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989 views, 0 by The Custom Piece of Cake

The Custom Piece of Cake

Galyna's edible art

Hi everyone! My name is Galyna and I live in Australia with my wonderful husband and three beautiful children. I am a busy stay at home mother who is also a self taught baker. Cake decorating, for me, had started off as nothing but a simple...

390 views, 0 by Jayden348

Jayden348

Best way to build up your cakes portfolio

Hello Everyone! This is one of my first official posts and I am really excited to meet everyone and get some advice from all of you successful, amazing bakers out there. I recently started moving on from hobby baking for friends and family to...

392 views, 0 by Darcey Oliver Cake Couture

Darcey Oliver Cake Couture

Hello!

Hi Everyone, I’ve just signed up to the site so thought I would introduce myself. I’m Zoë, a baker and cake designer, originally from London now living in a beautiful corner of the English countryside. I come from a career in film and TV set...

370 views, 0 by Ermintrude's cakes

Ermintrude's cakes

Introducing myself

Hello everyone, I just thought I’d introduce myself seeing as I’ve just joined. My name’s Emma and I’ve just launched my cake decorating company (www.ermintrudescakes.co.uk). I’m excited to have started but at the same time a little anxious, as...

1,689 views, 0 by Zoe's Fancy Cakes

Zoe's Fancy Cakes

Random question - grants for cake decorating?

Hi everyone, Not sure if anyone will know the answer to this; Are there grants avaialble for people wanting to start their own cake decorating business? I’m currently decorating cakes in my spare time but would love to make a go of it full...

967 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...

1,024 views, 0 by Suzicakes

Suzicakes

Starting up

Hello everyone, I’m from Australia, and wanting some advice on starting a cake business from home. I’m after some advice on what you all did when you first started off? I know I will need to contact local council re food laws etc. Also I will...

670 views, 0 by Rachel Taylor (Peony Pantry Cakes)

Rachel Taylor (Peony Pantry Cakes)

Hello lovely cakey type peoples!

Hello everyone, loving this website. Looks like a really positive community. I’m just starting out as a business so I have a lot to learn. Hope you like my cakes and I look forward to getting to know you and your work.

1,629 views, 0 by Steph Walters

Steph Walters

Hope I am not trying to run before I can walk!!!! :o/

Hello :o) My name is Steph and I am totally new to the world of cake business. I started playing about with cupcakes last year after seeing and being inspired by the beauty of the cakes made by “Carina’s Cupcakes”. After having some really...

1,808 views, 0 by Latrell

Latrell

Cake Decorating as a Business

I was curious for all of you who does this business, what advice would you give a person just starting out? I know in the beginning it would not be a wise decision to take this on fulltime, but one day would like to do that. Is the cake...

1,974 views, 0 by Julied

To start a business or not and how to charge

Hi, I am self taught and just been making cakes for my daughters and a few friends (3!) I love the kids birthday cakes and am getting better and better with each one. My question is I have now had strangers asking me to make cakes. I am a...

586 views, 0 by AB Cake Design

AB Cake Design

Starting out!

Hi there, I have been a hobby baker for 20 years and have now decided to try and make a business out of it. Am I mad? L x

408 views, 0 by Linze Clark

Linze Clark

starting out...

Hello to all. I’m really new to cake decorating, started August this year making cakes and toppers just as a means to learn. I’m not a business but want to set up in a couple of years after I’ve got a PME masters cert etc and most importantly...

1,118 views, 7 by The Custom Cakery

The Custom Cakery

Mellie aka The Custom Cakery

Jumping on the bandwagon… So I’m Melanie to my mum and Mel or Mellie to most others! I live in Yorkshire (Tour de France starting here tomorrow although not near me!) in the north of England. I’m a mum of four beautiful, funny, demanding kids…...

618 views, 0 by mgbaker

Help us to design the perfect cake decorating kit for you! plus a cool BONUS

UPDATE: Hi guys, so it took us a while, but our cake decorating kit JUST LAUNCHED on amazon.com! And as promised, we emailed to all survey participants, who helped us design the perfect cake decorating kit, a 30% off coupon code. Thank you so...

588 views, 0 by Glamourscakes

Externship site needed.

Hi everyone, I am a current student at Le Cordon Bleu, I need to do my externship hours starting february. I would love to do Fondant Cakes and related work. If anyone knows or owns a business that can help me that would be very appreciated. I am...

1,053 views, 0 by Karen's Kakery

Karen's Kakery

Whats style is your business card?

Hello xx I’m running out of business cards and have a dilemma I’d like some help with please. My current business cards have a picture of one of my cakes on which has served me well, but it’s a cheerful birthday cake and I’m now starting to do...

2,216 views, 0 by CrystalMemories

CrystalMemories

Help me spend $! ;)

I am just starting out in my little cake deco business and I have a little money coming that I can use to get some supplies or equipment with. It’s not a lot…let’s say around $500 USD max. What would you buy if you where me? (What...

548 views, 0 by Birgit / My Little Kitchen Chaos

Birgit / My Little Kitchen Chaos

Hello :)

Hi, my name is Birgit and I’m from Austria. I started with doing cakes in june 2014 for the christening of my niece… It was so fun I couldn’t stop anymore. Now I’m starting to train as confectioner and I hope I can start my own business soon....

807 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...