Blog entries tagged cake decorating

Marie Antoinette Cookie Tutorial

I love haute couture inspired cakes and cookies; what better time period than the 18th century Versailles. During Marie Antoinette’s regime fashion was a means to control the king and queen’s court, “to keep the potentially dangerous...

CakesDecor Gazette: Issue 3.08 / August 2014

Hello my Lovelies, It was with immense sadness and reluctance that I have to tell you that this will be my last issue as Editor of the CakesDecor Gazette. I have made the very difficult decision to admit that I am spread a little too thin to be...

CakesDecor Gazette: Issue 3.07 / July 2014

Hello my Lovelies, I am just about to start an incredibly busy few months teaching in lots of different locations across Australia. I will be teaching a variety of classes and also appearing at some fabulous Cake Shows to do some...

Victorian Fashion Inspired Fondant

When you think of Victorian inspired cupcake designs you immediately think of romance and perhaps exquisite. Perhaps the accessories from Rose’s vanity (in her room on the Titanic). Handmade lace doilies, heavy luxuries mirrors, Halcyon...

Piped Swans Chilling in a Pond

Summer is my favorite season I love the hot sunshiny days and the warm nights, and although I am crazy busy with weddings and bridal showers, I feel relaxed. The minute back school starts I seem to have a sense of rushing, almost as if the...

Easy Triple Colour Piping Technique

View the image full size: http://imgur.com/tFAeebW Check out our blog post for the full range of equipment used and a video guide: http://www.culpittcakeclub.com/article/2014/8/4/triple-colour-piping-technique-tutorial

My Cake Decorating Journey

I´m Arantxa, an spanish 35 year old woman. I´m married and I have a 5 year old beautiful son, he´s the light of my life. Since I was a little girl I loved drawing, painting, and doing things with my hands. I went to university and studied Fine...

Fun Challenge: Share Your Cake Decorating Journey

Hey all, this week I received an email from a company where they shared their success business story – how they started and where are they now. I thought that it would be great to try something similar here on CakesDecor. I would like to hear...

Rose and Alstroemeria Lily Flower Paste Keepsake

Every bride wants her wedding day to be perfect, to feel like a princess for that one special day. The cake is a special element of that day, with so many choices and styles it can become overwhelming. As a cake decorator I try to eliminate...

Having Fun with The Lambeth Method of Cake Decorating

Lambeth method of piping is one of the most skilled techniques in cake decorating. In 1934 Joseph Lambeth shared his ornate style of cake decorating when he wrote and published his book The Lambeth Method of Cake Decorating. If you find a...