August 19, 2017

Archives for February 2011

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2011-02-27

  • Changing our office around this afternoon so we've drafted in some 'muscles' to help us :-) #
  • Just noticed we've got over 4000 fans! #
  • Been 'playing' with a lovely pearl mould and it's the best I've ever used!! #
  • Last styled photoshoot for my bible book just finished – oooh they do look gorgeous!!! #
  • Lots of cake dummy

Floral cupcake class with Lindy Feb 2011

It was cupcakes galore on Friday and a fabulous day was had by all! There was a complete mix of students, from total beginners making their first forays into the world of cake decorating to experienced students with City and Guilds cake decorating qualifications.  However as you can see below everyone produced a fantastic array of decorated cupcakes. Perfect for baby showers.

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Twitter Weekly Updates for 2011-02-20

  • Fab class today – Lots of gorgeous floral cupcakes. Well done everyone, we hope to see you all again soon. #
  • It’s floral cupcakes at today’s class – oh what fun!!!!! #
  • Lindy’s summer workshops are now published….which one will you treat yourself too? #
  • Working all hours at the moment – so much on

Designer Wedding Cookies Class

As the wedding season fast approaches……as the nation prepares to be captivated with a Royal wedding this summer… as talk of Kate, & the other Kate’s wedding dominate our glossy magazines…we at Lindy’s Cakes are getting into the Wedding spirit with sugar!  Today we welcomed seven students to our Designer Wedding Cookies workshop, 2 came all the way from Italy and one from Spain!

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Our Photoshoot for Lindy’s new book!

Last week can only be described as a glorious shambles at Lindy’s Cakes HQ… all in pursuit of celluloid perfection of course!  Our office has been transformed into a photograhic studio and Lindy’s office is packed with beautiful props…fabrics, vintage crockery, jewellery, lace, toys…  Lindy and I have had the lovely task, not arduous at all, of choosing what should go with the beautiful cakes that Lindy has designed and… Continue reading

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2011-02-13

  • I posted 5 photos on Facebook in the album "Wedding cookie workshop Feb 2011" #
  • Sally baked us a Menopause cake to sample at todays workshop. It's more like a loaf or teabread than a cake but… #
  • Lindy's 'Designer Wedding Cookie' workshop is about to start! We're thinking of our new colleague Marina who is

A Wonky Cake Workshop Feb 2011

If there is one cake that epitomises Lindy’s creative style it’s the Wonky Cake.  It features on our logo, it gets the most ‘oohhhs’ and ‘ahhhhs’ when on display at cake shows,  it even stars in it’s own DVD ‘Lindy’s Wonky Celebration Cakes‘  This is surely Lindy’s ‘celebrity’ cake and we love it!

Cakefriends, today was a ‘Wonky’ workshop day and what a super day it was… Continue reading

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2011-02-06

  • Our 'Wonky' workshop is well under way! Can't wait to see our atudents 'Wonky' cakes on show! Photos and stories… #
  • Very popular FMM flower embossers now back in stock: #
  • Creative Writing Competition Update: We are really enjoying reading your literary gems! Have you entered this… #
  • Champagne bottle cookie cutters just

Lindy’s Cakes New Member Of Staff

We have a new member of staff at Lindy’s Cakes!  Marina B has joined the team and is going to be our Customer Advisor Administrator.  She will be here every day working from 10am-1pm. Marina brings a wealth of business and customer support knowledge to Lindy’s Cakes. She was recently employed by a well known supermarket chain and in a former, pre-children, life had been involved in Finance.

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Delicious chocolate fudge cake recipe as baked by Lindy

I have been experimenting recently with a chocolate fudge cake recipe that my sister gave me years ago.  I love the chocolate cake recipe that appears in many of my cake books but it does take a while to make and creates loads of washing up to do afterwards! The Chocolate mud cake recipe on this blog is also very popular with my family but it is a… Continue reading

Introduction to Celebration Cakes Feb 2011

Introduction to Celebration Cakes is our absolute favorite workshop…we never leave this popular course off our workshop programme because it is just too fabulous!  Time and time again we are told that even if you have some sugarcraft experience, this course is fantastic for perfecting the finish of your cake and for picking up hints and tips that will become invaluable! I think our cake friend, and serial workshoppper, Julie… Continue reading