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How To: Use Simpress Moulds On Tall Cakes

  We all know how Marvelous Molds’ simpress moulds can completely transform your cake tiers with their stunning range of designs, but did you know you can also use them to decorate tall cake tiers?  Even though your average simpress mould measures approximately 7” x 4”, the majority of cake decorators tend to gravitate towards using the mould horizontally. But, Chef Dominic has been kind enough to demonstrate just how easy it is to cover cakes taller than 4” high. See how it’s done in the video demonstration, or take... Read More


How To Use Julia Usher’s Stencils

  Julia Usher is a world-renowned sugar artist known for her work in 3D cookies. Her range of stencils are the perfect answer to creating intricate designs on your cookies. Julia’s stencils allow you to layer designs on top of one another to create beautiful, intricate designs. Use your airbrush to colour separate areas of the stencil and create these beautiful effects. With Dynamic Duos™, you’re getting double the fun! That’s because each design consists of two sets – one with backgrounds and another with messages and frames. These sets can... Read More


Silvia Favero Stencils

  Produce beautifully elegant designs for your cake tiers with this stunning range of double-barrel cake stencils.  Flexible, resistant and made from durable quality materials, the thickness of these stencils as well as the openwork will ensure neat and flawless creations, whilst providing extra ease of use – ideal for both expert cake artists and budding beginners! Cover with: sugarpaste, modelling paste, flower paste, marzipan, covering paste. Create with: buttercream, royal icing, ganache, airbrush paints, edible paints and more. See just how easy it is to create beautiful designs in... Read More


The Pro Froster

  Produce flawlessly iced cakes with this brand new revolutionary cake scraper, The Pro Froster. The Pro Froster is an adjustable cake scraper that enables easy application of frosting and buttercream. With this scraper you can create ultra clean and sharp edges to a professional standard. It’s never been quicker or easier to get perfect results! Made from FDA plastic, this scraper is strong, durable and dishwasher safe. It’s also available in Pink or Blue.   How does it work? See the video below for a quick demonstration.    ... Read More



    To celebrate the summer bank holiday, and treat our wonderful customers, we’re offering some bonus discounts with our Bank Holiday Bonus Sale! Until Midnight Tues 27th August, you can earn up to 10% off all fully priced items on the website. That’s right, everything* is on offer! Please note that each code can only be used once per customer and cannot be used in conjunction with any other offers. This includes any items currently on sale. These will not be taken into account in your order total. How... Read More


Ruby Azalina: Taste The Difference!

    Go above and beyond with your next cake creation with the luscious taste of Carma’s Ruby Azalina. Ruby Azalina is a true world first and in a complete league of its own – the secret being the rare ruby cocoa beans, which are harvested to unleash their naturally occurring color and fruity taste. Combined with Swiss milk, Ruby Azalina is a mixture of genius and chocolate pleasure, straight from the master’s hand.   So, what does Ruby taste like? Ruby chocolate is an incomparable taste experience for chocolate... Read More


Bank Holiday Delivery Information

    When will my cakey goods arrive? Our Warehouse Heroes will be working over the Bank Holiday so your orders will still be picked and packed but we will not have a mail collection until Tuesday 27th August. Order AFTER 4pm on Friday 23rd and BEFORE 4pm Tuesday 27th August and expect your order on the below dates: Next Day – delivered Wed 28th August 2 Day – delivered Thu 29th August 3 Day – delivered Fri 30th August Saturday Delivery – delivered 31st August Sunday Delivery – delivered... Read More


Get Involved! – The Cake & Bake Show 2019

  The official Cake & Bake Show is back for 2019, and it’s bigger and better than ever before. This year it’s all about ‘illusion’ with not one, not two, but three competition categories! Main Competition Cupcake Competition Kids Illusion Cake Competition   Real or Cake? Illusion cakes are all the rage right now, possibly ever since the first episode of The Great British Bake Off in 2017 that really put the contestants if a spin. Do you remember that one? So this year, whether it’s gravity-defying masterpieces or cake disguised... Read More


Special Ticket Prices – The Cake & Bake Show 2019

It’s showtime! The UK’s biggest baking event is returning to ExceL in London on the 4th-6th October 2019 and we just can’t wait! As always, the show is jam-packed with all things cake! Gain insight from celebrity experts and cake artists, get access to all the latest must-have baking equipment, and be wowed by the spectacular cake competitions and exquisite display pieces. There’s plenty to inspire and with over 150 exhibitors on offer, you won’t be short of a sweet fix!    We’ll Be There! As well as being a... Read More


THE SUGAR PASTE™ – Now Cheaper Than Supermarket Brands!

  If you like THE SUGAR PASTE™, you’ll love our weekly offer. With our current sale prices, TSP works out cheaper than supermarket brands – with heaps more quality, of course! It’s the perfect time to stock up and be prepared for all of your upcoming cake projects. Or, if you’re yet to try it out, there’s never been a better time! Especially whilst THE SUGAR PASTE™ is the cheapest in all the land! Don’t believe us? We’ve done the math to prove it! Due to the elasticity of THE SUGAR... Read More