Easy DIY mermaid cake for a child's birthday theme
Easy DIY mermaid cake for a child's birthday theme
DIY MERMAID CAKE
You organize mermaid themed birthday, but you don't see yourself being offered seaweed for a snack? Don't worry, mermaids don't just eat that! If you think about it, there is a lot of cake in The Little Mermaid! So, let's go for an easy and gourmet tutorial to cook a superb mermaid birthday cake decoration (hoping that chef Louis and Sébastien don't ruin everything!).
  • 1ND STEP.

    1ND STEP.

    1ND STEP.

    Form a ball with the sugarpaste.

  • 2ND STEP.

    2ND STEP.

    2ND STEP.

    Flatten this ball. Using a scalpel, form a star. Pinch each branch to add volume. Form small balls of sugar paste. Then, using a toothpick, attach them to the different branches of the star.


  • 3ND STEP.

    3ND STEP.

    3ND STEP.

    Using a brush you can add glitter to your star.

  • 4ND STEP.

    4ND STEP.

    4ND STEP.

    For the shell, proceed in the same way as the star. Form a ball, then flatten it. Pinch the end to form the seashell. Take the toothpick and make streaks.

There you go, all you have to do is cover your cake with shells and starfish. Vary the sizes of your shapes for a more beautiful result!


Practical tip: you can also add writings on the birthday cake or add details thanks to a food marker

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