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16/06/2020

Let us introduce… Sweet Freedom!

Self-confessed chocolate spread junkie? Got a sweet tooth that just won’t quit? We are thrilled to welcome Sweet Freedom to the Cake Dec Family. You should never feel guilty for indulging in your sweeter side and with Sweet Freedom, you don’t have to!   It has quickly become a holy grail product amongst the vegans in the office, we are so excited to share this plant-based, earth-friendly brand that is suitable for everyone with a sweet tooth! What is Sweet Freedom?  Sweet Freedom makes healthy taste GREAT. Their range of chocolate... Read More

01/06/2020

No Eggs? No Flour? No Problem!

If you’re feeling the urge to bake, or have a hankering for something sweet, there’s nothing worse than lacking the essential ingredients needed for a quality cake. I mean seriously, what could be more soul-destroying than putting the oven on pre-heat, fastening your apron, and then discovering you used the last of the eggs on yesterday’s cheeky pancake breakfast? But don’t fret! We’ve put together some absolute life-savers of cake mixes, with some delectable and luxurious flavours that are sure to whisk you away. And you only need water and... Read More

21/04/2020

Lockdown Bake Off!

Bake Off may be finished but our Lockdown Bake Off has only just begun! We challenge all budding bakers and emerging cake artists to get elbow deep in icing sugar and show off your lockdown masterpieces with us. Every Tuesday, in true bake-off style, we’ll announce a winner and two runner ups to receive a free voucher to spend on our website! Anyone can enter, of any age, or skill. The key is to be creative! Why not browse our baking essentials category to get some ideas and grab what... Read More

07/04/2020

Freezing 101 – How To Preserve Your Baked Goods

If you find yourself elbow deep in icing sugar and flour these days, but with limited mouths to feed during the lockdown, check out some of our top tips for freezing your cakes and other baked goods. It’s perfect if you’re feeling like a baking sesh and want to stockpile desserts over the next few weeks, and also super useful if you just happen to have ingredients leftover.   Plain Cakes Once you’ve finished baking, allow your cake layers to cool completely, then wrap each individual layer in plastic wrap/cling... Read More

01/04/2020

Smug As A Mug With A Cake

You may be fully stocked on the essentials, and so you should be during such unprecedented times, but if you’re feeling as though your options are limited when you get a sweet tooth, you’re not alone! That’s why we’ve compiled some of our favourite recipes for mug cakes!  With a mug cake, you can indulge your chocolate cravings with the most basic of ingredients, and it only takes a minute to make. It’s the perfect solution for an after-dinner treat with the kids, especially with a Disney+ and Chill!  ... Read More

10/03/2020

Happy Sprinkles Boxes

If you’re a big fan of the bright and colourful, then we have the sprinkles for you! These brand new sprinkle boxes consist of a beautiful mixture of Happy Sprinkles in all their glory. They include ten separate sprinkle/non-pareil compartments so you can easily mix and match as you please and get more glamour for your buck! With four different variations available, there is a mix to suit every cake design possible, with some of your main favourites like Mermaid Secret, Dancing Queen and metallics rods and pearls.   Pick... Read More

26/02/2020

Steribac

  Keep your cake decorating areas and surfaces pristine with this brand new anti-bac kitchen surface cleaner, Steribac! Steribac is a powerful, non-tainting, food-safe surface cleaner and degreaser that is perfect for bakers, cake artists and anyone who handles and prepares food for the public on a regular basis.  Killing 99.999% of bacteria, including MRSA and E.coli, Steribac is perfect for the food industry, whether it’s for use at home or in a bakery or restaurant. It’s also environmentally friendly! What makes Steribac a huge competitor amongst its range is... Read More

12/02/2020

Let’s Avo-Cuddle!

  Vicky, from The Yellow Bee Cake Company, is a multi-award winning Cake Artist and Teacher from Basingstoke, Hampshire. In 2019 Vicky was named one of the UK Top Ten cake artists by Cake Masters magazine. She creates tutorials for Cakes and Sugarcraft, Cake Masters and Cake Decoration and Sugarcraft magazines. Vicky’s first book “Making Sugar Models” is out now, available from all good stockists. To share the love in time for Valentine’s Day, we thought we’d post one of Vicky’s tutorials, showing you how to create a pair of... Read More

12/02/2020

Red Hot Sale 2020

  To make sure you’re feeling the love this Valentine’s Day, we’re offering a special range of discounts with our annual Red Hot Sale! Until 11:59pm Thursday 20th February. you can earn up to 12.5% off all* items on the website. *Excludes Agbay and sale items. Please also note that each code can only be used once per customer and cannot be used in conjunction with any other offers. You must be logged into your account to get your discount. How to get your discount: Log into your account on our website... Read More