The Sweet Painted Lady

She’s a stickler for old fashioned style and manners, the Sweet Painted Lady was next in line for her custom cake this week and I had so much fun coming up with something that represented her. Melanie Freeman is the Sweet Painted Lady – she’s a hair stylist and make up artist …

MissCreep Cake

‘The Creep Cake’ was initially going to be covered in all sorts of bright, colourful candies…. but I thought I would try something a little bit different. When I think of MissCreep Cake, I think  of watermelons, ice cream, pop art, hearts and bows. I wanted to make a cake …

Pinup Boot Camp 2014 – My Experience

Pinup Boot Camp 2014 - My Experience - Miss Charlotte Cake

Armed with Hairspray and Red Lippy!  I had the pleasure of getting one of the first spaces at the much anticipated Pin up Boot camp which was held last Sunday at Grey Lynn Community Centre. It proved to be a fantastic and knowledge filled Sunday and I left feeling completely …

The Only Vegan Chocolate Cake Recipe You’ll Ever Need

Vegan Chocolate Cake - Miss Charlotte Cake

I’m just going to start off by saying this vegan chocolate cake is my absolute go-to now for chocolate cake or cupcake recipes.  I’m in the process of getting a custom corset made by the ever so clever Ivy D’Auton of Asphyxia Couture who lovingly passed on her vegan chocolate cake recipe …

Raw, Vegan and GF Carrot Cake

Raw, Vegan and Gluten Free Carrot Cake - Miss Charlotte Cake

I have always stuck by my guns when it comes to my style of baking and kitchen motto of ‘Full Fat, Full Sugar’. However, I was challenged last weekend when it came time for the Mirror, Mirror Body Confidence seminar I attended put together by Miss Victory Violet and Rita Sue. It was …

Al’s Deli

I had an amazing opportunity to go in to my favourite eatery ‘Al’s Deli’ to help with some of the food preparation. I turned up at 6.30 am and began rolling some of the most delicious smelling bagels I have had the pleasure of sniffing. You may not realise but Bagel dough …

Pinup Calendar Launch

This post is all about the incredible opportunity I had earlier this year to be a part of a Pinup Calendar, Miss December. On Friday 1st August we made the trip down to Hamilton to celebrate the launch of the Classics Museum Pinup Calender 2015. We had an amazing night at the …

Aloha 1950 Event

I wanted to do a write up on this weekends big event by The Rock n Roll Circus – ‘Aloha 1950’. It was a fantastic night full of burlesque, cabaret, pineapples and coconuts! This is the second show I have been too by these guys and they really do a fantastic job creating …