Cakes & Cake Decorating Forum

175 views, 0 by NaturalCakeDec

Natural Food Coloring

I am very new to cake decorating, and just do it as a hobby but am wanting to learn more. I want to only use natural food colorings, and was wondering if anyone else here only uses the natural stuff and if so what your favorite brand is. So far...

189 views, 0 by Iced Images Cakes (Karen Ker)

Iced Images Cakes (Karen Ker)

Standing number one cake

I have bee asked by a client to make a number 1 cake for her daughters birthday, but she wants it standing up rather than laying down. It really concerns me for many reasons, so wondered if anyone has ever made one, how did it transport, is there...

802 views, 5 by Ivon

Ivon

SORRY!

Hi everyone! I’m very sorry that I missed lots of your beautiful cakes. A long time I didn’t feel well.. and I was really sick. The last cakes I have done in pain. I’m glad that I managed to finish the cakes for my friends, and I immediately had...

359 views, 1 by Divine Bakes

Divine Bakes

Hey Guys and Girls! It's been a while!! :)

Hey All!! I just wanted to say good luck to all those off to Cake International this weekend!! Hoping you have an awesome time :) I’ve not been on here for a while and have missed all your beautiful creations :( Life has been a bit of a roller...

371 views, 1 by Veronica

Veronica

Rolled Buttercream Fondnt

Has anyone tried working with the butter cream fondant? I found this recipe and I have to deliver a cake worked with cream, this fondant stretched with cornstarch, will make it less sweet? 250 g softened butter 250 mL light corn syrup 1 kg or...

1,121 views, 0 by Sarah's cakes

Sarah's cakes

Wedding cake Help!

I have been asked by my cousin to do her wedding cake. Oh cripes! No pressure, having NEVER done such an important cake. The cake itself is fairly simple however it does require some pipe work. I usually only use royal icing as ‘glue’ to secure...

310 views, 0 by Sweet Dreams by Heba Elalfy

Sweet Dreams by Heba Elalfy

Bakers?

Who’s located in the Chicago and suburbs area please? If you have a website and/or FB page, please list the links.

320 views, 3 by Lizzie's Cakes

Lizzie's Cakes

Mission impossible! 😂

I’ve just got a phone call from a friend who wants me to make a cake for her because another cake maker has let her down. I’ve got 4 hours to make it! 😂 What’s the shortest notice you’ve ever been given? 😁

387 views, 1 by SnoCakes

SnoCakes

How long would it stay fresh?

I initially was going to make the Avengers cake I recently posted a three tier, but decided not to due to birthday boy being sick and the party cancelled. So now I have this 6 inch crumb coated cake in the fridge with two layers of saran wrap on...

317 views, 0 by Fun Fiesta Cakes

Fun Fiesta Cakes

Vanilla Rum Cake

Hi, I’ve been asked to make a vanilla rum cake for a birthday, but the design is quite tall. My concern is that the recipe I have soaks the cake with a simply rum syrup and even though the vanilla cake is fairly sturdy, I’m afraid the wetness of...

306 views, 11 by curiAUSSIEty custom cakes

curiAUSSIEty custom cakes

CakesDecor Gazette issue 5.11 / November 2016

Another wonderful month of cakes has passed and I so wish I could have shown them all they were all so good. The collaborations that came out in October were off the charts with some of the best pieces I think I have seen all year. I also had the...

260 views, 1 by curiAUSSIEty custom cakes

curiAUSSIEty custom cakes

Honu the sea turtle class, Florida

Check this out we are doing a special for the month of November so don’t miss out, we will not offer it for this price again! BOOK NOW at shags@curiaussietycakes.com You cannot miss out on this fabulous class. Our fabulously talented Heather...

688 views, 0 by House of Cakes Dubai

House of Cakes Dubai

a lot of stolen cake photos on this website

http://www.broadwaybakery.com/themed-cakes.html I saw this website and all of their cakes are taken from best decorators work from pinterest. Check maybe you will find a lot from your as well. I asked them to remove mine but no response so...

524 views, 7 by curiAUSSIEty custom cakes

curiAUSSIEty custom cakes

Vote for your favorites

I was contacted this morning to be told that one of my cakes was chosen for an online cake competition. I had never heard of this site before so was completely shocked as many times you have to submit your cakes yourself but this time they had...

392 views, 0 by For Heaven's Cakes by Julie

For Heaven's Cakes by Julie

HELP please!

I have a request for a pregnant belly cake with the baby bum and legs coming out from under the bottom of belly cake. I can’t visualize this cake and looking for some input….Thank you! Julie

256 views, 0 by Morgana-rose

Morgana-rose

Please help for a baileys cake

My sister wants me to make her a baileys cake top tier and a hokey pokey cake bottom tier , i told her im a amature but she liked what ive done to my brothers cake but i have no recipe to make a baileys cake and a stiff icing in the middle of the...

449 views, 0 by Kitty91

Eating your cake

Did anyone have trouble not eating your cake or frosting while making it when starting out? Or is this just me? Lol how do you not eat it?

287 views, 1 by Han Dougan

Need help with silver dust and stencil.

Hi, I really need help here. Does anyone know how to apply silver dust on the stencil? I’m looking through Internet they said used, airbrush, but I don’t use airbrush. 😳. Anyone have any idea how to do that ? Thank you !

412 views, 0 by lucybakes

Modelling chocolate

Can anyone advise the best way to make (white) modelling chocolate? Is it as easy to cover a cake with as fondant? I’m making a builders hard hat cake and was going to use a real hard hat (new and clean) as a mould and pour melted candy melts in...

765 views, 1 by Elizabeth Miles Cake Design

Elizabeth Miles Cake Design

Please help Fondant disaster

I have been decorating for a while so you would think I have the basics sorted but I don’t often cover tall massive cakes. I usually use tesco icing but I am doing a large cake and ordered in bulk renshaw. Just rolled it out and is a nightmare...