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2,879 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...

3,883 views, 0 by Kendra

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...

1,060 views, 0 by Gotta Make The Cupcakes (Michelle)

Gotta Make The Cupcakes (Michelle)

Newbie here -- help with a two tier cake please?

Hi all My name is Michelle I own a Gourmet Cupcake business and have been doing pretty well for the past 5 years fulfilling cupcake orders, custom toppers & cupcake cakes. I have a regular customer who has requested a two tier cake for her...

1,308 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.

1,841 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...

1,932 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

3,191 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...

1,800 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 :) ...

626 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.

284 views, 0 by Evee

Introduce yourself

Hi there, I have just been looking at these gorgeous cakes on the internet. I love the Richmond one from Lisa fudge. I was wondering if you would make this cake for my sisters upcoming 50th Birthday in August? cheers Evee

1,076 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...

2,507 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. ...

911 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...

3,832 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

491 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...

2,465 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

872 views, 1 by LittleJakesCakes

LittleJakesCakes

New Member to CakesDecor

Hi All, I am a new member to CakesDecor, My name is Paul Niven and I have been baking and decorating cakes for just over a year now, I have always been interested in cooking since school and loved to Bake, however this all stopped once i left...

629 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...

5,213 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

439 views, 0 by RavensShadow

Blood Red Airbrush Color?

The Problem: So I am making a cake for a birthday and need to get a deep blood red color for my airbrush. I am making a gothic style cake so think really deep blood red. I am having problems creating the red I want. Does anyone know any color...