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Cake Decorating: Most Popular Articles

These articles are the most popular over the last month.
Deep dark Chocolate Cupcakes
Dark dark chocolate cupcakes are created with a combination of cocoa powder and melted bittersweet chocolate.
How to Make Your Own Gum Paste from Scratch
Making Gum Paste from Scratch. Cake Decorating.
9 Simple Steps to Assembling a Stacked Cake
A cake can fall over if it is not stacked properly.
How Many People Will Your Cake Serve
Cake Sizes and Portion Sizes. Cake Decorating.
4 Common Problems with Fondant and How to Fix...
Most fondant problems can be fixed with a little practice and care.
Decorate Like a Pro with These Helpful Hints to...
A handy cake decorating skill to master.
Wedding Cake Traditions
There are many traditions surrounding the wedding cake.
Your Comprehensive Guide to Cake Carving
Learning to carve cakes can open up infinite cake designs.
Simple Buttercream Icing
Buttercream is a delicious filling and frosting for cakes and cupcakes.
Buttercream vs Fondant
The most common covering for cakes is either fondant or buttercream and there are pros and cons with either choice.
Use These Recipe Conversion Charts for All Your...
It is important to convert the measurements in recipes accurately so that your cake does not fall flat, fondant does not crack, and icing taste the way you envision.
Perfect Decorating Cookies for Fall
Gingerbread cookies can be the best choice when you need a firm cookie to cut into shapes for a wedding cake, event cake, or as decorated cookies.
Sparkle and Glitter Cakes
Cakes can shine with a little applied sparkle or shimmer.
Your Complete Guide to Making Icing Colors
You can create absolutely wonderful icing colors with four base colors.
Difference Between Marzipan and Almond Paste
Both marzipan and almond paste can be used in cake decorating.
Handy Tips when Cake Decorating
A few tricks and tips to help you create beautiful cakes.
Determining the Size of a Sheet Cake
It can be confusing to decide on how big to make a sheet cake.
Chocolate Ganache
This delightful chocolate concoction is perfect for filling and covering cakes.
How to Make a Waterfall Cake
gather what you need to make the cake.
Tools for Gum Paste Flowers
Best tools for making gum paste flowers.
How to Make a Gum Paste Rose
Gum paste roses are easy to create with a little practice.
Cake Decorations that Look Like Nature
Cakes with nature decorations are beautiful.
How to Make Fondant Rocks
How to make realistic looking rocks out of fondant.
How Has Cake Design Changed Over the Years
Cake design has evolved over the last 20 years and stayed the same.
This medium can be used to make jewels and sparkly design elements.
How to Create Piped Pine Trees
Step One-How to Create Piped Pine Trees
Possible Reasons for Cake Failures
Solutions for common cake failures.
How to Make Fondant Knitting
Make sure you have all the right tools for your project.
How to Make Fondant Turkeys
These adorable turkeys work well on Thanksgiving cakes and cupcakes.
Avoid Wedding Cake Disasters
Weddings can be stressful enough without dealing with wedding cake disasters that can be avoided with a little planning and care.
Meringue in Cake Decorating
The different types of meringue can be used for cake decorating.
Edible Wedding Favors
Edible wedding favours are gaining popularity and can be made at home with a little practice and time.
Swiss Meringue Butter Cream
Swiss meringue is a melt in the mouth, not too sweet icing.
Handcrafted Sugar Flowers Course from Craftsy.com
Handcrafted Sugar Flowers Course from Craftsy.com
Pretty Pumpkin Cake
Why not make a spice pumpkin cake in the shape of a real pumpkin for your next Halloween party?
Protecting your Cakes from Damage
There are strategies you can use to ensure your cake makes it safely to the event.
Cake Decorating Kit
Creating beautiful cakes is easier with the correct tools and supplies
Baking Cakes without Sugar
Event cakes can also be sugar free for special diets.
Fondant is a very popular product used in cake decorating.
Strawberry Garnished Bundt Cake
Use a favorite recipe for the bundt cake
Gum Paste Pom Poms
Make sure you have everything you need to make your pompoms.
Some Important Cake Decorating Techniques to...
These skills will be very valuable when decorating cakes.
Warmly Spiced Carrot Cake
An easy warmly spiced carrot cake recipe for every occasion.
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.
Cake Design Apps-Part One
There are some very interesting apps available for cake decorating enthusiasts.
Isomalt Tips
Isomalt can be tricky to use, but following these tips can make your finished products lovely.
Easy Cake Ball Technique
Cake balls are a great alternative to a whole cake.
Chili Chocolate Cake
Chocolate cake with a hint of chili will be the perfect event cake.
