Gift of a Wedding Uk Charity - One job well worth doing.

Hi Cake friends xx Recently I was honoured to be asked if I’d help to make a dream Wedding come true for a couple in my post code area – one of whom is terminally ill. When the e-mail first came through from the Charity ‘Gift of a Wedding’ I’m...

The Start of My Business #2: And Breathe - Wedding Season is over !

My company is really very new off the ground – started promoting in February 2015 – getting registered in May 2015 did my very first wedding fayre in June 2015 and took on my first wedding cake in July 2015 which was a recommendation from a...

Interview #12: Calli from Callicious Cakes

Bio The last thing I ever thought I’d ever be doing is baking and creating cakes as for the majority of my life I have been a Graphic Artist working in all kind of Commercial fields ranging from Textile Designing to the contrast of...

Interview #46: Gulnaz Mitchell

I want to thank Sharon for asking me to do an interview. What an incredible honour! I’ve never imagined this would actually happen when I posted my first cake on the platform three years ago. I have to admit that the Cakesdecor was the first...

Interview #35: Jeanne Winslow of Jeanne Winslow Cake Design

1. How or why did you get started in cake decorating… was it by accident or did you always have a passion for it? Cake decorating was a happy accident for me. After the retail company I was working for went out of business in 2009, my...

Tutorial - Stained Glass Effect Cake

After seeing the amazing stained glass effect cakes by people like Queen of Hearts Couture Cakes, Way Beyond Cakes by Mayen and Vinism Sugar Art, I decided I wanted to have a go and put my own spin on it. Hopefully it will inspire you to do...

Interview #58: Shannon Bond

CakesDecor Profile | Website | Facebook Page | Pinterest | Instagram 1. Tell us a little about yourself, family, where do you live and what did you do for a living before making cakes if anything? I live in Olathe, Kansas which is outside...

My first blog! Bake it UP!!

Baking, easy yeah? Hmmmmm not so much. Most people with an interest in baking, will be totally fine when it comes to whipping up that victoria sponge for after sunday lunch. Of course, theres not much height needed really….you just mix a basic...

How to make a Gumpaste carnation`

Please bare with me this is the first tutorial i have ever done (minus posting it on my own page) To start with you will need 1 egg cup or if you are better equipped then a flower former 1 flower leaf shaper tool 1 foam pad 1 sharp knife or...

Disaster strikes #4: and so it continues ...........

For those of you who have read my blog will know that my life and cake seem to follow disaster after disaster yet somehow I keep going and somehow it manages to work!!! Us cake decorators, we are a special breed …… we exist on lots of caffiene,...

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