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Serve you right

Being an old art and design student, I’m always admiring beautiful works of art and inspirational design.  When a great product is designed around cake, I am doubly thrilled.   Check out the Magisso Cake Server by Maria Kivijärvi.  You … Continue reading

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Do you see things in ‘cake’?

When I was at art college (many moons ago), it was a fantastic time for me, yet also a terribly frustrating time too.  I’m a very creative person, I still am.  I think creatively, I solve problems and  bring about … Continue reading

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Cakespiration: Bake to school with cupcakes

  There’s nothing like stepping out of the Delights Kitchen, with my cupcake carrier, in order to be fired up and inspired about all things cake.  Last week I had the privilege of spending the day at a school for … Continue reading

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Cakespiration -Feathers

There are so many amazing places for you to find inspiration for a cake.  I went to an events venue recently, where I saw this beauty arrangement of feathers.  I like the way that the colours sit so well together.  … Continue reading

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Lace inspiration

It never ceases to surprise me where cake inspiration can come from. Creative colour and texture combinations in fashion continue to inspire my work. I recently had the chance to view the occasion wear collection by John Charles. John Charles … Continue reading

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K-Pop Chocolates

My friend stopped over in Korea, on her flight back to London. She picked up these chocolates for my girlies. I love the way the colours ‘pop’ with the packaging. You can pick up inspiration for design and colour combinations … Continue reading

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Sweet friends and sweet treats

I am so grateful for my friends, especially the ones who continue to encourage me when it comes to the cake business. My friend Stèphanie recently gave birth to a beautiful baby boy, so I popped round to see her. … Continue reading

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Don’t forget the lyrics

Jenny wanted a birthday cake for her daughter’s 17th birthday, but didn’t have an idea of what kind of cake to have. The only pointer she gave me was that her daughter is a huge fan of Alicia Keys; and … Continue reading

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The vibes of Vibrant Orchid

The 2014 Pantone Colour of the year is Vibrant Orchid. You have already seen Vibrant Orchid making an appearance on the runways for Spring 2014 fashion collections and you will see more of this colour in interiors and furnishings. Leatrice … Continue reading

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Cake can inspire you…

I keep on telling you that cake is a great source of inspiration. Dutch designer, Beerd Van Stokkum, has been inspired by the simple cupcake case, to create wonderful multi-functional household objects …looks like home sweet home, to me.

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