Cakes & Cake Decorating Forum

Everything about cake decorating: questions, tips, tehcniques, how-tos, ideas and more ...

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Cake heights

Hi all Am wondering what others do in terms of cake/tier heights. Am...

441 views, 5 0 by Janiepie

Janiepie

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Flour brand

I need to buy less expensive flour if possible. What kind of flour do you...

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Fondant on cake

Hi i am new to Fondant icing and was curious to know – do people eat the...

1,456 views, 7 0 by Elena Z

Elena Z

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Advice/Ideas for a 30th Birthday/Superbowl party cake (female)

Hi everyone! I need help coming up with a simple but thoughtful cake idea...

516 views, 2 0 by Jess B

Jess B

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Dummy/Display cakes

I am wanting to make my first display/dummy cake. I was wondering if any of...

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Bride and groom topper?

I am making 60 cupcakes and an 8" cake for a weddin and they have just asked...

1,901 views, 4 0 by GabyK

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Pazzles vs. Silhouette

Hello there! I’m planning to buy a cutter for my cake decorations,...

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tortacouture

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Updated Ganaching, Covering, Smoothing and Stacking

Hey Guys, So I had posted a bit of a tutorial on here about how to get...

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Melissa

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Petal effect

Hello, fellow cakers~ Would anyone like to share how to do the petal...

1,973 views, 6 1 by Rachel Skvaril

Rachel Skvaril

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Stable Strawberry Cake Recipe

Hello ladies, I have a customer that want a carved cake and would like...

555 views, 3 0 by Sandy

Sandy

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Ice cream cake

What is the best way to make a ice cream cake? What would be the best icing...

954 views, 4 0 by Jessica

Jessica

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Cream cheese frosting on upside down icing technique?

Hello! for those of you that ice your cakes upside down, has anyone done a...

1,180 views, 16 0 by SarahBeth3

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How Did YOU Get Started?

If you don’t mind me asking, I’d love to hear how some of you became...

2,447 views, 10 0 by unctoothlady

unctoothlady

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Making fondant stripes and ribbons

OK….Can someone please share with me the EASIEST way to make fondant ribbons...

1,611 views, 6 0 by BeesNees

BeesNees

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Cakes on pedestal cake stands

Hi all I’ve noticed a lot of people putting their cakes on lovely pedestal...

1,053 views, 3 0 by Jess B

Jess B

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Purse tutorial

Afternoon ladies, I’m fairly new to this site and I love it! I was wondering...

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How does everyone "finish" their cakes?

How do you shine everything up and not run the colors??

13,416 views, 37 22 by Becky Pendergraft

Becky Pendergraft

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Tips On Achieving Crisp Edges with Fondant?

Hi, All! So hoping to get some advice on this :) I’ve been doing cakes for...

1,914 views, 16 0 by Valley Kool Cakes (well half of it~Tara)

Valley Kool Cakes (well half of it~Tara)

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"The Mat" from sweetwise?

Just wondering if any fellow cakers have used “the Mat” from sweetwise? And...

1,918 views, 4 0 by Susan

Susan

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Harry Potter cake

I need to do a Harry Potter cake. Client wants the 4 crests and the golden...