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Cake Decorating: Most Popular Articles

These articles are the most popular over the last month.
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...
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.
Your Complete Guide to Making Icing Colors
You can create absolutely wonderful icing colors with four base colors.
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.
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.
Sparkle and Glitter Cakes
Cakes can shine with a little applied sparkle or shimmer.
Use These Recipe Conversion Charts for All Your...
It is important to convert the measurements in recipes accurately.
Double chocolate bread pudding
Bread pudding is a great choice for a fall wedding cake base.
Determining the Size of a Sheet Cake
It can be confusing to decide on how big to make a sheet cake.
Some Important Cake Decorating Techniques to...
These skills will be very valuable when decorating cakes.
Handy Tips when Cake Decorating
A few tricks and tips to help you create beautiful cakes.
How to Make a Gum Paste Rose
How to create gum paste roses step one.
Possible Reasons for Cake Failures
Solutions for common cake failures.
Chocolate Ganache
This delightful chocolate concoction is perfect for filling and covering cakes.
How to Make a Waterfall Cake
Step Nine-How to Make a Waterfall Cake
Difference Between Marzipan and Almond Paste
Both marzipan and almond paste can be used in cake decorating.
Cake Decorations that Look Like Nature
Cakes with nature decorations are beautiful.
How Has Cake Design Changed Over the Years
Cake design has evolved over the last 20 years and stayed the same.
How to Make Fondant Rocks
How to make realistic looking rocks out of fondant.
Isomalt
This medium can be used to make jewels and sparkly design elements.
Interesting Wedding Cake Topper
Couples have a broad range of wedding cake toppers to choose from when planning their cake.
Popular Wedding Cake Styles
The style of your wedding cake can definitely add to your special day.
Meringue in Cake Decorating
The different types of meringue can be used for cake decorating.
Gum Paste Pom Poms
Make sure you have everything you need to make your pompoms.
How to Make Fondant Snowflakes
Gather your tools to make fondant snowflakes
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 Create Piped Pine Trees
Step Two-How to Create Piped Pine Trees. Page 2.
Winter Themed Wedding Cake Ideas
Winter themed wedding cake ideas are limitless
How to Make Fondant Knitting
Make sure you have all the right tools for your project.
Using a Pasta Machine for Cake Decorating
A pasta machine is a great easy tool for cake decorating.
Handcrafted Sugar Flowers Course from Craftsy.com
Handcrafted Sugar Flowers Course from Craftsy.com
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 Pipe a Basketweave Design
Pipe the first line for the basketweave
How to Make Fondant or Gum Paste Lace
Create the design you want for your cake. Page 5.
Isomalt Tips
Isomalt can be tricky to use, but following these tips can make your finished products lovely.
Assembling Your Cake Decorating Kit
Creating beautiful cakes is easier with the correct tools and supplies
How to Frost a Cake
Make your cakes. Cake Decorating.
Food Safety in Cake Decorating
Food safety is important for cake decorating.
5 Festive Cake Decorating Ideas for Easter
Try these wonderful ideas to delight your family and friends.
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.
Beginner Cake Decorating Questions
Many questions can come up when decorating cakes.
Oreo Cookie Cake: A Decadent Dessert No One Can...
This cake will delight adults and kids alike.
Cake Design Apps-Part One
There are some very interesting apps available for cake decorating enthusiasts.
How to Make Dotted Fondant or Gum Paste
Beautiful patterns can be made with different colored fondant or gumpaste. Page 9.
Painting Techniques for Cake Designing
Cakes can be enhanced using painting techniques.
Making Patterns on Fondant Using Stencils
Stencils create simple and complex designs on cakes,cupcakes and cookies. Page 8.
Pretty Spring Bridal Cake
Pretty spring cake with pink daisies for bridal party.
Tips for Flood Work
Try these handy tips when you make flooded cookies and run outs for your projects.
Efficient Cake Design
Tips to help you design cakes efficiently.
