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2,344 views, 0 by Alecia

Alecia

Advice/tips for grooms cake

Hi everybody! I’m new here and fairly new at cake decorating as well. I have some questions about an upcoming grooms cake I’m doing for my brother in law. He’s into photography, hiking and Irish music. I originally wanted to somehow...

2,001 views, 0 by Fun Fiesta Cakes

Fun Fiesta Cakes

Florida Gator Groom's Cake

Hi, bakers, I have been asked to do a Florida Gator Cake for a groom – they want it for 100 people, which would make this a very large alligator. I can figure out the body, but I need for this alligator to have his mouth open like the picture....

1,086 views, 0 by Mikooklin's Cakery

Mikooklin's Cakery

Grooms Cake

Ok so the cake will be a lemon cake and I was thinking a lemon-blueberry butter cream as the filling. What I’m torn on is if to cover it in white chocolate ganache or dark chocolate or to just cover it in butter cream them put the fondant on…. I...

600 views, 0 by FireFamily

Fire Dept themed grooms cake

I am looking for someone that can do a fire dept themed grooms cheesecake for May wedding near Jacksonville, Al.

3,437 views, 0 by Kendra

Barn Wedding. June. Buttercream. HELP

I have a wedding coming up in June that will take place outdoors in a barn. The theme is rustic elegance and the bride likes the look of the “messy-iced” cakes that are becoming popular in part, because of Pinterest. I’ve attached a picture to...

884 views, 0 by Julie Anderson

Julie Anderson

Hi everyone

Hi there, I’m Julie Anderson and am new to all this. Think I’ll start by saying that I’m by no means even close to being a good a cake maker/decorator as many of u on here, I kinda started by accident just over 3yrs ago when a pal asked me if it...

2,117 views, 0 by Sophisticated

Sophisticated

Help with pricing this carved cake

I’ve been contacted to make a groom’s cake, and the person sent me a picture of what she’d like. She wants the cake to be shaped this way with little airplanes around it. She requested fondant. I have no idea how I would make this cake, worse,...

625 views, 0 by Adams Specialties Bakery

55 chevy chevelle ss

I’ve been asked to do a 55 chevy chevelle ss groom’s cake I know I’ll have to carve it due to no cake pan already the shape so I need some information on how to go about this task

1,744 views, 0 by Fun Fiesta Cakes

Fun Fiesta Cakes

Homer Simpson Tutorial

Does anybody have a Homer & Marge Simpson tutorial, or know where I can find one? I need to make a Groom’s cake with Homer & Marge Simpson and I would love to have some direction as to how to make them – I can wing it, but since I don’t...

494 views, 0 by Adams Specialties Bakery

55 chevy chevelle cake

I have been asked to do one for a groom’s cake in May and I need some information on what’s the best way to do this and instructions on making it

793 views, 0 by Meema cakes

Cake topper question: put them on a base together or keeping them separated?

I made bride and groom cake toppers and I have them separated, not together on a base. The bride stands sturdy because of her skirt, and the groom stands sturdy because of a dowel. I’d like to hear the pros and cons of putting them on a base...

648 views, 0 by Anne's Cakes For All Occasions

Hello from a Newbie

Hello everyone, my name is Anne and I joined the Forum today having come across it quite by accident. My business name is Anne’s Cakes For All Occasions; based at Hopton on Sea I personally deliver throughout East Anglia. With over 40 years’...

2,668 views, 0 by BeesNees

BeesNees

Cakes on pedestal cake stands

Hi all I’ve noticed a lot of people putting their cakes on lovely pedestal cake stands, rather than the standard flat board. I really like the look of this but I’m curious…. I think the look is great especially for tiered cakes, but am...

547 views, 0 by islandgirl

Gumpaste character

Hi I’m Marsha I was wondering if anyone would be able to help me I want to make a Hobbit bride and groom for a wedding cake I am doing but don’t even know how to begin or what to do. If there is anyone with the knowledge would be very grate full...

3,832 views, 0 by The Moonlight Hare

The Moonlight Hare

What is Dyocell powder?

Hi there…….help please cakie friends xx I’ve just watched a tutorial on a site that was making a bride and groom model for the top of a cake. The guest tutor said to add Dyocell powder to sugarpaste, but I can’t find it on any UK sites….is it not...

1,180 views, 0 by ecakes

First Time 3 Tier Wedding Cake - Help!!

Hi, I have a wedding cake (as attached) to fo for August, three tiers rather than four. And an Indian bride and groom topper rather than flowers. Venue is a 2.5 hour drive away Can you lovely people give me any helpful tips This is what I...

1,332 views, 0 by Kayleigh

Bride and groom topper?

I am making 60 cupcakes and an 8" cake for a weddin and they have just asked me if I can make a bride and groom topper to look like them for the cake, I just wondered if anyone had any idea how much you would charge for something like this as I...

1,049 views, 0 by BeesNees

BeesNees

How to incorporate a shoe on a wedding cake

Hi wonderful cakers I have been asked to make a wedding cake which is three suitcases stacked up; bride and groom sitting on the top, and a figurine of their dog on the second tier reaching up to the top tier. The bride has also given me a...

905 views, 7 by Christine Kerr

Christine Kerr

Chocolate work

Hi all, here are a few photos of some of my chocolate work. I have done some marbled shards one one wedding cake, plain white chocolate shards for another, and another popular choice is a chocolate box. These are hollow inside, and you fill them...

1,540 views, 1 by Jenniffer White

Jenniffer White

Dealing with overbearing MOBs during consultations

I really hate it when I meet with a bride and the mother thinks she’s the main focus of the wedding. I had a consult earlier today and I could tell from the get-go that the mother was trying her best to recreate “her” wedding day. I can handle...