By Kasey Rogers
A fabulous selection of attrative Christmas initiatives to accessorize the houme in this festive season, from the country nostalgia of a rustic Cabin Christmas to the culture of a red-and-white sweet Cane Christmas. step by step directions exhibit tips to create a kid's desk that includes whimsical toy soldier designs on a tablecloth, centerpiece, curtains and pillows, in addition to a iciness wonderland with snowmen and cone-shaped bushes. The festive initiatives are fantastically photographed in classic domestic settings.
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Slowly add powdered sugar to taste and beat until soft peaks begin to form. 5. Add peppermint extract and a few drops of red food coloring. Whip just until stiff. 6. Pour milkshakes into stemware. 7. Top with a dollop of peppermint whipped cream and garnish with cherry and candy cane to stir. Serve with long-handled spoon and a Poodle Pad (next page). D ecorating for Christmas P026-053 4/2/03 3:09 AM Page 51 Poodle Pads Made to match the Poodle Tree Skirt (even down to their little felt petticoats), these felt drink mats are ideal for serving.
Add more DAPtex around cake edges, as shown at right, to keep any unpainted polystyrene from showing and add white “sugar” glitter while still wet. 9. Cover entire top with DAPtex, always adding white “sugar” glitter while still wet. 10. Decorate with more DAPtex, glitter, peppermint candies, and bow-shaped buttons. You will need to adhere the candies and buttons with hot glue. 11. Spray candies with clear sealant and sprinkle with glitter. A little DAPtex dolloped on top of them never hurts! 32 D ecorating for Christmas 6 8 P026-053 4/2/03 2:39 AM Page 33 Berries Cake and Single Slice This cake is a variation of the Three-Tiered Peppermint Cake.
5 1. Sponge all edges of polystyrene disks with pink paint, as shown in top right photo. 2. Sprinkle paint with gold glitter while wet, as shown, and allow to dry. 3. Hot glue bottom layer to 12" cardboard cake circle and surround with small “dollops” of DAPtex Insulating Foam Sealant, as shown. 4. Add white “sugar” glitter while DAPtex is still wet. 5. Place three to four toothpicks in center of bottom layer. 6. Add a small amount of hot glue and center next layer onto first, as shown at right.
Decorating for Christmas by Kasey Rogers