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1,549 views, 0 by Michal Bulla

Michal Bulla

CakesDecor Welcome Contest - 4th week winner

We are in the middle of our CakesDecor Welcome Contest and it’s time to select the 4th week random winner. We’re still growing and now we have 476 cake decorators to choose from. I’m looking forward to reach the milestone 500 members. The 4th...

2,363 views, 0 by Sandy

Sandy

LEGOS

Hello all my cake friends. My baby boy will be turning 8 in December and he LOVES Legos. Can anyone help with ideas for a cake. I am feeling a bit challenged.

1,518 views, 0 by SarahBeth3

SarahBeth3

Freezing Fondant

I had someone ask me this weekend if it were possible to freeze a fondant covered cake, and then when thawed decorate it. I’ve never done something like that and I guess I would be scared to try it. Have any of you done this successfully? If...

1,624 views, 0 by Michal Bulla

Michal Bulla

Daily Top 3 Badge for the way-back-when posted cakes

After launching the Daily Top 15 listing on the home page as well as the badging the Daily Top 3 cakes, we were thinking if it’s fair to those, who posted lots of cakes(some of you posted almost all of your cakes) before. To reward the...

1,137 views, 0 by Sweet Compositions

Sweet Compositions

Policies on desserts by other bakers

I have a bride that is trying to cut costs when it comes to her wedding cake. She has requested a small, 2 tiered wedding cake to be placed at the top of a cupcake tower but want to cut costs by having a family member do the cupcakes for the...

2,202 views, 0 by tortacouture

tortacouture

Ideas

OK, so I hope no one minds, but I thought I’d share some things I think would make this site extra awesome! OK, here goes my list (apologies if it’s long lol) 1. Really not liking the ‘randomness’ factor of the competitions – as cake...

1,154 views, 0 by metria

metria

anyone got leads on Black Friday/Christmas deals?

anyone got leads on Black Friday/Christmas deals for cake decorating toys? i was really hoping the KitchenAid pasta attachments would go on sale, but i didn’t see any evidence of it online.

1,077 views, 0 by Michal Bulla

Michal Bulla

Happy Thanksgiving Day

I would like to wish happy Thanksgiving day to all our members, who celebrate this holiday. I hope everybody will have the opportunity to spend time with friends and family to celebrate the true meaning of the holiday. Enjoy the turkey and...

998 views, 0 by metria

metria

Event: photos from Cake Wrecks Book Tour

Last night I attended the Austin, TX stop for the Cake Wrecks Book Tour, promoting their latest release: Wreck the Halls. It was super fun and funny; I had a great time. My photos are posted here. There were plenty of neat entries for...

1,157 views, 0 by Kiddiekakes

Kiddiekakes

Like to introduce myself....

Hi ….My name is Laurel and I a SAHM to 2 kids…a boy 10 and a girl 8..I have been cake decorating for 10 years now but have been around it for over 25 years.My mom owned a Home Based business doing exclusively wedding cakes but recently retired…I...

1,077 views, 0 by Michal Bulla

Michal Bulla

CakesDecor Welcome Contest - 3rd week winner

Yesterday, I was not able to announce the 3rd week winner of our Welcome Contest, but I hope the winner won’t be mad if I make an announcement today. We’re still growing and now we have 436 cake decorators to choose from. The 3rd week winner...

1,617 views, 0 by metria

metria

how to search forums?

Is there a way to search forums for specific keywords? Do I just not see it? Is there a way to search the forum content for something, not just the tags? If I click on a tag in a previous forum post (e.g. “question”), it says: Cake...

1,019 views, 0 by CalamityCakes

Top 3 Badge

Hi I have received a top 3 badge, but it doesn’t seem to be working. Any ideas? Thanks Clair

1,502 views, 0 by PetiteSweet-Cake Boutique

PetiteSweet-Cake Boutique

Am I doing something wrong?

Could anyone help me, i’m clicking on the follow button but my page is saying following none., i’m a bit confused.

949 views, 0 by Karen

Karen

GLUTEN FREE GINGERBREAD

A moist gluten free gingerbread Makes 12 INGREDIENTS • 1 1/3 cup white rice flour 1/3 cup cornstarch 1 1/4 teaspoons baking soda 1 1/2 teaspoons ginger 3/4 teaspoon cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon xanthan gum 1/2 cup sugar 1/2 cup molasses 1...

1,481 views, 0 by metria

metria

citric acid ... what do I do with this stuff?

I was in my local cake supply store today and noticed a bottle of citric acid. I bought some because I vaguely remembered some craft soap/bath fizzies recipes that I wanted to try called for it. But of course, I didn’t know for bath stuff you...

938 views, 0 by Strawberry Lane Cake Company

Strawberry Lane Cake Company

Members Signatures with website links

Hello everyone. Something I noticed when trying to click on people’s links in their signatures is that website links that don’t have http:// before www. will not link directly and you have to copy and paste the address. I did the same and...

4,898 views, 6 by Becky Pendergraft

Becky Pendergraft

White Chocolate Peppermint Buttercream

Just thought I’d share what was one of my favorite recipes from last Christmas :) I used this frosting recipe with my chocolate espresso cupcakes (look in my cake photos at the Peppermint Mocha Cupcakes). Hope you all enjoy as much as I did! ...

2,253 views, 0 by Michal Bulla

Michal Bulla

Daily Top 15 Cakes list is here

Daily Top Cakes list have been the most requested feature in the recent weeks. Now you can enjoy it on the CakesDecor home page. I decided to show 15 most active cakes in the past 24 hours. This list is refreshed periodically during the...

1,299 views, 0 by metria

metria

new forum for cake competitions, events, TV shows, etc?

I would like to suggest a new specific forum for non-virtual cake related competitions, trade shows, events, classes, TV shows, and other media. Lots of us are “very interested” to “heavily involved” with cake things all around the world!