Handbag Essentials For Every Dame

My Handbag Essentials - Miss Charlotte Cake

The contents of a woman’s handbag is often a layered and in my case, organised mess of contraptions to make everyday life easier. I thought I would share my handbag essentials which ensure I have everything I need in one place.  I often have bits of paper, receipts, pens, snack …

Winter Garden Pavilion – High Tea Review

Winter Garden Pavilion High Tea Review Auckland - Miss Charlotte Cake

There’s nothing better than heading out for a relaxing high tea with friends on a crisp wintery Sunday morning – it was the earliest I’ve ever done a high tea review but I was excited about checking out the Winder Garden Pavilion. It’s in the heart of the Domain, which is …

Decorating Cakes with Edible Flowers & She Loves Blooms

Decorating Cakes with Edible Flowers - Miss Charlotte Cake

Edible flowers!  Not only are they pretty to look at, but some of them taste really delicious. I wanted to write a post about using flowers in cake decorating. To help me with this blog post, I asked the lovely Yvette at She Loves Blooms if she wouldn’t mind contributing. I wanted to know her ideas around …

Rare Tea’s Collection – Perfumes by Jo Malone London

Your signature scent should be something that makes you feel like you could conquer the world and that’s exactly how I felt when I walked out of Jo Malone London’s flagship boutique at Britomart. The aromatic experience began with my friends and I being shown the complete Rare Teas Collection …

Things To Do Under Your Vintage Hooded Dryer

Miss Charlotte Cake - Vintage Hair Hooded Dryer

Here are some simple ideas for things to do under your vintage hooded dryer: Watch a scary film (or catch up on Orange is The New Black!) Read that book you’ve been meaning to get round too Knitting or Crocheting that unfinished project Scroll through your social media feeds – commenting …