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Elegant pearl wedding cake

October 16th, 2014

Koala Cakes

This spontaneous 3tier pearl wedding cake was for Katherine who got married at Pembroke Lodge in Richmond park London.

Elegant bridge wanted to have simple but unique wedding cake to serve 100 guest invited.

As it was a simple Pearl wedding cake, I wanted to kick it up a notch and make it a bit more unique and decadent and I opted to add additional cake boards inbetween each tiers which had brought the cake not only taller but spacious as well  to let the tightly arrange pearls to breath out their elegance.

Please visit our gallery for more elegant wedding cakes.

 

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Elephant christening cake

October 16th, 2014

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Kat had her son Joshua’s Christening party at a wonderful venue called Sheen mill at Cambridgeshire.

She had exact design in her mind and all we need to do is fulfil her expectation.

We have made similar design for Lucy’s 30th birthday so she knew what she was going to get.

So maybe I have a thing for Pale blue colour, but they’re just so pleasing.

This cake was all about cuteness of the elephant and pale blue/grey colour combination brought elegant atmosphere of the entire cake.

Please visit our gallery for more elegant cakes to look at :)

 

Elephant christening cake

Wonderwoman Super hero cake

October 16th, 2014

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Anabel had her 6th birthday party with a Wonderwoman and Superhero theme.

This cake is one of ours that we cannot wait you to see, it has superheros made with full details.

Wonderwoman, Batman, Superman, Ironman, Spiderman, Greenlantern gathered up all together for a superhero birthday cake with amazing night light building background.

We had cupcakes with superhero’s symbols to make the party more vibe.

Koala cakes’s little touch makes your party different.

Please visit our gallery for more to spoil your eyes.

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1st birthday baby cake

April 3rd, 2014

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Jonas had his first birthday last week.

Jonas’s mum wanted a very simple birthday cake with Dove cookies in Mint theme.

As it was a first birthday, we wanted to do it as simple as it can be and represent the baby figure to be exactly as Jonas.

 

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Dove cookie, milk bottle cookie, Pram cookie

 

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle cakes

April 3rd, 2014

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When I was young ( something like 25years ago…) I used to watch Ninja turtle cartoons with my brother.

And have forgotten about it until I got consulting from a very lovely lady who owns a photoshooting company called
Invision photography in Cambridge.

Her son Luca turned 5 this year and needed gluten free cake , to make sure it was 100% baked in safe environment she wanted to bake her own cake and let us to do the decoration part.

Koala cakes are able do to any Gluten free , Dairy free celebration cake but if any one would like to bake the cake by yourself and let Koala cakes to do the decoration, you are more then welcome!

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ninja turtle cake pops

** little cake pops for kids who wanted to bring something back home **

Chocolate coral wedding cake

April 3rd, 2014

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Here is a Chocolate wedding cake for Becky.

She had a Cheese wedding cake but wanted to have a traditional cake on her Chocolate dessert table.

There are lots of Chocolate wedding cake out there, so Koala cakes wanted to do something different and towered the rose with various shades of Coral and Pink. With a little touch of a fabric from bridesmaid dress this cake came more live and smooth finish.

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Conde Nast Brides magazine

December 11th, 2013

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Last month Koala Cakes got a phone call from Condé Nast UK.

We were surprised that such as big company like Conde Nast called a small local cake company in Cambridge who haven’t made any advert yet at all.

They have googled and found us to offer a space for a advertisment. ( it is really hard to get a space there  ) It was such amazing feeling for a small company like us.

It was an opportunity to showcase our beautiful cake designs on a specific advertorial page ‘Tiers of Joy’, within their upcoming Christmas Issue of Condé Nast Brides magazine.

As you may know,  Condé Nast Brides is  The UK’s 1st bridal magazine which any brides or ‘brides to be’ owns even one issue, reaching a massive 326 000 readers per issue on average. It is the most glamorous, inspirational and authoritative title in the market.

It will be the January/February issue, on sale for 2 months (from 2nd December – 31st January) so we are expecting as well as being perfectly times to capture the attention of newly-engaged women, but also bound with highly anticipated annual supplement The Wedding Planner, therefore this is a unique opportunity to ensure Koala cakes has possibility to help and plan their 2014/2015 wedding!

Click here to go to Conde Nast facebook page, and Click here to go to Koala Cakes facebook page.

Conde Nast Brides magazine

 

Ocean Rose Wedding cake

December 11th, 2013

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Emma and Tim had their first step on How Caple Court in Herefordshire on August summer day.

Emma just gave us the theme of Ocean Rose and let us do everything and suprise her on the day.

It was a pressure but on the other hand it was quite a thrilled project to do.

We wanted to make a cake to stand out but not to stand out too much at the same time, to blend well into the venue and represent the bride’s elegant.

This is a real traditional style wedding cake but contemporary at the same time.

Touch of pale green leaves supported the dusky pink and lilac roses well. Cake pops helped the balance of extremely different height between cupcakes and 3tiered cake.

Please visit our Gallery to check out more wedding cakes what we have done.

