What cake modelling tools do I need?

Cake modelling tools – where do you even start?   When you first start making cake models, it can be so confusing! How do you know what to buy? There are so many different cake modelling tools on the market – how do you know which you will need and which...

What are Novelty Cakes? A brief guide ….

What are Novelty Cakes? What do they look like? There are so many different types and styles of cakes these days, it is sometimes difficult to know which are which….. Let’s begin by looking at the question, “what is the meaning of ‘Novelty’”? ” Novelty is the quality...

Making Sugar Figures – 5 Top Tips for Success

Making sugar figures is a skill that many cake decorators want to master, particularly those making novelty styled cakes. Making sugar figures for cake toppers is a fabulous way of adding character and personalisation to a cake. Whether it is a representation of the...

Cake Decorating for Beginners – 10 top Tips

Cake decorating for beginners can be a minefield! There are so many different products, gadgets and tools – how do you know which you will need and which will end up in a drawer gathering dust? And then there are all the ‘terms’ – like what even is a crumb coat??...