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942 views, 1 by Sharon

Sharon

Grocery store wedding cake....

Hello; I have owned my bakery for 35 years. Every so often something like this happens. A bride and her mother came into the bakery yesterday with a three tier wedding cake they just picked up from a big chain grocery store. They were both in...

2,284 views, 27 by Callicious Cakes

Callicious Cakes

From Sketch to Cake

Just a follow on from a theme I ran on Monday. Do you sketch all your designs before you start, or just sometime and how much do they change? I’m pretty bad by not sketching all the designs as I get a kinda idea in my head and then just run with...

603 views, 0 by LilianaVBakery

LilianaVBakery

Prices

Hi girls, how much a cake like this would be?

512 views, 0 by nehabakes

Tall cake...Pls help

I am making a cat in a hat themed cake for my son. It will be two-tiered. With the top tier fashioned as a top hat. I am thinking for baking four 2" by 6" cakes, and torting and filling them thinly with buttercream (thus having a total of eight...

660 views, 0 by Simmz

Simmz

criteria for cakes to make it to the home page?

Hello everyone — I had a random question in my mind — what is the criteria for a cake to make it to the homepage?

555 views, 0 by bathcakecompany

bathcakecompany

Artistic Cake Decorator Required

Bath Cake Company are looking for a Cake Decorating Teacher to join their small team. Do you want to pass on your passion of cake decorating to others? Do you want to work for an exciting, fast paced, growing business? Do you want...

463 views, 0 by SBMC

Need cake design idea...drawing a blank :(

Hi everyone, I thought I would reach out to you all for ideas…I have a request for a 1 yr old girl and 31 year old birthday boy cake. The colour scheme is: zebra (black and white) and teal. The lady would like one cake, but incorporate both...

665 views, 0 by You've Been Cupcaked (Sara)

You've Been Cupcaked (Sara)

Random question

Hey all! So this past week I made my boyfriend a super fun birthday cake. Usually when I make a topper for a customer I use rice krispie treats to make the base of the topper….weeelllll I did that this time and much to my dismay the topper came...

552 views, 0 by swaneaven

Cake Show!

Hey guys, I hope I’m not spamming here with this post! If there are any decorators here in the Los Angeles area, we’re looking to have audience members for our cake decorating Food Network show filming this Thursday and Friday. We want...

534 views, 0 by Sweet D's Cakes

Sweet D's Cakes

A little about me. ..

Hi there! My name is Danielle. I live in south Florida. I’ve been decorating cakes for over 15 years in a commercial bakery pumping out anywhere from 20-50 buttercream cakes in a day. Now, I work from my own kitchen, at home, and take my...

386 views, 0 by joe duff

joe duff

hi all

Stumbled across this site last night amazed by some of the talent on here safe to say you all delayed my already over due bed time by 3 hours. feel ill be on here a fair bit so better say hi lol

717 views, 0 by Baby cakes by amber

Baby cakes by amber

in search of cake recipes

So I jus currently started mak8ng.my cakes from scratch and I’m looking for different cake recipes that can be used for tiers also different flavors I want to test the different recipe.and throw a party where everyone can try the recipes and...

543 views, 0 by Jacqueline

Jacqueline

what a great cakes i found here

hello i am new here, i love to see all those awsome cakes… I am not as good as the most of you, i only bake for family and friends it’s a hobby and i love it. Hope to se lots and lots of creative art works …. This is one i made for my daughters...

610 views, 0 by Domnaki's

Domnaki's

1st cake commission

Hi All, Last week I made my first cake commission for a colleague of mine. As I do cake decorating because I love it as a hobby and I use it to make my friends and family happy :) (and for the moment not at all as a business), I did not know...

760 views, 0 by Baby cakes by amber

Baby cakes by amber

how do you properly price your cakes

I’m having a lot of problems figuring out how to price my cakes I’m making to little or.no money pricing my cakes.now plz help

834 views, 1 by Allways Julez

Allways Julez

Edible pen disappointment

I had endless problems trying to create the “cartoon” image, on my most recent cake. I was extremely happy with the hand painted colour… then I tried to create the black lines with a black edible colour pen. The new pen appeared “dry” and...

785 views, 0 by Julia Hardy

Julia Hardy

Made a cake while I felt ill - now worrying .....

Hello again caker friends. I have a new worry. I spent a lot of today decorating a cake whilst feeling a bit ill. I was mainly aching in my joints and had an itchy nose and throat but not too sneezy or anything. Of course I washed my hands...

459 views, 0 by Van Earl's Cakes

Van Earl's Cakes

New business member here!

Just popping in to say Hi from the Philly area! Glad to be here!

378 views, 0 by joe duff

joe duff

isomalt

Hi all I have just recieved some isomalt to have a play with and wondered if anyone has any good tutorials or tips for working with it

418 views, 0 by Baby cakes by amber

Baby cakes by amber

in search of different buttercream recipes

I have been using the recipe in the meringue container and I’m not thrilled with it at all I don’t think it gets fluffy enough ND I Thing Is Bulges Out Of My Cakes…Any Recipes Will Be Used And Testing So Please help