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1,044 views, 0 by kmac

Guidance on making this wedding cake

A bride-to-be wants to have this cake done for her wedding in June. The sizes of the cakes are 12", 8" and 6" The bottom tier is in chocolate and the other two tiers will be dummies. She wants the flowers and vines in purple instead of blue. In...

757 views, 0 by Vanessa Rodríguez

Vanessa Rodríguez

Hi... thank you for the site.

Sorry, but dont speak eanglish… Quiero deciros que estoy muy contenta por haber encontrado este sitio, espero aprender mucho ya que veo que está lleno de grandes artistas. Me llamo Vanessa y soy española, hace 1 año me inicié en el Cake design,...

6,798 views, 7 by CuriAUSSIEty Cakes

CuriAUSSIEty  Cakes

CakesDecor Gazette: Issue 4.09 / September 2015

I hope you all love this months gazette as much as I did putting it together! So many wonderful collaborations to share along with some of the best top 5 cakes you could imagine. Oh and did you see the cake decorators of the week this month, OMG...

1,032 views, 1 by Mac Cake Art

Mac Cake Art

Mac Cake Art

Hello everyone, my name is Vanessa, I love everything related to baking and culinary photography. In the blog and social networks you will find me with the name of Mac Cake Art. A greeting to all, delighted to meet you. Hola a todos, mi nombre...

1,265 views, 1 by Mmmm cakes and cupcakes

Mmmm cakes and cupcakes

Storage of cupcakes at markets

Hi All, I have my first market in a few weeks and will be taking a few packs of cupcakes to sell. I wouldn’t usually do a market, but it is a fundraiser one for a friends child so i’m making an exception. My question is: I will be using...

1,074 views, 3 by Mmmm cakes and cupcakes

Mmmm cakes and cupcakes

White Choc Raspberry Mud cake

Hi I have a cake coming up that is a White choc raspberry mud cake. Just wanting to know if anyone has any tried tested recipes that are great for decorating please :) I have tried a couple and they turn out well, but The taste of the...

989 views, 1 by Inspired by Cake - Vanessa

Inspired by Cake - Vanessa

Help out an Aussie Tourist in the UK

Hi All, I have just checked the calendar and in a little over two weeks I will be leaving Australia and heading over to England, Ireland and Scotland for a month….. does anyone have any little cake treasure troves you know about that will be a...

769 views, 0 by Vanessa Figueroa

Cake stands at Miami

Hello! I´ll visit Miami and I´d like to buy some ceramic cake stand. Do you know any store? Thank you

2,531 views, 0 by DulcesSuenosConil

DulcesSuenosConil

Help!!!! Painting black lines on fondant 😪

Hi! I was wondering if anyone could help me. I’m very new to cake decorating and I have my heart set on doing a hand painted Winnie the Pooh cake for my baby girls 1st birthday. I have drawn a template to use and I’ve managed to transfere it onto...

3,126 views, 0 by Priscilla

Priscilla

Foil Cupcake Lines vs Paper Liners

I have been experimenting with flavors & I made Butterfinger Cupcakes & for some reason there was a salty butter after taste from the ones in foil & NO after taste in the ones from the paper liner why? Heres what I used Flour...

554 views, 0 by Memoirficent

Fuzzy lines

I’ve noticed a lot of my sugar craft flowers seem to have like “fuzzy” lines theyre not straight. I was wondering how to make the lines smooth and not so… fuzzy? I use plastic cutters but I don’t think that would be the problem? What could I be...

5,408 views, 13 by CuriAUSSIEty Cakes

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CakesDecor Gazette: Issue 4.08 / August 2015

Welcome to the Issue 4.08 / August 2015 of the CakesDecor Gazette  Click here to view the CD Gazette archives ~ Click here to view Gazette in...

5,733 views, 20 by CuriAUSSIEty Cakes

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CakesDecor Gazette: Issue 4.10 / October 2015

The Gazette is out folks with a completely new section talking about my new favorite things as well as highlighting some of the great things that have been happening in the cakey world. I hope you all enjoy it and as always I love hearing your...

2,184 views, 0 by Sarah's cakes

Sarah's cakes

Wedding cake Help!

I have been asked by my cousin to do her wedding cake. Oh cripes! No pressure, having NEVER done such an important cake. The cake itself is fairly simple however it does require some pipe work. I usually only use royal icing as ‘glue’ to secure...

1,295 views, 1 by Julia Hardy

Julia Hardy

Red gumpaste - a sticky situation......

What I need is for someone lovely to put my mind at rest about my gumpaste. I needed to make a Spiderman model yesterday (which, by the way I had been dreading) and I had to use quite a lot of colour paste to get it a nice shade of red. It...

1,812 views, 1 by Allways Julez

Allways Julez

Edible pen disappointment

I had endless problems trying to create the “cartoon” image, on my most recent cake. I was extremely happy with the hand painted colour… then I tried to create the black lines with a black edible colour pen. The new pen appeared “dry” and...

3,945 views, 13 by CuriAUSSIEty Cakes

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Cakesdecor Gazette: Issue 4.07 / July 2015

This is a great gazette for anyone wanting to take their cakes to a new level and start competing. A few helpful hints and lots of encouragement. Check out the fabulous interview with the ever so gorgeous Melanie Byrne of the enchanting merchant...

5,263 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...

19,151 views, 0 by Michelle

Michelle

Water for a swimming pool cake

Question: I have a cake order coming up for a swimming pool birthday cake. This will be swimming pool with lane lines floating in water. Any ideas on what to use for the water. I was thinking colored piping gell, but since I have never tried or...

4,819 views, 16 by CuriAUSSIEty Cakes

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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...