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Cleaning your Spectrum Flow Airbrush Machine

  One question we often get asked by airbrushing enthusiasts is “What is the best way to clean a Spectrum Flow Airbrush Machine?” – a task that seems complex, but is in fact a simple and easy process. To help, we’ve put together a step-by-step guide! Cleaning your Airbrush Machine: 1.Firstly, wipe down your airbrush machine with a cleaning wipe or cloth before any more mess is made! You don’t need any fancy cleaning chemicals, just some water or an anti-bac will do the job. Spectrum Flow Wipeouts are also... Read More


Christmas Pudding Cake with Spectrum Flow

Ben Cullen, a.k.a. The BakeKing has been fulfilling his Christmas elf duties over the weekend, creating an incredible Christmas pudding cake using Spectrum Flow. For this cake, Ben uses Spectrum Flow’s Chocolate Brown and Toffee Fudge Matt Airbrush Paints in a mixed cup to create the colour of the pudding. Halfway through, Red Matt is added to provide a gorgeous red tint. After airbrushing, the entire pudding is sprayed with Spectrum Flow’s Shell & Shine to give the cake an extra glow. To create the colours of the cherries and... Read More


Christmas Gift Vouchers

Do you have an expert baker or cake decorating enthusiast in your life, that you just can’t wait to spoil this Christmas? Why not spoil them with a last minute Christmas Gift Voucher? It’s quick, easy, and they have a choice of over 6000 products on our website to choose from. You can even choose the design you would like to send! Our gift vouchers are electronically sent to your friend/loved one, along with a personalised message to make it extra special. All they need to do is create an account... Read More


Christmas Savings – 15% OFF!

  Dec your cakes with sugar holly, fa la la la la… ‘Tis the season to be jolly, and for good reason! To say a huge thank you for all of your support in 2018, and to show our loyal customers how much we appreciate them, we’re knocking 15% off everything* on our website, so you can get some great deals over the festive period.  So whether you’re in desperate need of stocking up your baking cupboard after all that yummy Christmas baking, or you’ve had your eye on something new, now’s... Read More


Our Favourite Christmas Cakes!

There’s only one thing better than cake, and it’s cake at Christmas time! We love a good Christmas cake and that’s why we asked you, our fellow cake decorators, to get in the festive spirit and share some of your own designs on Facebook over the last couple of weeks.  Here are some of our favourites!   “You’re a Mean One, Mr Grinch” We’re in love with this fabulous Grinch cake by Jenna Symons, beautifully made for her son’s Christmas Fair, using Massa Ticino’s Bride White Sugarpaste, Sugarpaste Direct Fondant, and one of... Read More


Spectrum Flow Wipeouts – Mistake Erasers

We’re super excited to announce the launch of Spectrum Flow’s brand new Wipeouts – Mistake Erasers! We appreciate how much time and effort goes into creating cake masterpieces, and just how devastating it is when errors are made. But now the pressure is off, and those easy-to-make mistakes are a thing of the past! With Spectrum Flow’s Wipeouts, you never have to worry about making a mistake again, as these simple but effective food grade wipes simply erase paint marks or smudges on your cake. So whether it was a... Read More


THE SUGAR PASTE™ Money Back Guarantee

We’re so sure you won’t have any problems with THE SUGAR PASTE™ that we’re offering you a Money Back Guarantee. Simply email with your order number within 30 days of purchase and one of our Customer Service Angels will contact you. We will ask you to return the unused paste (we’ll even pay for return postage!) and ask you for details of the problem and pictures to show this. We’ll credit your The Cake Decorating Co account with the price you paid for up to 1 6kg box. The guarantee... Read More


How to use Edible Images

We can print any image you send us onto an icing sheet. We also have a number of pre-designed images which you can choose from. After you order from us, below is how we suggest you store and use your edible images.


Cake Craze Stencils

We’re thrilled to offer you 19 new designs of Cake Craze stencils. Michelle from Cake Craze is a sensation in Australia and has designed some beautiful stencil designs that have exquisite details and look classically elegant. Cake Craze stencils have unique and patented attachment points so you can attach them to your cake easily without the use of pins! Just use masking tape – sticky side up to ensure your stencil is attached to your cake ready to stencil your pattern. Watch the video to see how they work. Michelle has been kind... Read More


Please Vote For Us

  Please consider voting for us as Best Retailer in the Cake Masters Awards 2018. Click here ➞ VOTE NOW Since the Cake Masters Awards was started we have won Best Retailer 3 times, all because of your generous support. Thank you. The reason we’re asking for votes is that this award category works differently to a lot of others in the Cake Masters Awards. This category is based purely on customer votes (most others are decided by judges). This is your chance to make your voice heard. We want... Read More