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Baking Trends: The Understated Cake

Baking Trends: The Understated Cake

‘Understated’ cakes are very much on-trend at the moment. What do they entail? Not all that much, to be frank! Of course, we mere cake observers enjoy experiencing extravagance. We love to stare in wonderment at towering cake structures with amazing sugar details. But from […]

Cutterpillar Glow Review + How to Airbrush Using Yours

Cutterpillar Glow Review + How to Airbrush Using Yours

The Cutterpillar Glow has been a big deal this year. Its launch transformed the way crafters work, enabling them to experience true colour when they ordinarily couldn’t. It isn’t just a work station, but a unique tool designed for crafters, artists, and photographers. Now, you may think we’re […]

Edible Art: the Future of Crafting

Edible Art: the Future of Crafting

Edible art is any foodstuff created with the intent to transform it into a piece of artwork. This shouldn’t be confused with edible arrangements — it’s created from the food, as opposed to created using arranged food. Because of this, it’s generally a lot more […]

5 Reasons Why You Must Make These Fidget Spinner Cupcakes

5 Reasons Why You Must Make These Fidget Spinner Cupcakes

Fidget spinners were designed to help children and adults with ADHD focus, but recently they’ve been taking the classrooms of the world by storm. This latest craze amongst kids so simple, yet so addictive. Children are well and truly addicted to the fidget fad — […]

Amazing Airbrushing: How to Airbrush a Cat

Amazing Airbrushing: How to Airbrush a Cat

How to airbrush a cat… NOT LITERALLY! I love airbrushing and creating this wonderful art form on icing with edible airbrush colours is really very easy with a little know-how. This project was created and written by our Cake Ambassador, Cassie Brown.

A Fun Cake to Help Your Kids Learn Their ABC

A Fun Cake to Help Your Kids Learn Their ABC

Let’s get back to school! This alphabet cake is just a bit of fun and so easy to do — my 16-year-old daughter actually helped create it as a bit of down time in between her GCSEs! She chose the colours, letters and numbers. We […]

Zentangle Cake: Ditch Sprinkles for Edible Pens

Zentangle Cake: Ditch Sprinkles for Edible Pens

This cake is a little time consuming, but you can really have some fun with your design. I did a little research on the internet first to look at different zentangle designs in colour. It’s amazing what’s out there – I found lots of inspiration! […]

This Minimalist Succulent Cake Will Blow You Away

This Minimalist Succulent Cake Will Blow You Away

Succulents are definitely in at the moment. I think it’s the fresh, clean look of them with no fuss or frills. I’d assumed that they would be difficult to create in sugar because they’re very chunky; I normally roll my paste out very thin to […]

How to Make the Ultimate Emoji Cake 😍😵

How to Make the Ultimate Emoji Cake 😍😵

I loved making the little emojis to go around this cake. You could have so much fun by making up stories for the different faces, like finding out the sex of a new baby or being proposed to. I’ve used lots of different faces and I […]

Add Colour to Your Life with This Rainbow Cake!

Add Colour to Your Life with This Rainbow Cake!

Rainbow cakes are very much on-trend at the moment. You can do so much with them by making the sponge cake different colours – just add food colouring into your cake mix before baking. Then you could cut a little gap into the centre of […]

How to Make Sugar Daffodils by Cassie Brown

How to Make Sugar Daffodils by Cassie Brown

I loved making these sugar daffodils. Everyone thinks that I’m well known for my airbrushing skills, but I actually got all my awards for my sugar flowers. I must admit, flowers are my passion; I love the colours and variety. You never see absolutely perfect […]

DIY Wedding Sugarcraft Flowers by Cassie Brown

DIY Wedding Sugarcraft Flowers by Cassie Brown

These DIY Sugarcraft Flowers have been imagined, designed and handcrafted by sugarcraft specialist, Cassie Brown. Here is her step-by-step project that teaches you how to create flower paste lilies, celosia, sea holly and leaves, then tape all the elements into a bouquet.

DIY Beach-Themed Wedding Favours

DIY Beach-Themed Wedding Favours

These DIY Beach-Themed Wedding Favours have been imagined, designed and handcrafted by sugarcraft specialist, Cassie Brown. Keep reading to discover how to create biscuit name places and sugarcraft wooden plaques with a wonderfully nautical theme.

DIY Beach-Themed Wedding Cake

DIY Beach-Themed Wedding Cake

“DIY weddings are getting very popular as more and more couples are trying to save money. But with the rising costs of so many things, it’s not easy! Between you and me, it’s the perfect time to show off your crafting talents. Make sure you’re organised […]

Cassie Brown’s Amazing Chocolate Kingfisher

Cassie Brown’s Amazing Chocolate Kingfisher

“I never profess to be a good modeller. I remember only getting a bronze once at a competition because of my modelling. The judges said it dragged the piece down, so I’ve always been a little scared of it. When I went to the Squires Kitchen […]