Tag Archives: inspiration

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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We will remember them

Remembrance Day should be a significant day to us all. For most of us living in the free world, we are only able to do this because of the men and women who fought in the last two World Wars, … Continue reading

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Cakespiration: Shoe decoration

You can find inspiration for cakes everywhere.  My friend Simone has the cutest pair of pumps with this ruffle design and a flash of silver. I can definitely see this effect being used on the celebration cake. I’m going to … Continue reading

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You can’t keep a great cake maker down

I read this story in the news and Kaylyn McGuyrt has totally inspired me. After an ATV accident and losing her arm, right-handed  Kaylyn McGuyrt thought her career as a Cake Decorator was over over.  Seven months after her accident, … 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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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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The girl with the heart of gold

It was lovely to be given free-reign to create a birthday cake recently.  It didn’t take me long to think about the beautiful qualities this person has, when I was sketching this designs for this cake.  This girl has a … Continue reading

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Cakes and Madmen

We’ve fallen madly in love with Madmen.  We drool over the slickness of the show and we can’t get enough of Donald Draper. Madmen has gone on to influence fashion and interiors; and has satisifed the desire for those craving that vintage look. … Continue reading

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