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743 views, 20 by Delicut Cakes

Delicut Cakes

The making of the bulldog party lover

Hi everybody, I just wanted to share the album of the step by step making of the Bulldog Party lover cake which I uploaded on FB . I hope you like it!! ...

587 views, 2 by Jacqueline


please help my friends to the finals

my friends are competing to get in a tv show named the Cake Games. But to come in thattv programme they need votes it only kosts a click on like no membership nothing to win or loose so please can you click on the link and than on like so that...

470 views, 0 by db_baker

Hello all :) New Member

Hello, I am Deepa from India and I love baking. I don’t have any training or anything though, so just an amateur who bakes just for fun. I mostly make birthday cakes as I love to think of new ways of decorating them. Although I am not a...

673 views, 5 by Ellie1985


Violet's Craftsy Class!

Who else is as giddy as I am for the launch of our dear Violet’s Cakes in Vivid Color Craftsy Class this week?? Violet is as sweet, kind and helpful as she is talented!! Wishing Violet the best of luck with her new adventure but I know she will...

401 views, 0 by coffeewoman

Help on Marvel Quicksilver cake

My nephew wants a Captain America, Quick Silver & Wolverine cake for his 13th Birthday. I plan to have Wolverine’s Claw coming out the top of the cake (similar to the Hulk’s fist I have seen busting out on Avenger cakes) and 1 tier being...

577 views, 0 by Cakesilove


How was this done

Hi folks, Pls help. My best friend wants this cake for her wedding. I want to do it but can someone pls help with step by step instructions. It’ll greaty be appreciated. I realised there’s a lil space under the top tier which enables you to see...

724 views, 0 by Kelly Stevens

Kelly Stevens

What size cakes?

I have just received a request for a two-tiered cake for a 50th wedding anniversary to feed 100 people. She wants white fondant with some flowers on top & is completely open to colors/design. I don’t do a lot of floral cakes but see...

727 views, 1 by Sugarpixy


Wedding cake with gold Accent is from a Site Full of Other Artist Work

I it not right to post cakes that are not yours on CD, and lead members to a gallery filled with the works of others. this gallery has the work of some of our members. This...

334 views, 0 by M_604

Which tip to pipe these ruffles?

Hi! Can anyone tell me how these ruffles are done?  Could it be a wilton 86 tip? I’ve been searching online but the only techniques I can find use a petal tip in  zig zag up and down motion rather than the single sweeping motion in this...

525 views, 0 by SublimeSam

What technique is this!

Hi guys, this is my first post and I am very excited about joining this wonderful community. I have searched extensively in vain trying to figure out what technique is used on this cake. I feel,there might be some rice paper used, but have no...

431 views, 0 by snixsnaxshax

new to decorating

Hello, I have been baking since I have been 16. I am now 45. Just in the last few months I have been trying to open up a home based bakery. Making cupcakes, and cakes for family and friends. I recently took a Wilton class to learn how to make...

633 views, 0 by Ellie1985


HELP!! My grandson has requested a Army Chinnock Helicopter cake!

Hello Cake Friends! My grandson has requested a Army Chinnock helicopter cake for his birthday and I’m kind of nervous about doing this! I have never done a carved cake and would appreciate any suggestions and helpful hints on how to pull this...

1,126 views, 2 by SugarMagicCakes (Christine)

SugarMagicCakes (Christine)

Wired Roses help!

Hi everyone! Ive recently been making some gumpaste roses to go on a 3 tier cake. So, I thought I better do them wired, to be able to push them into the higher tiers. I hooked over the end of some 22 gauge wires, dipped in sugar glue then...

584 views, 1 by Julie Cain

Julie Cain

Is it ok to cover modelling choc with fondant?

I`m in the middle of making a horse cake and I`ve used modelling choc to cover and shape the legs. I had every intention of covering the whole cake with modelling choc but just realised I haven`t made enough! So I`m going to cover with fondant...

686 views, 1 by Sweetlilly

Guitar Cake

Iv been asked for a guitar cake, something similar to this to serve approx 60 people.(NOT MY CAKE) What size tin(s) should I use to carve from and how many layers? I have a 12" 10" and 8" square tins and a 14×10″ and 11×8″ Also what would u...

905 views, 1 by mycakes09

Draping sari

I would really appreciate any advice on how it would be best to assemble a cake like this. Can I stack the cake tiers at the venue, and attach the draped sari? If I make the sari drape with fondant, will it dry while traveling to the venue, and...

850 views, 0 by Princessflange

First wedding cake!

Hello! I’ve been asked to make my first wedding cake for September 2015 and wondered if anyone had any hints/tips they wouldn’t mind sharing. It’s a 3-tier cake – bottom tier fruit and the top two sponges. I’m slightly nervous as its my first...

793 views, 0 by Nina


Modelling advice ☺️

Hi I’m wondering if someone can offer some advice please…. What do you find is the best way to attach heads on your models ? I usually just use a cocktail stick and a bit of royal icing. This time because my model is a little larger I have used...

1,942 views, 0 by Han Dougan

Need help for 3 tiers cakes with stairs,pls ?

Hi, there ~! I have a question …Does anyone know any tutorial how to make stairs for 3 tiers cakes ? I have someone would like to have 3 tiers cakes with stairs from bottom tier to top tier. I’m not sure,,how to make it. ,,I guess i will cut...

688 views, 0 by Ishak

How much ingredients for this cake?

Hello everyone, I am extremely new to the cake business and I have my first order of my own daughters 1st birthday. I am looking to create a 6 tier multi layer rainbow cake for everyone. We have about 45 guest invited to the birthday party. Now...