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124 views, 0 by Cake Decor in Cairns

Cake Decor in Cairns

Moving on.

Hi All As many of you will have noticed, I am taking an extended break from cakes, blogging and the like. Thanks to everyone that has been so supportive in the past. Keep on caking. Naomi x

664 views, 0 by Melanie Mangrum

Melanie Mangrum

People stealing my work!

In the last 4 weeks, I’ve been notified 3 times that 3 different people have taken my photos of my cakes and are posting them and claiming they are their work. I admit, I used to never watermark my photos, but what makes someone do this? I...

62 views, 0 by Chelle1019

Newbie here -- help with a two tier cake please?

Hi all My name is Michelle I own a Gourmet Cupcake business and have been doing pretty well for the past 5 years fulfilling cupcake orders, custom toppers & cupcake cakes. I have a regular customer who has requested a two tier cake for her...

248 views, 2 by Shell at Spotty Cake Tin

Shell at Spotty Cake Tin

Apologies

Hey everyone Sorry for the prolonged absence … Not been feeling myself and had lots of hospital appointments. Anyway .. come back to loads of notifications .. Will enjoy looking at your work with a nice coffee xxx

351 views, 0 by flavilicious

cake 3d cake structures

hi cakers,does anyone knows if there is an especific site,tutorial on how to work build up all this 3d cakes?like what tyoe of screw,pipes nor pipes?stainlesss?or not…how to bend it to whatever side?,,,iam so so so dying to learn hoe to do it,...

244 views, 2 by Karen Flude

Karen Flude

Gluten free flours

Hi Guys, I’ve been asked to make a Gluten free/dairy free carrot cake for a birthday. Does anyone have a really light and moist carrot cake recipe they’re willing to share please? Also, on the subject of GF flours, what do you find is the...

271 views, 0 by Sweetlilly

Milk Chocolate Ganache

Please can someone help me, I cant find the answer anywhere. When making milk choc ganache is it the amount of cocoa solids (%) or milk solids that determines the amount of cream I use? I noramally use 3:1 with white choc and 2:1 with dark choc...

392 views, 1 by Fancy Favours & Edible Art (Sawsen)

Fancy Favours & Edible Art (Sawsen)

Where can I get Rolkem super gold in the UK?

Please and thank you! None of the other edible golds I have are doing it for me, my non-edible stuff on the board always looks better. Rolkem looks awesome though! I really want some but can’t find any here. Thanks in advance, Sawsen Xx

411 views, 0 by Mandy

Mandy

Parma violet colour

Hi there, has anyone managed to find a colour or combination that matches parma violet. The colour has got to be the strong colour, not like the sweets we get in the UK. I have got to make a wedding cake, with the colour getting stronger at the...

445 views, 1 by Kelly Stevens

Kelly Stevens

How do I make branches?

I have a request to do a cake similar to the one pictured above. I am at a loss as to the best way to go about making the branches. Would the safest bet be to just purchase some artificial branches? The cake will be for the first part of Aug...

703 views, 3 by Ellie @ Ellie's Elegant Cakery

Ellie @ Ellie's Elegant Cakery

Bumpy delivery

I have to share my story about delivering my wedding cake this weekend. The cake as you may of seen on my page is three tiers with dividers in-between with purple roses all around. For months even thinking about this cake has given me...

561 views, 20 by Delicut Cakes

Delicut Cakes

The making of the bulldog party lover

Hi everybody, I just wanted to share the album of the step by step making of the Bulldog Party lover cake which I uploaded on FB . I hope you like it!! ...

488 views, 2 by Jacqueline

Jacqueline

please help my friends to the finals

my friends are competing to get in a tv show named the Cake Games. But to come in thattv programme they need votes it only kosts a click on like no membership nothing to win or loose so please can you click on the link and than on like so that...

405 views, 0 by db_baker

Hello all :) New Member

Hello, I am Deepa from India and I love baking. I don’t have any training or anything though, so just an amateur who bakes just for fun. I mostly make birthday cakes as I love to think of new ways of decorating them. Although I am not a...

567 views, 5 by Ellie1985

Ellie1985

Violet's Craftsy Class!

Who else is as giddy as I am for the launch of our dear Violet’s Cakes in Vivid Color Craftsy Class this week?? Violet is as sweet, kind and helpful as she is talented!! Wishing Violet the best of luck with her new adventure but I know she will...

599 views, 0 by Ellie1985

Ellie1985

Ugh!! Spelled birthday wrong on cake! Please tell me that you have done this too!

So I made a Chinnock Helicopter cake for my grandson’s birthday! It all went well! Easier then I thought it would be! Have the party! Come home and post a photo of my grandson with his cake on my Facebook page and then I notice I spelled...

282 views, 0 by coffeewoman

Help on Marvel Quicksilver cake

My nephew wants a Captain America, Quick Silver & Wolverine cake for his 13th Birthday. I plan to have Wolverine’s Claw coming out the top of the cake (similar to the Hulk’s fist I have seen busting out on Avenger cakes) and 1 tier being...

463 views, 0 by Cakesilove

Cakesilove

How was this done

Hi folks, Pls help. My best friend wants this cake for her wedding. I want to do it but can someone pls help with step by step instructions. It’ll greaty be appreciated. I realised there’s a lil space under the top tier which enables you to see...

614 views, 0 by Kelly Stevens

Kelly Stevens

What size cakes?

I have just received a request for a two-tiered cake for a 50th wedding anniversary to feed 100 people. She wants white fondant with some flowers on top & is completely open to colors/design. I don’t do a lot of floral cakes but see...

370 views, 0 by Chris Jones

Chris Jones

Need help with design

I need ideas for a cake design! the client has asked me to create a Halloween AND Christmas theme – on one cake! (She just doesn’t want ‘gore’ like Bad Santa). Any ideas would be greatly appreciated!!