A Great Idea for 2017….

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This Christmas why not give yourself the gift of a wonderfully relaxing new year when the clamor for festive cakes dies down, and enjoy the tutelage of multi-award winning international cake artist, Liz Marek on The Sugar Geek Show, her fabulous online cake decorating school. Learn some of the … [Read more...]

Fruits of the Forest – Autumn Nuts & Berries

autumn wedding cake with apple blossoms and roses by Erica O'Brien left, blackberry wedding cake by Maggie Austin right

With rustic, woodsy wedding backdrops haute wedding style for 2015/2016, there's never been a better time to try out decorating with gumpaste fruits of the forest and autumnal foliage. Inspired by a selection of the some of the best examples of fall-themed cake art below, we've put together a … [Read more...]

Rustic Winter Wedding Cakes

Winter berry wedding cakes by Amy Swann Cakes (left) and photo on right by Courtney Lee Photography via Pinterest

While rustic style weddings are hugely popular with summer brides, winter is the perfect season to host a rustic wedding with glowing candles, pine cones, log fires, red berries and winter foliage at your disposal to create that perfect rustic setting. The queen of British sugar floristry, Amy … [Read more...]

Autumn Cakes for the Fall Season

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Autumn is the season of plenty and in many cultures festivals are held at this time of year to celebrate the bountiful harvest of nature's most beautiful season.  Autumn makes a wonderful time of year for a gathering, whether a wedding or a party and with the abundance of fruit in the orchards and … [Read more...]