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If you think of buttercream as just a blank canvas for borders and blooms, think again. Today's freshest buttercream designs explore a whole universe of incredible textures, styles and effects. Best of all, many are surprisingly simple to create. Cake-makers, prepare to play.
If you want to have your cake and optical illusions too, try out the Geometric Illusion Simpress™ from Marvelous Molds. The textural element looks like cubes, until your eyes shift and it seems to take on a whole new geometric arrangement. Mind-blown recipients will call you the MC Escher of cake decorating (and we’ll never tell it’s just a mold).
There are few things prettier than a petal cake—and few things that require more patience. Placing perfectly-shaped petals one by one into a cascade effect? No thanks. Instead, try the Perfect Petal Pattern Simpress™ from Marvelous Molds, which creates beautiful panels of delicate, evenly distributed detailing—very little handiwork required!
Create intricate, eye-catching cake designs in no time! With the Marvelous Molds Scalloped Lattice Silicone Onlay, you'll find it's incredibly easily to transfer this impressive pattern to your cakes. Plus, this onlay is made from high-quality, food-safe silicone that will keep its shapes for years of delightful decorating.
A lot of time and care goes into creating cakes that bring a smile to everyone at the party! Make sure your cakes are properly stabilized as they're transported with the 12 inch Wilton Circle Cake Boards. Made from strong corrugated cardboard, these essential boards are also perfect for supporting and separating multi-tier cakes.
Complement mid-sized cake tiers with a pattern that's on-trend yet timeless, simple yet sophisticated - the chevron! With the Marvelous Molds Medium Chevron Silicone Onlay, it's simple to create designs that draw a crowd to the table. Put this food-grade onlay to use with your favorite fondant for fabulous cake designs.
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