Monthly Archives: January 2013

How to make a Foot Cake

This cake was for a Podiatrist – or the “Foot Doctor” as they were known by friends & family! To make unusual moulds, I use high-grade aluminium foil as this holds its’ shape wonderfully when moulded & filled. For obvious … Continue reading

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Costa Coffee Cup

A friend’s daughter wanted a Costa Coffee Cup – but with a Starbuck’s logo! – for her 18th. It also had to be dairy-free, and chocolate!!! After trying a few recipes I finally found one which would lend itself to being … Continue reading

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Aston JLS Cake

A customer wanted something really special for her daughter, who is a massive JLS fan, with Aston being her favourite. Rather than just doing the usual models which don’t actually look like the person they are supposed to be, I … Continue reading

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How to make a Knitting Basket Cake

My latest request has been for a cake for an avid knitter, for her 70th birthday, so a knitting basket was the obvious choice. First I made an 8” Madeira, which I split then filled with jam/buttercream. I then covered … Continue reading

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