The Custom Cakery

Nov 2012 9,041 South Yorkshire, UK
The Custom Cakery

Silent Cakes 23

Morning folks! I used to have a habit of using the ‘silent cakes’ tab to try and encourage others but I haven’t used it for ages! I follow so many and seem to have less time than ever… However, I’ve just remembered about it and have noticed...

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Summer Holidays... 18

Hello lovelies! Missing spending time here on CD, I’m sorry I’ve not been around to comment on your beautiful cakes, I’ve missed some lovely collabs whilst on holiday too I think! My inbox stands at 100 but with my 4 kids at home and trying to...

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Sorry!... 39

I’ve been absent a few days and missed so many beautiful cakes…don’t want anyone thinking I didn’t like their beautiful creations! Will attempt to wade through my dozens of notifications! Hope you’re all well x

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Is homepage Frozen?... 28

Is it just me or has homepage not changed for the last several hours?!… If it’s just me forgive me, it’s my age ;)

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Time for Tiffin's Elizabeth turns 30! 57

She’s going to kill me for this but I felt sure you lovely folk would want to join me in wishing Lizzie a wonderful birthday! She’s one of the loveliest people you could wish to meet, I only wish I were close enough to make her a cake! Hope...

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Mellie aka The Custom Cakery 34

Jumping on the bandwagon… So I’m Melanie to my mum and Mel or Mellie to most others! I live in Yorkshire (Tour de France starting here tomorrow although not near me!) in the north of England. I’m a mum of four beautiful, funny, demanding kids…...

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Fan choice 8

Just posted this as a blog…oops! I’m curious about the fan choice shortlist on Facebook. I should probably point out this isn’t for personal gain (I certainly don’t expect to be up there, genuinely!) but I’ve noticed some fantastic cake...

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Brush embroidery 5

Hello. I’ve been looking at various tutorials on brush embroidery and have seen royal icing, buttercream and watered down sugarpaste all used. Any advice on the different mediums? Which do you prefer?

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Sugar shoes 22

Hi all. I’m looking for a great stilletto shoe kit. Been advised that the cake structure kit is good by a couple of different people but wondered if anyone has any other suggestions before I click purchase? I looked at one the other day that one...

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All muddled up?... 31

Is it just me or is the top 15 having an off day?… Some cakes with lots of faves are lower down and vice versa. All beautiful cakes mind you! Can’t decide if I’m going do-lally (entirely possible!)

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Environmental Health Officers 2

Hello all. Have been lurking for a while but was hoping some UK home bakers might be able to give some advice regarding having my kitchen passed by the EHO. It’s perfectly clean, obviously, but has anyone experienced any pitfalls I need to look...

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