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Is it just me?

Is it just me or is covering small cakes with fondant more difficult than larger ones? I’ve just had to cover 2 4" cakes and had to do each of them twice and even then they are not as smooth as I normally get cakes to be. I felt I had no room to...

357 views, 0 by Robbie405

Mmf help!!

Made mmf for the first time and well I don’t know if it’s right.. I made it like it said and it’s reall soft, when I rolled in into a ball it fell a little.. So question is, is it suppose to be that soft.. Plz help!!

351 views, 0 by Designerart Cakes

Designerart Cakes

Excited to join this group

Hi my name is Marcia Brown Creative Designer and inventor of The Ultimate Sugar Shoe kit. I look forward to sharing my knowledge and expertise in sugar shoes.

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

Woody's Wonderful World Of Bakes!

Edible Printers!

For my birthday I am hoping to get an edible printer, and have been looking around for the best in a good price range. But there are so many and don’t know if some are better than others! If anyone has one or has any experience with one please...

804 views, 10 by Judy


Recycled toilet rolls - tidy for tools, brushes, edible food pens etc.

Just spotted this ingenious and no cost idea to keep tools, brushes, pens, tappits etc etc tidy and easy to find. I’m off to empty shoe boxes and dive head first into the recycling bin to retrieve empty toilet roll and kitchen roll tubes…….

280 views, 0 by Embellishcandc


Previous Award Winners

Hi is there anyway to look back at previous quarterly award competitions and winners. I was enjoying looking at all the entries for this quarter (well done to the winners!), and I wondered what previous themes and winners there had been.

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Artisan Bakes

Hi from Artisan Bakes

Hello I am based in London and is always fond of cooking.. The only area lagging was baking. My cake journey started 1 year back with baking chocolate truffle cake for my kids and since then am smitten by baking and decorating. After few cakes...

449 views, 3 by Carol


Just catching up

Was going to put ‘Sorry’ but Mel beat me to it. Been so hectic here this week I’ve not had the chance to see all your lovely cakes. :( Will sit with a cuppa later this evening once all cakes are finished. Cakey love to you all xxxxx

245 views, 0 by sweetsugarsixpence


Hi, I’m new here. I’m Claire from Halifax, Yorkshire. Looking forward to getting cakey with it :)

484 views, 0 by Joliez


Best Rose Making Method?

What’s the best method for making Roses? I used the Wilton Method, Wilton petal cutter and a separate petal cutter and then completely by hand…does anyone have a recommendation?

315 views, 0 by islandgirl

Gumpaste character

Hi I’m Marsha I was wondering if anyone would be able to help me I want to make a Hobbit bride and groom for a wedding cake I am doing but don’t even know how to begin or what to do. If there is anyone with the knowledge would be very grate full...

330 views, 0 by chrisblng


It has recently been brought to my attention that if you have a customer who is five and would like Mickey Mouse on his cake that you need to buy copyrights. Would appreciate input on the validity of this information from whatever part of the...

350 views, 0 by MissyKay


MissyKay Newbie

Hello Everyone…..I just wanted to introduce myself. My name is Missy. My website is currently being built but my facebook page is (please feel free to like my page). I have done an...

763 views, 2 by Julie Cain

Julie Cain

Rude or not??

Just hoping for a little advice. I`ve just posted this Alice in Wonderland toadstool cake on my facebook page and someone referred to it as slightly phallic. I can kindof see what they mean now but it never crossed my mind before posting it,...

301 views, 0 by Anna



Hello! Im here almost brand new))) all have a nice day)))

376 views, 0 by 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,...

357 views, 0 by eve


hot air balloon

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

1,244 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...

552 views, 0 by Elaine - Ginger Cat Cakery

Elaine - Ginger Cat Cakery

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...

741 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.