Cakes & Cake Decorating

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

1,505 views, 9 0 by Baby cakes by amber

Baby cakes by amber

How to write on cakes

I have a birthday cake coming up and I have horrible hand writing how do I got about writing on the cake??? Plzzzz help

301 views, 0 0 by Redhead

Spicy Fudge Tray Bake Recipe

Hello, this is my recipe demonstration for a Spicy Fudge Tray Bake. It’s a new recipe that I have tried and it tastes lovely. I’d just like to share the recipe with everyone. Please let me know what you think. Please subscribe to my channel and...

377 views, 3 1 by Bistra Dean

Bistra Dean

I need a nice , realistic gold color...

Hi ladies , I hope any of you can help me with advice on a nice gold color. I found a few but they all have that unpleasant oringy , dark gold effect . I am looking for a color like the gold color used in this cookies and will be very...

704 views, 7 0 by Justine

Justine

Wedding cake debate...

Hey everyone. So my wedding is next summer and there is a big debate on who will be doing the cake. We’re planning a budget wedding ($10,000 or less) and I say that to help save money I will do the cake. It’s going to be just a simple cake,...

1,176 views, 8 0 by jan14grands

jan14grands

Double barrel cake

Would three 6" tiers stacked together be called a double barrel cake, and I’d like to know if I can just stack all three layers together filled with buttercream, or do I need to have any supports ? Thanks for helping me :)

743 views, 16 0 by Cake-sprite

Cake-sprite

Hiya

Hi all, I’d just like to introduce myself. My name’s Jenny and I’m a cake decorator from Edinburgh, Scotland. :D I’m looking forward to cake chat and some feedback.

455 views, 2 0 by Lyn

Lyn

Totally in awe

Well ladies and gents I would just like to say that C.D is fabulous. I am totally in awe of the amazing talent that is out there ! While I am only a hobbyist decorator I do not feel embarrassed to share my work here as everyone is so...

436 views, 0 0 by Redhead

Clock Cake - Novelty National Daylight Saving Cake

Hello, this is my National Daylight Saving Clock Cake. It was a random novelty idea that I had and it was really fun to make. I’m really happy with the finished cake. Don’t forget to change your clocks. Please take a look at my video and...

468 views, 0 0 by Kara

Kara

Cake Contest

I’m running a cake contest on my blog, grand prize is an Agbay cake leveler…For details go to http://acaketorememberva.blogspot.com/2014/03/creative-cake-contest-with-twist-and.html It should be fun to see what people come up with, and you can...

775 views, 5 0 by Vanessa

Red velvet cake

Hi I am stuck, again. I have now been asked to make the top tier of a weding cake in red velvet with cream cheese and white chocolate frosting, this then has to be covered in fondant and large flowerpaste roses. What I wanted to know is how early...

302 views, 0 0 by cakealicious77

cakealicious77

Chocolate whipped cream

Hi everyone, I have two questions. Does chocolate whipped cream frosting need to be refrigerated? And can you put fondant cupcake toppers on top of the chocolate whipped cream frosting? Thankyou :-)

659 views, 9 1 by Inspired by Cake - Vanessa

Inspired by Cake - Vanessa

Help out an Aussie Tourist in the UK

Hi All, I have just checked the calendar and in a little over two weeks I will be leaving Australia and heading over to England, Ireland and Scotland for a month….. does anyone have any little cake treasure troves you know about that will be a...

634 views, 6 0 by Vanessa

Please help, fruit cake !!

Hi does anyone have a really good fruit cake recipe please? . I need asap, I have been asked to make a wedding cake last minute for a couple who have been let down. They want the bottom tier as a 12 inch fruit cake. I have made fruit cake before...

563 views, 11 4 by raffaella moccia

raffaella moccia

Roses

I love flowers so I try to imitate them in gum paste, I dedicate my roses to all of you https://www.facebook.com/pages/Le-dolci-torte-di-Raffaella/296955816984594?ref=hl

631 views, 5 0 by Elizabeth Miles Cake Design

Elizabeth Miles Cake Design

The Big Cake Show!

Hello Is anyone going to this event starting this Friday in Exeter (UK), and any of you entering the competition? Hope to meet some more cakey friends. I will be there on the Friday with my mum I have to drive from Shaftesbury in Dorset which is...

569 views, 1 1 by Scrummy Mummy's Cakes

Scrummy Mummy's Cakes

Help with butterflies

Hi everyone, I would like to be able to make these butterflies. I think they are made from petal paste (possibly pastillage) and then piped with a boarder of royal icing and flood iced which is dragged to create the pattern. I would...

480 views, 3 0 by Charis

Charis

Anyone have a Ghirardelli melting wafers modeling chocolate recipe?

Has anyone had any success in making modeling chocolate with the ghirardelli melting wafers? I buy the big bag (they have white and dark) at Sam’s Club meant for dipping/coating things. They remind me of the Wilton candy melts but taste SO much...

1,045 views, 7 0 by beth78148

beth78148

Help Please!! Need advice on a wedding cake!

I have a client who saw a cake that was done with pearls in a wavy design on all three tiers, but she wants to use diamonds instead. Any suggestions?? Please help!! Thanks Happy Cakes!! :D

1,207 views, 27 0 by Karen Flude

Karen Flude

Icing a Damask pattern

Hello my lovely cake friends xx I’ve been asked to make a Black on Ivory Damask cake. I’ve been let down with black fondant changing colour, and don’t want the same problem with icing. This will be my first attempt at using a cake template, so...

631 views, 0 0 by Redhead

Mother's Day Cake Decorating

Hello, please have a look at my Mother’s Day Cake Decorating where I made 2 victoria sponge cakes and decorated them with fondant, one in blue and one in pink. I tried out some new techniques which worked well. http://youtu.be/YAdOvGqRnBg