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31 views, 0 by Debbie

Debbie

Pre-fondant smoothing

How do you get the cake smooth before adding fondant? We have added icing first but there are still bumps showing through Thanks for your help!!!

202 views, 0 by GranCakes

GranCakes

Sparkle tier for wedding cake

Hi, I wonder if I could ask for some help please. Can anyone tell me the best way to do a sparkle tier on a wedding cake. I want it to look like white sparkling sugar rather than sequins. Do I just use sanding sugar adhered with piping gel? ...

139 views, 7 by CuriAUSSIEty Cakes

CuriAUSSIEty  Cakes

Marta Hidalgo and Marta Torres classes in USA available!

I am so blessed to have both these wonderful ladies coming to my studio to teach in Tampa. I only have a couple of seats left in both classes so if you would love to have this opportunity to get taught by the best in the business make sure you...

406 views, 3 by The Garden Baker

The Garden Baker

It REALLY bugs me...

It really bugs me when people choose to share their creations on line, whether via this site or any other, and don’t give credit to the very obvious tutorials and designs that led to their creations. I’m not talking about plagarism (sp?). The...

147 views, 0 by marina3174

Welcome from Leningrad region - Russia

I’m new and just learning my first steps in confectionery art are clumsy, but I want to learn and try with your help.

221 views, 1 by Fun Fiesta Cakes

Fun Fiesta Cakes

Lilly Pulitzer Painted Cake

Hi, I’ve been asked to make a Lilly Pulitzer inspired cake. I’ve been trying out different shades of pink to practice painting the iconic flowers on the fondant, but none of the colors seem right and the paint seems to take a long time to...

247 views, 1 by Jos

Jos

The Bird

Showpiece The Bird Blown and Pulled sugar

184 views, 0 by Evee

Introduce yourself

Hi there, I have just been looking at these gorgeous cakes on the internet. I love the Richmond one from Lisa fudge. I was wondering if you would make this cake for my sisters upcoming 50th Birthday in August? cheers Evee

312 views, 0 by GGirl

GGirl

Different brand tins!

Hey guys So I bought two 7 inch round cake tins but both are different brands. I made the same batter and same amount in each tin, put it in at the same time but they came out different. Does anyone else have this problem? Do you think it’s...

291 views, 0 by Sarah's cakes

Sarah's cakes

Buttercream help please

I’d like to attempt a buttercream finished cake with some buttercream piping. Looking for advice on best UK friendly recipe. I only ever use buttercream for going under fondant/sugar paste. Can I use SBC to cover and pipe? Thinking this would...

208 views, 0 by queenofcakes007

Help ! I need a recipe for a delicious cake

Hi everyone! I love to bake and try new recipes. Soon Easter, so I would like to bake some delicious and easy to prepare cake. I need some recipe. Thank you to everyone for a help.

308 views, 7 by Sweet Delights Cakery

Sweet Delights Cakery

Please vote for my Perfectly Pantone Cake - Cover Star Issue

Hi Everyone, I have been chosen as a finalist to have one my cakes featured on the cover of the American Cake Decorating magazine for their “Cover Star Issue” and would greatly appreciate if you could vote for my "Perfectly Pantone” cake. Below...

259 views, 0 by Wendy

Wendy

Cake decorating

My name is Wendy. From Syria. Im a cake decorator since 2014. My page on facebook @wendy’s sweet cake

256 views, 0 by Nancy alabed

Beautiful lady

My name is nancy I love cake decorating…my page is Event_Sweet_ https://www.facebook.com/Nancy.qh.76/ I hope u like my work

311 views, 0 by kmac

How to do some of these...embellishments?

Can anyone guide me regarding the attached photo? -Please state that the gems are isomalt? I already bought it. How did they get the gold gems though? -the beaded pattern on the crown, is it a mold? How could I acheive the pattern on the crown...

290 views, 4 by Dilek Dağlı

Dilek Dağlı

HELLO

Hi, I’m 45 years old. I am married and I have 3 children. This job I started two years ago as a hobby made me discover myself. I look forward to your evaluation of my work.

599 views, 0 by sugark

Wedding Cake white or vanilla cake recipe?

Hi, I’m taking my cupcake home business to a new direction. I love wedding cakes and I’ve been ask to do wedding cakes. I have many great recipes except a go to white and vanilla cake. Everyone that I have tried just isn’t the ONE. Would someone...

215 views, 0 by Jules Sweet Creations

Jules Sweet Creations

Louboutin Shoe Box Cake

Help Please! Can someone out there please advise on the best way to achieve the Christian Louboutin logo on a shoe box cake? I’ve seen some amazing ones on Cakes Decor so hoping that someone is able to tell me how they did theirs? Many thanks...