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1,772 views, 0 by Kianna

Kianna

dumb question about stacking a tiered cake.

Alright, so this may sound like a dumb question for some one who has been decorating for 7 years but a lot of my “cakes” have been on foam (then I just do the decorations on top) for contests. Or single tiered cakes. Not many people trust some...

1,864 views, 0 by Karen

Karen

Need Tiered Cakes boxes?

bakeabox.com just released a tiered cake box and it’s affordable. Check them out. They have all sorts of cake boxes for your business.

9,655 views, 0 by Prima Cakes and Cookies - Jennifer

Prima Cakes and Cookies - Jennifer

Tiered Cake Boxes

Does anyone know where I can get a box that will hold a 3 tiered cake? I need one in a couple of weeks and the Bake-A-Box website has been down for a couple of days now. Any help appreciated. :) Thanks

985 views, 0 by MissLOLeary

MissLOLeary

Need some urgent advice please!! Ref fondant icing and tiered cakes!

Hi everyone, this is my first time/post on this website so thank you for having me!! I have made a three tiered cake for a friends birthday… However the icing (rolled out fondant icing) has not gone to plan. It has a bunched at the bottom...

2,068 views, 0 by Mikooklin's Cakery

Mikooklin's Cakery

Transporting a 3 tiered cake

Hi I have been searching online and need to know where to find a box that will fit a 14 in square bottom tiered cake. I plan on using a 6in round, 10 and 14 in square pans. I’m not real keen on having to transport them in separate boxes and was...

1,243 views, 2 by Jenniffer White

Jenniffer White

TieredCaker App for iPhone / iPad

Have any of you guys tried the new TieredCaker app by Caluclated Cakes? I helped beta test it a few months ago and it really is a great app. It has changed the way I do consultations. You can read more about what it does on my blog, and you...

1,098 views, 17 by Sweet Dreams by Heba

Sweet Dreams by Heba

Looking for collab members

EDIT * This collab is no long accepting new members, thank you. In the near future, if we open it back up, I’ll post it on CakesDecor. ********************************************************************************** I want to suggest a collab...

1,961 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...

2,132 views, 0 by Laura Loukaides

Laura Loukaides

What to do....

Hi everyone, I’m a little confused at the moment. You see, I need to try out some new techniques on my cakes but I can’t actually keep the cake, if that makes sense… no… no that didn’t make sense… Okay, I want to try out some new recipes and...

2,734 views, 0 by Rachel

Rachel

2 Tiers

Newbie here… I am making my first 2 tiered cake this weekend. It’s for an outdoor party, so I wont really have access to much at the destination. I’m just wondering, do you guys usually bring them to places unstacked, or do you stack them at...

1,295 views, 1 by Sugar&Spice by NA

Sugar&Spice by NA

Stacking a wedding cake

Please I have a question: Usually if I have a 3/4 tiered cake, I put dowels under each cake to support the weight. But I saw in all video tutorials that at the end they put a long wooden stick that is put from the upper tier until the last one....

1,957 views, 0 by Sugar Plum Cake Co.

Conflict of interest question

Hi everyone, I’ve been asked to make a 6" bridal gown cake for my mother’s friend’s daughter’s bridal shower at the end of the month…I usually make this cake and sit it on top of a tiered cake or a tower of cupcakes. My mom’s friend only wants...

2,758 views, 1 by The Buttercream Pantry

The Buttercream Pantry

Sports Car/Ferrari Cake Topper

Hi all! i’ve got a challenge and a half for quite a high-profile cake in just under two weeks time and after a little help and advice . . . I need to make a Ferrari topper (sports car and not F1) for a two tiered cake and although I have a...

810 views, 0 by Jolie57

Crusting Cream Cheese Frosting

I am doing my first groom’s cake. The groom wants a three tiered cake! He also wants a red velvet cake but the idea of using cream cheese frosting in South Louisiana in June scares me to death. He wants the cake with frosting and fondant...

2,270 views, 0 by Sugar&Spice by NA

Sugar&Spice by NA

Wedding cakeboard

I do have another question, I usually use a foam cake board to support the weight of the cake when it’s a a small 3 tiered cake. Now, if I’m doing a 4 tiers wedding cake, is it ok to use 2 foam round cakeboard? One larger diameter than the cake,...

2,534 views, 0 by Sweets By Monica

Sweets By Monica

Shipping Cakes

I have had a request from a customer to ship cake overnight. Her sister purchased a 8" single tier from me and had it shipped overnight and she said it was successful: arrived intact, moist and undamaged. She has now requested a three tier cake...

880 views, 0 by Lindt15

Ganache

Hi! I have just joined this group and had a question about ganache. I am making a two tiered cake, bottom level is chocolate mud and top layer is caramel mud. I want to frost it with ganache and then cover with marshmallow fondant. I would also...

4,857 views, 1 by Rachel Skvaril

Rachel Skvaril

Stable Strawberry Cake Recipe

Hello ladies, I have a customer that want a carved cake and would like strawberry as the flavor. I have a strawberry cake recipe but I don’t think it will hold up well enough to being carved, covered with fondant and the base of a multi-tiered...

2,791 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...

2,110 views, 0 by Karen

Karen

Scam orders

Just received this and wanted to share this with everyone. I immediately knew it was some sort of scam or joke but when I googled her email address it was confirmed. Elizabeth Kerr has sent you a message using your contact form at:...