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Magic Birthday Cake

I made this cake for a friend of my in-laws who is a magician.  Miss E is fascinated by magic and got a magic kit for her birthday from her grandparents.  Doug showed Miss E how to do some of her tricks.  She was very excited.  The first time Miss E met Doug and his wife she was told she was going to meet Grandma and Grandpa's friends Doug and Bambi.  When she was introduced to them she asked, "So, where's the deer?"

This was a 2 layer 8 inch cake. Chocolate cake, with vanilla icing.  One day I will perfect smoothing out icing or I will find Decorating Triangle I bought to add different effects and will make life so much easier!


The rabbit coming out of the hat was made with fondant and "sprinkled" with shimmer dust by Miss E; she had lots of fun with that as you can see.

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