Music to bake to!!! 11

Am in the process of making a wedding cake a a big birthday cake, and have the music blaring out. I seem to produce better cakes when I have music on, especially soul jazz funk or 80’s classics. Is there anything you have found puts you into...

Cakeicer (Shirley)

Gumpaste Baseball Baby In A Mitt 11

Topper for a baby shower cake, the mother to be was a huge Oakland A’s fan so the baby has on an A’s cap.

Raewyn Read Cake Design

Shereen of Shereen's Cakes and Bakes launches her first book! 10

Woohoo! Lovely Shereen of Shereen’s Cakes and Bakes just had her first book published! How exciting! I would like to offer Shereen my congratulations and best wishes on the success of this gorgeous book, well done Shereen :) x You can purchase...

Barn Wedding. June. Buttercream. HELP 10

I have a wedding coming up in June that will take place outdoors in a barn. The theme is rustic elegance and the bride likes the look of the “messy-iced” cakes that are becoming popular in part, because of Pinterest. I’ve attached a picture to...

Raewyn Read Cake Design

Man Bakes Cake for Amy! 9

We all love Rudy of Man Bakes Cake and his fabulous work but did you know that he recently made a cake (one of my faves) for the opening night of “Into The Woods” being performed on an incredible set in Central Park, New York? His brilliant...

Marketing a Home Bakery 9

I am beginning a home baking business. If you have a home baking business, please advise what your marketing techniques were and how you acquired new customers. I feel that I need help in marketing my business since it does have a store front....


Vegan Bakers? 9

Do any of you bake vegan?

Raewyn Read Cake Design

CakeBomb at the Cake & Bake Show! 9

At the start of April an amazing group of talented and fabulous folk got together and created an Edible Display like no other! With a theme of ‘Welcome to the Jungle’ the team created an awesome array of plants, birds, animals and idols! ...

Raewyn Read Cake Design

Breaking News! Lucky Paul Hollywood meets fabulous cakers - gets bum pinched! 8

A little birdy (the lovely Jen from Jen’s Just Desserts) shared this pic with me, of Paul Hollywood meeting the gorgeous duo of Allison Henry of Lets Eat Cupcakes and Rosie of Cake Masters at the Cake and Bake Show last year. I’m told by a...

Daniel Guiriba

Daniel Bakes 8

Hi friends, I Daniel, I been baking for almost 4 years. Im using spring Roll Wrappers for my flowers and designing for my cakes. Thank you so much.


New baker 😀 8

Hi, I’m Retha…. New on the forum, at this stage I will learn more from you than you from me ;-) . Tought myself and still learning every day! You will see my first cake soon, hold thumbs!!!


Double barrel cake 8

Would three 6" tiers stacked together be called a double barrel cake, and I’d like to know if I can just stack all three layers together filled with buttercream, or do I need to have any supports ? Thanks for helping me :)


Home Bakers - Do you provide complimentary tastings? 7

I was asked by a potential customer if she could come by on tomorrow for a tasting. 12 hours is not enough time for me because I bake-to-order and don’t have any cakes lying around. Additionally her order was not large (1 – 10", 2-layer cake...

Bombshell Bakes

Bombshell Bakes 7

Hi 👋 I am Claire, and found this site from one of my wonderful Facebook groups. I started in sugarart in August 2018 and have been pushing myself since, by entering competitions and collaborations. I launched Bombshell Bakes LTD in November...

Cake Creations by ME - Mayra Estrada

Barbie Fashion Inspired Wedding Cake Collab 7

A beautiful collaboration of wedding cakes inspired Barbie Fashion. Please visit our page to see the amazing wedding cakes.

Firefighter trying to bake! 7

Hey everyone, I’m Nick and I’m a firefighter from Virginia. I’m trying to learn how to decorate cakes and would just like some feedback. It’s tough to get constructive criticism from other firefighters about cake decorating! Lol. I created a...

Fun Fiesta Cakes

Liability Insurance for Home Bakers 7

Hello bakers, If you work out of your home in the U.S., do you carry any type of liability insurance to protect you against possible lawsuits? I have come across several articles on the subject, and they all suggest that bakers should protect...

Jenniffer White

Baker Faces Civil Rights Complaint For Refusing Anti-Gay Cake Order 7

In case you haven’t heard of this travesty yet in your little corner of the world: I’m sure Marjorie...

Fun Fiesta Cakes


My daughter just got engaged and I’m already thinking about her wedding cake – If you have a “favorite” wedding cake that you have done, or want to contribute any ideas or suggestions that would make my life less stressful if I decide to make the...

Cakes and Beyond by Naheed

How to start a home based cakery business 7

I am in Alabama, I want to start my own home based cake business, but before I do that would like to find out about the laws and regulations. I would appreciate if I could be given some guidance how to go about. Thanks, Naheed