Gift Guide: 16 Awesome Ideas for the Serious Cake Decorator

Everyone has that one special baker in their lives who takes everything to the next level. Whether it’s for family gatherings, birthdays, or whatever excuse for a party they could find, they bring something amazing to the table. Not only does it look incredible, but it tastes delicious every single time. It’s almost like their kitchen is a mystical land – how do they do it?! You don’t need to learn their tricks to give them a treat.

Gift your talented cake decorator one of the 15 tools and toys below to help further their already incredible cake decorating skills.

1. The essential multipurpose stand,

revolving-cake-stand
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Not only is this baby incredibly helpful for decorating the cake, this rotating stand is also stylish enough to serve it on.

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2. For when you need the right tool for the job,

icing-spatulas
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Equip your baker with the perfect icing spatula for any job.

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3. The perfect finishing touch,

scrapers
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These icing scrapers put an amazingly clean final touch on cakes that make it impossible to tell whether they came from a home kitchen or the bakery down the street.

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4. For those prepared for any situation,

tip-set
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This set of high quality 55 decorating tips is not only comprehensive, it’s also incredibly easy to keep organized. Your baker will have everything they need at their fingertips when inspiration strikes.

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5. For the prolific decorator,

piping-bags
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Ideal for icings, meringues, even fillings these piping bags are certain to get happily used up, even if there are 50 of them.

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6. For those looking to level up,

decorating-bible
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This guide welcomes everyone from the beginner to the professional and has something to teach everyone. With all its tips, it makes for a perfect reference work for even the most skilled decorator.

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7. For the kid at heart,

candy-eyes
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Very rarely can a project not be improved with goofy eyes. Thankfully they even make edible ones!

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8. For the effortlessly elegant,

f-rollers
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These fondant rollers make it easy to put impressive, eye-catching details onto a cake without having to carve every shape by hand.

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9. For the sweeties,

candy-thermometer
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Candy thermometers are essential when working with chocolate or sugarcrafting. A reliable, quick-read thermometer is a much appreciated and coveted tool.

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10. For the cutie-pies,

cupcake-toppers
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After reading this DIY fondant decorations book, your baker will find excuses to throw parties just to make these amazing cupcake toppers.

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11. For those not afraid of heights,

tiered-pans
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You don’t need an engineering degree to make cake towers, just tiered baking pans!

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12. For the fondant fanatics,

fondant-and-sugarcraft
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This 68-piece set has everything a fondant fiend, marzipan maniac, or sugar crafter could hope for when making elegant floral designs.

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13. For the well-rounded decorator,

cake-balls
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Make perfect cake balls every time with this easy to use silicone mold.

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14. For the glamorous,

gold-leaf
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Nothing is more glamorous than delicate pastries decorated with edible gold.

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15. For the colorful,

icing-colors
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Gel food coloring keeps its colors vibrant without watering down the icing. It’s easy to see why it’s a staple in professional bakeries.

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Read More: Holiday Gift Guide: 15 Perfect Choices for the Budding Baker