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    MARTHA STEWART is the author of many best-selling books on weddings, cooking, decorating, gardening, and other domestic arts, and is the founder of Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia. She lives in Bedford, New York.

    WENDY KROMER’S cakes regularly grace the pages of Martha Stewart Weddings magazine, where she is a contributing editor, and have also been featured in many other publications and on television. In 2004, Wendy returned to her hometown of Sandusky, Ohio, and opened Wendy Kromer Confections, where she produces wedding and special-event cakes, decorated cookies, and custom-made sugar decorations.
    Of all the decisions that go into planning a wedding, choosing the cake may be the sweetest. Much more than dessert, this beloved wedding symbol should be as special as the bride and groom themselves. Whether you imagine a majestic cake blooming with fresh flowers, a pristine fondant-covered masterpiece, or a homespun take on strawberry shortcake- or even if you don’t know where to begin-Martha Stewart’s Wedding Cakes will provide you with more than 100 delicious and inspiring ideas for timeless and beautiful confections that are perfect for every style of wedding.

    Not just visually inspiring, these pages are filled with information you won’t find anywhere else. Martha Stewart and Wendy Kromer, the master baker and decorator who has been creating cakes forMartha Stewart Weddings for more than a decade, guide you through everything you need to consider when selecting a cake- and even how to bake and decorate one yourself. Novice and experienced bakers alike will find recipes and insiders’ techniques to create truly memorable wedding cakes.

    You will learn:
    Where to begin- how to decide what style and flavors are right for you, taking into account the season, location, and theme of the event

    Buttercream or fondant? Ganache or meringue? Useful charts explain the delicious materials bakers use, so you can choose the ones that suit your taste and style

    Creative ways to display your cake so it takes center stage at the reception

    How to find and hire a baker, including questions to ask and contract considerations

    Ideas for cutting costs without sacrificing quality or beauty

    How to incorporate traditions from around the world

    Everything you need to know about baking a cake yourself, with complete recipes as well as how-to decorating techniques with color photographs and reference charts

    A treasury of inspiration, Martha Stewart’s Wedding Cakes will ensure that your cake, whether homemade or professionally baked, triple-tiered or a tower of cupcakes, embellished with fresh fruit or elaborate sugar roses, is every bit as magical as your big day.


    ISBN 9780307394538
    Genre REFERENCE / Weddings
    Format Hardcover
    Pages 260
    Publisher Date 2007-12-31 00:00:00.0
    Publisher Clarkson Potter
    Copyright Year 2007
    Height 11.25 in
    Wdth 11.0 in
    Thickness 1.25 in
    Unit weight 3.5 lb
    Language English
    Audience General/trade
    Authors Stewart, Martha
    Dimensions 9.3x6.7x1.1
    Country of Origin United States

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    • Good purchase
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      Great info and an awesome book for a beginner

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    • Pretty spectacular
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      I teach cake decorating classes and do an advanced wedding cake class. I brought this book in for my students to look at -- and the next week they *all* had bought it! The cakes are stunning and fortunately MS provides directions for techniques and some pretty amazing recipes -- but there are no step-by-step directions on making any of the cakes. This is not a book for beginning cake decorators. You pretty much have to know your stuff and have an advanced knowledge of cake decorating techniques. Other than that small caveat, it's an awesome book!

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    • Madbs
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      The bok was a gift for a close friend. She loved the book and I loved the price!

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    • Full of Incredible Photos
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      This is a very comprehensive wedding cake book - from recipes to finished photos -- the quality expected from Martha Stewart. The book is beautiful, full of photos, detailed instructions, recipes, techniques and advice. Though I have not tried the recipes yet, the book is well worth the money just for the extensive photo gallery. I plan to use it in my bakery as a design catalog and idea book. This book shows Martha's excellent taste and why she is consistently "the" trend setter in wedding cake designs for real-life weddings.

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    • Wedding Cakes
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      This book was featured on The Today Show. It really sounded like a great book. I wish the book had been organized differently. For example putting all of the recipes together in one section. I had hoped for more recipes. The cakes shown were beautiful. There were a couple of cakes, one being the bubble cake, that I am guessing are for professionals only. The picture was shown but no details given. The book in whole gives the viewer different ideas. I suppose if I were to call this book anything it would be AN IDEA BOOK.

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