Cakes & Cake Decorating Forum

Everything about cake decorating: questions, tips, tehcniques, how-tos, ideas and more ...

574 views, 3 0 by Bee Siang

Bee Siang


How to handle humidity to get perfectly dry petals

Hi everyone, I need some advices on how to get perfectly dry petals for...

657 views, 2 0 by cakesofdesire



Delivery charges

Generally I don’t charge for delivery , but this one is over 40 miles and it...

895 views, 4 0 by cosybakes



Balancing Figures

Hello cake decorators! I’ve been having the urge to make balancing...

486 views, 0 0 by sft


purse and sagging

Hey all. Why when I make a purse cake does the fondant I cover it with droop...

1,174 views, 3 0 by nelle


HELP! weight cake

Hi everyone! I’m an 18 year old self taught cake decorator and I’ve been...

1,470 views, 3 0 by Raewyn Read - Cakes by Raewyn

Raewyn Read - Cakes by Raewyn


Cake, Bake & Sugar Art Show - Sydney Australia

Woohoo!! Sydney is hosting the inaugural Cake, Bake & Sugar Art Show at...

5,994 views, 7 0 by Slice of Sweet Art

Slice of Sweet Art


refrigerating fondant covered cakes?

I have 4 cakes due this weekend and am trying to do as much advance work as...

1,089 views, 14 0 by Mel_SugarandSpiceCakes



Preggy Belly, Baby Rump, do you feel about eating your own...?

Baby Bump cakes, baby rumps, babies, pets….I can’t imagine cutting into a...

1,722 views, 17 0 by Emily Herrington

Emily Herrington


How is the gold so GOLD and the silver so SILVER?

I keep seeing cakes with Gold and Silver on them and I’m wondering what that...

4,131 views, 11 0 by Sarah



Stacked Pillow Cake - Level of difficulty?

Hello all! I received my first order for a carved, stacked pillow cake for a...

665 views, 3 0 by Karen



Black fondant and diamonte

Hello my lovely’s, can anyone just help me out a bit?? I am doing a black...

2,021 views, 27 0 by Beata Khoo

Beata Khoo


How to make this Amazing Dragon Cake?

Can anyone help please, i need to make this cake attached...

690 views, 4 0 by luvbaking


Neater fondant edges?

Hi everyone. I am self-taught in fondant and have a very basic...

1,627 views, 2 2 by CakesBySejal


Nude Pearlised Effect

Hi All, We are doing a cake similar to the one attached below which is by...

1,166 views, 12 0 by Fun Fiesta Cakes

Fun Fiesta Cakes


Adult Cakes

How do you all feel about making “adult” cakes for bachelorette/birthday...

1,320 views, 2 0 by Fun Fiesta Cakes

Fun Fiesta Cakes


Cake Filling - how much to use?

I just got an order for a 3-tier cake (10", 8" & 4") – the client wants...

652 views, 3 0 by twilight1


Buttercream icing

Hi Everyone, I live in South Africa and use Woodenspoon (like a veg fat) and...

697 views, 4 0 by Jolirose Cake Shop

Jolirose Cake Shop


How to handle clients who don't adhere to your payment policy...

I’m looking for advice on how to politely tell my clients that the policy is...

645 views, 0 0 by kathy



Soft edible diamonds

Has anyone out there used the soft edible diamonds and if so what did you do...

1,801 views, 6 0 by Jessica



Cutting out 2D Fondant Pieces

Hi All, I’m making a cake for my daughter next month. It will be iced with...