If you were scolded at least once by your momma for playing with food, don't feel bad anymore because playing with food certainly pays off. This 26-year-old pastry chef from Italy, Matteo Stucchi, always believed that in a dessert, the decoration is as important as the taste. Following his Instagram nickname, his little creations remind the world of the famous book 'Gulliver's Travels'. Just as Gulliver encountered the tiny Lilliputians, Stucchi's tiny worlds are also filled with miniature figurines, all arranged to create these fascinating mini-scenes. Scroll down to discover them!

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razan youssef
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1 year ago

Wow! these are awesome!

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It usually takes 2 to 4 hours to create the beauty you see in Stucchi's photos. Sometimes he draws inspiration from the sweets themselves, and sometimes he says he is "inspired by their particular shape or from images seen on social networks, other times it is my little characters who give me the idea based on their position".

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Jackie Wacky
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1 year ago

These are so clever.

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The most rewarding part for the pastry chef is "to see the end result of my work although I must say that tasting while preparing, I do not mind". He offered some kind advice for novice sweet-tooths out there. "Never surrender," he said. "It happens sometimes that things don’t go well at the first attempt, then you just have to roll up your sleeves and start over again without giving up and sooner or later, you succeed."

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Devyn Nagy
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1 year ago

Wow! So intricate!

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Raine
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1 year ago

Creativity at its most deliciousness !!

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razan youssef
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1 year ago

so creative! Good job!

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Rae
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1 year ago

Is that cotton candy for the steam?

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Eva Bryson
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1 year ago

Next time he should do one as Dorothy and her house.

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razan youssef
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1 year ago

the space looks so cool, how did you make it?

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HANS
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1 year ago

Reminds me of the eggs in the movie Alien.

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Jackie Wacky
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1 year ago

This one is lovely: a really witty use of the waffle structure.

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Raine
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1 year ago

its like a dream!!!

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Jackie Wacky
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1 year ago

So THAT’S how you make a layered sponge cake!

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razan youssef
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1 year ago

this one was creative

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Alaysis De Smedt
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1 year ago

i love the way the nuts are made....

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Alaysis De Smedt
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1 year ago

give me a slic or all of it

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Elise Denham
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1 year ago

LOL 😆

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Jackie Wacky
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1 year ago

This is lovely as well, and another witty use of the cake structure.

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Sadie Jayne
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Any young boy (or girl - can't be labeled as sexist!{what bull pucky!}) would love to get a cake like this!

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Alaysis De Smedt
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1 year ago

i want it

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razan youssef
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1 year ago

haha took me a second, but this one is funny!

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Katrina A
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1 year ago

YUM

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Jackie Wacky
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1 year ago

Now I understand where rainbows come from.

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Alaysis De Smedt
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1 year ago

mine dont toch

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Kim Bush
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1 year ago

Perfect for the upcoming holidays

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Sean Reynolds
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1 year ago

is that how they get the lines?

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Tia Hansen
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1 year ago

Ill listen to that music any day of the week if it was dark chocolate lol

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Jackie Wacky
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1 year ago

I love the ‘Liliput’ flag!

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razan youssef
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1 year ago

boy, i would love to eat that tree, and the cake is red velvet too, so this one is awesome

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Vic
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1 year ago

This cake is so soothing to the eyes, the finish is beautiful..

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Rae
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1 year ago

The bandaid just cracked me up

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