Bow cake decoration

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  • This simple bow decoration really spruces up a birthday or christening cake. Using this technique you can make your bows any size you like, depending on the size of the cake you’re decorating – you could even make mini ones for cupcakes.

    Colour them however you fancy, or to suit who you’re making them for. We love these pretty pink ones for a little girl’s birthday.

    This recipe makes enough for one bow so make sure to increase the quantities if you would like more than one.


    • 20g modelling paste
    • Pink food colouring
    • Corn flour
    • Pearl lustre dust