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CakesDecor Theme: Buttercream Cakes

Hi Everyone! This week’s theme is ‘Buttercream cakes’. These kinds of cakes seem to be growing in popularity, so I thought it would make a great theme. I’ve also loved seeing the recent tutorials of buttercream flowers, which were stunning!...

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...

Rustic Ruffle cake

Is there anyway to do this cake in buttercream? I have a bride looking at cake designs. She is in love with this design. Thank you.

Ombre Ruffle Cake Tutorial

Welcome to this video tutorial where I show you how to make an ombre ruffle cake. If your looking for something pretty and eye-catching, this cake is coloured pink on the inside to match the ruffles on the outside. I really hope you enjoy this...

Rustic Ruffle cake technique

I have a bride looking at cake design options. She loves this cake :) Is there anyway to do it in Buttercream :)

Ombre Fabric Inspired Cupcake Ruffles

Nothing is more mystical than a cupcake or cake adorned in ruffles. Although I general use royal icing or fondant for fashion inspired cake decorating; buttercream has a soft fluffy appearance. The buttercream ruffle entices your eyes to...

Interview #2: Way Beyond Cakes by Mayen

1. How did you first get started with cake decorating? I got into cake decorating by accident… It was not something I went to school for, not something I willingly sought out. I ordered a fondant cake for my son’s baptism, and it was a lovely...

Buttercream floral designs #2: Pink and white roses in reverse colors

Bake and frost 1/4 sheet cake in Pink (I used princess pink color in gel). I pipe #3 or #4 white BC vines in corners, then pipe #104 roses on flower nail and place in corner in corners. I added rose buds along vines and...

Petal cake tutorial

This is my first time doing a tutorial, I hope you guys like and it find it helpful! Please let me know if you have any questions. First, you will need some materials - fondant - a ball tool - foam pad - rose petal cutter (or any...

Easy Buttercream Ruffles

Ruffles are everywhere these days, and recently I had a bride want ruffles on her wedding cake. But not fondant ruffles – Oh no, she wanted butter cream ruffles. So I took a few hours to figure them out and I documented the process. Let’s...