Easy Love Cake

Follow this step-by-step tutorial to make an easy Love cake for Valentine’s Day, Mother’s Day or Anniversaries. All you need is sprinkles & edible markers!

As most of you know, I LOVE edible markers and used them to make this adorably easy love cake!

I have also used edible markers on cakes, cupcakes and even fruits!

Well, I used them again to make this EASY Love cake.

Isn’t it sooo PRETTY?! 🙂

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This cake is GREAT for Valentine’s day or Anniversaries or even Mother’s day.

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I kept the colors very SOFT and CLEAN but you can use brighter colors, if that’s what you like.

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You can even try writing DIFFERENT messages.

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Here are few IMPORTANT things you should remember when you are using edible markers to write or draw on a cake..

– Make sure you are sitting down and your cake is at EYE-LEVEL.

– Allow your fondant covered cake to sit at room temperature for 30 minutes to 1 hour and then write on it. If you don’t do this, the tip of your marker will make DENTS on your fondant.

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Also remember to…

– PRACTICE writing on scrap pieces of fondant (just to get the hang of it!) before you start writing on the actual cake.

– Just take a deep breath and relax before you start off! 😉

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To make this easy Love cake, you will need the following supplies:

Pink velvet cake
Strawberry frosting (Seedless)
White marshmallow fondant
Black edible marker
Heart sprinkles
Paintbrush
Corn syrup

And here are the steps:

Step 1:
Prepare your cake and cover it in frosting and white fondant.
Cut off excess fondant around the base of the cake with a knife or a pizza cutter.

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Step 2:
Allow your fondant covered cake to sit at room temperature for 30 minutes to 1 hour.
Then, write ” L   VE” on it with a black edible marker (make sure to leave some space in the center).

Important:
If you don’t let the fondant on this cake to air dry, the tip of your marker will make dents on your fondant!

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Step 3:
Brush a bit of corn syrup in the space between “L   VE.”

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Step 4:
Stick a small heart sprinkle here.

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And you are done!

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Well, that’s all for today.

If you liked this easy Love cake, you may also like some of these other cakes…

Chocolate bark cake

chocolate bark cake

Cake with jumbo heart sprinkles

cake with jumbo heart sprinkles

Cake with easy fondant ribbon roses

easy ribbon roses cake

Until next time, tata my lovelies 🙂

6 Comments

  1. Toni Torres

    September 21, 2015 at 8:38 am

    Such a cute idea. I made my first fondant covered cake to test on my family and used this idea on part of the cake so it wasn’t blank (except I made the mistake of writing the O’s in Love so I had to put the hearts on top). Everyone thought it was very pretty. Thanks!

    1. Abeer Rizvi

      September 22, 2015 at 10:28 am

      So happy to hear you made your first fondant cake. It’s a lot of fun…right?! I would love to see a picture of your lovely cake 🙂

    1. Abeer Rizvi

      January 20, 2016 at 10:28 pm

      Thanks Meaghan! This doesn’t even compare to the magic you do with edible markers 😉

  2. Yasmin

    December 25, 2016 at 5:21 pm

    Thank you! !! I’m going to try this instead of icing writing. .with lots of practice of course

    1. Abeer Rizvi

      December 26, 2016 at 12:56 am

      Have fun! This is soooo much easier than piping 😉

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