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LEOPARD PRINT: MY WAY

This tutorial shows you how to get the hand-painted leopard print look as seen here and in my cake photos. I’m sure I’m not the first or the only one to do it this way, but after being asked by several people for tips I decided to put my...

How to make a Gumpaste carnation`

Please bare with me this is the first tutorial i have ever done (minus posting it on my own page) To start with you will need 1 egg cup or if you are better equipped then a flower former 1 flower leaf shaper tool 1 foam pad 1 sharp knife or...

Fleur De Lis Cake Video Tutorial

Here is a free video showing how to make this beautiful cake featuring Sharon Zambito of www.SugarEdProductions.com and Dominic Palazollo of www.MarvelousMolds.com ENJOY! VIDEO HERE

CakesDecor Quarterly Awards - Summer 2012 #3: Cast Your Votes!

Awards entry period is over and we ended up with 69 amazing entries in ‘Topsy Turvy’ category. Now it’s time to pick your top 5 list and cast your votes. Voting deadline is on July 31, 2012 at 6 PM GMT . Please note that if you submitted...

BEST EVER HOMEMADE CHOCOLATE MMF MARSHMALLOW FONDANT by jchuck

I have always wanted to make chocolate mmf. I had a good recipe for basic mmf, so I knew I just had to play with it to get what I wanted. I purused the internet looking. I took what I liked best, used my basic recipe and tweaked it. Came up...

New to CakesDecor

Hello, I’m Rosa. I have been making cakes for a little over 2 years now. It all started with a small fondant covered cake I made for my Daughter-in-law for her birthday. I raised 5 children and worked full time so I didnt have the “time” way back...

Character Cakes Copyright

I have been a hobby cake decorator for years and have made cakes for friends and family as favors, my Gruffalo cake was for a friend and so was the van, copyright didnt even enter my head when i made them as i wasnt selling them. This year i...

Interview #6: Tracey Louise Harvey from Little Cherry Cake Company

I’m a 24 year old mum of 2 in love with all things cake, gaming, movies, 80’s, rock music, horror, cartoons, cherries, skulls, photography, and generally cool geeky stuff. You will also notice I use the word ‘awesome’ alot. I’m dead easy to...

Interview #1: Previous Interviews

Peggy Does Cake As she said, she is a self-taught hobbyist and has no clue what she is doing most of the time. She is obsessed with cakes and has a love/hate relationship with them. When she is not making cakes or playing around on her FB...

New and ready to learn

Hello everyone, I would like to drop by and introduce myself. My name is Sophie. I’m new here to cakesdecor. I totally love this place…but I have no idea where to start. I also started my first blog post as well. So, I’m here to learn and get...