Tag Archives: Birthdays

How to make a Booksafe

Got all crafty this Christmas with some second hand books – all pre-loved┬áso I didn’t feel so bad about cutting their hearts out. A booksafe is a book, much like any other on your bookshelf to the untrained eye, but when you open it up, it’s actually a super secret storage facility! Really nice gift idea, and one that you can personalise for anyone! Here’s a step by step guide.

Goldmine!

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Cake of the week #15 – Yay, it’s Autumn!*

Check out some of our other Cakes of the Week!

* Translation for all our American friends – Yay, it’s Fall!

And what better way to celebrate the arrival of what is, surely, the prettiest season that ever there was than with some stonking huge cakes?!

Pumpkin Patch tastic!

Pumpkin Patch tastic!

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Cake of the Week #13 – Upside Down Cake

No no, we’re not talking pineapples here. We’re talking structural bloody miracle.

Pure Gravity Defying Yum.

Pure Gravity Defying Yum.

Don’t pretend you’re not impressed.

Party Prep: The Bunting!

There’s a war on you know – no time for fripparies like buying bunting! Got to make do and mend…

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Cake of the Week #12 – Blitzcake!

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We’re ridonkulously excited about our imminent 1940s party, and so here we go with some more themed posting!

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Cake of the week #11 – Paint it black

V is for...um...very black?

V is for...um...very black?

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Ballroom Blitz

We can’t ever forget the horrors of war on a home front, but nor should we ever forget the amazing sense of community that was bourne out of such hardship in 1940s Britain. Blighty without a party? Not bloody likely, Johnny Foreigner!

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