A Vintage Silver Gown by Colin Cole

A Vintage Silver Gown by Colin Cole - Miss Charlotte Cake

I recently borrowed my friend Natalie’s (Miss Lorelei Louise) silver Colin Cole gown which was an absolute dream to wear. I’m currently saving for my big United States holiday next year which means being wise with my money. I kindly asked Nat if I could pop round and borrow an item …

Macarons & Macaroons – Part Two

Macarons vs. Macaroons - Part Two - Miss Charlotte Cake

As a baker, it can get a little tedious having to explain the difference between ‘macarons’ & ‘macaroons’. Macaroon pronounced – ‘mac-a-roon’  Two completely different biscuits as such, with a very similar name (only one extra ‘o’). If you type ‘Macaroon’ into Google – it even asks if you meant to …

Primus Hotel – High Tea Review

Primus Hotel - High Tea Review - Sydney - Miss Charlotte Cake

Primus Hotel Sydney was an absolute dream to stay at, from the moment we walked into the grand hotel lobby and saw the pillars… we knew we had picked the right place. The Art deco, 1930’s heritage building was restored and transformed into the beautiful Primus Hotel only last year …

Strip Strip Hooray

Strip Strip Hooray Dita Von Teese Burlesque Show - Miss Charlotte Cake

When I knew Dita von Teese was bringing her Strip Strip Hooray show to Australia I didn’t think twice about booking flights to get my booty over there. There was no way I was missing the queen do her thang onstage while she was so close to New Zealand. I …

Macarons & Macaroons – Part One

Macarons & Macaroons - Miss Charlotte Cake

As a baker, it can get a little tedious having to explain the difference and pronunciation between ‘macarons’ & macaroons’. Macaron pronounced – ‘mac-a-ron’ As a baker, it can get a little tedious having to explain the difference and pronunciation between a ‘macaron’ and a macaroon’. Two completely different biscuits …

Brown Butter Frosting Recipe

Brown Butter Frosting Recipe - Miss Charlotte Cake

If you haven’t tried this Brown Butter Frosting Recipe then you haven’t really lived…  Now, brown butter on its own can be used in absolutely anything (savoury or sweet) to add a deeper, rich and nutty taste. I’ve used brown butter in cookies and cake recipes before and it’s so delicious. …