Dreamboats and Petticoats

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Skill Level: Medium/Hard
HD Lessons: 19
Decoration Time: 1 Day

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  • 2x 7” by 2” round chocolate cake
  • 6” by 2” round chocolate cake


For one 7” cake


  • 1 lb Navy blue
  • ½ lb Flesh
  • White fondant
  • Black fondant
  • Pink fondant

Cake cardboard

  • 7” round cake drum

Cake board

  • 16” round wood cake board (¼” thick)
  • 7” round wood cake board


  • 5/16” (0.8cm) all thread (12″ long)
  • 4x 5/16” fender washers
  • 4x 5/16” nuts
  • 4 x heavy duty felt pads
  • ¼” foam
  • 12 gauge aluminum wire



  • 5/16” drill bit (0.8cm)
  • Dowel cutters


  • Two ratcheting wrenches
  • Glue gun with glue sticks


  • Large serrated knife
  • Small serrated knife

Cakey tools

  • Fondant tool set
  • Exacto knife
  • CMC powder
  • 8” cake pop sticks
  • Wilton mat
  • Vinyl mat
  • Tiny flower cutter
  • Large and small fondant rollers
  • Fondant smoother
  • Angled spatula
  • Rubber spatula



  • 4mm nut x 2
  • 4mm washer x 2
  • 4mm thick steel rod by 8” long
  • 16” round by 6mm thick MDF board
  • Cocktail sticks
  • CMC

Dreamboats and Petticoats...

In this tutorial, the incredible  Danielle Lechuga shows us how to make this dreamboats and petticoats styled cake.

In this lesson, you will learn how to...

  • cake carve
  • create realistic facial features
  • work with ganache
  • make edible clothing
  • and much, much more

Time to give your sugarpaste some swing!!!!

Don't forget to share your interpretations of this wonderful cake with Paul and rest of the Sugarcraft community on our Facebook group.

Who knows? You may even end up featured in one of our monthly members' cake blogs.

Danielle Lechuga

Danielle Lechuga

Danielle Lechuga started cakes as a hobby in 2011. Married and mother of 3 Danielle registered her home kitchen with the State and was licensed for business in 2013. Because Cup’N Cake is a home based business orders are limited but the best way to insure that your cake is made with the extra love and attention it deserves.
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