Author Archives : Elspeth Hosie

Christening Cakes

April turned out to be christening month with two special babies to celebrate. For a cake maker, this was such a fun task as it couldn’t get any cuter. We kept Frederick’s cake design simple, leaving plenty of room for his four, fine names. However the balloon carrying elephant made a very cute feature. The […]

toybox cake

Mandy's birthday cake

Birthday afternoon tea 2

It’s always nice to make a special cake for someone, but especially nice to make one for a friend. Mandy’s family hosted a beautiful afternoon tea for her birthday and I made this cake modeled on her pretty front garden. A small thank you for all her help in designing this website. It’s also very […]

Cake trip to London

Just back from a cake centred trip to London. I spent a lovely day at Cake International in the ExCel where after ogling the amazing competition entries, I picked up some new skills from demonstrations and purchased a few new “toys” for my kitchen. Cake people are a friendly bunch and whilst it’s great to […]

sleeping puppies cake

Welcome to my new website!

I am delighted to say thatĀ Elspeth’s Cakes now has this bright new website. With the help of Mandy at AGG Web Designs, I can now keep the website up to date, share my latest cake creations and blog about topical features from the world of cakes. I welcome any comments on the layout and contents […]