Cakeicer (Shirley)

Gumpaste and rock candy Geode 16

A gumpaste based Geode with rock candy crystals and gold leaf edges for an upcoming cake.

Cakeicer (Shirley)

Gumpaste Rock Candy Geode 16

I made this today with marbled gray gumpaste dried in crumpled aluminum foil. Glued in the grape flavored string rock candy with clear Isomalt cooked to 320 degrees. A few small white rock candy around the sides and painted the edges with gold...

Cakeicer (Shirley)

Cake Decorating Styles 8

Over the years I have seen so many interesting cake styles, from basic round cakes to tilted or wonky, mirror glazed, gravity defying, sculpted, Geodes and on and on. Each time I think I have learned everything there is to know about design some...

Help please! How would I do this geometric pattern? 12

Hi everyone! I’ve been ‘stalking’ this website for a while now but haven’t posted before. I love seeing everyone’s creations and reading the tips and tricks. I was wondering if anyone could please help me with the pattern on the top and...

Need ideas for a gender reveal cake? 9

I will be attempting my first cake this weekend! Along with 4 dozen cupcakes for my gender reveal party on Saturday. I’m really excited! Any tips? I found a great tutorial for frosting cupcakes, and I’m trying to get some ideas for the cake. It...

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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...


we are on line come take a look 17

a little collaboration but powerfull in making friendships

Toni (White Crafty Cakes)

My cake picture in the NY Times 8

I am excited and honored that my gender reveal cake picture will be in an article on gender reveal baby showers. A reporter for the New York Times saw my picture here on Cakes Decor and got in touch with my cake pal Nancy’s Cakes & Beyond...