Cakes & Cake Decorating Forum

69 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!!

49 views, 0 by Hobbzy2002

Cake topper help

I won’t to decorate a cake with these type of wires, anyone know what I should put in the search engine, I’ve looked in hobby craft and eBay but can’t seem to find them.

546 views, 0 by Shaz

Shaz

Modelling paste goes quite dry and cracks

Hi everyone. I’m new here and a beginner that only took up baking and decorating a few months . I love the sugarpasting part. I’m educating myself as much as I can, and any advice would be welcomed. One question I need answered please. I want...

77 views, 0 by Aika

Buttercream transfer question

I’ve never done a buttercream transfer the method seems easy but I was wondering if I should use the traditional ‘’American Buttercream’’ (Powder sugar & Butter) or if it’s OK to use french or Italian buttercream.

142 views, 1 by Salamander1970

Gold dots and fondant!

I am a not a professional cake decorator but do cakes for family and friends. I have been asked by my nephew to make something similar to the attached but am, firstly, unsure how to do the gold dots. Do you think this is gold leaf or dabs of...

242 views, 1 by Jennifer

Birthday cake for Diabetic

Has anyone made a birthday cake for a diabetic. I have found a sponge recipe that uses honey instead of sugar so that’s one problem solved. I can also source sugar free jam. My only issue then is the buttercream crumb coat or ganache and then...

419 views, 0 by tyzoone

fun Wedding Topper feedback!!!

Hey all! I’ve been attempting to design a more high quality, stylized and durable wedding topper that I can quickly produce. I’d love it if you wouldn’t mind giving me your feedback! We’d be offering it in a high quality polyresin with varying...

298 views, 0 by Angelic Cakes By Sarah

Angelic Cakes By Sarah

How to fix a very heavy topper to the SIDE of a cake

Hi everyone, I am making a “fishing” cake and have a 25 cm modelling chocolate trout that I need to put on the side of the cake without it ripping out (as if the fish was being pulled out the water). The fish needs to be as realistic as possible...

692 views, 2 by Donna Tokazowski- Cake Hatteras, Hatteras N.C.

Donna Tokazowski- Cake Hatteras, Hatteras N.C.

What do you with your cake scraps?

I thought I would just start a strand to see some of the many different ways we use up our cake scraps. This is one way I use up my cake scraps! Top them with St

311 views, 0 by Nmorelos

Firefighter who bakes!

Hey! Everyone here at the fire station loves your Instagram! I’m a professional firefighter and a huge fan of your work! I started decorating cakes to help me de-stress from the job, now I love it. Just trying to get my name out there now. ☺️ We...

722 views, 1 by Happenalong

Fondant --icing question

First, let me say that I am very very new to the Cake Decorating world (which I have become obsessed with..lol) and I’m getting a bit confused in regards to using fondant, hence question. Do you cover your cake with icing (buttercream ie), put...

256 views, 0 by Boo1961

Tutorial for pillow cake

Hi, Has anyone else experienced problems viewing the pics that accompany the pillow cake tutorial. All I see is a series of boxes with question marks in them. Tried viewing on iPhone and iPad – no luck!

7,769 views, 0 by Maria @ RooneyGirl BakeShop

Maria @ RooneyGirl BakeShop

My first professional wedding cake - help!

I have my first wedding cake coming up in two weeks – bride wants a fondant covered red velvet/cream cheese frosting cake with red gumpaste flowers cascading down the tiers (very traditional). I am going to finish the cake the night before...

393 views, 0 by Sugar Sweet Cakes

Sugar Sweet Cakes

Metallic chocolate cov strawberrie?

How are they doing these metallic colored strawberries? I just got a request for some.

570 views, 2 by Sugar Sweet Cakes

Sugar Sweet Cakes

Carved road?

Was this cake carved to make the road? If so, would I need to start with a bigger cake like a 10" or 12"? Any links to tutorials would be very helpful also! Or did they carve a separate cake & glued the “road” to the side of an 8" cake? I’m...

257 views, 1 by anabellamor

698 views, 3 by NinoCakes

NinoCakes

Introducing myself

I’m asmaa.. i’m Egyptian.. live in Saudi Arabia.. I’m a passionate cake decorator.. love cake decorating from the bottom of my heart.. hope to be better and achieve high ranks..

451 views, 3 by Cakeicer (Shirley)

Cakeicer (Shirley)

I Had A Great Fall

Shirley Utterback-Wilson June 3 at 8:53am · Here is my Humpty Dumpty story. May 4th, 4 dozen cupcakes baked and iced in fridge waiting for decorartioions next day for Raaainbow community Cincnco de Mayo lununcheon. Sommehow the next morning I...

336 views, 5 by The Rosehip Bakery

The Rosehip Bakery

A beginner's guide to vegan baking!

If you have always wondered how to bake without using eggs and dairy, this blog is for you! I was honoured to be asked to write a blog for Paul Bradford’s website, here it is! Please do ask me questions, happy to help if i can!...