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1,302 views, 2 by Roo's Little Cake Parlour

Roo's Little Cake Parlour

Cake International

I am loving seeing all the cakes from CI at Birmingham this weekend. There have been some incredible creations and I have been wishing that I had gone this year. The next one us closer to home at Manchester next Spring. I am toying with the idea...

1,067 views, 22 by Sweet Foxylicious

Sweet Foxylicious

Cake Decorator of the Week xx

Many many many thanks for making me cake decorator of the week… im completely speechless!!!!! Im going to do my happy dance and cry with happiness 😭💓💓💃💃💃

697 views, 0 by Cakes by Vicki

Cakes by Vicki

"Frozen" ideas?

Need ideas! My 4 year old niece wants a “Frozen” cake but wants the focus to be Anna, not Elsa. They want two tiers and they have the toy figures of Elsa, Anna and Olaf. They made me watch the movie for inspiration but……nothing. Basically, they...

880 views, 1 by EverythingsCake

EverythingsCake

Ridges in my sugarpaste!

Hello. I ask (shyly) for some help and advice! I’m reasonably experienced caker having been doing cakes for a year or so but last night’s cake adventures have challenged me! It’s a sponge cake that’s about 5" high and for some reason after...

379 views, 0 by Piece O'Cake

Piece O'Cake

Views

Hey everyone, Pretty new to using this site and occasionally add pictures but not sure if I am doing it right. Is there a way to get people to view your photos and give feedback? Thanks so much :)

534 views, 0 by CustomCakebySam

CustomCakebySam

Ball cake with zebra print

My question is simply, does the zebra print effect work in a ball shaped cake? I know how to do zebra print and I have a ball pan, I’m just wondering if someone has combined these two…

525 views, 0 by LStrong

Seeking High Heel Cake Topper

Hello I’m new to this site, and am desperately looking for a High Heel Cake Topper for my All White themed 40th Birthday Party. I’m looking for heels that are realistic looking in white and/or silver with rhinestones. Please advise where to...

1,244 views, 0 by CustomCakebySam

CustomCakebySam

Volleyball Cake

Does anyone have guidance or links they would be willing to share with making a volleyball cake. I am aiming for a realistic volleyball. I have the Wilton ball pan. Thanks so much!

867 views, 1 by Chris Jones

Chris Jones

Airbrushing Question

A question for all you airbrushing pros…I made a deer antler wedding cake topper from gumpaste. Last night I airbrushed it brown and it turned out too dark. Does anyone have suggestions on how to lighten it up. I have Wilton ivory paste that I am...

2,350 views, 27 by Callicious Cakes

Callicious Cakes

From Sketch to Cake

Just a follow on from a theme I ran on Monday. Do you sketch all your designs before you start, or just sometime and how much do they change? I’m pretty bad by not sketching all the designs as I get a kinda idea in my head and then just run with...

610 views, 0 by LilianaVBakery

LilianaVBakery

Prices

Hi girls, how much a cake like this would be?

520 views, 0 by nehabakes

Tall cake...Pls help

I am making a cat in a hat themed cake for my son. It will be two-tiered. With the top tier fashioned as a top hat. I am thinking for baking four 2" by 6" cakes, and torting and filling them thinly with buttercream (thus having a total of eight...

480 views, 0 by SBMC

Need cake design idea...drawing a blank :(

Hi everyone, I thought I would reach out to you all for ideas…I have a request for a 1 yr old girl and 31 year old birthday boy cake. The colour scheme is: zebra (black and white) and teal. The lady would like one cake, but incorporate both...

681 views, 0 by You've Been Cupcaked (Sara)

You've Been Cupcaked (Sara)

Random question

Hey all! So this past week I made my boyfriend a super fun birthday cake. Usually when I make a topper for a customer I use rice krispie treats to make the base of the topper….weeelllll I did that this time and much to my dismay the topper came...

400 views, 0 by joe duff

joe duff

hi all

Stumbled across this site last night amazed by some of the talent on here safe to say you all delayed my already over due bed time by 3 hours. feel ill be on here a fair bit so better say hi lol

731 views, 0 by Baby cakes by amber

Baby cakes by amber

in search of cake recipes

So I jus currently started mak8ng.my cakes from scratch and I’m looking for different cake recipes that can be used for tiers also different flavors I want to test the different recipe.and throw a party where everyone can try the recipes and...

810 views, 0 by Julia Hardy

Julia Hardy

Made a cake while I felt ill - now worrying .....

Hello again caker friends. I have a new worry. I spent a lot of today decorating a cake whilst feeling a bit ill. I was mainly aching in my joints and had an itchy nose and throat but not too sneezy or anything. Of course I washed my hands...

388 views, 0 by joe duff

joe duff

isomalt

Hi all I have just recieved some isomalt to have a play with and wondered if anyone has any good tutorials or tips for working with it

428 views, 0 by Baby cakes by amber

Baby cakes by amber

in search of different buttercream recipes

I have been using the recipe in the meringue container and I’m not thrilled with it at all I don’t think it gets fluffy enough ND I Thing Is Bulges Out Of My Cakes…Any Recipes Will Be Used And Testing So Please help

448 views, 0 by Love From The First Cake

Love From The First Cake

Cake decorating class in NYC

Hi I am traveling to NYC for a week (Nov14-Nov20) and would love to take a 2-4 hours cake decorating class during my short visit. Can anyone recommend a good place for this? preferably in Manhattan. Thanks so much! Liron