Gold Button Centered Flowers

Our cake is featured on Cake Geek today in an article that highlights cakes that have flowers with gold centers. I made these flowers for a wedding cake a few years back in which I took real buttons to make custom molds and then used those molds to make gumpaste versions.  Then I painted it with gold highlighter dust.  The process was quite simple and the outcome gives the flowers a stunning effect.  Check out the rest of the featured cakes on