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Homemade cupcake stand tutorial

Tools I used to help make the stand I used 12inch, 10inch and 8inch cake boards! You can get these in all different colours check with your local stockists or check online! they are a little more expensive than the silver ones but these...

The Start of My Business #1: Becoming Legal Beagle

Thinking about starting your own baking business in the UK ? I didn’t really know what I had to do and the importance of being registered until I researched the in’s and out’s of starting up my own company so I have decided to pop my process...

The Start of My Business #3: A year in the life of a caker baker

Well I looked at my blog and couldn’t believe it had been over a year since my last confession ( I mean post!) and wondered where on earth the time has gone, which got me thinking how much I have actually achieved this past 14 months. Back in...

We have launched direct ad sales on CakesDecor

It’s nice to just copy and paste few AdSense banner from Google and show – what they call related – ads on the website instantly, isn’t it? Yes, we think it is but only if we don’t want to provide real value to our members as well as to our...

Wedding Fair - my experience and advice

Take a look at my website for further blogs http://www.candyscupcakes.co.uk/blog/ This September I attended my first wedding exhibition in the Greater Manchester area. After building up my wedding cake portfolio and creating several dummy...

Sugar Diary by Sugar Shey #2: SMALL ORDERS pave the way for BIG ORDERS!!

Dear Sugar Diary, So today on the agenda are 84 cupcakes and a cake. My kitchen will smell like heaven starting this afternoon. =) Orders Going Out 2/25/2012: 1- Peanut Butter/Chocolate Cupcakes(12) 2-Banana/Caramel Cupcakes(6) 3-Coca...

CakesDecor Gazette: Issue 4.02 / February 2015

Welcome to the Issue 4.02 / February 2015 of the CakesDecor Gazette  Click here to view the CD Gazette archives ~ Click here to view Gazette in web browser ...

Recipe for Delicious New Year Themed Cupcakes:

2015 is about to end soon and make way for 2016. People are getting ready to celebrate and welcome the approaching new year by bidding goodbye to the previous one. But New Year celebrations are always incomplete without the incorporation of...

Interview #18: Tracy James of Cotton and Crumbs

Back in June, lovely Tracy James of Cotton & Crumbs fame travelled to Australia from the UK to conduct classes at Whimsical Cakehouse and to film video tutorials for Cake Masters. She packed in an amazing amount in her short time here...

Cookie Monster Tutorial

I have made a tutorial on how to make the lovable Cookie monster – great one for kiddies and hobby bakers to get involved with as no special tools are used to give a really professional effect. Things you will need: Dessicated...