Sunday, 29 December 2013

Peppa Pig Cake

Peppa pig and her family jumping up and down in muddy puddles! Image all handcut by me - not a new design but still lots of fun :-) Chocolate butter cake with Belgian milk chocolate ganache

Saturday, 28 December 2013

Gluten Free Buttercream cake with Butterflies and Flowers

Happy Birthday to Yolanda celebrating her 30th Birthday today. Gluten free vanilla cake with Buttercream swirls and handcut Purple and blue sugar butterflies and flowers

Tuesday, 24 December 2013

An Australian Christmas cake

My lovely regular clients asked for an Australian Christmas theme and this is what I came up with, so much fun to make. Everything handmade by Jake's Cakes. Red Velvet cake inside.

Dog and Penguin Cupcakes

Dog and penguin cupcakes on a Magenta background were the brief for these vanilla cupcakes, fun to make

Tuesday, 17 December 2013

Black Lace Cake

This lovely family ordered this cake for their eldest daughter's 21st Birthday. Black edible lace with handmade black fantasy flower with a bit of bling. Red Velvet cake.

Sunday, 15 December 2013

Art Deco, Tree Frog 70th Birthday cake

A 70th Birthday cake for a man who loves Art Deco and colourful tree frogs. This is a diabetic fruit cake laden with fruit and nuts.

Saturday, 14 December 2013

Iron Man Cake

Iron man cake: Last year I made Harry a Tom and Jerry cake, this year, Ironman, next year.....actually I am a little scared!! LOL I had fun making this cake for some gorgeous regular clients of mine, although it was quite a challenge!! Happy Birthday Harry! He even had (the real???!) Ironman at his party....

Thursday, 12 December 2013

Flower Bling wedding cake

With edible lace, flowers and diamantes, can also be made with edible pearls, made for exhibition.

Tuesday, 10 December 2013

Handmade Christmas Cakes for Sale

Christmas cakes currently for sale at Jake's Cakes: please email for more details. They are all spiced brandy fruit cakes with edible decorations, 4 smaller ones perfect for gifts and one larger one (the white snowflake square one)

Sunday, 8 December 2013

Heart Confetti Engagement cake

Confetti Heart Engagement Cake: Inspired by the client's Brazilian Fiance a carnival inspired engagement cake with sugar confetti hearts and handpiped sugar mask. Feathers provided by the client. All the happiness in the world to you, Brooke and Andre

Saturday, 30 November 2013

Motorbike Cake

Mike and his Bike. Mike turns 50 today and this cake depicts him and his love for motorbikes, including his Husaberg bike (hence the blue/yellow colours) red Velvet cake with French vanilla buttercream. All handmade by Jake's Cakes

Rainbow, trees and flowers cake

Rainbow, Trees and Flowers for a couple of gorgeous kids sharing their Birthday party, this cake will have a couple of Unicorns placed on it for the party. French vanilla butter cake with real strawberry flavoured buttercream filling..

Sunday, 24 November 2013

Dog Cupcakes

A while back I donated a cupcake voucher to the amazing Houndstooth Studio for their Cambodia Wild charity event silent auction and the winner of that silent auction was the recipient of these cute dog cupcakes, made to order to look like a friend's dog for his birthday....

Saturday, 23 November 2013

Peppa Pig Figurine

A cute fondant Peppa Pig figurine for a gorgeous girl turning 3 (her Mum has made her cake)

Friday, 22 November 2013


Jake's Cakes also makes macarons, these are some from this week's order, these are plain milk and plain white chocolate.
Full flavour range so far (always being added to) is:
Mocha, Jaffa, Choc mint, Salted caramel, Rasperry, Strawberry and white chocolate, Passionfruit, Tropical (Mango and passionfruit), Blueberry and vanilla, Chocolate, Cappuccino, Violet, Lemon, Pistachio, Cookies and Cream, Chai latte or Chai tea, Buttered Popcorn, Hazelnut and Coffee......
minimum order per flavour: 20 macarons. Discounts for orders over 50 macarons.

Sunday, 17 November 2013

Essendon GTS Fishing cake

Dylan's 21st birthday cake - he drives a GTS which has been handcut and handpainted and he loves fishing hence the fishing rod - all handmade and totally edible. Vanilla cake with chocolate buttercream

Saturday, 16 November 2013

Dinosaur Volcano Cake

This was made for a lovely friend's son for his 5th Birthday...the mandate was just to have a dinosaur featured on the cake. I had fun with this one! Everything handmade by me. Inside was Chocolate butter cake with real strawberry infused white chocolate ganache.

Train Traffic light cake

This cake was made for a young man who loves Trains and traffic lights in the theme colours of his Birthday party. Vanilla cake with vanilla buttercream

Saturday, 9 November 2013

Dentist Tooth Fairy Cake

Yesterday the I delivered a chocolate and sugar laden cake to a local Dentist clinic who are celebrating their 5th Birthday. The figurines depict the owners/dentists as tooth fairies waving their wands at a worm infested tooth. I think its fair to say my most unusual but fun request for a cake yet!! All handmade by me, the wings are made of edible lace, cake is chocolate mud with Belgian dark chocolate ganache.

Saturday, 2 November 2013

Licence number plate cake

Luke's 21st Birthday cake modelled after his number plate, all handcut from Fondant. Chocolate Mud cake with chocolate ganache

Sunday, 27 October 2013

My Daughter's Peppa Pig cake

Peppa's House and family jumping up and down in Muddy puddles: Today we had a party for our beautiful daughter's 3rd Birthday, its not until 3rd November but we could only get the venue today. She LOVES Peppa Pig and I have had this design in my head for months to make for her party and am pretty happy how it turned out in the end. All decorations handmade by me, cake is French vanilla with pink and purple swirls and white belgian chocolate ganache.

Saturday, 26 October 2013

Tiara Rose Cake

Happy Birthday to my lovely big hearted friend Helen! May your day be filled with sparkles (and bubbles) Enjoy your cake xxx Handmade Tiara and quick fondant roses with edible lace.

Sunday, 20 October 2013

Nike Shoe Cake

This cake was made to match the birthday boy's favourite shoes, all handmade and edible by Jake's Cakes

Oktoberfest Bust cake for Jake's 21st

This week Jake's Cakes made a cake for Jake, well not me but a lovely friend of mine's son turning 21. The cake was made to match the invitation and theme of the party being Oktoberfest. All handmade by Jake's Cakes

Saturday, 19 October 2013

Amelia's Bee Cake

Amelia's Bee Cake: This little girl drew a beautiful picture of what she would like her 6th Birthday cake to be, this is the Jake's Cakes sugar version of her picture. Have a fabulous party Amelia - you now have a cake design named after you. Everything on this cake is edible including the lace