Cake Decorating

The right tools are essential for successful cake decorating. Brian Leatart/Getty Images

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A beautifully frosted cake is almost irresistible. But, if you want to go to the next level, more intricate cake decorating techniques can make a cake grand enough for even the most special of occasions.

You'll find plenty of cake decorating tips in this article, from make simple flowers out of frosting
to more advanced decorating techniques such as lattice patterns or a basketweave design. Let's start with how to use a cake decorator bag on the next page.

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  • Cake Recipes: Find basic cake recipes as well as ideas for types of cakes you may have never even heard of, all on our Cake Recipes page.
  • How to Bake a Cake: Find basic instructions and definitions that will help you bake a cake in this article. You'll learn about selecting the proper baking pan, cooling and frosting a finished cake, and more.
  • Cooking: Learn the ins and outs of some basic cooking techniques in this helpful article.