Here is a list of the best Decorating books, some I have read myself, some that I did research on, and all have great reviews!
- Wilton Decorating Cakes Book (The Wilton school) (2007)
- The Complete Photo Guide to Cake Decorating (2012)
- The Complete Photo Guide to Cookie Decorating (2013)
- First Time Cake Decorating: The Absolute Beginner’s Guide – Learn by Doing * Step-by-Step Basics + Projects (2018)
- Stop Decorating the Fish (2018)
- Small Homes and Gardens Home) (2011)
- My First Cupcake Decorating Book: Learn simple decorating skills with these 35 cute & easy recipes: cupcakes, cake pops, cookies (2012)
- Cake Decorating: Create Your Own Stunning Cakes, Sculpt Fondant Figures, Follow Step-by-Step Demo (2016)
- Cookie Craft: From Baking to Luster Dust, Designs and Techniques for Creative Cookie Occasions (2015)
- Do Inhabit: Style your space for a creative and considered life. (Interior Design book, Housewarming book, Book for Recent Graduates) (2019)
- Buttercream Book – A Collection of Best Recipes (Cookbook: Cake Decorating) (2018)
This exciting book presents what Wilton has learned in 78 years of teaching cake decorating in an easy-to-follow format that reflects today’s lifestyles. Decorating Cakes is designed to appeal to anyone who wants to make great-looking cakes for families and friends.
This book is a comprehensive how-to book about all of the most popular cake decorating techniques, including piped frosting, fondant, and hand modeled figures. For each technique, there is an overview of the tools and materials used and complete instructions with photos. The organization provides easy access to information with step-by-step directions and 600 full-color photos for clear understanding.
This richly illustrated how-to book is a comprehensive reference about various techniques for decorating cookies, including buttercream icing, rolled fondant, run sugar, painting, chocolate icing, and egg wash glaze. The clear organization provides easy access to information with step-by-step directions and 400 full-color photos.
First Time Cake Decorating: The Absolute Beginner’s Guide – Learn by Doing * Step-by-Step Basics + Projects (2018)
Learning to make and decorate cakes that are as beautiful as they are delicious can be a challenge, but with the expert guidance of renowned confectionery artist Autumn Carpenter in First Time Cake Decorating, your goal is within reach. Like having your very own cake decorating instructor at your side, Author(s): Autumn Carpenter
Stop Decorating the Fish (2018)
"Stop Decorating the Fish" is a business fable. The prosperous fishing town of Busyville is facing a major challenge. In their efforts to improve the situation, their task force turns to the Seductive Seven a set of tactical and strategic solutions that pulls them in different directions.
Small Homes and Gardens Home) (2011)
Do you live in tight quarters? Is your pad’s smaller square footage cramping your style? Well, living in a small space doesn’t have to mean sacrificing style, comfort, or organization. Small Space Decorating shows you how to transform dull, cramped, or confining into stylish small spaces that live large. This book is packed with images, tips, and tricks for making the most of miniscule or challenging square footage—whether it’s a single room or an entire house.
My First Cupcake Decorating Book: Learn simple decorating skills with these 35 cute & easy recipes: cupcakes, cake pops, cookies (2012)
Budding bakers will love these 35 recipes for making super-cute cakes!You’ll learn how to make delicious cupcakes, cookies, cake pops, and more—and transform them into fantastic creations. In Cool Cupcakes, make pink piggy cupcakes, classic butterfly cakes, pretty spotty cupcakes, and more. The next chapter, Crazy Cookies, gives you ideas for creating ladybird cookies and pretty star cookies, as well as for gingerbread—including gingerbread families, animals, and a village.
Cake Decorating: Create Your Own Stunning Cakes, Sculpt Fondant Figures, Follow Step-by-Step Demo (2016)
Cake Decorating shows you how to build, pipe, model, and airbrush birthday cakes, wedding cakes, and more, so you can create an edible masterpiece for any occasion.Photographic step-by-step tutorials showcase more than 70 techniques and 18 showstopping cake projects, complete with complementary cupcake and mini-cake designs. Plus, “idea” spreads adapt basic techniques to inspire hundreds of additional piping, stenciling, painting, and carving variations.
Cookie Craft: From Baking to Luster Dust, Designs and Techniques for Creative Cookie Occasions (2015)
Beautifully decorated cookies are within reach for every home baker, thanks to the easy and practical methods developed by cookie-crafting enthusiasts Valerie Peterson and Janice Fryer. From rolling and cutting to flooding and piping, you’ll find dozens of techniques to turn plain cookies into fun treats for your next special occasion.
Do Inhabit: Style your space for a creative and considered life. (Interior Design book, Housewarming book, Book for Recent Graduates) (2019)
Well-being starts at home.In Do Inhabit, Sue Fan and Danielle Quigley, co-founders of interior design company Wild Habit, share their advice for styling a home full of beauty, tranquility, and warmth—a space that promotes health and happiness.
Best Buttercream Frosting. Would you like to surprise your guests and loved ones with baking creations? This book gives you helpful tips on cake decorating and best buttercream frosting recipes you can make at home. Bake like a pro! Get your copy now and start creating! (This book has been revised and updated on 2-25-19). Cake decorating is an exciting activity.
Best Decorating Books Worth Your Attention
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Rental Style: The Ultimate Guide to Decorating Your Apartment or Small Home
Author(s): Chelsey Brown
ID: 2552000, Publisher: Skyhorse, Year: 2020, Size: 99 Mb, Format: epub
Shed style: decorating cabins, huts, pods, sheds & other garden rooms
Author(s): Lake, Selina; Whiting, Rachel
ID: 2789662, Publisher: Ryland Peters & Small, Year: 2020, Size: 80 Mb, Format: epub
Icing On Top: Buttercream Exclusive Cake Decorating
Author(s): Becky Beverly
ID: 3026521, Publisher: Independently published, Year: 2020, Size: 185 Mb, Format: pdf
Please note that this booklist is not absolute. Some books are absolutely hot items according to Washington Post, others are written by unknown writers. On top of that, you can always find additional tutorials and courses on Coursera, Udemy or edX, for example. Are there any other relevant links you could recommend? Drop a comment if you have any feedback on the list.