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1,808 views, 0 by Sugar&Spice by NA

Sugar&Spice by NA

Styrofoam boards

Hi! Please bear with my questions:) My cake boards( I mean the big base of the cake) are made out of Styrofoam that has texture on it, I mean they’re not smooth, they look like the ones that you get in the box of a new TV, or any electrical...

955 views, 0 by Sophisticated

Sophisticated

Cake Displays/boards

Where do you guys buy beautiful cake displays and boards for special events at an affordable price? I am in South Florida area.

1,201 views, 0 by Tammy

Tammy

non corrugated cake boards

does anyone know where i can find non corrugated cake boards? not masonite board, though. it seems that the type of boards i’m looking for are all over in the UK, but i haven’t been able to find any here in the US. thanks!

1,891 views, 0 by Lisa Salerno

Lisa Salerno

It's just cake !

Hi everyone x I really just wanted to let someone know about what just happened to me and I’m pretty sure you are the only people that may understand . I was approached by someone who had seen one if my cakes (the snooker table ) via a link here...

3,820 views, 13 by CuriAUSSIEty Cakes

CuriAUSSIEty  Cakes

Cakesdecor Gazette: Issue 4.07 / July 2015

This is a great gazette for anyone wanting to take their cakes to a new level and start competing. A few helpful hints and lots of encouragement. Check out the fabulous interview with the ever so gorgeous Melanie Byrne of the enchanting merchant...

633 views, 0 by Angel Rushing

Angel Rushing

Cake drums?

I would really like to start putting my cakes on “cake drums”, I think that’s what they are called, or at least a thicker board instead of the thin waxed boards I’ve been using. I think it just makes the cakes look so much nicer and I’d like to...

1,501 views, 0 by Zoe

Zoe

Making a wedding cake for the first time...as a favour!

Hi I’m totally new to all this, I’ve only ever baked cakes for home (basic cakes at that). My niece is having a low key wedding (thank goodness it is low key!) and has asked me to make her wedding cake. Bottom tier – Fruit, Middle & Top –...

1,153 views, 0 by TheCakeBar

TheCakeBar

cakes & cakeboards

How do you all adhere your cakes to your boards???? Everytime I travel with a cake it shifts off the board and if my board is decorated it will mess up the design.

1,055 views, 0 by Charlotte

Help - first wedding cake costing

Hi everyone. I have recently set up my own cake making business after making cakes for friends and family for over 3 years. I have had my first request for a wedding cake price but am really struggling! I have worked out it will cost around £110...

872 views, 0 by Zoe

Zoe

First time wedding cake :-/

Hi I’m totally new to all this, I’ve only ever baked cakes for home (basic cakes at that). My niece is having a low key wedding (thank goodness it is low key!) and has asked me to make her wedding cake. Bottom tier – Fruit, Middle & Top –...

1,039 views, 1 by Fun Fiesta Cakes

Fun Fiesta Cakes

Cake Plate Separators

Hi, everybody… I’ve been asked to do a 4-tier cake for a baby shower and I want to make sure the stacking is secure since I will have to travel quite a distance to deliver the cake. I normally use dowels and cake boards in between tiers –...

4,557 views, 0 by Sarah F

Sarah F

Center doweling a cake

So the largest cake I have done was 4 tiers but I put it together on site. I have done many others usually 2 tiers that I either travel with it stacked with dowels on the bottom tier or I put it together on site. Im having a hard time wrapping...

975 views, 1 by Nuria Moragrega - Cake Mistress

Nuria Moragrega - Cake Mistress

Calling all Italians!@!!! and people in hot countries!

I’m being flown to Tuscany to make a wedding cake in June and i’m having a bit of a panic. I cant take everything in my suitcase and i need a plan b. Can anyone recommend me an Italian cake supplier, for boards/boxes/sugarpaste/ganache...

1,236 views, 0 by nehabakes

Do I need a central dowel????

Hello all, I am a newbie, like in reality and in all seriousness :) (not like, oh am just a humble newcomer but my cakes look awesome and impossible!). I haven’t made a cake higher than a tier in my life. So, my son’s 3rd birthday is coming and...

813 views, 0 by janetbakes

Using onlay moulds

Have seen some gorgeous cakes using silicon onlay moulds and would appreciate feedback on using these before investing in some. I know they are 2 pi r long so wrap evenly on even sized cakes eg 4 times to wrap an 8 inch cake . However my...

1,565 views, 0 by Candybar413

Cake box suppliers

Can anyone tell me where to find a supplier for boxes, cake boards, decorating supplies?

896 views, 0 by Indietiff

Hello! An introduction

Hi all I just wanted to introduce myself quickly. I had a home bakery business myself for a short time but then I got pregnant with my second daughter and the physical work was more than I could handle. I hardly ever bake anymore and she’s 11...

1,255 views, 0 by weeali

Need some advice please on stacking cake sideways

HI I’m new here I need a bit of advice. I have a customer who wants a cake with a wonky heart shape cake stacked , one flat and the top one on it’s side – well the top really and have no idea if it’s possible. Please can someone assist also i...

2,611 views, 0 by Bliss Pastry

Bliss Pastry

Bots on the top 15 leader board

Just wanted to say that I think something odd is happening on the gallery tonight….. I think someone is running a bot or some program to increase views. It happened on my cake where i went from 18 to ver 100 views within 30 but I can see it very...

8,608 views, 0 by Lisa-Jane Fudge

Lisa-Jane Fudge

"What do you use to attach ribbon to the cake board???"

I have asked this question also on my facebook page. I am desperate for a good solution. Your help would be greatly appreciated. I use double sided tape. But in humid and hot weather, it can be a real pain in the you know what!!