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Impressively decorated cakes in no time at all!
Stencilling cakes and cookies is extremely effective and yet very simple, so simple that anyone can do it! Cake stencils are available in many beautiful patterns and add interest and details subtly in the background or by making a statement. There are various approaches you can take when using stencils, so if you've not tried using stencil on your cakes, we hope Lindy's examples will be inspired to have a go.
Inspired by stencils...but need a little help?
FIND: Free online cake stencilling tutorials and books with detailed step-by-step instructions.
Free Cake Stencilling Tutorials
Filmed live, one on Facebook and the other on Create & Craft TV, these tutorials show you how to use various stencilling techniques to decorate a selection of cakes and cookies. From a pretty vintage-inspired birthday cake to simple yet effective Valentine's cookies.
Cake Decorating Stencil Tip
Are you inspired to try cake stencilling? If so you'll need a few stencils to get started. Top tip - buy cake stencils that are robust enough to be reused, so you can experiment and practice with ease.
Cake stencilling, in it's many shapes and forms, appears in most of Lindy's more recent books. The 'Contemporary Cake Decorating Bible' has a whole chapter dedicated to these techniques, so is probably a good bet if you are a cake stencilling beginner.