Love cake? Us too! So when Brides wanted to discover how to create the perfect wedding cake there was one expert to whom we naturally turned. Peggy Porschen, whose fans include Kate Moss, is known for her sugarcrafting skills - just look at this creation! Here she shows you how to transform your own cake into a masterpiece.


The Basic Kit: What you'll need before you start

Small non-stick plastic board with one veining side to create patterns on your petals

CelPin - a rolling pin with one rounded and one cone-shaped end

Sealable plastic bags

Stay-fresh mat

Petal foam pad

Petal dust

Artist's paint palettes

Cocktail sticks

Small craft scissors


Flower-drying tray

To buy everything you need go to and

Now, choose which beautiful bloom you want to create in sugar!

Climbing Cosmos

Purple Pansies


Discover more of Peggy's delicious recipes here.