The rustic theme is a favourite of ours, and here’s how to bring elements of the forest into your design with these top tips from Wedding Cakes magazine.

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Get the look:

Create the look with innovative products from Squires Kitchen!

“Create the bark effect on the cake with textured and coloured sugarpaste: use a texture mat on a single tier for a more subtle effect or go all-out with a tall tree design. Available in 27 beautiful colours, Squires Kitchen Fairtrade is gluten-free, dairy-free and suitable for vegetarians.” SK Sugarpaste, from £1.85

“Perfect for the rustic look, Cocoform is a versatile modelling paste made with pure Belgian chocolate. Use it to make delicious chocolate flowers, models, ribbons and more, or mix 50:50 with sugarpaste for a chocolately cake covering.” SK Modelling Chocolate, from £5.70

“Craft your own realistic sugar flowers and leaves using Squires Kitchen’s ultra-fine flower paste. Ready to use straight from the pack in 27 colours, SFP can be rolled paper-thin and cut out so you can make sugar flowers and foliage as beautiful as the real thing.” SK Sugar Florist Paste (SFP), from £4.45


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