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CakesDecor Theme: Gorgeous Square Cakes

“Gorgeous Square Cakes’ is this week’s theme. I think we all know how hard it is to achieve perfect square edges on these type of cakes, but here we have some fantastic examples of how it should be done! Absolutely stunning designs!! Big...

Quick Tip - Octagon Cutouts using Square Cutter

Here is a quick tip sheet I created for making octagon cutouts using a basic square cutter as seen on the bottom tier of the cake I made recently for my sis’ birthday. I’m sure others have already thought of this or could have easily come up...

How To Get Sharp Edges on a Square Cake - Super Easy!!!

Hi! This is a tutorial that I shared on Facebook and Liz Marek from Artisan Cake Company shared on her blog. Square cakes have been the bane of my existence for quite a while. Until I stumbled upon this method. I literally did this by accident:...

Ganaching and Covering a Square Cake tutorial

Preparing and Covering a Square Cake To Ganache: 1. Layer cake with ganache and affix to baseboard with ganache. 2. Affix baseboard to workboard with ganache. 3. Trim cake so there is a 3 -5mm space between the cake and the edge of the...

Coffee Squared Cupcakes

Cupcake Ingredients: (Makes appx 24) 3/4 cup strong hot coffee 3 tsp instant espresso powder 3/4 cup dark cocoa 3/4 cup unsalted butter, room temperature 2 cups brown sugar 3 large eggs, room temperature 2 1/2 cups flour 1 cup...

SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS WAFFLES!

9x9x3 square cake baking

Hello, I am on my third attempt at baking a square 9×9×3 cake. I am using an aluminum pan, a bakers nail and the heating wrap around the outside. I have let it bake at 325 F for approximately 65-75 minutes. It always falls in the center. It holds...

New Design and New Features

After almost 20 hours of migration, New CakesDecor is live! I know that some of you will feel like the old one was better or you did have your own way to browse it and now it doesn’t work the same way. Because of this, I would like to tell you...

Coffee Filter Rose

Supplies: coffee filters, wire, green floral tape, alcohol, colour gel, if desired, scissors, white glue, small brush to apply glue, styrofoam square (to place your flower as you work), pencil, circle cutters…small, medium & large. I...

MICKEY & GOOFY RIDE...(Fast Tutorial)

Hello!! After several requests to do a tutorial for my Mickey & Goofy Car, I finally had some free time and did a gathering of some photos. I have to apolagize, because I thought I had photos from all the step by step, but I don’t. So I...