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Royal Wedding Garden Party

With the impending royal wedding and the recent heatwave it only seems apt that in true ‘Brit’ style we should see it as an opportunity to join in with the celebrations and throw a party…. and eat cake!!! Why not recreate the street parties...

How to make a naked cake

How to make a naked cake

How to make wired Sugar Succulents

This tutorial was made following my ""blog post":http://mydelectabletreats.blogspot.com/2013/08/my-sweet-succulent-adventure.html "on a wedding cake project with my friend :) Here’s how I made the sugar succulents. You will be...

Flowers #12: How to Crystallise Crystallize Edible Viola Spring Flowers Step by Step Tutorial

Hello, welcome to my tutorial demonstrating how to crystallise, crytallize (candied) edible viola flowers. This method can be used on all edible flowers. As it is spring in the UK and these beautiful Viola’s are growing in my garden I am...

JEM Equipment #1: The wedding cake

JEM cutters and equipment Obsession I’ve been cake decorating for around 35 years and have known and owned JEM products for many of those but it was not until I recently when I went to a product training day at PME Knightsbridge in the UK that...

Interview #52: Vasilije Vasiljevic of Nasa Mala Zavrzlama

CakesDecor Profile | Web | Facebook | Instagram 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’m living in Belgrade, Serbia, where I came 20 years ago as a...

Interview #4: Ron Ben-Israel

Biography As Chef-Owner of one of the country’s finest couture cake studios, Ron Ben-Israel started his confectionery adventures after a fifteen-year career as a professional modern dancer. Upon retiring from performing with companies...

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...

Wedding cakes in Buttercream #2: Rustic warmth BC wedding cake

bake 3-tiers in 6-8-12-in 2-layers each. Frost in buttercream, smooth w/ spatula dipped in very warm water completely sides and top. Start at back of cake and take angled spatula dip in warm water, and shake off. start at bottom...

Wedding cakes in Buttercream #1: 3 designs in one cake

I used 100% buttercream to frost cake with, and do all scrollwork, boarders, etc… 3-tier wedding cake (6-8-12 inch tiers) 2-layers in each tier w/ buttercream filling. I baked and frosted all tiers w/ buttercream frosting. ...