Posts by Lyndsay

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.

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Wedding Cake Wednesday: Modern Vintage Designs

Vintage Eyelet Lace Cake

Elegant, vintage inspired wedding cakes will never go out of style. It's still a go-to choice for many modern brides. This beautiful collection of elegant, vintage inspired wedding cakes is updated with creative modern touches, from pinwheels to ruffles to graphic patterns, which provide a fun element of sophisticated surprise.

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The Finer Details: Brightly Colorful Cake Painting Techniques

Hand-Painted Cakes

With the explosive growth of cake decorating, cake designers are looking to classical art creating techniques to develop, grow and push the craft of cake decorating even further. One of my favorite techniques that continues to grow in popularity for both cake designers and clients is the hand painted cake. Here are some great ideas for how to paint a cake, making your next cake a pure stroke of genius!

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Cake Inc: Tips for Writing a Business Plan

Decorated Cupcakes

You've baked dozens of beautiful cakes and cupcakes for friends and family which were met with rave reviews, you've saved up a whack of cash and you've been dreaming of taking your love of baking, cake decorating and design to the next level - but how do you dive in? First of all, you'll definitely want to start with a business plan. Here's some tips for getting started.

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The Lambeth Piping Method: Classic, Intricate, Beautiful

Trio of White Wedding Cakes Decorated with the Lambeth Piping Method

Prince William and Kate Middleton's royal wedding cake created a new yet old craze in the wedding cake industry: the Lambeth Method! Featuring royal icing over-piping, intricate details and precise, beautiful layers, the Lambeth Method draws on a cake decorator's every day piping techniques as the foundation for this classical method. Learn how to interpret this vintage method for a modern cake design.

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Trend Alert! Illustrated Cakes

Playful Woodland Themed Wedding Cake

What inspires you as a cake designer? Creative cake decorating ideas can come from anywhere. Cakes inspired by illustrations can mean many things, from hand-drawn cake toppers and hand-painted fondant to work inspired by an artist's drawings. Get your pencil (or edible marker!) ready, drawing-inspired cakes are making the rounds!

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