Paula Wright

Wedding 3 Tiered Cupcake Cake 4

I’ve been given this image as design inspiration but can’t work out how the ‘wrapper ’ has been created, does anyone have any ideas? Also the frosting looks really smooth, I don’t think it’s buttercream – any advice appreciated! ...

Ellie @ Ellie's Elegant Cakery

Editors choice, ME!!! 45

How very chuffed am I. I have just been given the editors choice badge on my vintage teacup cake, NO WAY!!! Little old me in my little cakery and I have been well and truly honoured. I often see people comment about not making home page or top...

HappyHermit

Hello from Virginia! 7

Hello everyone! I just stumbled across CakesDecor while looking up cake decorating ideas on Pinterest and am amazed at what wonderful work and decorating abilities so many have shared here (and I’ve only looked at the start page so far)! I am...

Mandy

Help needed. Vintage, birdcage, nautical Cake design 3

Help I have a client who wants me to combine vintage with a birdcage (easy enough) and then to add touches of nautical such as anchors etc. Anyone got any ideas how I can tie them in together without it looking like a “dogs dinner”

Vintage Lace Wedding Cake 1

How much would you charge to do the top three tiers of this cake?

CakeHeaven by Marlene

Painted Vintage Roses 13

Hi everyone, do you have or can indicate a simple tutorial for painting vintage roses? I have just finished my 23rd Wedding Anniversary cake and have painted some simple flowers on it and I really loved it (will be posting it soon, as I still...

Elizabeth Miles Cake Design

Elizabeth Miles Cake Design (Elizabeth Miles) 21

Hi Most people call me Lizzie but I used my full name for my home cake decorating business because I thought it sounded a bit more Posh! I started cake decorating because I had a small budget for my wedding so made my own cake, then my best...

CuriAUSSIEty  Cakes

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...

CuriAUSSIEty  Cakes

CakesDecor Gazette: Issue 4.09 / September 2015 9

I hope you all love this months gazette as much as I did putting it together! So many wonderful collaborations to share along with some of the best top 5 cakes you could imagine. Oh and did you see the cake decorators of the week this month, OMG...

The Ivory Owl Cake Company

Hi from the Ivory Owl Cake Company! 7

Hi I am fairly new to Cakes Decor but am loving it so far! I set up my business a year ago after making my first “proper” cake for my daughter’s first birthday and it all started from there! I make wedding cakes, celebration cakes, cupcakes,...

CrystalMemories

Ah!!! My First Wedding Cake order... 3

I just confirmed my first wedding cake order and I’m super excited and nervous about it! They want simple and vintage and it for around 150 people. I made it clear I am a new decorator and I’ll only be able to do certain designs and they are ok...

Advice on pricing dummy cakes 1

I have been asked by a friend to make a 3 tier, 2 tier and 1 tier cake and 24 cupcakes for displaying on her furniture at a craft fair. She wants them decorated quite simply and in a vintage theme as the furniture is the item on sale not the...

Vintage Wilton Multi Coupler 0

Nice site/forum! Mom has had this for years; but no longer does extensive cake decorating. I’ve listed it on ebay if anyone is interested. http://www.ebay.com/itm/Wilton-Cake-Decorating-All-Purpose-Multi-Coupler-Set-W836-/221620337458?

dealing with abusive hotel staff 13

Please tell be I’m not the only one who has had a run in with a hotel owner / staff. I just got off the phone shaking and almost burst into tears. Its a week before the wedding and I have finally got the contact’s details at the hotel from the...

MissyKay

MissyKay Newbie 7

Hello Everyone…..I just wanted to introduce myself. My name is Missy. My website is currently being built but my facebook page is https://www.facebook.com/SugarChicCakeBoutique?pnref=lhc (please feel free to like my page). I have done an...

Livy

Rusted effect : how to ? 2

Hi, Does anybody know how I could get a rusted effect ? I would like to make vintage locks and keys using gumpaste … Thank you so so much !!! L.

Michal Bulla

CakesDecor Interviews #2 - Aldoska 21

Aldoska is a mother of 3 kids, lives with her husband and her two sons in a small village in Czech Republic, Europe. She is happily married and the family is always on the first place in her life. She works as a teacher in special class for...

Sally Jane Cake Design

Display cakes in bridal shops?? 13

Hi all, a very smart new bridal shop has opened up in my village & I was hoping to contact them & discuss displaying 1 or 2 dummy cakes in their shop. Does anyone have any experience of this; is it the norm to pay them something per...

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...

Dora Th.

Dora 22

Hello , my name is Dora and I live in a small village near Thessaloniki in Greece . I studied nursing but a year ago I discovered my passion to cakes (Well, actually , I’ve always loved being in the kitchen) !! I’ve never taken any lessons or...

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