Introducing Cake Geek Premium, Part 1: Creating Antiqued Effects


Introducing Cake Geek Premium - our brand new extra Cake Geek feature available monthly to purchase through our website for just £2.95. (Our regular Monday and Wednesday features will continue to be free to view). The first in our Cake Geek Premium series, Creating Antiqued Effects, is published … [Continue reading]

Baby Deer Cakes

baby deer cakes, Bambi cakes by Tuff Cookie Cakes, left & Petite-Homemade right

One of our favourite themes at the moment for children's birthday cakes or baby shower cakes is without doubt a baby deer cake. Ever since we came across Petite-Homemade's adorable cake (above right), we've been enchanted by the idea of woodland themed children's parties and baby showers. Then we … [Continue reading]

Navy Wedding Cakes – Vintage & Modern

Navy wedding cake by Catherine Joanne Cakes left and Karenanna Cakes right, Anneli Marinovich Photography

Whith navy topping the the list of classic and elegant bridesmaid colours for winter weddings, we've been checking out the collections of top wedding … [Continue reading]

Creepy Cakes for Kids

toppers by Het Bonte Taartje left, Bella Cupcakes right

Halloween cakes offer limitless opportunities for cake makers to get creative and indulge their cake making fantasies. We have a super cute selection … [Continue reading]

Banded Frill Cake Designs

banded frill wedding cake fabric effect by La Cupella Cake Boutique

Fondant frills have been a huge design trend in cake decorating this year. An interesting variation that has emerged is the banded frill, creating the … [Continue reading]

Pretty Cupcake Cakes

cupcake cakes by the Buttercream Bakery Hinckley left and The Happy Little Baker right

Cupcake cakes are one of the prettiest birthday treats with the added advantage of having a super fast turn-around time for busy decorators.  In fact, … [Continue reading]

Vintage Jewellery & Locket Cakes

Vintage Jewellery Wedding Cakes by Edible Essence Cake Art left, Baby Cake right image by Sarah Jane Ethan

While vintage brooches have been on trend in cake design for some time, leading cake designers have been experimenting with a range of vintage pieces … [Continue reading]

Halloween Gothic

gothic halloween cakes Lets Eat Cupcakes left, Ms. B's Cakery right

Halloween is as much fun for grown ups as it is for little trick-or-treaters so we've put together a selection of outrageous gothic halloween cakes … [Continue reading]

Chalkboard Cakes

chalkboard cakes by The Vanilla Bake Shop left, Bake A-Boo Cake Design right

Chalkboard cakes are becoming one of the most popular design requests for cake decorators, especially for the vintage-rustic style wedding. While … [Continue reading]

International Cake Collaboration: Festival of Lights (Part 1)

Heavenlycakes4you by Gulnaz Mitchell

Social media has been awash with anticipation this week with "Festival of Lights" cover photos appearing one-by-one on the Facebook pages of top cake … [Continue reading]