This week is National Cupcake Week (September 17 – 23)! National Cupcake Week is organised by British Baker magazine to celebrate the nation’s fanaticism with this glorious sweet bakery product. The aim of the week is to celebrate the many wonderful recipes and exotic flavours available from bakeries, shops, supermarkets and cafes across the UK. I had an urge to bake some traditional British fairy cakes, so I made these pretty ones! Yum! They’re just vanilla sponge with pink icing on,…

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Last week I decided to get baking, so I made a small batch of vanilla cupcakes with buttercream. I used a special nozzle to try and make the buttercream swirls look like roses, and I used blue fondant icing to make flower and button decorations. They were scruptious! Do you like them?

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So this is my 1000th blog post on Victoria’s Vintage Blog! To celebrate, I thought I would finally use these blog logo cupcake toppers to decorate some delicious cakes I made at the weekend. I also want to take the time to thank you all who read, follow, and comment my blog. You make all the hard work that goes into this page worth it, and I can honestly say I enjoy every minute of it! So thank you ♥

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I made these Hello Kitty fairy cakes for my little nieces 8th birthday party on Saturday 🙂 She doesn’t like any cake (I know right, how are we related?) except for mine. Isn’t that cute? 🙂 She said she loves my cakes and her friends are all going to love them too! I also gave her my Cake Decorating magazine pink cake stand so she could have them set out nicely. I helped out at her birthday party by doing face…

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This ‘Cake Decorating’ magazine was first released about a year ago, with the same free gifts (not sure if it was the same content). I tried so hard to get my hands on a copy but they were flying off the shelves! So I was very glad when I found out that this week they were re-releasing the magazine again with the same freebies, for the same bargain special price. You can read this issue of the magazine online for free…

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Sprinkles, the famous cupcake bakery in Beverly Hills has installed a 24-hour cupcake ATM machine outside their store! Sprinkles was the first cupcake bakery to open in the whole world, and is hugely popular with celebrities.  “This automatic cupcake machine dispenses freshly baked cupcakes, cupcake mixes, apparel and even cupcakes for Fido! In the heart of Beverly Hills nestled between Sprinkles Cupcakes and the brand new Sprinkles Ice Cream, 24 Hour Sprinkles will be continuously restocked day and night with a…

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