Jessica Harris Cake Design - How to get WHITE buttercream when using REAL butter!!
Rainbow Open Star Tip Cake - iambaker. Amanda does cakes we can all do. I love her ideas.
I think this would be a great design for a Christmas sheet cake. Could make the letters in royal icing ahead of time, or buttercream and freeze before placing on Christmas bulbs, or just pipe them.
BakingBuyer1 - very cool way of doing roses that look beyond usual roses. To do in buttercream, you would have to freeze them until ready to place on the cake. Amazing how fast he decorates that cake with perfect uniformity.
The Sweet, The Sassy and The Blur: Tutorial for buttercream Ranunculus Roses
Bakingdom - Piped Buttercream tip 21 reverse shell. Orange Ombre cake
Corner ideas for square rectangular cakes, piping practice
Simply Sweets by Honeybee - Tutorial on icing a cake for smooth buttercream.
Kinuskikissa - It looks like the big Wilton Icer tip was used for the sides of this cake. Easy buttercream decoration with any basketweave tip.
Kinuskikissan tervehdys - Tutorial on many piping techniques. It is in Finnish, use Google Translator. Lots of tips, uses a ziplock bag for the huge Wilton icing tip, grass tip to decorate the side of a cake.
The Vanilla Bean Baker - Tutorial for piping buttercream for bird's nest cake
Tartas y Galletas de Cris - Excellent post on any and all piping - buttercream, royal icing, glaze
Curly Girl Kitchen: A Fairy Cake piped all in buttercream
Curly Girl Kitchen - Tips on using meringue powder in buttercream. I've been adding meringue powder at the wrong time. Instead of adding with butter/shortening/flavorings, mix MP with the sugar, then add. Maybe that is why I have been fighting bubbles in my BC!
SugaryWinzy - Tutorial for buttercream mannequin cake. Cake baked in brioche pans folds in skirt and piped with 103 tip.
Buttercream piping practice
Renee - Cake Journal - Tutorial Buttercream Transfer - all steps from beginning to end
Rose Bakes - Rainbow Messy Ruffles Cake - tip 104 or 121
Masam Manis - Tutorial for steam buttercream. Use Google Translator. Poured buttercream to create fondant look. Some sites say do crumb coat and put in refrigerator. Once cake is cold, pour warm buttercream over cake on cooling rack.
Cakes and More - Recipe for practice buttercream. Not as expensive as real buttercream. Not as tempting to keep "tasting" while you practice.
Brett Bara - Practicing buttercream ruffles. Tip 104.
Les Entremets - tips on piping buttercream rosettes and shells. Lots of practice
corset cake template
Sugar Swings - How to make your own colored chocolate chips. Melt white candy wafers, add drops of color you want, pipe onto wax paper to harden.