Description:Cakes for all occasions. The company is based in Cheltenham, but delivers to Gloucester, Bristol, Bath, The Midlands and London.
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"Cake Or Death?"
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... initial meeting with Xavier happened not at Contemporary Cake Designs as you might have expected, but rather in the Queen's Hotel, an upmarket establishment in the middle of Cheltenham. Initially assuming he must have some sort of hired premises within the hotel, or at least a formal regular arrangement to meet clients there, we naturally approached the reception desk upon arrival and asked for him. The receptionist looked a little confused, and, after consulting various papers, told us that no one by that name was expected...more
"The Most Dangerous Food Is Wedding Cake" - James Thurber"
For someone with as many control freak tendencies as me, it is perhaps surprising that I didn't transform into a "bridezilla" as many women allegedly do when presented with the task of organising their wedding. But throughout the whole process, there were only three aspects that I was unmovable on - I wasn't being given away, I wasn't going to make a big entrance to the ceremony room, and the cake was going to be chocolate. This last point was crucial. After all, if I was spending the most money I was ever going to spend on a ...
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