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Cake Life Loves

Extreme Cake Makers and CI Cake Life has thoroughly enjoyed watching the second series of Extreme Cake Makers.  We loved being able to have a little insight into the design...
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Cakes for the Queen: Royal cake decorator Eddie Spence retires

Royal cake decorator retires after 71 years... After 71 fantastic years making cakes for the royal family. Cake decorator Eddie Spence has finally retired from his duties at the...
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Ed Sheeran birthday request for lucky baker

Ed Sheeran is eating out loud... In the wonderful world of cake, you'll get all sorts of strange requests. You'll get a wide variety of customers from different backgrounds, with...
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Cake Smash Twins First Birthday!

Lily and Lyla with their 'smash friends' With the cake smash craze now sweeping the UK. Balloons and a simple cake now seem a distant memory for a babies first birthday....
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Fish and Chip Cake: Cake International judge makes a giant supper!

Fish, Chip and Cake? Although on first glance, this may look like a fish and chip supper suitable to feed a battalion. It is, in fact, the latest creation from ex-soldier and now...
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A Cake Life Review Of The Year

What a year it has been! Unicorns, flamingos, drip cakes, mirror glaze, metallics, isomalt, the world's largest edible elephant sculpture, Cake Life takes a look back at a small...
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What I’ve learnt by Tracey-Ann Edwards

Clairellacakes was started by Claire Anderson.  Claire studied Art & Design at college and specialised in illustration & product design, working her way up to director...
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Hannah meets Paul at Orlando!

When Paul met 11 year old Hannah Cox at Americas Cake Fair,Orlando,October 2017, he was bowled over by Hannah's professionalism and talent for one so young. Cake Life Online...
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Pantone colour of the year 2018

Each year Pantone Colour Institute announces the colour that symbolises with global design trends and cultural mood.  Pantone's 2018 colour of the year is Ultra Violet. “The...
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A gay couple, a wedding cake and a court case!

From the cake store to the courtroom When gay couple Charlie Craig and David Mullins enquired about a wedding cake in 2012, little did they know that they'd be embroiled in a...
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A Little Bit Of What You Fancy – Zoe’s Fancy Cakes Open New Shop!

Zoe says "10% Discount on all products and equipment (not the classes) to all Cake Life Readers!  Just Call Into The Shop And Quote The Discount Code 10%ZFC And It's Valid For...
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Donald Trump’s wedding cake sold for tasty sum at online auction

Donald Trump's souvenir wedding cake set to go to the highest bidder A souvenir cake from Donald Trump's wedding has been sold at auction for $2,240 (£1700) after being put up...
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