Cakes & Cake Decorating

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

416 views, 14 0 by Carol

Carol

Catching up

Hi everybody Sorry that I have missed all your lovely creations I have been away on holiday (some lovely time away with hubby just chilling out!) It was just perfect :) I am slowly getting through the pics …..which may take some time with...

342 views, 8 0 by Tammy

Tammy

Any tips for scallop border for piping?

Hello everyone! Just checking to see if anyone has any tips or tricks to get an even scalloped border for piping like the picture. I would love to get these templates: http://www.sugaricing.com/ProductPage.aspx?productID=2200 But can’t...

373 views, 1 0 by kmac

How to Make This Gumpaste Rose?

I would like to learn how to make this gumpaste rose. Can someone guide me to a tutorial? Thanks. https://www.facebook.com/189612957724022/photos/a.212795782072406.58961.189612957724022/611600832191897/?type=3&theater

280 views, 3 0 by islandgirl

Lord of the Rings Cake

Hi I am Marsha and I’m a cake novice, I’ve mostly done cakes with flowers, but I’m doing a cake as a Gift for my Pastor’s son wedding. He wanted Lord Of The Rings Theme so I looked it up and came across this pic but I don’t have a clue as to how...

395 views, 15 1 by Ellie @ Ellie's Elegant Cakery

Ellie @ Ellie's Elegant Cakery

Edible gems

Hello cakey friends, I am hoping someone can please give me some advice concerning edible gems. I have a wedding cake coming up and I know the gel gems are not recommended as they dull and melt into the icing. The only thing I can think to do...

481 views, 32 6 by Sugargourmande Lou

Sugargourmande Lou

Aww I've missed you !!

Hi everyone ! Sooo, it would seem I got a little lost in the wilderness for a couple of months while out hunting for my cake mojo (darn thing did a runner and hid under some rock somewhere !!) and so I’ve missed admiring, faving and commenting...

221 views, 0 0 by FireFamily

Fire Dept themed grooms cake

I am looking for someone that can do a fire dept themed grooms cheesecake for May wedding near Jacksonville, Al.

338 views, 6 2 by fridaybaker

Need help on technique for adding finishing crumbs to side of cake

I am new to cake decorating and have a cake that, traditionally, has a finish of fine crumbs (I’ve been using a combination of graham crackers and arrowroot biscuits) on the top and sides. I’ve seen these in bakeries where the crumb finish is...

342 views, 8 2 by Maria

Maria

From tutorial to cake

Hello lovely cake friends, this was my first tutorial and today I finished the cake :) More pics on my site www.facebook.com/cakesmadewithpassion Maria <3

259 views, 0 0 by TheCake by Mildred

TheCake by Mildred

Baking in dry weather

Hi cake people!!! I’m used to bake in a very humid weather but now I am in Charlotte North Carolina and with this dry weather the cakes are dry too. Any Advice? I use the Cake Swan Box recipe

343 views, 6 0 by The Fairy Cake Mother

The Fairy Cake Mother

Tasters......To charge on not to charge...!

Hi everyone, I have a lovely couple who have booked (and paid a deposit) for their wedding cake later this year. I always provide Vanilla and Chocolate cake samples free of charge at the consultation and hand them to the customer as they are...

297 views, 3 0 by Woody's Wonderful World Of Bakes!

Woody's Wonderful World Of Bakes!

How do you get a glass look on a wine bottle cake?

I am entering a cake at The Big Cake Show this year, and am going to make a wine bottle but how do you get the right colour and glass look, onto the fondant? Thanks!

217 views, 3 0 by Jamisa

Faberge egg

Does anyone have a tutorial for an edible faberge egg with the lid open to reveal a surprise inside. The lid will stay open and doesn’t need to move. Thanks in advance for help.

277 views, 3 0 by Ashley's Bakery

Ashley's Bakery

My Cakes,etc.

This is just some of my cakes etc. I’m still learning everyday. Thanks for taking time to look at my work! :-) http://cakesdecor.com/ashleysbakery/cakes

171 views, 0 0 by lasweetiecakes

lasweetiecakes

Superbowl 2015

I’m a Seahawks fan so needless to say I’m still recovering from their senseless loss :( BUT at least I got to make another pretty cool cake for my boyfriend office

270 views, 10 0 by LilianaVBakery

LilianaVBakery

Spiderman Figure

I’m making a spiderman theme and the costumer wants a figure on top.. my question is, can I use craft wire to form the body since the figure has a unique pose? I was thinking on using modeling chocolate.. need help pls.. Thanks

306 views, 7 0 by Sweet Dreams by Heba Elalfy

Sweet Dreams by Heba Elalfy

Covering an egg with fondant?

Hi there :) I have a friend who is wanting to cover an egg shaped cake about 10" long in fondant, it’s not a big cake. Standing upright not laying down. How does she go about that without all the wrinkles and tears etc etc? If you have any...

225 views, 0 0 by Veronica

Gravity Cakes

Hello, I would like to know how the internal structures (skeletons) of the sculpted cakes, pastries as gravity, or dresses are made. If someone can show me I would appreciate so I put in practice

361 views, 14 3 by Ellie @ Ellie's Elegant Cakery

Ellie @ Ellie's Elegant Cakery

The Fave button

I really enjoy seeing all the beautiful cakes on CD and I often comment on a cake that particularly appeals to me. However I have not ever really used the fave button. I did not really think it particularly relevant, now I realise why it is...

435 views, 12 0 by Style me Sweet CAKES

Style me Sweet CAKES

Cake dummies size

Hi I would like to get some help here if posible :))) A few months ago I started drawing some cake designs and ever since was dieing to go ahead and try them out at the same time try new techniques so went ahead and bought cake dummies...