Saturday 12th December 10.30am to 4pm The White Hart, The Terrace, Barnes, SW13 0NR The perfect place to finish your Christmas shopping whilst supporting small businesses. On our stall we will be selling Mini Christmas Cakes £9 (rich fruit cake covered with marzipan and fondant icing) perfect as gifts for teachers, friends, relatives or as a.. read more →

20 May 2015
May 20, 2015

E&G cakes at the Barnes Showcase

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Saturday 23rd May 9am to 4pm Rose House, 70 Barnes High Street, SW13 9LD Please come along to say hello, view some of our new wedding cake designs and talk to us about bespoke orders! There will also be tasters and delicious cupcakes for sale! Other exhibitors include: -Anne Gretton Hats -Nadia Ivanova Designs -Nancy.. read more →

In December 2013, Mr E&G popped the question in the most romantic and fun way and then the excitement of planning our wedding started. One of the first things people asked me was whether I would be making my own wedding cake. The answer was most definitely yes but this always seemed to elicit a.. read more →

31 Jul 2014
July 31, 2014

Vintage Wedding Cakes

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Vintage is a term that is used frequently in the wedding industry as many couples now like to incorporate some element of vintage in their wedding. The dictionary meaning of ‘vintage’ is  “denoting something from the past of high quality, especially something representing the best of its kind.” The 1920’s and 30’s were inspirational eras.. read more →

Weddings are often described as the most important day of your life however with this great title comes great stress! With what seems like a 101 things to plan and organise, the wedding cake can sometimes come quite far down the list. Here are a few tips to help when thinking about your wedding cake….. read more →

10 Mar 2014
March 10, 2014

Quirky wedding cake toppers

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Traditional wedding cake toppers of bride and groom figurines have gone somewhat out of fashion and more people prefer to have a simple decoration of sugar flowers on top of their cake or something a bit more contemporary. A topper is a great way to be unique and incorporate some of yours and your partners’.. read more →

21 Jan 2014
January 21, 2014

Love is Sweet

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Candy or sweet tables are all the rage in America and it is becoming more and more popular to not only provide a cake but a whole table of sweet treats including cupcakes, biscuits and confectionary. Platforms like Pinterest have brought these trends across the pond and they’re becoming more popular for UK weddings.  The.. read more →

13 Jan 2014
January 13, 2014

Gluten free fudgy chocolate cake

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Due to my future mother in law’s gluten intolerance, she doesn’t get to sample many of my cakes (that plus living 200 miles away doesn’t help!!)  This weekend the future in-laws and the ‘laws’ all met up for a celebratory glass or two of bubbles to celebrate Mr E&G popping the question. I happily agreed.. read more →

I recently bought a copy of Dan Lepard’s book ‘Short and Sweet’ which has some fantastic recipes in. I love to try new cakes especially if they are a bit out of the ordinary. A recipe for Cinnamon cake with blackberries caught my eye as it contained wholemeal flour and no fat so was technically.. read more →

AIESEC is the world’s largest youth-led organisation, focused on facilitating a global exchange scheme that provides challenging, cultural work internships for students in over 100 countries. This year is the UK branch’s 60th anniversary and they had a big party to celebrate with 250 guests. Thanks to the sponsorship of Incerts,  E&G had the honour of making a cake.. read more →