Think You Can’t Bake a ‘Knitted Cake’ Watch This Tutorial and Think Again!

Think You Can’t Bake a ‘Knitted Cake’ Watch This Tutorial and Think Again!

Having made fondant cakes in the past (some wins and some epic fails worthy of a “nailed it” board on Pinterest), it’s probably not as easy as it looks … but within the realm of possibility. Right? Well, I’m going to try one day soon, after I finish the bazillion and three projects I have currently on the go…

Cake and tutorial video produced by Cakes For Show.

h/t Go-Girl Knitting

TUTORIAL: Knitted Cake by Cakes For Show


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