Cake Decorating

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


Let Your Cakes Shine: Our Best Cake Photography Tips

Posted by on Oct 19, 2014 in Cake Decorating, Photography |

If you're anything like the majority of us Craftsy cake fanatics, it's safe to say you are likely obsessed with cakes! We'll spend hours and hours designing, baking and decorating our works of edible beauty. Don't you wish you could keep those cakes forever sometimes? Well you certainly can โ€” by documenting your masterpiece with artful cake photography! Read on for top tips on how to photograph your cake perfectly!

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Paint the Town Dead With Boo-tiful Haunted House Cake Pops

Posted by on Oct 18, 2014 in Cake Decorating | Comments

Set the scene this Halloween using this spooktacular haunted house cake pops tutorial. These halloween cake pops are so easy to make and delicious, it's scary! From my personal experience, the cake pops mysteriously vanish and guests will surprisingly appear clamoring like ghosts for more!

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Unlock the Secrets to Success With NEW Cake Design Templates by Jessica Harris

Posted by on Oct 18, 2014 in Cake Decorating | Comments

Jessica Harris' secret waxed-paper transfer method for cake is the stuff of legends, helping cake decorators of all levels create clean, beautiful designs with both speed and ease. And now, with brand-new cake decorating templates available exclusively on Craftsy, you can readily access her incredible cake designs with just the click of a button! Read on to ind out more about the designs โ€” including how you can get some for FREE!

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Decorating Halloween Cupcakes: Make This Ghoulish Peek-a-Boo Ghost!

Posted by on Oct 17, 2014 in Cake Decorating | Comments

It's almost Halloweeen โ€” let's decorate some cupcakes! Here's how to make a delightful ghost peeking out of a pumpkin for your upcoming boo bashes!

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Free Pattern Friday: Be Extra Sweet With Free Sweetest Day Patterns

Posted by on Oct 17, 2014 in Cake Decorating, Crocheting, Embroidery, Food & Cooking, Jewelry Making, Paper Crafts, Quilting, Sewing |

Take a moment to show the extra-special people in your life that you care with these 8 heart-themed project ideas in celebration of the upcoming Sweetest Day holiday!

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Smooth and Sophisticated: 6 Beautiful Buttercream Cake Ideas

Posted by on Oct 16, 2014 in Cake Decorating |

Choosing to use something besides fondant doesn't mean you should feel limited! Smothering cakes and decorating them with the smooth medium of buttercream, whipped cream or ganache is fantastic for anyone who is eager to play with some different textural ideas, from soft ruffles to super sleek edges. Here's our roundup of smooth and sophisticated buttercream cake ideas to help inspire your next cake project...

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