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2,548 views, 1 by miettes

miettes

Ganache trick?

Hello all, (and thanks in advance for your help :-) Is there something I could do to make ganache look all uniform in color once it sets on a cake, if I want to leave it as is (a raw look)… When it dries, the color is no longer uniform, so...

740 views, 0 by Cake Decor in Cairns

Cake Decor in Cairns

Is there a trick to tagging?

Hi I can’t seem to see any tags on my cakes. I add them and separate by a comma but they never show up. I have tried a few different ways of separation using spaces and no spaces. Can you see the tags but I can’t or am I doing something wrong?

8,908 views, 0 by Sophisticated

Sophisticated

Keeping your cake moist

What are some of the things you guys do to bake moist cakes and keep them moist? Hope you guys don’t mind sharing your tricks.

2,043 views, 22 by CuriAUSSIEty Cakes

CuriAUSSIEty  Cakes

CakesDecor Gazette Issue 5.05 / May 2016

Omg where is this year going I cannot believe we are in May already. The gazette is once again jam packed full of so many wonderful cakes and collaborations, plus one of the best in our industry the amazing and lovely Dorothy Klerck was kind...

786 views, 5 by Divine Bakes

Divine Bakes

The balancing act of life and cake

Hey Cake Decor friends ☺ I just wanted to say sorry for not keeping up with your beautiful cakes the past few months. Life has been a tad tricky and only once things have settled did it hit me like a steam train! But I’m not going to dwell,...

734 views, 0 by Piece O'Cake

Piece O'Cake

New to Cakesdecor

Hi Everyone, My name is Sherry and I am the owner of Piece O’Cake Custom Creations in Saint John New Brunswick Canada. I have two store fronts and we do a variety of cupcakes , cakes and custom cakes by order. I taught myself cake decorating 6...

1,241 views, 1 by DeniseRayArtworks

DeniseRayArtworks

Hello - Newbie here :)

Hi everyone! My name is Denise and I’m from Cochrane, Alberta Canada. I have been following and using this site for tips / tricks since I started cake decorating around Halloween. Love all the posts and amazing cake artists on here! I am a novice...

899 views, 0 by Sugar Sharing Socialites

Sugar Sharing Socialites

Hi - an introduction of sorts :)

Hi I am the “CEO” (self titled LOL) of SSS Head Quarters and just newly added our profile here… looking forward to seeing all your fabulous creations while I get organised for the big reveal. I have already pinned a few magnificent creations...

534 views, 0 by Celia

Celia

Hi I introduce myself!

Hello everyone !! My name is Celia I am Spanish.   I love cooking in general and for 4 years I dedicate myself to learn the cakes and pastries, intending to devote to it so profesional.Cada day is another step. I learned a lot in these years,...

3,918 views, 0 by miettes

miettes

Are your purple cakes turning blue?

Hi all, Whenever I take pictures of a cake that has a purple hue to it, pictures turn out blue instead of the actual purple/mauve/lilac color. Any trick out there to make it look purple? Apparently, I am not the only one with this problem! I try...

4,484 views, 16 by CuriAUSSIEty Cakes

CuriAUSSIEty  Cakes

CakesDecor Gazette: Issue 4.11 / November 2015

November Gazette is out with all the top cakes for the month and much , much more so I hope you like it. Remember I am always open for new ideas you all might want to see added in to the gazette. Make sure you send me lots of pics from Cakes...

613 views, 2 by nannaneedshelp

Newbie to cakesdecor

Hi, all! My name is Ann, and I live in Guelph, Ontario. I am new to the site and to creating cakes. I am so looking forward to learning through those I meet here. So, I thank you, in advance for your help. Who says an old dog cannot learn a...

692 views, 0 by Bb's Sweet "Treets"

Bb's Sweet "Treets"

Hey everyone!

I’m new here! I am just starting my own cake decorating business out of my apartment! Small space is tricky but whatever! I am gonna do what i wanna do and this has been my passion since i was 18 (I’m 27)… Anyways! Follow my page! I have a few...

1,348 views, 1 by Rita's Cakes

Rita's Cakes

How can I do more then one cake a week?

Just what to know how My fellow cake bakers manage to do more then 1 cake a week? What are some tips/tricks you can give me? I aways do everything the day before the cake is due because I worry about it being fresh. Any advice would help! Thanks...

727 views, 0 by Rhodes to Sweet Designs - Amy Rhodes

Help please! How would I do this geometric pattern?

Hi everyone! I’ve been ‘stalking’ this website for a while now but haven’t posted before. I love seeing everyone’s creations and reading the tips and tricks. I was wondering if anyone could please help me with the pattern on the top and...

9,100 views, 0 by Sarah

Sarah

Stacked Pillow Cake - Level of difficulty?

Hello all! I received my first order for a carved, stacked pillow cake for a little girl’s birthday, and I’m already starting to stress out over it. I’ve only been making/decorating cakes for a little over a year now and I’ve never done a carved...

2,522 views, 2 by SugarMagicCakes (Christine)

SugarMagicCakes (Christine)

best white choc u.k?

Hi everyone, im hoping to make a white choc ganache tier on a cake and wondered if anyone knows the best brand of white chocolate to make it with, here in england. I want the whitest one I can find, as ive always used chocolate that is quite...

9,555 views, 0 by Nikki Belleperche

Nikki Belleperche

Airbrushing cakes black?

Some of you may have seen one of my previous posts about how I have an upcoming wedding cake that will have all red and black fondant tiers. I have been looking for good deals on red and black fondant (the two colors I absolutely loath to color...

681 views, 12 by CuriAUSSIEty Cakes

CuriAUSSIEty  Cakes

CakesDecor Gazette: Issue 5.12 / December 2016

Well here we are again, December , can you believe it??? The month of December was such a great month with some truly gorgeous cakes from across the globe and we are so blessed to be able to showcase them here in this months Gazette. We also...

24,028 views, 0 by Fun Fiesta Cakes

Fun Fiesta Cakes

My cakes are too dense

Hi, Bakers, I’m looking for a good vanilla cake recipe from scratch – I’ve tried several, but for some reason, the texture of my cakes always seem too dense. The flavor is great, but I can’t quite get the texture right. I’ve tried All...