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Fluttering Butterfly Birthday Cake


Give your social butterfly a birthday she?ll always remember! This sweet cake boasts accents of Sugar Sheets! covered in yellow and purple sugar for a shimmering effect.
Makes: Cake serves 12.
Skill Level: Easy

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Step 1

Position pan on cake board and trace outline with pencil. Cut out shape 1/2 in. larger than shape of pan. Wrap with foil.

Step 2

Bake and cool cake completely. Position on foil-wrapped cake board? Ice smooth with yellow buttercream icing.

Step 3

Using black FoodWriter and pattern, trace left and right outer wing onto the back of Light Pink Sugar Sheets! Cut out with scissors.

Step 4

Using punch with Swirl Cutting Insert, punch 22 swirls from Purple Sugar Sheets! Brush the backs of the swirls with piping gel and attach to outer edge of wings. Trim if necessary.

Step 5

Using black FoodWriter and pattern, trace left and right inner wing onto the back of Bright Pink Sugar Sheets! Cut out with scissors. Attach to outer wing using piping gel. Place wings on cake.

Step 6

Using punch with Oval Cutting Insert, cut two ovals from Bright Yellow Sugar Sheets! Cut two smaller ovals using medium oval Cut-Out and Rotary Cutter. Brush ovals with piping gel and sprinkle with yellow sugar. Brush backs with piping gel and attach to inner wings.

Step 7

For body, trace the pattern using black FoodWriter onto the back of Light Pink Sugar Sheets! Cut out with scissors. Using Rotary Cutter, cut four strips, 1 3/4 long x 3/4 in. wide, from Purple Sugar Sheets! Brush strips with piping gel and sprinkle with lavender sugar. Attach strips horizontally to body with piping gel, trim if necessary, and attach body to cake using piping gel.

Step 8

For head, use punch with Large Circle Cutting Insert to cut one circle from Bright Yellow Sugar Sheets! Draw a face using black FoodWriter. Attach head to cake.

Step 9

Cut two 2 in. long pieces of licorice and attach to head. Using small round Cut-Out, cut two circles from Purple Sugar Sheets! Brush with piping gel and sprinkle with lavender sugar. Attach circles to licorice using piping gel.

Step 10

Using tip 8 and yellow buttercream, pipe bead border at the bottom of the cake.

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Lemon Yellow Icing Color

Lemon Yellow Icing Color

Light Pink Sugar Sheets Edible Decorating Paper

2 Light Pink Sugar Sheets Edible Decorating Paper

Purple Sugar Sheets Edible Decorating Paper

1 Purple Sugar Sheets Edible Decorating Paper

Bright Pink Sugar Sheets Edible Decorating Paper

1 Bright Pink Sugar Sheets Edible Decorating Paper

Bright Yellow Sugar Sheets Edible Decorating Paper

1 Bright Yellow Sugar Sheets Edible Decorating Paper

Yellow Colored Sugar

Yellow Colored Sugar

Lavender Colored Sugar

Lavender Colored Sugar

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Cake Board

Cake Board

Pencil

Pencil

Scissors

Scissors

Fanci-Foil Wrap

Fanci-Foil Wrap

Cooling Grid

Cooling Grid

Spatula

Spatula

Ruler

Ruler

Disposable Decorating Bags

Disposable Decorating Bags

Your Sugar Sheets! decorations really sizzle when you add colorful sugars or sparkles on top! Go with a bolder shade or and a kicky contrasting color.

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Fluttering Butterfly Birthday Cake is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 5.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I made one like this for my daughter's birthday recently :D She loved it as did everyone else! I really liked the different designs and ideas you can do with the butterfly pan!
Date published: 2011-05-15
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I love the color combination on this cake - and I love the simplicity of the Cut Outs. There have not been a lot of variation on butterfly cakes until now!
Date published: 2011-05-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I have done this cake in numerous styles and color combinations and each one is as cute as can be and have been a big hit at all the parties.
Date published: 2011-05-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I made this cake for my mom's birthday. I used white and purple as the colours of the butterfly! It turned out really cute!!!
Date published: 2011-05-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Made it for my Aunt and she absolutely loved it
Date published: 2011-05-15
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