Sharp Edges on Fondant Cakes

OK, so I posted some time back in one of the forum posts about how I achieve sharp edges on fondant, and while for the most part my technique is much the same, I am always learning how to do things better and I’ve changed some things. Here are...

MOLDS OUT OF LEFTOVER FONDANT

I just saw a video from Verusca Walker about making molds out of leftover fondant that was so interesting I thought I’d share it with you. You can see the actual video through YouTube. Take all of your leftover fondant from previous cakes and...

Vintage Ruffle/Fabric Flower - Valentine's inspired

Hello everyone, I have to apologize, I have been away from Cakes Decor for a VERY long time now, a choice I had to make for personal reasons. I hope to be back more regularly, though I’m not sure I’m ever going to get through my notifications! ...

A Bite of Buttercream #10: Using a Silicone Mold with Buttercream

Using Buttercream in a mold?? Sorcery!! Well no actually, it’s easier than you might think, and opens up a whole world of design and decoration opportunities. As well as fondant/gumpaste/modelling chocolate, you can use silicone molds with...

Cookie Monster Tutorial

I have made a tutorial on how to make the lovable Cookie monster – great one for kiddies and hobby bakers to get involved with as no special tools are used to give a really professional effect. Things you will need: Dessicated...

Elephant model

Here is a quick tutorial for my patch elephant :) I started off with 1lb modelling chocolate made myself using 1lb white chocolate and 7tbsps of golden syrup I leave this to set overnight to colour I used sugarflair kiwi and a touch of...

How to make a Baby Rump Cake

Are you thinking of a great idea to welcome a new baby into the world through cake? Well here is a tutorial on how to make a baby rump cake that will have all the guest at the party loving your cake. ...

Gumpaste figures tutorials #5: Frozen - Olaf figure tutorial

Start with Olaf’s head. Add mouth… …and eyes Don’t forget carrot! It’s not an perfect carrot, so give it some curves. Make his tooth. Add black dots for pupils on the eyes. Now, make the...

Fast Big Statement Flower ready in 24 hours

OK when someone wants a fast cake this flower will make a statement without taking ages You will need a parrot tulip cutter & viener or similar (these ones are from www.sugardelites.com) Sugarpaste with extra tylose (about1tsp per 250g –...

Tutorial : Princess Cake with Moving Swing and Flying carpet.

As a BIG Thank you for all your warm and lovely support, here is a picture tutorial on how I did my Princess cake with the moving swing and the flying carpet. Hope it will be of help to some of you in some way. You could try this or go one...

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