Baking Cakes without Sugar
Event cakes can also be sugar free for special diets.
How to Make Gum Paste Stephanotis
Step Seven-How to Make Gum Paste Stephanotis. Page 7.
Strawberry Garnished Bundt Cake
Use a favorite recipe for the bundt cake
How to Make a Checkerboard Cake
A checkered cake can be a wonderful surprise. Page 2.
How to Use an Open Star Tip
This versatile tip can be used to make many different designs and borders.
Edible Markers for Decorating
If you need to create fine detail edible markers can be a wonderful tool.
Hand Modelling a Fondant Giraffe
A cute giraffe is easy to create out of fondant.
Tools for Gum Paste Flowers
Best tools for making gum paste flowers.
Wedding Cake Checklist-Part One
It can save time and prevent cake disasters to plan out your wedding cake using a simple checklist.
Easy Cake Ball Technique
Cake balls are a great alternative to a whole cake.
Cake Questions Answered
Many beginner designers have questions when it comes to techniques and best practices for cakes.
Simple Vanilla Buttercream
This recipe is quick and delicious.
Cake Decorating Questions Part three
There are answers to common cake decorating.
Sugaring Flowers
Fresh spring flowers look gorgeous spangled with glittering sugar.
Wedding Cake Don'ts
Make sure you avoid these common wedding cake issues.
Royal Icing
Information about Royal Icing. Cake Decorating.
How to Make Gum Paste Filler Blossoms
Insert stamens into the finished flowers. Page 4.
Fondant
Fondant is a very popular product used in cake decorating.
Great Cake Decorating Books
These informational and lovely books are a great addition to any library.
Making a Present Cake
A cake shaped like a present looks whimsical and fun.
How to Make a Snow Scene Cake
A cake with a snowmobile on it for a birthday. Page 3.
Banana Split Cake
A tempting combination of banana, pineapple, strawberry and deep dark chocolate.
Hummingbird Cake
A Hummingbird Cake is a very special choice for any gathering of friends and family.
Rolled Fondant Recipe
DIY fondant can be easy and fun.
Cake Decorating Tools
Specific tools can make cake decorating projects simple and quick.
Billowing Technique for Cakes
Add Buttons to the design. Cake Decorating.
Carrot Cake
Easy carrot cake recipe. Cake Decorating.
How to Make Fondant or Gum Paste Buttons
A silicone mould is a quick effective way to make fondant or gum paste buttons. Page 2.
Popular Wedding Cake Toppers
Wedding Cakes can have an assortment of different toppers.
Making a Strawberry Topped Cake
Proper tools and equipment should be gathered before starting.
Flood Work
This technique is wonderful for cookies and solid designs you put on cakes.
Dark Chocolate Paleo Cake
This is a lovely Paleo friendly cake.
Sour Cream Vanilla Cake
A perfect light cake for any occasion.
How to Make Ice Cream Cone Cupcakes
Set ice cream cones up in tins. Cake Decorating. Page 2.
Alternative Fondant Recipes
Other types of fondant recipes can also be great for your cake designs.
Decorating Chocolate Tiles and Pieces
It is easy to create beautiful chocolate decorations.
Time Saving Cake Techniques
Sometimes you need to take short cuts in cake design.
Avoid Wedding Cake Disasters
Try to avoid these common issues with a little planning and care.
Tender Golden Cake
A perfect golden buttery cake for any occasion.
Old Fashioned Vanilla Cheesecake
This is a delicious standard recipe. It can be served plain, with toppings and with different crusts.
Cake Decorating Questions Part Two
Questions concerning cake decorating.
Golden Delicious Apple Pie
 Pies are making an appearance at many weddings in lieu of cakes and these flaky creations can be decorated
Wedding Cake Checklist-Part Two
It can save time and prevent cake disasters to plan out your wedding cake using a simple checklist.
Wedding Cake Dos
Here are some tips to help you create a successful wedding cake.
Cake Decorating PIping Tips
Piping tips will be a great tool to use for many cake designs.
