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Alice in Wonderland - The making of the characters

Hi, I’m a new cake maker and have just created my first real cake – an Alice in Wonderland 3 tier topsy turvy cake, covered in wonderful fondant characters, including Alice, White Rabbit, Queen of Hearts… (view here —>...

Sprinkle Cake Tutorial

Material list: Cake Buttercream Icing Turntable or Lazy Susan Angled Spatula 2 Cardboard Cake Circles (Ideally the same size as your cake but no less than 1" smaller and definitely not larger) Cake lifter Large Shallow Tray Approx...

Day in the life of a cake maker #1: 12th October 2012

2 cakes to make today, a very floral pink number 1 shaped 1st birthday cake and a blue and white little boy’s Christening Cake. 100 cupcakes to deliver and then not very much else. Looking forward to showing you the pictures.

Upside Down Method for Ganaching

This tutorial will show you how I go about ganaching all my cakes…..this is how I do it…there are plenty of other ways that work as well as other tutorials showing a...

Hi di hi di hi, ho di ho di ho!

Whoop my first blog entry!! What shall I write about? Shall I bore you with useless information about how I stumbled upon cakey making? Yes, I think I shall :D I have been surrounded by craftly folk all my life! My Grandma’s, Mum, Auntie Karen...

CakesDecor.com Cake Themes #10: Black and White Cakes

Black-and-white, often abbreviated B/W or B&W, is a term referring to a number of monochrome forms in visual arts. Black-and-white as a description may be considered something of a misnomer, in that the images are not ordinarily starkly...

CLASSIC PIANO TUTORIAL

To see the all tutorial with photos click here CLASSIC PIANO TUTORIAL By ANA REMÍGIO This was my first attempt at making an elevated piano. I’m sure there may be alternative methods for doing these steps but this was the way that worked...

How to make a Fondant Ruffle Flower Topper

In this tutorial I want to show you how to make a fondant ruffle flower. Ruffle flower accessories are chic and fashionable and can even be made out of fondant. They are a unique and clever way to accessorize a cupcake! You will...

Love these easy going customers they make me feel excited about doing there cakes!!

Just thought I’d share BUT I just love love love those easy-going customers that send you a picture of what they want you send them your ideas and all they say is yes yes yes ahhhh gets me so excited to work on there stuff… I dont know what it is...

Ombre cake #1: Step by step tutorial

Mix your batter as usual, and add a tiny amount of whatever colour you decide that you are going to use. For this cake I am using pink, use a cocktail stick to add the colour in gradually so you only need to add a tiny bit for the first...