Barbie Dolly Cake Decorating and Baking Tutorial

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Barbie Dolly
with Monica Cavallaro
Skill level: Easy
HD Lessons: 13
Decorating time: 1 - 2 days
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Bite Sized

Watch Monica make her Barbie Dolly cake in just one minute!

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Some hand-picked highlights from the whole course.

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1. Doll prep

Monica runs through a couple of quick steps to prep your store bought doll.

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2. Board prep

Let’s talk about cake board options with recommendations from Monica.

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3. Ganache prep

Follow Monica’s easy steps to perfect ganache every time, plus tips on colouring and flavouring.

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4. Leveling the cake

A quick demonstration on slicing and prepping your cakes for the next lesson.

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5. Torting the cake

Follow Monica as she tortes the cake with yummy ideas, syrups and how to make the 7” and 5” cakes work for your doll cake.

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6. Carving and ganaching

Time to get busy and your hands dirty as you easily carve the torted cake into shape to suit your doll height. Then move onto some clever tips from Monica on ganaching.

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7. Covering the board, cake and securing the doll

Monica shows you a clever, no fuss way to decorate a cake board, then move onto covering your cake in fondant with tips how to ensure your fondant never slips again and finally, prepping your doll with a body suit and securing her into the place on your cake.

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8. Creating the rice paper dress

This your in depth lesson on how to cut, colour, pearl, manipulate Rice paper. Then move onto securing the rice paper to the cake to create the dress.

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9. Finishing touches

Complete the Dress and Bling It Up! And finally we come to the finishing touches of your doll cake. Follow Monica, as she creates a unique design to the front of the doll and cake. With fun ideas and handy tips on creating the wow factor and of course, a little extra sparkle with a touch of gold to finish of this gorgeous doll cake!

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10. Other ideas

Some other ideas from Monica for your own cake!

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11. PRO Lesson

Monica discusses everything a pro needs to know about selling and pricing your own Barbie Doll cake.

Barbie Dolly Cake Tutorial

Join Monica Cavallaro from Moreish Cakes, as she creates this gorgeous modern spin on the Doll Cake. A cake any little girl or grown up girl would love to have!

In the following tutorial, you will learn how to…

  • Easy ganache colouring and flavouring for beginners
  • Torting and carving cakes
  • Colouring and shaping rice paper
  • Fun Board covering option
  • and much, much more!

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