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Interview #50: Elizabeth Lander of Time for Tiffin

CakesDecor Profile | Facebook Page 1. Tell us a little about yourself, family, where do you live and what did you do for a living before making cakes if anything? I was born in Plymouth, Devon and being in a military family meant we moved...

My Cake Studio (again!)

I couldn’t turn down the chance to be part of Michal’s draw so here’s my studio again! Welcome to my humble abode…hope you like what I’ve done with the place… ;) My hubby converted this from our double garages, just reserving a little at the...

Hand Painting

I remember being utterly terrified the first time I painted a cake! I’d been asked for an animal print cake and the customer had sent me an image that was clearly painted! Luckily for me my friend Liz (time for tiffin) had done one so she talked...

Twelve Days of Christmas Homemade 2014

Two months ago, 12 artists from around the world were brought together by Heba, owner of Sweet Dreams, who has been the driving force behind this idea !! Each artist recreated one of the 12 days in a unique interpretation, keeping with the lyrics...

The RNLI Cake Collaboration

Hello all. Super proud to be one of the admin for this worthwhile collaboration. It’s the brainchild of Lizzie (Time for Tiffin) who works for the RNLI. Please show us some love and support over on the page. Thanks! Sugar Shipmates are proud to...

Baked With Love For Daddy Cake Collaboration Happy Father's Day

In honor of Father’s Day, some amazing children of well known cakers in our community have baked something special for daddy all by themselves. The love they show in their creations is amazing!!! Not to mention their daddy’s were overwhelmed by...

CakesDecor Quarterly Awards - Fall 2013 #3: And the Winners Are ...

The results are in and it’s time to officially announce the winners of the CakesDecor Quarterly Awards – Fall 2013. There were 187 beautiful entries posted in the Black & White Cakes category. Thank you all for submitting your cakes...

CakesDecor Gazette: Issue 3.06 / June 2014

Hello my Lovelies, What a special month it has been! An amazing group of people in Kate’s little home town of Benalla got together a ‘Shave for Kate’ fundraiser and with lots of hard work and bravery raised a whopping $14K!! One of those...

Stamping.

Odd title i know, i have done three cakes now using flexible rubber stamps these work great as they can bend around a cake when you imprint them, it’s best to do it as soon as you have covered the cake in fondant as you need it soft. I also like...

Gorjuss structure

This is my method on how i do my standing model’s, I like to assemble them straight onto the cake as i find it more stable. The legs are tyloed fondant i usually use a little wire to tie them at the top so they stay together if the body is a...