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Vegan Wedding Cakes

Vegan Wedding Cakes With the rise of those embracing a plant-based diet, and prompted by a recent wedding enquiry, I thought it was time I explored vegan wedding cake options.  To enable me to potentially add vegan wedding cakes to my menu I started my research. I’ve always been a fan of good quality proper butter, as opposed to dairy-free …

Your Wedding Cake Consultation

Your Wedding Cake Consultation As 2019 draws to a close, and with wedding consultations scheduled in January and February 2020,  I thought I’d let you know what to expect from your wedding cake consultation. Your enquiry When you enquire it’s a good idea to provide some details of your wedding styling.  This way, I can take inspiration from your carefully …

Stained Glass-Inspired Wedding Cake

Stained Glass-Inspired Wedding Cake I had a real burst of creativity recently resulting in three new display cakes!  So, I thought I’d share with you my design journey for one of them…. namely, a stained glass-inspired wedding cake – Art Deco-style, inspired specifically by The Sun Pavilion’s beautiful, beautiful, stained glass dome.  Here it is, captured perfectly by Amanda Manby …

First Wedding Cake 2019

First Wedding Cake 2019! I so very rarely ask professional photographers for images and try to photograph my wedding cakes myself at the venue (with little success) and even more rarely receive them unprompted – that makes Laura Calderwood a very special photographer indeed.  The images of Zara & Tom’s day(s) which Laura has provided are fabulous – so I …

Wedding Cakes – 2018 Highlights!

Wedding Cakes – 2018 Highlights! As 2018 draws to a close I thought I’d recap on my year of creating wedding cakes and share my 2018 highlights. Being my own worst critic, and a typical Brit not prone to self-congratulation, I didn’t find this task easy as I am never 100% satisfied with any of them!  That’s okay though, as …

Naked and Semi-naked Cakes

Naked and Semi-naked Cakes An impromptu blog post as a result of receiving sooo many enquiries this year, last year and this week.  Here goes.  As mentioned in my FAQs, I don’t offer ‘naked’ or ‘semi-naked’ cakes!  There, I said it. Two reasons. Firstly… I’m a ‘detail’ girl.  Whether it’s bespoke hand piping (no generic stencils here!) to match your …

allerton castle wedding

Allerton Castle Wedding

Allerton Castle Wedding Today, I’m talking about F & J’s intimate Allerton Castle wedding. Destination Weddings It’s not unusual for me to receive wedding cake enquiries from couples travelling considerable distances to marry in Yorkshire.  Indeed, many couples travel to me from London for their wedding cake consultation.  But 2018 has seen a rise in international enquiries.  This year I’ve …

Bohemian Styled Shoot

Bohemian Styled Shoot I love all the potential elements of a bohemian wedding.  So, I was delighted when Rachael of The Burtons Photography invited me to collaborate on a bohemian styled shoot jointly hosted by her and Jade Maguire Photography. The Wedding Suppliers Rachael and Jade had already gathered together some talented suppliers… Styling: Wild at Heart Hire and Styling, …