Topics tagged help

1,725 views, 0 by Shameless Sweets by Sarah

Shameless Sweets by Sarah

MMF- Help please!

So it is too late for the cake I am working on now but hopefully I can solve this problem for next weeks cake :-) I was wondering if anyone ever had a problem with huge air bubbles all throughout their MMF? I’m wondering if maybe my fondant is...

2,052 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...

1,629 views, 0 by DJDUBYA

DJDUBYA

HOw do I DO THIS BOW????

HOw do I get the pnk bow with the fine black line on the edge??? I know how to make a bow, just not two tone like that!!

950 views, 0 by Nicole Marker

Nicole Marker

HELP! Cake artist needed in Long Island NY....Yikes

Hi cake peeps! I am having a shaking my head moment…. A woman ordered a cake for this sunday sept 30. I looked at the message, gave her some ideas. We decided on price and colors etc. It is a Peter Pan 3rd birthday cake. I was looking through...

1,214 views, 0 by Helen

Need a wow factor, simple idea for cupcake decoration

Hello cupcake decorators We need to send some cupcakes to magazine editors to launch our new postable cupcake box, and need a simple decoration idea with a bit of a wow factor … bearing in mind we are not professional highly skilled bakers like...

706 views, 0 by Jan

Jan

Urgently seeking cake maker in US to help with UK/US event

An unusual urgent request here ……! I need to find a US cake baker who will be able to help me out with a UK/US joint cake for a corporate event! We will both be making a cake for a company event that needs to be eaten both sides of the water at...

608 views, 0 by ilovecakes

RIP to my oven-Please help

Hi Everyone, my LG electric oven range has decided to short circuit on me (I’ve already replaced the relay board 3 times and it keeps frying) and I am in desperate need of a new oven, and fast – need to bake 15 dozen cupcakes this weekend. Can...

1,265 views, 1 by Leigh Medway

Leigh Medway

Copyright Help / Advice please :)

Hi everyone, I’m new to the site and I’m looking for some advice. Before I went to into business, I made a couple of Marvel / DC cupcake sets, as well as some Disney themed sets. Since I’ve launched officially quite a few of my cautious friends...

754 views, 0 by Elizabeth Miles Cake Design

Elizabeth Miles Cake Design

Competition Advice

I have just sent the entry for my first ever competition eeeek, can some of you experienced competition lovely people offer me some advice as I have never even been a visitor to a cake show so I have no Idea what is involved. Thank you xx

907 views, 0 by crissy90

Royal Icing Panels help

Hi! I’m asking for help since i will be getting mareied soon and i dream of making my own cake. For starters i thought of covering the cakes with 2 or 3 layers of milk chocolate ganache until i get a nice coverage. After i want to cover the sides...

1,279 views, 0 by Janine Lister

Janine Lister

Fake facebook account! HELP!

Hi, recently i got a message on facebook asking if i had seen a cake someone had made that looked like one of mine, i replied that i hadnt but it was a good cake. They responded by telling me i was very generous. I checked the account that sent...

1,021 views, 0 by Jessica

Jessica

Freezing a wedding cake, any advice?

Hello everyone! Next Saturday I have a 3 tiered wedding cake due, 6",8"10" stacked. Yesterday my husband just got medical orders for surgery, so we have to leave town from wed-friday (yay for remote living military lifestyle lol). I’m going to...

538 views, 0 by Samantha Corey

Samantha Corey

Florida home business license???

Im a artist Law is not my thing. Im trying to read threw all this business mumbojumbo and I dont get it. Any one on here live in sw florida and have a home bakery license? I just need to know how much it costs, what Im going to be going threw to...

376 views, 0 by Samantha Corey

Samantha Corey

ideas/ help

So i have this idea to do the royal icing lace look using white as my fondant and black as my icing and im worried about trying it because i feel the black will bleed into the white. anyone ever do this and if so any trick or ideas to help it not...

696 views, 0 by Prima Cakes Plus

Prima Cakes Plus

Advice Needed on Covering a Frozen Cake

Hey everyone I need some advice here. I have seen a ton of posts on here about freezing cakes but I have a slightly different issue here. I was wondering if anyone tried to cover a frozen ganached cake with fondant? I am thinking a frozen cake...

790 views, 0 by Prima Cakes Plus

Prima Cakes Plus

Need help attaching heavy flowers

I am trying to attach heavy lily of the valley gumpaste flowers to the side of a cake and failing miserably. I think what is making them so heavy is the wire and that they have about 4-6 flowers on each bunch. I tried using royal icing and it...

753 views, 0 by Nijo

Nijo

Sticky fondant

When do I cover my cakes in fondant? I use whipped cream frosting for all most all my cakes. Not many people here like buttercream frosting. Normally I fill and crumb coat my cakes and chill them in the fridge for a couple of hours or over...

580 views, 1 by Charlene - The Red Butterfly Bakery xx

Charlene - The Red Butterfly Bakery xx

Please Help Me Win a Local Business Award (I'll be your best friend forever!)

Hi fellow Cakers! I’ve been nominated for a Local Hidden Gem Award (In Rochdale) and I’d absolutely love to win it! (Who wouldn’t eh?!) It’s to recognise an up and coming business in my area and could really propel my business to another level....

548 views, 0 by Charlene - The Red Butterfly Bakery xx

Charlene - The Red Butterfly Bakery xx

I've only a few hours left so I am shamelessly canvassing for votes! xx

http://www.blueorchid.co.uk/rochdalesbs/nominee/red-butterfly-bakery Hi All, I promise this is the last post I will annoy you all with regarding this lol! I’ve been nominated for a Local Hidden Gem Award (In Rochdale) which is an award to...

463 views, 0 by Muhloy

Muhloy

Help! How can I darken a gumpaste figure?

So I just finished making this gumpaste cake topper and I get it all assembled and in photos i see just how PALE Alice is. My goodness, girl needs some sun! How can I fix this? I tried shading her a bit with some pink petal dust but it doesn’t...