Sunday, January 22, 2012
We can't tell you how thrilled we are that Choccywoccydoodah gave us a unique interview into their wild and wonderful world of chocolate!
For those of you who either a) aren't chocoholics or b) have been living under a rock somewhere let us explain a little about this amazingly talented company before we share with you are interivew with the team....
Choccywoccydoodah are a dedicated team of artists, designers and chocolatiers who specialise in creating decadent, bespoke wedding cakes, chocolate birthday cakes and unique chocolate gifts. They are sooooo much more than your usual cake shop. All of their cakes are made by hand and are covered in the most creative chocolate creations to tantalise your taste buds and your eyes....
What is company name?
We are called choccywoccydoodah.
What is your line of business?
Choccywoccydoodah is an art and design focused chocolaterie based in the bohemian city of Brighton ...
How and why the company begin?
It began when the two Christine’s decided that if they had to have keys to a shop it would have to be a chocolate shop.
Why do brides come to you?
So that we can create the cake of their dreams for their special day, paired with impeccable customer service and a healthy helping of fairy dust.
What is your favourite design and why?
Our towering six tier cake called “All You Need Is Love”, because it is very colourful and brings a smile to everyone’s faces, as well as being the truest thing ever said..
What is the most popular item you supply and why?
Our towering six tier cake called “All You Need Is Love”, probably for the very same reasons mentioned above.
Where do you get your inspiration from?
All over the world, Gaudi to Caravaggio, Hockney to Lowry.
What is in store for you in 2012?
Hopefully we will have a London store very soon which we are delighted about. We are also looking forward to Valentine’s Day (the season of love), whenever there’s love, chocolate follows. There is also the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee, and of course weddings, summer weddings, winter weddings, alternative weddings, weddings abroad, anti-weddings etc etc. Easter is well underway, of epic proportion, of course! Finally, Christmas, It’s looking quite busy for us this year.
Who would be your dream client, and what sort of design would you envisage for them?
We love all our customer, we adore turning their dreams into chocolate and cake reality.
What would be your top tips for brides when searching for a supplier in your industry?
The best tip we can give any brides when searching for a cake supplier is to stop their search immediately and come to us!
Where are you based and where can you supply?
Our shop and café are based in Brighton, in the heart of the historic Lanes, but customers can order most of our products online in the UK. A selected line can be shipped to Europe too. For countries with tough food importing laws, we have a lovely collection of non-food items, such as T-shirts, tote bags and Branded bracelets available on mail order.
How can I get in touch to discuss my requirements or place an order?
Simply email us on firstname.lastname@example.org or call the shop directly to speak to one of our lovely staff on 01273 329462 who will be more than happy to book you in for one of our free consultation. Little word of warning though, it involves having to eat cake.