28th March 2017 Chloe Morris

CAKE II What you won’t find by typing ‘cake’ into google

We’ve put a little edit together of some of the best and most original cakes and the designers behind them. This should give you inspiration for birthdays, wedding, and your dinner parties.

SUGAR FLOWER POWER : Rosalind Miller Cakes 

Rosalind Miller Cakes was founded when Rosalind, a lecturer in Design at the Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design applied her artistic skills to cake design. Rosalind’s cakes have earned a reputation for not only being utterly unique, but also continually at the forefront of wedding trends, and her unparalleled wedding cake designs have won her the title of ‘Best Wedding Cake Designer’ at The Wedding Industry Awards in 2012 and 2013 (for which she is now a judge in the same category).

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@rosalindmillercakes: Ivory Cascade, Rose Ombre (11 tier wedding cake, 6 tiers with 5 separators for extra height)

ALL IN THE TOPPINGS : Lily Vanilli 

Lily Jones (aka) Vanilli is a baker and bespoke cake designer based in East London.

She is the author of two recipe books and co-founder of the YBF Awards. She has a bakery on London’s Columbia Road and consults for bakeries and brands around the world.

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@lily_vanilli_cake: Bespoke Cake Design

WHAT A SPREAD : The Curious Confectioner 

With an emphasis on research and education, the work of David Bradley aka The Curious Confectioner is known for its playful approach to the curious and exploratory. Inhabiting the role of artist, designer, gastronome and educator, The Curious Confectioner produces considered works born from a convergence of interests under multiple hats.

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Candyland (250cm x 120cm x 90 cm), The Cornucopian Garden (100cm x 100cm x 140cm)

SCULPTURAL : Michelle Sugar Art 

Michelle Wibowo is the founder of Michelle Sugar Art Ltd, Michelle is a world-renowned sugar artist and cake sculptor with incredible attention to details and realism.

 

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@michellesugarart: Realistic Baby Cake : english fruit cake, marzipan, sugar paste

ANOTHER DIMENSION : Connie Viney 

Connie Viney is known for her outlandish and larger than life sculptures and installations made from cake and icing.

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@connieviney: 8ft Walk in Wedding Cake

JELLY ALTERNATIVE : Bompas & Parr  

Bompas & Parr is globally recognised as the leading expert in multi-sensory experience design.

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@bompasandparr : Jelly with Bompas & Parr, Neon Jelly Chamber

(Edible Stories created this edit, but all images and designer descriptions are from their personal websites)