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Cakes Decor gazette: Issue 6.04 / April 2017

Well another month comes and goes and now almost a quarter of the year has gone by. Where does the time go? This month I am so happy because I got to interview one of our most loveliest of members, Marlene Debattista. If you have not seen it...

Tool Review Airbrush!!

Well I just had to put a review in on this as its transformed my cakes and such an easy product to use. I have used a couple of different airbrushes abd found one that allows you to change the mode i.e. strength of airflow is certainly...

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...

Cake Decorating Business #7: Customer Service

Part #7: Customer Service Customer service is something which is vitally important to the cake industry. The products we provide are highly personal, are usually a luxury, and we provide them at a time when people are feeling emotional...

New beginnings #2: Sugarveil

I had started gathering all my cake essentials and came across a brilliant web site www.thecakedecoratingcompany.co.uk and OMG I must be a rated customer now :-) its like toysrus for cake lovers. The product I took to straight away was the...

The Cake & Bake Show 2013 #1: Review

My name is Sameera and I own Sweet Blossom Cakes based in Kent, U.K. I had the privilege of attending The Cake & Bake Show at Earl’s Court on behalf of Cakesdecor.com. My experience at the show was tremendous. I had the opportunity to meet...

Tool Review-Curling Iron

I have a curling iron that is dedicated to just my Wafer Paper. The heat causes the paper to curl where you need it. Its perfect for making fringe, curled petals, spindles for ribbons or what ever project you need it for. The plus side to using...

Tool Review : Rolling Pins

My tool/tools may seem boring, but as I thought about what I used every time I did a cake, rolling fondant, doing gumpaste work/decorations/flowers etc., I realized, to me they are very essential. 1. My small trusty Wilton rolling pin…I can...

Tool review: Stitching tool

The one tool I could not do without is my stitching tool. I have one from PME which has been with me since the beginning of my cake obsession and has never complained or broken. I use it for quilting as it is intended but also for so much more....

Interview #38: Daniel Casero Pérez

1. How or why did you get started in cake decorating… was it by accident or did you always have a passion for it? As a child I used to enjoy making figurines and drawing, but my creativity never ‘spilled’ into the kitchen… In fact, up until a...