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I LOVE these modern geometric cake and cookie designs from LA based MODERN BITES.  Not only are their cakes and cookies delicious but so is their gift packaging.  If Pearl and Earl was a cake, it would probably look something like this.  With patterns ideas lifted from the 70’s and a clever use of printed, flooded […]
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As my alterego Pearl and Earl… I am a creator and curator of chic celebrations… but when this one landed in my inbox, my crafty half was simply mad for the Handmade Countryside Wedding of Elaine & Drew.  But in particular their cross stitch initial wedding cake, in delicious turquoise, red and white…  and the […]
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This weekend we had 2 street parties and one of them had a JUBILEE BAKE OFF .. as you may know I love a baking challenge.. and the children were in full on competitive spirit. So we put our heads together – and decided on a red, white and blue sponge layered cake..  with a […]
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I do rather like the blog of anna and blue paperie..  but I totally loved it after this wonderfull DIY photo chart on how to make a full spectrum of frosting colours for your cake. Genius!   The pictures are duly printed and in my recipe folder
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…  more crafty cookies!  Yes I thought I would also share this patchwork quilt also baked by Sugar and Meringue.  Who like all their projects give you full instructions and recipes (but sadly not the skill or steady hand!) I think the Granny Square ones are still my favourite
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