I know this is nothing like we have been talking about, but I love it (and purple is not usually my favourite colour! If you have a look on my 'cake ideas' board you will find lots of these so called 'ombre' cakes.
Sacher torte covered in MMF with gumpaste cymbidium orchids and eucalyptus leaves. Loved every minute making this cake. Gumpaste flowers are definitely my favourite thing:) This was for a birthday, but I photographed the cake before I put on the text.