Tuesday, 30 September 2014


COMPETITION TIME: To celebrate the success of my first Royal Show winning entries - you have an opportunity to win a winning Carrot cake or macarons:
- Entry to the competition is via clicking on the 'Giveaway' tab on my FB page or link below to keep the competition fair and random
- Please see Terms and conditions of competition
- Must be a fan of Jake's Cakes page and a resident of Perth Western Australia 
- Must be able to pick up winnings from Dianella the week ending 18 October 2014

Winner will be announced on Monday the 5 October 2014 - GOOD LUCK!!


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Monday, 29 September 2014

Lightning McQueen Cake

Lightning McQueen: Handmade from modelling chocolate he sits on top a rainbow layer cake on the inside. I was also lucky to have made Jakobi's first birthday cake too.

Sunday, 28 September 2014

Lace Bling Wedding Cake

Lace Bling Wedding cake: a bit of a twist on a wedding cake design I have made previously this time with edible lace detail and fantasy peonies with Bling centres.Choc mud, caramel mud and white choc mud cakes 

Baby Cot Baby Shower Cake

I was asked to make a baby shower cake for a little boy due in a few weeks and I had complete control over the design. I had wanted to hand-make a baby cot for ages so this was a good excuse to try it out. Cot is completely hand cut out of sugar - I made up my own template. Chocolate mud cake with milk chocolate ganache

Saturday, 27 September 2014

Award Winning Cake and Macarons: Perth Royal Show 2014

I entered a couple of entries into the Perth Royal Show for the first time this year and won 2nd prize for my Carrot and Nut cake and 3rd prize for my macarons. As I had no time for practice I am pretty pleased with those results! To celebrate I will be running a competition to win some of these sugary goods on my Facebook page later this week...don't forget to check in :-)

Saturday, 20 September 2014

Candy Crush Cupcakes

Candy Crush Craze: This week I called the closest Candy Crush addict I know, my Mum, to give me the lowdown about what it was all about (apparently its more than just annoying facebook requests!) and I believe quite addictive...This order goes out to some beautiful regular clients of mine (I am so blessed to have so many lovely clients!!) French vanilla cupcakes with Vanilla buttercream

Rustic Wedding Cake with Orange Dahlia

I LOVE rustic weddings, the natural wood, twine and rough icing look...sigh...so I made this orange dahlia about 6 months ago in anticipation of making this rustic display cake for the The Event & Wedding Emporium  (www.facebook.com/TheEventandWeddingEmporium) and its finally done. The fabulous wooden topper is from Indigo Bark - they have some amazing rustic wedding accessories...check them out! (www.facebook.com/IndigoBark)

Sunday, 14 September 2014

Flowers and Butterflies: 90th Birthday cake

I was truly honoured to make this cake for a lady turning 90 this week, the mandate was flowers, butterflies and pale blue. On the inside was chocolate buttercake with cookies and cream buttercream. 12 butterfly cupcakes also accompanied this cake.