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Castle Cake

Castle Cake: I found these snaps in my archive and thought it would help some one. Very fond memories are associated with this cake as this was my daughter’s first B day cake. And Yes, even my first Novelty cake and that too when I didn’t know...

Interview #50: Elizabeth Lander of Time for Tiffin

CakesDecor Profile | Facebook Page 1. Tell us a little about yourself, family, where do you live and what did you do for a living before making cakes if anything? I was born in Plymouth, Devon and being in a military family meant we moved...

Xmas cake class/ workshop

Well, 2nd last class for the year done and dusted… The girls enjoyed the class ( they all did the full course that i offer) learned new techniques like bows and how to cover a fruit cake with marzipan and fondant etc etc.. Thereafter we...

Interview #12: Calli from Callicious Cakes

Bio The last thing I ever thought I’d ever be doing is baking and creating cakes as for the majority of my life I have been a Graphic Artist working in all kind of Commercial fields ranging from Textile Designing to the contrast of...

Colorful first birthday cake tutorial

This is an easy, colorful cake, great for kids. You can play with colors, shapes, bows, figures… First, make stripes, (I’ve used 3cm and 1cm stripes), circles in diferent sizes, stars and whatever you want. Cover your cake in white fondant....

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...

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...

How- to #1: Make a giant cupcake cake without a cupcake pan

So here’s the thing…. I was asked to make a Giant cupcake cake on short notice for a six year old girl’s birthday party. I thought , no problem, I have the pan(which I bought over a year ago and have never used!) .Quoted my single layer cake...

My Brain is full .........

I’m starting to realise there is only so much information that I can fit into my brain. If I could plug my self into my itunes account like my iphone, I could see just how my grey matter organises the inside of my head. Perhaps a little pink bar...

Disaster strikes #2: Stay tuned to see what really happened.........

Too busy or too busy trying to get over being too busy, I haven’t been able to get to my blog!! This blog entry is a reminder to myself that I must learn how to say “no”, reinstate some balance in my life and never allow myself to repeat a year...