Create Beautiful layer cakes and decorate them with fresh petals, ribbons or the simplest frostings. Stylish, chic and elegant, here are 60 ideas for the ultimate show-stoppers.
So called 'naked cakes' are an increasingly popular choice for celebrations both large and small and what you see is what you get! Here you will find recipes and decoration ideas for exquisitely beautiful cakes.
While in recent years the trend has been for cakes to be encased in icing and decorated in a fancy style, there is a new trend for stripping cakes back, and decorating them very simply with fresh edible petals and vibrant berries or using pastel shades of batter to make the cake itself the star attraction.
The queen of cakes, Hannah Miles, has undressed classic cakes to create these delightful recipes. Whether you want to create Vintage Elegance, Rustic Style, Romantic Charm, Chic Simplicity or Dramatic Effect, or make something to represent the Changing seasons, you'll find the perfect recipe and design here.
Choose from floral cakes such as Rose Petal Cakes zingy citrus bakes such as Clementine Cakes and luxurious berry fruit offerings including Blueberry and Lemon Drizzle Cakes. There are plenty of ideas to tempt the sophisticated nut-lover and chocoholic, such as Chocolate Chestnut Cake, hazelnut Harvest Cake, and Pistachio Layer Cake.
These cakes are not for everyday - they are special treats and perfect for birthdays, weddings and other celebrations all year round. From the surprisingly simple to the lusciously extravagant, family and friends will be astounded by these impressive bakes.
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7.75" x 9.5"