Climbing Sugar Flowers/Elevated Floral Arrangements

elevated sugar flowers contemporary sugar flower arrangement by Maggie Austin

The art of sugar floristry has been taken to new heights, quite literally by the masterful sugar work of US designer,  Maggie Austin.  One of Maggie’s trademark sugar flower arrangement styles (above) is a wired elevated arrangement, adding stunning dramatic impact to her chic designs.

Australian designers Sweet Love Cake Couture have added height to their exquisite sugar flower designs below with this very on-trend take on contemporary cake styling.

contemporary sugar flower arrangement by Sweet Love Cake Couture

Fabulous white sugar blossoms climb above a central statement sugar flower in the elegant gold leaf wedding cake design below by Victoria Made.

elevated sugar flowers wedding cake by Victoria Watkin Jones

Vintage accents and a contemporary sugar flower composition come together in two superb wedding cake designs below by Lina Veber Cake (left) and Olofson Design (right).

elevated sugar flowers Lina Veber Cake left and Olofson Design right

Below,  a modern floral composition by The Artful Caker featuring elevated sugar flowers and creative leaf accents.

elevated sugar flowers contemporary sugar flower arrangement by The Artful Caker

A glorious garden style cake design with a beautiful sugar flower arrangement adding height and beauty also The Artful Caker, Sydney

elevated sugar flowers cake by The Artful Caker, Sydney

Pasteles Alma adds beauty & gracefulness to her pristine white design below with an elevated sugar flower arrangement.

contemporary sugar flower arrangement wedding cake by Pasteles Alma

Singapore orchids/dendrobium orchids are one of the most on-trend sugar flowers of the moment and Australia’s Flower & Fondant Cake Design have designed a ode to the singapore orchid in their superbly elegant wedding cake design below.

elevated sugar flowers singapore orchids by Flower & Fondant

Swedish cake couturier, Lina Veber Cake, creates some of the most inspiring sugar flower cake designs including her chic contemporary black-iced cake below with statement elevated sugar flower composition.

elevated sugar flowers contemporary sugar flower arrangement by Lina Veber Cake


To learn more about the art of elevated sugar flower arranging, check out Maggie Austin’s latest Craftsy class, Decorating in Three Dimensions (which also covers the beautiful art of bas relief cake decorating and handpainted stained glass effects on fondant).

Maggie Austin Craftsy class Decorating in Three Dimensions

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