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420 views, 2 by Happy As A Lark Cake Creations

Happy As A Lark Cake Creations

Tinting all natural buttercream

HI! I recently took Mike McCarey’s sculpting class and learned to use all natural buttercream (egg whites, sugar and butter, that’s it). I love it for sculpting but am having a hard time tinting it. I tried candy coloring (oil based) and it...

631 views, 3 by SugarMagicCakes (Christine)

SugarMagicCakes (Christine)

Airbrush/painting marzipan?

Hi cakey friends…….Im making my son his birthday cake, problem is, he will only have it covered with marzipan. Hes given me strict design insructions and wants a very colourful cake. Colourful stripes to be precise. Does anyone have any tips...

266 views, 0 by Cake Towers

Cake Towers

for how long will gelatin bubble stay good

I’m trying gelatin bubbles for the first time. My question is how much in advance can you prepare them and what tips are there to store and hold their shape well. Thanks

348 views, 0 by Urooj Hassan

Game of thrones cake

Hi can anyone help as to how I can make that throne and also how to get that black shiny effect. Thanks in advance.

469 views, 11 by Judy

Judy

Apple or Android?

Have I found the one thing likely to split our community?! I have loved all the comments that this simple little cake generated – and am still amazed at reaching the home page with it! I made it as a joke for my son-in-law’s birthday as he is...

465 views, 0 by Muhloy

Muhloy

Help! How can I darken a gumpaste figure?

So I just finished making this gumpaste cake topper and I get it all assembled and in photos i see just how PALE Alice is. My goodness, girl needs some sun! How can I fix this? I tried shading her a bit with some pink petal dust but it doesn’t...

522 views, 3 by Cake Decor in Cairns

Cake Decor in Cairns

Out of the Loop!

Hi all my cakey friends just a message to say I have been out of the loop. Holiday period is hectic especially with kids home! I am up to my ears in ganache this morning. Will try my best to catch up on your gorgeous creations tonight. ...

559 views, 1 by Sweetlilly

Isomalt gems

I want to get Diamonds/diamante on a cake like this. This is NOT my cake. Can I make them from isomalt? Is Hard plastic or silicon mould better for isomalt? How far in advance can they be made and how do I store them so they dont go cloudy and...

481 views, 9 by Carla Del Sasso

Carla Del Sasso

I Wish you

I wish everyone a happy and healthy 2015

466 views, 7 by Aga Leśniak

Aga Leśniak

Happy New Year 2015!!

New year is around the corner. Bring up your drinks and lets rock this new year eve party like never before!!! Thank You so much for this 2014 year!! My first one on CD!! I m so glad that i can be here and that i have meet so many friends!!! I...

513 views, 4 by Cups-N-Cakes

Cups-N-Cakes

Happy holidays!

Hello, I’m sorry for my recent absence on cakesdecor. It’s been a little hectic in my life for several weeks, but now that the holidays are over I will have time to catch up. I’ve missed all of you lovely cake friends, and I’m sorry that I...

1,359 views, 1 by Laura Loukaides

Laura Loukaides

MERRY CHRISTMAS TO EVERYONE ON CAKES DECOR!! xx

Hello!! First I would just like to thank EVERYONE for their continuous support and kindness here on Cakes Decor, It’s been a tough year but I am now looking forward to a positive 2014. It truly means so much to me to be a part of this...

334 views, 0 by Sweetlilly

polka dot cake

I want to make one of those cakes that has the coloured cake balls on the inside. I have some frozen cake balls and am wondering is it ok (or better) to use the balls frozen in the batter or to thaw them 1st?

593 views, 4 by Dora Th.

Dora Th.

Merry Christmas !!

Dear friends I want to wish you all merry christmas !! I ‘m going on vacations for few days and I won’t be able to have internet connection so I’m giving you all now my best wishes to have a great time with friends and family !! 🎅🎅🎅🎅🎅

332 views, 0 by Sweetlilly

Sour Cream in Chocolate cake

I have been using my Victoria sponge recipe for my choc cakes by substituting equal amounts of flour for cocoa powder but I was wondering if (to help keep it a little moister) I add some sour cream do I need to 1 – alter any other ingredients...

881 views, 25 by Daantje

Daantje

Merry Christmas

Just want to wish you all a Merry christmas and a very Happy New year !! I am soo happy that i found Cakes Decor with all those great cake decoraters and my sweet cakey friends <3 Big hug from me xxx

442 views, 6 by Pink Ann's Cakes

 Pink Ann's Cakes

A big thanks!

Since being on here.. Even in this short time.. I have learned so much from all of you amazingly talented artists. I feel so lucky to have found this site .. That I am now totally addicted to lol. So I just wanted to take a moment to say thank...

392 views, 0 by tulie

cakes

Hi, I am new to cakedecor. I want to learn how to make cup cakes and decorate them. I find so many pretty mouthwatering cakes and hope to make one soon.