How to start your own baking business

paint cake

Thinking of starting a baking business from home? Here are Britt Box’s top five things you need to know before you get started… “You should do this as a business!”, “You could make money from these cakes you know!”, “Can I pay you to make a cake for me?” It didn’t take long after I started baking for me to hear these comments More...

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spider web cake
By Emily Warner On Thursday, October 8th, 2020
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Halloween spider web cake

Get your fangs stuck into this spooktacular Halloween spider web cake by Dani Brazier from Blue Door Bakery! Want an impressive centrepiece for Halloween? Look no further! This creepy spider web cake is a fun and More...

shirt and tie cupcakes
By Emily Warner On Wednesday, September 30th, 2020
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Shirt and tie cupcakes

These smart shirt and tie cupcakes by Dani Brazier from Blue Door Baker can be easily customised! Test your cake decorating skills in this easy to follow tutorial by Dani Brazier, where she uses sugarpaste to create More...

dalmation print cake
By Anna Lewin On Tuesday, September 15th, 2020
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Dalmatian print cake

Create a dalmatian print cake and write words onto your cakes in this tutorial by Dani Brazier from Blue Door Bakery. Print Dalmatian print cake Author More...

baking tips for beginners - ingredients
By Anna Lewin On Thursday, September 3rd, 2020
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Britt Box’s top 10 baking tips for beginners

Whether you’ve recently started baking, want to brush up on your skills or are always keen to learn more tips and tricks, this list is for you! Britt Box shares her top 10 baking tips for beginners to help you More...

Pull apart cupcakes with buttercream
By Anna Lewin On Tuesday, August 25th, 2020
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Pull apart cupcakes

Learn how to decorate pull apart cupcakes with this easy-to-follow tutorial by Neetha Syam from Buttercream Petals Art School. Create this eye-catching, floral ‘pull apart’ masterpiece using buttercream More...

basic tiered cake
By Anna Lewin On Wednesday, August 19th, 2020
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How to… create a basic tiered cake

Don’t let a tiered cake intimidate you, give Britt Box’s tips a try and you’ll master them in no time! Knowing how to successfully make a tiered cake is a very useful skill in a baker’s More...

Ice Lolly Biscuits
By Anna Lewin On Wednesday, August 12th, 2020
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How to… make and decorate ice lolly biscuits

Celebrate summer with ice lolly biscuits… Is there anything more summery than ice creams and lollies? These cute ice lolly biscuits are a delicious playful twist, perfect to make with the kids!  More...

Rainbow Zebra Cake
By Sarah Williamson On Tuesday, August 4th, 2020
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Rainbow Zebra Cake Tutorial

How to create a… Rainbow Zebra Cake! This on-trend rainbow zebra cake by Britt Box has a striking black and white pattern on the outside with a psychedelic surprise inside, taking the classic zebra print to More...

Painted Cake
By Sarah Williamson On Tuesday, July 28th, 2020
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Palette Knife Painted Cake

Palette Knife Painted Cake tutorial by Neetha Syam from Buttercream Petals Art School Make your own Painted Cake using the below tutorial… You will need: To decorate: 15cm (6in) cake, finished in buttercream uncoloured More...