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4,169 views, 0 by Fun Fiesta Cakes

Fun Fiesta Cakes

TORSO-LESS Wedding dress cake

Hi, everybody, I’ts me again… I need to make a wedding dress cake for a bridal shower. i saw a tutorial on how to make one, but I am having a terrible time getting the “torso” to come out – does anybody know if they sell torsos so I would only...

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...

1,756 views, 5 by Fancy Favours & Edible Art (Sawsen)

Fancy Favours & Edible Art (Sawsen)

Hello from Sawsen! :)

Hi all! I just joined yesterday… this is my story I’ve been making cakes for fun for years… nothing fancy, mainly cakes with mounds of whipped cream, fruit, chocolate sauce or custard all over them… not the sugar-coated art I see on your site...

1,607 views, 2 by Elizabeth Miles Cake Design

Elizabeth Miles Cake Design

Elizabeth Miles Cake Design (Elizabeth Miles)

Hi Most people call me Lizzie but I used my full name for my home cake decorating business because I thought it sounded a bit more Posh! I started cake decorating because I had a small budget for my wedding so made my own cake, then my best...

5,445 views, 20 by CuriAUSSIEty Cakes

CuriAUSSIEty  Cakes

CakesDecor Gazette: Issue 4.10 / October 2015

The Gazette is out folks with a completely new section talking about my new favorite things as well as highlighting some of the great things that have been happening in the cakey world. I hope you all enjoy it and as always I love hearing your...

6,650 views, 0 by The Moonlight Hare

The Moonlight Hare

Sheer bridal veil using edible materials

Hello my lovely cake friends xx I’ve got another topic I’d like some advice with please. I want to make a brides veil on a fondant topper that is see through (opaque not totally translucent). I want to be able to see the back of the Wedding...

1,022 views, 0 by Nivo

Nivo

Need Help

I started to sculpt a princess dress but something does not add up to me perhaps you can assign your finger what is the problem Thanks in advance Watches

785 views, 1 by Expressions Cake Art (Su)

Expressions Cake Art (Su)

Expressions: My story

Hi I am Sugandha from Expressions Cake Art. And this is my story I have had a baking obsession since I was 7 years old. My folks were posted into the remote recesses of Africa where buying cake for our birthdays was not an option. So we would...

5,980 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...

1,342 views, 0 by Love Cake Create

Love Cake Create

Entering a local show

Hi everyone, Im new to Cakes Decor and this is my first forum topic so please forgive me if this has been asked a thousand times before. There’s a spring fair in town next weekend and they have a cake baking competition. I thought it might be...

2,119 views, 0 by cakemomma1979

cakemomma1979

Fondant Issues!! Please help!

Hi everyone, I have been doing cakes now for 4 years and LOVE it! I have been using Wilton fondant (I know “gasp” – the horror!!! LOL!!!) But honestly I loved working with it! It was always a little harder in texture to work with but I found...

622 views, 1 by The Rosebud Cake Company

The Rosebud Cake Company

Making BLUE sugarpaste

Hi everyone, does anyone else have any trouble making blue sugarpaste? I have sugarflair- ice blue, baby blue, navy, and Wilton sky blue and not any of them make what I would consider a plain nice blue, they all have a turquoise look about them,...

2,565 views, 0 by CrystalMemories

CrystalMemories

How to deal with bad/negative feedback?

I am relatively new to cake decorating and I am working on building my business locally. I agreed to do a dessert table for the friend of a local business person (it was to be a photo shoot) completely out of my own pocket. The communication was...

538 views, 0 by Katrina

Help needed for a novice who's in too deep!

Hi everyone, I’m new to cake making and only really make them for family, usually my granddaughters birthdays My eldest granddaughter has asked me to make her 1st holy communion cake & has seen a cake online she loves. I’m ok with the...

638 views, 0 by DhinzSassy Cupcakes & Cakes

DhinzSassy Cupcakes & Cakes

What'z up guys!

hi everyone! I’m Dhinz ,from Bicol , Camarines Sur Philippines, got married at young age and now I have 2 lovely teens.. I am new here at cakesdecor.com.. my pleasure to be one of member and a chance to share my masterpiece on decorating cakes...

1,455 views, 0 by TamB52

FEATHERS?

I’ve been asked to make a Cher-themed cake. Trouble enough…but then..they requested Cher in her Half-breed regalia. ???? How do I make a feather headdress? I am making Cher out of modelling chocolate from the waist up and I would like to have...

921 views, 0 by smitam

smitam

Great Gatsby Theme

Hi all, someone wants me to make a great gatsby themed cake for them. A small one…Just 6 inches. They wanted a girl in a fringe dress and a guy in a tuxedo….has anyone seen anything similar from where I can draw inspiration? Many thanks! Smita

1,004 views, 0 by Charlievw

Tips for baking deep cake in ceramic bowl

I have to bake a doll dress shaped cake for my niece’s birthday this Saturday, but I don’t have a doll dress mold (and I live in a small town so won’t be able to get one in time) so I thought of baking it in a ceramic dish with the right shape. ...

957 views, 0 by SweetByDesign

SweetByDesign

What am I forgetting? First bridal show

I have my first bridal show this weekend! It’s a small open house type event at a venue where there is only one vendor per category (one dj, one florist, one photo/video guy). They called me last week on Wednesday because the baker who signed up...

580 views, 0 by Veronica

Veronica

Gravity Cakes

Hello, I would like to know how the internal structures (skeletons) of the sculpted cakes, pastries as gravity, or dresses are made. If someone can show me I would appreciate so I put in practice