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Cake Decorating: Most Popular Articles

These articles are the most popular over the last month.
9 Simple Steps to Assembling a Stacked Cake
A cake can fall over if it is not stacked properly.
How to Make Your Own Gum Paste from Scratch
Making Gum Paste from Scratch. Cake Decorating.
How Many People Will Your Cake Serve
Cake Sizes and Portion Sizes. Cake Decorating.
4 Common Problems with Fondant and How to Fix...
Fondant problems can be fixed with a little practice and care.
Use These Recipe Conversion Charts for All Your...
It is important to convert the measurements in recipes accurately.
Decorate Like a Pro with These Helpful Hints to...
A handy cake decorating skill to master.
Simple Buttercream Icing
Buttercream is a delicious filling and frosting for cakes and cupcakes.
Sparkle and Glitter Cakes
Cakes can shine with a little applied sparkle or shimmer.
Buttercream vs Fondant
The most common covering for cakes is either fondant or buttercream and there are pros and cons with either choice.
How to Make Icing Colors
You can create absolutely wonderful icing colors with four base colors.
Your Comprehensive Guide to Cake Carving
Learning to carve cakes can open up infinite cake designs.
Wedding Cake Traditions
There are many traditions surrounding the wedding cake.
Handy Tips when Cake Decorating
A few tricks and tips to help you create beautiful cakes.
Beginner Cake Decorating Questions
Many questions can come up when decorating cakes.
Meringue in Cake Decorating
The different types of meringue can be used for cake decorating.
Determining the Size of a Sheet Cake
It can be confusing to decide on how big to make a sheet cake.
Cake Decorations that Look Like Nature
Cakes with nature decorations are beautiful.
How to Make Fondant Snowflakes
Gather your tools to make fondant snowflakes
Possible Reasons for Cake Failures
Solutions for common cake failures.
How to Make a Gum Paste Rose
How to create gum paste roses step one.
Assembling Your Cake Decorating Kit
Creating beautiful cakes is easier with the correct tools and supplies
How to Make a Waterfall Cake
gather what you need to make the cake.
Difference Between Marzipan and Almond Paste
Both marzipan and almond paste can be used in cake decorating.
Cake Design Apps-Part Two
There are several more apps that you can try for cake design.
Starting a Cake Decorating Business
If you love making cakes you might want to create a business from your passion.
Isomalt
This medium can be used to make jewels and sparkly design elements.
Some Important Cake Decorating Techniques to...
These skills will be very valuable when decorating cakes.
Chocolate Ganache
This delightful chocolate concoction is perfect for filling and covering cakes.
Using a Pasta Machine for Cake Decorating
A pasta machine is a great easy tool for cake decorating.
Baking Cakes without Sugar
Event cakes can also be sugar free for special diets.
Oreo Cookie Cake: A Decadent Dessert No One Can...
This cake will delight adults and kids alike.
Dark Chocolate Paleo Cake
This is a lovely Paleo friendly cake.
How to Create Piped Pine Trees
Step Two-How to Create Piped Pine Trees. Page 2.
Plan a Homemade Birthday Cake for your Child
Children's cakes are fun to plan aqnd create.
How to Use an Open Star Tip
This versatile tip can be used to make many different designs and borders.
Simple Vanilla Buttercream
This recipe is quick and delicious.
Edible Markers for Decorating
If you need to create fine detail edible markers can be a wonderful tool.
Avoid Wedding Cake Disasters
Try to avoid these common issues with a little planning and care.
How to Pipe a Basketweave Design
Pipe the first line for the basketweave
How to Make Fondant Rocks
How to make realistic looking rocks out of fondant.
Covering Cake Boards
In order to make your cake as gorgeous as it can be, it is important to also pay attention to the cake board.
How to Make Fondant Knitting
Make sure you have all the right tools for your project.
Indonesian Layer Cake (Kek Lapis)
This is one of the most unique cakes you will ever try.
Royal Icing
Information about Royal Icing. Cake Decorating.
Fondant
Fondant is a very popular product used in cake decorating.
Cake Design Apps-Part One
There are some very interesting apps available for cake decorating enthusiasts.
Making a Present Cake
A cake shaped like a present looks whimsical and fun.
How to Make Dotted Fondant or Gum Paste
Beautiful patterns can be made with different colored fondant or gumpaste. Page 4.
Cake Decorating Questions Part Four
It is important to get answers to your cake design questions.
What are the Best Cake Pans for Your Project
Cake pans are a necessary expensive for any cake designer and Wilton is a trusted name in bakewear and cake decorating supplies.
strawberry shortcake
Strawberry shortcake is a perfect summer wedding choice, birthday cake or shower cake.
