations such as a girly birthday or hen party.

WHAT YOU'LL LEARN

  1. Covering the Board
    Learn how to decorate a cake board with a stars and text design.
  2. Covering the Cake
    Discover how to carve and cover a car-shaped cake.
  3. Windows
    Get to grips with making windows for a car cake.
  4. Bumpers
    Find out how to make and paint silver bumpers for a car cake.
  5. Grille
    Find out how to make and paint a silver grille for a car cake.
  6. Lights
    Colour, shape and position lights on a car cake.
  7. Wheels
    Learn how to make and decorate wheels for a car cake.
  8. Number Plates
    Discover how to personalise your cake using edible food colour pens.
  9. Wing Mirrors
    Find out how to shape and secure protruding decorations on a celebration cake.
  10. Finishing Touches
    Learn how to finish a celebration cake to a professional standard.

Occasion: Birthday
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Featured in Summer 2010 issue

Project by Karen Taylor

Karen Taylor

author of Pink Limousine

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.

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