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A crucial part to the art of cake making is the decorating. The final finishing touches to the delicious hard work of baking. There are a number of new cake decorating trends in 2022. From large balloon designs made of chocolate balls, to origami geometric designs, to Asian jelly cakes. This year saw the rise of the wacky and wonderful.

If you’re looking for some cake decorating inspiration to up your cake game, the Show is the perfect place to be. We have a jam-packed Decorating & Sugarcraft Stage full of experts who will be demonstrating their skills and sharing their tips and tricks.

Extreme Cake Maker Molly Robins will be showing off her amazing, cute animal cakes, using her innovative baking mould system. See sugar craft artist Christina Georgiou make her fondant cake toppers and go through her tips and tricks. Why not visit Cake Diva Rosie’s gorgeous Showstopper 2022, where she will be crafting a life size Paddington Bear in memory of the late Queen Elizabeth II.

After feeling inspired from our demonstrations, walk through the hundreds of exhibitor stands, where you will be able to purchase your decorating tools to create the cakes of your dreams. A huge trend this year in the cake decorating sphere has been the use of stencils and intricate designs. For stencils and moulds, see Sugar Vanilla Stencils at stand H35, Sweetstamp at stands F10 and F25, Embossy at stand F74, or Cake Arte Ltd at stand F31. All these exhibitors sell their handmade stencils, moulds, stamps, and other decorating supplies, perfect for all your cake decorating needs.

For already crafted decorations, sugar paste, food colourings and more, see Cake Craft by Charlotte and May at stand E32, where you will be able to buy your accessories. If you’d like a go at it yourself, see The Sugarcraft Contessa at stands C01 and C04 where they not only sell cake decorating accessories, but also hold online classes on how to decorate with buttercream.

This is only a handful of the amazing decorating offers and accessories we have at the Show-if you’re looking to up your decorating game, make sure you head down and see for yourself.