Carrot Cake
Easy carrot cake recipe. Cake Decorating.
Common Cake Decorating Questions
Answers to commonly asked cake decorating questions.
Decorating Chocolate Tiles and Pieces
It is easy to create beautiful chocolate decorations.
Meringue Buttercream
Meringue buttercream is a mildly sweet cake frosting and filling.
Sour Cream Vanilla Cake
A perfect light cake for any occasion.
vegan berry cake
This is a creamy berry topped creation that will even be a hit with non-vegans.
Easy Cake Ball Technique
Cake balls are a great alternative to a whole cake.
Paleo Carrot Pineapple Cake
This is a gorgeous fall themed cake.
Painting Techniques for Cake Designing
Cakes can be enhanced using painting techniques.
Wedding Cake Trends 2014
Thanks to many advances in technique and medium there is pretty much nothing that talented experienced cake designers can't do for a bridal couple.
Hand Modelling a Fondant Giraffe
A cute giraffe is easy to create out of fondant.
Cake Decorating Questions Part Three
There are answers to common cake decorating.
How to Make a Checkerboard Cake
A checkered cake can be a wonderful surprise.
Wedding Cake Don'ts
Make sure you avoid these common wedding cake issues.
Flowers and wedding cakes
Wedding trends that include flowers are continuing for 2014.
How to Use a Round Tip
This versatile tip can be used to make many different designs and borders.
Fondant and butter cream amounts
Knowing what to use for fondant and butter cream quantities for certain sizes of cakes can save you money and time.
How to Create Gum Paste Rose Leaves
Step One-Rose Leaves. Cake Decorating.
Should You Use Organic Ingredients in your...
Is it better to purchase organic ingredients for your cakes?
Wonderful Elmo Cupcakes
Elmo cupcakes can be a happy addition to any party.
Wedding Cake Dos
Here are some tips to help you create a successful wedding cake.
How to Make Gum Paste Briar Roses
Repeat until all the required flowers are done.
Tools for Gum Paste Flowers
The best tools for gum paste flowers.
Piped Embroidery on Cakes
Cakes can look spectacular with embroidery inspired piping.
Interesting Wedding Cake Topper
Couples have a broad range of wedding cake toppers to choose from when planning their cake.
Rolled Fondant Recipe
DIY fondant can be easy and fun.
Hummingbird Cake
A Hummingbird Cake is a very special choice for any gathering of friends and family.
How to Make Fondant or Gum Paste Buttons
A silicone mould is a quick effective way to make fondant or gum paste buttons.
Coconut Lime Cake
A spectacular combination of sublime coconut and tangy lime.
Food Safety in Cake Decorating
Food safety is important for cake decorating.
How to Make Gum Paste Filler Blossoms
Roll out the gum paste for your cutters. Page 2.
Strawberry Garnished Bundt Cake
Use a favorite recipe for the bundt cake
Handcrafted Sugar Flowers Course from Craftsy.com
Handcrafted Sugar Flowers Course from Craftsy.com
Gum Paste Pom Poms
Make sure you have everything you need to make your pompoms.
Fondant Ropes
Fondant ropes are an elegant method to finish a cake.
Chocolate Mousse Gateau
A pretty delicate cake filled with pastry cream.
Making Patterns on Fondant Using Stencils
Stencils create simple and complex designs on cakes,cupcakes and cookies. Page 7.
Winter Themed Wedding Cake Ideas
Winter themed wedding cake ideas are limitless
How to Make a Snow Scene Cake
A cake with a snowmobile on it for a birthday.
Fresh Peach Cake
A lovely vanilla cake filled with fresh peaches.
How to Make Chocolate Drizzled Strawberries
Pick perfect strawberries. Cake Decorating.
Cream Cheese Icing
A perfect cream cheese icing recipe
Wedding Cake Checklist-Part One
It can save time and prevent cake disasters to plan out your wedding cake using a simple checklist.
How Has Cake Design Changed Over the Years
Cake design has evolved over the last 20 years and stayed the same.
Paleo Chocolate Fudge Cake
This is a perfect cake for people following a Paleo diet.
How to Make Fondant Spiders
Spiders are great cake and cupcake toppers for spooky holidays.
Tiramisu Cake
A three layer cake filled with sweetened mascarpone cheese and iced with espresso buttercream.
Pretty Spring Bridal Cake
Pretty spring cake with pink daisies for bridal party.
