What is your most memorable wedding?
Every wedding is special to Yvonne as each cake is made with the bride and groom at the forefront of our business.
Describe your style in 5 adjectives.
Yvonne loves to sit with the bride and groom to ensure that that their special cake is part of the wider celebration of the day, is a lasting memory. Cutting the cake is a tradition that prides herself in ensuring that no one goes home without that special picture.
What about your business are you most proud of?
That Yvonne always puts the customers needs first although a designer the bride and groom come first.
What is your No. 1 wedding planning tip for couples?
To fall in love with the person you married everyday
With regards to your cake taste the cake, select a style, size It up, price It up get the facts on coverings, Consider the Weather, take notes It's All in the details, encourage cake collaboration, get the groom Involved, get It on display, have a memorable topper, and finally get it delivered and set up.
What is your favourite personal touch you have seen at a wedding?
Many of our brides and grooms are met by chance though an advert in a magazine a wedding fair but our best way to meet is though recommendation. To have the privilege of been able to make the cake then set it up but then to get invited to the wedding just so the cake maker gets to cut the cake for the happy couples guests.
Describe your typical process with a couple.
Yvonne always ensures that She give as much time to choosing at time convenient to the bride and groom so that our question and answer process is explored and the couple are happy with all aspects of their cake choice.
What is your signature cake?
Yvonne's wish is that every cake has the bride's signature on it but if and when she gets the opportunity loves making sugar flowers to adorn the cake.
What is the most original creation you have baked for a wedding?
9 tier cake that 1400 sugar flowered roses on
Describe how you got into making wedding cakes.
As a little girl I used to watch my auntie bake and decorate cakes and gained the same passion for the beauty within a cake as she did so you have her to thank for my dedication passion and attention to detail.
What would be your show stopper in the Great British Bake Off?
Tiered cake that had lots of sugar flowers cascading from top to bottom