Cakes & Cake Decorating

Everything about cake decorating: questions, tips, tehcniques, how-tos, ideas and more ...

MileBian

WonderWoman standing cake progress pics 5

This doesn’t count as tutorial as it is not a detailed step by step (plus, I started the pictures after i already carved and ganached the head), but I still thought it may be useful to post! Hope you guys like it!

Sugar Sweet Cakes

Watercolor with gold? 3

Is this a water color cake? It doesn’t look like any of the ones ive seen before… was it done with buttercream or hand painted? Was the gold hand painted on? any advice? Ive never done this type of cake before.

Daria

How to make Tiffany Blue 6

Can anyone help me create the Tiffany Blue colour. I want to make a Tiffany Box cake but am not sure how to make the proper shade of blue Or is there a ready made one? If so, where? I have looked on Amazon but couldn’t find one. Thanks!!

Sugar Sweet Cakes

Adding a tiny light in xbox cake? 1

Id love to make my boyfriend an xbox one cake for his birthday & I’d love to add a tiny green light where the logo lights up on the actual xbox… anyone know where I can purchase a tiny LED green light to put in the cake? And any ideas of how...

Jacqulin

Buttercreams 10

Hi all, I have a question. What buttercream do you use for adult parties?? I only like to use regular buttercream for children’s parties, etc. I feel the frosting is not “mature” enough, if that makes sense. We do go to grocery stores, etc and...

Misty

Wafer paper on buttercream 4

I’m doing a cake design using wafer paper to do the ruffles on the side of the cake. In the past i’ve always used a fondant covered cake but the lady it’s for doesn’t want fondant on it. Can I apply wafer paper ruffles to the side of a...

Vegan weeding cake 10

Hi everybody, I am a french pastry chef and I need tout help. I search a recipe of vegan frosting. Someone have a recipe for me ? Excuse me of my english is not well. Gladys

Have you baking with your rice cooker? 1

Hi, i am the new here. glad to meet you all❤ As we all know, baking a cake is usually in our oven. Well, one day i try to baking in my rice cooker. It works!!! It’s my first time to bake a cheese cake with the cooker. Not beautiful, but...

Custom Cakes by Ann Marie

Shortening Question 10

Hi everyone! I wonder if I can get some advice. I use a hi-ratio shortening for my icing and need to purchase more as I am running low. I typically purchase a 50lb. bulk purchase. I only do cakes part-time on the side, so this lasts me quite...

Korontini Evangelia

Sweet Madness 2

I love the immense happiness my cakes can bring and I love all steps in the process from baking to eating and main decoration

Divine Specialty

Decorative hole in tier cake 3

I am looking for a a tutorial how to support a cake with a hole in one of the tiers. Do you know how to cut the hole out and support the cake? The photo attach is not my cake.

CuriAUSSIEty  Cakes

Cake decorating classes coming to Oklahoma City, TylerTexas and Houston Texas in July 2018 2

Here are 3 great classes coming to 3 wonderful location in July, 2018. If you have been wanting to learn cake decorating then here is your chance to add to your array of cake skills. From using Flexique to making gorgeous flower ruffles, Cocoa...

Sweet Dreams by Heba

Apologies :( 15

Dear friends, As some of you know, I’ve been fasting Ramadan for about 14 days now (we’re about half way) and so my days and nights are a bit off the normal schedule and I’ve gotten more busy. Hence, I haven’t been able to come online here as...

Debbie

Pre-fondant smoothing 4

How do you get the cake smooth before adding fondant? We have added icing first but there are still bumps showing through Thanks for your help!!!

Combe Cakes

Sparkle tier for wedding cake 3

Hi, I wonder if I could ask for some help please. Can anyone tell me the best way to do a sparkle tier on a wedding cake. I want it to look like white sparkling sugar rather than sequins. Do I just use sanding sugar adhered with piping gel? ...

CuriAUSSIEty  Cakes

Marta Hidalgo and Marta Torres classes in USA available! 5

I am so blessed to have both these wonderful ladies coming to my studio to teach in Tampa. I only have a couple of seats left in both classes so if you would love to have this opportunity to get taught by the best in the business make sure you...

The Garden Baker

It REALLY bugs me... 4

It really bugs me when people choose to share their creations on line, whether via this site or any other, and don’t give credit to the very obvious tutorials and designs that led to their creations. I’m not talking about plagarism (sp?). The...