Pink Lemonade Cake
This is a pretty tart sweet cake.
How to Make Chocolate Drizzled Strawberries
Drizzle chocolate on strawberries to create pretty garnish. Page 3.
Cake Design Apps-Part Two
There are several more apps that you can try for cake design.
Mother's day Creations
Mother's Day is a perfect event for kids to experiment with creative cake design.
Reasons to Use Isomalt
Isomalt is a fabulous choice for your cake design elements for many reasons.
Tiramisu Cake
A three layer cake filled with sweetened mascarpone cheese and iced with espresso buttercream.
Strategies for Picking your Cake Design
Choosing the best cake design can involve many different factors.
How to Use a Round Tip
This versatile tip can be used to make many different designs and borders.
Starting a Cake Decorating Business
If you love making cakes you might want to create a business from your passion.
Sugar Sheet Heart Decorations
It is important to pick the pattern that fits your decorations.
Getting More Instruction on Cake Design
You should always keep up with cake design advancements.
Making Quilt Patterns with Sugar Sheets
Create neat edges for your quilt design. Page 6.
Interesting Trends in Groom’s Cake Flavors
Groom's cakes can be unique as well as delicious.
Cake Decorating Questions Part Four
It is important to get answers to your cake design questions.
Making Paper Cake Decorating Cones
Paper cones are an easy and economical piping tool.
How to Make Gum Paste Briar Roses
Finish the edges of the flower. Cake Decorating.
How to Make Fondant Spiders
Spiders are great cake and cupcake toppers for spooky holidays.
Ways to Display Easter Cookies
There are many ways to present your decorated cookies at Easter time.
Airbrush
Airbrush for cake decorating
German White Chocolate Cake
White chocolate, coconut, and pecans make a delectable cake for weddings, birthdays, and showers.
Embedded Fondant Hearts
Inlay designs are quite easy to create. Page 5.
How to Make Fondant Ropes
Fondant ropes are an elegant method to finish a cake.
Gum Paste Rose Leaves
Step Six-Rose Leaves. Cake Decorating.
Paleo Carrot Pineapple Cake
This is a gorgeous fall themed cake.
Cake Decorating Questions-Part One
Some questions about cake decorating.
How to Make Fondant Cows
Nothing is cuter on a baby shower cake than perky fondant cows.
Meringue Buttercream
Meringue buttercream is a mildly sweet cake frosting and filling.
Food Additives in Cake Decorating Products
Sometimes there are additives in the products we use for cake design.
Common Cake Decorating Questions
Answers to commonly asked cake decorating questions.
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.
Indonesian Layer Cake (Kek Lapis)
This is one of the most unique cakes you will ever try.
Hazelnut Nutella Cake
This cake is chocolaty and filled with rich hazelnut flavor.
Cakes that are Inspired by Paintings
One of the prettiest inspirations for cakes are great works of art.
Chili Chocolate Cake
Chocolate cake with a hint of chili will be the perfect event cake.
Unusual Tools for Cake Design
Uncommon tools can help make your cake designs easier.
Simnel Cake
This is a traditional Easter cake that can be made ahead of time.
Questions for new cake designers
You should figure out the answers to common cake decorating business questions before getting started.
Spring Cleaning your Cake Decorating Kit
It is important to spring clean your cake decorating tools as well as your kitchen.
Making Millefiori Patterns
Millefiori is an easy pattern to create in fondant or gum paste.
Chocolate Mousse
This heavenly filling can make your cakes incredibly elegant.
a Sunset Rose Cake
Step One-How to Create a Sunset Rose Cake
Paleo Carrot Cake
This cake is moist and perfectly topped with lovely creamy icing.
New Year's Eve Cake or Cupcake Ideas
Cupcakes or cakes for this festive holiday can be simple or elaborate depending on your event.
2013 Wedding Cake Trends
Wedding cakes will be bold, romantic and unique in 2013.
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.

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