Archive | May, 2011

Brooches and Bows Cake 2011

I met Emma last year and she simply fell in love with the brooches and bows idea. She had an ivory and sage theme for her wedding to Kris at Compton Acres and this cake fitted seamlessly into their day. She ordered extra brooches for her bridesmaids which was a thoughtful and clever touch. Her […]

The Close Up

Notice that little bit of sparkle. I too, by Friday of every week,  sparkle from head to toe just like my cakes! The glistening dust hangs in the air in my kitchen and settles on all who happen to pass through it. A bit of extra sparkle never did anyone any harm at all.

The Moment…

The magical moment of the cake cutting takes place at long last for Sarah and Matt. I met Sarah in October 2009 and she pointed at a cake that I had on display and simply said “I want that one!” The cake became ‘Sarah’s Cake’ and it was to be trimmed with  a teal ribbon. […]

Sage Green Tower

Sage green chocolate, lemon and vanilla cupcakes with top cake to finish set in the window overlooking the beach at Sandbanks Hotel. Looking cool, calm, sophisticated and really quite tranquil…. what a fabulous choice of colour for a wedding. Certainly gets the proceedings off on the right foot.

Sparkle and Crystals at the Cumberland

Usually on a wedding day its the bride and groom that we talk about being made for each other, well, on this particular occasion it was also a meeting of minds for the cake and the venue. The beautiful ballroom at the Cumberland Hotel in Bournemouth embraced Gemma and Lee’s cake wholeheartedly. Never in the […]

Cake in Action

A white dress calls for white chocolate, it’s  the only safe option. You can then truly relax and eat cake on your special day. The delightful Mary and Neil on their very special day on Saturday, an intimate occasion for a small select group of 9 their nearest and dearest at the beautiful Green House […]