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Construction Theme Birthday Cake

There is a lucky little birthday boy out there that had this cool construction themed cake made!!! So we created a 2 tier cake to look like a construction site by adding some edible dirt roads and using brown buttercream. All the trucks and rocks...

3d plane cake sat on wheels off board

To make the frame for the cake to hold the plane up on its three wheels- Firstly I googled the name of the plane I wished to make getting a scaled template with views from above side and front. I drew around the template with view from above to...

Fondant canes #2: Veined flowers and leaves

Hi! Today I want to show you a technique slightly different from what made in the lesson number 1, to obtain canes for a single veined petal of a flower, instead of the whole flower, and a veined leaf. Once you master this technique, you will...

Flowers tutorials #1: How to make a lifelike gumpaste poinsettia

Whimsical New Year 2014 Gift Box Cake

Sydney loves bows on boxes, she thought a three tier gift box cake with whimsical flowers, swirls, and of course bows would be an awesome New Year’s Eve cake! We wanted each tier to have it’s own special gift, the bottom is filled with...

CHRISTMAS STORY CAKES by CAKE BEATS

CHRISTMAS STORY CAKES, promoted by Cake Beats. https://www.facebook.com/pages/CAKE-BEATS/168739666634103?fref=ts For the first time ever, 27 Portuguese sugar artists, cake designers and chocolatiers join together to build the First Advent...

Nutcracker Snow Globe

I adore snow globes, they all over our house. This year I wanted to capture Sydney’s first experience at the Nutcracker, she was barely two and although we had wonderful seats she couldn’t see more than the shadows on the stage. I used a...

Winter postbox

I started by baking two mini fruit cakes. These were 3" in diameter and baked in baked bean tins. The cakes were brandy fed and matured. To construct the postbox the dome was removed from one of the cakes, the other cake was then stacked on top...

Merry Christmas, Cakes Decor!

Hello to everyone on Cakes Decor! Wishing you and your family a very Merry Christmas. Thanks for taking the time to view, comment, favourite the cakes. Looking forward to the coming year at Cakes Decor! You can view more pictures at...

Christmas cookies recipe

This is my favorite christmas cookies recipe. Cookies always come out crunchy & so delicious. Recipe : 450 g all purpose flour 1 egg 100 g sugar 200 g butter (room temp) 2 tsp vanilla 2 tsp baking powder (most recipes don’t ask...