Instagram Inspired Rainbow Cake with Gold Drip Tutorial

Instagram Inspired Rainbow Cake with Gold Drip Tutorial

Earlier this week the Cakes by Lynz Instagram page reached 100k followers which is so amazing and I can't quite believe we hit this milestone. Thank you so much to everyone who follows the page, likes the posts, comments and sends me messages. To celebrate I thought I would make ...

Piping The Perfect Buttercream Swirl – Perfect your piping Skills

Piping The Perfect Buttercream Swirl – Perfect your piping Skills

Piping the perfect buttercream swirl can be the most satisfying thing, but if you're new to piping cupcakes it can be hard to know exactly where to start; what piping nozzles do you need, how do you hold the piping bag, which swirl is the best? In todays post I'm going ...

How to Pipe Two-Tone Rose Cupcakes

How to Pipe Two-Tone Rose Cupcakes

The rosette swirl is one of my favourite swirls to pipe. It looks so pretty and if you're new to piping cupcakes it is a great way to create a simple looking buttercream rose. So whether you're new to piping cupcakes or looking for a new piping technique to add ...

What Piping Nozzles to use to Pipe Modern Chunky Rosette Swirl Cupcakes

What Piping Nozzles to use to Pipe Modern Chunky Rosette Swirl Cupcakes

Now you all know I love piping cupcakes and at this time of year boxes of cupcakes make the perfect gift and one piping technique that has become very popular is a chunky, thick buttercream rosette. Starting from the center and working out towards the edge this is a variation ...

Ruffle Effect Piping Techniques – New Piping Tips

Ruffle Effect Piping Techniques – New Piping Tips

It can often be hard to know which piping tips create which effect, and which ones are best to use on the top of your cupcakes or to make buttercream borders on the top of your cakes. One thing I love to do on the Cakes by Lynz YouTube channel ...

Ultimate Beginner’s Guide to Making Cupcakes

Ultimate Beginner’s Guide to Making Cupcakes

I love making cupcakes, but I know that if you are new to cake decorating or making cupcakes it can sometimes be hard to know where to start. I get asked so many different questions about making cupcakes that I thought I would create a 'Beginner's guide' to help answer ...