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How To Make A Moonlit Buttercream Ghosts Cake

With Claire St Quinton

Difficulty Easy

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Join Claire and find out how to make this funky Halloween celebration cake in just a few simple steps. A great little cake for those small gatherings that can also be adapted to a beautiful shooting star themed cake too for a fun birthday celebration. In this tutorial you will learn methods of how to blend coloured buttercream in order to create a beautiful moonlit sky by layering different shades on to your cake, how to add a fun textural splatter effect to create a cosmic sky and finally how to make cute little brush stroke white chocolate ghosts that appear to float in the starry sky. If you loved this video then check out our other ideas and designs below.

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