Cake Decorating

Discover the breathtaking techniques, delectable recipes and decorating essentials that will make your cakes stand out from the crowd!


Simply Delicious Ways to Elevate and Flavor Homemade Buttercream

Posted by on Jul 31, 2014 in Cake Decorating |

Even an inherently wonderful foodstuff such as buttercream can be improved by upgrading the ingredients and adding flavors. Here are some easy ways to indulge your sweet tooth by making buttercream even better!

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Find Your Favorite Things With 11 New Craftsy Classes!

Posted by on Jul 30, 2014 in Cake Decorating, Crocheting, Embroidery, Food & Cooking, Gardening, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Photography, Quilting, Sewing, Woodworking | Comments

Bright buttercream cakes and delicious doughnuts... these are a few of our favorite things! We've just released 11 amazing new online Craftsy classes, ready for your enjoyment. Plus, we're offering them at a limited time new class discount, so you get a brand new class all tied up with a sweet savings string!

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6 High Soarin’ Airplane Cake Designs and Party Ideas

Posted by on Jul 29, 2014 in Cake Decorating | Comments

With the recent release of Disney's animated movie Planes: Fire & Rescue, the demand for airplane-inspired treats and celebrations will be soaring high! Get your head out of the clouds and keep up with demand using these inspiring cake decorating ideas!

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Cake Pop Picking: How to Make Strawberry Cake Pops

Posted by on Jul 27, 2014 in Cake Decorating | Comments

One sweet fruit comes to mind when I think of summer — strawberries! Strawberries are the star of the warm season, refreshing, sweet and very satisfying! I'll teach you how to make this delicious fruit in cake pop form (using mini pretzel sticks and gummies as an added touch) for a sweet summer treat that's as fun to make as it is to eat!

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Professional Wedding Cake Tips: 4 Keys to Success

Posted by on Jul 26, 2014 in Cake Decorating |

When it comes to decorating a professional wedding cake, there are a number of essential things to consider before you begin. Here are professional wedding cake tips to help ensure sweet success.

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The Icing on the Cake: Piping Techniques for the Traditional Cake Decorator

Posted by on Jul 25, 2014 in Cake Decorating |

Learning how to work with royal icing can certainly be a test of patients, but it is an incredibly rewarding skill to develop. Here's a quick guide to some amazing piping techniques for the traditional decorator!

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