cornflower tutorial

I use Nicholas Lodge gum paste receipt what dries really fast . With this flower I preferred to tape the star side flowers to the base until they were still soft a little, it prevents breaking them. I never saw a cornflower tutorial, but I needed...

Basic Converse Shoes Tutorial

I will soon need some converse shoes for top of cake. After searching a lot, I didn’t find tutorial for normal shoes converse without being boot and without baby. I decided to create my model and make. I share with you: 1 – Print images ...

New "Introduce Yourself" Forum

An amazing idea came to our minds today and we are happy to implement it right away. We have launched a new Introduce Yourself Forum. I am really not sure why we came with this after such a long time, because a forum like this is a must have one....

CakesDecor Theme: Minion Cakes & Cupcakes

Minions, the hilariously entertaining little characters from “Despicable Me” – We all love them, we love them so much that they have become one of the most requested cakes since the beginning of the Despicable Me series in 2010. The best thing...

Woohooo 20 000 Members!!!

Wow, could you believe this? I remember the first week when we started 3 years ago – I was thinking what it would look like If there are 1000 cake decorators on the site. And now, 20 000 members!! That is a really huge number of cake decorators!...

CakesDecor Theme: Tattoo Inspired Cakes and Cupcakes

I love how we all turn to art for inspiration, patterns, colours, shapes, all of which are perfect elements when designing a tattoo inspired cake. I love this style, it works so well, and, you have the opportunity to really push your artistic...

Interview #25: Sharon Wee

Short Bio Sharon Wee is a gorgeous, tiny, talented powerhouse in the Cake Decorating Community. I had the pleasure of meeting Sharon for the first time earlier this year at the Australian Cake Decorating Network Cake Camp in Melbourne and I...

CakesDecor Theme: Wedding Cakes - Part Two

I am so happy we have a monthly blog dedicated to Wedding Cakes!! – We see brand new, unique designs everyday on CakesDecor. Traditional or non traditional, they’re always amazing!! I can’t wait to feature more of your stunning Wedding Cakes...

CakesDecor Theme: Giant Cupcakes

We all love a cupcake, but when they’re on a massive scale they’re even better!! This week I chose to feature Giant Cupcakes because I really admire how imaginative you all are when it comes to your designs, I love them, they’re so original,...

Cakes by Raewyn Video Tutorials #3: How to Make Your Buttercream ULTRA White!

Love the taste of REAL butter in your buttercream but hate how yellow it makes it? Have you tried whipping the butter for eternity but it’s still yellow? Have you tried using all those whiteners that cost a fortune and taste gross and still...