Learn to make hard candy jewels! Chica and Jo have a very thorough tutorial on their site. They used these candy jewels to decorate a Princess Peach birthday cake for a Super Mario-themed party. [via EMSL]
Becky Stern (sternlab.org is a DIY guru and director of wearable electronics at Adafruit. She publishes a new project video every week and hosts a live show on YouTube. Formerly Becky was Senior Video Producer for MAKE. Becky lives in Brooklyn, NY and belongs to art groups Free Art & Technology (“release early, often, and with rap music”) and Madagascar Institute (“fear is never boring”).