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151 views, 3 by Donna Tokazowski- Cake Hatteras, Hatteras N.C.

Donna Tokazowski- Cake Hatteras, Hatteras N.C.

Pink Camo Cake tutorial with Buttercream Icing

The photos got messed up on this tutorial a few years ago and I recently made another cake similar. I have reposted the process photos and wanted to bring attention to this in case anyone was looking for this type of technique. Here is the...

354 views, 0 by celloim

Elvira cake help

Hi! I was watching a Halloween cake battle on TV and I got the idea that I really wanna make a 3D Elvira cake. 3D as in standing like this peppa pig cake: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ohOx9JdlC9Q&t=14s Now, the only problem I’m...

2,002 views, 0 by Mardie Makes Cakes

Mardie Makes Cakes

Advice for Storing Fondant Figures Please!

Hello Those-In-The-Know! I’ve been asked to make a Dorothy the Dinosaur topper, which they want to use in a couple of months and I can’t make it sooner to the date. For figures that aren’t going to be eaten, I would suggest storing in a box in a...

338 views, 0 by Sabrina

Sabrina

Me presento!!!

I feel grateful to be part of this majestic forum! My name is Sabrina and I hope to get very good things from here! Best regards..

293 views, 0 by Sugar Sweet Cakes

Sugar Sweet Cakes

Xbox cake size?

Id like to surprise my boyfriend with an Xbox One cake, but I’m not sure what size cake I should bake to make it look realistic? Any help would be greatly appreciated!

7,997 views, 0 by Emily Herrington

Emily Herrington

How is the gold so GOLD and the silver so SILVER?

I keep seeing cakes with Gold and Silver on them and I’m wondering what that is? I have gold luster dust, but I can’t ever make it look like that. Is it a different product, and is it edible?

404 views, 3 by Cakeicer (Shirley)

Cakeicer (Shirley)

Caramel Ganache question

I bought my first bag of Ghirardelli caramel chips today, 12 oz. bag. Can I make a caramel ganache with these chips? Would I use a 3 to 1 ratio, 1 cup heavy whipping cream to 3 cups caramel chips?

281 views, 0 by addictedtochocolate

help with frosting!

I am basically looking for a cream cheese frosting that is pipeable but that is not super sweet. The problem is, all the recipes I have found for cream cheese frosting that are stiff enough to be piped, are very sweet (I.e. I have seen pipeable...

257 views, 0 by vincitytaymodaimo

Baby shower cake

hi guys im looking for some ideas. Iv been asked to make a baby shower cake and for it to have an arty theme as well as a baby theme as the mum to be is very arty. Any ideas please? I can think of a few arty cakes but just dont know how to make...

358 views, 14 by Sweet Dreams by Heba

Sweet Dreams by Heba

UPCOMING CLASSES.

Next month, I’ll be hosting two classes taught by Laura Saporiti of Laura Saporiti SugarLand. For reservation, email me at sdbyheba@gmail.com October 6th – Cookie decorating class (seahorse + carousel horse). October 7th – Cake decorating class...

481 views, 3 by Dolcidea creazioni

Dolcidea creazioni

copy of cake

Hello to all, there is a my cake that I see copied by many cakedesigner published on all the sites and pages of Facebook pages (including cakesdecor) without saying that the original idea is mine or at least that the idea was taken from the web …...

395 views, 0 by Sjoycex623

Using too much butter

Hi, Im very new to cake decorating & baking. Whenever i make american buttercream i follow a recipe that makes enough to frost an 8 inch cake, but that never makes enough frosting for me. I made a cake today and I had to use 8 sticks of...

203 views, 0 by onlinecakes

Creative cake decorating ideas

Hi, to all fellow bakers . For any baking and decorating tips you can ask me

283 views, 5 by MileBian

MileBian

WonderWoman standing cake progress pics

This doesn’t count as tutorial as it is not a detailed step by step (plus, I started the pictures after i already carved and ganached the head), but I still thought it may be useful to post! Hope you guys like it!

327 views, 0 by Sugar Sweet Cakes

Sugar Sweet Cakes

Watercolor with gold?

Is this a water color cake? It doesn’t look like any of the ones ive seen before… was it done with buttercream or hand painted? Was the gold hand painted on? any advice? Ive never done this type of cake before.

835 views, 1 by Daria

Daria

How to make Tiffany Blue

Can anyone help me create the Tiffany Blue colour. I want to make a Tiffany Box cake but am not sure how to make the proper shade of blue Or is there a ready made one? If so, where? I have looked on Amazon but couldn’t find one. Thanks!!

230 views, 0 by Sugar Sweet Cakes

Sugar Sweet Cakes

Adding a tiny light in xbox cake?

Id love to make my boyfriend an xbox one cake for his birthday & I’d love to add a tiny green light where the logo lights up on the actual xbox… anyone know where I can purchase a tiny LED green light to put in the cake? And any ideas of how...

631 views, 1 by Jacqulin

Jacqulin

Buttercreams

Hi all, I have a question. What buttercream do you use for adult parties?? I only like to use regular buttercream for children’s parties, etc. I feel the frosting is not “mature” enough, if that makes sense. We do go to grocery stores, etc and...

541 views, 0 by Misty

Misty

Wafer paper on buttercream

I’m doing a cake design using wafer paper to do the ruffles on the side of the cake. In the past i’ve always used a fondant covered cake but the lady it’s for doesn’t want fondant on it. Can I apply wafer paper ruffles to the side of a...