In Winnipeg, couples who crave a cake the size of a small human that’s positively dripping in bling have been enlisting Nina Notaro from Wellington Avenue’s Cake Studio. She runs the by-appointment studio with her husband, David Latour, and together they’ve amassed over 20,000 Instagram followers who are obsessed with their jaw-dropping creations—like this five-tiered textured watercolour piece or this ikebana-inspired concrete cake. For weddings, Nina works super-closely with couples to come up with their ideal design (and flavour, of course), whether it’s a sporty beer cooler, vintage saddle box or trendy succulent-topped marble-and-gold creation. Couples get a free consultation and tasting before having to make any commitment.
1483 Wellington Ave., 204-775-9378, cakestudio.ca