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CakesDecor Survey

Hey all, I hope you are doing well and you are busy working on new cakes and challenges. It has been pretty busy season for us as well, because we both have two young princesses and we are trying to spent as much time with them as possible....

Would your business survive without Facebook?

http://www.candyscupcakes.co.uk/blog/what-if-facebook-didnt-exist/ I started my small business from an enjoyable hobby, organically growing at a steady rate over a few years. Like many other small home-based businesses I then decided to create...

CakeDecorPros News #2: We are 1 month young :)

I just noticed that CakeDecorPros.com is one month young today. Woohoo, what a small milestone :). After one month I can proudly say that there are 633 cake decorators already in 41 countries and still growing – perfect! Thank you all for...

Interview #46: Gulnaz Mitchell

I want to thank Sharon for asking me to do an interview. What an incredible honour! I’ve never imagined this would actually happen when I posted my first cake on the platform three years ago. I have to admit that the Cakesdecor was the first...

How can CakeDecorPros Listing help your business?

Hey all. I hope that you are back from your vacations already and you have some time to read my short blog entry. I would like to tell you about the benefits of CakeDecorPros.com Listing and why it is different from the CakesDecor account. Here...

From hobby to full time job, my journey so far...

Having worked for a Manchester based Supported Housing company for the past 11 years, alongside running Candy’s Cupcakes and looking after two young children, I’ve realized that I am not Super Woman (despite trying to pretend) and something had...

Cake Disasters #1: Cake Disaster

Yesterday sadly I experienced my first major cake disaster since I’ve started baking professionally. I must say it was sad and heart breaking, but I managed. I’ve had mishaps before where I’ve been able to fixed them on the spot. This particular...

New beginnings #23: All good things come to those who wait

As the title suggest all good things come to those who wait :-) This is hard to so at times when all you want to do is get started, but I will get there. I keep thinking to myself am I good enough then I found this and its so true :-) Today I...

CakesDecor Theme: Alice In Wonderland Cakes

Hi everyone! I absolutely love “Alice In Wonderland” cakes, and so I thought it would be a great theme to showcase. These wonderfully artistic cakes show great imagination as well as faultless designs. The amount of detail that goes into...

Interview #13: Michelle Rea

What can I tell you about me as cake maker, decorator and photographer? My name is Michelle Rea and my home is in Sydney Australia. A long time ago I was a pastry chef but most of my recipe development experience comes from working in the food...