Roo's Little Cake Parlour

Sourcing a bright, royal blue 14

I have been asked to make a wedding cake in royal blue. I am trying to source pre coloured sugar paste, but find many seem to be a fairly dull, almost navy blue. I am looking for a bright, rich blue as per the photo. (I am not doing this design,...


Are your purple cakes turning blue? 12

Hi all, Whenever I take pictures of a cake that has a purple hue to it, pictures turn out blue instead of the actual purple/mauve/lilac color. Any trick out there to make it look purple? Apparently, I am not the only one with this problem! I try...

Karen's Kakery

Help with Eeyore blue shade 11

Hi everyone xx I’ve been asked to make a 3d Eeyore cake and cupcakes along with his other friends. I’m ok with his friends, but not sure how to get that exact colour blue that he is…….. I’m thinking of mixing violet with powder blue…….but not...

Ice blue colour for fondant/gumpaste 7

Hi Guys…..I am wanting to get that icey blue colour for some christmas decorating/covering but am having trouble achieving the colour I am after :( Is anyone able to tell me how to achieve this, I have tried using americolour sky blue mixed...


How to make Tiffany Blue 6

Can anyone help me create the Tiffany Blue colour. I want to make a Tiffany Box cake but am not sure how to make the proper shade of blue Or is there a ready made one? If so, where? I have looked on Amazon but couldn’t find one. Thanks!!

The Rosebud Cake Company

Making BLUE sugarpaste 6

Hi everyone, does anyone else have any trouble making blue sugarpaste? I have sugarflair- ice blue, baby blue, navy, and Wilton sky blue and not any of them make what I would consider a plain nice blue, they all have a turquoise look about them,...


Duck Egg Blue 5

Does anyone have a good colouring suggestion to get a duck egg clue colour? I’ve got ice blue which I could maybe try to warm up a little but not sure what with?


How can I add a deep royal blue color to a gum paste or fondant flower? 5

I’m making some blossom flowers and would like them to be blue.. what kind of dust can I use? Thank you.

Blue Rose Flower Cake 3

Hello, I’d just like to show everyone my Blue Rose Flower Cake. It’s a bigger version of one that I’ve made before.

Royal Blue Fondant 2

I have a cake due on Friday in which the 10" base tier needs to be royal blue in color. Since this was a last-minute order I don’t have the time to have colored fondant shipped. What’s the best way to get a true royal blue color – kneading in...


royal blue flowers 2

I am making some blossoms flowers and they need to be royal blue. I got some petal dust but is not exactly the royal blue I need and it’s 2 late for me to order online. Can I paint the flowers with gel color? Thanks

Fun Fiesta Cakes

Tiffany Blue 2

What’s the best color combination to achieve the famous Tiffany Blue? I have a cake order for this color cake. Thanks!

Amelie Sarah

Healthy Blueberry Flapjack recipe 1

Hi, Do you know one of the benefits of blueberry is its highest total antioxidant capacity? Here i am sharing a nice recipe. -———————————————————————————— *Blueberry Flapjack – For 12 people * *Ingredients Required * 1. 175g golden...

Prima Cakes and Cookies - Jennifer

Dark blue fondAnt with fondx 1

So I was wondering if anyone has tried to make a dark blue color fondant with using the blue fondx fondant as a base? I was wondering if the colored fondx colored fondant takes color well. I have only used the white and added colors before, but I...


Feelings about copying others work?... 23

Well, myself personally, I think it’s ok as long as you don’t tell anyone that it’s your original design. There are millions of cake pictures on the web and brides are always bringing me pictures of cakes they like. Most of my brides do take...

Charlene - The Red Butterfly Bakery xx

Please Help Me Win a Local Business Award (I'll be your best friend forever!) 19

Hi fellow Cakers! I’ve been nominated for a Local Hidden Gem Award (In Rochdale) and I’d absolutely love to win it! (Who wouldn’t eh?!) It’s to recognise an up and coming business in my area and could really propel my business to another level....

Cakeicer (Shirley)

Peanuts Characters 18

For a 64th birthday cake for my friend Art. He is the most obsessed Snoopy fan ever! Now after working on these for 8 hours, having the cakes baked, torted, filled and iced in buttercream I got sick. A real intestinal eruption. The cakes were...

Raewyn Read Cake Design

Oh humidity...why do you hate me so? 14

Here is the full Editorial from this months Cakes Decor Gazette, I got a little carried away and had to trim ALOT of it…sorry Michal haha! Full March Editorial Well good riddance February! I won’t miss your horrible humidity that storms our...

Cakeicer (Shirley)

Gumpaste Hydrangea 10

A cluster of Blue Hydrangea for a friends wedding cake

Sandra Monger

Americolor gel colours 10

Does anyone out there know if Americolor gel colours (the electric blue, pink etc.) are legal to use now in the UK? I saw somewhere (can’t remember where) that is is not legal in Europe due to the E numbers it uses? Is that right? I love this...

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