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1,035 views, 0 by Dessert By Design (Krystle)

Dessert By Design (Krystle)

Cake decorating parties

Hey everyone! So my daughters 12th birthday just passed and for her party she invited over 4 friends and we all decorated cakes together. Each girl got a 6" round, 3" high cake already ganached. We started with a cake design on paper then I...

4,447 views, 0 by Jessica

Jessica

Cutting out 2D Fondant Pieces

Hi All, I’m making a cake for my daughter next month. It will be iced with buttercream but I would love to do a flat fondant decoration to place either on the side of the cake or on top but I’ve never done that before. I tried last night just...

3,166 views, 0 by Elena Z

Elena Z

Advice/Ideas for a 30th Birthday/Superbowl party cake (female)

Hi everyone! I need help coming up with a simple but thoughtful cake idea for a girlfriend who is turning 30 and hosting a SuperBowl/Birthday party at her house. It’ll probably be for about 30 ppl and though I want it to be more for her...

2,620 views, 0 by Kendra

Fondant Smash Cake?

My client is having a Dr. Seuss-themed party for her son’s first birthday and she requested a smash cake to look like the hat from “The Cat in the Hat.” I don’t want to use buttercream because I know it’ll look sloppy with that specific design,...

2,221 views, 0 by Weav

Want to make/buy a neon (UV) cake for my Daughter's 12th Birthday

Hello, my name is Lisa. My daughter is having her 12th Birthday Party in December 2013. The theme is UV (Ultra Violet!), and I thought it would be a nice surprise if I could get her a neon (UV) cake made!! AS I am not a cake baker/maker,...

5,030 views, 0 by Fun Fiesta Cakes

Fun Fiesta Cakes

CAKE FOR AN ENGINEER

ATTENTION ALL BAKERS… I need help coming up with a cake decorating idea… One of my friends is moving his business (Engineering/Architecture) to a new location. He will be having a party to celebrate the ocassion and I agreed to bring the cake. ...

1,723 views, 0 by SSCreations

SSCreations

How do you deal with family who orders novelty cakes from another person?

I was wondering if anyone can share their experiences and if anyone can help me not take it to heart. I just really sad about it at the moment. Cake decorating is a hobby of mine, it’s my canvas. It is never about the money. I attended my...

3,118 views, 0 by Raewyn Read Cake Design

Raewyn Read Cake Design

Shereen of Shereen's Cakes and Bakes launches her first book!

Woohoo! Lovely Shereen of Shereen’s Cakes and Bakes just had her first book published! How exciting! I would like to offer Shereen my congratulations and best wishes on the success of this gorgeous book, well done Shereen :) x You can purchase...

814 views, 6 by Michal Bulla

Michal Bulla

Website Redirecting/Malware Issue!

Hey all, I just wanted to inform you that we are working on fixing the Website Redirecting/Malware Issue! The issue is caused by Google Adsense – some of the ads from 3rd party advertising companies contains code that redirects you to another...

4,886 views, 0 by Michal Bulla

Michal Bulla

CakesDecor Interviews #4 - The Baking Sheet

Before discovering her passion for cake and cookie decorating, Loren worked for 15 years in sales and marketing at a large technology company. Currently, as a wife and stay-at-home mom to her 5 1/2 year old son Ryan, she now has much more...

1,033 views, 0 by marissaloganoxo

Sparkly Gold Cookie Frosting

Hi! I’m totally new to this website and completely new to the whole world of baking and decorating, and I’m going to be graduating this upcoming June. I plan on having a big graduation party, and I want to create like a whole candy buffet...

928 views, 0 by Nion12

cupcake story

Today i am going to tell you about my cupcake story.Once upon a time there lived a young woman. She was often insecure and often afraid and continually questioned her decisions and ideas and dreams. She was also chosen and loved and made...

1,086 views, 0 by Onetier

Onetier

Hot weather sweets

Does anyone have nice alternatives for hot weather treats instead of having a cake? A client is having a birthday party in a park in the middle of summer and I want to offer her something that won’t melt in the heat. Any ideas would be greatly...

585 views, 0 by newtocakemaking

Making a book cake for a birthday

Hi, I’ve never used fondant before and have a few questions…I’ve been asked to make a cake for a workmates daughters birthday who is a book lover. She wants a closed book, with black fondant, a book title written on the side , and just happy...

838 views, 0 by Justine

Justine

Stuck on a birthday cake...

Hey everyone, I need some help. My step-son has requested a VW Bug, Zombie apocalypse cake for his 12th birthday here in about two weeks. Problem is he doesn’t even know how he wants it to work and I am beyond clueless. Does anyone have even the...

824 views, 0 by Kathy Cope

Gluten free chocolate

Hi all, I have a customer who tells me her partner will have a severe reaction to even the tiniest amount of gluten. I am happy that my cake recipe is fine, but I am not so sure about chocolate for the ganache. Can anyone recommend a 100% gf...

2,494 views, 0 by Raewyn Read Cake Design

Raewyn Read Cake Design

La Belle Aurore hosts Callicious Cakes

Last month, lovely Calli of Callicious Cakes travelled to Italy with her wonderful husband as part of her 60th birthday celebrations. While she was in Rome, the talented team at La Belle Aurore invited her to a fabulous luncheon at their home. ...

632 views, 0 by Klimbim

Klimbim

Happy New Year!

Hello everybody, I am Jacky from Wuppertal in Germany. I just found this page a few minutes ago and am already so impressed by all the creativity here! Can’t wait to discover all your beautiful cakes, creations and tutorials! I am an admirer...

870 views, 0 by Style me Sweet CAKES

Style me Sweet CAKES

help please Business name

hi im a new out here (0 days). seriously tanking of starting out my cake business and wondering if you can help me out to pick a name as my partner and I struggling :( he thinks its a great name XS Sugar I think Little Bliss Cakes and sweet...

1,351 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...