Cakes & Cake Decorating Forum

248 views, 0 by Cakernewbie

Advice about buttercream

Hi! I’m making my son’s wedding cake, which will be held in July and am looking for advice on which buttercream holds up better in warm, humid weather and if that buttercream can be used under fondant? Thank you!

200 views, 0 by RoseA

Hi everyone

Hi everyone my name is Rose. I would like some help i’m baking a carrot cake in a 14ins tin, but the recipe i have calls for a 10ins tin. Anyone knows how i go about it please? Thanks

211 views, 0 by Customice

Cake decorator designer

Hi there just want to say what a fantastic sight I have stumbled upon , so great to see so many keen cake makers and such talent . Iv been in business 5 years and just wanted to share a little of what I do ! I make cake toppers and decorations ,...

410 views, 0 by Designer Cakes by Anna Garcia

Designer Cakes by Anna Garcia

Advice about sugar flower arrangements

Hello everyone I am seeking advice on either blogs or books youtube videos that really touch on the proper way to do serious flower arrangements. How to insert flowers properly. I want to do a full arrangement think Sylvia Wienstock for a cake...

689 views, 22 by Rebekah Naomi Cake Design

Rebekah Naomi Cake Design

AVANT-GARDE CAKES + HUGE PRIZE GIVEAWAY

Hi Everyone, I had the insane pleasure of working with a bunch of nutter butters on a brilliant collaboration that explores avant-garde fashion, art and architecture. please feel free to head on over, visit our page and see these crazy awesome...

281 views, 0 by Sweetcakes

Sweetcakes

I need a cake designer

Hello friends, I am from moroco nd i have a cake shop Sweetcakes Bakery in tangier , here in morocco it not easy to find a good cake designer to work with , i am so far the only one who decorate cakes now i feel like i cant do that any longer...

549 views, 0 by Cakernewbie

Help please! Petals twirling on the wires.

Thank you to everyone who responded to my last question about my problem with the wires poking through my gumpaste flower petals. While I have tried suggestions of twiddling some gumpaste on the end of the wire before veining to rolling the...

205 views, 0 by Harry95

Cake Location

Hi I just wanted to know if there are any cake makers on here in the essex area??

313 views, 0 by MadSiss Productions

My Wife's technique for creating a smooth chocolate coating for cake pops and truffles

Hi everyone, I have finally talked my wife into getting involved into my hobby/passion of videography. I convinced her to shoot a short video on her technique of creating a smooth chocolate coating for her cake pops and truffles. We had a...

206 views, 0 by Cake Topperz

Cake Topperz

Hi 😀

Hello everyone, I am Tasnuta from Aberdeen, UK. I’m really very happy to join here. I discover myself only few years before in cake world, sugar crafting. Before that I used to make as its my hobby or passion. I hope I can give you some good work...

475 views, 1 by Karen Flude

Karen Flude

Advice please - where best to learn Hand modelling in chocolate

Hi cake friends. I’m feeling ready to learn a new skill and would love to learn how to model chocolate so I can offer another dimension to my cake decorating skills. (And who doesn’t like chocolate??!!) Do you have any advice on where best to...

194 views, 0 by Tiny_Chef

Quick cake questionnaire

Hello my name is Tia, i am a year 12 student and i am doing a research task on cake decorating. it would be great if you could answer this very quick questionnaire in the comments below. Thank you so much in advance :) - What sort of questions...

402 views, 1 by Angel Rushing

Angel Rushing

Setting up a big outdoor summer wedding cake

I know it’s still winter but I was contacted about making a 6 tier wedding cake this summer and the reception will be outside. Im worried about the cake getting too hot or melting. Is there anyway to rig a huge box around it with ice or...

331 views, 0 by Angel Rushing

Angel Rushing

Covering a cake competely with sugar sheet

I have been given this picture by a bride..It looks to me like this is a camo printed sugar sheet. If it is, how do I cover the cake with it…I’ve only used them on the sides or top but never the whole cake. I don’t see any seams on the edge of...

433 views, 1 by curiAUSSIEty custom cakes

curiAUSSIEty custom cakes

Is anyone else having trouble sharing CD posts to FB business page?

I usually try to share one or 2 times a day to my FB business page a few of the cakes that get posted here on CD. But the last 2 weeks or so it will not allow me to post to my business page directly anymore, just my personal page. If anyone else...

422 views, 3 by Hemu basu

Hemu basu

I need your support!

I’m one of the finalist in pretty witty cake competition!! Please friends I need your support to win me this competition ( public voting) Please please vote for me !! Thank you so much 😘 You can vote for me in these two given links !...

453 views, 0 by Meema cakes

Cake topper question: put them on a base together or keeping them separated?

I made bride and groom cake toppers and I have them separated, not together on a base. The bride stands sturdy because of her skirt, and the groom stands sturdy because of a dowel. I’d like to hear the pros and cons of putting them on a base...

262 views, 0 by Kendra's Country Bakery

Kendra's Country Bakery

Holding a Cake Decorating Class

We have recently been asked to hold a cake decorating class, however we have never done one and we are unsure how to charge for something like this. If any of you fantastic cake makers have any information on how you charge for something like...

387 views, 0 by Missybloop

Would 10in and 9in hearts look good? Please help

I’m trying to make a 2 teir heart cake for my sister in laws birthday. But all I could get ahold of is a 10in pan and a 9 in pan. Will that look fine or should I search for a 6 in one?

367 views, 0 by CaroK

Making hops with sugarpaste

I’m designing my daughter’s wedding cake, and as part of the decoration, she’d like hops (her fiance is seriously into brewing). I’ve found hop leaf veiners, but not sure if making the hops themselves out of sugarpaste will be possible. Any...