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Jun
3

Garden wedding parcel cake

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I love making this cake, although all in all I think it took me about 7 hours to decorate it. My back and hand is aching, but I am happy with the result. Thanks Ruby for the order. Hope the cake will make it safely back to Kota Kinabalu. The colour theme is purple and …

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May
29

Wedding cakes for May’09

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School holiday is starting tomorrow, which means high demand for wedding cakes ! A lot of couples are getting married at this time of the year. Here are the cakes for the wedding this weekend. Thank you Adila and Shima for the orders. The base is peach but somehow my camera was acting up, and …

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May
20

Decorating a chocolate sponge cake

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I manage to snap these photos during the Cake day at TV3. The demo was conducted by a chef from KDU. If I’m not mistaken, it’s Chef Raymond. Thank you Chef. STEP 1 : LEVELING THE CAKE Some tips – first look at eye level at the top of the cake. Make sure the surface …

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May
17

Anniversary cake

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She is from Finland, a nurse. And he is from Norway, a computer genius. Celebrating their 10th wedding anniversary. And this is the cake that their friend ordered from me, with very specific instruction on how the cake would look like : Look closely, she’s an evil nurse.. with an XXXL syringe. Poor guy.. and …

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May
8

Pineapple upside-down cake

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This is actually one of my favorite recipe. I bake it every year for our Hari Raya. It’s been a while that we haven’t had the Upside-down pineapple cake, so for my hubby’s birthday on 5th May, I decided to make one. My version of the cake uses caramel, but some also use butter + …

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May
4

Winners for buku Kraf Gula

Thank you to all 28 commentators who submitted by 30th April, 09. And the winner is : Comment no. 9, 4 and 23 – Whaslinda, Mak Teh & Cekmekzue. Please send me your full name & address for me to post the book, ok. CONGRATULATIONS ! To the rest, thanks for your wishes. If you …

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Apr
24

My book is out – KRAF GULA

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I’m so excited, my long awaited book is out today ! This is a book in Malay language, 95 pages and selling at RM30. Thank you very much to Utusan Publications & Distributors Sdn Bhd for giving me this opportunity (special thanks to Cik Azwa, the editor). Its now being sold at Utusan’s booth, at …

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Apr
13

Cakes Day at TV3

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Thanks to Linda from Bakingproject Yahoo group who informed us on this event. I was not really prepared to enter the competition, but went ahead to make a simple cake, just for the fun of it. The theme was TV3 25th anniversary, and I registered under the ‘bawa & pamer kek’ (decorating at home and …

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Apr
1

Kota Kinabalu class

Salam and hi everyone… sorry for the long silence. Just got back from Kota Kinabalu, Sabah. The students there were great, love meeting them all. Many thanks to all who came. This is my first time conducting a class in KK. Spent a few days before preparing the fondants and trying to remember to bring …

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Mar
13

Figure modelling

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Spent a few hours just now trying to improve my modelling skills.. I wish the results could be better. It is actually difficult making a human. The cartoon, fun character type is simple. But to make a human figure which actually resembles the real human body is a challenge. So, here goes, the sexy lady …

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