Describe your style in 5 adjectives.
Romantic, Elegant, Modern, Pretty, Delicious.
What about your business are you most proud of?
I love being part of my couples special day, I have a huge sense of pride seeing the finished wedding cakes set up as a visual centrepiece at their venues ready for when they arrive to celebrate with all their friends and family.
What is your No. 1 wedding planning tip for couples?
Enjoy Every Minute! - from the start of your engagement, the entire journey planning your special day, and especially the main event - your wedding day itself!
What is your favourite personal touch you have seen at a wedding?
So many to choose from! .....but one of my favourite personal touches was one of my couples being Harry Potter fans had a beautiful barn owl as their ring bearer which was also featured on their silhouette 'love story' wedding cake.
Describe your typical process with a couple.
Although not essential, often I will meet with the couple for a consultation, which is a lovely relaxed meeting to discuss their ideas for there wedding cake. This is a perfect opportunity for them to sample a selection of the cake flavours I offer and view my portfolio.
Designs can be created bespoke to the couples individual style, taste and themes or I offer a range of set designs to choose from.
What is your signature cake?
My Chocolate & Baileys Cake - the most popular of my many mouthwatering flavours!
What is the most original creation you have baked for a wedding?
Every wedding cake is unique and personal to each individual couple's style, theme and taste. My most unusual creation was a zombie themed wedding cake!
Describe how you got into making wedding cakes.
From a young age I loved to bake with my mum, I then started my career as a patisserie chef, with a passion for puddings, cakes and all things pretty! I was lucky enough to work with some of the UK’s finest patisserie chefs in some beautiful venues and go on to create Sarah Louise Cakes.