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905 views, 0 by Ehhmee

Hay and fence

I’m new to decorating cakes and would like to make a cake similar to the top tier of this cake, with buttercream hay and a fondant fence. Can anyone advise me on how the fence might be attached to the buttercream sides in a stable manner?

1,940 views, 0 by Allways Julez

Allways Julez

RESPECT IN SOCIAL MEDIA

OK… I am a “live and let live” kind of girl. I might be seen as a bit of a fence sitter… I just don’t feel strongly about many things, to bother taking sides. If I don’t have any ideas, on how to make things better, I generally just “but out”....

1,051 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...

4,032 views, 0 by Shaz

Shaz

Modelling paste goes quite dry and cracks

Hi everyone. I’m new here and a beginner that only took up baking and decorating a few months . I love the sugarpasting part. I’m educating myself as much as I can, and any advice would be welcomed. One question I need answered please. I want...

1,946 views, 0 by Sweet Foxylicious

Sweet Foxylicious

Foxylicious Cakes by Zoe Fox

Hi everyone! I am Zoe Fox hence the name Foxylicious Cakes! I am a mum of two young girls and started to make cakes for their birthdays. I began to start making more cakes for family and friends, but decided in 2013 to actually take the leap...

1,110 views, 6 by Allways Julez

Allways Julez

Allways Julez

Who am I? Julez, a 50 yr old mum. My passion in the past decade has been surfing, but health issues in the past year, have meant that this high energy sport is off my time sheet for now! (Hence my prolific posts on CD, that are indicative of a...

1,160 views, 2 by Kelly Stevens

Kelly Stevens

Pie inside a cake - my review

About two weeks ago I posed the question had anyone tried baking a pie inside a cake. I didn’t receive a whole lot of feedback. I’m not sure if people just hadn’t tried it to be able to comment or if the topic was just not of interest to...

11,867 views, 9 by c3heaven

c3heaven

How do I make this Fish bowl?

Hi, I have been asked to make a cat in the hat themed cake for the weekend and am kinda stuck on how to make the fishbowl for the cake. I am attaching a picture of the fishbowl i need to make. Please advice how to go about it. I have tried...

552 views, 19 by Sweet Dreams by Heba

Sweet Dreams by Heba

Apologies :(

Dear friends, As some of you know, I’ve been fasting Ramadan for about 14 days now (we’re about half way) and so my days and nights are a bit off the normal schedule and I’ve gotten more busy. Hence, I haven’t been able to come online here as...

897 views, 0 by Victoria's Sponge House

Victoria's Sponge House

Victoria's Sponge House

Hi I am Vicky and I am the owner of Victoria’s Sponge House based in Peterborough. I have been trading for about a year. The business came about because I have two small children and a policeman for a husband which makes working very...

1,063 views, 1 by Happenalong

Fondant --icing question

First, let me say that I am very very new to the Cake Decorating world (which I have become obsessed with..lol) and I’m getting a bit confused in regards to using fondant, hence question. Do you cover your cake with icing (buttercream ie), put...

932 views, 2 by keiracakesthis

keiracakesthis

I'm Keira and I just can't cake this!

Hi! I’m new to this wonderful page; it’s so much fun to browse! I am a part time baker and decorator (I have a full time sign language interpreting job, as well). I’ve recently started to blog about my struggles in the cake business and hence the...

1,259 views, 1 by Cakes by Design

Cakes by Design

Need help finding a certain cutter

Just wondering if anyone can please help? I need to re create this cake and was wondering if there was a cutter for the couple or if its hand cut? I have seen it on many different cakes and they are always perfect, hence why I thought it was a...

716 views, 0 by Manavendra

Hi

Hi Everyone, I am baker and a hotelier based out of a small hill station in India, Nainital. Baking is my passion hence I opened a small shop and am now trying my hands in cake decorating. I nice to be a part of a community which shares my...

1,760 views, 0 by RBsCakes

Painting cake with food paste colours?

I cannot use vodka or any other form of alcohol in my cakes. Hence, painting a cake has become challenging for me. I tries water but the result was horrible. I considered using oil but was not sure if it would stay. I also need a liquid option to...

513 views, 0 by HomeBakerzsg Akila

HomeBakerzsg Akila

Hi Cakes Decor Friends,

Hi Fellow Cake Decorators, I am Akila from Singapore. I am mother of two lovely young kids and currently a home-maker. I have just come out of the corporate world. I have a passion for baking (for the past few years only) and learnt a lot by...

956 views, 0 by millert25

Please check out my new fondant blog!

Hello everyone. I am new here (obviously). I wanted to invite everyone to check out my new blog that talks about fondant. It’s not fancy or anything but I have some good articles that I write that is related to making fondant, hence, you can...