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50th Birthday Party Ideas For Your Mom

Its your Mom’s birthday! Come on.. plan an unique birthday party for the person in your family who has spend most of her time in engaging herself to keep you people healthy and happy. Is she turning 50 this year? Surprise her by organising a...

My first carved cake 50th birthday cake

This was a cake that I was scared to make. I’ve never made a number cake by carving but thought I’d have a go. The only thing was the date had been brought forward a week argh! I research and found a brilliant plan for what cakes were...

Pillow cake tutorial

This is a pillow cake for a 50th birthday. The shoe is made of fondant/gumpaste and completely edible. We two-toned the fondant with purple on the bottom and biege on top with white royal accents. 10 inch and 6 inch tiers are of yellow cake...

football shirt cake

Asked to make a friends 50th birthday cake. She asked for a Coventry city strip. I looked at quite a few pictures and the clubs website etc. I came accross a tutorial showing how to give the shirt a bit of movement. I’m pleased with how it...

New beginnings #25: Last minute forgotten birthday cake :-/

Sorry I have to state here it was all Mr Kirstie’s Cakes fault that this cake for looked over lol it was for his mum he should have reminded me haha although the main reason was the 50th birthday cake that got brought forward a week so I...

CakesDecor Gazette: Issue 4.02 / February 2015

Welcome to the Issue 4.02 / February 2015 of the CakesDecor Gazette  Click here to view the CD Gazette archives ~ Click here to view Gazette in web browser ...

My Cake Decorating Journey

Thanks for the share opportunity Michal – great idea! My earliest memory of cake was when I lived with my Gran – she made delicious cakes that were rock hard and you had to use your teeth like a scraper to gnaw at them! She didn’t have an oven...

Cakenweenie #1: A Beginning

The Burtonesque Bakers In April this year a conversation started between a group of friends. With wonderful memories and the excitement of the Starry Night Collaboration still fresh in our minds, we listened intently as the brilliant...

Cakenweenie #2: Interview with Tracey Rothwell - The Evil Mastermind

Tracey Rothwell – Little Cherry Cake Company 1. Tracey, just how long have you been plotting….I mean planning to rock the world with this amazing creative monster that we now know as Cakenweenie? Gosh, about 6 months! It took a lot of...

How to Decorate Seasonal Vintage Birthday Cookies

I have several friends and family with birthday in September, October, and November, so decorated 3 styles of Elegant Dimensional Seasonal Vintage Birthday Cookies to bring to the celebrations! In this videoI will show how I made each...