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453 views, 0 by Cakeicer (Shirley)

Cakeicer (Shirley)

Cake Lace Or Sugar Lace?

I just received my order of cake lace that I want to use for a wedding cake next month. Having never used it I have a few questions to those who are familiar with this product. I know it dries flexible, but is it hard to the bite like royal...

2,755 views, 17 by curiAUSSIEty custom cakes

curiAUSSIEty custom cakes

Cakesdecor Gazette Issue 5.01 / January 2016

I hope everyone had a wonderful Christmas and New year and are hitting this new year full steam ahead. This month in the gazette we cover some of the amazing collabs that came out last month along with a wonderful interview with the amazingly...

209 views, 1 by Tortengwand by Dijana

Tortengwand by Dijana

Can we "learn" a Talent..?

Hi everyone, I am looking everyday at so many beautiful pieces here, stunning pieces. Sometimes my brain can even not accept that “that is a CAKE”!!! I mean, how did THAT come in your head, and the way that you brought your idea into...

190 views, 0 by Nina

Nina

Teapot cascade flowers

Hi everyone, I’m after some advice, help with a cake, I need to make next year a teapot to sit onto of a cake that has a small thin cascade of flowers going from the spout of teapot right down to the saucer. Not attached to the cake in any way,...

345 views, 0 by Sweet Confections by Karen

Sweet Confections by Karen

HELP!! Edible gold glitter

Hi all, I need some help. I have a client who want a all out glitter cake. ( like the one in the picture below) I am so confused. What kind of edible glitter do I need to achieve this look? I read that the disco glitter is not safe to eat. I...

3,210 views, 2 by nehabakes

Gold drip on cake

Hi, Does anyone have any idea as to how to create these beautiful gold drip, as shown in picture? A close up did reveal that the drip is actually painted on with gold. Was wondering which color can do the job? Would love your inputs, Thanks.

272 views, 1 by Kelly Stevens

Kelly Stevens

Lego Batman's cape

I have been asked to do a Lego Batman cake, which after having made a Lego Hulk last Feb, I know I can do it without too much difficulty (hope I didn’t just jinx myself….) My only concern is with his cape & what I should make it out of so...

295 views, 0 by chlo26

chlo26

Can anyone help on how to achieve this art deco effect with icing?

I have looked for a cutter and through lots of sites to try and find a tutorial, but I have not found anything. Can anyone give me any advice on how to do this? Many thanks in advance….

164 views, 0 by Sandyb

Fudge Cake recipie

Hi Guys Just wondering if anyone has a 12" round fudge cake recipie (not chocolate) suitable for a wedding cake please.

417 views, 6 by Carol

Carol

Merry Christmas to you lovely Cakey peeps

I’ve just popped on to wish all you lovely peeps a very Merry Christmas. sorry I’ve missed all your cakes etc I’ve been so busy with one thing and another but I really wanted to wish you all well for Christmas and the new year. I look forward to...

335 views, 0 by Angel

Angel

Cosmos Flowers...?

My youngest sister is getting married in February, and we are all really excited about it ‘coz it’s been a looong time coming! :D They are doing everything themselves, at home, and I am going to do a cake for them as a wedding gift. My sister...

251 views, 0 by kmac

Can I put my fondant deorated cake in the refrigerator

I need clarification please. I changed the designed of a birthday cake, instead of 2 tiers, it’s just one cake. I have to carry it to my job and store it in the refrigerator until the person collects it that day. So, could the cake be stored in...

189 views, 0 by Veronica

MMF + Gumpaste

Hello everyone, I wanted to know to mix the gum paste fondant marshmallows?

230 views, 0 by maureengr

Fire Engine Truck

Would anyone have a tutorial on how to make a fire engine truck with the templates included?

190 views, 0 by Fun Fiesta Cakes

Fun Fiesta Cakes

Strawberry Cake Recipe

Hi, Does anyone have a great tasting strawberry cake recipe they’d like to share? I have one that I’ve used in the past, but since I’m allergic to strawberries I can’t taste it :( and so I don’t know just how good it is. If you can send me a...

357 views, 0 by Kelly Stevens

Kelly Stevens

How long can a fondant covered cake be kept?

I made a cake for an auction that is vanilla bean cake with chocolate buttercream, covered in chocolate ganache & then fondant. The cake was baked Thurs night, decorated Fri & delivered on Sat. The lady who won it contacted me today...

242 views, 0 by Cerobs

Need help!!!!

Question why do my frosting appear to weigh down when I also add a top tier. Please help what am I doing wrong ?

581 views, 6 by Eva Salazar

Eva Salazar

Christmas Cake Contest 2015!!

CALLING ALL CAKE MAKERS!! I am so happy to announce you that today officially starts the Christmas Cake Contest 2015!!! It’s a Worldwide Contest so everyone can participate. There are lots of prizes and the most important thing is that we are...

269 views, 0 by Kasey Clarke

Kasey Clarke

Quick Survey. Cakers i need your insight asap please

Hiya I would dearly love it if you would please help me with some research I am doing. It will take just a few moments. I’m a cake decorator myself and I’m doing a quick survey for a project I am working on, your input would be anonymous and a...