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how to make a balloon look like it's floating

I have to make a bear holding a bunch of balloons. So far I’m planning to use a heavy gauge wire with sugarpaste (with tylo) balloons with the wire connecting the balloons and going through the bear’s arm into his body. I’m not confident that...

671 views, 0 by Oh Crumbs

Oh Crumbs

Wedding cake collection by customer ????

Hi, I wonder if you guys can help me out, I am relatively new to the world of wedding cakes and so far my customers have chosen the option of having the cake setup and delivered to the venue by myself however I have a customer who has chosen to...

670 views, 0 by ecakes

First Time 3 Tier Wedding Cake - Help!!

Hi, I have a wedding cake (as attached) to fo for August, three tiers rather than four. And an Indian bride and groom topper rather than flowers. Venue is a 2.5 hour drive away Can you lovely people give me any helpful tips This is what I...

378 views, 0 by Daniela


Hello from Germany, I am new

Thank you for the kind reception. I am very happy to be a part of this wonderful community. I love to see all your wonderful cakes, and to share my creations.

775 views, 0 by Ellie1985


Ugh!! Spelled birthday wrong on cake! Please tell me that you have done this too!

So I made a Chinnock Helicopter cake for my grandson’s birthday! It all went well! Easier then I thought it would be! Have the party! Come home and post a photo of my grandson with his cake on my Facebook page and then I notice I spelled...

335 views, 0 by ambassadorofcake

Surprise inside help needed!

Hello! I am a lover of novelty cakes and would like to have a go at doing some cakes that you cut open and there is a ‘surprise’ inside. I am really keen to do this one. Does anyone know how I would go about it?

1,235 views, 1 by Melanie Mangrum

Melanie Mangrum

People stealing my work!

In the last 4 weeks, I’ve been notified 3 times that 3 different people have taken my photos of my cakes and are posting them and claiming they are their work. I admit, I used to never watermark my photos, but what makes someone do this? I...

1,477 views, 13 by curiAUSSIEty custom cakes

curiAUSSIEty custom cakes

Cakesdecor Gazette: Issue 4.07 / July 2015

This is a great gazette for anyone wanting to take their cakes to a new level and start competing. A few helpful hints and lots of encouragement. Check out the fabulous interview with the ever so gorgeous Melanie Byrne of the enchanting merchant...

501 views, 0 by Sweetlilly

Milk Chocolate Ganache

Please can someone help me, I cant find the answer anywhere. When making milk choc ganache is it the amount of cocoa solids (%) or milk solids that determines the amount of cream I use? I noramally use 3:1 with white choc and 2:1 with dark choc...

620 views, 4 by Costa Cupcake Company

Costa Cupcake Company

Hiya Newbie here !

Hi I’m Tracey-ann from Hadleigh in Essex I’m self taught and started my business this year ! Looking to find cakey bakey friends who feel my pain at 1am when I’m still up and awake baking to get perfection ! I just did my first wedding fayre on...

484 views, 3 by Pamela Jane

Pamela Jane

Thank you!

I am so honored to have my cake chosen for Fan’s Choice! Thank you so much! I am so grateful!

507 views, 2 by Shell at Spotty Cake Tin

Shell at Spotty Cake Tin


Hey everyone Sorry for the prolonged absence … Not been feeling myself and had lots of hospital appointments. Anyway .. come back to loads of notifications .. Will enjoy looking at your work with a nice coffee xxx

588 views, 1 by AnitaRuiz



Hello everyone, I’m Anita Ruiz from Mexico. I’m kind off a newbie on cake decorating. I’d really want to learn from all of you. Hola a todos, soy Anita Ruiz y soy de México. Soy más bien una novata en el tema de decoración de pasteles y me...

562 views, 0 by Antlynda

Hi I'm new here!

Hi! I accidentally found this site and I’m sure I’m going to love it! And learn so much! I am a hobby baker and started making cupcakes until a couple of months ago when I attempted a couple of big cakes. There are so many cakes I want to...

442 views, 0 by Mummy19

Hi All

Hi looks a lovely site and so meany lovely Cakes well done to u all xx

601 views, 1 by Jacqui's Cupcakes & Cakes

Jacqui's Cupcakes & Cakes

New to site

Hi all i am new to this site and would just like to share some of my cakes with you all

495 views, 0 by Broadie Bakes

Broadie Bakes

Hi .... I'm new :)

Hi everybody …. my name is Paula and I am new to this website. I’ve been running my home baking business, Broadie Bakes, for nearly three years now and I’m so pleased to have come across this website :) There are so many different cakes to...

2,791 views, 15 by Michal Bulla

Michal Bulla

200, 000 Cakes Milestone Reached! And the winner is ...

Woohoo, after 4 years of celebrating first 1, 000 cakes, we just reached the 200, 000 cakes milestone today. What an amazing source of inspiration we created together! There were 191 guesses posted and the winner is Ponona Cakes – Elena...

478 views, 0 by flavilicious

cake 3d cake structures

hi cakers,does anyone knows if there is an especific site,tutorial on how to work build up all this 3d cakes?like what tyoe of screw,pipes nor pipes?stainlesss?or not…how to bend it to whatever side?,,,iam so so so dying to learn hoe to do it,...

371 views, 0 by Indulgence



Hi there! :) I’m new to the world of cake decorating. I’m a hobby baker and bake for my family and a few select friends. Where I live there are no classes, so I’ve been following some of you and YouTube tutorials…trying to learn as much as I...