Fun Fiesta Cakes

Heights of Wedding Cakes 6

When I see pictures of wedding cakes, the tiers look nice and tall. When I’ve asked how many layers were used, the consensus has been (2) 2" layers, or 4" – maybe 4 1/2 with the frosting… however, from the pictures, the tiers definitely look...

Fun Fiesta Cakes

Tres leches wedding cake 6

I have been asked to make a tres leches cake for a wedding. The bride wants a 3 tier cake – however I’m afraid that a tres leches cake is too moist and soft for stacking and covering with fondant. I could cover it with buttercream but the...

My First Wedding Cake 5

My cousin asked that I do a wedding cake for her friend who is getting married in July. She is giving her friend the wedding cake as a gift. Therefore she will be covering the cost of the cake. I am excited as this will be my first wedding cake....

Karen's Kakery

Whats the best way to attach lots of wired flowers to a Wedding cake? 5

Hi Cake friends xx I’ve make quite a lot of Wedding cakes, but they tend to be character cakes. But I’ve been asked to make a more traditional Wedding cake which has quite a lot of wired flowers which will cascade down the sides. I’m worried...

First Time 3 Tier Wedding Cake - Help!! 5

Hi, I have a wedding cake (as attached) to fo for August, three tiers rather than four. And an Indian bride and groom topper rather than flowers. Venue is a 2.5 hour drive away Can you lovely people give me any helpful tips This is what I...

Zoe

First time wedding cake :-/ 5

Hi I’m totally new to all this, I’ve only ever baked cakes for home (basic cakes at that). My niece is having a low key wedding (thank goodness it is low key!) and has asked me to make her wedding cake. Bottom tier – Fruit, Middle & Top –...

silver dots on a wedding cake 5

I need to make silver dots on a wedding cake. Does anyone have some suggestions for me? The dots are small. Eunice

Elizabeth Miles Cake Design

Bare/Naked wedding cake prices?? 5

Hello, I have been asked to quote for a 3 tier bare wedding cake with 3 layers of cake on each tier with jam and some kind of frosting filling decorated with fruit and flowers. I gave what I thought was a reasonable price including delivery and...

Elizabeth Miles Cake Design

Top tier wedding cake saved for a christening cake a dying tradition? 5

Has anyone ever iced a fruit cake saved from a wedding cake to then be made into a Christening cake for their first child? This used to be the tradition but not so many people have fruit cake these days so it maybe a dying one. I have...

Sophisticated

Wedding cake setup 4

Hi everyone! I’m back looking from some advice. I have a 4 tiers buttercream wedding cake due this Thursday. I am also a guest at the wedding. I am trying to figure out the best way possible to go about it. Should I assemble everything at home...

Paula Wright

Wedding 3 Tiered Cupcake Cake 4

I’ve been given this image as design inspiration but can’t work out how the ‘wrapper ’ has been created, does anyone have any ideas? Also the frosting looks really smooth, I don’t think it’s buttercream – any advice appreciated! ...

Maria @ RooneyGirl BakeShop

Wedding orders - deposits vs balance due 4

Hi! I’m starting to book weddings and I was wondering how you professionals out there confirm the orders with your couples? Do you have a contract (might there be a template on line I can use)? How much deposit do you request and when do you...

Wedding Cake white or vanilla cake recipe? 4

Hi, I’m taking my cupcake home business to a new direction. I love wedding cakes and I’ve been ask to do wedding cakes. I have many great recipes except a go to white and vanilla cake. Everyone that I have tried just isn’t the ONE. Would someone...

Oh Crumbs

Wedding cake collection by customer ???? 4

Hi, I wonder if you guys can help me out, I am relatively new to the world of wedding cakes and so far my customers have chosen the option of having the cake setup and delivered to the venue by myself however I have a customer who has chosen to...

Serdar Yener | Yeners Way - Cake Art Tutorials

Video Tutorial: The Making of a 6 Tier Wedding Cake 4

We had to do a big wedding cake for one of our regular customers at Yeners Way recently so we decided to film the entire process from conception to attending the actual wedding. It was an especially unique project because the cake was made on the...

Jennifer Kendrick

Selling all my wedding cake stuff and pans 4

We are moving and I finally am ready to part with my wedding cake supplies, fondant and some character pans that I have accumulated over the years. While I do still bake for the families birthdays, I don’t have the time to make the wedding cakes...

Zoe's Fancy Cakes

Wedding fairs. Should I get a stall at one? 3

I’m just wondering what people think to having a stand at a wedding fair. I’ve never done one before and would a stand at the gay wedding show in leeds. The stands there are expensive (£900 for a 6ft table). Has anyone done a wedding fair...

Upside Down Three Tier wedding cake. 3

Hi Guys, I have been asked to do an upside down three tier wedding cake next year. After googling it I have discovered a really neat cake stand to do the job but its in America! and with shipping cost it will cost me over £120.00. My question...

Joyce Nimmo

wedding cake contract? 3

Since I am new at decorating and even newer at selling them please help. I have an order for next summer for a wedding cake and the bride is asking for a contract before handing over the deposit, makes perfect since to me. Problem is I have no...

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? ...