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These 15 DIY Gum Paste Flowers Will Jazz Up Any Cake

So maybe you already have the baking down and your fondant skills are killer. Oh, and you know how to ice a cake like Betty Crocker. If you have all of those skills under your belt, why not add a little more? These 15 DIY gum paste flowers will jazz up any cake and you can plump up that baker’s reportoire even more so by learning. Check them out below!

1. Roses

Diy gum pasta roses

The Spruce Eats will teach you how to create some gum paste roses. It’s a really easy tutorial and it’s a skill that you’ll want to keep in your list of foundational know-hows. Grab the instructions after the jump.

2. Mini Florals

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Cake Journal will walk you through how to make these mini floral pieces. Perfect for cupcakes and such, these will come in handy for a lot of different dessert designs. We love the pearl accent in the middle!

3. Gold Peony

Gold open peony diy

Hop on over to Stylish Cake Decor to learn how to make this stunning gold peony! It’s extra-large and will make the most gorgeous topping to any cake – from birthday to holiday treats. Grab the tutorial after the jump!

4. Small Daisy

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This little daisy is so realistic and beautiful! Jump on over to La Mucca Sbronza and learn how to whip one of these cuties up. The tutorial is in Spanish, so if you need English just turn on your translation feature.

5. Succulent

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