Akai MPC cupcake

I was asked to make an Akai MPC cupcake for somebody’s birthday.  For those of you not in the know, an MPC (which stands for music production centre) is a super cool and geeky music gadget.  Should you want to know more: MPC This is a real one:   And this is my little cupcake [...]

mpc with watermark

Sir Tom Jones

Right, I am going to get back into blogging about my cakes. And what better way than to start with a blog about the legendary Sir Tom Jones enjoying a selection of Yay Cakes! Each one decorated with a tiny, hand-crafted piece of art. These were flown on a private jet to Slovakia and enjoyed [...]

tom jones with cupcake

Microphone cupcakes

It was my dad’s birthday this week (everyone in my life seems to be having birthdays at the moment).  As he is a singer, I decided to go for some microphone cupcakes. I treated myself to a teeny microphone mould and used black sugarpaste to make the little things.  When they were dry, I dusted the [...]


Sundae cupcakes

My oh MY did these go down a storm. A toffee filled cupcake filled with rolo pieces topped with vanilla butter cream and drizzled with chocolate ganache…I see you dribbling.  I used the same sponge as I did for my microphone cupcakes and that same dreamy toffee sauce.   Chocolate ganache is dangerously easy to make. [...]


Jessie J Cupcake

I can do it like a brothahh.. ..For those of you that haven’t seen it yet, this is my J-J-J-J-Jessie J cupcake. It’s inspired by JJ’s make up in her video for Do It Like a Dude.  Here’s a still from the vid where you can see her incredible lips, created by the wonderful make up [...]

Jessie Yay