Requests to copy other cake designers

Requests to copy other cake designers Like many cake designers, I’m sure, I’ve always received requests to copy other cake designers, but particularly so at the moment – three this last week! So I thought I’d write a blog post to share my thoughts on copying. That initial enquiry It’s always lovely when an enquiry drops into my inbox but, …

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 …