Silicone bead moulds are a very effective way to make edible beads for adding detail and enhancing the finish on your cakes.
See how easy it is with this video tutorial and give it a go!
They make a lovely border around cake bases as an alternative to ribbon or royal icing. Draping them down the sides can help achieve that very popular vintage look with different sizes and patterns available to choose from.
Using shimmering dusts can give a pearl effect or to add drama gold and silver edible paints are great.