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Guest Blog, Uncategorized / August 18th 2017

A Day In The Life Of A Cake Maker

By Sam

A Professional Cakers Perspective, the highs and lows… So, do you want to be a professional cake designer and maker? Well just before you start pulling your kitchen cupboards to bits let me tell you to take the sugar-rimmed specs off for a minute. I will tell you what you’re letting yourself in for, life […]

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Cake Ideas, Guides / August 3rd 2017

Unicorn Party Theme

By The Craft Company

Unicorn cakes have taken social media by storm over the last year and still remain a top trend in the cake decorating world. This fun-filled theme uses plenty of colour and sparkle, making it a very popular choice for children’s birthday parties and special celebrations. If you’re thinking of having a magical unicorn party we […]

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Cake Ideas, Featured Products / August 2nd 2017

RSPCA Bake Sale Ideas

By The Craft Company

Love to bake? Why not use your skills to make a stand for animal welfare and hold a bake sale in aid of the RSPCA! About the RSPCA With the help of generous supporters, the RSPCA help the thousands of abandoned, injured, neglected and sick animals who come into their care every year. Fundraising is […]

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Cake Ideas, Guides / July 27th 2017

How To Make Sugar Peonies

By The Craft Company

With their beautiful thick ruffled blooms, peonies make stunning decorations for wedding cakes. Peonies symbolise romance, honour, wealth and beauty so it’s no surprise it is a particularly popular choice with brides.  If you would like to learn how to make your own sugar peonies then read on for our two handy step-by-step methods that […]

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Cake Ideas, Guides / July 21st 2017

How To Make Sugar Carnations

By The Craft Company

Carnations make a beautiful decorative addition to wedding and celebration cakes. This pretty flower can be found in all seasons and is available in a wide range of colours, with each one carrying a different symbolic meaning. They are a particularly popular choice of flower for weddings, Mother’s Day and St. Patrick’s Day but can […]

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Cake Ideas / July 12th 2017

Our Top 5 Summer Bakes

By The Craft Company

Last week we asked you to submit your summer bakes for the chance to be win a goodie bag and be featured in this week’s blog. We had a great response and, after much deliberation, we narrowed it down to our top 5 favourites! We also asked each winner a few questions about their bakes […]