First, a little luck o' the Irish:
Now that's a rockin' shamrock.
And here's some fondant-free fun:
By The Dairy Berry
This one, too!
Also by The Dairy Berry
Check out that "foam" on top: amazing!
And finally, a wee tiered beauty:
By Ava Sweet Cakes
Ah, but we're not done yet! Since I haven't featured any Mardi Gras Sweets, here are a few masquerade beauties to make up for it:
By Small Things Iced
Gooorgeous. And the mask and flower on top are sugar paste!
This one was spotted at the "That Takes the Cake Show" in Austin:
Photo by Amanda SG, made by Daniel Keadle
Such a cool design: it was split down the middle!
I always love color, but sometimes an all-white design really lets the detail shine through:
By Black Flour
Beautiful. The mask is also made from gumpaste, and would you believe those lower feathers are cut from rice paper?
And finally, hold on to your hats, 'cuz yes, this really is cake:
By Highland Bakery
There are no words. Just "WOW."
Hope you enjoyed your double dose of Sweets, all!