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539 views, 0 by fiona266

I'm New!

I’m Fiona. I live in Scotland, and have recently started cake decorating. I only have the use of one hand due to having had a stroke when I was 8. I’m 49 now. I particularly love cupcakes, but will try anything!

774 views, 1 by Simmz


Question about meringue buttercream

I usually use classic american buttercream on my cakes — lately I tried a couple of recipes of swiss meringue buttercream — i really liked the taste — but I also read its not safe to use because of uncooked eggwhite — I wanted to ask my fellow...

389 views, 0 by GlykaBakeShop

Food markers

What are your favorite food markers?

348 views, 0 by Prima Cakes Plus

Prima Cakes Plus

National Capital Area Cake Show - March 20th

So I am headed to the NCACS in Virginia next weekend and I was wondering if anyone else was headed there. I would love to try to meet up and say “hi” I am entering 4 pieces and taking lots of classes so I will be there all weekend. Hope to see...

446 views, 0 by Vade


Yet another new member

Hey guys, It’s amazing how long it took me to find an active community of cake decorators, having looked through a lot of the posts on here I can see I’m going to learn a lot. I guess a bit of info on me would be nice. I’m Irish and living in...

394 views, 0 by saima hebel

saima hebel

Absent from form

Hi lovely cakers… I hope u all are doing great..I have ,t posted any cake or flowers on this form and also did,t comment to any cake cause i was absent from here.Back after nearly two week i think…And i am sure i missed a lot from the last few...

42,246 views, 5 by Laura Loukaides

Laura Loukaides

Working with Chocolate Ganache

Hi everyone, I was wondering if you could help me out a bit. You see, I’ve been wanting to start using Chocolate Ganache in my cakes for a while, a change from using Butter-cream all the time, but I need to know a little more about it before I...

335 views, 0 by Betty's Cakes

Betty's Cakes

Hi there

Hello cake bakers,I am Betty from the Netherlands and love decorating cakes I have no other hobbies but I also have a job for 24 hours a week. Thanks for this nice site and I like to enjoy all your pictures Best regards Betty

459 views, 0 by Flippy Cakes

Hi! New(ish) Caker here!

I started dabbling in cake baking and decorating a few years ago but have been even more interested and doing so much more with it, as of late. Self- and YouTube-taught, I’ve been spending time, lately, making mistakes and absorbing everything...

364 views, 0 by Vanessa Rodríguez

Vanessa Rodríguez

Hi... thank you for the site.

Sorry, but dont speak eanglish… Quiero deciros que estoy muy contenta por haber encontrado este sitio, espero aprender mucho ya que veo que está lleno de grandes artistas. Me llamo Vanessa y soy española, hace 1 año me inicié en el Cake design,...

475 views, 0 by Tante Fondant

Tante Fondant

Hi there sugars :)

Hello everybody, I’ve been a homebaker for about 3 years now I think and CakesDecor is popping up more and more on my FaceBook timeline. Cakes have taken over my timeline anyway; I just love them! To eat and also to bake and decorate. So I...

1,138 views, 4 by Julia Hardy

Julia Hardy

Sugarflair Pastes Gripe - Update.....drumroll please.....

Today I emailed Sugarflair to ask them to put colour name labels on the tops of the lids. Surely I am not the only one who has to pick up at least five little pots until I get the one I want. It drives me crazy! I have made my own labels in the...

725 views, 3 by Karen Dodenbier

Karen Dodenbier

Which backdrops?

I would like some advice on which backdrop to buy for taking photos of my cakes! I now use old leftover wallpaper and gift paper but I see so many lovely backdrops! I would like a backdrop that you can use with nearly every cake! Which ones do...

1,004 views, 4 by Michal Bulla

Michal Bulla

Top 5 can't-live-without-them cake decorating gadgets?

I read the Top 5 can’t live without them gadgets blog entry by Bronte Bakes and I thought it could be interesting to see What are your Top 5 can’t-live-without-them gadgets? … and why? ;)

598 views, 0 by The Little Cake Company

The Little Cake Company

120 cupcakes

hi all, I need some advice (again!) from anyone who has done cupcake orders this big before….. How did you set them up? Were they all on one stand or something else? Did you make your own stand, or rent one? Any advice for me at all lol? ...

459 views, 0 by Carol


Catching up

Hi everybody Sorry that I have missed all your lovely creations I have been away on holiday (some lovely time away with hubby just chilling out!) It was just perfect :) I am slowly getting through the pics …..which may take some time with...

549 views, 0 by Tammy


Any tips for scallop border for piping?

Hello everyone! Just checking to see if anyone has any tips or tricks to get an even scalloped border for piping like the picture. I would love to get these templates: But can’t...

433 views, 0 by kmac

How to Make This Gumpaste Rose?

I would like to learn how to make this gumpaste rose. Can someone guide me to a tutorial? Thanks.

366 views, 0 by rainbow cake

rainbow cake

success home of beads and cakes.

Hello friends!! I am Aisha from nigeria! I am a new member in this site and also in baking! I employ you all (the professionals to carry me along,in all aspect but in baking and decorating. Thanks and God bless us.

511 views, 0 by Rianne


which fondant do you use?

Just a little test for knowing which fondant to choose. Since 1,5 years I’m using satin ice but lately I have the more and more diffeculties to get the fondant correctly on my cake. Which fondant are you using? Hope someone would like to give...