Be Inspired by
Christmas Cakes and Cookies
T'is the Season to be Jolly
Christmas, a wonderful time of year to be decorating cakes. A time to push the boat out, use rich vibrant colours, seasonal snowflakes and lots of edible sparkles. The secret to successful festive baking and decorating is to plan ahead, whether this be for a traditional fruit cake, a carved 3D festive creation or fun cookies for the tree. No sure where to start? Here are a few of Lindy's Christmas cakes and cookies to inspire you.
"The most creative people have this childlike facility to play". John Cleese
Inspired ...but need a little help?
If you love the idea of creating something a little different this Christmas, Lindy's free sugarcraft tutorials, Christmas projects from her books and the many Christmas inspired products in our shop, will help you.
Free Christmas Cookie and Cupcake Decorating Tutorials
Filmed live on Facebook, these short tutorials show you easy, yet impressive ways to decorate cupcakes and cookies for the festive season. Who can resist a Christmas pudding cupcake or not be delighted by Christmas bauble cookies?
Christmas themed products to help you decorate
Needing more inspiration? Why not use Christmas themed cutters, stencils and moulds to easily and quickly add festive touches to cakes and bake Christmas themed cookies. Here are a few ideas and links to get you started:
Christmas themed projects are found sprinkled through many of Lindy's cake decorating books. However, you can discover a whole chapter on baking and decorating festive cookies in Lindy's cookie book and her 'Creative Colour' book contains step-by-step instructions to create her fabulous 3D festive fir Christmas tree cake.