Handbag Cake

Project Description

Share a little about the materials, processes, and techniques used to create this cake Fondant SMBC gumpaste What are you most proud of? The reaction from all of my co workers when they said it looked so real. Also I sent a pic to my sister and she thought my husband bought me a purse for my birthday! What advice would you give someone starting this project? Make sure to watch everything in the course and follow to a T. Use a template the exact size you want to make.

What you will need

  • Fondant

Q&A with Mmmcake

Seamsmith asked:
I didn't believe this was a cake. I had to zoom into the pictures before I could accept that fact. You did a great job! Patti
Mmmcake answered:
Thanks Patti. It was a fun project to do.
esseneway1401774 asked:
This 'cake' is simply breathtaking. The workmanship is stellar on both the handbag and the shoe. Who would know that this is a cake? Incredible job!
Mmmcake answered:
Thank you so much!
Elisa Strauss asked:
Amazing job! So proud of you!
Mmmcake answered:
Wow-such an honor to have you comment. I loved the class and you are an exceptional instructor. I usually only do round cakes for family and would never thought I could pull something like this off. Your clear and detailed instructions gave me inspiration and courage to try. Thank You Soooo Much!
Private211 asked:
Just seeing this. This is very realistic! I am glad you added the picture of the cake after you cut into it. Awesome job bcause I have never see one that looked so real.
Mmmcake answered:
Thanks for you great comments

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