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4,939 views, 1 by Perfect Party Cakes (Sharon Ward)

Perfect Party Cakes (Sharon Ward)

Airbrushing to make a black cake

Hi everyone I’m in need of some help please. I have to cover a large 11" cake black. To keep the cost down (and ensure it tastes nice) I was going to cover the cake in grey fondant and then spray it black with my airbrush. I just wondered if...

1,511 views, 0 by miettes

miettes

Black & White Cakes - Quaterly awards

Am I the only one having trouble picking just five entries from all 187? Some are truly gorgeous and stunning and the choice is VERY hard… Just wanted to post this to say how wonderul these cakes are ans seeing all the B&W together is simply...

9,743 views, 0 by Nikki Belleperche

Nikki Belleperche

Airbrushing cakes black?

Some of you may have seen one of my previous posts about how I have an upcoming wedding cake that will have all red and black fondant tiers. I have been looking for good deals on red and black fondant (the two colors I absolutely loath to color...

6,645 views, 4 by Julia Hardy

Julia Hardy

Using Black Fondant

Hello CD friends and a happy new year to you all. I have a question on behalf of someone else. This lovely lady called Rebecca is a cake contact of mine on Flickr and she is very concerned as she has been asked to make a black wedding cake and...

1,727 views, 0 by Raewyn Read Cake Design

Raewyn Read Cake Design

Eeeek!!! Tracey Rothwell featured on MTV Geek!!!

In May fabulous Tracey Rothwell, owner of Little Cherry Cake Company was featured on the Holy Grail of all things ‘Too cool for school’ – MTV Geek!!! Congratulations Tracey!! :) x ...

3,152 views, 0 by Sweet Heaven Cakes

Sweet Heaven Cakes

Old Book Cake

Hello I need your experience, advices, suggestions .. all ideas about how can I do this cake (black book) My client want the book in color emerald green and the letters in gold any Idea???

1,273 views, 0 by Karen

Karen

Black fondant and diamonte

Hello my lovely’s, can anyone just help me out a bit?? I am doing a black ruffle rose cake next week and I am A little worried as to how to get the icing sugar off the fondant so It looks clean?? Someone mentioned trex.. Next is I have seen...

2,027 views, 0 by Karen

Karen

Ideas anyone???

Please help!!! I have a request for a 3 tier black and silver cake with needs to look elegant for her 50 th Birthday. I was thinking a bit of bling and maybe a few fantasy flowers but not Sure as the only cakes I have done before are novelty.....

1,933 views, 0 by Rosa

Rosa

Black Royal Icing

Hi everyone….I have seen many cakes with black stenciling on them, my question is: How do you get black royal icing? Because mine never looks BLACK, it looks more like dark grey. Do you use regular black food coloring gels? I need to stencil a...

876 views, 1 by Sweet Fusion Cakes (Anjuna)

Sweet Fusion Cakes (Anjuna)

Very First Cake on the Home Page!!

Doing a happy dance this morning!! I have made it to the Home Page, for the first time. Thank you to everyone that commented and fav’d and to everyone who follows my page. xx

1,988 views, 0 by The Moonlight Hare

The Moonlight Hare

Icing a Damask pattern

Hello my lovely cake friends xx I’ve been asked to make a Black on Ivory Damask cake. I’ve been let down with black fondant changing colour, and don’t want the same problem with icing. This will be my first attempt at using a cake template, so...

1,019 views, 0 by Robin Meyers

Robin Meyers

oh my!!

Anyone else ever had this kind of luck? I took too many orders this weekend. Sweet 16 cake 4 doz cake balls, 4 doz custom decorated cookies, a birthday cake. The topped off one more last minute cake… here was the concept a 9×13 sheet cake...

1,303 views, 0 by katemacchi

HELP...need some help and ideas

I have been asked to make a stacked black and white “diva” cake. I am searching for ideas and also need help in the best way to make really BLACK icing. When I make my buttercream black it tastes really bad, so I was thinking fondant, but I’ve...

1,066 views, 0 by inspiratacakes

inspiratacakes

Black fondant

Hi, I am going to be doing a cake with a black tier and a silver tier. I worry about the taste of ready made fondant but don’t have time to make my own. Can anyone suggest a nice tasting black fondant? I’m also tempted to airbrush black but...

9,359 views, 0 by The Moonlight Hare

The Moonlight Hare

Why did my grey fondant turn green???

Well I’m totally confused……..yesterday I made my second Millennium Falcon cake. I used extra black to create the shades of grey, but instead of “shades of grey” if you’ll pardon the pun. As the paste dried out I watched it change to shades of...

1,168 views, 0 by metria

metria

anyone got leads on Black Friday/Christmas deals?

anyone got leads on Black Friday/Christmas deals for cake decorating toys? i was really hoping the KitchenAid pasta attachments would go on sale, but i didn’t see any evidence of it online.

656 views, 0 by westmidlass

westmidlass

Fondant changing colour

Hi this is my first time posting on here and I hope someone can help. I was colouring fondant grey with black food colour for a eeyore cake ,got the right shade and covered the cake and it was fine. The next morning when I checked the cake the...

1,282 views, 0 by Cakes By Karen, Dayton, Tx.

Cakes By Karen, Dayton, Tx.

How to price your cakes.

I started doing this for my Grandchildren but I have people wanting me to make cakes. I can not do it for free going in the Black. How do you price your cake and time. Please help.

3,287 views, 2 by Violet - The Violet Cake Shop™

Violet - The Violet Cake Shop™

Just for Fun: Photos of Things (Other Than Another Cake) that Inspired A Design

Hi All, I just recently posted a cake that was inspired by a black & white ruffled dress by Valentino that popped up when I did a google search for something entirely unrelated, for another cake. After I made it, before I posted it here, I...

838 views, 0 by SBMC

Need cake design idea...drawing a blank :(

Hi everyone, I thought I would reach out to you all for ideas…I have a request for a 1 yr old girl and 31 year old birthday boy cake. The colour scheme is: zebra (black and white) and teal. The lady would like one cake, but incorporate both...