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1,201 views, 0 by SugarMagicCakes (Christine)

SugarMagicCakes (Christine)

buying a turntable

Im about to buy my first turntable and was hoping for some advice on which way to go. Tilting or non-tilting? I was thinking a tilting one would be best, especially when trying to pipe on the sides of a cake. I have this one in mind, can I ask...

1,212 views, 0 by cleo

Father Christmas

Hello guys. Anyone with tutorial for a father Christmas please. I will appreciate your help.

1,172 views, 0 by Joanne Wieneke

Joanne Wieneke

Has anyone tried making GlutenFree-SugarFree Cakes???

Would love to know some tips, advices, tricks and recipes for GlutenFree-SugarFree cakes. I have tried doing 3 types of recipes but none were successful. Would love to know and be educated by the science behind a gluten free-sugar free cake…...

1,905 views, 0 by Galina


Cake disaster!!!!!

Have you ever had your cake colapse or any other disaster, after it was done and/or delivered? I had to make a babyshower cake and it went wrong on sooo many levels. Top tier got lapsided because of the waight of the Stork and craidle on top...

1,641 views, 0 by Weav

Want to make/buy a neon (UV) cake for my Daughter's 12th Birthday

Hello, my name is Lisa. My daughter is having her 12th Birthday Party in December 2013. The theme is UV (Ultra Violet!), and I thought it would be a nice surprise if I could get her a neon (UV) cake made!! AS I am not a cake baker/maker,...

1,559 views, 2 by Babes


Help with my cupcakes

Could any one help me please I have have just made a batch of cupcakes but my problem is the cupcake cases keep coming away from the cupcakes which makes it very difficult for me to decorate them with flooding cing. I have tried different cup...

2,641 views, 0 by zahn

Nurse themed cake tutorial?

hi I am new here and am looking for a tutorial on making a nurse themed cake. I need a hat and anyting else a nurse would use tp make in fondant to plase on the cake. Is there anyone who could assist me with this. thanks much.

796 views, 0 by liannn7

I got a question.

Hi. I came across one video on YouTube and I am wondering what kind of paper can be used with the chocolate like that. I think it will be a great idea for a gift for my friends. Thank you.

1,124 views, 0 by ElisabethLee

Hair for modeling chocolate figures

I recently made two modeling chocolate figures, an elf man and a little fairy girl. I really like how their faces turned out, usually my fondant figures are small and round and cartoony, but this was my first time using modeling chocolate and...

794 views, 0 by Cakecakeandmorecake

Dry maderia

Hello, I’m struggling to find the right cake recipe that I’m 100% happy with. Does anybody have any tips on achieving a moist maderia cake? Mine all come out dry unless it’s been left covered in fondant for a few days. Also I know maderia cake...

1,295 views, 0 by SugarMagicCakes (Christine)

SugarMagicCakes (Christine)

cake idea anybody?

Hi guys, im making a cake for a friend for the beginning of december. I cant decide what to make her. She is 23 years old and is into fashion, glamour but also sports. She is training to become a PE teacher. As the cake is just for her she will...

999 views, 0 by Ansa



What kind of box do you use if you have a cake that is taller than 5" or has some decorations on top that make the cake about 7 or 8" tall? Ansa

1,360 views, 0 by Raewyn Read Cake Design

Raewyn Read Cake Design

Gorgeous Jules Featured in Cake Masters Magazine!!

Gorgeous Jules, AKA Juliette Goldsmith, owner of Marzipan Moon and Sugar Dust Stars has been featured in this months Cake Masters Magazine! Fabulous Rosie of Cake Masters has done a wonderful interview with our sweet Jules to find out some...

873 views, 0 by Mardie Makes Cakes

Mardie Makes Cakes

Such a thing as Chocolate Fruit Cake?? Anyone?

Hello everyone! I am wanting to put a spin on the traditional Christmas cake this year… Just for the family… Something rich and chocolatey and fruit n nutty… With alcohol even… Non nom nom… Does such a cake exist ya think? and if so does anyone...

800 views, 0 by Galina


Thinking of epanding, need advise

Hi all I started making cakes a few months ago, while in the begining it was just a hobby, cakes for friends and family, now i began getting orders from other peole, friends of friends, co workers.. For those of you who work out of their...

983 views, 0 by Fun Fiesta Cakes

Fun Fiesta Cakes

Nu-Wrap Fondant

Hi, if anyone has used Nu-Wrap rolled fondant in the past, I would appreciate getting your feedback. Caljava has a sale on their 10 lb. bucket and I was considering purchasing it. I definitely don’t like Satin Ice, so I was wondering if...

3,293 views, 0 by Fun Fiesta Cakes

Fun Fiesta Cakes

Tres leches wedding cake

I have been asked to make a tres leches cake for a wedding. The bride wants a 3 tier cake – however I’m afraid that a tres leches cake is too moist and soft for stacking and covering with fondant. I could cover it with buttercream but the...

1,127 views, 0 by Shannon


Just wanted to introduce myself!

Hello all…I have joined this site hoping to find friendly folks who share the same passion as mine…Making beautiful cakes. I am pretty new in the business but I am aggressive when it comes to learning. I just retired from the Navy on Sep 29th and...

651 views, 0 by DLewisARFM

Gingerbread FIREhouse Contest and Expo - Aurora, IL

Grab your sugar, grab your spice – and run, run, fast as you can! The Aurora Regional Fire Museum (Aurora, IL) is pleased to host the 5th annual gingerbread FIREhouse contest, exhibition, and charity raffle for the holidays. All...

902 views, 0 by Prima Cakes Plus

Prima Cakes Plus

Question on how to make a ballet tutu

So I am thinking about my next competition cake and I was thinking of making a ballet tutu cake and I am not sure what to use to make the skirt look like tulle. Does anyone have any ideas??? I am so addicted to competitions now….LOL