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Simple EXPLODING CAKE Tutorial with Hearts and Stars

When we think about how to decorate a cake in a quick and effective way, an exploding cake with multiple objects on sticks is often a good way to go. Today I want to show you how to do this with hearts and stars without using cutters. I’ll show...

Rainbow hearts cake tutorial

Simple and easy tutorial for a rainbow hearts design cake. It can be perfect for a baby shower or for 1st birthday party.

Swedish raspberry gummy hearts

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Sugar/Gumpaste Succulents #1: Calico Hearts Succulent Tutorial

One of the many sugar succulents The Confectionery Gallery has made and will be making. You will need NO CUTTERS and NO MOLDS to make this colorful sugar creation. May you enjoy the content and Thank You for watching.

Peony Flower from $2 homemade cutters...who said you need expensive equipment ;-)

Wanted to do a Peony without having to purchase expensive cutter, if you have a peony set you can use them for this but the larger cutter makes for a bigger Peony so you may want to use your cutter for the 4 smallest petals then use the largest...

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...

Tutorial - Stained Glass Effect Cake

After seeing the amazing stained glass effect cakes by people like Queen of Hearts Couture Cakes, Way Beyond Cakes by Mayen and Vinism Sugar Art, I decided I wanted to have a go and put my own spin on it. Hopefully it will inspire you to do...

A word of thanks

CakesDecor and the generous and lovely members that are a part of this corner of the cake world has always been such a happy place for me. I remember my first post ever, and all the sweet messages you took the time to write, simply to help me...

Patterns inside a cake

I have seen other tutorials on this “Patterns inside a cake” technique but I didn’t know the importance of making the inside image tight if you want each piece to reflect a perfect image. My husband thought up this idea and it works great! ...

Pillow cake tutorial

This is a pillow cake for a 50th birthday. The shoe is made of fondant/gumpaste and completely edible. We two-toned the fondant with purple on the bottom and biege on top with white royal accents. 10 inch and 6 inch tiers are of yellow cake...