The baby may get all the gifts, but dessert is for the mamma-to-be! This cute Silhouette Baby Shower Cake is great for moms of all ages and is fun to personalize with mom’s unique silhouette shape. Decorated with edible Sugar Sheets decorating paper, this cake doesn’t require much in terms of buttercream skills, so this is a fun and easy cake to make no matter what your decorating level.
Bake and cool 1-layer cake using second largest pan; place on foil-wrapped board
1 in. larger than cake. Ice cake smooth in pink. Pipe tip 8 bead bottom border.
For lattice, use rotary cutter to cut 25 strips, 3/8 in. wide, from long edge of white
edible paper. Attach to cake top with edible adhesive to create parallel diagonal
lines, 5/8 in. apart, in one direction across cake top; trim ends as needed. For
longest lines, overlap strips in center area. Position remaining strips as above in
opposite direction to create lattice.
Use rotary cutter and smallest pan as a guide to cut a bright pink cameo; position
on cake top. Use pattern and knife to cut black silhouette; attach to oval. Use mini
punch to cut 16 white flowers. Attach around oval with edible adhesive, 1 in. apart.
Sugar Sheets! bring the ease of paper crafting to cake decorating. There?s no better example of this than being able to trace and cut any shape you want onto the back. Create your own pattern or use one that?s part of your Wilton design.