10 Oddly Satisfying Cake Decorating Videos

These spirals of frosting will suck you in.

There’s cake decorating, and then there’s Instagram cake decorating: the centerfold version. Between close-up shots of voluptuous icing, mesmerizing glazes, and stacks of cake, it’s hard to look away. Some of the videos verge on hypnotic, partly because cake stands spin around in circles. See for yourself, but be warned: don’t start browsing unless you have a lot of time to kill.   

1

Pretty in Pink 

Just try to look away from these perfect blooming buttercream rosettes.

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2

Follow the Rainbow 

Dare we say it: spec-stack-ular.

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3

Ensnaring Webs

But how does that happen?!

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4

Chocolate Tutu 

At first glance, it looks like the cogs of a machine. Oh wait, it’s actually a giant chocolate dome.

5

Blueberry Three Ways  

That blueberry glaze shouldn’t be allowed to drip like that.

6

Flower Power

It's crazy how the chocolate border ends up in the exact same spot every time.



7

Dripping Chocolate

That dark chocolate and white chocolate swirl though.

8

Money Shot 

Why is this giant, gently-swirling dollop of cream so satisfying?

9

Like Bees to Honey 

The puffy honeycomb…the oozing inside…



10

Molten Collapse 

I’m melting!