Posts by Lyndsay Sung

Lyndsay Sung is a self-taught baker, caker and maker from Vancouver, BC. She runs her own tiny cake business which she writes, photographs and blogs about extensively via her Coco Cake Land blog. Her cake loves include vintage-look cakes, animal cakes, old-school buttercream piping and super cute illustration inspired cakes. Lyndsay contributes to several design blogs including Poppytalk, Handmade Charlotte and You Are My Fave. She is obsessed with food in general, snacks in particular and quite especially, ice cream! In addition to all the baking and food stuff Lyndsay loves being a mama to her little son Teddy.

Rose to the Occasion: How to Pipe Buttercream Flowers

Pink Rose Cupcakes

These buttercream rose topped cupcakes will prettify any dessert table, from a tea party to bridal shower to a wild rose wedding cake spread. If you've ever wondered how to pipe buttercream flowers, let's start with piping a pretty petaled rose right on top of the nearest cupcake. No flower nail needed here!

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Sweet Paint Job: The Art of Painted Cakes

Cake Power Tie Dye Cake -

. Expand your cake decorating techniques while exploring your inner artist. Fondant is the perfect canvas for creating stunning hand-painted cakes. Find inspiration from these gorgeous hand-painted cakes, worthy of a spot in the MoMA.

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9 Perfectly Pretty Cake Stencil Designs

Pink and Blue Paisley Stenciled Cake

There are so many incredible cake stencil designs out there, and several ways to apply them. From royal icing to buttercream to hand painted, check out some of these tips and tricks of the trade.

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The Prettiest Trend of the Year: Delicate Rice Paper Cake Designs

Cake with Wafer-Paper Flower

Have you fallen in love with the hottest (and prettiest) trend in the cake decorating world: wafer paper? Edible flowers made from delicate wafer paper (also known as rice paper) provide an ethereal touch to even the darkest cakes. Get inspired by this enchanting technique with this collection of lovely wafer-paper cakes.

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8 Terrific Toddler Birthday Cake Ideas

Cat Birthday Cake

Find the perfect cake to make to tickle any toddler's fancy! Today, we've got the scoop on the sweetest toddler birthday cake ideas, guaranteed to blow the minds of kiddos and adults alike. From gravity-defying cakes created with fondant and modeling chocolate, to fancy frilly buttercream beauties, we've covered it all in this unforgettable roundup. Come see for yourself!

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Wedding Cake Wednesday: Beautiful Orange Wedding Cakes

White Tiered Wedding Cake with Orange Sugar Peonies

Orange is the new black! Brides these days are frequently turning to brightly colored wedding cakes, and orange is such a fun hue to decorate with because it can go in so many directions, from popular peach shades to citrusy clementine and all the way to vibrant neon orange.

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Bow Knows: Modern Ribbon and Bow Cakes

Bow Cake

Sugar and spice and everything nice -- let's not forget ribbons and bows! These modern ribbon and bow cakes know a thing or two about being stylish, cute and cool. From bow ties to giant flowing bows to gold-dusted ribbon scrolls, here's a bow-ver-load of bow-inspired feminine yet modern cakes that will make you want to dig into the art of tying the perfect sugar ribbon knot.

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Wedding Cake Wednesday: Romantic Cake Ideas

Tiered Lace Wedding Cake on

Sometimes you just want to be swept off your feet by lace, ruffles and roses -- these elegant cakes by students enrolled in the Craftsy class Elegant Lace Cakes with Zoe Clark will do it! From intricate piping techniques to lace fondant molds, elegance is just a fine ivory ruffle away!

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8 Surprising Under the Sea Cakes

Under the Sea Cakes

These cakes make a real splash! Under the sea cakes are fun for loads of occasions from weddings on the beach, to octopus themed kid's birthday parties and 1950s throwback under the sea retro dance parties. Swim alongside as we take a look at some awesome under the sea themed cakes, starting now!

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