Shoes and handbag cake decorations

  • We earn a commission for products purchased through some links in this article.
  • These shoes and handbag cake decorations are much easier to make than you may think. They look great sitting on top of iced cupcakes or can be displayed on a larger cake instead – the choice is yours.

    We think these fondant decorations would be ideal for kids’ parties or as a special gift on top of cakes.


    • 120g white modelling paste
    • 50g hot pink modelling paste (Sugarflair Claret)
    • 10g skin tone modelling paste
    • 2g black fondant
    • 1tbsp royal icing with a few drops of water
    • Silver nonpareil
    • 1 batch of cupcakes
    • 1 batch of buttercream