Two Tier Gift Box Cake

My friend Geneva turned 21 in April (yep I am a little behind with this blog thing so just bear with me and we will catch up eventually!) and her lovely Mum Tracey sent me a message about making her … Continue reading

Black and Gold Exploding Stars

The brief for this cake was pretty low key – a small cake suitable for a male 80th. I stuck with one of the most popular designs for male cakes of all time – the exploding star cake! This is … Continue reading

A Beachy 21st

This cake was for a 21 year old boy who (apparently!) loves surfing. I sent off some initial sketches, customer approved the one below, cake was booked in… All was fine until I actually sat down and thought about the … Continue reading

Ruffles, Quilting, Stencilling, and a Fantasy Flower!

People complain about the cost of cakes – how could ANY cake cost $200? $500? $1000? Cake decorating takes FOR-EVER, and beautiful cakes are expensive for that reason – they are one thousand times more beautiful than a cake off … Continue reading

Christmas Kit Kat and m&m Rainbow Cake

Surprisingly, people actually read this blog (love y’all). In fact, you’re approaching 10 000 so maybe I should bake something in honour of that, when it finally rolls around. But enough of such self-indulgent chit chat. My point was going … Continue reading

Ruffle Cake & Swiss Meringue Buttercream

I have been itching to try my hand at one of these for ages, but it seemed a little daunting with all that piping. (Piping and myself aren’t very good friends. This is because I am bad therefore I don’t … Continue reading