Sharing the secrets, how to use Fmm tappits.

You’re a very kind bunch and often say nice things about my cakes, particularly the lettering I use so I’m going to let you into a little secret! I use cutters called Tappits by Fmm. (You can get cheaper copies from various auction sites but honestly,...

Big Top Circus Cake

I wonder what’s inside the big top? Clowns, acrobats, tightrope walkers, trapeze artists? Or maybe its a delicious vanilla sponge with oodles of yummy buttercream and raspberry jam! This was a lot of fun to make and with the exception of the flagpoles and...

Wedding cake tasters!

I LOVE a good wedding and I really love wedding cake! Eating cake, talking about cake, designing cake (you get the idea) Wedding consultations are definitely the most enjoyable part of my job. I get to hear about all the beautiful things the bride and groom have...

1967 VW Beetle 3D Car Cake

I love making 3D birthday cakes and making this Beetle cake took me back to my teens when I was a VW fanatic. Little did I know that the car my parents very generously bought me would take us over 6 months to restore….. my 17th birthday present was a trolley...

Peter Rabbit Christening Cake

I was delighted when I was asked to design this Peter Rabbit Christening Cake. Beatrix Potter’s beautiful stories hold many fond childhood memories for me. I’ve thoroughly enjoyed researching the characters, spending many happy hours reading the books to...

Vintage lace, pearls and roses

So you’ve found the perfect dress, written (and re written) the guest list, designed the invites and chosen your flowers. Now your sights are set on deciding upon your wedding cake, but what design to go for and how will it fit with your plans? Romantic styling...

Naked Wedding?

Hello from gloriously sunny Norfolk! Wouldn’t it be a fabulous day to be getting married?  I’m so excited that wedding season is just around the corner! I recently exhibited my cakes at Hunters Hall Wedding Fayre. I took several different cakes to exhibit...

Wedding Fayre!

Exciting times at the Cakery as I’m about to venture into the world of Wedding Fayres! My head is spinning as final preparations take place this week…..the kitchen is covered in edible glitter, lace, pearls, sprinkles and sugar paste flowers. My first...

Twin Cakes

Would you want to share your birthday cake with a sibling? Me neither! I was thrilled when I was asked to design a cake for twin boys celebrating their third birthday…but they wanted a cake each…and both had to be Thomas the Tank Engine, so this is the...

The face behind the cakes!

Hi! This is me, Amber. I’m chief baker, designer, decorator, pot washer, administrator and delivery driver at Little A’s Cakery. If I’m looking slightly uncomfortable in front the of the camera it’s because I find creating cakes far more...