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7,699 views, 0 by Michal Bulla

Michal Bulla

Large Wedding Cakes

I just wanted to share with you these large wedding cakes. Some of them are gorgeous, some are just large. The author is Omar Addihaoui – Kuwait’s Picasso of the Pastries. Thank you Jo ;)

1,208 views, 4 by Karen's Kakery

Karen's Kakery

Where do you get your seasonal inspiration for Wedding cakes

Hi there, I’ve got quite a few Brides booked in for the next few months to discuss Wedding cakes for 2015/16 and although they generally come with an idea of what it is they would like, sometimes they really don’t have a clue. So I normally sit...

1,845 views, 0 by Sophisticated

Sophisticated

Party cakes vs. Wedding cakes

Do you guys charge different for party cakes and wedding cakes? Or do you use a base price?

1,057 views, 0 by Fun Fiesta Cakes

Fun Fiesta Cakes

Heights of Wedding Cakes

When I see pictures of wedding cakes, the tiers look nice and tall. When I’ve asked how many layers were used, the consensus has been (2) 2" layers, or 4" – maybe 4 1/2 with the frosting… however, from the pictures, the tiers definitely look...

7,424 views, 1 by 3DSweets

Cut-in-half Wedding Cakes? What's the name??

Help! I’ve been asked to make an anniversary cake in the style of this cake. Olga Danilova did a gorgeous purple one, here: http://cakesdecor.com/cakes/206917-2-halves-lilac-violet-and-lavender-cake I have looked (and looked) and can’t...

1,155 views, 0 by Danielle

Danielle

Wedding cakes & Sugar flowers!

Hi everyone!!! My name is Danielle. And baking is a passion that started at a very young age in my mother’s kitchen. I love creating and making new confectionery products. As a full time Pastry Chef with 10+ experience, I also, love creating...

1,508 views, 0 by Tillymakes

Tillymakes

Transporting wedding cakes

When transporting a wedding cake for anything over 3 tiers how do you do it? Do you add your ribbons and decorations etc when there and also do you take royal icing etc for stacking? I’m nervous about a 4 tier cake I need to transport thanks

1,767 views, 1 by TrulyCustom

TrulyCustom

For those of you who provide wedding cakes to venues

If you have a relationship with various Venue’s where you are THE EXCLUSIVE wedding cake provider… What kind of packages do you offer? Pricing? Delivery? Certain cake flavors only? Any flavor on the menu? etc. I’d like to be more aggressive...

1,338 views, 0 by Sweet Heaven Cakes

Sweet Heaven Cakes

Does anybody use contracts for cake orders other than wedding cakes???

Recently I have a client some special…lol She did an order for this 27th October for 50 guest in September Two weeks ago she order a cake number topper with rhinestone The last week she add a small cake on the top Today she add 20 cookies …...

553 views, 0 by ElaineRhule123

Do you deliver wedding cakes anywhere in London ?

Do you deliver wedding cakes anywhere in London ?

544 views, 0 by Debbie Shrimpton

Debbie Shrimpton

Wedding cakes

Hi there I’m getting married next year and I’ve seen a lovely purple and white teal cake just wondered how much is was and if I can get any help with it. Many thanks Debbie Shrimpton

1,252 views, 0 by Karen's Kakery

Karen's Kakery

Whats style is your business card?

Hello xx I’m running out of business cards and have a dilemma I’d like some help with please. My current business cards have a picture of one of my cakes on which has served me well, but it’s a cheerful birthday cake and I’m now starting to do...

7,765 views, 0 by Elisa Colon

Elisa Colon

Fondant Brands

Curious to see what fondant brands everyone uses… I am currently using three different brands. Massa Tuccino for wedding cakes. Fondx to cover cakes. Satin Ice for colors, figurines & sometimes to cover. Thanks for sharing!!

1,723 views, 0 by cakealicious77

cakealicious77

Feeling not good enough

Hey everybody. Lately I’ve been looking at a lot of pictures of cakes and wedding cakes, also flicking through Instagram photos. And I just feel like giving up cake decorating, I feel like I’ll never reach that level of those professional looking...

1,686 views, 1 by Ellie @ Ellie's Elegant Cakery

Ellie @ Ellie's Elegant Cakery

Hiring out cake stands and knives

Hi CD friends. Can I please ask for your opinions on providing / hiring out cake stands and knives to wedding couples. I have been doing wedding cakes for nearly two years now and my couples have always used the cake stands and knives provided by...

5,803 views, 0 by Michal Bulla

Michal Bulla

CakesDecor Interviews #2 - Aldoska

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...

1,179 views, 6 by The Custom Cakery

The Custom Cakery

Summer Holidays...

Hello lovelies! Missing spending time here on CD, I’m sorry I’ve not been around to comment on your beautiful cakes, I’ve missed some lovely collabs whilst on holiday too I think! My inbox stands at 100 but with my 4 kids at home and trying to...

977 views, 9 by Blossom Dream Cakes - Angela Morris

Blossom Dream Cakes - Angela Morris

Professional Image

Hello all……I just wanted to share with you the wonderful gift I received from my eldest daughter! She knows how much I fuss over what I’m going to wear when I’m out delivering cakes (particularly wedding cakes) and the image I portray at...

2,153 views, 0 by Laura Loukaides

Laura Loukaides

What to do....

Hi everyone, I’m a little confused at the moment. You see, I need to try out some new techniques on my cakes but I can’t actually keep the cake, if that makes sense… no… no that didn’t make sense… Okay, I want to try out some new recipes and...

1,773 views, 0 by Alpa Boll - Simply Alpa

Alpa Boll - Simply Alpa

Running a cake business during the school holidays

Hi, I don’t think I am alone in dreading the school holidays and trying to juggle looking after the kids and dealing with cake orders especially when its the height of wedding season. I started this thread so maybe those out there who have...

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