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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...

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...

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...

Taj Mahal cake tutorial

1. Taj Mahal is all about symmetry. Plan the size of the cake you are making and create the templates A and B using a cardboard. 2. Roll the white fondant and Cut 4 * A and 4* B shapes using the template. Let the figure dry. It took me over...

Tool Review - I ♡ My Mat!

Hi everyone! Ive been using my mat a lot lately so i thought id review it! I used it a couple of weeks ago to cover a large square board and yesterday a large square cake……I hate covering square cakes, but my mat makes it easy! I recommend if...

Tutorial #14: Formula 1 3D Cake

NEW VIDEO OUT TODAY !!!!!! 3D Formula 1 Cake 🏎️🏎️🏎️🏎️ www.youtube.com/veruscawalker With one template and a 10" square cake you can create two different looking cakes. Hope you enjoy!!!! Blueprint: Template: Stickers: ...

Cake Pricing-The Way a Honey Bunny Would do it.

Many of us have trouble pricing cakes and there are so many thoughts and opinions to why we should or shouldn’t talk cake pricing. I have read the blogs and watched almost every youtube and periscope video regarding this subject. The conclusion...

Interview #27: Dawn Butler of Dinkydoodle Designs

Dawn’s: CakesDecor Profile | Website | Facebook Page DAWN BUTLER INTERVIEW 1. Tell me about the woman behind DinkyDoodle Designs. Are you married? Do you have kids? Where is your hometown? What is your day job or are you a full-time...

My Fake Ganache Recipe

Ok…..to relate to this title I have to offer a explanation. My family dislikes both chocolate & white ganache. They find it too sweet. I’ve tried several recipes to no avail. So…I experimented to figure out how I could make a type of...