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Summer Sippin’ with Spirdust

    June is here, summer is in full swing; it’s time to kick back and relax with a beverage or two. Wouldn’t you agree? All of us busy bakers and cake artists need to dust off the icing sugar and put their feet up once in a while, and we’re talking about putting some colour in your cocktails with Roxy & Rich’s Spirdust range. The Spirdust Pearl and Shimmer range allows you to colour your drinks and make them dazzle! Specially designed to add some shimmer to cocktails, beers,... Read More



    To welcome the start of summer and say a big hello to June, we’re offering a special range of discounts with our Hey June Sale! Until Midnight Monday 3rd June, you can earn up to 15% 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... Read More


Cake Katana Kit

The ultimate addition to your baking toolbox – the Cake Katana Kit! With this genius Cake Katana Kit from Crystal Ninja, you can create beautiful pearl and dragee displays on your cakes, without all the fiddly mess of applying by hand. The double-ended pick up pen includes a wax tip for flawlessly picking up your pearls and sticking to your cake (perfect for small and delicate decorations that are difficult to handle), and a chrome end for positioning your pearls once on the cake – for perfecting those finishing touches!... Read More


BRAND NEW Simpress Moulds

  Introducing Marvelous Molds’ brand new range of Simpress Moulds… The new Rosette Ruffle and Scrunch Ruffle moulds feature beautifully detailed ruffle designs that is perfect for wedding cakes as well as other bakes. Just look at the elegant finishes you can create, covering entire tiers in gorgeous textured designs in no time at all.  As you can see in the below design, the Rosette Ruffle mould, used on the bottom tier, allows the formation of an exquisitely detailed rosette design, resembling a formation of beautiful English roses in a ruffled... Read More


Cake Lace Snake Cake with Spectrum Flow

  We’re celebrating Cake Lace’s 6th birthday this week, and to inspire you to make the most of the offers available, we wanted to share a throwback to this fabulous Snake Cake! Genius cake artist Ben Cullen, aka The Bake King, took the Snakeskin Cake Lace Mat to a whole other level. Ben starts by producing his cake lace as your normally would; firstly producing the mixture and applying to the mat before baking. You can see the full process in the video below.     With the edible lace complete,... Read More


Faye Cahill Lustre Dusts: Colour Breakdown

  Faye Cahill’s range of lustre dusts make for incredible finishing touches for various cake designs, specialising in soft blush pastel tones and shimmering metallic sheen. They’re perfect for adding some shine to wedding cake designs but also so many other occasions with a selection of 26 colours to choose from. These lustre dusts can be applied to your cake by simply dusting with a brush in dry form, or can be mixed with alcohol, rejuvenator spirit or lemon extract to create a paint. The paint can even be diluted... Read More


Marble Effect Masonite Boards

  It’s not all about the cake. No, really. We mean it! If you’ve spent hours perfecting your cake masterpieces, you want to present them to the highest standard possible! This includes the finest details, right down to the cake board. Our new marble effect masonite boards finish your beautiful cake designs off perfectly, with a stylish and elegant touch. Available in black or white, both designs present a much more high quality and professional finish compared to the standard silver or white foil finishes, wouldn’t you agree? These boards... Read More



  Introducing the brand new revolutionary baking solution, BoxBake! BoxBake is a flatpack ‘pop-up’ baking tin, made from a rigid corrugated card with an inner laminate baking surface. It’s quick and easy to assemble and is 100% oven-safe, food-grade and recyclable. Pre-lined with professional dimensions and incredibly strong and sturdy, BoxBake can handle any cake type, from the lightest sponges to the heaviest of fruitcakes. They also save lots of time and effort where washing up and putting away is concerned, and leaves you with plenty of cupboard space for... Read More


Wedding Cake Inspiration

  It’s almost wedding season – the best time of year in the world of cake decorating. We can’t wait to see all of the gorgeous tiered masterpieces uploaded to social media, but until then, we wanted to share some of our favourite designs we’ve come across so far – enough to inspire some beautiful replicas.   Embossing Embossing is a massive trend this wedding season and we’re expecting to see endless floral themed embossed beauties.  This gorgeous design below was made by Teresa’s Sweet Creations using Katy Sue’s brand new... Read More


The Perfect Cake Stands for Wedding Season

  Present your cakes to a beautiful and professional standard, using one of these stunning cake stands – as seen on Great British Bake Off! The beauties combine elegance with practicality. Not only do they look stunning, they’re also incredibly strong, being able to support tiered cakes of up to 100lbs! And, despite the substantial weight these stands can hold, they’re super lightweight – it’s never been easier than ever to transport your cakes to wedding venues, parties and other events. What we love most about these stands is that... Read More