Good morning! It's a grey, drizzly day here in the UK so I thought I'd take the opportunity to write a quick blog post about my most recent video tutorial. This time I'm making gorgeous fondant/sugarpaste roses. Whatever the size, these are gorgeous for cupcakes, cakes, boards... whatever you want to use them for. And … Continue reading How to make a fondant rose
Learn how to make a simple cat cake topper in this tutorial for beginners
Learn how to make this cute pug cake topper with no specialist equipment. Ideal for cake decorating beginners.
Greetings! I'm back again. And this time I can't wait to teach you how to make a lovely little panda out of fondant or sugarpaste. I've been hard at work with my camera again and have managed to put together a simple tutorial, using really basic tools, to create a lovely cake decoration for panda … Continue reading How to make a fondant panda…
I'm so excited to have made a video tutorial just in time for Easter this year. One of my lovely, lovely followers on my facebook group asked me for some hints about creating a simple Easter cake decoration, so I filmed an easy tutorial to make a gorgeous Easter Bunny! He's really simple. No special … Continue reading Make a simple Easter Bunny
Hello! Well colour me excited and nervous all at the very same time. I'm here to share my very first recorded cake decorating tutorial - how to crumb coat a cake. What's a crumb coat Well that's a good question, and one I'm very glad you asked. The crumb coat is the name given to … Continue reading How to crumb coat a cake…
Hello you lovely lot. In my first newsletter (please sign up here if you haven't already), I mentioned that I'd be happy (nay, delighted) to receive any questions or cake decorating tutorial requests you might have. I wasn't lying! And so, imagine my delight when I received a message from one of my lovely subscribers... … Continue reading How to make the perfect Victoria Sponge
Hello! I love talking about cakes. Today is no different. I'd like to talk about cupcakes - small-scale handfuls of loveliness smothered in creamy buttercream and decorated as you please. But before anyone can make any cupcakes, we have to have the basic equipment, right? So I've had a good think about what equipment you … Continue reading Cupcakes – essential equipment
I can't help it. I'm a romantic at heart and I also take great pride in my work. I would hate to wave any cake or baked creations goodbye at my door without being absolutely happy with its outcome... but sometimes, my pride goes one step further than that and falls a little bit in … Continue reading Sometimes I fall a little bit in love…
Hi there. It's just me. I do hope you remember me, I realise it's been some time. In fact, looking back at my blog posts, there seems to be a bit of a pattern of apologies for lack of posts... I can only apologise once again and make myself promise to try harder in the … Continue reading Business or pleasure?