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CakesDecor.com Cake Themes #5: Purse - Handbag - Bag Cakes

After Hello Kitty Themed cakes, it’s time to post another part of the Cake Themes, today. We decided to showcase purse cake, handbag cake, bag cake and few suitcase cakes. Thank you all for posting them. ...

Interview #35: Jeanne Winslow of Jeanne Winslow Cake Design

1. How or why did you get started in cake decorating… was it by accident or did you always have a passion for it? Cake decorating was a happy accident for me. After the retail company I was working for went out of business in 2009, my...

The Cake & Bake Show 2013 #1: Review

My name is Sameera and I own Sweet Blossom Cakes based in Kent, U.K. I had the privilege of attending The Cake & Bake Show at Earl’s Court on behalf of Cakesdecor.com. My experience at the show was tremendous. I had the opportunity to meet...

Do you have Owls Themed Cakes? Feel free to post them.

I would like to post Owls Themed Cakes in next part of our CakesDecor.com Cake Themes Series, so If you have cakes with Owls, go ahead and post them on CakesDecor.com. Here are the previous Cake Themes: Purple cakes Topsy Turvy Cakes ...

CakesDecor Theme: Beautiful Handbag Cakes - Part 2

This weeks theme is ‘Handbag Cakes’. We have had quite a few posted recently so I thought it was time to feature them in the weekly blog! Absolutely gorgeous bags and so realistic! Amazing work by very talented members. Huge congratulations...

How Can You Decorate Cupcakes for Your Little Girl’s Birthday

Perhaps it is that special time of the year once again, and your little daughter is anxiously waiting for her approaching birthday bash. Therefore, a party that is complete with a bunch of delicious cupcakes is sure to be in order. Whether the...

Cake Lace Frames

After taking a Faye Cahill class on Craftsy I began using Claire Bowman’s Cake Lace and I love it. Last night I was making some Cake Lace designs for an upcoming wedding cake and I tried an experiment. I am quite pleased that it worked. I filled...

Tool alternatives

What will you do if you want to decorate a cake and you had no professional cake decorating tools available near you? No spatula – To smoothen ganache on a cake – I have used steel rulers , unused credit cards ( washed and clean) No...

Buttercream Ombre Ruffles Tutorial

I like taking things that are done in fondant, and creating the look and feel in buttercream. This weekend, I worked on this cake and I thought I’d share the process of how I did the buttercream ombre ruffles. The cake shown is has a 9" base...

General cake decorating tutorials #7: Creating a basket weave cake

Using a piping bag to make a basket weave cake :) If you like the videos, please subscribe for more content ( it’s free! ) and be sure to share the videos with your friends.