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PVC cake armature #1: Brobee 3D cake

PVC “HOW TO” I am still a new cake artist, and am far from perfect. I had an order for a children’s birthday party, in which the customer wanted a 3D character from a popular children’s show, Yo Gabba Gabba. I searched all over Cakesdcor and...

Pretty Pink for Yasmine

Pretty Pink for Yasmine! A cake collaboration to remember and celebrate the life of Yasmine, a very special little girl. Aged 5, Yasmine developed a brain tumour and battled against all odds for five months, embracing each day and never...

CakesDecor Gazette: Issue 3.08 / August 2014

Hello my Lovelies, It was with immense sadness and reluctance that I have to tell you that this will be my last issue as Editor of the CakesDecor Gazette. I have made the very difficult decision to admit that I am spread a little too thin to be...

Security First

Security is a top priority for CakesDecor and you – our members. Today marks an important milestone as we made the switch from HTTP to HTTPS to keep everyone safe on our website. And yes, it’s a site-wide switch, not a page here or there. In a...

Interview #19: Debbie Brown

Lea Webster, owner of One Stop Cake Decorations, fell in love with Debbie’s work early in her decorating career. After Lea attended one of Debbie’s classes at a conference in 2011, she decided to do everything she could to bring Debbie to...

Elmo Tutorial

In March I made my youngest daughter Jasmine, a very special little guy to sit on both her ‘at home’ family cake and then her special ‘party’ cake later in the week. Elmo rules her world, or should I say MoMo! At the Christmas parade in our...

Interview #26: Shawna McGreevy

Short Bio I’ve always loved art…ANYTHING involving art. As a kid, I would sketch just about everything I saw, just to see how “real” I could make it look. My bedroom door was covered with my sketches (well, in the spots that Joey McIntyre...

An article aimed at customers: Money matters...

Hello! I thought you guys might be interested in reading a short article that I wrote to send to my customers, basically because I’m tired of people falling off their chairs when I quote them on cakes, a reasonable price, considering the amount...

CakeDecorPros - Can't miss directory of cake decor professionals!

Many times we were asked by people, If we could make them a cake they have seen here on CakesDecor or on our facebook page. Many times we were asked If we know any cake decorator located in a specific area, that would be able to make a cake. ...

Sawsen's famous Egg Free Swiss buttercream - SEBC

Hi everyone, I jokingly put famous in the title, but truth be told it kindof is! This is my improved egg-free Swiss buttercream recipe – SEBC for short – which has been published in American Cake Decorating magazine, and a modified fruit...