Emily ♥ Hankins

Bespoke, hand painted wedding cakes from the heart of Cornwall

Vintage Wedding Fayre at the Carbis Bay Hotel, Sunday 16th February

Vintage Wedding Fayre at the Carbis Bay Hotel, Sunday 16th February

Posted by on Jan 11, 2014 Blog

Really looking forward to exhibiting my work and meeting all of the other vintage wedding suppliers at the Carbis Bay Hotel on the 16th of February. Organised by the lovely ‘Super Duper Vintage’ who, not only plan fantastic vintage themed events but also offer all sorts of pretty things to hire! I look forward to seeing you...

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Another recent commision…

Another recent commision…

Posted by on Jan 11, 2014 Blog

A little bit different to my usual style but lots of fun to create, this cake was commissioned by Elle from Inspire Hire for a photo shoot at the rather lovely Escot Park in Devon. Elle had styled a magical ‘Enchanted Woodland’ themed shoot in jewel colours complete with a stunning hand made dip dyed wedding dress. The cake followed the dip...

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Hand painted Vintage Christmas cookies

Hand painted Vintage Christmas cookies

Posted by on Jan 11, 2014 Blog

I do hope you all had a wonderful Christmas! I just thought I would share with you these little hand painted vintage Christmas cookies that I made as gifts this year for my family and friends. I love to give something handmade at Christmas, hand made edibles are perfect as they don’t need to be displayed on a shelf for the rest of the year just...

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Wedding of Krissy and Richard

Wedding of Krissy and Richard

Posted by on Jan 11, 2014 Blog

Krissy contacted me after seeing some of my work  in WED Magazine. She and her fiancé wanted a 2 tier version of a 3 tier cake that I had previously made, tweaking it slightly to fit with their colour scheme of sage green and pinks. Krissy had been carefully collecting vintage teasets and crockery to style her tables and wanted one of my hand crafted...

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