Cakes & Cake Decorating Forum

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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,...

2,347 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

2,606 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,...

2,441 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: http://cakesdecor.com/cakes/206917-2-halves-lilac-violet-and-lavender-cake I have looked (and looked) and can’t...

1,993 views, 0 by Laura

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

467 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...

701 views, 0 by Stephy

Help!! What the little icing beads are made from / how they are made?

Hi all, I am new to this forum and wondering if you lovely lot could help me :) I’ve been asked to make a version of the cake below but I can’t work out what the little icing beads are made from / how they are made? I’ve had a look around and...

443 views, 0 by NatCakes

Modeling DUCK - Step by Step

If you like this duck, please view the step by step tutorial http://youtu.be/q3jbWs0vUDQ. Hope you like it Thanks!!!!

371 views, 0 by Lodzia

Hello!

Hello! I’m polish confectioner. Check out my weedings, children, bachelor party, baptism, valentines day cakes on facebook: https://www.facebook.com/zyciepelnepasji1 Feel free to comment and likes posts. Thanks ;)

663 views, 1 by Sarah's cakes

Sarah's cakes

Advice needed pls! How to price this cake?

I have been asked by a neighbour to make her 40th bday cake next month. Have now idea how to price it. I have one of those apps on my phone that can calculate quantities etc so happy with working out basic cake cost. However, have no idea how...

4,682 views, 7 by curiAUSSIEty custom cakes

curiAUSSIEty custom cakes

CakesDecor Gazette: Issue 4.09 / September 2015

I hope you all love this months gazette as much as I did putting it together! So many wonderful collaborations to share along with some of the best top 5 cakes you could imagine. Oh and did you see the cake decorators of the week this month, OMG...

392 views, 0 by alaya

cakebox recipe

hi, i really like these cakes from cake box (UK), i cant believe its eggless with the fresh cream design, the cake is so light and fluffy does anyone know a recipe that can replicate the that? thanks Alaya

520 views, 0 by Mel_SugarandSpiceCakes

Mel_SugarandSpiceCakes

Need a Custom Cake Maker in Uithoorn or Amsterdam

Hi Cakey Friends, I am a cake maker from New Zealand and I have a regular customer/friend who is looking for a custom cake maker in Amsterdam or a town called Uithoorn. The cake is for a 90th in November. Any recommendations would be appreciated...

3,322 views, 1 by Slice of Sweet Art

Slice of Sweet Art

Cake Decorating Tasks you HATE to do . . .

taking a que from Calliicious in an earlier thread . . . What tasks do you HATE having to deal with when cake decorating? My list . . . 1. Covering the board; 2. Cutting letters (doesn’t matter if I’m using Clickstix or Tappits or...

333 views, 0 by Sweet Things - Cakes by Rebecca

procrastibaking

So procrastibaking is generally when you decide to bake instead of working but what do we call it when we can’t get ourselves motivated to bake – this has been me all week and have genuinely asked myself this question everytime…

321 views, 0 by NatCakes

Tutorials

Hi! I’m new in this amazing world and I would like to share with you the videos of my teacher, I hope you enjoy it and please leave her comments or any thing you want her to tech you. Here is the link...

296 views, 0 by Kianna

Kianna

Becoming our county's cake decorater leader. Clinic tips wanted.

I learned most of my cake skills through 4-H. I won overall cake decorator in our county five times and state twice. And I also showed and went to state in dogs, rabbits, horses, vet science, photography and more. It was a large part of my...

1,020 views, 0 by Pamela Jane

Pamela Jane

OSSAS Grand National Wedding Cake Competition

I’m so excited (and probably even more nervous) about entering my first cake show competition ever! Just wondering if anyone has any tips, advice, warnings, etc. they’d be willing to share with me? I have my design concept, but it requires gold...

4,051 views, 13 by curiAUSSIEty custom cakes

curiAUSSIEty custom cakes

CakesDecor Gazette: Issue 4.08 / August 2015

Welcome to the Issue 4.08 / August 2015 of the CakesDecor Gazette  Click here to view the CD Gazette archives ~ Click here to view Gazette in...

852 views, 6 by The Custom Cakery

The Custom Cakery

Summer Holidays...

Hello lovelies! Missing spending time here on CD, I’m sorry I’ve not been around to comment on your beautiful cakes, I’ve missed some lovely collabs whilst on holiday too I think! My inbox stands at 100 but with my 4 kids at home and trying to...