Using a Pasta Machine for Cake Decorating
A pasta machine is a great easy tool for cake decorating.
Beginner Cake Decorating Questions
Many questions can come up when decorating cakes.
How to Make Dotted Fondant or Gum Paste
Beautiful patterns can be made with different colored fondant or gumpaste.
How to Make Fondant or Gum Paste Lace
Get all your tools together. Cake Decorating.
How to Make Fondant Snowflakes
Gather your tools to make fondant snowflakes
How to Make Fondant Corn
Fondant corn cobs can be great accents on fall cakes.
How to Make Fondant Bats
These wonderful spooky creatures are perfect for cupcakes.
Oreo Cookie Cake: A Decadent Dessert No One Can...
This cake will delight adults and kids alike.
Cake Decorating Questions Part three
There are answers to common cake decorating.
Weights and Measurements Popular Cake Ingredients
Measurement conversions of popular cake ingredients.
Hand Modelling a Fondant Giraffe
A cute giraffe is easy to create out of fondant.
Rolled Fondant Recipe
DIY fondant can be easy and fun.
How to Make Fondant Spiders
Spiders are great cake and cupcake toppers for spooky holidays.
Winter Themed Wedding Cake Ideas
Winter themed wedding cake ideas are limitless
Plan a Homemade Birthday Cake for your Child
Children's cakes are fun to plan aqnd create.
Different Wedding Cake Ideas
Having a different style cake can be a wonderful idea.
How to Make Gum Paste Stephanotis
Step One-How to Make Gum Paste Stephanotis
Cake Decorating Tools
Specific tools can make cake decorating projects simple and quick.
How to Frost a Cake
Make your cakes. Cake Decorating.
Royal Icing
Information about Royal Icing. Cake Decorating.
Wilton Cake Pans
Cake pans are a necessary expensive for any cake designer and Wilton is a trusted name in bakewear and cake decorating supplies.
What is Flood Work
This technique is wonderful for cookies and solid designs you put on cakes.
Topsy Turvy Cakes
Mad hatter or topsy turvy cakes take patience and planning to execute perfectly.
5 Festive Cake Decorating Ideas for Easter
Try these wonderful ideas to delight your family and friends.
Painting Techniques for Cake Designing
Painted cakes are a fabulous trend that goes beyond pictures. Anything you can do on a wall or canvas can be done on a cake.
Lavender Cookies
Cookies are a wonderful design element for pretty cakes.
Edible Markers for Cake Decorating
If you need to create fine detail edible markers can be a wonderful tool.
How to Pipe a Basketweave Design
Pipe the first line for the basketweave
Making a Present Cake
A cake shaped like a present looks whimsical and fun.
Decorating Chocolate Tiles and Pieces
It is easy to create beautiful chocolate decorations.
Food Safety in Cake Decorating
Food safety needs to be a top consideration when creating and designing cakes to ensure your clients and guests are safe.
Tips for Icing Flood Word
Try these handy tips when you make flooded cookies and run outs for your projects.
Cake Questions Answered
Many beginner designers have questions when it comes to techniques and best practices for cakes.
Buttery Pound Cake for Renal Diet
Pound cake is a delicious choice for the renal diet.
How to Make a Checkerboard Cake
A checkered cake can be a wonderful surprise.
Meringue Buttercream
Meringue buttercream is a mildly sweet cake frosting and filling.
How to Use an Open Star Tip
This versatile tip can be used to make many different designs and borders.
Modeling Chocolate
Modeling chocolate can be used to sculpt figures, cover cakes, and make flowers.
Billowing Technique for Cakes
Billowing is a complex looking fondant covering for cakes.
How to Make a Snow Scene Cake
A cake with a snowmobile on it for a birthday.
Fake Cakes Instead of Real
Sometimes a faux cake is the best choice for your wedding or event.
Alternative Fondant Recipes
Other types of fondant recipes can also be great for your cake designs.
Dark Chocolate Paleo Cake
This is a lovely Paleo friendly cake.
How to Make Fondant Ropes
Fondant ropes are an elegant method to finish a cake.
Gum Paste Rose Leaves
Step One-Rose Leaves. Cake Decorating.
Doo-Z-doh for Kids
Doo-Z-doh is a wonderful product for cake decorating with kids.
Sugar Substitutes for Cakes
Baking without sugar can create lovely cakes if you choose the right substitute.
Cake Decorating Questions Part Four
It is important to get answers to your cake design questions.
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.
Indonesian Layer Cake (Kek Lapis)
This cake is tender, sweet, and the most unusual treat you will ever try for an event.
Common Cake Decorating Questions
Answers to commonly asked cake decorating questions.
