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London, Battersea, United Kingdom
I have been blogging since 2010. I have been married for 27 years and have three children,aged 28, 26, and 21. I have been blessed with Three Gorgeous Grandchildren. I love making my own cards, but dabble in cake making & crochet too. I am a create and craft member. I enjoy going to Alexander Palace twice a year with my mum. I live in Battersea and have grown up here, although me and hubby's dream is to one day live in Spain.....

Monday, 4 May 2015

Leopard print Baby Shower Cake


Hello there and thanks for visiting my blog today.

It's been ages since I have blogged !!! But I am alive, well and kicking, Lol. Just been busy dabbling in crafting.

Today I am going to share the baby shower cake I made for my daughter. She wanted the theme to be pink and leopard print. Poppy (my grand-daughter), who the baby shower was for will be One in June. I have been busy making the party stuff for that occasion.. any how... on to the cake.

Everything is edible, apart from the pin-wheels and ribbon.

I do hope you like it and look forward to reading your comments x

                                                             The Cake/Front view



Back View of cake


Close up of rice paper flowers, etc



Love this baby mould. Decided to dress her up.


Pin-wheel. Wrapped ribbon around kebab skewers.


Bunting


Inside of cake.
This was my first time ever of doing this.
I am very pleased with the outcome. I obviously had to wait until the cake was cut at the baby shower.


Thanks for taking time to look at my blog today. Leave a comment and I will pop on over and visit you too.

I am going to enter this into the following challenges:- (I did think twice about adding this into some challenges, but I thought, I have used ribbons, dies cuts, edible glitter, pearls, Gems, patterned & Plain rice paper, made pin-wheels and bunting ..... everything that can be used on a card, so I am going for it) x

Glitter & Sparkle challenge #135 (Anything Goes).

Creative Fingers challenge #78 (Anything Goes).

Crafty Hazelnuts May 2015 challenge. (patterned paper).

Craft Your Passion challenge 260 (Always anything goes).

Avenue 613 challenge #122 (Anything Goes).


21 comments:

  1. Soooooooooo toll gemacht
    glg Gertrude

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  2. Hi Sally
    Nice to see you back.
    That cake looks so yummy but what a shame to have to cut into it.
    Bes wishes.
    Ang x

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  3. Thank you for your lovely comment on my blog!!!
    This cake is amazing to look at, and I think delicious to eat...:-)!!!
    Hugsss, Gaby

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  4. WOW! Fabulously designed cake and it looks so delicious too. Love that baby mould and all the details it has. So sweet to have it nested on flower petals.

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  5. Beautiful cake inside and out love all the decorations and little baby-our challenge is also ATG -http://www.creativeladybirdscreations.blogspot.co.uk/
    Carol x

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  6. Wow, wonderful cake, jSally.
    Best wishes, Anja

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  7. WOW Sally this is absolutely awesome what an amazing cake it all looks so very beautiful, well done.
    hugs
    lorraine x

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  8. What a wonderful Cake Sally. I bet it is great.

    Hugs Diane

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  9. Great to hear from you again Sally and just LOVE this whole creation...Fantastic and creative and loving this cute 'baby' and colours...xx
    {aNNie My Personal Blog}

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  10. Just an amazing cake so pretty love and hugs Carole x

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  11. Hello my friend!! :) Hope you are doing well!! WOW...that cake is super amazing Sally!! Love that darling baby...such wonderful talent!! :) Thanks for sharing! HUGS

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  12. Ooh pink and leopard skin… what a lovely combination… I love that too Sally! the cake looks stunning… you've decorated it so beautifully… LOVE the pinwheels and bunting… and the sweet baby and buttons! :-)
    Oh Wow! just seen inside too!! that's so awesome.. you are clever!
    Hope you have a great week!
    Big hugs, Sue B xx

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  13. So gorgeous, looks yummy!
    hugs Jacee

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  14. It's good to see you Sally, your cake is wonderful - I love the pink and leopard print combination and your pinwheels and bunting are fabulous.
    Pauline
    x

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  15. Wow, Sally! What a wonderful custom cake! Your daughter must have been so happy! I love her theme, and the way you integrated the leopard spots in the most unusual ways! How fun! And even spots inside the cake! Amazing! hugs, de

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  16. Hi Sally - good to see you in blogland again! The cake is totally awesome - LOVE the baby and the leopard-spot theme. You are one talented lady!
    Sylvia xx

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  17. Such an interesting creation! Love all your embellishments-looks yummy Thanks for playing with us at Craft Your Passion!
    Carolyn, DT

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  18. Oh, how sweet! First off, I love the pinwheels and banner! And that cake! So pretty! I've watched a zebra cake made, and know that takes forever, I can't imagine the work in getting the spots IN the cake. Thanks for joining us this week at 613 Avenue Create - we hope to see you again soon!

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  19. A wonderful cake! Yummy! Thanks for playing with us at Craft Your Passion#260!

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  20. Wow! what a wonderful creation. Thank you so much for joining my Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper May challenge with your delightful crafting - hope to see you again soon x

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  21. Oh my gosh, that is just gorgeous, my mouth is watering! x

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