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Top Tips On Decorating Your Wedding Cake In An Outstanding Way

Is your wedding round the corner? Well, if it is then you are surely right in the middle of a series of hurried activities. There are so many preparations to care for along with managing hectic shopping schedules. In the midst of all the din and...

CakesDecor Flashback 2014 #2: Member Voices

Cakesdecor has been a great source of information & inspiration, whether your a beginner or a pro, there is always some one to help you, or teach you some thing new, it’s a great source of knowledge; Been able to look at other peoples work,...

The Sugar Chronicles and Beatrix Potter

Hello all! I wanted to let you know about a really fun collaboration happening this week at The Cake & Bake Show in Manchester (UK) Cake and sugar artists from all over the UK have come together to create an amazing Beatrix Potter...

Interview #22: Michaela Fajmanova of Cakes by Mifa

Short Bio My name is Michaela Fajmanová and I live in the Czech Republic. After graduating from high school, I worked as a shop assistant, barmaid, air hostess and in the end as a restaurant manager. In 2008 my first daughter was born...

Disaster strikes #3: I survived the Melbourne photo shoot ........ just

I don’t think I have ever felt as nervous as I did when travelling to the first day of the Myer Emporium Shoot. Having been on countless shoots over the years in Sydney, I have become used to knowing the people I work with. If I didn’t know...

Tool Review - Blossom Cutter Set

This is a four piece set which I find great for so many uses. I love how easy they are to use. Because of the plunger action the fondant pops right out with no sticking and gives a perfect edge every time. The obvious use is for blossom...

CakesDecor Theme: Reflecting on 2014

It has been another incredible year on CakesDecor, so many new amazing cakes, cupcakes and cookies have been shared with us everyday. I have really enjoyed featuring your work in the Cake Themes Blog in 2014, I’m really looking forward to...

Gravity Defying Chocolate Cake

I loved the challenge of creating my first Gravity Defying Cake. If you have the right support system you can create endless designs to make anyone speechless. The cake I am showing you is on a much smaller scale, so you may need more...

Stupid Cake Platters, Stupid TV People & Stupid Me

Why do I fall for this every single time? I received a call on Saturday from a producer with A&E. She said she was referred to me by someone at a vendor resource (where I’m a member). She mentioned that they were going to be filming for a...

Interview #20: Jo Orr of Ciccio Cakes

Bio My Name is Jo Orr, and I live in Rotorua, New Zealand. I’m Married with a Stepdaughter Julz & 2 Border Collies Scottie & Teddy. I’m the Head Chef at Ciccio Italian Café but Cake Decorating is a real passion, I love being able...