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inspiredbymichelle blog has moved to inspiredbymichelleblog.com

inspiredbymichelle blog has moved to inspiredbymichelleblog.com

Hi everyone I just need to let you know that my blog address has changed it is now

http://inspiredbymichelleblog.com

This new home is going to enable me to do some more interesting things with my cake decorating ideas blog.

If you currently subscribe to my this site so that you receive notice of new posts then you will need to re-subscribe on my new site as I was not able to transfer email address between the two sites.

Sorry for the hassles!! You will find all the old post from this site already there.

Bye for now.

Michelle

This 21st birthday cake idea present design has to be my most popular when I’m asked to do two tiers but this week for the first time I was asked to make it in colours other than pink and white!! I was starting to think this would never happen.

21st birthday cake idea inspired by michelle cake designs

21st birthday cake idea two tier present inspired by michelle cake designs

21st birthday cake idea girls pink and white inspired by michelle cake designs

21st birthday cake idea girls pink and white inspired by michelle cake designs

This is the original design which was actually the first cake I posted in this blog.

This time the hearts were replaced with polka dots but other than that it is the same. You could also use stars or flowers in the design.

I did include a swing tag with initial in diamante on the top tier.

I really like the tiffany blue, white, black and silver colour combination.

The top tier was white mud cake layered with white chocolate ganache and the bottom tier chocolate mud with dark chocolate ganache.

Bye for now, Michelle

Michelle Rea

Inspired by Michelle Cake Designs

Beautifully handcrafted cakes for all occasions Sydney Australia

wedding cake idea single sugar peony flower Inspired by Michelle Cake Designs

wedding cake idea single sugar peony flower with bees Inspired by Michelle Cake Designs

Hi, I was asked to show in more detail the wedding cake I have displayed on the side of my blog. So I went searching for the original images and I put this little cake gallery together.

The colours were taken from the wedding invitation as were the little bees.

The flower is my version of a peony or a full open rose and is made from sugar paste – I have made then in all sorts of colours.

The bottom tier is a double height cake which means it is two separate cakes on their own boards set up together before the final layer of ganache and fondant icing. This makes serving the cake very easy as you cut down to the first board, serve the top tier, remove that board then you can serve the bottom tier.

Bye for now, Michelle

Michelle Rea

Inspired by Michelle Cake Designs

Beautifully handcrafted cakes for all occasions – Sydney

Sometimes you meet the nicest people when designing cakes for their celebrations.

This time is was the most adorable, happy and positive little girl who was so enthusiastic when choosing the design details for her First Holy Communion Cake. She definitely put a smile on my face!!

first holy communion cake for girl inspired by michelle cake designs

first holy communion cake for girls inspired by michelle cake designs

Bye for now, Michelle

Michelle Rea

Inspired by Michelle Cake Designs

Beautifully handcrafted cakes for all occasions Sydney

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Hi-5 cake idea 500th episode celebration Inspired by Michelle Cake Designs

Hi-5 cake idea 500th episode celebration Inspired by Michelle Cake Designs

I was thrilled to be asked to make the celebration cake for the Hi-5 TV shows 500th episode celebration. They even added it to the Hi-5 website and sent me some images of the gang cutting the cake so of course I had to make it my favourite cake of the month!!

Bye for now, Michelle Rea

Inspired by Michelle Cake Designs

I thought I would share some 4th of July cupcake decorating ideas. They are all simple and use rolled fondant icing.

I think as a mixed display they look fabulous – you can not go wrong with red, white and blue.

You could also just choose one design and keep it as one colour variation or mix it up. So you could choose the stars design and instead of white blue and red some could be red. white and blue and the others blue, red and white etc.

It’s a little hard to see in the cake gallery but the red and white striped cupcake with the blue heart has the blue heart embossed with stars to keep in with the theme.

I think a display of the LOVE design would look amazing.

I also made the paper cupcake cases to match the theme.

4th of July cupcake decorating ideas Inspired by Michelle Cake Designs

4th of July cupcake decorating ideas Inspired by Michelle Cake Designs

I also have more 4th of July cupcake decorating ideas on my site “Inspired by Chocolate and Cakes” as well as some 4th of July chocolate dipped strawberries ideas.

Click here to go to these pages.

Bye for now, Michelle

Michelle Rea

Inspired by Michelle Cake Designs

Beautifully handcrafted cakes for any occasion – Sydney.

engagement wedding cupcake decorating ideas inspired by michelle cake designs

engagement, wedding cupcake decorating ideas inspired by michelle cake designs

These are some engagement cupcakes I made the other week for a lovely couple. The colours and design details match their engagement invitations.

The brown boards you can see are brown fondant covered cake boards with white blossoms and white ribbon trim. These were used to display the cupcakes in the centre of the tables – acting as centre pieces for the evening which I thought was a clever idea as it reduced the costs for the party but still made a lovely and personal display. I have only shown the boards with a few cupcakes on them as I did not want to damage them. The paper cases also matched the theme colours.

The cupcakes were three different flavours – chocolate mud, white mud and caramel mud. Two had rolled fondant tops with chocolate ganache underneath the other design had buttercream swirls.

Bye for now, Michelle

Michelle Rea

Inspired by Michelle Cake Designs

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