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870 views, 0 by Beverly Brown

Best recipes to use for large tiers.

I will be doing a wedding cake which will have an 18" base. I have an 18" 1/2 round pan but am concerned about using a proper recipe for such a large cake. Any suggestions as to what will bake properly/hold up to fondant and still taste good?

1,142 views, 3 by SweetKOKEKO by Arantxa

SweetKOKEKO by Arantxa

Paints for airbrushing modelling chocolate

Hello!! I want to make a cake and cover it with white modelling chocolate. I also want to use my airbrush on the cake and I know the paintings need to be oil based. So the question is has anybody airbrushed white chocolate modelling? With wich...

2,245 views, 2 by Nemmie

3D Minnie Mouse cake Help

I am wondering if anyone could help me find a tutorial on a 3D Minnie Mouse cake. I have never done the armature so would likely have to start with that. Thank you

482 views, 0 by Elaine

Elaine

Newbie

Hi. I am a new cakes decor member. I’m just about to start selling my cakes from home. I’m very nervous and new to all this so I’m hoping to get some tips from all you lovely cakey people 😊 x

1,333 views, 0 by Sweetlilly

Devils Food Cake vs Choc Fudge Cake

What generally is the difference in devils food cake and chocolate fudge cake please? Is one stronger flavour or denser than the other? Which would be better for stacking/tiered cake. Thank you in advance

453 views, 0 by BBB

BBB

New here

Hello Cake Makers! I’m just introducing myself as I am new to this site. I’ve been in the cake business for more than 4 years but I’ve just quietly making desserts for family and friends during that time. I thought it was time to branch out a...

792 views, 1 by Julia Hardy

Julia Hardy

Red gumpaste - a sticky situation......

What I need is for someone lovely to put my mind at rest about my gumpaste. I needed to make a Spiderman model yesterday (which, by the way I had been dreading) and I had to use quite a lot of colour paste to get it a nice shade of red. It...

603 views, 0 by Roo's Little Cake Parlour

Roo's Little Cake Parlour

Cake Camp

Are any of you lovely people going to Cake Camp UK next weekend? I am hoping to improve my modelling skills, my favourite thing to create, along with flowers. Would be great to meet up with any of you going along.

2,380 views, 0 by Shell at Spotty Cake Tin

Shell at Spotty Cake Tin

snow globe cakes

Hi everyone I just adore snow globe cakes and really want to try one for my niece who will be two next month. I’m UK based .. but was wondering … How do you fabulous cakers do the glass effect globes .. do you make them … Or is there a non...

1,272 views, 0 by Fun Fiesta Cakes

Fun Fiesta Cakes

Florida Gator Groom's Cake

Hi, bakers, I have been asked to do a Florida Gator Cake for a groom – they want it for 100 people, which would make this a very large alligator. I can figure out the body, but I need for this alligator to have his mouth open like the picture....

458 views, 0 by tortinin

Tractor Cake Help

Hello! Need an idea. :) I need to make cake with tractor for friend’s son. Not in the shape of tractor…maybe with little tractor on the top, or around cake. Any pictures? tnx, ines

414 views, 0 by maureenhalexand

My First Day...

Hi, I am Maureenh Alexander, I am new to this forum,cake baking was my hobby and passion and make first cake when i was 9 years little girl, the cake was madw very bad, burned, but my dad eat the cake and he gifted me.But Now my carrier is baking...

376 views, 0 by Bmycake1

Bmycake1

hi, it's me

Hi Cakers, my name is Medy and am happy to find this site. There are lots of clever cakers here with their creation, as well as good place to share information on how to’s cake. I am still new here so there will be lots of thing to learn how to...

464 views, 0 by Valentina Soldano

Valentina Soldano

Here I am...

Hi everyone, my name is Valentina and I am a brand new CakesDecor member…I am a food scientist with a huge passion for decoration…so when I first met the wonderful cake design world during ah exhibition, I immediately fell in love with it! In...

445 views, 0 by Easy Party's

Easy Party's

Hello from Qatar

Hi All… I been following this page for a while and I just decided to join so I can share some of my work here too. I started making cakes just randomly. I got a small event organizing company and many customer request for cakes and cupcakes,...

416 views, 0 by Dinki Cupcakes

Dinki Cupcakes

Hi

Hi everyone, I’m new to Cakesdecor and just wanted to introduce myself. I’m Donna and a hobby baker, decorating cakes and cupcakes for friends and family as a stress relief from the busy day job. There are some amazing cakes and artistry on...

478 views, 0 by The Little Cake Company

The Little Cake Company

more buttercream questions...

so ive got a buttercream recipe that calls for meringue powder. does anyone know how long it lasts in the fridge? Ive got a batch I made last Thursday, can I use it for a cake for Saturday or should I make a new batch? (just over a week old!)...

774 views, 1 by Jennifer

Jennifer

Facebook limiting reach?

Ok….So my work used to reach lots of people…now like 300 hundred see my post…whats going on? People just not liking my work anymore:( Must I now pay to boost my post? I get about 90% of my work via facebook and depend heavily on my work to...

665 views, 0 by Dr Archana Diwan

Dr Archana Diwan

My introduction.

A big hello at all the awesome cake decorators here on cakes decor. My name is Dr Archana Diwan. I am a dentist . I live in Bangalore India. I started baking as a hobby a few years back . As I kept progressing I felt the need to decorate my...

519 views, 0 by CharlotteHargroveCakes

Hi everyone!!

Hi there everyone, I’m Charlotte and new to cakes decor x I saw a few pages in fb using it so thought I’d pop over and see what it’s all about! Take care x