Bohemian Wedding Cakes in Soft Shades

Boho wedding cake by Amy Swann Cakes, Paul Johnson Photography

As summer comes to a close, bohemian wedding cakes in soft shades remain a favourite for brides. (See more summer designs in our earlier feature: Wedding Cakes for the Boho Bride). Still the go-to designer for the boho bride, Amy Swann displays her sugar flower mastery in the tumbling floral … [Continue reading]

Bohemian Wedding Cakes in Rich Tones

Boho wedding cakes by Nicole McEachnie left, Amy Swann Cakes, Lowri Pendrell Photography right

As autumn slowly closes in, colour palettes for the bohemian wedding favour deeper shades of mauves, lilacs, deep pink and rich reds. Nicole McEachnie blends naked cake tiers with a gold leaf covered tier and loose foliage in the true spirit of bohemian decadence and abandon, above left. On … [Continue reading]

Cake Accents: Distressed Gold & Antiqued Effects

distressed gold wedding cakes antique style by The Cake Whisperer left, Firefly India right

For a stunning antique style wedding cake, adding a distressed gold finish to your cake captures old world style perfectly. Whether it's using … [Continue reading]

Cake Accents: Gold Buds & Berries

blush and gold sugar flowers and gold buds and berries by Sweet Love Cake Couture left, Sugarbelle Cakes CA right

Metallic gold buds and berries are the perfect way to bring a chic yet subtle touch of elegance to a sugar flower posy. Blush and gold make a … [Continue reading]

Floral Wreath & Garland Wedding Cakes: Part 2

wreath wedding cakes by Pasteles Alma left, Gifted Heart Cakes, Plenty to Declare Photography right

Since we first published our original Floral Wreath and Garland Wedding Cakes feature, we've come across so many more beautiful designs in this … [Continue reading]

Father’s Day Sports Cakes: Part 1

baseball cakes by Cuteology Cakes left, ATKH Cake Creations right (Out of the Box Photography)

With Father's Day coming up next weekend we thought the timing was just right to showcase some of the most fabulous sports cakes from talented cake … [Continue reading]

Father’s Day Sports Cakes: Part 2

cricket cake by Leslie's Cakes

Following on from Sports Cakes for Father's Day Part 1, in Part 2 we're looking a sports from across the pond in the UK and international favourites, … [Continue reading]

Naked Cakes: Woodsy & Floral

Naked wedding cakes woodland style by Sugablossom left, Sweet Love Cake Couture right

Naked cakes are one wedding cake trend which evokes mixed reactions from decorators - those who adore them and those who start to miss their fondant … [Continue reading]

Buttercream Flowers: Part 2

Buttercream flowers floral cakes by Better Cake

Flower garden cakes brimming full of exquisitely piped buttercream flowers are one of the most admired cake decorating styles of the moment, never … [Continue reading]

Tiled Wedding Cake Tutorial from Lindy Smith

blue tiled wedding cake tutorial by Lindy Smith

Vibrant colours and contemporary designs are the hallmark of Lindy Smith's cake decorating and her brand new book, Simply Modern Wedding Cakes, is jam … [Continue reading]