Welcome to Derbyshire Cakes

makers of exquisite cakes located in Oakwood, Derby...

What We Do

We specialise in Celebration and wedding cakes, cupcakes and favours......
Derbyshire Cakes have been supplying quality cakes for over 5 years now to both local and national clients. We will work with you to design a beautiful cake for your occasion whether it is a wedding, anniversary, christening or birthday we hope our cakes will make your special day even more amazing....


personal consultation and design service (day, evening or weekend).

Call Us

and arrange an appointment.

We provide

a friendly, personal service.

High Level

of customer care

for your perfect cake.

A few of our clients:

Professional hand made cakes..

With a personal touch !

  • Size and shape choice...
  • Flavour choice...
  • Telephone consultation...
  • One to one consultation...
  • Friendly, family run business...
  • 5000 Facebook followers...


Our most popular flavours are:-

  • Vanilla...
  • Lemon...
  • Chocolate...
  • Chocolate Orange...
  • other flavours are available on request...


Years creating quality cakes


Blocks of icing


Facebook Followers


Late night finish

Our Gallery

A selection of our better and latest cakes, please check our facebook page for our full library.

Sunday Dinner


Beautiful Wedding

Jurassic Birthday

Spiderman 3D



Pizza Party


It's a Girl

Disney Print

Flower Wedding


Frozen print


Personal Birthday

Custom Print



Little Mix

1st Birthday

Easter Nests

Custom Print


Birthday Lizard


3D Car


Tea Party


Christmas Flake

Potter Book

40th Bling

Boys Christening

Birthday Boy

Harry Potter

Fairy Dust

Baby Birthday

Baby Birthday

Choc Orange

Star Girls

Breakfast Cake


Princess Cupcakes

Mickey & Minnie

Naked Cake


Simple Birthday


Sleeping Beauty


Classy Wedding


Lego Head

Driving America



Wedding Cupcakes

Wedding Cupcakes


Food drip

Caramel Drip

Boxing Birthday

Do you require an edible print for a home made cake ?


  • Our print business started by providing Derbyshire Cakes with their edible prints.
  • We now supply edible prints with ANY design choice throughout the UK !
  • Feel free to contact Mark on 07498671771 or email info@ediblecakeprints.co.uk for a PRINT on edible icing paper !
  • Available for FREE delivery or collection.

"How am I supposed to shape this cake into Poo Bear ?"

Nicola Russell


Pricing varies on individual cake designs based on sizing, shape, flavours etc. Please view our starting prices here.


Any Print Image

Edible Icing


Feeds 20-25 portions

Chocolate, Lemon

or Vanilla

we print any image

Cup Cakes



12 cupcakes

iced or

edible prints

Regular Cakes

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Round cakes

Square cakes


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Clients Testimonials

"Thank you for my lovely cake. Everyone enjoyed it and still got some left. Would definately recommend this lady if you ever want a cake. No complaints what so ever."
- Holly Wright

"I'd just like to say thank you for my sons fantastic birthday cake! It when down a treat with everyone! Great service and highly recommended! xx"
- Gemma Barlow

"Absolutely brilliant cake and tasted lush too!!! £20 well spent (and got 30 servings out of it!!!). Massive thank you also for coming to the rescue when my little monkey destroyed the top and you fixed it same day!!!! Highly recommend! Xxx."
- Lindsay Sims-Wade

"Every cake I have you surpass the last, and I love the fact I can give you a theme and trust you to just do your thing."
- Tracy (Long Eaton)

Creating the best possible cake for your occasion !

About us

Nicola is now making cakes nationally. Starting from her kitchen back in 2009 she was encouraged by friends and family to start a small, pocket money making venture after choosing to become a full time Mummy. Becomming popular on Facebook enabled the small venture to grow each year and now Derbyshire Cakes, with Nicola at the heart of everything has become the number ONE go to cake makers in the East Midlands.

CATERING For every budget

From wedding cakes into the hundreds of pounds to a half dozen box of cupcakes, Derbyshire Cakes will work to your budget.

4978 Facebook Followers

Facebook was a great way of starting the business and we continue to work hard building an online following.
Even if you are just interested in keeping up with our designs, please add us and spread the word.

Googles front page

We are extremely proud of our front page listing on search engine giant GOOGLE.
We work hard to keep our website updated with the latest creations, offers and contact information. Our clients and customers are the reason we have acheived so much !

ONE on ONE consultancy

Nicola is extremely approachable and reliable, she works until late everyday making peoples cakes the only way she knows how. 100% commitment from the first email or phone call to handing over the cake !

Delivering locally and not so locally

Where we can, we will deliver your cake any day of the week between 8am and 2pm...
There is a small charge for delivery in and around the Derby area and Nicola will gladly sort out the drop off details and times if this doesn't fit in with our usual driver.
Charges out of Derby apply and will you will be informed of the fee upon consultation. We do try to keep the cost as low as possible so don't panic if you aren't a neighbour !

Team Work

A family run business is just that, Nicola is the heartbeat and has a small team around her.

Delivery Map

Delivery Map

Contact us

For any information you require please get in touch!

Email us

Contact us

Nicola Russell

Address: 1 Bardsey Court, Oakwood, Derby. DE21 2TB

Phone: 07498 671777

Email: info@derbyshirecakes.com