Our gold and deep blue wedding cake design is a sleek and sophisticated choice for autumn or winter weddings, and these cupcakes are the perfect accompaniment.

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Cupcakes baked in Royal Blue Foil Cupcake Cases (2349)
Culpitt Cake Decorating Sugarpaste Icing-Brilliant White-250g (74229)
Colour Splash Food Colouring Gel-Navy Blue-25g (0675065)
Round Cutter 75mm from Round Cutter-Set of 12 (9784)
Culpitt Gold Lustre Modelling Paste-100g (74240)
Cake Star Disposable Piping Bags-Pack of 12 (84798)
Jem Drop Flower Nozzle-6 Petal-2D (84963)
Medium Sugarsoft Roses-Gold Lustre-38mm-Box of 20 (21316)
Purple Cupcakes Shimmer Confetti-Gold (25009)
Purple Cupcakes 10mm Large Sugar Pearls-Gold (25023)
Purple Cupcakes 4mm Shimmer Pearls-Gold (25003)
Gold Ball Dragees-25mm (DP614A)
Small Star Cutter from PME Star Plunger Cutter-Set of 3 (84514)
Rainbow Dust Edible Gold stars (54912)
House of Cake Edible Glitter Spray (75023)
Buttercream Cupcakes

Prepare the buttercream by colouring most of it with navy blue food colouring gel. If you wish, colour some pale blue and leave some white, to give a two/three-tone effect when piping.

Fill piping bag with one, two or three shades of buttercream and pipe swirls from the outside inwards towards the centre.

Sugarpaste Cupcakes

Colour the white sugarpaste with navy blue food colouring gel to a dark shade. (You may leave a small piece white if you wish to marble some of the sugarpaste for the cupcakes).

Cut out 75mm circles to place on top of the cupcakes. You may vary the tops by adding the gold lustre modelling paste, or opt for a blue marbled finish.


To match our starry night cake design, simply pipe a navy blue buttercream swirl and sprinkle the gold shimmer confetti on top, Starting with alot at the tip and working down to less.

You can use any of the pearls and sprinkles listed to create your own unique designs as we did, add an edible sugarsoft gold rose. Cut out tiny stars using the gold modelling paste. Finish with the edible glitter spray to add a touch of sparkle. The choice is yours!

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