This moon and stars themed cake is perfect for your upcoming baby shower, with matching cupcakes for your guests to take as party favours!

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You Will Need
6” and 8” Round, Deep Cakes, masked with buttercream/frosting ready to ice.
Culpitt Royal Blue Foil Cupcake Cases -Pack of 45 (2349)
Round Silver Cake Drum Board-11” (06RWD11F)
Single Thick Round Silver Cake Card-6” (06STR6)
Culpitt 8” White Plastic Cake Dowel Rods-Pack of 4 (4802)
Culpitt Cake Decorating Sugarpaste Icing-Deep Blue-250g (74249) x7
Cake Star White Modelling Paste (75001)
FMM Cloud Cutter-Set of 5 (86002)
Culpitt Gold Lustre Modelling Paste-100g (74240)
Culpitt Star Plunger Cutters (84773)
Cake Star Mini Push Easy Alphabet Cutters-Uppercase-Set of 26 (84861) OR Cake Star Push Easy Alphabet Cutters-Uppercase-Set of 26 (84794)
Cake Star Stamp Set-Pack of 18 (84915)
Renshaw Vanilla Frosting-400g (0605813)
Cake Star Disposable 12” Piping Bags-Pack of 12 (84798)
Jem Open Star Piping Nozzle-1M (84964)
Colour Splash Food Colouring Gel-Navy Blue-25g (0675065)
Culpitt Baby Dream Sugar Cake Topper Decorations-Pack of 12 (06435)
Colour Splash Food Colouring Gel-Pale Pink -25g (0675131)
Colour Splash Food Colouring Gel-Black-25g (0675062)
Colour Splash Food Colouring Powder-Pearl-Silver (75105)
Colour Splash Food Colouring Powder-Pearl-Violet (75096)
House Of Cake Edible Glitter Pump Spray-Lilac (87044)
Cake Star Edible Glue Tube-20g (75053)
For The Cake

Place 8” cake onto drum board. Cover with blue sugarpaste, taking it out to the edge of the board, reserving the remainder for the top cake. 

Impress baby feet and baby hands around board edge, using stamp set. Dowel the cake, cutting off level with the surface.

Place 6” cake on 6” thin board. Cover with remainder of blue sugarpaste, trim off around the base and neaten. Place on top of the base cake, fixing with a small amount of blue icing mashed down with water. Allow to dry.

Cake Decoration

Using white modelling paste cut out ‘welcome baby’ lettering. Mix a little pearl silver and pearl violet powders together and dust the lettering, Enhance with glitter spray. Place onto side of cake with edible glue.

Also cut out white clouds and fix around sides of cake at random. (Save a tiny piece of paste for eyes and cheek).

With remainder of white paste, shape a moon. Dust all over as for lettering and spray with glitter. Add black mouth and eyes (edible black pen, paste or piped) and a pale pink circle for cheek. Insert a cocktail stick into the moon and allow to dry.

Using gold modelling paste cut out stars in a variety of sizes, Fix onto cake at random around sides.

Add moon to top of cake, inserting cocktail stick into cake in the centre.

Matching Cupcakes

Bake cupcakes in Royal Blue foil cases, once baked allow to cool completely.

Colour some frosting with navy blue colouring. Add 1M nozzle to piping bag and pipe swirls onto each cupcake.

Add a ‘baby dream’ cake topper to each cupcake, along with a few gold stars. Spray with glitter pump spray to enhance.

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