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40 views, 1 0 by Ilovecakes22

new

Hello I am new here I love looking at all the amazing cakes on here

28 views, 1 0 by Vera12345

Vera12345

Hi there!

Hi everyone, I am Vera 30 years old and living in Holland. Love to decorate and bake cakes, cupcakes and other types of sweets! I bake and decorate now for a few years and still learning a lot, you all inspire me and learn me new things. I hope...

230 views, 30 9 by Ellie @ Ellie's Elegant Cakery

Ellie @ Ellie's Elegant Cakery

Editors choice, ME!!!

How very chuffed am I. I have just been given the editors choice badge on my vintage teacup cake, NO WAY!!! Little old me in my little cakery and I have been well and truly honoured. I often see people comment about not making home page or top...

130 views, 10 0 by Viv

Viv

Hello everyone

Hello , I’m new on here , my name is Viv Gibbs and started making cakes and decorating them about a year ago and no way as good as all you are . But with lots of practice I will get there lol , I just like decorating the cakes I have made

341 views, 12 0 by Giraffe Cakes

Giraffe Cakes

Best UK Fondant

Ok, so I assume that this has been discussed many time before, but….. I would like to know people’s recommendations for good fondant. I, currently just use Tesco roll out. I’ve always liked it, it’s great for small areas on novelty cakes....

48 views, 2 0 by Kelly Stevens

Kelly Stevens

Alphabet cutters/molds

I always get such good feedback from the forum that I thought I’d post another question to you all. What is your go to alphabet cutter set or mold? I currently have a set of Fat Daddio’s cutters that are quite large, maybe 2" tall so not...

126 views, 7 0 by Ellie @ Ellie's Elegant Cakery

Ellie @ Ellie's Elegant Cakery

Hiring out cake stands and knives

Hi CD friends. Can I please ask for your opinions on providing / hiring out cake stands and knives to wedding couples. I have been doing wedding cakes for nearly two years now and my couples have always used the cake stands and knives provided by...

489 views, 48 9 by Karen Flude

Karen Flude

Help please. I'd really like to try cake painting.

Hello my lovelies xx I really want to start painting cakes…….but don’t know how, or where to start. I know lots of you are fantastic artists and Calli I know is exceptional…….so I’m feeling a little intimidated about the prospect of showing...

593 views, 26 10 by Time for Tiffin

Time for Tiffin

Big apologies from me

I just wanted to pop on and say sorry i have not been very active on here for months now, i feel very guilty about it, as i used to be so active and i have honestly missed seeing all the fab cakes everyday, and of course all you brilliant...

334 views, 10 0 by Bronecia (custom cakes)

Bronecia (custom cakes)

I need help with making figures

I would like to start making figures,,,and I need help with what to use..So If anybody can give me some advice I would appreciate the help. I’ve tryed to find tylose powder but could not fined any..

97 views, 3 0 by Cakeicer

Cakeicer

Problem finding rainbow cakes

Is there a link to all of the rainbow cakes entered in the contest so I can cast my vote? Thanks Shirley

172 views, 1 0 by Sweetlilly

Freeze Dried Raspberries

How do i use freeze dried raspberries in a white choc and raspberry cake? In the batter? in The white choc buttercream filling or both? How much do i use coz I assume i would have to use less than fresh raspberries? (8"cake). These are NOT frozen...

69 views, 0 0 by Purlytwurly

cake drum sizes

Hi , thankyou for letting me join the forum . i only make cakes for family /friends , i am doing a wedding cake 3 tiers 6.8.10 to be put onto a swan type of cake stand , i am not sure what size drums i need should i use 12, 10. 8 inch or should...

2,416 views, 108 14 by Michal Bulla

Michal Bulla

200,000 Cakes? When? Take a guess and win!

We’re fast approaching a nice milestone: 200,000 cakes. Just the right time for a little fun contest :) Post a comment to this thread with your guess, when we will reach the 200,000 cakes on CakesDecor Use this format: month/day Each...

428 views, 7 0 by The Little Cake Company

The Little Cake Company

just out of curiosity....

has anyone forgotten to put dowels or straws between the layers of a two tier cake? Ive had such a busy week……yesterday I was up at 6 am, still at it at 9! I was super stressed and super tired…..so, Id finished my last cake (an 8’ and 6’) ,...

179 views, 4 2 by Cake Decor in Cairns

Cake Decor in Cairns

Glitches

Hi Michael and my CD friends I am having trouble faving and it is taking too long sorry but I need sleep will catch all your cakes tomorrow.•°°•☆ Michael when click fave my window seems to redirect to a Web address like this but it stays...

163 views, 8 0 by Julie Anderson

Julie Anderson

Hi everyone

Hi there, I’m Julie Anderson and am new to all this. Think I’ll start by saying that I’m by no means even close to being a good a cake maker/decorator as many of u on here, I kinda started by accident just over 3yrs ago when a pal asked me if it...

114 views, 3 0 by jersey080

cake batter

Can someone tell how much cake batter I need to put into the following size pan’s…8" and 12"… Thank you

562 views, 16 1 by cookie gala

cookie gala

fondant covered cakes

Since I started my homemade cake business, I always feel my cakes come out dry,I usually make ginoise cakes,after coooling I add syrup to the cake layers then frost and ice with SWM buttercream. I am not satisfied with my ending results,it seems...

252 views, 8 0 by Kelly Stevens

Kelly Stevens

quality vanilla

Just wondering what you Canadian bakers are using as a good quality vanilla. I pose the question to Canadian bakers not to exclude everyone else but with the thought that if a recommendation is made I’d like to know I can find it. I get...