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448 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.

381 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.

533 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...

369 views, 0 by islandgirl

Lord of the Rings Cake

Hi I am Marsha and I’m a cake novice, I’ve mostly done cakes with flowers, but I’m doing a cake as a Gift for my Pastor’s son wedding. He wanted Lord Of The Rings Theme so I looked it up and came across this pic but I don’t have a clue as to how...

304 views, 0 by The Masterpiece Cakery

The Masterpiece Cakery

Just want to introduce myself!!

Hello guys , I have joined this site yesterday hoping that I’ll learn so much from you guys . It’s just been a year since I’m in this business. I’m a home bakers and love to serve delicious cakes to people. I hope to make a lot of connections...

326 views, 0 by renuscakes

Help with Flowers on cake

HI Everyone, I am complitely new to this area of baking, So I need tips for making flowers from fondant / Gumpaste. I have made beautiful flowers with fondant but in few hours this flowers didnt hold, I also let them set for few hours. I have...

315 views, 0 by Alison Menezes

Alison Menezes


Finally Ive become a member of Cakes decor. I have done quit a lot of jobs before(hair stylist/makeup artist/assistant at a pet clinic/ flight attendant), but none gave me the satisfaction and the happiness the way baking has!!! The adrenaline...

583 views, 6 by Sugargourmande Lou

Sugargourmande Lou

Aww I've missed you !!

Hi everyone ! Sooo, it would seem I got a little lost in the wilderness for a couple of months while out hunting for my cake mojo (darn thing did a runner and hid under some rock somewhere !!) and so I’ve missed admiring, faving and commenting...

310 views, 0 by HipEnZoet


new member from Holland saying hello

Hi everybody, I would like to introduce myself. I’m Bianca from Holland, I’m 36 years old (almost turning 37 :P next week) I’m married to Mark and we have 3 kids. The oldest is a boy his name is Tristen and he is 8 years old, Ilana is a girl...

293 views, 0 by FireFamily

Fire Dept themed grooms cake

I am looking for someone that can do a fire dept themed grooms cheesecake for May wedding near Jacksonville, Al.

414 views, 2 by fridaybaker

Need help on technique for adding finishing crumbs to side of cake

I am new to cake decorating and have a cake that, traditionally, has a finish of fine crumbs (I’ve been using a combination of graham crackers and arrowroot biscuits) on the top and sides. I’ve seen these in bakeries where the crumb finish is...

1,356 views, 14 by Little Apple Cakes

Little Apple Cakes

Selma ~ Little Apple Cakes

I have read some stories on here and I will try to be as interesting as everyone, but it will probably end up with everyone snoring in the end… My name is Selma, mommy of one little girl Apple-Marie (that is how I got my cake name Little Apple...

435 views, 2 by Maria *cakes made with passion*

Maria *cakes made with passion*

From tutorial to cake

Hello lovely cake friends, this was my first tutorial and today I finished the cake :) More pics on my site Maria <3

588 views, 0 by The Little Cake Company

The Little Cake Company

first wedding cake consultation!

hi…. so ive got my first “real” consultation on Saturday! Ive had a couple “consultations” before, but I had made cakes for them before, so no tastings, just design. Any of you professionals have any advice to give me? Id reallllllyyy...

348 views, 0 by Rianne


hello from a dutchy in France

Hello everyone. New here on cakesdecor, I would like to introduce myself. I’m Rianne, 33 years old and mother of 2 little girls. Origin dutch living in France. I’m baking cakes just for my hobby and fun. This passion is born on the first...

339 views, 0 by TheCake by Mildred

TheCake by Mildred

Baking in dry weather

Hi cake people!!! I’m used to bake in a very humid weather but now I am in Charlotte North Carolina and with this dry weather the cakes are dry too. Any Advice? I use the Cake Swan Box recipe

602 views, 0 by Fancy Favours & Edible Art (Sawsen)

Fancy Favours & Edible Art (Sawsen)

Cake drop-off without anyone to sign for it

Hi all, Just wondering what you’d do in this case: when you come to drop off the cake at the wedding hall, but there’s nobody present (or willing) to sign a handover to say it was delivered safely. This happened to me yesterday, the event...

553 views, 0 by The Fairy Cake Mother

The Fairy Cake Mother

Tasters......To charge on not to charge...!

Hi everyone, I have a lovely couple who have booked (and paid a deposit) for their wedding cake later this year. I always provide Vanilla and Chocolate cake samples free of charge at the consultation and hand them to the customer as they are...

605 views, 0 by Woody's Wonderful World Of Bakes!

Woody's Wonderful World Of Bakes!

How do you get a glass look on a wine bottle cake?

I am entering a cake at The Big Cake Show this year, and am going to make a wine bottle but how do you get the right colour and glass look, onto the fondant? Thanks!