Cake Craft — May 2014 Edition

Current issue May 2014

Something Old, Something New, Something Borrowed

A classically inspired cupcake collection for weddings or bridal showers by Christina Ludlam.

Floral inspirations – Peony Perfection Wedding Cake

Hanna Collison makes perfect use of colours and a simple side design to ensure that nothing is taken away from her beautiful peony flowers.


Cake Craft — April 2014 Edition

Previous issue April 2014

Tweet Love

This pretty pastel bird house has been created by talented Charlotte Watson and could be used for Mother's Day, Easter or a special birthday!

Floral inspirations – Fuchsia Fantasy

Kathryn Kelly uses cutters that many of you may already have in your tool kit, to make this ethereal fuchsia fairy cake.


Cake Craft & Decoration

Welcome to Cake Craft & Decoration, the world's leading monthly magazine for all those interested in cake decoration and sugarcraft.

Every issue carries 8 to 12 complete projects for you to make. Projects include wedding cakes, novelty cakes, cupcakes, floral decorations and anniversary cakes. Each one has clear instructions and step-by-step colour photographs, plus tips, techniques and full details of the equipment and ingredients you need.

Our projects are designed for all skills levels and include sugar flowers, sugar modelling, pastillage work, sugarpaste, marzipan and royal icing. Each issue also has a baking section, information on new products from cake decoration manufacturers, readers' cakes, college reports, shows and events.

Each year we cover the ICHF Cake International Shows in the UK and the ICES show in the USA. More information about Cake International 2014 is available on the ICHF site, or you can follow them on Facebook.

Julie Askew, Editor

Cake Craft Guides

Wedding Cakes & Sugar Flowers – Issue 19Our special series of Cake Craft Guides are published four times a year.

Wedding Cakes & Sugar Flowers is on sale January and April and Party Cakes magazine is out July and October. These Guides are packed full of design ideas for you to adapt and create your perfect cake. We also feature exclusive projects with step by step images of modern up to date designs and fully illustrated recipes.

Subscribe now only £16.80 (UK) for all four issues.

See our Guides page for more details.

NEW! Cake Decorating Books for the Beginner

Easy Steps in Cake DecorationOur series of cake decorating books has started with two books to help beginners take their first steps in cake decorating.

‘Easy Steps in Cake Decoration’ has 20 simple step-by-step projects and all the techniques for you to get started.

‘Easy Steps in Sugar Flowers’ is aimed at the beginner interested in flower making, and also has step-by-step projects to make over 20 types of flowers and foliage.

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Cake Craft Binders Why not keep your magazines safe and tidy in a Cake Craft & Decoration binder? They have expanding cord retainers and hold twelve issues each. Order here!

Cake Craft goes digital!

Subscribe to the digital edition of Cake Craft & Decoration MagazineYou can now buy single copies or a subscription to our new digital edition of Cake Craft & Decoration. Order here, or browse a sample issue – it includes three full free projects for you to try.

Subscribe to the quarterly Cake Craft GuidesSubscribe to digital editions of our quarterly Cake Craft Guides. There is a sample issue of Party Cakes – with two free projects, and the latest issue of Wedding Cakes & Sugar Flowers is now available to buy.

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You can buy Cake Craft & Decoration each month at leading WHSmiths, high street newsagents and larger branches of Sainsburys, Tesco, Morrisons, Asda and Sugarcraft Shops or use this site to order a subscription. You can also sign up below to receive newsletters and enter our competitions. And don't forget to use our section on cake decorating suppliers.

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