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12 Gifts Cake Decorators Want This Xmas

Posted December 3, 2015 by Squires Kitchen Shop
We can’t believe it’s almost Christmas already! To help with those all-important presents we’ve taken the legwork out of your Christmas shopping and put together a collection of the best sugarcraft gifts for your cake-decorating chum, baking bestie, or maybe even yourself.
new Smeg stand mixer Christmas gift
The stunning yet powerful mixer

Treat someone you love to a stunning piece of kitchenware for ultimate brownie points. The iconic Smeg stand mixers make a style statement and offer outstanding performance. The colours even match the rest of Smeg’s appliances so you can be sure your gift will coordinate with their kitchen.

The Art of Sugarcraft book Christmas gift
The ultimate reference book

Whether your mum is a keen cake maker or your brother is a budding baker, The Art of Sugarcraft will teach them everything they need to know, from basic recipes to masterclasses in sugarcraft.

24 Paste Food Colour Kit gift
The comprehensive food colour set

Invaluable for any cake decorator, Squires Kitchen’s Professional Food Colour Kits contain 24 of the most popular colours in a portable briefcase-style container.

Pipe and decorate sugarcraft kit Christmas gift
The piping skills kit

Piping is an essential skill for cake decorators at all levels. Discover how easy it is to pipe impressive flowers with the Pipe and Decorate Iced Flowers Kit. The kit includes a professional royal icing mix, food colours, piping bags, piping nozzles, a flower nail, a paintbrush, cupcake cases and Squires Kitchen’s Guide to More Iced Flowers by expert tutor, Ceri DD Griffiths.

Squires Kitchen airbrush kit Christmas gift
The next generation airbrush

Airbrushing is a great way to achieve subtle colour and shading on cakes. Squires Kitchen’s new, powerful airbrush kit makes the perfect gift for a cake-decorating enthusiast and is even available in silver!

Stylish apron Christmas gift
The stylish apron

All cake makers know it’s easy to end up with as much flour on yourself as in the cake! This practical yet stylish vintage-inspired apron will keep a lucky loved one fabulous and flour-free for 2016.

Sugar modelling kit Christmas gift
The sugar modelling kit

For those who are just starting out with sugarcraft, the Sugar Animals Modelling Kit contains food colours, Sugar Dough and even the bestselling Squires Kitchen’s Guide to Making Sugar Animals. They’ll have everything they need to get modelling and can have fun making all sorts of critters from dogs to dinosaurs.

Chocolate kit Christmas gift
The chocolate skills kit

A great starter set for budding chocolatiers, the Make & Decorate Chocolate Kit comes in an elegant gift box and contains everything they’ll need to create impressive chocolate decorations. With a beginners’ guide book by Mark Tilling included in the kit they’ll be a Master Chocolatier in no time.

Cakes Sugarcraft magazine Christmas gift subscription
The gift subscription

A subscription to Cakes & Sugarcraft magazine will help them keep up with the latest cake-decorating trends and techniques all year round. It’s the gift that keeps on giving with six brand new issues delivered throughout the year.

Cookie decorating kit Christmas gift
The ultimate cookie decorating kit

With the Ice & Decorate Cookie Kit it’s easy to turn family favourite recipes into beautifully decorated biscuits. The set includes cookie cutters and a simple mix for making cookie icing – great for anyone who’s learning to pipe and flood cookies. There’s even isomalt for creating a stained-glass effect as well as full instructions to get started.

Squires Kitchen voucher Christmas gift
The gift of choice

Let your loved one choose exactly what they want from Squires Kitchen Shop's extensive collection of cake decorating supplies. Gift vouchers are available in £5, £10, £20 and £50 denominations and can be spent in the Farnham store, redeemed by phone, or put towards a course at Squires Kitchen International School.

Squires Kitchen International School of Cake Decorating Sugarcraft course Christmas gift
The confidence to create

Give someone an unforgettable experience in 2016 by booking them a course at Squires Kitchen International School. The expert tutors teach a wide range of subjects from beautiful baking to royal icing, and everything in between, on courses ranging from one to six days.