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290 views, 4 by Lulubelle's Bakes

Lulubelle's Bakes

I'm back!

Hi everyone! It’s been about 6 weeks or so since I posted on this site – and trust me I’ve missed it! Unfortunately my son was rushed to hospital with severe seizures (he had about 70 in two weeks) and my husband and I were beside ourselves. ...

265 views, 0 by nehabakes

Airbrushing on SMBC

Hello, I have to airbrush SMBC to a Ruby Red color. Is it possible? I read somewhere that the fat in SMBC will cause the water based airbrush color to bead up. Also, if an airbrushed cake is placed in fridge, will the condensation effect the...

300 views, 0 by Kelly Stevens

Kelly Stevens

3D Hummingbird mold

I have done a bit of searching online and have yet to be successful in finding a 3D hummingbird mold. Does anyone know of place to purchase one? I am in Canada so it would have to be a supplier that ships here. What about a good tutorial for...

590 views, 0 by Piece O'Cake

Piece O'Cake

Followers

Does anyone have any tips on how to get more followers on cakesdecor.com? I’m not sure if there’s something else I need to be doing besides posting cakes and commenting on other cakes?

3,016 views, 1 by Fancy Favours & Edible Art (Sawsen)

Fancy Favours & Edible Art (Sawsen)

Where can I get Rolkem super gold in the UK?

Please and thank you! None of the other edible golds I have are doing it for me, my non-edible stuff on the board always looks better. Rolkem looks awesome though! I really want some but can’t find any here. Thanks in advance, Sawsen Xx

1,025 views, 3 by Sweet Dreams by Heba Elalfy

Sweet Dreams by Heba Elalfy

VERY IMPORTANT - please read :( UPDATED

If you have an Instagram account, go through this person’s account because he’s stealing A LOT of AMAZING cakes from their owners then chopping off their names and watermarking them with his own :( @ahmadnfarah on IG. I know a few friends’...

279 views, 0 by Bracken

Bracken

Apple Blossom tutorial

Hi All I have been fascinated by Jacqueline Butler (petlesweet cakes) Apple Blossom – I have bought a couple of her tutorial on craftsy, I have searched everywhere for a tutorial on making Apple Blossom – does anyone know where I can purchase...

194 views, 0 by HomeBakerzsg Akila

HomeBakerzsg Akila

Stabilising Home made chocolate

Hi all, I am trying to add some moulded home made chocolate elements on my cake. But since I live in a warm country, the chocolate melts fast if it is not refrigerated. This cake for a party by the beach. Any suggestions, to keep the chocolates...

728 views, 38 by miettes

miettes

Sugar Art for Autism collab

What happens when nearly 100 cake artists from 21 countries come together to raise awareness for Autism? They create something utterly amazing, heartfelt and meaningful. Something that proudly honors those with Autism and their loved ones. We’ve...

193 views, 0 by Missybloop

Baby bump cake

I’m making my sister in law a baby bump cake and have made and frosted now all that’s left is fondant does it look ok so far before I put the fondant on Top?

328 views, 1 by Icing to Slicing

Icing to Slicing

Attaching heavy gum paste flowers to wedding cake

Can anyone help. I have to attach a lot of very heavy flowers to a 7 tier sponge wedding cake. They are wired so I can use flower picks, but I am worried about the weight pulling the cake out of shape. Can anyone help… please :)

179 views, 0 by Lynz1312

Beading for cakes

Hi, in need of help – does anyone know where I can source the beading that would wrap around a cake, like the one in this photo?

276 views, 1 by kim

kim

piping chocolate

Hi everyone I am new here and a begginer to the world of cake decorating I am making a chocolate cake covered with chocolate and wanting to pipe a shell border around the top and bottom of the cake like you can with royal icing i have tried...

140 views, 0 by Missybloop

Baby bump.cake

I’m trying to make a baby bump cake for my sister in law. I saw one on YouTube but the bowl I haven’t doesn’t look like hers do you think this bowl will work fine for the bump part? Or should I buy a new bowl? https://youtu.be/U8_WSorzeyU

572 views, 0 by Mr Baker's Cakes

Mr Baker's Cakes

Which Brand of Modelling Chocolate?

Hi everyone, Sorry if I’m repeating something that has been asked before, but a quick search didn’t reveal anything. Normally, if I need to use modelling chocolate I make it myself, but I have a couple of big projects coming up and would...

534 views, 0 by Icing to Slicing

Icing to Slicing

Stacking a 6 tier tall wedding cake.

I never worry usually when stacking and transporting a cake, but this one does have a little stressed to say the least :( The bottom tier is a 12inch round 6inch depth maderia cake so quite firm, second tier is 10 inch round 3 inch depth, the ...

227 views, 0 by Dimitra Koniosi Markou

Dimitra Koniosi Markou

Hello everyone!!!!

Hello artists!!! I’m a cake designer from Greece/Hellas,my name is Dimitra or Demi for those who prefer it and i’m very glad i got in Cakes Decor big happy family!!!Nice to meet you all!!

227 views, 0 by Cakelady1129

Attaching a “basket” to a hot air balloon cake pop. Suggestions?

I have to attach a “basket” to a hot air balloon cake pop. Suggestions? I thought of rolling out modeling chocolate since that’s what the basket is made out of but they are really small and rolling out that many (4 per) that small would be...

514 views, 0 by chezzascakes

Modelling an elderly couple

Hi my name is chezza and I’m in Perth and I’m asking for your help. I’m creating a diamond wedding anniv cake and i want to make the special couple sitting on a garden bench smiling and holding hands. I’m struggling with the facial features and...

409 views, 1 by Roo's Little Cake Parlour

Roo's Little Cake Parlour

Real flowers on a cake

Hi all. A customer has asked for a naked cake with a teapot on top and real flowers cascading down to a teacup on the board. I am trying to figure out how to achieve the effect with real flowers, ie how to wire them, prepare them to stop them...