Using gelatin and water, create this gorgeous bow cake topper. You can also make glitter out of the same ingredients.
DIY Cactus Cupcake Tutorial from Alana Jones-Mann here. These cupcakes are topped with graham cracker or Teddy Grahams for the “dirt”. First seen at Make here. Pair them with knit and pin cushion cacti here.
DIY Frosting a Smooth Cake Tutorial from Oh Happy Day here. *Since I’ve taken cake decorating classes, I’d add the most important thing I learned about creating smooth frosting – besides doing a base “crumb coat” – was heating up a metal spatula/knife with very hot water and then going round the cake smoothing out the icing. This is what really gets the icing looking super smooth.