Icing and decorating a Christmas cake may take time but this sweet snowy scene will be a hit with kids
Nancy Birtwhistle's last-minute Christmas cake is packed with fruit and festive spices, then iced and decorated with three edible reindeer
A stunning cake that uses the 'boiling method' to plump up dried fruit. Decorate with pistachio paste trees and swirles of fluffy icing
A super-simple yet effective Christmas cake decoration, especially if you want a modern looking cake
Wow guests with our fairy light Christmas cake topping, made with fondant icing and sugared almonds. You could also use jelly sweets, if you like
Get creative with your Christmas cake icing - these robins are super cute and really easy to model
Make your Christmas cake extra-special with a festive design. This cute-looking Christmas pudding topping is simple, and takes just 30 minutes to assemble
Turn a plain cake into a stunning centre piece. You need a steady hand so save the sherry for after the tricky balancing act!
Get in the seasonal spirit with this stunning snowman cake. It will be a hit with the whole family and kids will love getting involved with the decorating
Make this stunning gingerbread Christmas tree as a standalone treat, or as a decoration for a festive cake, such as our pure gold Christmas drip cake
Surprise the kids with something irresistible, or get them involved - either way, they'll love this magical cake.
Get the kids to help create this winter wonderland - just make sure you have enough Smarties to nibble on!
You can make this Christmas cake right at the last minute. The decorating makes a fun holiday project for the kids
This square Christmas cake is cut into two loaf-shaped cakes, so you can give one to a friend
Everyone loves a white Christmas and this snowman cake conjures up that festive feeling. Kids can help decorate with buttons, icing and chocolate sticks
Give your Christmas cake a stylish and professional finish this year with this sparkling decoration idea
Enjoy this recipe for golden gingerbread trees - make them to eat on their own, or to decorate your Christmas cake
Leave the tinsel and bling for the Christmas tree and keep it simple with this tasteful finishing touch to your homemade cake