Next Great Baker

Making cake isn't just, you know, a piece of cake.

Who knew you needed armor when making delicious pastry? On Monday's all-new episode of TLC's Next Great Baker, the contestants face their toughest challenge to date: life-sized cakes! And with the bigger dessert, come bigger problems.

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When one towering confection threatens to take a nosedive, the bakers bust out their carpentry skills to create a support structure. But there are too many cooks in this workshop, leaving the competitors feeling angry or worse -- married! Check out the exclusive first look below to see how they settle the squabble and how another baker sustains a horrifying injury:

Next Great Baker airs Mondays at 9/8c on TLC.