The Theme… Take a trip to the beach! Beach-themed weddings are fabulous. As an island nation, we have some spectacular beaches to choose from, from the sandy beaches of Cornwall to the vibrant and rugged coasts of Scotland. The seaside has an incredible ability to bring out the child in us all provides [...]
Wedding Cakes and Fresh Flowers - 5 Important Tips It’s just a couple of weeks now until the next Royal wedding between HRH Prince Henry of Wales and Ms Meghan Markle and as they have already announced that their cake will feature fresh flowers, it’s a safe bet that this ever-popular trend will [...]
Designing a wedding cake is a long and involving process, no less when it is your own so you have totally free reign. In fact, it suddenly becomes a whole lot more difficult! After a 7+ year engagement, my cake design process was somewhat longer than most (and it’s fair to say that I [...]
The A-Z of Cake (minus the 'U', 'X', 'Y' and 'Z') While it's sad to admit it, my life revolves largely around cakes and anything made of sugar. I love relaxing with a cake book and a glass of wine. For me, the differences between sugarpaste and fondant is like, so obvious (clue...they are [...]
Simplicity Cakes by Sarah was delighted to have been invited to take part in one of the first rounds of videos for The Planning Hub - an exciting new resource for savvy brides planning their wedding. The Planning Hub will feature top tips and advice from local wedding professionals covering everything from choosing your cake [...]
We are delighted to announce that our next cake testing will take place on the 6th & 7th of February 2016! Cake testings give Brides and Grooms the opportunity to sample all of the flavours that we offer and choose which ones they would like in their wedding cake. Appointments must be booked in advance [...]
A few changes to search engine algorithms have prompted us to finally update our website so we've taken the opportunity to totally re-vamp it and make it mobile-friendly in the process! We're looking for a fresh, bright, and airy look and feel to reflect the types of cakes we like to make. Let us [...]
After a lot of packing and upheaval, we are now happily installed in our new home which means that we have a fantastic new kitchen to be making our cakes from! More importantly, this new kitchen includes a DISHWASHER!!! Contact us if you require our new address.
We are delighted to announce that we will be exhibiting at Stanton House Hotel Wedding Fayre this spring. It's a fantastic event and will have lots of suppliers showcasing their wares to new Brides and Grooms to be. If you are looking for your cake, please stop by and have a chat with us!
After entering for the first time in 2013 and gaining a Bronze Medal, we returned to Cake International for a second time in 2014 with a 5-tier, 7-level cake in the wedding cake category. We are delighted to announce that we came back with a Gold Medal which means our cake scored over 90% of [...]