Ideas & Inspiration

Welcome to This Cake Life, a blog that celebrates the world’s sweetest community!

By sharing tips, trends, techniques as well as advice from some of the best in the business, This Cake Life gives you the chance to learn and grow your cake skills, whether you’re a beginner or expert. We aim to provide inspiration for every season, occasion and competition, whilst entertaining and informing with videos from your favourite cake artists. Come join in the cake fun!

Pretty cake painting and piping just got easier! ...


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Your cow and cat templates for the Hey Diddle Diddle project in May 2019's issue of Cake Decoration & Sugarcraft. ...


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Read on for our review on the fun new way to personalise your cake - with Photocake! ...


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Almost all cake recipes call for eggs – but what do eggs do in a cake? Find out more… ...


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Have you ever wondered, what’s the difference between icing and frosting with buttercream? We’ve got your answer! ...


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We’re back with another comprehensive answer to a question on the lips of many cakers and bakers: can you free ...


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We had a chat with our friends at LissieLou, to find out how it all began! ...


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We've teamed up with our friends at Culpitt to create your go-to how to put ribbon on a cake! ...


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Top tips from The Food Medic on reducing free sugars in your diet. ...


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Check out our comprehensive guide to how to tell when a cake is done! ...


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We've teamed up with our friends at Choccywoccydoodah to give you a free recipe to really indulge in this ...


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Our comprehensive guide to the best, most luxurious Valentine's Day treats in 2019! ...


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