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341 views, 0 by Joliez

Joliez

Excited to Join this Grp...

I started decorating last December after my father passed from cancer…the decorating is my therapy… I have found I enjoy it much more… I took the 4 Wilton Courses… I just made my 3rd fondant cake for a proposal at the Montage in Laguna Beach,...

319 views, 0 by eve

eve

hot air balloon

I want to make a hot air balloon cake.do you know somebody the technique? Or free tutorial for that design? Did they use a real balloon inside or what?

1,073 views, 0 by Tiers Of Happiness

Tiers Of Happiness

Advice needed - sugar paste/gum paste for modelling figures and detailed faces

Hello fellow cake decorators! Could you please give me a tip for your favourite sugar paste brand and type that works for you for modelling figures and face details? Currently I use the Squires Kitchen one which is not too bad but doesn’t work...

518 views, 0 by Elaine

Elaine

New to forum

Hi all Just found this and it looks so helpful! I started cake decorating more seriously last summer – having been an enthusiast for years when my children were little, I suddenly found myself with a bit more time on my hands as they set off...

672 views, 0 by Martina Kelly

Martina Kelly

The best fondant/sugarpaste???

Hi guys I am living in Ireland, and was just wondering on peoples opinion about different fondants? I have been using renshaws regalice but find it way to sticky.

527 views, 4 by Jacqueline

Jacqueline

CakesDecor Awards: Fairytale Cakes

I am participating in the contest and would love it when my cake friends would give me a vote on my Alice in wonderland for my daughter cake so who would give me a vote pleace :)

604 views, 0 by Han Dougan

Need help with Edible printer,please !

Hi, i’m looking for to buy a edible printer.I really dont know which one is good one? Any brand ?type? you should recommend ,please? Thanks,alot for ur help !

622 views, 2 by Jenniffer White

Jenniffer White

Baker Faces Civil Rights Complaint For Refusing Anti-Gay Cake Order

In case you haven’t heard of this travesty yet in your little corner of the world: http://www.windstream.net/news/read/category/Top%20News/article/the_associated_press-baker_faces_complaint_for_refusing_antigay_message-ap I’m sure Marjorie...

334 views, 0 by Sweetlilly

sheet cake conversion?

Hi. I want to make a 3D car cake and the tutorial I have calls for 4 sheet cakes to be made and then stacked and carved. I have only ever made Victoria sponge or madeira cakesin round or square. I know sponge is not good for stacking so was going...

655 views, 1 by Taartjes van An (Anneke)

Taartjes van An (Anneke)

Plagiarism

Here in the Netherlands there’s a ‘company’ that uses cakepictures of other, often famous, bakers as if they were made by herself. For example; she posted a picture of a cake from Cortons & Crumbs and there were people who gave her...

299 views, 0 by Sweetlilly

Loans Oil or Beautiful Flavouring

I have a quick question. Which is better or which do you prefer for flavouring and value LorAnn Oils/LorAnn Emulsions(I dont know the difference in these to be honest) OR Beau flavouring? I would be using for cakes and buttercream and maybe to...

1,302 views, 2 by Alpa Boll - Simply Alpa

Alpa Boll - Simply Alpa

Frozen cake - what about copyright?

Hi All, I am making a cake for a school fundraiser and as I rarely make character cakes I am still not a 100% sure where I stand on the whole copyright thing with Disney. If I make a cake with Sven and Olaf on the top am I going to get fined...

483 views, 0 by Yasena's sweets and cakes

Titanic cake :)

Hey guys! I have to make a cake for 21.01.2015 with ’’Titanic & iceberg". This is what the mother said :) Sooo I looked through some pictures and she liked this one: My question is: Do you think the ship is made out of fondant or with...

330 views, 0 by 3torty

3torty

Hello

I wanted to say hello. I’m new here. I’m glad that I could join here.

747 views, 9 by Michal Bulla

Michal Bulla

Zero Calorie Donuts and Cupcakes :)

I had to share this zero calorie donut and cupcakes…In case someone wants to loose some weight :) . Both are crocheted…

606 views, 8 by Sugarpixy

Sugarpixy

Faves

Hello Sweet Friends, I am afraid that a busy schedule and the dreaded morning sickness that actually last all day has kept me away for some time. Now I only have the energy to fave. So please forgive me as I know that some people also like...

472 views, 0 by Sweet Dreams by Heba Elalfy

Sweet Dreams by Heba Elalfy

Lotus Flower Tutorial

Hello :) I’ve never made a fondant lotus before and wanted to ask if anyone had a pictorial/tutorial on how to make one. Thanks :) Heba.

742 views, 7 by Michal Bulla

Michal Bulla

New Fonts and better legibility!

After the main CakesDecor font Roboto has been updated few days ago, to achieve better legibility, we decided to find a new one. Combination of Open Sans Condensed for titles&buttons and Open Sans for the main text looked just right to our...

401 views, 0 by Mrd

Ganache

Hi a quickly I’ve got a wedding cake to make 3 teir she wants ganache drizzled over the top running down the sides now I’m covering cake in white frosting as im not sure pouring ganach over gondant wi work so should I sack first cake and pour...

527 views, 2 by keiracakesthis

keiracakesthis

I'm Keira and I just can't cake this!

Hi! I’m new to this wonderful page; it’s so much fun to browse! I am a part time baker and decorator (I have a full time sign language interpreting job, as well). I’ve recently started to blog about my struggles in the cake business and hence the...