Love is in the air!

Love is in the air!

I know some people might feel shelves packed with heart-shaped bits and pieces is all a bit too over-commercialised, but (romantic that I am!) I love Valentine’s Day

Well Hello There 2017

Well Hello There 2017

Phew, that’s the festivities over for another year then. And what a year it’s been! Velvet Fig highlights from 2016 include our relaunch last Summer when we unveiled our new name and a new way of buying cake.

The Icing on the cake

The Icing on the cake

It’s been a busy time here at VelvetFig HQ. I’ve had fun fitting in cake demos between baking and decorating my Christmas Cakes and Festive Fancies.

Spooks and Sparkle

Spooks and Sparkle

It’s a sure sign the Summer holidays are over when you see “Book NOW for Christmas” posters outside restaurants and pubs! I think I even spotted a couple of these “lovely” little reminders before my girls had gone back to school……

Cakes on camera

Cakes on camera

Last month, I talked about the importance of food tasting as good as it looks. But how do you make food look as good as it tastes?

Time for Food & Festivals!

Time for Food & Festivals!

 I’m a foodie. I can’t help it - I love good-looking, great tasting food (as you can probably tell from some of my recent facebook posts)! You know the saying....”you eat with your eyes first”. It’s true though, isn’t it?… 

Welcome to our new site!

Welcome to our new site!

I’m really excited about the launch of our sparkly new website and all the delicious Velvet Fig bakes ahead - I hope you are too! Whilst baking I’ve been thinking about my new brand and how it came about…