Efficient Cake Design
Tips to help you design cakes efficiently.
How to Make Gum Paste Stephanotis
Step One-How to Make Gum Paste Stephanotis
How to Make Fondant or Gum Paste Lace
Create the design you want for your cake. Page 5.
Making a Strawberry Topped Cake
Strawberries are very easy to create. Page 8.
Easy Fixes for Cake Problems
There are many things that can go wrong after you take your beautiful cake out of the oven. Some are easier to fix than others.
How to Make Fondant Cows
Nothing is cuter on a baby shower cake than perky fondant cows.
Cake Questions Answered
Many beginner designers have questions when it comes to techniques and best practices for cakes.
How to Create a Sunset Rose Cake
How to Create a Sunset Rose Cake
Columns
Columns can be used to create elaborate cake designs
Flood Work
This technique is wonderful for cookies and solid designs you put on cakes.
Hand Modelling Shapes for Cake Decorating
Gum paste and fondant can be made into wonderful people and animals using a few simple shapes and tools.
Berry Topped Cake
Level the first cake layer. Cake Decorating. Page 2.
Different Wedding Cake Ideas
Having a different style cake can be a wonderful idea.
Pastry Cream
Pastry cream is a lovely filling for cakes and cupcakes.
Interesting Trends in Groom’s Cake Flavors
Groom's cakes can be unique as well as delicious.
Paleo Carrot Cake
This cake is moist and perfectly topped with lovely creamy icing.
Banana Split Cake
A tempting combination of banana, pineapple, strawberry and deep dark chocolate.
Alternative Fondant Recipes
Other types of fondant recipes can also be great for your cake designs.
Cake Decorating PIping Tips
Piping tips will be a great tool to use for many cake designs.
Popular Wedding Cake Toppers
Wedding Cakes can have an assortment of different toppers.
Time Saving Cake Techniques
Sometimes you need to take short cuts in cake design.
How to Frost a Cake
Make your cakes. Cake Decorating.
Bellini Cake
The sparkling combination of peach and champagne in a cake.
How to Make a Cat Litter Box Cake
Finish the cake. Cake Decorating. Page 5.
Rice Krispie Hearts
Simple Rice Krispie treats can make great cake decorations.
Chocolate Mousse
This heavenly filling can make your cakes incredibly elegant.
5 Festive Cake Decorating Ideas for Easter
Try these wonderful ideas to delight your family and friends.
Flour Substitutes
Using flour substitutes does not mean your finished cakes will have a weird or unpleasant texture or taste.
Popular Wedding Cake Styles
The style of your wedding cake can definitely add to your special day.
How to Make Fondant Bats
These wonderful spooky creatures are perfect for cupcakes.
Sugar Sheet Heart Decorations for Valentine's Day
It is important to pick the pattern that fits your decorations.
Billowing Technique for Cakes
Billowing is a complex looking fondant covering for cakes.
Food Additives and Cake Design Part One
When baking and creating cakes it is important to realize what is in the ingredients.
Food Additives in Cake Decorating Products
Sometimes there are additives in the products we use for cake design.
Strategies for Picking your Cake Design
Choosing the best cake design can involve many different factors.
Modelling a Bear from Gum Paste
This cute whimsical teddy bear is simple to make even for beginners.
Making Millefiori Patterns
Millefiori is an easy pattern to create in fondant or gum paste.
Caramel Cake
This is a lovely decadent cake great for any event.
How to Make Heart Stamp Valentine's Day Cupcakes
Pick the heart stamps you want to use for your cupcakes.
Winter Wedding Cake Theme
A lovely frosty wedding can be perfect for your special day.
Cake Decorating Questions-Part One
Some questions about cake decorating.
Fondant Braids
Fondant Braids are a wonderful design element.
Maple Carrot Cake
A delicious moist maple cake. Cake Decorating.
Paleo Nutella Cupcakes
These cupcakes a treat which many people who follow a Paleo diet might not have expected to taste again.
Tips for Flood Work
Try these handy tips when you make flooded cookies and run outs for your projects.
Gorgeous Flowered Wedding Cakes for Spring
Flowers will always be a popular choice for wedding cakes.
Candied Ginger
Crystallized ginger is a wonderful addition to cake recipes and fillings.
Meringue Icing
This icing is smooth, light and can be piped into gorgeous decorations.
How to Make Ice Cream Cone Cupcakes
Having the right tools makes decorating easy.
Getting More Instruction on Cake Design
You should always keep up with cake design advancements.
Selling your Cake Business
If you want to become a professional cake designer you must be able to sell your business
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