THE Wedding Cake – When Do I Need to Book One? Exactly when do I need to arrange myself a cake maker? Some guides will tell you that 6-9 months is enough to book your wedding cake… now, this might be okay to try if you are marrying ‘out of season’* or mid-week but you need … Continue reading THE Wedding Cake – When Do I Book One?
Venue: Hautbois Hall Nestled in the Norfolk broads Hautbois Hall is a stunning Tudor Manor house dating from 1555. This was my first visit here and I return in 2019 and beyond (yes, already booking into SS2019/20) While Emily & Tom were getting spliced and I was dressing the cake for the after party. Our … Continue reading Wedding Season S1: Ep2 Wedding Cake for E&T
Well phew! The Super Summer Wedding Season for 2018 is nearing it's brow-wiping, feet-upping finish (before sashaying into Autumn and Winter). We have had the massive priviledge of working with some absolutely stonking suppliers throughout 'The Season'. The Season is generally thought to be May - September but let me tell you now... there is … Continue reading Super Wedding Season: S1 Ep1 Holkham Hall
Styled Wedding Shoot: Pentney Abbey Hot, hot, hot for cakes! So, Summer 2018 has been astonishing in the number of weddings we have prettied up with a wedding cake or two. This Summer alone we have been out most weeks with multiple cake deliveries to assorted venues. North Norfolk and beyond has some of the … Continue reading Styled Wedding Shoot: Pentney Abbey
Dark Cake Trends 2016, fashions come and go but when it comes to baking 2016 is all about the dark and mysterious, the rich and decadent. Here are some of our favourites for our little corner of North Norfolk for the up and coming year, it’s darkly fascinating. When you think of cake for weddings, … Continue reading Dark Cake Trends 2016
Pin Party Wedding Season has started in earnest; we’ve already been baking for nuptials across the county. Skimming through Pintrest there are some beautiful and inspiring collections, simple, stunning and timeless. Buns of Fun have a number of weekend dates for 2015 which are rapidly disappearing, if you wait too long you might not get … Continue reading Pin Party
Burns Night 2010 the ingredients for creating my bespoke baking business were weighed and Buns of Fun was conceived. I reached for my apron and brought Buns' into this world fully baked on February 10th 2010. This week I've been having a breather, taking stock of how far we have come with our oven gloves. … Continue reading A Season To Reflect – And To Look Forward..
THIS WEEK we see the introduction of our Botanical shoot on Burnetts Boards at the very elegant Stradsett Hall, a collaborative effort by local wedding industry artists - hand-picked by the ever-so inventive and stylish Penny Baldry. This shoot was so much fun to work on, genuinely working with Penny is always such a liberating … Continue reading Botanical Love