Everything listed under: semi naked cake

  • Romantic Wedding at Bury Court Barn

    On a gloriously sunny day in the month of May, I travelled down to a rural setting in the Hampshire countryside for a wedding at Bury Court Barn – a beautiful and romantic wedding venue with its lofty oak beams, twinkling fairy lights and the prettiest walled garden. My lovely bride and groom had requested a five tier buttercream cake that would take centre stage in the main barn. I knew everything about this wedding would be incredibly romantic, so to add an extra special touch, I decorate...  Read More...

  • Flowers & Photography with Janne Ford

    Over the last year, I’ve had the joy of getting to know the incredibly talented Janne Ford. We found each other through our mutual love of photography and Instagram! Janne takes the most exquisite images of flowers - she is a true master of light and her beautiful images never fail to inspire me.   Read More...

  • Winter Wedding

    Winter weddings can be so very beautiful. By embracing the flowers and foliage that's associated with the season you can create an atmospheric feeling to the venue. With your wedding cake, you can have rich flavours that can feel so inviting on a winter's day.   Read More...

  • Cake Decorating & Styling Workshop

    What a beautiful day I had hosting a cake decorating & styling workshop with the lovely Emily Quinton of Makelight. Our attendees were welcomed to Emily's light-filled and airy home in South East London - the perfect space for creativity and inspiration. We had new and old friends come to join us and we started the day with wonderful conversations. Each and every attendee received a goodie bag containing delicious Sugar Plum Bakes treats, that also double up as great props for styling, ...  Read More...

  • Autumnal Wedding Cakes

    Autumn is my favourite season. Each year as it comes round - I fall in love with it even more. I love the light, the russet-coloured leaves, the smoky scent that is carried on the air...   Read More...

  • Floral Styling Workshop

    Following on from June's Magic of Peonies workshop, I was so excited to be attending another workshop by Janne Ford & Eden Bloom's Hazel Shaw. This was very much an autumnal themed floral workshop and was set at the magical wedding venue: Bury Court Barn in Farnham. The Real Flower Company provided us with an array of flowers to play with, all freshly picked from their English farm! They are a pioneering flower company, led by Rosebie Morton, who are at the head of a movement to provide...  Read More...

  • Cakes with Fresh Blooms

    I've had the joy of creating some rather special cakes recently. Beautifully simple, semi-naked cakes adorned with fresh fragrant blooms - the kind of cakes that I especially love to make. The cake featured above has a collection of exquisite roses.   Read More...

  • Semi-Naked Wedding Cake

    Semi-naked cakes are definitely on-trend for weddings. They are simple yet sophisticated with their smooth finish and clean lines. Depending on the grandness of the occasion, they can be dressed up or indeed down.   Read More...

  • Chocolate & Salted Caramel Tiered Cake

    This delectable combination of salted caramel, chocolate fudge icing and chocolate cake is one of my favourites! The rich chocolate and gooey caramel make an utterly indulgent cake which is perfectly fitting for a milestone birthday celebration! This particular creation was for a 40th birthday party with a Hollywood Glamour theme.   Read More...

  • Food Styling Shoot Guest Blog by Marion Wotton Photography

    I love baking. Many of us do - goodness but The Great British Bake Off wouldn’t be a raging success if we didn’t! But I must admit that while I enjoy baking, I simply don’t possess that flair, that certain … je ne sais quoi that turns a cupcake into a work of art.It’s fortunate, then, that there are people who cannot only bake a delicious cake, but also create a showstopper!   Read More...