 

Herefordshire Country wedding photography was there to make Emma and Tim’s day memorable.

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Pearl wedding anniversary cake

August 21st, 2013

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Pearl wedding anniversary

30th pearl wedding anniversary cake designed by Koala cakes Cambridge.

Special personalized cake order from lovely daughter who wanted a story of her parents life together.

Where they met, first date, first house, where they lived, babies, and favourite place for holiday.

They met in Barclays bank, only 2 person is allowed to go into the Vault each time and they were a team. First date, Dad split a red wine on mum’s WHITE dress and often they went to Wolverhampton football match.

They got married at 1983, first house was no.11 and had a white door in Wolverhampton then relocated to Hitchin, Solihull, and finally to Cambridge. 1 boy and 1 girl was born during those times,  favourite family holiday place is Disneyworld in Florida.

Love making a novelty cake with client’s special stories, love the process and discussions how to make the stories alive with clients makes me privilege to make it for them and be part of their special day.

x

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Ultimate Chocolate cake

August 15th, 2013

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Here is a ultimate Chocolate cake from Koala cakes cambridge.

Chocolate sponge with  Chocolate buttercream and Chocolate sugarpaste.

Surrounded by Chocolate Cadbury fingers and Maltersers.

On top of the cake Kinder Bueno placed arcross the cake for a steady look, colourful Smarties gave fun, and white chocolate chips added brightness.

Patsy’s top favorite chocolate ‘Green triangle from Quality street ‘ was hard to collect but found itself a space.

Whoever can say it has too much of Chocolate,,,
There is never too much Chocolate, never.

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Digger birthday cake

July 16th, 2013

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Jamie is digging!!

Kids and adults both loves chocolate & Manely stuff so why not give them a little treat?

Last week we have got to create this  fun project, that it was not just ordinary soomth fondant cover, it had to be Rough! Tough! Scruffy! and Dirty!

We actually bought a Digger toy to make the details right!! Yes we are enthusiastic!

It was a triple Chocolate cake with actual melted chocolate ( we didn’t use cocoa power ) and Chocolate chips.

Rich and smooth and really chocolatey!

When the cake had cooled down, we have cut the top crumble bits off and left it aside to use it later for messy effect.

Poured over Chocolate ganash  roughly again for the messy look and drizzled honey over the crumbles to make sure they stay together and also for real look of the muds.

so who wants a digger messy triple chocolate birthday cake

 

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Cricket birthday cake

July 14th, 2013

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Cricket birthday cake for my lovely father-in-law.

He is a big fan of Cricket so my husband Hugh and I decided to do a Cricket theme for his 61st birthday.

So I baked, and Hugh bought  Ashes cricket match ticket. It worked quit well with the Ashes game, actually.

I should have made this on his 60th last year, but I wasn’t the family then. :)

I made him as an umpire which he is qualified for his 3 boys when they were young to teach them properly. ( So sweet of him )

I have picture of him posing as same as mini dad, giving himself a 6! but for his privacy will keep the picture for myself haha

Love you dad, and Happy birthday!!

 

Cricket birthday cake

Cambridge City Council Hygiene Inspection

June 22nd, 2013

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This week officer from  Cambridge City Council visited Koala cakes Cambridge and gone through inspection procedure.

This is to check that our hygiene standards meet legal requirements.

This is important for the customer to trust our environment and quality, and also for us to make sure we follow the hygiene legal requirements from the council.

We are proved that we provide a clear food safety management system and got the rate 5 out of 5!!

Cambridge city council hygiene

You can also check our result at ‘Food hygiene ratings’ page in Cambridge City Council website.

Koala Cakes ticks every boxes such as Quality / Design / Taste / Hygiene.

We bake cakes as we bake for our families and friends.

xx

Cambridge wedding fair – My happy ever after

June 8th, 2013

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Hi Brides,

Koala Cakes Cambridge is again joining My happy ever after  for cambridge wedding fair once more!

If you book with us on the day, we offer you 30% off from the quote so hurry up with the consultation and get the quote before hand !!

WHEN :  Sunday 6th October 2013 / 11am to 2pm

WHERE : The Guildhall, Market square, Cambridge

HOW : Free entry, so just come along

Please come and check out our Exquisite and Elegant Wedding cakes, also you can taste our cakes as well.

See you there brides.

x

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Hendo cupcakes – Burlesque theme

June 7th, 2013

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Emma is getting married to Tim at How Caple Court on 10th of August 2013.

I got mission to make her 3 tiered wedding cake with cupcakes in Lilac + Dusty pink colour theme.

But beforehand, needed to accomplish her Hendo cupcakes first.

She loves Moulin Rouge, and her Hen party was Burlesque theme, I couldn’t miss to make a sexy corset.

She loves elegant  flowers and pearl which is her wedding cake theme, I wanted to give her a little taste of the it.

At last, how could rude ‘Willy’ be missed in Hendo party!

But unfortunately, as it was so rude and realistic ( as you know my style on making figues :)) I couldn’t publish on my webpage.  

So if you want to see it, I will make for your Hendo party!! :)

 

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