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Cakes

7 Cake Recipes for Hot Weather

When the weather outside warms up, but you still have a sweet tooth… well, don’t count cake out! While you may not be feasting on a gooey, warm Devil Food cake there are...
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Farzana

Farzana’s story to Sparkles Cake Academy

Seventeen years ago, Paul Bradford, owner of ‘Truly Scrumptious’ cake shop in Central Scotland, delivered weekend workshops and evening classes for anyone interested in...
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Consultation

Hosting a Cake Consultation

How many of your appointments or consultations result in a sale?  If you don’t know, then you really need to start taking action now to allow you to work out your all-important...
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Cake of the Month January

Cake of the Month: January 2020

Cake of the Month is a monthly competition where members of the CakeFlix cake community compete for a whole host of incredible prizes from our generous sponsors The Cake...
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Baking

How to Eat Your Cake and Have Your Shape Back

Can I mention cakes and shape in the same sentence? Yes, I can. Cakes are bliss. I haven’t met anyone who doesn’t love cakes. Mealtimes, birthdays and parties are not the same...
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Kangaroo

Australian Bush Fire Relief

LIFETIME ACCESS TO OUR KANGAROO TUTORIAL I am sure everyone has been horrified by the devastation caused by the horrendous bush fires in Australia recently. It's destruction on an...
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ACHIEVE YOUR DREAM

What’s the Dream?

As a cake designer you are very often creative and visual, usually with a strong right side to your brain allowing the designs to flow. Using your imagination, creativity and...
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Sue Pinnick

Cake of the Month: December 2019

Cake of the Month is a monthly competition where members of the CakeFlix cake community compete for a whole host of incredible prizes from our generous sponsors The Cake...
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Growth

10 Tips to Get Your Cake Business Off the Ground

Whether you have been baking for years or you just learned, starting a cake business can be a fun and profitable way to use your skills. Don't worry if you don't have a bunch of...
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Offline marketing

Effective Offline Marketing for Cake Decorators

Half of what businesses spend on marketing is wasted, but the trouble is most don’t know which half!  These days there are two different means of marketing; online and offline....
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Cake of the Month Oct

Cake of the Month: October 2019

Cake of the Month is a monthly competition where members of the CakeFlix cake community compete for a whole host of incredible prizes from our generous sponsors The Cake...
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Cake of the month September 2019

Cake of the Month: September 2019

Cake of the Month is a monthly competition where members of the CakeFlix cake community compete for a whole host of incredible prizes from our generous sponsors The Cake...
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