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My own wedding cake

Having just done a wedding cake for my friends, I was talking to my hubby about our wedding cake. We got married six and a half years ago, way before I got into cake decorating myself. I enjoyed baking and eating them though! When it came to...

the begining

20 years ago I started playing around with cake decorating. Made mostly for the kids during the week. Sadly. I didn’t take pictures of most ( almost all) . When my girls were in pre school I decided to make their teachers each a christmas cake (...

Very easy LOVE cookies

Here is the link of this simple tutorial I posted on youtube, to make cookies for people we love. I hope you enjoy it!!

Brush Embroidery Tutorial

I thought it might be fun to learn a new method of brush embroidery..Victorian brush embroidery. Although the name sounds fancy the technique to create victorian brush embroidery is quite simple. Victorian brush...

Hi, new member to the site!

Hi everyone, I’m new here and I think I should start by introduce myself. My name is Vanessa and I’m from Orange, NSW (Australia). I’ve been baking and decorating cakes for 5 years (or so) but I still have sooooo much to learn! I’m a mother...

Tutorial : Princess Cake with Moving Swing and Flying carpet.

As a BIG Thank you for all your warm and lovely support, here is a picture tutorial on how I did my Princess cake with the moving swing and the flying carpet. Hope it will be of help to some of you in some way. You could try this or go one...

CD UPDATE: Original message when writing a reply.

As you can see, we are on fire these days. Another gadget that will make your CakesDecor life easier: from today, when replying on a private message, you can see the original message above. Enjoy! PS: I hope Fiona won’t mind I used her...

CD UPDATE: More Cakes From The Author

Today, we implemented another cool feature that could help you browse cakes more easily. It was here in the previous version of CakesDecor and you requested it to be in the new version as well. On the bottom of each Cake Page, you can see “More...

home kitchen

All my cakes are made in a small home kitchen. I do not have a lot of cake supplies but I do make do with what I have. No schooling for this and make mostly for family and friends. Hopefully one day I will br just as good as these...

Sugar Modelling #1: Making the Jaguar XK150

This is not to scale as I was working fom photos and made my own measurements for this. All sugarpaste. I used foam which I cut to shape to set the bonnet shape overnight. I did not want to use wires for the wheel spokes so I created the ‘look’...