Time for Tea

by Makiko Searle

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Find out how to make a tiered display of edible vintage teacups, cupcakes and a matching teapot

A cupcake tower is a popular choice of centrepiece at any party, and would make a great talking point at a wedding or afternoon tea. The traditional and contemporary combine in this beautiful tower of vintage-style edible teapot and teacups, which can be served as gifts or favours to your guests.

What you'll learn
  1. Tea Set Preparation: Create the cups, saucers and teapot handle and spout using pastillage a day ahead.
  2. Teapot and Teacups: Find out how to cover the teapot and teacup cakes with sugarpaste and decorate them using dust food colours.
  3. Cupcakes: Cover the cupcakes with fondant icing and decorate them with piped royal icing and sugar roses.
  4. Butterflies: Learn how to make the butterflies so they keep their shape.
  5. Cake Stand: Discover how to make your own three-tier cake stand for a fabulous display.
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