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OUR TOP TIPS FOR INSTAGRAM WORTHY CAKE PHOTOS USING YOUR PHONE

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OUR TOP TIPS FOR INSTAGRAM WORTHY CAKE PHOTOS USING YOUR PHONE

TIP 1: LOCATION How often have you delivered your cake to a venue to find the lighting is too bright or not bright enough? The background of your photos with arms and legs of other vendors setting up or your cake table nowhere in sight so the glorious cake box photo is taken.  For consistent looking photos try to take your photos before you leave your kitchen. We suggest setting up a permanent spot (preferably near a window) where you always take your photos. The time of day you are taking your photos is important too. The first hour after...

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Whole Egg French Meringue Buttercream

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Whole Egg French Meringue Buttercream

SICK of throwing away egg yolk after egg yolk when making your Swiss Meringue Buttercream? Well welcome to the cake table your new favourite recipe.. Whole Egg French Meringue Buttercream. 

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Finding your niche and getting paid to do what you love!

Cake Decorating

Finding your niche and getting paid to do what you love!

Want to know how I found my tribe so I could start creating the style of cakes I loved? Whether you're at the start of your career or years in you may be feeling that you can’t express what you want, because your clients have other needs or wants.  In the very beginning stages of my career cake decorating was a lot more traditional. Six to Seven tier fully fondant cakes with hand piping, icing flowers and stencilling. Everything I knew nothing about and skills that took years to perfect. Being a perfectionist I had many hair pulling late nights...

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How to Attach Fresh Flowers to Cakes

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How to Attach Fresh Flowers to Cakes

Ever wondered what flowers are safe to use on cakes and how to attach these to create show stopping arrangements? Well, wonder no more! We guide you step by step through the flower arranging process so you can feel confident tackling that next cake project.

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Our top 5 Cakers that we have drawn inspiration from throughout a pandemic

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Our top 5 Cakers that we have drawn inspiration from throughout a pandemic

So you’ve been scrolling endlessly through instagram over the last 3 months, absorbing all of the amazing ventures your caking and baking peers have been up to. You’ve been seeing endless products being developed and standing back in awe wanting or perhaps desperately needing the same light bulb moment they had.  Why is it so easy for them? Can anyone accomplish this success and pivot their business amongst the panic and uncertainty of a pandemic? What’s their secret? I’m glad you asked! We’re going to share 5 businesses that we think have something in common, and that is that they ...

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