Cake Decorating

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


How to Repair Fondant: 5 Tips for Fixing and Preventing Fondant Disasters

Posted by on Oct 24, 2014 in Cake Decorating |

Cracked, lumpy, dry or torn fondant is an absolute nightmare when all you want is for things to go smoothly (pun intended). So many different factors from humidity and environment to an unfamiliar brand of fondant can work against you when it comes to covering cakes. With our top tips for working with and preventing fondant disasters, you're cake decorating experience is bound to be less bumpy!

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Pumpkin Carving Tutorial: A Very Craftsy Jack-o’-Lantern

Posted by on Oct 24, 2014 in All, Cake Decorating, Crocheting, Embroidery, Food & Cooking, Gardening, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Paper Crafts, Quilting, Sewing, Spinning, Weaving |

Show your maker pride! This Halloween carve the craftiest pumpkin on the block and be the envy of every crafter in town with our FREE pumpkin carving templates + tutorial!

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Boo! 6 Spooktacular Halloween Cake Designs So Cute, It’s Scary

Posted by on Oct 23, 2014 in Cake Decorating | Comments

Are you dying to make a creepy-crawly cake design this Halloween? Be inspired by these incredible and frightfully delectable Halloween cakes for your next holiday sugar project!

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You Won’t Believe it’s Not Butter: How to Make Olive Oil Cake

Posted by on Oct 21, 2014 in Cake Decorating, Food & Cooking |

Chances are, when you envision olive oil in a food and cooking setting, it's drizzled over citrus-kissed vegetables or slices of freshly baked bread. But prepare to become a believer: this "liquid gold" is a beautiful addition to desserts as well. Here's how to make a delicious, heart healthy olive oil cake!

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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 — 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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