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5 Tips for Beginning Cake Decorators

Keep it Simple

When just starting out, it’s important to begin with a simple design. A simple border around a cake, a few rosettes, or a ruffle design are enough on their own so don’t design an elaborate cake with basket weave sides, flowers and leaves on top, and other accents throughout that may be hard to put into place all at once. Being able to focus on a simple design will allow the time to become competent at a few simple techniques and to complete the cake in a timely manner.