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How To Get Smooth Butter Cream that Stands up to Heat and Humidity

I have be decorating cakes for 3 months shy of two years now and have had many challenges decorating cakes in a climate that is always hot and humid. My little cake studio is just off of my office and I run the AC at about 77F to 80F (...

Interview #37: Jonathan Theuma from JT Cakes

1. How or why did you get started in cake decorating… was it by accident or did you always have a passion for it? Since I was a kid I always loved drawing, painting and was interested in art. Later, in my teens, I was introduced to cake...

CakesDecor Theme: Nautical Cakes

This week’s theme is ‘Nautical Cakes’. A beautiful style of cake that can be used for so many different occasions such as weddings, baby cakes or birthdays. The wedding cakes in this style are just stunning and so elegant! Big...

Update

Hi all and apologies for not having been on the site for a while. Have been going through a divorce and trying to make ends meet and feed the kids etc. However life is better (although not richer) and have got back into making cakes, so will...

Competition cake finished!!!

Well at last after weeks and weeks of working on it, my cake is finally finished. I’m really pleased with the way it’s turned out. The worry now is how best to transport it without getting there with a pile of...

Interview #4: Ron Ben-Israel

Biography As Chef-Owner of one of the country’s finest couture cake studios, Ron Ben-Israel started his confectionery adventures after a fifteen-year career as a professional modern dancer. Upon retiring from performing with companies...

Chocolate Boonbons #1: Pistacchio Chocolate Bonbons

Chocolate Bonbons Filled With Saracino Natural Pistachio Food Flavoured Ganache Created By Me to Saracino! An Elegant Treat To Share With Your Friends, Parties, Weddings Or If You Are Feeling In The Mood To Keep To Yourself. To View Full...

Kitti's Kakes Kitchen Tour

I love looking at everyone’s work spaces! So, I hope you enjoy taking a peek at mine. I’ve been in business since August 2007. I was fortunate enough to be able to do some renovations on our home and we added a 2nd kitchen in January 2011. So...

Flower Paste Lisianthus Spray Tutorial

Lisianthus is a soft, romantic flower that is often mistaken for a rose or peony, due to how the petals bloom (similar to a rose or peony), and is a favorite of mine for weddings. Lisianhtus are a versatile flower perfect for wedding cake...

CakesDecor Gazette: Issue 4.06 / June 2015

Make sure you guys check out this months gazette it is jam packed full of all your favorite collabs and a short but sweet interview with the totally amazing Gilles LeBlanc! ...

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