Tutorial & Masterclass updates
I really hope everyone is enjoying their new tools, don't worry if you haven't used them yet. It takes time to get used to new equipment and is... Read more
One final thanks!
I wanted to write down one more big thanks to each and everyone in supporting this project, being patient with me during some very difficult months and then... Read more
The day has finally arrived!!
If you follow me on Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/ModellingTools/) or Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/cakedutchess_tools/) you might have already seen my latest update,
But for everyone else! They are here! All your tools are actually... Read more
We're just waiting for the courier!!
Soooooooooo, at the moment we are waiting for the courier who is delivering the last batch of tools, then on to packing and shipping (bare with us the list is... Read more
A little birdie...
...Told me that we can start shipping all the remaining rewards to everyone, who is still waiting, in about 2 weeks!
I will be so happy when everyone has... Read more
About the email
Receiving some messages about the email I send out, if you didn't receive this one your parcel hasn't been shipped with 'World Parcel'.
Yours will be shipped with a more... Read more
140 down about 300 more to go
Pleased to tell you that so far about 140 sets have gone to their new owners and already received so much lovely feedback from them. "They are worth... Read more
A heartfelt message from me to you
First of all, I hope you are having a lovely Sunday so far!! Hope you don't mind but I just need to write something off my chest.
This... Read more
Some parcel trouble..
I feel I need to let you know we're experience some trouble with shipping some of the tools and I'm really hoping this will be solved soon.
To... Read more
Soooo.. What's happening behind the scenes right now?
As you perhaps know I'm actually a really small business, I work from home where I'm also a mum of two young boys.
Because of my husbands work we're currently... Read more
You might wonder.. When will my parcel come?
I just wanted to give a quick update on the shipping process. Some people have started to receive their parcels and it might leave you wondering when will... Read more
Let the Cake Tool revolution begin!
Back with a new update, just got back from the Cake & Bake show in Essen Germany where the finishedtools were demonstrated for the first time! What... Read more
These are ready to go to their new owners!
This Thursday I will fly to the Netherlands to collect the very first 50 sets of tools at Studio Mango! I can't believe that we finally got here.
Again,... Read more
One last hurdle
Super excited to tell you that next week I'm receiving the first 50 sets of the modelling tools! :)
The last hurdle of this project is that the folding of... Read more
Nearly there! Check your messages
Hope you had a lovely weekend.
First of all, to the 50 backers who have pledged for the Masterclass Pack, please check your messages as I'm setting up... Read more
* Important * Please read - About the survey & address changes
Because I'm a bit overwhelmed with questions about your addresses I have asked Kickstarter how you can check and change your address.
Below their response, please read carefully... Read more
I'm receiving a lot of messages from people who can't change their address. This should be enabled perhaps so perhaps this FAQ can help you:
How to change your address... Read more
Check your address as we are going to be shipping soon!
Ok guys, I think I have kept you waiting long enough! ;)
I have good hope that the tools will be finished this very month.
**IT IS REALLY IMPORTANT THAT... Read more
I know I have been pretty quiet the last few weeks but let's say it's the 'calm before the storm' ;)
The samples of the packaging have been... Read more
The making of ...
How is everyone? Same as you I'm very anticipated in receiving the tools but it's also extremely exiting to see how they are made!
So both of the... Read more
And now we wait... :)
I am pleased to let you know that this first production run now has been placed and fully paid for. Of course this wouldn't be possible with the... Read more
All good things are worth waiting for!
I've finally received news for a new planning about the production!
It's not the news I have hoped for as it's again taking longer than I was expecting... Read more
Good news! We're speeding up!
Before you jump out of your seat ;)
Unfortunately the tools still won't arrive before Christmas but we did manage to solve all the things that were causing this delay!... Read more
Download your Christmas Card!
Thanks again for being so patient with me. I so wanted to have the tools ready and shipped before Christmas but that is going to be impossible unfortunately. ... Read more
Christmas is approaching...
And I promised to ship out the tools before Christmas but at the start of a project like this you have everything planned out and then delays happen.
All of... Read more
Perfection has to do with the end product, but excellence has to do with the process
"Perfection has to do with the end product, but excellence has to do with the process"
I thought this quote fits perfect with our situation at the moment.... Read more
Update and Cake International
Just a quick little update how we are doing!
High quality 3D prints are ordered so we can finalise the coloured grip component. These will arrive next week.... Read more
Satin Polish and what happens next..
Here with a promised update. I've just been sent photo's of the tools with a satin polish and this looks soooo much better! :)
So these samples are... Read more
Take a look at the first samples!
As promised, we received photo's of the first metal samples this week!
On the left is the unpolished version as it comes out of the mould, on the... Read more
First samples in September
How are you doing? Hope you had / have a great holiday! Here is the first day of school so I finally have some more time to write... Read more
We're getting started!
Kickstarter transferred the funds to my account which means we are getting started! I'm beyond excited.
With the funds I've just paid the first invoice to develop the... Read more
Just a little update!
I thought I just do a little update on how things are going.
Right now I'm waiting till Kickstarter transfers the funds to my account, I expect this... Read more
WE DID IT!!
I'm still buzzing that we actually did it, what an exciting campaign it has been!
The last 2 days of the campaign is when it really exploded and we even... Read more
TIME TO PARTY!!
I can't believe it, we have made the goal!!!
First of all big massive thanks and hugs for making this happen, I'm so excited that I could probably run a... Read more
50 hours to go and 7%
One thing I know for sure is that nothing is certain!
One moment you believe that you are not going to make it and the other moment something happens, someone... Read more
Exciting times as we enter the final 4 days of this Kickstarter.
Behind the scenes I have been busy to find a way to make sure this campaign is going... Read more
How exciting that we just reached the €20.000 milestone!!
As we are getting closer to the funding goal, we're also getting closer to the deadline and I hate to say... Read more
Going a bit slooooowww but there is still time!
So I have been abroad for a couple of days and wasn't able to do a lot of promoting on social media.
Immediately I could see that pledges... Read more
We're on our way to half way!
With an amazing Shop Keepers pledge from Fabricake Sugarcraft today we raced past the next milestone!
Meanwhile pledges from all over the world trickle in and we're still on track... Read more
We are doing great... but...
We are about to see our project being 30% funded, with 26 days to go that is a pretty good score!!
But I feel a lot of... Read more
New Reward! You and a Friend.
Because I noticed a lot of people are struggling with the shipping costs (or not having their own credit card) I have added a new reward!
2 sets of tools... Read more
Yes! The first Milestone!
So excited that we have reached the first Milestone of €5000 within 24 hours!
That is 17% of the total budget.
Now we have to keep up this pace, please... Read more