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Fondant Tutorials #2: Layering technique

For a friend’s birthday present wanted to try out a new fondant technique; layering… With many trial and error tryouts, eventually i managed to create his portrait in a personalized style and put it in a frame. ;D Hope you’ll like it! ...

Interview #49: Jessica MV

Jessica’s: CakesDecor Profile | Facebook Page | Website Interview 1. Tell us a little about yourself, family, where do you live and what did you do for a living before making cakes if anything? I was born and have been living in Vietnam....

How to mail cupcakes

How to ship cupcakes Two weeks ago I was on the phone with my mom and she said, “You need to send cupcakes for your dad’s 75th birthday!” My thought was, “Yeah, right mom, how on earth am I going to do that?” Then, one morning while I was in...

Parrot Tulip Painted on a Sugar Cookie

Parrot tulips are perfect for an early spring wedding, with their curly, twisted, and fringed petals that resemble feathers. Painting them on a sugar cookie would be a beautiful wedding favor, the colour combinations are endless. Once you...

PERFECT MASKING Technique

I’ve always said that your fondant coating can only be as good as your ganache (or buttercream) masking. Today I am going to show a simple technique that allows for a near perfect masking that is ready to be coated with fondant. I used this...

Interview #62: Sweet Dreams by Heba Elalfy

Sweet Dreams by Heba | Facebook Page 1. Tell us a little about yourself, family, where do you live and what did you do for a living before making cakes if anything? I want to thank Michal Bulla for asking me for an interview; it’s an honor....

CakesDecor Theme: 3D Sculpted Cakes

Sculpted cakes, the cakes that always leave you speechless, stunned, amazed, the kind of cakes that always leave you asking yourself “How on Earth did they do that?!” Well, I have no idea, but, all I can say is, Congratulations on the gift...

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...

How to make a Gumpaste Rainbow

Gather your materials (add a ruler or straight edge to this list!) Knead in a little tylose powder to your coloured fondant. My ratio is 1tsp tylose to 250g of fondant. Roll ropes of fondant (now gumpaste!) to desired thickness. Keep...

AIRBRUSH #3: LET'S KICK IT WITH JOHNNY -BAMBOO CAKE BOARD { AIRBRUSH HOW TO }

I don’t know about you, but the first thing I look at when I see a cake… is the cake board. Its like a cake body langue thing… I can read and get so much information about the cake and it’s creator by the cake board the cake is wearing. Seems...