I love cupcakes, and if left unsupervised, I could devour a dozen in one sitting! I’ve tried baking cupcakes before, but never got into decorating them other than spreading icing on with a spatula. Having just joined Wilton’s digital team, and being the one with the least decorating experience, I thought that it’s about time to take this skill seriously. So, it was perfect that Wilton has launched the I Taught Myself to Decorate Cupcakes set to aid me with my new baking adventure.
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Layered cakes may seem like a tall order, but with the Easy Layers pan set it’s a piece of cake. Stack layers high, color cake for an impressive slice-and-serve reveal and fill with luscious fruit or buttercream. Using the Easy Layers pan set helps save you the trouble of torting your cakes to make a trendy, tall, multi-layer cake. Just one box of cake mix or a single batch of batter is enough to fill all the pans in each set! There are plenty of ways to make easy layered cakes.
Want to make something sweet for mom this Mother’s Day? No matter what your skill level is – beginner, buttercream lover, fondant fanatic or gum paste guru – there’s sure to be a cake here that you can make with love for mom. Bonus: many of these cake designs work for birthdays, bridal or baby showers or other celebrations! They’re just right for spring and summer months. Check out these 15 cakes for Mother’s Day.
Stacked cakes always look stunning, even if they’re just a two-tiered cake, but I’ve been intimidated by them for a while. My decorating skills have certainly grown a lot since I started working at Wilton two and a half years ago, but it wasn’t until recently that I made a tiered cake all on my own. Are you wondering how to make a tiered cake? If you’ve never stacked cakes before but would like to try, never fear! I’m here to walk you through just how I made this purple cake with neon flowers.
Make the most of your cake decorating tips! Who knew that you could achieve so many looks with just one decorating tip? Use tip 402 to create ruffles, flowers, petals and more. Best of all, no one has to know that these cupcakes were so easy to make!
Wilton’s team of decorators creates new cakes every day. We add new decorating ideas to the website regularly, and to make sure you haven’t missed any, I’ve gathered them all in one place for you! Check out some of the latest and greatest cake projects from Wilton.com. You’ll find a cake for every occasion – even a first birthday or wedding day. No matter your skill level, there’s something here for everyone!
The luck o’ the Irish will be on your side with this St. Patrick’s Day Ombré 5-Layer Cake! Ombre cakes are easy to make with the Easy Layers Cake Pan Set.
First birthdays are a big milestone, and many parents strive to come up with a unique theme that captures the spirit of their son or daughter. Jenny Streicher is no different.
As a Senior Content Designer in the Wilton Decorating Room, she spends her days developing new designs and decorating ideas for cakes and sweet treats. Naturally, Streicher wanted to design and decorate her daughter’s first birthday cake on her own. However, she didn’t stop at one cake – she made five different cakes that created one whimsical first birthday.
This stunning birthday cake is straight out of a fairy tale! Topped with a gold crown and a field of pastel flowers, this Fairy Princess Birthday Cake cake will add a very happily ever after to any birthday celebration.
Whether it’s a first birthday or a one-year anniversary, this beautiful Spring Rose Butterfly Cake is sure to impress your guests. Decorated with teal rosettes and sparkling gum paste butterflies, this homemade birthday cake is perfect for spring celebrations.