Instructables: exploring - food - cake-decorating - decorating - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 18 Dec 2014 06:43:08 PST BLOX v1.01 How to Make Marshmallow Fondant http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Marshmallow-Fondant-1/
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Wed, 24 Sep 2014 22:26:17 PDT
Jell-O Marshmallow Fondant http://www.instructables.com/id/Jell-O-Marshmallow-Fondant/
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Fri, 11 Oct 2013 13:54:30 PDT
How To Make an Easy Easter Basket Cake http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-an-Easy-Easter-Basket-Cake/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/LGRQ/HTZ40FXH/FLXLGRQHTZ40FXH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/LGRQ/HTZ40FXH/FLXLGRQHTZ40FXH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLX/LGRQ/HTZ40FXH/FLXLGRQHTZ40FXH.SMALL.jpg thevegetarianbaker This is such a fun cake to make and it will definitely impress your friends. They don't know have to know that it only took you about 30 minutes to make (***after baking). Let me know that if you made it and tag me in your photos on instagram using @jacstjohn & #thevegetarianbaker Ingredients: 2- 6...
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Sun, 13 Apr 2014 19:47:17 PDT
How to Make Heart Shaped Cupcakes - Valentines Day Surprise http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Heart-Shaped-Cupcakes-Valentines-Day-S/
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Sat, 1 Feb 2014 08:40:02 PST
"The Thing" Cake http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Thing-Cake/
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Sun, 19 Jan 2014 11:46:07 PST
Cake Icing Tracer Projector http://www.instructables.com/id/Cake-Icing-Tracer-Projector/
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Mon, 18 Nov 2013 18:25:06 PST
'The Ring' Cake (aka, Dead Girl Crawls from the Well Cake) http://www.instructables.com/id/Halloween-themed-The-Ring-cake/
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Sun, 3 Nov 2013 14:13:11 PST
"Death By Chocolate" Skeleton Surprise Cake http://www.instructables.com/id/Death-By-Chocolate-Skeleton-Surprise-Cake/
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Thu, 24 Oct 2013 23:06:47 PDT
Zombie Head Cake http://www.instructables.com/id/Zombie-Head-Cake/
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Sun, 7 Jul 2013 15:18:36 PDT
Making Super Mario - Yoshi Birthday Cake http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Super-Mario-Yoshi-Birthday-Cake/
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Wed, 30 Jan 2013 09:53:32 PST
Lego Cake(s) http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Cakes/
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Tue, 8 May 2012 12:48:04 PDT
Super Easy Monkey Cup Cakes http://www.instructables.com/id/Super-Easy-Monkey-Cup-Cakes/
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Wed, 9 May 2012 11:53:54 PDT
Fondant Calla Lilies http://www.instructables.com/id/Fondant-Calla-Lilies/
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Mon, 28 May 2012 12:58:54 PDT
Fondant Roses http://www.instructables.com/id/Fondant-Roses/
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Fri, 18 May 2012 12:21:10 PDT
Hand Painted Frosting with Coffee Paints http://www.instructables.com/id/Hand-Painted-Frosting-with-Coffee-Paints/
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Mon, 13 Feb 2012 21:32:55 PST
Basic Fondant Cake http://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-Fondant-Cake/
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Thu, 21 Jul 2011 15:06:56 PDT
Cake Decorating http://www.instructables.com/id/Cake-Decorating/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/QNHE/FW5H3JYF/FEDQNHEFW5H3JYF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/QNHE/FW5H3JYF/FEDQNHEFW5H3JYF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/QNHE/FW5H3JYF/FEDQNHEFW5H3JYF.SMALL.jpg scoochmaroo Don't leave your cake naked! Dress it up in the latest styles to suit any occasion. From fondant to frosting, train cars to cake pops, exploding volcanoes to animated haunts, here are some Instructables that are sure to inspire! How to make a Dragon Cake For my child's 4th birthday, he wanted a...
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Mon, 22 Jun 2009 13:25:42 PDT
Valentine Love Train Cake http://www.instructables.com/id/Valentine-quotLove-Trainquot-Cake/
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Sun, 15 Feb 2009 15:18:58 PST
DY-NO-MITE!!! birthday cake http://www.instructables.com/id/DY-NO-MITE-birthday-cake/
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Mon, 28 Apr 2008 11:00:52 PDT
Alligator Cake http://www.instructables.com/id/Alligator-Cake/
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Sun, 30 Mar 2008 12:34:16 PDT
Cake Decorating Stencil http://www.instructables.com/id/Cake-Decorating-Stencil/
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