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371 views, 0 by Hayhay321


New Cake Decorator

Well hello there! My name is Haley and I’ve always loved baking- a talent handed down from my grandmother to my father to me! I’ve only recently begun playing around with decorating my cakes with anything other than a nice thick layer of frosting...

646 views, 9 by Renay Zamora

Renay Zamora

The Baking Dead Cake Collaboration

The Baking Dead is a collaboration consisting of 40+ cake & sugar artists celebrating the hit AMC series The Walking Dead and helping to spread the word about Domestic Violence Prevention and Awareness. These sugar artists come from all...

541 views, 0 by Fun Fiesta Cakes

Fun Fiesta Cakes

Bottom Tier on Cake bulging

Hi, I just finished a two-tier cake – the bottom was a 10" red velvet cake and the top a 6" vanilla. I definitely had enough support to ensure the top cake wouldn’t sink – also, the fondant on neither cake was too thick. However, after a couple...

393 views, 0 by emmah

Advice on pricing dummy cakes

I have been asked by a friend to make a 3 tier, 2 tier and 1 tier cake and 24 cupcakes for displaying on her furniture at a craft fair. She wants them decorated quite simply and in a vintage theme as the furniture is the item on sale not the...

695 views, 1 by Sweet Fusion Cakes (Anjuna)

Sweet Fusion Cakes (Anjuna)

Help required (please don’t laugh)…

Well you can laugh a little – I certainly did… This is my very first attempt at a ball/spherical/temari cake (not quite sure what the correct terminology is). I had some left over vanilla cake and thought I would do something different with it,...

384 views, 4 by Renay Zamora

Renay Zamora

Time-Lapse Video of Angels of Death Cake

For anyone who’s interested, here’s a time-lapse video (it’s only a little over two minutes) of the making of my “Angels of Death Reunite” cake for The Baking Dead Cake Collaboration. Thanks for looking! ...

611 views, 5 by Jenniffer White

Jenniffer White

My Cake Featured on Cake Wrecks Sunday Sweets!

I woke up this morning to find I was featured on Cake Wrecks as a Sunday Sweet! Now I’ve been featured on Sunday Sweets before, but all the previous times it was...

338 views, 0 by Keira - CakeALishis

Keira - CakeALishis


Hi All, My name is Keira and I live in Durban, South Africa. I have recently quit my day job and decided to pursue my passion for decorating cakes full time. I do cakes, cupcakes, decorated cookies and cake pops. I am completely self taught and...

256 views, 0 by Adams Specialties Bakery

55 chevy chevelle ss

I’ve been asked to do a 55 chevy chevelle ss groom’s cake I know I’ll have to carve it due to no cake pan already the shape so I need some information on how to go about this task

938 views, 17 by June/"Clarky's Cakes"

June/"Clarky's Cakes"

Cool New Tool

This is a great idea!!! Probably pricey, but think of the decorating applications.

211 views, 0 by Mitra venkatesh


Hi, My name is Mitra. I’m a home maker, being a self taught baker I’m still learning ..

360 views, 0 by Cientista Mestre Cuca

Cientista Mestre Cuca


Hi! I would like to introduce myself to this wonderful community! I used to be a microbiologist, and kept doing that for 14 years, but my passion for food, specially cakes and desserts, was bigger and I’m now invested in improving day by day...

368 views, 0 by Style me Sweet CAKES

Style me Sweet CAKES

baking with berries

Hello. I’m gong to make a white chocolate mud cake with raspberris for a friend’s girls birthday. I usually bake my cakes Wednesday night if I need it for Saturday. How well cake holds baked with fresh berries? I also want to do raspberry...

532 views, 0 by Manju Nair

Manju Nair

Cake tier sizes for 150 guests

Hi dear CD members, I have to make a 1st birthday cake for 150 guests. I have the following cake pan sizes: 11", 10", 9", 8", 6" Rounds. I know I can look at wilton’s charts etc to find serving sizes but in many cases I have seen those servings...

703 views, 0 by I Dream Of Cake.....

I Dream Of Cake.....

To make your business known

Hi guys, i am having a hard time getting customers , i don’t know how to advertise my cakes, so please if you could help me out , i will be very grateful.

398 views, 0 by Oaktreebakes

Help and assistance

Hi Cheryl here from oaktree bakes. I’m really new here and have only just started my business from home really small but looking for ways to increase my clients and help would be appreciated thank you x

431 views, 2 by Esther Williams

Esther Williams

Stanley Cup Wedding Cake - Need some advice :)

Hello All! I have an exciting wedding cake in the works and was wondering if any of you brilliant, talented cake masters had any advice for the cup part of the cake, and how I can achieve this flawlessly. It doesn’t need to be cake, or even...

576 views, 10 by Tynka


My cake no. 100 !!!

I’ve just realised, I’ve posted my cake no. 100 on Cakes Decor :-)) Wow, what’s a number :-D so excited :-) And what is funny – it’s not the only round number – I´ve also posted 4000 posts...

476 views, 1 by The Little Cake Company

The Little Cake Company

5 tier wedding cake???

So I’ve been asked to do a 5 tier cake. She said she’s having trouble finding someone to do it….. I’ve only done 3 tier cakes. Could I actually do it ???? Lol :) how hard is it? Anybody done one? Advice? Should I say no? It’s basically just cakes...

453 views, 0 by Misssbond

Extending and expanding!

Hi, I want to get my cakes out there but I don’t want to set up a shop/store. Which methods have worked for all you amazing bakers and decorators? Word has spread. Friends of friends contact me now so things are progressing, slowly. I have a...