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358 views, 1 by George's Bakes

George's Bakes

Red velvet recipe uk

Hi all, I am hoping someone can come to my rescue. I am looking for a really good red velvet cake recipe for a square cake and cupcakes! I have tried a few online recipes that have either not been red enough (despite adding so much gel...

45,827 views, 0 by Chrissy

Chrissy

Attaching ribbon to fondant?

Hey all, I am nt sure how to attach ribbon, real ribbon, to a fondant covered cake? Also, which type of ribbon to use? And can you attach it to buttercream, not just fondant? Also how would attach ribbon in three places on one tier, for example a...

1,833 views, 0 by Thesugarboxcakeco

Thesugarboxcakeco

Hi

My name is Heather, I fell in love with cake decorating like many of us, by making my kids and family Birthday cakes. I soon started making cakes just so that I could decorate them ! (A few pounds heavier, I discovered dummies to practice on)! I...

1,691 views, 0 by usmdesigner

Converting a recipe (downsizing it) for modeling chocolate?

I found a recipe that takes 1 lb of chocolate and add 1/3 corn syrup to it. If I want to only do 4 oz instead of 16, what would be the conversion down to that for the corn syrup? Is there a site anyone uses to get calculations like that? I’ve...

847 views, 0 by Dragana Zrnzević

Dragana Zrnzević

2,247 views, 0 by Laura

Laura

Sugar sheet movie strips with images?

Hello everyone. I am getting ready to try my hands at a movie reel cake with images. Can someone tell me please how to get the images from the computer into the blank movie strips. I would like to scan them in and adjust size if possible. Only...

2,053 views, 0 by Magda Martins - Doce Art

Magda Martins - Doce Art

Adult cakes

Hi everyone. I would like to know if i can post adult cakes here. Thank you :D

2,300 views, 0 by Creative Cakes - Deborah Feltham

Creative Cakes - Deborah Feltham

Deborah Feltham from Brisbane, QLD

Hello everyone, My name is Deborah Feltham. I love making cakes. I started making them twelve years ago to celebrate my children’s birthdays. My neighbors and friends often asked me to make cakes for their children as well. To make it easier...

1,971 views, 6 by Love Blossoms Cakery- Jamie Moon

Love Blossoms Cakery- Jamie Moon

Texas Pride-Sweet Style Collaboration

I am so excited to introduce the collaboration Texas Pride-Sweet Style. All over the great state of Texas artists and friends gathered to share with you memories and symbols of Texas. We love our state and hope you will one day visit. Texas is...

1,893 views, 0 by Fun Fiesta Cakes

Fun Fiesta Cakes

Adult Cakes

How do you all feel about making “adult” cakes for bachelorette/birthday parties? I’ve been asked to make one and I haven’t given an answer yet. I just don’t feel comfortable making it – especially when my 93 year old mom, who lives with us,...

1,946 views, 0 by Julie Cain

Julie Cain

Painting onto black fondant

Hi Everyone, Just wondering if anyone has any advice about painting onto black fondant. Or if anyone can recommend a tutorial. I’m hoping to paint in orange and pink tones but I’m not sure what to use. Thanks in advance, Julie xx

1,788 views, 0 by Decake

Newbie

Hi der, Thanks for adding me.new to cake decor. Looking forward to get inspired n learn from all expert decorators n post my creation too. Thanks :)

634 views, 2 by Custom Cakes Atelier (Leyda Vakarelov)

Custom Cakes Atelier (Leyda Vakarelov)

New Town!

Hi everyone – I just wanted to share that I moved to Vancouver, Canada a month ago. I’m no longer in Chapel Hill, NC. It has been a bit daunting with such a move, but we are now settling in our new city and I can’t wait to start working on new...

1,984 views, 0 by Glassangelcake

Self

Hi! I’m Tomi and new to this forum. I’m a grandma still working as a receptionist at a doctor’s office. I absolutely love decorating cakes (I’m not THAT good yet) and hope to get a small business running someday, when I retire. Ha! I’ve been...

1,899 views, 0 by playclothesbakes

This is me :)

Hey everyone, I am new to CakesDecor. I live in Texas and work full time for the Army as a paralegal. In my off time, I am obsessed with everything associated with cake, cupcake and cookie decorating. As my kids were coming up, I rarely baked...

2,448 views, 1 by Ellie @ Ellie's Elegant Cakery

Ellie @ Ellie's Elegant Cakery

The ugly stage : (

Hi folks, so sorry I haven’t been on here much lately, I have been so busy (wedding cake season). I am making another 3d cake today and I am sat here looking at it thinking, oh dear this doesn’t look great. I do this with most of my 3d cakes,...

2,381 views, 7 by Michal Bulla

Michal Bulla

Thank you for using our store!!

Hey all, I just wanted to say THANK YOU for using CakesDecor Store powered by Amazon we launched recently! You helped us to earn $146 so far, we used for $100 Favorite Technique Challenge and the aprons for the Beach Cakes Awards. Thank you!

798 views, 0 by Tina's Treats Texas

Tina's Treats Texas

can we put our blog from here onto our own website??

So i would like to have a blog on my website, I use godaddy. anyone know how i can conenect my blog from this site to my websie? TIA :)

1,024 views, 19 by Blossom Dream Cakes - Angela Morris

Blossom Dream Cakes - Angela Morris

First Cake Publication!

I thought I would share a little excitement that happened to me whilst I was off during the summer. A lovely lady from ‘110% Gaming’ magazine contacted me to ask permission to feature my Minecraft Steve cake in their (then) upcoming special July...

1,638 views, 1 by 3DSweets

Cut-in-half Wedding Cakes? What's the name??

Help! I’ve been asked to make an anniversary cake in the style of this cake. Olga Danilova did a gorgeous purple one, here: http://cakesdecor.com/cakes/206917-2-halves-lilac-violet-and-lavender-cake I have looked (and looked) and can’t...