Faitmain – Faitcoeur

Handmade - Heartmade

Done with my hands, from the bottom of my heart


Jan

2011

Rubik’s cube cake


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Looking at these pictures makes me furious.
All the same, I show you this cake made for my daughter’s birthday (she loves this devilish cube).

For the first time I made marshmallow fondant :
Good : texture is pleasant and food colororing is more homogeneous than in the almond paste.
Bad : needs to be warmed to become smooth but it also becomes sticky ! and if you add too much icing sugar it becomes stiff…

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Jul

2010

Squirrel cake


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This cake is without flour, so it’s gluten free !

– 5 white eggs
– 4 tbsp (60 g) granulated sugar
– ½ cup (150 g) almond powder
– ½ cup (150 g) confectioner sugar
– 1 cup (250 g) softened butter
– 1 cup (250 g) praline paste

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Jul

2010

Flip-Flop cake


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At the end of the year, the swimming club of my daughter is doing a picnic.

I had already made a swimming pool cake so I thought “Holiday”.

I didn’t saw when they cut the cake, but it was a multicolored marble cake.
You can see the soles HERE.

Some green and orange homemade marzipan, smarties and melted chocolate.
Strips are made with bristol.

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