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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...

704 views, 15 by Blossom Dream Cakes - Angela Morris

Blossom Dream Cakes - Angela Morris

Wow! CDOW Thank You xx

Again, WOW!! I can’t quite believe it, thank you so much for making me CDOW! It’s a real honour for me and I’m feeling beyond chuffed and humbled to be chosen from among so many exceptional decorators on this site :D. It may not seem like it...

527 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...

433 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...

377 views, 0 by Yvonne Janowski

Yvonne Janowski

Greetings from Austin!

Hi! First of all let me just say WOW!, to all the talented cake artists on here. I am absolutely in awe of all the beautiful creations on here. My name is Yvonne and I am a professional baker and pastry maker. I have just recently, discovered...

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...

572 views, 0 by Lori Mahoney

Lori Mahoney

So inspired!

Hello! I love this site its a wonderful place to view all the beautiful cake art! I’m just a home baker trying to improve with each and every cake. I dont know what I would do without all the great tutorials. Look forward to seeing more of all...

604 views, 4 by Carol


My own little bubble

Hi lovely cakey peeps – sorry I’ve been abscent for a few weeks, I’ve been in my own little bubble with one thing and another. I’ve not been able to keep up with everything (for personal reasons) and the cakes are keeping me very busy too. I...

602 views, 1 by Julie Cain

Julie Cain

Looking for ideas and advice for fundraising

I`ll be helping to raise some money over the summer for one of my sons friends. They were best friends through nursery and primary school and even though they go to different schools now, they remain close friends. My son`s friend also happens to...

565 views, 0 by Clare's Cakes - Leicester

Clare's Cakes - Leicester

Help needed......

Hi all, Hope your all well :) my name is Clare and have been a member of Cakesdecor for some time now and love looking at all of your work :) I need you help….. my cake has got to the top 5 of a cake competition for doric cake crafts and they...

526 views, 0 by Reemkq

i'm looking for square cutter for small pieces

Hi, I am looking for square cutter for dates. You can see the picture that I attached for the exact size that I am looking for. Any help! This is a date not a cake

548 views, 1 by Ollies Cakes

Ollies Cakes


Hello everyone, my name is Leanne and I have been running my own cake business (Ollies cakes and cookies) for the last 2 1/2 years – prior to this I served in the Royal Navy for 17yrs as a chef. I have built my business around my home life, like...

416 views, 0 by Javier Castander (ModelArte)

Javier Castander (ModelArte)


Hi everyone, my name is Javier, from Spain. I join this web to share some of my jobs with you, and also to see another fantastic cakes. There are amazing cakes!!!!! Thanks.

1,127 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...

360 views, 0 by salma



Hi iam ahobby baker i began making cakes 2years ago

587 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...

620 views, 2 by Tynka


Sorry I have been off ...

Hi my friends .. I’m so sorry I haven’t been active for last few weeks.. I have been busy with my cakes and also with preparing our home refurbishment..(still in progress, hopefully we’ll finish it till the end of summer) It’s really time...

770 views, 2 by Rebecca Jane Sugar Art

Rebecca Jane Sugar Art

Hi Cakey Cakers!

So I’ve been on CD for a little while but haven’t so far made much effort to be part of the community, so thought I’d start to change that by introducing myself! I’m Beks, from Christchurch, New Zealand. I’m a wife and mum to two...

340 views, 0 by NYCmom

Hi, NYC mom seeking a creative cake :)

Hi- I’m hoping this is okay to post here – Hi, I’m a mom of 4 children in NY and planning a sweet 16 – would love to know if there are any home-biz moms that create/sell cakes locally and if so, how I would go about finding them here? Thanks so...