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980 views, 0 by Pam and Nina's Crafty Cakes

Pam and Nina's Crafty Cakes

Cookie cutters

Hi everyone, We were just wondering what everyones “can’t live without cookie cutters” are. You know the ones that you use to cut fondant and use all the time. We don’t have that many, even though it does make cutting shapes so much easier...

2,520 views, 1 by Sarah Mitchell

Sarah Mitchell

Giant cupcake base

Hi everyone, I am making a giant cupcake tomorrow and was going to try and make the chocolate base! I have done this once before but not used it on a cake, it went well but I have tried to do it again but it won’t come away from the tin! I used...

773 views, 0 by customcakery

Staying fresh when decorating for a long time

Hi everyone, I am new to this site but love reading all the posts and looking at all the amazing cakes. I am hoping people might be able to give me an answer to this question I have. When making a cake that is a large/complex project that will...

1,083 views, 0 by DelightfulSweets

how do I make a large ribbon with folds around my cake

I would like to make a cake with a large ribbon and brooch around my cake. I want it to be realistic with folds etc. How do I achive this look? Thanks so much

613 views, 1 by Livy


Rusted effect : how to ?

Hi, Does anybody know how I could get a rusted effect ? I would like to make vintage locks and keys using gumpaste … Thank you so so much !!! L.

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Putty Cakes

How to use the site?

Hi everyone, just wanted to introduce myself to you all. My name is Gavin and my business name is Putty Cakes. I love making cakes and started my business up a year ago in July. Wanting some tips on how to use this site better as I’m not great...

463 views, 1 by vstyres

I need help!! how to do this technique?

Any idea how to do this technique? I’ve been out of the cake decorating game for a little bit and need some info! Any help would be greatly appreciated!

314 views, 0 by Cakelady1129

Attaching a “basket” to a hot air balloon cake pop. Suggestions?

I have to attach a “basket” to a hot air balloon cake pop. Suggestions? I thought of rolling out modeling chocolate since that’s what the basket is made out of but they are really small and rolling out that many (4 per) that small would be...

216 views, 1 by MeNghe Homemade

MeNghe Homemade

Buttercream wreath flowers cake

How to make and decorate a buttercream flowers cake