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1,432 views, 20 by carolina Wachter

carolina Wachter

In celebration of International Children's Day, "Children´s Classic Books "Sweet Collaboration

In celebration of International Children’s Day, " Children’s Classic Books Sweet Collaboration “For the right to read and dream…” We are 47 artists from all over the world congratulating everyone for their work and my eternal gratitude for...

4,066 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...

2,506 views, 8 by Raewyn Read Cake Design

Raewyn Read Cake Design

Tracey of Little Cherry Cake Co Wins Gold at CI!

Congratulations to our fabulous CakesDecor member Tracey Rothwell of the Little Cherry Cake Company for her well deserved Gold and 1st Place at Cake International last weekend! Tracey entered the Wedding Cake section – 3 tiers and above...

1,881 views, 1 by Simmz

Simmz

Question about meringue buttercream

I usually use classic american buttercream on my cakes — lately I tried a couple of recipes of swiss meringue buttercream — i really liked the taste — but I also read its not safe to use because of uncooked eggwhite — I wanted to ask my fellow...

1,166 views, 0 by Mandy

Mandy

Music to bake to!!!

Am in the process of making a wedding cake a a big birthday cake, and have the music blaring out. I seem to produce better cakes when I have music on, especially soul jazz funk or 80’s classics. Is there anything you have found puts you into...

6,972 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...

841 views, 0 by Dolce come una caramella

Dolce come una caramella

Dolce come una caramella

Hello everyone! My name is Serena, I’m 35 years old, married, I have three children and two kittens. The passion for sweets was born as a child, when I went to look around in the back of my uncle’s bakery and remained always fascinated to see...

4,745 views, 0 by Tammy

Tammy

painting without an airbrush

hello fellow cakers!! i am trying to figure out the best efficient way to undertake a super mario themed birthday cake for my twin boys. i wanted to do a small 3 tiered cake and do two different scenes on the bottom to tiers and then make a...

1,176 views, 0 by Kimberlyg

Naked Wedding Cake... HELP PLEASE!

Hi there I’m making my first naked wedding cake in August and wondered if anyone has any tips? It’s going to be a 3 tiered cake, each tier having 3 layers. I’m going to use a classic Victoria sponge recipe for the sponge and will dowel with...

509 views, 1 by Viva La Buttercream

Viva La Buttercream

Dracula Collaboration 2015

Hi Everybody! With Shaking fingers, I present the first ever collaboration I have taken part in/organised! Featuring the talents of Van Goh Cakes, Sweet Nostalgia Handcrafted Cakes and Cupcakes, Pearl’s Creations, and my own Kerrie’s Cakes, I...

616 views, 11 by Gauri Kekre

Gauri Kekre

Classique Bollywood Cake Collaboration

In the year 1912, one Indian man watched an English motion picture in a cinema hall and decided he had to make one in the Marathi language for his people. It was a road full of obstacles for him, as he struggled to get the...

1,700 views, 0 by Jennifer Kendrick

Jennifer Kendrick

Selling all my wedding cake stuff and pans

We are moving and I finally am ready to part with my wedding cake supplies, fondant and some character pans that I have accumulated over the years. While I do still bake for the families birthdays, I don’t have the time to make the wedding cakes...

4,181 views, 0 by Prima Cakes and Cookies - Jennifer

Prima Cakes and Cookies - Jennifer

Physical Therapy Cookie Ideas????

So I was asked to do cookies for my friend’s physical therapist as a thank you gift. Does anyone have any ideas what I can do? I am a little stumped on this one. The only thing I have come up with is the standard plaque with “Thank You” and a...

909 views, 0 by classinacake (ina)

classinacake (ina)

Air bubbles in sugarpaste

Hi has anybody any hints or tips on air bubbles? I knead my sugarpaste and roll it out but as soon as it’s on the cake the air bubbles appear it’s driving me mad 😡I use white choc ganache and damp it slightly for the sugar paste to stick to it ....

1,048 views, 5 by Ellie1985

Ellie1985

Violet's Craftsy Class!

Who else is as giddy as I am for the launch of our dear Violet’s Cakes in Vivid Color Craftsy Class this week?? Violet is as sweet, kind and helpful as she is talented!! Wishing Violet the best of luck with her new adventure but I know she will...

780 views, 17 by Sweet Dreams by Heba

Sweet Dreams by Heba

Dolce Sentire Classes in Central Florida!!!

HUGE ANNOUNCEMENT!! I am so happy and honored to tell you that I shall be hosting the AMAZING super star cookier, Aixa Zunino, of Dolce Sentire, next month in Saint Cloud, Florida!! This will be her FIRST TIME TO THE USA. Check out the two...

749 views, 6 by CuriAUSSIEty Cakes

CuriAUSSIEty  Cakes

Special gift from me for Cake Fest and SoFlo classes!

Hi everyone so sorry I have been so quiet on here of late just been super busy. Is anyone from cakesdecor coming to Cake Fest in Lafayette, Louisiana or SoFlo Miami, Florida? If you are and you take my class I am giving to cakesdecor members only...

2,080 views, 0 by 4GWomen

Classes

Hi, I aspire to become a cake decorater and I was hoping if some of you could suggest me decorating classes in metro detroit area. Thanks, 4GWomen

591 views, 0 by Lori Goodwin (Goodwin Girls Cakery)

Lori Goodwin (Goodwin Girls Cakery)

Need classes in US😃

Hi fellow cakey people! My name is Lori and I’ve been part of this site for about 4 years but you are just now meeting me because I’m anti-computer 🤣 and I just recently started posting some of my cakes…but I have been admiring all of yours for...

3,739 views, 0 by Janiepie

Janiepie

Kids Classes

I’d love a little feedback from you cakers. I’ve been thinking about teaching a little course of cake decorating or cupcakes to little girls in my backyard shop. I was thinking of starting with ages 6-10 and something very simple. What would...