Sweet Confections by Karen

Help! Which edible gold do I need? 5

I am a little confused as to which kind of edible gold to use on my cakes and flowers to give it a beautiful shimmer and shine. I got the Wilton airbrush gold color to spray a bow I made but, I was highly disappointed with the color. Can...

Cakeicer (Shirley)

Gumpaste Faberge Egg 9

Made as a topper for a cake entry, Russian royal Romanov family. Tsar Nicholas and Tsarina Alexandra. The egg itself is gumpaste, covered in fondant when dry. Royal icing piping painted with gold luster dust. Edible images of Nicholas and...

Sweet Confections by Karen

HELP!! Edible gold glitter 4

Hi all, I need some help. I have a client who want a all out glitter cake. ( like the one in the picture below) I am so confused. What kind of edible glitter do I need to achieve this look? I read that the disco glitter is not safe to eat. I...

Emily Herrington

How is the gold so GOLD and the silver so SILVER? 21

I keep seeing cakes with Gold and Silver on them and I’m wondering what that is? I have gold luster dust, but I can’t ever make it look like that. Is it a different product, and is it edible?

Graham Cook

Silver & Gold 2

Can anyone advise me on how to get a bright sparkly gold and silver colour on gumpaste items. Have tried several different dusts and edible paints but the silvers looks rather grey and the golds. just not as bright as I would like.

Help recreating this cake?? How to stick sprinkles to fondant?? 3

So I am a relatively new cake decorator. I’ve been baking for about six years but only since this year have I began to get into actually decorating, especially with fondant. I’m self taught so there is still a lot for me to learn. This week I am...

Fancy Favours & Edible Art (Sawsen)

hello again, it's been a while 24

Hello everyone, Just a note to give a bit of an explanation. I haven’t been very well for a fair while now and didn’t really have much energy to come online. I think this is the first time I logged on to CD in over a month. My fb page has...

Karen

Scam orders 5

Just received this and wanted to share this with everyone. I immediately knew it was some sort of scam or joke but when I googled her email address it was confirmed. Elizabeth Kerr has sent you a message using your contact form at:...

Jo's Cakes

Coloured Sequins 0

Hello! Does anyone know if it’s possible to make dusky pink edible sequins? Is there a good way of colouring the confetti a pink? Am I missing something really obvious?! (probably ha!) Thanks so much x

CuriAUSSIEty  Cakes

CakesDecor Gazette: Issue 4.08 / August 2015 22

Welcome to the Issue 4.08 / August 2015 of the CakesDecor Gazette  Click here to view the CD Gazette archives ~ Click here to...

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CakesDecor Gazette: Issue 4.10 / October 2015 20

The Gazette is out folks with a completely new section talking about my new favorite things as well as highlighting some of the great things that have been happening in the cakey world. I hope you all enjoy it and as always I love hearing your...

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Cakesdecor Gazette: Issue 4.07 / July 2015 14

This is a great gazette for anyone wanting to take their cakes to a new level and start competing. A few helpful hints and lots of encouragement. Check out the fabulous interview with the ever so gorgeous Melanie Byrne of the enchanting merchant...

Fancy Favours & Edible Art (Sawsen)

Hello from Sawsen! :) 22

Hi all! I just joined yesterday… this is my story I’ve been making cakes for fun for years… nothing fancy, mainly cakes with mounds of whipped cream, fruit, chocolate sauce or custard all over them… not the sugar-coated art I see on your site...

Fondant/Gumpaste Coffe Mug/Cup & Saucer 20

Hi All….I thought making a fondant coffee mug/cup & saucer for the top of a coffee fanatics cake would be fairly easy! I have been trying to find some tutorials on this but only came across one which I wasn;t that happy with….can anyone...

Raewyn Read Cake Design

Bake a Christmas Wish 14

I was very honoured to be involved in another collaboration recently, raising money for the Make-A-Wish foundation. Bake A Christmas Wish is a collaboration of bakers from around the world. We have come together to bake up a storm in aid of...

Kelle's Cakes

Advice on making edible Lego figures 6

Hi! I’m new to the site and excited to be here! I can’t wait to start posting my pictures :-) I do need your help, though… I am working on a cake order that’s coming up and am wondering if there is an easier way to make edible Lego figures. The...

We can't call an Edible Image, well, an edible image? 2

Hi everyone I used to have a custom cake business for years and have now been selling Edible Images for about 5 years. (http://www.abcedibles.net/index.html) Anyways, I have sold these on Amazon for the past 2 years and never had any...

miettes

Christmas in Frostington 58

Christmas in Frostington is a collaboration of bakers from around the world who have come together to bake up a storm for charity . . . and not just 1 charity, but THREE! Alzheimer’s Society UK, Australia’s Melanoma Research Foundation, and...

Michal Bulla

CakesDecor Interviews #4 - The Baking Sheet 14

Before discovering her passion for cake and cookie decorating, Loren worked for 15 years in sales and marketing at a large technology company. Currently, as a wife and stay-at-home mom to her 5 1/2 year old son Ryan, she now has much more...

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CakesDecor Gazette: Issue 4.11 / November 2015 12

November Gazette is out with all the top cakes for the month and much , much more so I hope you like it. Remember I am always open for new ideas you all might want to see added in to the gazette. Make sure you send me lots of pics from Cakes...

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