Share a little about the materials, processes, and techniques used to create this cake This was one of the first cakes I made & that I sold. I used cake for the bottom half of the cake, but the top bit where the zip is, is made from rice krispies with marshmallow, as I was more able to mould it. I had never made a shoe before, I didn't have the materials such as the cut outs or the templates, so what I did was download a picture of a shoe and the different elements of a shoe, and used that, I improvised. I had to I didn't know the proper way to do it. The lipstick I fashioned on my own. The leopard print, I looked up on you tube really for techniques.