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663 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,...

650 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...

762 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...

1,313 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...

898 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!! ...

704 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...

566 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...

786 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...

649 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...

716 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...

897 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...

930 views, 1 by Sugarpixy

Sugarpixy

Wedding cake with gold Accent is from a Site Full of Other Artist Work

I it not right to post cakes that are not yours on CD, and lead members to a gallery filled with the works of others. http://www.creativecakesdeborahfeltham.com/gallery/wedding-cakes/ this gallery has the work of some of our members. This...

448 views, 0 by M_604

Which tip to pipe these ruffles?

Hi! Can anyone tell me how these ruffles are done?  Could it be a wilton 86 tip? I’ve been searching online but the only techniques I can find use a petal tip in  zig zag up and down motion rather than the single sweeping motion in this...

695 views, 0 by SublimeSam

What technique is this!

Hi guys, this is my first post and I am very excited about joining this wonderful community. I have searched extensively in vain trying to figure out what technique is used on this cake. I feel,there might be some rice paper used, but have no...

547 views, 0 by snixsnaxshax

new to decorating

Hello, I have been baking since I have been 16. I am now 45. Just in the last few months I have been trying to open up a home based bakery. Making cupcakes, and cakes for family and friends. I recently took a Wilton class to learn how to make...

842 views, 0 by Ellie1985

Ellie1985

HELP!! My grandson has requested a Army Chinnock Helicopter cake!

Hello Cake Friends! My grandson has requested a Army Chinnock helicopter cake for his birthday and I’m kind of nervous about doing this! I have never done a carved cake and would appreciate any suggestions and helpful hints on how to pull this...

1,356 views, 2 by SugarMagicCakes (Christine)

SugarMagicCakes (Christine)

Wired Roses help!

Hi everyone! Ive recently been making some gumpaste roses to go on a 3 tier cake. So, I thought I better do them wired, to be able to push them into the higher tiers. I hooked over the end of some 22 gauge wires, dipped in sugar glue then...

776 views, 1 by Julie Cain

Julie Cain

Is it ok to cover modelling choc with fondant?

I`m in the middle of making a horse cake and I`ve used modelling choc to cover and shape the legs. I had every intention of covering the whole cake with modelling choc but just realised I haven`t made enough! So I`m going to cover with fondant...

965 views, 1 by Sweetlilly

Guitar Cake

Iv been asked for a guitar cake, something similar to this to serve approx 60 people.(NOT MY CAKE) What size tin(s) should I use to carve from and how many layers? I have a 12" 10" and 8" square tins and a 14×10″ and 11×8″ Also what would u...

1,659 views, 1 by mycakes09

Draping sari

I would really appreciate any advice on how it would be best to assemble a cake like this. Can I stack the cake tiers at the venue, and attach the draped sari? If I make the sari drape with fondant, will it dry while traveling to the venue, and...