Adelaide Wishes Appliances Online a Very Happy 8th Birthday!


November 22, 2013 by Joanne T Ferguson

Fondant-class-Adelaide-whatsonthelistI LOVE celebrating birthdays in Adelaide!

Today’s event was no exception!

Courtesy of Appliances Online, I was asked to participate in their 8th Birthday Celebration in decorating a cake!
logo-appliancesonlineWHAT did they want me to do?

With no, um, cake decorating “knowledge or experience”, I thought I would give “the challenge”  a go! (Aussie lingo for try)

Thanks to Public Relations Manager Annabelle Page and Public Relations Carla Horvath from Appliances Online for sharing they “heard” through the food grapevine that Joanne aka Joanna aka mickeydownunder aka FANG loves a good party and enjoys celebrating any occasion!

At the Adelaide Chocolate School, Belinda from Metro Designer Cakes by Belinda, gave our group a “crash course” in fondant rolling, fondant coloring and other cake decorating skills  we would all need to finish decorating our beautiful cakes.
how-to-demo-whatsonthelist Demo-how-to-whatsonthelist A VERY big thanks to the sponsors Sunbeam, Breville, Morphy Richards and Tefal.

Each of the cakes represented the sponsors and our groups were asked to be “as Adelaide creative as can be” including specific design features and specifications of our chosen cake as well as to include things that could be used in the particular in or with appliance.
Blender-fondant-class-Adelaide-whatsonthelist Juicer-appliance-fondant-birthday-celebrations-whatsonthelist Fondant-toaster-jpg Toaster-fondant-birthday fondant-appliance Our group consisted of myself, Dee from dbites, Sam from The Smiling Foodie, Emma from More than Churches and Helen from Recycled Interiors.

Helen and I were on “Sunbeam duties,” and decided to “go with the Adelaide creative flow!”

Seeing it is Movember here, I thought I adding a mustache would be fun!

For those not familiar with Movember, during November in Australia, men grow staches (Aussie lingo for mustaches) to raise funds and awareness for prostate and testicular cancer.

Helen’s creativity flowed to including healthy fruits and veggies!
Fondant-healthy-vegetablesA personal thank you to Belinda who helped Helen and I with “our Sunbeam nose” as every time we try to mold the fondant, it always came out looking like a pig nose; not an attractive feature for our finished Sunbeam cake! lol

Appliances Online was founded by John Winning in 2005 “with a laptop, a rented truck, and a 1300 number diverted to a mobile phone.”
Appliances Online now employs over 150 people and is Australia’s largest online retailer of appliances.

Appliances Online see Adelaide as a vibrant and growing market.

Want to take the STRESS out of Christmas shopping?

Appliances Online’s customer support team is available 24/7, 365 days a week to help!

Delivery to most of the Australia’s population is free, with next day delivery to most metropolitan cities.

“What does Appliances Online suggest for Christmas ideas this year?,” I “hear” to you?
I hope about Appliances Online, I have perked your curiosity today!

For gifts under $100.00, Tefal Fresh Express MB810 is a foodie’s dream saving time!

For gifts under $250.00, Breville Juice Fountain Plus Juicer BJE410, Morphy Richards Toaster 22001, and Sunbeam Blender PB7650.

Where’s the stach?

Let’s take a look at what some of the other decorating features and cakes that were created as part of the Adelaide wishes Appliances Online a very Happy 8th Birthday, eh?   
Fondant-toast-whatsonthelist Fondant-fruits-whatsontheolist I want to take a moment to thank my viewers from overseas specifically today and hopefully you are excited WITH me today too!

Is there nothing better than celebrating a birthday and sharing the cake experiences with friends?

As part of Appliances Online’s Birthday Celebrations, not only are there great discounts across all categories, but they are asking people in Adelaide and Australia-wide to bake them a birthday cake that looks like an appliance, download a photo of the cake for a chance to win 1 of 8 Sunbeam Food Processors!
Birthday-sale-logo                                Photo Courtesy of Appliances Online

Thank you again to the sponsors Sunbeam, Breville, Morphy Richards and Tefal as for Appliances Online’s birthday, all participates received a birthday pressie (Aussie lingo for present) to take home!
Birthday-presents-whatsonthelistAUSTRALIAN friends…

Have your ordered or will now consider ordering “easily and conveniently,” “STRESS-FREE” from Appliances Online?

Which cake would YOU pick to wish Appliances Online a Very Happy 8th Birthday?

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Adelaide indeed wished Appliances Online a Very Happy 8th Birthday on the day!

20 thoughts on “Adelaide Wishes Appliances Online a Very Happy 8th Birthday!

  1. Those are some super neat cakes, Joanne! Love the eye for detail =)

  2. Vaishali says:

    Wow, Joanne, these cakes are amazing and so beautifully crafted. Love the blender with the mustache. 🙂

  3. Jennifer says:

    WOW! Those are all amazing! Holy Cow! WOW! Works of ART – for sure!!! Thanks for stopping by, commenting, and welcoming me to In My Kitchen this month! Means a lot!!!!

  4. Love the mustache you added as a tribute to the blender, Joanne. Hard to believe you haven’t been playing with fondant for years… The cakes you and your friends created are truly amazing =)

  5. There is so much talent and creativity here. I just love these cakes and considering you say you have no cake decorating experience, you did so well. I love how you added a moustache! I would love to do a fondant course; even a brief one like you did xx

  6. danapny says:

    Joanne, it looks like such a fun party. BTW we also have ‘Movember’ in the US as well (although it’s new to me personally but I just looked it up). 🙂

  7. Sue says:

    Very cool! Love how they all turned out – you are all very talented! 🙂

  8. Some of those fondant appliances look quite realistic. I love playing with fondant. It’s like adult’s playdough!

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