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Excited for Rogue One? 10 cakes to get you in a Star Wars frenzy

death star cake

Star Wars fans across the galaxy are bracing themselves for the release of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. The latest film will be a standalone story set before the events of the original Star Wars films, in which rebel fighters attempt to steal the plans to the Death Star. We decided it was high…

Cake International 2016: Trends, tools and ones to watch

Cake International this year was a memorable event for so many reasons. It was Paul’s first go at being a judge, our first ever students’ table was a huge success and we even managed to scoop an award. Good times! Another part of it that really stood out was seeing the trends and tools that…

23 gift ideas for your favourite cake decorator

Whether you’re a complete beginner, a seasoned pro or buying a gift for a cakey friend, our festive wishlist promises to add a little extra sparkle to any cake decorator’s Christmas day. From stocking fillers to extravagant surprises, we’ve got all the inspiration you need to pick the perfect present for the cake decorator in…

Trending: Oh-so shiny metallic wedding cakes

For the fashion conscious bride, there’s only one look her wedding cake will be sporting this season. Metallic wedding cakes are stealing the limelight from their more subtle, traditional counterparts, and taking centre stage as one of the go to trends of A/W 2016. Dressed to impress We love everything about Paul’s Satin Chocolate Rose…

Chocolate cake for breakfast? Yes, please!

It’s the good news we’ve all been waiting for… having chocolate cake for your breakfast could actually be good for your health. Top food guru and culinary director at the advertising firm Sterling-Rice Group, Liz Moskow, has told the Food Business News that she predicts 2017 will be the year we see chocolate cake pop…

How to plan a petrifying Halloween party

There’s a chill in the air, and we’re not just talking about the weather. The spookiest day of the year is just around the corner, and ghosts and ghouls across the land are creeping out of the shadows and getting ready to party in style. If you’re planning a Halloween bash, read on for plenty…

23 drip cakes that ooze deliciousness

Today we bring you yet another trend for 2016; the #dripcake The drip effect is a cool and fun way to decorate your cake, adding a layer of funky to the finished product. You can choose to keep it chocolate, or go for bright colours to make a loud statement! These drip cakes look like…

Incredible architecturally inspired pastry creations by Dinara Kasko

We love to explore the cake world for interesting and original creations and have found something we’re dying to share with you. If you enjoyed our Mirror glazed cake perfection post, then you’re definitely going to like this one as well! Let’s face it, it isn’t every day that you can feast your eyes on…

Hong Kong International Bakery Expo 2016

Here’s some exciting news! This year’s Hong Kong International Bakery Expo is taking place from the 1st – 3rd December at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. Want even more good news? We’ve secured you free entry for this year! All you need to do is complete the attached form and return it via email to…

26 spooky Halloween cupcakes to scare your socks off

Pumpkin Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

It’s almost that time of year again people (no, NOT Christmas – hold your horses!), I am talking about HALLOWEEN!!! As we are nearing the month of October we’ve got to start thinking about what delicious treats we can be making to celebrate the creepiest and eeriest night of the year. Now, you may have…

Oktoberfest sugarcraft collaboration

Oktoberfest beer barrel - Paul Bradford - Designercakes

Oktoberfest is that fantastic time of year where people all around the world celebrate their love for beer. It’s a tradition that originated in Germany in 1810 and is a very important part of Bavarian culture. People get together to drink, eat and celebrate in style! If you didn’t already know this, you do now…

Sugarcraft artists celebrate Dale Chihuly’s 75th birthday

Sugarcraft meets glassblowing in a beautiful tribute to an incredible artist. The world-renowned Dale Chiluly turned 75 on the 20th September and 35 sugarcraft artists from around the world have decided to celebrate his birthday in style with an amazing collaboration! A little about Dale Chihuly: Dale was born in Washington and was exposed to…