Category Archives: creativity

Back to Black

Here’s my slightly different take on the Monogram Cupcake trend, which has been inspired by Sophia Mya Cupcakes.  For me, it’s more edgy and a step away from all things pink, pretty and fluffy.  The cupcakes are decorated with different … Continue reading

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The night-shift

  I can totally relate to this image.  There has been many a night, when I’ve been up, way past the midnight hour, to finish decorating a cake, or even bake a cake.  Thankfully, that doesn’t happen as much these … Continue reading

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Ooh it’s frrreezzing…

  Baby, it’s cold outside.  Don’t forget to put on your mittens.  I baked and created made these winter inspired cupcakes with these simple, sugar,ice-blue mittens on the top.  Perfect after a winter walk, sitting by the fire (or radiator) … Continue reading

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Caketastic competition

Every year the Telegraph Hill festival in South East London, hosts an annual cake competition.  Each year there are set themes and bakers and cake decorators can enter a cake based on the themes.  The festival is open to the … Continue reading

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In praise of sprinkles

Those little dots of colour bring us so much fun and joy. ‘Sprinkling’ is probably the first job you allow your little ones to do, when you bake with them, this is because you can’t go wrong with sprinkles…A light … Continue reading

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Get stuck in to some cupcakes

You can get literally get stuck into a book like this. The Cupcake Sticker Book from Buster Books will fill children (and possibly the odd adult) with hours of fun. With over 20 pages to colour-in and 10 pages of … Continue reading

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Clip-on a cupcake

I know my girlies would love these cupcake accessories,from Heaven’s Attic. to jazz up their braids and bunches. The great thing about purchasing these products is that they make a difference. Heaven’s Attic is a social enterprise fighting against human … Continue reading

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Sweet Love

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We’re loving the new Valentines Cup Cake Card collection from Living in Light in the Delights Kitchen. The collection is made up of a selection of cards inspired by LOVE and CUPCAKES! As with all Living in Light pieces each … Continue reading

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Cake or Cupcake?: The Artisan

“I prefer cake versus cupcake, because a cupcake is not enough. And my favourite cake should have cinnamon in it, I like cinnamon a lot”. – Stéphanie Hill Stéphanie created this especially for Delights by Cynthia: To view the rest … Continue reading

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Green greenie

The Pantone Colour of the Year for 2013 is Emerald Green. It is lively, vibrant, radiant and lush. Emerald is a colour of elegance and beauty. It is a colour that enhances well-being, balance and vitality. Emeralds are sophisticated and … Continue reading

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