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1,401 views, 0 by Angela - A Slice of Happiness

Angela - A Slice of Happiness

Advice on calculating portions in a carved cake please?

Hi I have been asked to make a car cake for a friends 50th birthday. I have made a couple small scale ones, where the size of the cake/number of portions was not important so it just used a combination of tins and carved until I was happy :) ...

519 views, 0 by Rhian -Higgins Home Bakes

Just wanted to say hello

Hi I’m Rhian I wanted to say hello. My son and I are tentatively starting our own cake and dessert business part time- entitled “Higgins Home Bakes”. I have been baking since I was a child and just to put that in to contexts my 50th birthday is...

1,178 views, 0 by Anita

Anita

Help

I have an order for a 50th birthday cake for a lady that travels a lot. That is the theme. I have no idea what to put on it. LOL I make mostly flowers. Can someone please give me some ideas? I’m at a loss. Thank you in advance.

4,779 views, 0 by Sweet Traditions

Sweet Traditions

Leather texture?

Hi all! I will be making a book cake for my daughters future mother in law’s 50th Birthday next week. Any fabulous ideas on how to create a leather look on fondant? Thanks in advance Nan

531 views, 0 by Missybloop

Prices for cakes

A friend of my grandmother saw some cakes I made and wants me to make a cake for her husbands 50th birthday. She wants to pay me 35 dollars. What do you think is a good price I’ll attach some of my cakes.

1,711 views, 0 by Sweet Traditions

Sweet Traditions

Poured sugar for magnifying glass?

Hi all any great recipes/ideas for making the glass part of a magnifying glass. I’m making a Nancy Drew themed 50th birthday cake and thought an edible magnifying glass would be fun. Thanks in advance Nancy

2,284 views, 0 by Laura

Laura

Movie Reel cake

Hello Everyone :) I want to make a 3 tier movie reel cake with images for my cousins 50th birthday. Does anyone have a link for a good tutorial? Thank you in advance :) Laura

5,613 views, 7 by CuriAUSSIEty Cakes

CuriAUSSIEty  Cakes

CakesDecor Gazette: Issue 4.09 / September 2015

I hope you all love this months gazette as much as I did putting it together! So many wonderful collaborations to share along with some of the best top 5 cakes you could imagine. Oh and did you see the cake decorators of the week this month, OMG...

886 views, 0 by Redhead

Garfield Cake - 3D Novelty Cat Cake

Hello, this is the Garfield Cake that I made for my Best Friends Daughter for her 5th Birthday yesterday. It’s my first attempt at a fully sculpted cake. I’d just like to show you all, it’s only a very quick video as I’ve been quite busy. Please...

5,048 views, 20 by CuriAUSSIEty Cakes

CuriAUSSIEty  Cakes

CakesDecor Gazette: Issue 4.10 / October 2015

The Gazette is out folks with a completely new section talking about my new favorite things as well as highlighting some of the great things that have been happening in the cakey world. I hope you all enjoy it and as always I love hearing your...

3,003 views, 0 by Elena Z

Elena Z

Advice/Ideas for a 30th Birthday/Superbowl party cake (female)

Hi everyone! I need help coming up with a simple but thoughtful cake idea for a girlfriend who is turning 30 and hosting a SuperBowl/Birthday party at her house. It’ll probably be for about 30 ppl and though I want it to be more for her...

921 views, 0 by 2nd rate caker

2nd rate caker

2nd rate caker :-)

Good evening, everyone ! My name is Genete; I live in the United Kingdom. I am new to this site – after stumbling across it I just had to join. The cakes I have seen on here are awesome. I am self taught. Have been playing around with all...

2,396 views, 0 by Raewyn Read Cake Design

Raewyn Read Cake Design

La Belle Aurore hosts Callicious Cakes

Last month, lovely Calli of Callicious Cakes travelled to Italy with her wonderful husband as part of her 60th birthday celebrations. While she was in Rome, the talented team at La Belle Aurore invited her to a fabulous luncheon at their home. ...

838 views, 0 by LStrong

Seeking High Heel Cake Topper

Hello I’m new to this site, and am desperately looking for a High Heel Cake Topper for my All White themed 40th Birthday Party. I’m looking for heels that are realistic looking in white and/or silver with rhinestones. Please advise where to...

3,559 views, 0 by Kendra Hicks

Kendra Hicks

Classic Car Cake Pricing??

I’ve been commissioned to build a cake replica of a classic car for a man’s 80th birthday. I’ve underpriced myself many times before because I wasn’t sure how the end result would turn out. I’m finally confident enough that I know it will be...

3,549 views, 0 by sasha

sasha

any ideas for a "bridge" cake - (card game)

Hi guys, I’ve got an upcoming order for a 90th birthday….the theme is the card game Bridge…..have google imaged it, but not been particularly inspired yet…..any suggestions?? Thanks so much x

1,695 views, 0 by Maureen

Looking for ideas for Bart Simpson being naughty- (ha)

Hi Guys- I’m making a surprise 40th birthday cake for a friend- He LOVES the Simpsons- so I am making Homer lounging on the couch with a JETS jersey (another of the birthday boy’s favorites)- holding a remote and a Duff can of beer. The TV will...

2,810 views, 0 by Pam

Help with Design Ideas and Witty/Quirky Inscription please

This last requrest has me stumped - 10inch square deep fruitcake – covered in almond paste and fondant. 80th birthday cake for a male. Client (wife) would like cake topper to represent her husbands lifelong dedication to their refrigeration...

397 views, 0 by SnoBuny

Adding Sugar crystals to Ice Cream Cake

My daughters 40th birthday is coming up in 2 weeks and she has asked me to make a aqua colored bling cake, full of sparkle for a party. The problem is she only likes ice cream filled cakes which I normally frost in a whip cream base icing. I...

1,528 views, 0 by Maureen

40th Bday Nursing theme- ideas needed!!!!!

Hi Guys— Reaching out for some ideas— ANY ideas!! Ha The cake is for this Saturday- a friend of a friend- so not a lot of personal info available to me— she is a nurse- who is taking a break from nursing (Im sure there is a story there but.....