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398 views, 0 by Jayden348

Jayden348

Fake Flowers & Branches on Cakes

Hello Everyone! So, having read some of your previous wisdom on the topic of adding fake decorations to cakes, I have seen a little bit on other threads about food safety, and washing fake decorations. I’ve also seen a little bit about not...

452 views, 0 by Susie211

Susie211

Swiss buttercream disaster

Re: Swiss buttercream Can someone explain the ways of my errors. I made Swiss buttercream the night before and took them out to settle in room temperature to decorate my cupcake. It is now the consistency of cottage cheese. What is going on? ...

444 views, 0 by Graham Cook

Graham Cook

Silver & Gold

Can anyone advise me on how to get a bright sparkly gold and silver colour on gumpaste items. Have tried several different dusts and edible paints but the silvers looks rather grey and the golds. just not as bright as I would like.

449 views, 1 by Sugar Sweet Cakes

Sugar Sweet Cakes

Impression Mat?

I have an order for this cake, but I can’t seem to find the impression mat to do the “lines/grooves” that are on the bow & ribbon. I think they used an impression mat? Anyone know where I can purchase this? Any links would be so helpful!

488 views, 14 by Sweet Dreams by Heba

Sweet Dreams by Heba

My absence

Hello everyone :) I’m sorry I wasn’t able to support so many of you here in the last few days, and missed lots of your posts. I hosted Marta Torres for a few days in my house as we had some cookie decorating classes here, in Saint Cloud, Florida....

432 views, 13 by Jacqueline

Jacqueline

Halloween is on line

come take a look :) https://www.facebook.com/Halloween-Collaboration-met-Peet-en-Jacq-2335933269965742/

389 views, 0 by Debbie Shrimpton

Debbie Shrimpton

Wedding cakes

Hi there I’m getting married next year and I’ve seen a lovely purple and white teal cake just wondered how much is was and if I can get any help with it. Many thanks Debbie Shrimpton

445 views, 20 by Jacqueline

Jacqueline

Comming soon

we are having fun making this one hope you will come and take a look :)

665 views, 1 by Misssbond

Piping lettering

Hi all, I’m after some advice on how to pipe lettering on to the side of a cake. I recently had to resort to cutting out letters from fondant. It was a tall cake so I couldn’t tilt it much for fear of it toppling! Any tutorials or advice would...

909 views, 24 by Calli Creations

Calli Creations

Karen Portaleo Workshops

For those of you that may not know, the fabulous iconinc cake artist, Karen Portaleo, will be at Cakes International at the NEC Birmingham in November 2017. Karen will be running a couple of workshops and I am dead excited to be treated by a...

518 views, 1 by Cakeicer (Shirley)

Cakeicer (Shirley)

AGBAY

Last year I broke down and bought an Agbay cake leveler. How have I ever done without it? It is so easy to tort and level cakes, a time saver for sure. I am very cautious when I use it because it is very sharp. My cakes for a Friday wedding are...

1,094 views, 33 by Fifi's Cakes

Fifi's Cakes

Suicide. The Reality

I am compelled and saddened to share this with you. It is a long script, please read to the end if you can? Please do NOT share this anywhere outside of CakesDecor, most specifically Facebook. This is the desperately sad story of a victim...

626 views, 16 by Jacqueline

Jacqueline

Yes we are on line come and look

https://www.facebook.com/Taart-en-Trends-Fondant-Cake-Toppers-kerst-collab-336517140126558/ Come take a look it is Christmas inspiration time 😃😃😃

416 views, 8 by Cakeicer (Shirley)

Cakeicer (Shirley)

Swan Lake gumpaste display piece

My entry in the sugar art division of our local cake club show this weekend. The theme was Masquerade Ball and my design was to represent Swan Lake. The heel of the shoe was a hand painted swan’s head. Happy to say it took second place.

553 views, 1 by Sugar Sweet Cakes

Sugar Sweet Cakes

Tye Dye air brush?

I’m new to air brushing & someone requested this tye dye cake. Is there a website I could go to that has a tutorial on doing air brushing like this?

472 views, 16 by Zaklina

Zaklina

Cake Decorator of the Week and TOP 3

This way I want to thank Cakes Decor and everyone who gave me the support that many times my cakes will be in TOP 3 !!! A month ago I was named for to be Cake Decorator of the Week .I can not describe how happy and honored I am! Your support me a...

410 views, 8 by Cakeicer (Shirley)

Cakeicer (Shirley)

Gumpaste Hydrangea

An assortment of gumpaste Hydrangea I did at a demonstration for our local cake show.

469 views, 1 by noovennocake

Hollowed out Tier?!

Hi Everyone! My first ever post, would really like some help out how to achieve a hollowed out tier like the following here: I have a rough idea in my head but am not entirely sure. Would love to hear your advice before trying to attempt...

427 views, 10 by Cakeicer (Shirley)

Cakeicer (Shirley)

Sugar Orchids

All of my gumpaste Orchids are completed for an upcoming wedding cake. Lemboglossum Scorpion Java Cymbidium and Dendrobium

435 views, 0 by farii

How to use Gumpaste Like fondant?

I’ve posted here previously about if Gumpaste or fondant would work for a clam shell cake I’m going to be making. Now I know some people said I can use gumpaste. This is my plan. I bought 2 lbs worth of gumpaste from Hobby Lobby yesterday, I hope...