Julia Hardy

Using Black Fondant 48

Hello CD friends and a happy new year to you all. I have a question on behalf of someone else. This lovely lady called Rebecca is a cake contact of mine on Flickr and she is very concerned as she has been asked to make a black wedding cake and...

Fifi's Cakes

Suicide. The Reality 46

I am compelled and saddened to share this with you. It is a long script, please read to the end if you can? Please do NOT share this anywhere outside of CakesDecor, most specifically Facebook. This is the desperately sad story of a victim...

Dmytrii Puga

I'm a cake decorator of the week?? Wow! 44

Dear friends and colleagues, Dear Administrators! You made me the happiest person on this planet) Only 1 year and 2 months of my stay in the world of cakes, and you gave me the confidence that I was doing. Your support, warm words and comments...

Michal Bulla

Kate Wagner from The Greedy Baker wins cancer battle! 43

It was around a year ago, when our good member Raewyn Read told me that her friend and one of one of our members Kate Wagner from The Greedy Baker was diagnosed cancer just 2 days after her son was born. I’ve never met Kate, but it really made...

Toni (White Crafty Cakes)

Quirky Things We Do 43

Hi everyone! I was wondering about some of the quirky things we do while baking. I was just making cupcakes, and noticed that I always count the cupcake liners as I am putting them in the baking pans. How strange is that! I know perfectly...

Michal Bulla

200, 000 Cakes Milestone Reached! And the winner is ... 42

Woohoo, after 4 years of celebrating first 1, 000 cakes, we just reached the 200, 000 cakes milestone today. What an amazing source of inspiration we created together! There were 191 guesses posted and the winner is Ponona Cakes – Elena...

Tynka

Competition support 42

Hi lovely people :-) I would like to ask you for supporting my cake in Facebook competition.So please, if you like my cake, I woud really appreciate your “like” to this facebook photo....

Fancy Favours & Edible Art (Sawsen)

I've been trolled on social media XD 42

Hi everyone, I just had my first trolling comment on social media! I feel like I must be doing something right to join the ranks of almost every famous & amazing cake artist who people feel the need to publicly put down XD I won’t say where...

Karen's Kakery

Whats style is your business card? 40

Hello xx I’m running out of business cards and have a dilemma I’d like some help with please. My current business cards have a picture of one of my cakes on which has served me well, but it’s a cheerful birthday cake and I’m now starting to do...

Tartas Imposibles

Sweet Summer Collab (Public) 38

Welcome to Sweet Summer, the first public and massive international collaboration with more than 200 Cake Artists from around the world. Theme is “Summer” and with all our works we have wanted to start this summer in the sweetest way :D Join us...

Fancy Favours & Edible Art (Sawsen)

Green eyed monster 38

Hi all, A few things have happened this week, I just wanted to share some of my thoughts with you on them. I’m not going to recount the details because I don’t think it would be helpful… But maybe the following would be. Real creativity comes...

Eva Salazar

My First Cake Decorating Book is coming out on september 17th 35

Hi my lovely friends, I just wanted to share with all of you my super wonderful news. Next September 17th my first cake decorating book is coming out. It will be available in all libraries in Spain and in Amazon for all around the world. The...

Ellie @ Ellie's Elegant Cakery

Bumpy delivery 34

I have to share my story about delivering my wedding cake this weekend. The cake as you may of seen on my page is three tiers with dividers in-between with purple roses all around. For months even thinking about this cake has given me...

Michal Bulla

CakesDecor Interviews #1 - Peggy Does Cake 33

As she said, she is a self-taught hobbyist and has no clue what she is doing most of the time. She is obsessed with cakes and has a love/hate relationship with them. When she is not making cakes or playing around on her FB fan page, she is...

Michal Bulla

Do you listen to music while decorating? If so, what kind? 33

I was wondering If you listen to music while decorating? I usually listen to soft and relaxing music while working in my office. It helps me to concentrate and relax at the same time. My favorite are Dido, Emeli Sande, Lana Del Rey, Pink Floyd....

Sweet Dreams by Heba

Couture Cakers are baaaaack!!! 32

For the second year in a row, I’m so proud to host the Couture Cakers collaboration!! This year, we have many more members participating and even more beautiful pieces to show you in our virtual fashion show!! :) You’re all invited to the...

Sugargourmande Lou

Aww I've missed you !! 32

Hi everyone ! Sooo, it would seem I got a little lost in the wilderness for a couple of months while out hunting for my cake mojo (darn thing did a runner and hid under some rock somewhere !!) and so I’ve missed admiring, faving and commenting...

Allways Julez

Allways Julez 32

Who am I? Julez, a 50 yr old mum. My passion in the past decade has been surfing, but health issues in the past year, have meant that this high energy sport is off my time sheet for now! (Hence my prolific posts on CD, that are indicative of a...

Fun Fiesta Cakes

How to get customers... and price your cakes right! 30

I know this may sound silly, but how do you get a cake business started from home? In Florida, they just passed the Cottage Food law, which allows bakers to create and sell cakes from home (with some restrictions). Other than word of mouth, or...

Sweet Dreams by Heba

Uplifting others <3 29

Happy Note Over the last 2 – 3 years since I began doing something different with my cookies way back when, I’ve watched more and more cookiers begin to photograph their decorated cookies like I do….with the cookie/s in their hand!! :) This...