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10,157 views, 0 by Maria @ RooneyGirl BakeShop

Maria @ RooneyGirl BakeShop

My first professional wedding cake - help!

I have my first wedding cake coming up in two weeks – bride wants a fondant covered red velvet/cream cheese frosting cake with red gumpaste flowers cascading down the tiers (very traditional). I am going to finish the cake the night before...

1,041 views, 2 by Zahraa

Zahraa

Birch bark cake

Here is my birch bark cake with sugar anemone flowers bouquet

643 views, 0 by renuscakes

Help with Flowers on cake

HI Everyone, I am complitely new to this area of baking, So I need tips for making flowers from fondant / Gumpaste. I have made beautiful flowers with fondant but in few hours this flowers didnt hold, I also let them set for few hours. I have...

12,437 views, 0 by bakinlove

Buttercream with Fondant decorations?

All right, I am a well experienced cake baker and decorator. However, ALL my experience is with buttercream. My SIL is getting married in May and wants a fondant cake…but she really wants a buttercream cake with a fondant drape flowing from the...

721 views, 0 by islandgirl

Lord of the Rings Cake

Hi I am Marsha and I’m a cake novice, I’ve mostly done cakes with flowers, but I’m doing a cake as a Gift for my Pastor’s son wedding. He wanted Lord Of The Rings Theme so I looked it up and came across this pic but I don’t have a clue as to how...

821 views, 1 by Roo's Little Cake Parlour

Roo's Little Cake Parlour

Real flowers on a cake

Hi all. A customer has asked for a naked cake with a teapot on top and real flowers cascading down to a teacup on the board. I am trying to figure out how to achieve the effect with real flowers, ie how to wire them, prepare them to stop them...

590 views, 0 by Kelly Stevens

Kelly Stevens

To ombre or not to ombre?

Hi everyone :-) Looking for your thoughts on my upcoming cake. A friend has asked me to do a simple 8" cake with buttercream icing and maybe a few flowers. My thought was a single statement flower or a couple grouped together; a fully opened...

794 views, 0 by Roo's Little Cake Parlour

Roo's Little Cake Parlour

Cake Camp

Are any of you lovely people going to Cake Camp UK next weekend? I am hoping to improve my modelling skills, my favourite thing to create, along with flowers. Would be great to meet up with any of you going along.

33,795 views, 0 by Sugar&Spice by NA

Sugar&Spice by NA

Problem with fondant

Hi! Please can someone help me with this problem!! Today had to cover a cake with fondant, 1st i crumb coated with butter cream, than I put it in the fridge for about 10mns(I always do that), I rolled my fondant, as soon as I wanted to spread it...

1,363 views, 0 by TLC

TLC

Help with fondant flowers on a buttercream cake

I hope that someone can help-I want to make a two tier BC cake and put some florist paste/gumpaste roses on it. How do I attach them and are they likely to wilt? If it is for a wedding will they last all day?? Tia!

3,050 views, 0 by kmac

How to Acheive Burnt Orange for Gumpaste Flowers

I have to dust parts of some white stargazer lilies burnt orange and was wondering how to acheive burnt orange in petal dust? Here is the photo of the shade of burnt orange. I purchased two jars of CK Flame petal dust as suggested by one...

877 views, 0 by SugarMagicCakes (Christine)

SugarMagicCakes (Christine)

Wired rose cascade help!

Hi all! I have 3 tier rose cascade wedding cake coming up in a few weeks, I’ve never done anything like this before, with so many flowers. I’m fine with making the wired flowers, just wondered if any of you have any tips for attaching the cascade...

1,689 views, 0 by Julia Marie Cakes

Julia Marie Cakes

Delivering a 5 tier cake

Good morning everyone! I hope you are all doing well! I have my first ever 5 tiered wedding cake coming up soon, for my brother’s wedding. I would really like to deliver the cake in one piece, as they really want a cascade of sugar flowers...

973 views, 1 by Elizabeth Miles Cake Design

Elizabeth Miles Cake Design

Sofia the first Too much purple!

Sofia the First cakes are just all too purple. I am really lacking enthusiasm for this cake I want to do her in a garden with flowers or something with some green!! But the client likes the purple, and white yawn, and now they are wanting it a...

3,363 views, 0 by gemmascakes

gemmascakes

Five tier cake!

I was asked to do a five tier enchanted forest cake! My first three tier cake didn’t go so well but I corrected my mistakes and have had success with my tier cakes. Now a five tier cake will be a challenge. My question is, do I assemble it...

37,296 views, 0 by Elizabeth Miles Cake Design

Elizabeth Miles Cake Design

Bare/Naked wedding cake prices??

Hello, I have been asked to quote for a 3 tier bare wedding cake with 3 layers of cake on each tier with jam and some kind of frosting filling decorated with fruit and flowers. I gave what I thought was a reasonable price including delivery and...

2,112 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.....

1,578 views, 0 by Kendra

Refrigeration Question

Hey, guys! I’ve got a lemon/blueberry cake with fresh (frozen) blueberries in both the cake and filling. The filling has a very high sugar content (ABC) and the cake will be coated in white chocolate ganache before being covered in fondant. My...

5,732 views, 0 by Michal Bulla

Michal Bulla

CakesDecor Interviews #2 - Aldoska

Aldoska is a mother of 3 kids, lives with her husband and her two sons in a small village in Czech Republic, Europe. She is happily married and the family is always on the first place in her life. She works as a teacher in special class for...

1,303 views, 0 by Sweet Couture

Sweet Couture

Hi and I'm Michelle Wong

My name is Michelle, a full-time mother to my 3 beautiful children and my previous job was marketer for a small construction company. And now I’m still a full time mother (just got to love that job) and a cake decorator -specialised in gumpaste...