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curiAUSSIEty custom cakes

CakesDecor Gazette: Issue 4.10 / October 2015

The Gazette is out folks with a completely new section talking about my new favorite things as well as highlighting some of the great things that have been happening in the cakey world. I hope you all enjoy it and as always I love hearing your...

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Halloween edible severed fingers!

Hi , I made these severed fingers for Halloween! No mold was involved!

124 views, 0 by Cakesbynick

Firefighter trying to bake!

Hey everyone, I’m Nick and I’m a firefighter from Virginia. I’m trying to learn how to decorate cakes and would just like some feedback. It’s tough to get constructive criticism from other firefighters about cake decorating! Lol. I created a...

117 views, 0 by Cake Art Studio

Cake Art Studio

Cake decorations and new skills

Hi my name is Beata My passion is decorating cakes. This work takes consider me to another world, where I’m happy :)

373 views, 44 by Sweet Foxylicious

Sweet Foxylicious

Bakers Unite To Fight

If you havent already seen this collaboration, you must! All artists involved have created a different endangered animal to help raise awareness that the numbers of these animals and more are declining so aggressively. We need to gain...

524 views, 13 by Sassy Cakes and Cupcakes (Anna)

Sassy Cakes and Cupcakes (Anna)

I'm Back!!!

Hi everyone, Just wanted to say I’ve been away on a big overseas trip and just back, battling a good dose of jet lag. I’ve missed so much here (4 weeks worth) but I am determined over the next few days to sit down, stay awake and check out...

198 views, 0 by Little Kel's Cakes

Little Kel's Cakes

Help! White ganache setting issue with 51% fat in cream

Hi all, I needed to be sure my white ganache will set in the next few days before I begin my work. Please help and let me know this will happen!! The cream I used to make the white chocolate ganache is called double cream in Australian term,...

222 views, 1 by George's Bakes

George's Bakes

Red velvet recipe uk

Hi all, I am hoping someone can come to my rescue. I am looking for a really good red velvet cake recipe for a square cake and cupcakes! I have tried a few online recipes that have either not been red enough (despite adding so much gel...

710 views, 1 by Purlytwurly

photo reel cake

Hi i wonder if any one could help please , i want to do a film strip going around the middle with different photos on an as an edible image . im unable to find anything to help . many thanks not sure if i have explained it properly

40,274 views, 0 by Chrissy


Attaching ribbon to fondant?

Hey all, I am nt sure how to attach ribbon, real ribbon, to a fondant covered cake? Also, which type of ribbon to use? And can you attach it to buttercream, not just fondant? Also how would attach ribbon in three places on one tier, for example a...

231 views, 0 by usmdesigner

Converting a recipe (downsizing it) for modeling chocolate?

I found a recipe that takes 1 lb of chocolate and add 1/3 corn syrup to it. If I want to only do 4 oz instead of 16, what would be the conversion down to that for the corn syrup? Is there a site anyone uses to get calculations like that? I’ve...

537 views, 0 by Magda Martins - Doce Art

Magda Martins - Doce Art

Adult cakes

Hi everyone. I would like to know if i can post adult cakes here. Thank you :D

415 views, 6 by LoveBlossomsCakery


Texas Pride-Sweet Style Collaboration

I am so excited to introduce the collaboration Texas Pride-Sweet Style. All over the great state of Texas artists and friends gathered to share with you memories and symbols of Texas. We love our state and hope you will one day visit. Texas is...

1,676 views, 0 by Fun Fiesta Cakes

Fun Fiesta Cakes

Adult Cakes

How do you all feel about making “adult” cakes for bachelorette/birthday parties? I’ve been asked to make one and I haven’t given an answer yet. I just don’t feel comfortable making it – especially when my 93 year old mom, who lives with us,...

385 views, 0 by Julie Cain

Julie Cain

Painting onto black fondant

Hi Everyone, Just wondering if anyone has any advice about painting onto black fondant. Or if anyone can recommend a tutorial. I’m hoping to paint in orange and pink tones but I’m not sure what to use. Thanks in advance, Julie xx

619 views, 1 by Ellie @ Ellie's Elegant Cakery

Ellie @ Ellie's Elegant Cakery

The ugly stage : (

Hi folks, so sorry I haven’t been on here much lately, I have been so busy (wedding cake season). I am making another 3d cake today and I am sat here looking at it thinking, oh dear this doesn’t look great. I do this with most of my 3d cakes,...

326 views, 0 by Popsue

Penny bakes

I have just joined Cakes Decor, in awe of so many lovely creations, I live in Somerset, and have been running a credited cakes business for just over two years. I have always made cakes for family friends, but word of mouth and it took off. I...

637 views, 1 by 3DSweets

Cut-in-half Wedding Cakes? What's the name??

Help! I’ve been asked to make an anniversary cake in the style of this cake. Olga Danilova did a gorgeous purple one, here: I have looked (and looked) and can’t...

450 views, 0 by Laura


Movie Reel cake

Hello Everyone :) I want to make a 3 tier movie reel cake with images for my cousins 50th birthday. Does anyone have a link for a good tutorial? Thank you in advance :) Laura

376 views, 0 by Sofia

New member !!

Hellol!! My name is Sofia, I live in France, near Paris, and I am quite young in the universe of the cake design!! A baby!! I discovered the technique two years ago and since I tempt small projects to practice)!! I hope to learn by watching...