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CakesDecor Theme: Chalkboard Cakes & Cookies

Chalkboard, currently one of my personal favourite wedding cake designs! They’re just SO effective! Not only does this effect look great on cakes, but it also looks fantastic on cookies! I just love how a simple effect can be transformed into a...

How to use chalks~

This is what I use.. Not sure what others use, but this is just me. Water bottle spray-keep my hands clean for next colour Pallet Knife- to scrape the chalk Little containers with lids- to keep my unused chalk in. I never waste my chalks ...

Chalkboard wedding cake

Freehand Sunflower

This is a tutorial for making sunflowers without having to shell out for cutters. I’m a total cheapskate and I was worried the cutters wouldn’t arrive in time in any case, so decided to try doing them freehand. ...

Interview #7: Torta - Couture Cakes

I am a self-taught, certifiable crazy cake lady! I am obsessed with cakes and spend probably 90% of my day either making cake, dreaming about cake, looking at cake or drawing cake (the other 10% of the time I’m sleeping!). I am a born and...

communion chalice

Tool Review Challenge

My favorite tool, at this time, would have to be my Pegasus Airbrush Machine! I love how quickly I can create a deeper color on a cake or create a detailed piece of artwork. Definitely would recommend this tool :)

Fun Challenge: Share Your Cake Decorating Journey

Hey all, this week I received an email from a company where they shared their success business story – how they started and where are they now. I thought that it would be great to try something similar here on CakesDecor. I would like to hear...

review challenge tag

I love my pasta machine for gumpaste…and love it even more since I bought the electric roller on it.. just push the one button and it keeps rolling while I am able to add and hold my gumpaste

$100 Favorite Technique Challenge #3: And the Winner is ...

Thank you for submitting your favorite techniques into our challenge and sharing your experience with all our members. It was an interesting reading. Now it’s time to announce the winner selected randomly from all contestants. The winner is...