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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...

CakesDecor Gazette: Issue 3.04 / April 2014

Editorial Hello my Lovelies, I LOVE a good reaction to my work….in fact, I think I can admit to being a big reaction junkie! There’s nothing like seeing joy on someone’s face and knowing that something you created with your hands put that...

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...

How to ganache a cake the upside the way (my way)

Hi Lovelies!!!! Sharing with y’all this video tutorial I made on how I frost my cakes with ganache the upside down way (my way). You will need 2 same size acrylic circles, 2 cake boards, a turntable, a palette knife, offset spatula, container...

Destination Wedding Themed Island Beach Cookie

Destination weddings are growing in popularity, about 1 out of every 4 weddings is a destination wedding. Enticing the guests with celebrating for multiple days, while be able to enjoy a vacation! Not surprising Tropical Islands are the...

Hand Painted Vintage Rose Cookies

Wedding season is in full bloom, and wedding cookies are more popular than ever. For this tutorial, I will show you how to hand paint edible vintage roses on royal icing transfer cookies. These hand painted vintage rose cookies were...

Hand Painted Rose Cookies

I love painting on royal icing (and fondant as well). Therefore, I created these hand-painted rose plaque cookies. In this video, I will show how to pipe the mini plaque royal icing transfers, use food gel to paint the roses, and finish the...

Wet on Wet Rose Cookies with Stylish Attitude

I had a small amount of cookie dough left over and I hate to waste, so I cut out these mini plaque cookies. My husband thought I was crazy, as he declared I would never be able to create a design for such small cookies. Being the competitive...

Hot Air Balloon Cookies

This Friday happens to be my birthday, for a fun activity, my husband arranged for our family to take a hot air balloon ride. The beauty of Colorado below us was illuminating and left me speechless. For today’s tutorial, I will show you how...

Making a 6" Round Battenberg Cake for a Wedding Cake

This was my practice session for the top tier of the Kenyan Roses Wedding cake. The bride and groom asked for the top tier to be a 6" round Battenberg. I made this tester cake using a guide I found on www.cookgoodfood.com. This was made using two...