Michal Bulla

What would you do, If you don't need money for living? 54

I was just wondering what would you do If you don’t need money for living? What is your Dream Job? I’m pretty sure that there are many of you who would quit their daily jobs right away, but there are many of you who like what they are doing for...

Allways Julez

RESPECT IN SOCIAL MEDIA 42

OK… I am a “live and let live” kind of girl. I might be seen as a bit of a fence sitter… I just don’t feel strongly about many things, to bother taking sides. If I don’t have any ideas, on how to make things better, I generally just “but out”....

Dolcidea creazioni

copy of cake 14

Hello to all, there is a my cake that I see copied by many cakedesigner published on all the sites and pages of Facebook pages (including cakesdecor) without saying that the original idea is mine or at least that the idea was taken from the web …...

Roberta

Do you feel bad about saying you can't do a cake? 10

My friend as asked me to make her grandson’s christening cake which I would have loved to do.However the blessing is on Sunday 14th Oct but I go on holiday on Friday 12th. In addition it’s my granddaughters birthday on Tues 9th so I will be icing...

Fancy Favours & Edible Art (Sawsen)

Cake drop-off without anyone to sign for it 9

Hi all, Just wondering what you’d do in this case: when you come to drop off the cake at the wedding hall, but there’s nobody present (or willing) to sign a handover to say it was delivered safely. This happened to me yesterday, the event...

Sophisticated

Negative feedback 6

Has any of you ever received a negative feedback about your work? If so how did it make you feel, and how did you handle it? I just got one and I feel very bad about. It makes me want to dig a hole and hide. I made a cake for someone the past...

Mmmm cakes and cupcakes

Storage of cupcakes at markets 6

Hi All, I have my first market in a few weeks and will be taking a few packs of cupcakes to sell. I wouldn’t usually do a market, but it is a fundraiser one for a friends child so i’m making an exception. My question is: I will be using...

How did you start? 4

I was thinking of setting up a small business, possibly purely an online event, but how and what would you do =/ I wont be doing this for a small while, but I was wondering how did you advertise? and did you need to get a “professional” Kitchen...

TarasTreats

Rude & Demanding clients 3

Hi all! I am new to the business of making cakes for other people as my own business and not at a bakery. Up to this point (two years into it) I have never had an unhappy client. A woman got a quote from me for a 3 tiered wedding cake. She didn’t...

Hair for modeling chocolate figures 1

I recently made two modeling chocolate figures, an elf man and a little fairy girl. I really like how their faces turned out, usually my fondant figures are small and round and cartoony, but this was my first time using modeling chocolate and...

Nivo

Workshop 4

Hi everyone I’m doing a little consulting new workshop now simulate woman face makeup template face remodeling question is what would you like as a student to do a figure standing or sitting??

Nuria Moragrega - Cake Mistress

Which floral paste does everyone use? 12

I have a potential wedding cake order which will involve making over 100 roses. It will be covering a huge dummy however there will be a real cake slice in there too… the roses on the real cake slice would need to taste nice (at least on the real...

Laura Loukaides

What would you like to see made from Cake? 20

Hello Everyone, Hope you are all okay :) I’m always looking to make new things from Cake, but, I never know what to do. So, I was wondering… What would YOU like to see made from Cake? Just throw your ideas at me, It can be anything!! – I need...

Sugar&Spice by NA

Grass 14

Hi everyone! Please hope you help me with this. I want to do grass on my cake, I saw lots of tutorials that shows how you pipe with the Wilton tip, but my question is: what’s better to use royal icing or butter cream? I’m afraid that if i use...

CrystalMemories

Help me spend $! ;) 9

I am just starting out in my little cake deco business and I have a little money coming that I can use to get some supplies or equipment with. It’s not a lot…let’s say around $500 USD max. What would you buy if you where me? (What...

Latrell

Cake Decorating as a Business 8

I was curious for all of you who does this business, what advice would you give a person just starting out? I know in the beginning it would not be a wise decision to take this on fulltime, but one day would like to do that. Is the cake...

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...

CrystalMemories

How much to charge for a cake topper? 3

So, I have an order to just do a cake topper. The client is moving and wants to transport it to their next location and have it on hand when they get there to place on a cake. They want a 6″×6″ flat square that is fairly simple. What would you...

George's Bakes

Cake in can! Really? 2

I found this in the daily mail online and wondered if this is the cake version of pot noodle vs fresh egg noodles cooked with fresh ingredients! What do we think? Would you eat cake from a SPRAY CAN? New microwaveable batter invented by Harvard...

Roo's Little Cake Parlour

What skills would you like to improve? 34

I am often overwhelmed by the range of expertise on CD. There are so many who have honed their skills to such a high level. I have decided to focus on improving my figure modelling, flower making and building up my royal icing piping skills. I...

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