Final week we had absolutely the pleasure of delivering this beautiful cake to our shopper in Mayfair. For his or her personal engagement celebration at their dwelling. We’re commissioned for plenty of luxurious celebration desserts in Mayfair and this was potential our favorite for 2023 thus far.
The design transient was very particular and we got the color palette for contemporary florals, which had been to be equipped by Mayfair florist Neill Strain. We had been requested to match the colors of the contemporary florals and to additionally embrace a handcrafted reproduction of the shoppers crest. The crest had been particularly designed for the engagement. The shopper had beforehand seen our very ornate designs and wished us to create one thing related however, personalised to their specification. Oh, and we solely had 3 days. Sure, simply three days!
Luxurious celebration desserts in Mayfair do usually include a aspect order of ‘final minute’ and this was definitely no exception. We solely make our sugar flowers to order and thus we don’t really preserve any in inventory. We really used to a small inventory of sugar flowers, however as our ordesr have grow to be extra bespoke, there may be simply no telling what’s going to be required from week to week and thus each single flower and petal is made to order. So, as you may think about, this was fairly a tall order – actually.!
We pleasure ourselves on absolute perfection. So, whether or not now we have three days or three weeks, our desserts must be completely good. We’ve a implausible workforce of sugar artists and on this fee we labored day and night time to finish in such a short while body. There have been over 200 sugar flowers and blossoms and, as you may see, these adorned a 6 tier cake. A cake which additionally included superbly hand piped ornament and a few beautiful element in Royal icing.
As with a lot of our luxurious celebration desserts in Mayfair, this cake was being delivered to a personal residence. Discretion could be very a lot a part of our job and we’re very used to liaising with our shoppers PA’s or housekeepers to rearrange supply at a mutually handy time.
Very happy to say that our shopper was completely delighted with our work. After three days of essentially the most intense turnaround, it was an actual aid to see how thrilled madam.
We very a lot sit up for the marriage cake!