Soccer Mom's can kick it up a notch with this Goal-Oriented Girl cake. For a special treat, present the soccer ball cookie to the team's MVP! (Hint: For black icing, start with chocolate icing so less color will need to be added.)
Perfect for classic borders or cloudlike decorations, dots are a versatile technique that can be piped in a range of sizes. The dot technique can be used as a simple border for cakes and cookies, as well as for icing cupcakes or piping meringues.
One of the most popular techniques, stars come in a range of sizes and styles. Experiment with open and closed stars for variation in look. The star technique is timeless and can be used as a classic border or as a stunning fill-in for the top of a dessert.