Mango Layer Cake
Mango layer cake is a wonderful choice for any occasion.
Simple Vanilla Buttercream
This recipe is quick and delicious.
Cakes with Butterflies
Butterflies can add just the right touch to your cake decorating projects.
Flour is one of the most important components in cake baking.
Sheet Cakes Instead of Stacked
Sheet cakes can be a great alternative if you need to serve a number of people or require a flat surface for decorations.
Starting a Cake Decorating Business
If you love making cakes you might want to create a business from your passion.
Wonderful Elmo Cupcakes
Elmo cupcakes can be a happy addition to any party.
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 Gum Paste Briar Roses
Gather your tools to make the project easier.
Reasons to Use Isomalt
Isomalt is a fabulous choice for your cake design elements for many reasons.
Vanilla Sugar Cookies
Sugar cookies are perfect for decorating
Cake Decorating PIping Tips
Piping tips will be a great tool to use for many cake designs.
Different Cake Baking Pans
Having an assortment of cake pans can help you create perfect projects.
Making a Strawberry Topped Cake
Proper tools and equipment should be gathered before starting.
Sour Cream Vanilla Cake
A perfect light cake for any occasion.
Christmas Cupcake Designs Using Fondant
Cupcakes can be a perfect gift at Christmas time.
Outdoor Summer Wedding Cake Tips
Outdoor summer weddings require special cake planning.
How to Make Heart Stamp Valentine's Day Cupcakes
Pick the heart stamps you want to use for your cupcakes.
Wedding Cake Checklist-Part One
It can save time and prevent cake disasters to plan out your wedding cake using a simple checklist.
Create Your Own Beautiful Cookie Leaves for Fall
Fall leaves are a wonderful accent for cakes and cupcakes.
Creating Healthier Cakes
Everyone wants to eat healthier food these days, including cakes.
Making Patterns on Fondant Using Stencils
Stencils create simple and complex designs on cakes,cupcakes and cookies.
Cream Cheese Icing
A perfect cream cheese icing recipe
Edible Paper
Edible paper is one of the newest techniques for creating gorgeous design elements for your cakes.
How to Make Fondant Cows
Nothing is cuter on a baby shower cake than perky fondant cows.
Chalk Board Cake
This charming design idea is perfect for birthdays, kids cakes, and back to school events.
Traditional French Macaroons
Many wedding cakes feature stacked French macaroons in an assortment of lovely colors.
Getting More Instruction on Cake Design
You should always keep up with cake design advancements.
Picking a Wedding Cake Theme
Your wedding cake theme should be unique and special to you as a couple, so take the time to create something spectacular.
Fresh Flowers for your Decorating Ideas
If you are not confident with your flower making skills or prefer the look of real flowers, you can add gorgeous fresh blooms to your cakes.
Sugaring Flowers
Fresh spring flowers look gorgeous spangled with glittering sugar.
Tender Golden Cake
A perfect golden buttery cake for any occasion.
How to Make Fondant or Gum Paste Buttons
A silicone mould is a quick effective way to make fondant or gum paste buttons.
Piped Embroidery on Cakes
Cakes can look spectacular with embroidery inspired piping.
Paleo Nutella Cupcakes
These cupcakes a treat which many people who follow a Paleo diet might not have expected to taste again.
Butter is an essential cake decorating component.
Sugar Definition
This is an ingredient that will be in every cake and cookie project.
Great Cake Decorating Books
These informational and lovely books are a great addition to any library.
Interesting Trends in Groom’s Cake Flavors
Groom's cakes can be unique as well as delicious.
How to Make Tree Cake Toppers
Gather all the supplies for your trees.
Basketweave Decorating Tips
Basketweave cake decorating tips are an essential cake decorating tool for your kit.
Handy Cake Decorating Hacks
Cake decorating tips to avert disaster or save time.
Pomegranate Jelly
This is a lovely trendy filling and glaze for cakes and cupcakes.
Cake Decorating Questions Part Two
Questions concerning cake decorating.
Superbowl Cakes
Celebrate the Superbowl with a scrumptious cake or tender cupcakes.
Rolled Fondant
Rolled fondant is one of the most popular cake coverings especially for wedding cakes.
New Year's Eve Cake or Cupcake Ideas
Cupcakes or cakes for this festive holiday can be simple or elaborate depending on your event.
The Prettiest Floral Wedding Cake Trends
Wedding trends that include flowers are continuing for 2014.
Traditional Wedding Trends for 2015
Wedding cake trends for 2015 include some very traditional ideas and decorations.
Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies
Cookies can be a welcome addition to a wedding cake table or decorated as a wedding favour.

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