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How To Pipe A Knitted Woolly Hat Cake With Buttercream

With Abi Mancktelow

Difficulty Easy

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Everyone loves a knitted bobble hat! Find out how Abi created this adorable woolly hat cake topped with a colourful furry pom pom. This great tutorial is all about how to have fun piping with buttercream and how to achieve different knitted pattern effects using various piping nozzles to create your winter hat. A lovely idea suitable for any occasion. Throughout this lesson you will be guided step by step from prepping the domed sponge cake, piping chunky crisscross lines and sweetheart drops and finally how to make a pom pom and also create a personalised knitted textured name on the board. If you want to learn more about how to pipe with buttercream and other mediums then check out our other videos below.

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