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Rustic Ruffle cake

Is there anyway to do this cake in buttercream? I have a bride looking at cake designs. She is in love with this design. Thank you.

Rustic Ruffle cake technique

I have a bride looking at cake design options. She loves this cake :) Is there anyway to do it in Buttercream :)

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...

My first wedding cake

I finally got my first wedding cake order and boy was i nervous! I not only had to make 290 servings of cake but also produce a beautiful wedding cake lol.. It was a gorgeous wedding with the reception held in a beautiful barn.. at the last...

Interview #25: Sharon Wee

Short Bio Sharon Wee is a gorgeous, tiny, talented powerhouse in the Cake Decorating Community. I had the pleasure of meeting Sharon for the first time earlier this year at the Australian Cake Decorating Network Cake Camp in Melbourne and I...

Gravity Defying Chocolate Cake

I loved the challenge of creating my first Gravity Defying Cake. If you have the right support system you can create endless designs to make anyone speechless. The cake I am showing you is on a much smaller scale, so you may need more...

CakesDecor Gazette: Issue 4.03 / March 2015

Welcome to the Issue 4.03 / March 2015 of the CakesDecor Gazette  Click here to view the CD Gazette archives ~ Click here to view Gazette in web browser ...

Rustic Door with Wood Grain Royal Icing Cookie

For this tutorial I will show you how to create a rustic door with wood grain effect using royal icing, how to pipe dimensional birds, and Lambeth style roses. The arch window and door handle are achieved with wrought iron royal icing effect...

Realistic buttercream Birch tree cake tutorial (video)

Hi all, It’s been a while since I posted here, I thought I would for my latest tutorial video – how to make a realistic birch tree stump cake using buttercream, with no special piping tips. Every part of this cake is decorated in pure...

Pastel Magnolia Buttercream Cake

Last weekend I had the privilege of making a beautiful buttercream cake with my popular sugar magnolias. This time there was a specific texture involved in the buttercream, and the flowers were a colour I hadn’t had the opportunity to make...