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cake decorating

Edible Sugar Glue Recipe For Attaching Fondant to Cakes

edible sugar glue fondant paintbrush

When I started decorating cakes I had no idea how to attach fondant to my cakes or how to attach fondant pieces to each other. I would quickly slap my decorations on my freshly frosted cake and hope for the best. My fondant figures, already looking pretty rough, would look even worse when I was […]

How to Make a Fondant Banner

how to make a fondant banner

  Fondant banners are super easy to make, and can really add a beautiful touch to your decorated cakes. They can seem intimidating, but I assure you they are not at all as hard as they look. In this tutorial I will show you how to make a fondant banner in a few simple steps. […]

Decorating Cakes With Fondant: The Ultimate Guide

Decorating Cakes with Fonddant

  I hated fondant and I hated decorating cakes with it. I hated working with it so much that at the beginning of my cake decorating business, I vowed to only make and sell buttercream cakes. But I soon realized the limitations of not using fondant. Clients ordering birthday cakes, especially for kids, usually want […]

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Must Have Tools For Decorating Fondant Cakes: Ultimate Guide

Must Have Tools For Decorating Fondant Cakes; The Ultimate Guide

  Confession; I used to hate fondant. When I started taking cake orders I avoided decorating fondant cakes. I vowed to only decorate and sell buttercream cakes.  But as I started getting more and more cakes orders, I saw the limitations in my business from not taking on fondant cakes. A lot of cakes ordered […]

DIY Cornstarch Puff for Working With Fondant

DIY cornstarch puff for working with fondant

  When using fondant for cake decorating it’s a good idea to keep cornstarch (or powdered sugar) close by. Fondant is sticky. It can stick to your work surface, cutters or molds, and this can cause a mess and unnecessary cake decorating stress! This DIY Corstarch puff is super simple and cheap to make and […]

How to Make an Ice Cream Cone Drip Cake

picture of upside down ice cream cone drip cake

    There are 2 things I will eat or drink no matter what the temperature is outside. I will drink hot coffee when it’s 100 degrees, and I will eat ice cream when it’s 30. So, an ice cream themed birthday party in the middle of February sounded all right to me! This upside […]

10 Must Have Gifts For the Baker or Cake Decorator in Your Life

Gifts for bakers

    It’s Gift Guide time! Today’s Gift Guide is for the cake or cookie decorator in your life. Whether she or he is a hobby baker or bakes and decorates full time, they are sure to love these must have gifts!   Chefland 10-Piece Nonstick Bakeware Set   A good set of pans is […]

Easy, Delicious, Homemade Fondant for Cake Decorating

Homeade Fondant Recipe

  Did you know you can make your own fondant at home? Yep, you sure can. And with only 5 ingredients it’s super simple to make! All you need to make your fondant is 1 bag of mini marshmallows (I use jet puffed), a 1 pound bag of confectioners sugar, water, vanilla and Crisco.   […]

Easy DIY Snowman Cake

Smowman Cake

When I saw this snowman cake on The Cake Blog, which is one of my favorite blogs for cake inspiration, I knew I had to attempt to make it. It was soooo cute and I knew the kids would love it. It was also a very appropriate time to make this snowman cake. It was made […]