Photo Cake to Decorate Yourself
If you want to make your own photo cake, save yourself the time and effort of making an icing cake with this kit that includes one of our sponge cakes, already covered in white icing ready for your picture to go on top. You will also a receive an edible photo decoration of the appropriate size printed with your photo and optional wording.
All you need to do to create a photo cake is put the topper on the cake and add any extra decorations like piping and a ribbon.
Don't want to do it yourself? You can buy a complete photo cake instead and we will deliver the finished cake.
Click here for full Instructions on how to use our Edible Photo decorations.
Our cakes are of the highest quality and taste as good as they look! The light sponge is superb with a moist, soft texture that melts in your mouth.
They are available in two flavours - classic sponge with raspberry jam & buttercream filling, or chocolate sponge with chocolate buttercream.
Choose from two sizes:
- Medium (8 inch) measures 8 x 8 inches (20 x 20 cm) and serves 20 to 30 portions.
- Large (10 inch) measures 10 x 10 inches (25 x 25 cm) and serves 30 to 50 portions.
Of course the number of portions depends on how you cut the cake! Our guide is based on a slice from 2 to 3 inches by one inch.
We use only the best quality ingredients including free range eggs. Because the sponge is completely enclosed in the icing they keep very well. We guarantee they will stay fresh for a minimum of 5 days, but usually they last even longer.They are square in shape, covered in white sugarpaste icing and sit on a thick cake board with piped royal icing shells around the base. For full details please click on the Ingredients & Product Info link above.
Our cakes are made and iced by hand. Whilst we try to make each one as square and as flat as possible, there may be slight variations.
If you are sending this as a gift you can include a personalised gift card after you add it to the basket. You will be asked for the delivery address when you check out.
Why buy from Caketoppers?
We are experts in edible printing with several years experience. We have developed our cakes, cupcakes, icing and edible printing technology to achieve the best possible results. Our custom packaging has been designed and rigorously tested to ensure your order will arrive in perfect condition. Our high standards mean that you can be assured of top quality products together with an efficient, professional service every time. If you have any questions please contact us and our experienced team can give advice on printing your image. Or you may wish to read our FAQ page.
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You can have up to four separate pictures on this item. Let us know if you would like them laid out in a particular order, or we will arrange them as we think best
You can upload your photo or logo when you add this item to the basket, or leave it until after your order is completed. In the basket you can upload any image file including JPG, BMP, GIF or PDF. If you want to send any other type of file, or if you want to send it later then please complete your order and make payment. On the order confirmation screen you will see a link to an upload page where you can then upload, email or post any kind of picture.
Here are a few pointers:
- The better the quality of your original picture is, the better the finished result will be. The actual size of your picture is not important, we will enlarge or reduce it to fit.
- If you send a very small picture then some quality may be lost if it needs to be enlarged. As a general rule, if it prints well on paper then it will print well on icing.
- If you are scanning a photo, usually a resolution of 150dpi works best.
- Black & White photos work just as well as colour.
Orders received by 2 pm Monday to Thursday can be delivered the next working day. Order by 12 noon on a Friday for Saturday delivery.
Delivery costs depend on the item, quantity and service. When you add this item to the basket you can see all the options and charges and choose your delivery date.
You can enter a different delivery address if you are sending an item as a gift, or if you would like it delivered to your workplace.
If nobody is available to accept delivery then the driver might try a neighbour. Otherwise, a card will be left with details of how to arrange redelivery or collection.
You can ask for your order to be left with a neighbour, or tell us about a safe place it can be left.
For delivery to the following locations we can only take orders over the phone. Please contact us for details as surcharges may apply:
- Channel Islands
- Scottish Highlands & Islands and certain Scottish postcodes classed as remote
- Isle of Wight
- Isle of Man
- Isle of Scilly
- Northern Ireland
Deliveries to other remote areas may take an extra day, please check with us first if you are unsure.
Any questions? Just give us a call or send an email. You can see the details at the top of this page.
You can also arrange to collect this item from our Farnham premises and you will see this option in the basket.
For full details please see the Delivery Page