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Hearts and Roses Wedding cake.

27 Jan

This cake was a 3 tier sponge cake, decorated with dark purple hearts and white icing roses.

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Here is a closer look at the roses and hearts detail.

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Sweet Sassy cakes is now on Facebook.

8 Jan

Hey everyone,

Firstly i would like to take this opportunity to wish everyone a Happy New Year.

This is just a quick post to let you all know that i have now set up a Facebook page for Sweet Sassy Cakes. So if you like following my cake adventures please feel free to stop by, say hi and like my Facebook page. There are quite a few cakes on my page that i haven’t had chance to update and add on here yet. I have been so crazy busy lately i haven’t really had a lot of time to blog recently. I promise i will update this blog with all of my latest creations real soon. Thanks guys x

2012 in review

8 Jan

Once again i would like to say a huge thank you to all of my lovely followers x

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog.

Here’s an excerpt:

4,329 films were submitted to the 2012 Cannes Film Festival. This blog had 34,000 views in 2012. If each view were a film, this blog would power 8 Film Festivals

Click here to see the complete report.

Standing Spongebob Cake

28 Feb
Standing Spongebob Cake by Sweet-Sassy
Standing Spongebob Cake, a photo by Sweet-Sassy on Flickr.

This is the cake that has been keeping me busy for the last few days, talk about a challenge! Infact i think this has got to be one of the most challenging cakes i have done so far. This Spongebob cake was vanilla sponge cake, filled with jam and buttercream and covered in fondant icing. Spongebob measures 10″ wide x 5″ deep and stood at a huge height of 16.5″ from the top of his head, down to his feet. I did have fun making this cake but the stress was immense too. As most of you will already know, tall and thin cakes can be a nightmare stability wise and so unpredictable too. I didn’t even dare breathe too heavy near this cake because i was scared to death that he was going to fall ( which he didn’t of course). I won’t even get started on the car journey and trying to transport the cake but let me just tell you, my heart got very well acquainted with my mouth since that was where it was sitting for the whole journey! Anyway long story short, Spongebob made the journey in one piece and i am totally thrilled at how he turned out. It was a huge amount of work but the end results were all totally worth it and i couldn’t be happier.

How time is flying by.

23 Oct

I can’t believe it has been a whole 2 months since i last updated this blog!! Sorry guys, i don’t know where the last 2 month has gone, boy it has really flown by. Saying that i think this whole year is flying by or seems to be. I haven’t really been up to much the last 2 months, I’ve made a few cakes and also quite a few batches of cupcakes too! I have been testing out new recipes and also creating some scrummy cupcake concoctions that i will be using when i set up in business (which will hopefully be sometime early next year if everything goes to plan) so watch this space!!!! Anyway here are some of my latest creations that i would like to share with you all.

Cars 2 cake with icing figures.

Spongebob cake also with icing figures.

Xbox cake, complete with icing edible game (which of course had to be Halo, one of my favourite games). The games controller was shaped out of rice krispie treats, coated in buttercream and then covered in fondant/sugarpaste icing.

Here are a couple of the many cupcakes i have made recently

Purple roses for a 60th Birthday.

Rosettes and trophies for a horse riding presentation.

21st Birthday Fosters cake

9 Jul

This cake is one of my favourites and was another fun cake to make, testing but fun. Everything on this cake is edible and is either made out of cake or icing, apart from the ice on top of the cake. For the ice i used fox’s glacier mints. All the items on the cake are related to the things that the birthday boy likes.

Pretty Birthday cake.

22 May
Pretty Birthday cake., originally uploaded by Sweet-Sassy.

I made this cake for a ladies sister who likes the colour pink and also loves flowers. She was very happy with the end result and her sister adored the cake.

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