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Gorgeous & Gruesome Cakes for Children: 30 Original and Fun Designs for Every Occasion Hardcover – September 7, 2010


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Product Details

  • Hardcover: 128 pages
  • Publisher: New Holland; 1 edition (September 7, 2010)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1847736467
  • ISBN-13: 978-1847736468
  • Product Dimensions: 8.7 x 0.6 x 11.1 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.8 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (18 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #292,651 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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About the Author

Debbie Brown is a well-known, highly respected and experienced cake decorator who runs workshops and cake decorating courses throughout the UK and abroad. She regularly gives demonstrations and is the author of a number of books, including the popular Naughty Cakes (New Holland), Saucy Cakes and Magical Cakes. She lives in Ashford, Middlesex

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Love Debbie Brown's books.
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The book is loaded with ideas of cake decorating.
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The instructions were easy to follow!
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6 of 6 people found the following review helpful By ORPADRON on September 23, 2010
Format: Hardcover
I have to say that this book is WONDERFUL! All the recipes are there and all the techniques are shown. Fantastic book.

Of course, to be good at something, it takes time and practice. Thats okay...in the end, if you follow the directions, even maybe change things about the overall look of it a bit, you'll end up baking those cakes just fine.

I love the little dog cake...its a great start point.

ENJOY!!!!!
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By Fairy Godmother's Bookshelf on August 19, 2011
Format: Hardcover
The cakes in this book are as beautiful, fun, and creative as you'd expect from Debbie Brown. The author does assume a certain level of experience in cake decorating when she writes the instructions, however, and it takes some artistic talent to make the cakes look like hers; every little detail of how to create that finished product is not included. I'm pretty new to making novelty cakes like these, and this book is a little beyond my skill level right now. Even so, I'm glad I bought it, as it's inspiring and gives me a goal to shoot for.
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By J. Locke on October 8, 2010
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This was my third Debbie Brown book - and I pre-ordered it since I liked the others I'd gotten. Fairly disappointed in this one. Seemed simpler and repetitive. Granted, I don't have a whole mess of children to bake for in my life, but some of the others (Magical Cakes and Enchanted Cakes) had some cool/cute dragon and elfin cakes. Learned my lesson, wait until its out and you can see some pictures or a list of cakes.
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By L.Pearcy on February 28, 2012
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I love Debbie Browns work and books. This book gives you step by step directions and recipes. You can do these cakes if you are a beginner or the most experienced baker.
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4 of 5 people found the following review helpful By HollieS on September 13, 2010
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This is very inspiring...she is always awesome and does a fabulous job. Gets your imagination going for sure! I just looked through the book for about an hours just captivated! Love it!
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By Kalista1 on February 9, 2013
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this book was fantastic. The instructions were easy to follow! My cake turned out amazing! Just ordered another book from this author.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By Melissa on January 1, 2013
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This was a gift for a friend who likes to make cakes and has 2 younger kids. She seemed excited to receive this book.
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The book is loaded with ideas of cake decorating. It is very helpful when I am looking for inspiration on my next cake creation. Easy to follow instructions and leaves a lot of ways to expand cake decorating ideas that would fit the occasion. Great book and looking forward to use ideas from the book.
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