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Designer Handbag Cakes taught by Elisa Strauss

Have your handbag and eat it too! Let celebrity cake designer Elisa Strauss teach you to sculpt and decorate an unbelievably realistic couture handbag from cake.

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Here are some details about my project:
Category Cake Decorating
Type Sculpted
Material Fondant
Style Traditional
Mmmcake on craftsy.com

Share a little about the materials, processes and techniques used to create this cake: Fondant SMBC gumpaste

Mmmcake on craftsy.com

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!

Mmmcake on craftsy.com

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.

Mmmcake on craftsy.com

I would NEVER have known this was a cake if it wasn't on this page!!! I love it!

05/15/2013 Flag

Okay I can't get my head wrapped around this being a cake. Please post a picture after you have cut into it!

05/16/2013 Flag

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.

07/08/2013 Flag

Thanks for you great comments

07/13/2013 Flag

Beautiful cake

11/15/2013 Flag

beautiful! i wonder why is it so shinny, did you airbrush it?

01/08/2014 Flag