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Bride & Groom, Romance & Lace

Bride & Groom (Lace) Figurines

Inspired by the photo of this bride’s exquisite lace dress for her wedding day, the groom’s elegant suit and the fun photos of this couple together, I created this Bride and Groom Sugar Paste Couple for Mandy-Lou of Annah-Fudge Gourmet Cupcakes.  After having tried every sugar paste available on our South African market for modelling faces and figurines, I am delighted to say I finally found one that is just so easy to use for modelling and that is, Zeelandia Sugar Paste. It is not quite as magnificent as the Italian modelling paste I have been privileged to use but it rushes up to the winning post as a really close 2nd.  It is beautifully pliable and does not get the cracks and quick drying out flaws that our other pastes so easily get. It also colours beautifully with gel and powder colours. A huge thank you to Kelly Jayne’s in Decor Park for stocking this wonderful paste, it has made a huge difference to the quality of my modelling work and is saving me loads of  time with it being so easy to use. No more tearing my hair out to create beautiful faces! These 2 characters perfectly show off the soft translucency of this paste for figurine work.

Bride & Groom (Lace) Figurines

The Zeelandia paste was also perfect for this bride’s dress as I needed it to fall as elegantly and simply as the actual wedding dress. I draped the paste on my petite figurine and then added the lace detail of the dress by first making some lace using the Crystal Candy Midnight Garden Lace Silicone Mould and their Crystal Lace-Signature Blend. The lace mimicked the intricate details of the brides lace dress and with this lace detail I was able to capture the open lacey back of the dress with the added pearls for the button detail. No wonder this sugar bride looks so beautifully radiant and serene showing off her gorgeous dress. The sugar groom was not to be totally outshone by his bride and he is proudly wearing his long-tailed jacket and bright purple cravat and waist coat. Once again Zeelandia paste to my rescue for the soft cuff, tails and collar details of his crisp white shirt. Wishing this couple all joy and love as they begin their journey as husband and wife!

Bride & Groom (Lace) Figurines

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Bride & Groom for Olive Barrel Cake

Annah Fudge Gourmet Cupcakes & Cupcakes2Delite Bride and Groom Figurines

Annah Fudge Gourmet Cupcakes & Cupcakes2Delite Bride and Groom Figurines

I couldn’t wait to see the Olive Barrel Cake that Mandy of Annah Fudge Gourmet Cupcakes designed for Kerry & Michael’s wedding celebration as she had asked me to make the Bride and Groom Figurine that was going to top the cake. I had delightful photos of the couple to use as my inspiration for these cute sugarpaste figurines & I placed Kerry happily sitting on Michael’s knee in her beautiful embossed sugarpaste wedding dress.

Bride & Groom Figurine

Bride & Groom Figurine

Thanks Mandy for trusting me with these figurines for your cake. Your cupcake tower looked perfect for the theme with the Olive Barrel Wedding Cake.

Bride & Groom Figurine

Congratulations Kerry & Michael!