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The Cupcake Sweeties Guide to Breaking Things

Weekly Update

The Cupcake Sweeties Guide to Breaking Things

Just in case you, like us, thought we had run out of things to break, you were wrong! This week not only did the website crash, the in store POS system did too, but first, meet our newbie. Britney is with us on work experience as part of her studies at WelTec. Britney chose to come and hang out with us for a couple of weeks as she really enjoys working with cakes and cupcakes. When she finishes her study, she would love to continue working in the industry, hopefully decorating cakes! She's only with us till Thursday, so make sure...

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DIY Cake Lace

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DIY Cake Lace

You may have noticed we're no longer stocking the Flexi Lace in store. The decision to stop stocking this brands made after they increased their prices by a ridiculous margin, but never fear I have an alternative for you. The recipe below makes a beautiful cake lace, that is flexible and easy to use. To make it even better, it's made using ingredients most cakers will already own. CAKE LACE RECIPE: 1 Tablespoon Tylose Powder60ml Boiling Water1 Tablespoon Icing Sugar2 Tablespoons Cornflour1/4 Teaspoon Meringue Powder1/2 Teaspoon Corn SyrupGel Colour as Needed 1. Place Tylose Powder in a small heatproof bowl...

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How To Enter Our Giveaway

How To Enter Our Giveaway

Not sure how to enter our amazing competition? Don't worry I have laid it all out for you below! Step 1: Find a Katy Step 2: Add Katy to Cart Step 3: Repeat Steps 1 & 2, until you can't find anymore Katys, or you get bored. Step 4: Head to Check Out Step 5: Add Your Details This part is important, we need your information, so we can contact you if you win! Step 6: Confirm Order! Your order will be free as long as you only have Katys in your cart, if you have other products as well,...

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Go Katy, It's Your Birthday, We Gon' Party Like It's Your Birthday!

Go Katy, It's Your Birthday, We Gon' Party Like It's Your Birthday!

Go, go, go, go, go, go!Go Katy, it's your birthdayWe gon' party like it's your birthdayWe gon' sip Bacardi like it's your birthdayAnd you know we don't give a ..., cause it's your birthday! Anyone who isn't familiar with the 50 Cent song, 'In Da Club', probably won't understand the title of this weeks blog. If you were in this week though, there is a fair chance you may have heard us singing this, because this week the amazing Katy turned 50! I know, she doesn't look it at all, right?! Anyway, before I get sidetracked and start dancing to...

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Who, What, Where, Why & When?

Weekly Update

Who, What, Where, Why & When?

We've managed to get through this week relatively unscathed; the boss is back on deck, the printer didn't break and we've replaced the laptop! There was the small issue of the phone line being down for two days, but we've got that under control and it's back to business as normal now. We've been hard at work, behind the scenes, working to try and make our cupcake range more inclusive, so we're super excited to announce our new vegan cupcake! This delicious chocolate treat may have been nicknamed 'Black Magic', because somehow this recipe works without eggs and dairy. I...

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