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1,563 views, 2 by Nijo

Nijo

Urgent help

I need to deliver this cake tomorrow. It’s a simple cake except the glass. I am going to buy isomalt now but having double thoughts about it. I have never worked with isomalt or even sugar before. Now I have 3 options: 1. Isomalt 2....

1,908 views, 0 by Sam

Sam

Help! Game of thrones cake...

Hi, I have been asked to make a Game of Thrones cake for my niece has anyone made one before or have any ideas where to look for inspiration?! I’ve not seen the show and from doing a quick google search it seems a throne of swords (not sure I...

2,539 views, 0 by Sugar&Spice by NA

Sugar&Spice by NA

Fondant

Hello! I have noticed yesterday that by handling the fondant too much, it becomes to crack in my hands, and sticky, even if the AC is on? it happens to me when i’m trying to reach a certain color, and each time i add a tiny bit of color i have to...

1,454 views, 0 by TheOrangeLily

White frosting recipes! I need advice!

Hello everyone! I’m looking for white frosting recipes! I was asked to make a green sponge cake and I need the filling to be white so it can contrast with the green. I only have these options: italian meringue buttercream, cream cheese...

872 views, 0 by Nuria Moragrega - Cake Mistress

Nuria Moragrega - Cake Mistress

So confused where have the categories disappeared to?

I love searching through the different categories and tags….but i can’t find the options?? apart from the search button which is super broad help??!! :(

1,595 views, 0 by Barbismom

Is Satin Ice a good option for a newbie?

Hi everyone, I am a vegan and will be using Satin Ice for decorating a cake. Would appreciate any feedback on Satin Ice and also would like to know if there are any other vegan options for fondant. Thanks in advance. Barbismom.

13,411 views, 1 by metria

metria

# of servings ... Cake + Calculator = Cakulator!

Hello, all! This is my first post here :) I’m only a hobbyist, but my trade is software development. In my spare time I’ve developed an online Flash app for determining the number of servings for a specified cake based on volume. ...

3,626 views, 0 by GabyK

Pazzles vs. Silhouette

Hello there! I’m planning to buy a cutter for my cake decorations, definitely the cricut cake is out of the picture because of the cartridges, but I found this 2 other options, the pazzles http://pazzles.net/store/ and the silhouette cameo...

500 views, 0 by Nuffield

Family Occasions

I have always made cakes for family birthdays, Christmas etc. I was asked to make a drum cake for my son in law’s 40th so began my first foray into fondant decorating. The options are limitless and I am constantly inspired by other cake...

821 views, 0 by Scrummy Mummy's Cakes

Scrummy Mummy's Cakes

Unwanted private messages through Cakedecor

Does anyone know how to stop people sending you unwanted messages through the private mail options? Is there a spam filter? I am receiving messages that aren’t very nice (hooking up type) and would like to prevent them.

1,430 views, 0 by Jeff

Bewildered Father

I have an unusual request/topic. My daughter wants to go to school for Pastry Arts. We hope to open a specialty cake business in PA or SC way off in the future. There is a lot I could tell you about future plans but for now we need advice....

3,123 views, 0 by AneliaDawnCakes

AneliaDawnCakes

Delete a cake or account?

how do you remove one of your cakes or account..I can not find the options anywhere!! =(

350 views, 0 by Ivette Soto

Hi!

Hi! My name is Ivette Soto, Im from Puerto Rico. 54 ladie, no grandsons yet. Im crazy about cookie decorating, but I do love cakes also, specially buttercream ones. I use to have my bussiness but have to shut it down because my back hurts so...

2,887 views, 0 by MzCuteCupcakes

Louboutin Shoe Box Cake

I’m making a shoe box similr to this, except the box will be fuschia…how do I go about making the name “Louboutin?” Do I have to hand paint it on, or are there other options besides edible image? The edible image would work best on a white box,...

2,525 views, 0 by Ansa

Ansa

Minnie Mouse & Whipped Cream

Here’s my question…. I have a customer who wants a whipped cream cake with whipped cream filling and strawberries. On the top of the cake she would like some picture of Minnie Mouse. I said no problem. Then it dawned on me, I dont think I can...

687 views, 0 by MzCuteCupcakes

Interesting Customer requests

I just received a cake inquiry from a old school friend who would like to have a cake for her daughter’s 1st birthday, and wants to incorporate all of the following 3 designs: Mickey mouse and friends, Doc McStuffins, and Sophia the 1st I...

579 views, 0 by Sweet SugarCraft!

Sweet SugarCraft!

Who would love the option to stay SIGNED IN?!

Hey guys, We all love the Cakes Decor website, browsing around being inspired, learning new things and are very grateful for it’s existence. But how great would it be if we could stay signed in, like we are on Facebook, Instagram, etc so we can...

7,930 views, 1 by Fun Fiesta Cakes

Fun Fiesta Cakes

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

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...

1,122 views, 2 by Carol

Carol

It could happen to you

I just wanted to warn you all (if you haven’t already seen or heard of it) but today FACEBOOK shut down my page. Yes I had a profile page in me name of ‘Cakesby Carol’ and thought a while go to change it to my actual real name but with one thing...

790 views, 6 by CuriAUSSIEty Cakes

CuriAUSSIEty  Cakes

Special gift from me for Cake Fest and SoFlo classes!

Hi everyone so sorry I have been so quiet on here of late just been super busy. Is anyone from cakesdecor coming to Cake Fest in Lafayette, Louisiana or SoFlo Miami, Florida? If you are and you take my class I am giving to cakesdecor members only...

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