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Kara Buntin
Works at A Cake To Remember
Lives in Richmond VA
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Upgrade Your Lighting!
I recently had some light fixtures replaced, and  in the process discovered what a complete difference the type of bulb you use will make. Now, I knew that different types of light bulbs would throw out different colors of light, but this was a really drama...
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How To Qualify Cake Customers And Save Everyone Some Time
I did a short video on how to qualify a cake customer: In case you prefer to be able to "quick scan" things and fall asleep while watching videos like I do, these are the basics: -Start by asking when they need the cake to make sure you're available. -If yo...
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How To Make Quick Succulents With A Strip Cutter
You can make quick succulents using strip cutters, or flower cutters that have been cut open, in order to make them any size you need them to be. If you use flower cutters you're limited to the sizes that the cutters are, but adapting the cutters and using ...
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How To Make Gumpaste Cutters
This post contains affiliate links Have you ever needed a gumpaste cutter and didn't have a specific type? If you keep some basic equipment on hand you'll be able to make your own. Here's a video on how to do them using an eyelet setting clamper thingy: If ...
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Rustic Ridges Wedding Cake
This cake had vertical ridges in the buttercream, fondant pearls at the base of the tiers, and lilac-colored gumpaste peonies on the tiers. I added some white lilacs as filler because I wanted to keep the colors simple and not add any green leaves. Click he...
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New Tutorials and An Updated Website
My summer employees have been doing a lot of the work I didn't want to do and had been putting off, and as a result, my updated website and store are now live. Check them out here: A Cake To Remember and A Cake To Remember Store You should also check out th...
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What To Include In A Cake Contract
First, I did this video this morning when I was semi-caffeinated, so it's not perky and energetic, sorry about that. Not that I'm ever perky, but if I get enough caffeine in me I could be energetic. Second, if you take nothing away from this other than GET ...
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Fairy and Butterfly Cake
This cake was a display that I made to list a kit for the fairy and butterfly design in my shop. The fairy and butterflies are made from wafer paper, but you could easily do them from gumpaste. But to attach a wafer paper image to a tier that's shorter than...
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Craftsy Class Review: On the Rise-Bun and Roll Techniques
This post contains affiliate links, but the opinions are all mine! On the Rise: Bun and Roll Techniques isn't a cake class, but it's a baking class and that counts. (Did you know that the pastry chef is usually responsible for the breads too? Yeah.) I did a...
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"Have a Little Self-Respect And Charge For Your Work." Warning: Tough Love Ahead
If you like business advice where someone gives you hugs and tells you that you're awesome and uses lots of hearts and kisses, this isn't going to do it for you. But if you want some good advice, read on. I recently peeked in on an online cake pricing group...
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Pink Daisies With Stencilling Cake
This cake was a display that I made because I was messing around with gumpaste daisies and wanted to use them for something! I did the icing using a rough-textured royal icing with some magenta and light mauve petal dusts dragged through the icing to create...
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I've been making custom wedding cakes for 16 years, and own A Cake To Remember, LLC in Henrico, VA. Visit my website or facebook page (A Cake To Remember, LLC) for more information. Also visit my main blog page at www.acaketorememberva.blogspot.com

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