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Wafer Paper LOTUS Tutorial by The Violet Cake Shop™

Merry Christmas Everyone!! I made a tutorial for how to recreate the wafer paper lotuses that I had on my Festival of Lights cake from October, for everyone as my Christmas gift. Hope you all enjoy it and it is helpful. There is a tip for...

Interview #47: Violet Lin Tran from The Violet Cake Shop™

Violet’s: CakesDecor Profile | Facebook Page | Website | Pinterest 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 was born in Taiwan and immigrated to...

TUTORIAL - Simple Swags by The Violet Cake Shop

This is a quick tutorial for simple swags as seen on my Modern Steampunk Hat cake that was featured in Cake Masters magazine (November issue)… Not sure if anyone else has ever done swags this way before as I have not seen it done quite the...

TUTORIAL: My Version of Two-Toned Petals

Hi Everyone! Here is my first EVER tutorial so bear with me if it’s not perfect or if the pics are fuzzy/out of focus. Any feedback would be great and I would love to know if it was helpful in anyway or what specifics may need improving. Hope...

CakesDecor Awards - Christmas #4: And the Winners Are ...

256 amazing entries has been submitted to our Christmas Cakes Awards and I’m pleased to announce the winners. Here are the winning cakes: Winner $200 Cash Prize CakesDecor Apron White Christmas Cake by Pamela McCaffrey – 56...

CakesDecor Flashback 2014 #2: Member Voices

Cakesdecor has been a great source of information & inspiration, whether your a beginner or a pro, there is always some one to help you, or teach you some thing new, it’s a great source of knowledge; Been able to look at other peoples work,...

Cowboy Boot Topper Progress Shots (Pictorial)

As promised, here are some progress shots from when I made my Cowboy Boot topper for my Girly Western 19th Birthday Cake in March. These are not edited and were merely taken so I could remember what I did hence they are not the best quality...

The Making of a 3D Standing Lego Ninjago Cake

I’ve posted my progress pics to my blog with additional info and detailed explanations but thought I’d post just the pics here and on FB so those that are savvy enough can figure out what they might need to do with just a bit of guidance. The...

My Version of a Ranunculus Tutorial

Decided to upload my Ranunculus Tutorial that I posted to FB a while back of the flowers I used on my Christmas cake, since it is now easier to upload multiple photos for the blogs/tutorials in CD. I have also since used it to create the pink...

Two-Toned Bow Tutorial

I first saw a two-toned bow on a yellow tiered cake by Sweet Picasso Cake Creations. Afterward a design popped in my head that had this bow as the centrepiece. It makes such a statement so it’s tempting to use it to highlight a cake. I try not to...

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