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...

Light Coconut Cake

This cake is good as is without any frosting or you can frost it like I did for my son’s birthday cake (pictured). Light & Fluffy Coconut Cake (makes 1x 9-inch pan) 1 cup sugar 1 ½ cups flour ½ teaspoon baking powder ¼...

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...

Elmo Figurine

I have a FREE Elmo figurine tutorial in the notes section on my page. Click on the link below. Enjoy :) xx Cakes by Raewyn Elmo Figurine Tutorial

Boeing 787 Dreamliner cake construction

My constructed cake board and my templates, I added extra height to the sides to allow room for the steel rods to come through underneath the board. I then cut out the aircraft template from mdf, this is where the cake will be placed. I...

Simple Clouds Photo Tutorial

Hello all I’ve made clouds on two cakes recently and wasn’t happy with the first so tried a different technique. I’m certainly not the first to use it I’m sure but I made a simple photo tutorial for the people who follow my facebook page so...

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...

Airbrushed cakeboard - explosion pattern

Hi there! My first blog here on CakesDecor so hope it all goes well!! Lately, cake decorators have been seeing squares in front their eyes….. one of the latest kids craze just now is Minecraft, so needless to say, Minecraft Birthday cakes have...

Cakes by Raewyn Video Tutorials #1: How I Stencil onto a Cake with Royal Icing

Here is my YouTube video showing the method I use for stenciling my cakes with Royal Icing. It’s quick and easy and I include all the tips and tricks to help you

Cakes by Raewyn Video Tutorials #4: How to Cover a Cake Board with Paper

Trying to save time and/or money on your board treatments? I cover my boards with wrapping paper, scrap booking papers, contact even wallpaper! Pretty much anything that coordinates with my cake and really shows it off. As long as you...