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Wedding Do: Find Your Perfect Cake

As a big wedding cake fan, I urge you to choose the perfect cake. When I say perfect, I mean in the sense of picking a confection that “perfectly” matches your style, personality and, of course, your budget. A three-tier

Parisian Wedding Cakes

Anybody tying the knot in Paris? Anybody? Well for those of you even considering Paris a wedding destination, may I suggest that you check out Sugarplum Cake Shop? There’s really only one word to describe their work: oh my! Ok,

Kate & Will–This Cake’s For You

Don’t you love this gorgeous sketch? Lori from the Caketress sent it over to me. Definitely fit for a royal wedding! Here’s what Lori had to say about the sketch:

Sweetest Cake of the Season Part 1

Tomorrow I’ll be posting a wonderful guest blog entry from a local baker. Wait until you see what she’s created for you, it’s simply stunning and super-inspiring. Think red, white and pink. In the meantime, here’s a little snippet of

Current Obsession: Sculpted Cakes

What’s not to love about this cake from Roxycakes? Everything from the cupcake down to the bundt cake is sculpted to look like the real deal.

Bobbette and Belle Open Shop

After years of working from the studio side of the wedding industry, sweets owners Allyson Meredith and Sarah Belle took their business to the next level by opening a retail front.

Sweet of The Day

Now this is what a French macaron tower should look like–fun, sweet and tempting.

Current Obsession: Sweetapolita

Ever seen an asparagus cake before? Neither have I, until I discovered Sweetapolita, an amazingly cute cake company that designs the sweetest of treats. The best part? The owner’s name is Rosie. Just kidding, but in all honestly, Rosie has

Strawberry Cake Anyone?

Looking at this beautiful cake brings out the kid in me and makes me want to lick off the icing with my finger!

Cool Wedding Cake

If you’re a fan of the Cake Boss then you’ll definitely love the incredible work of art that Its My Cake creates.

What A Sweet Idea

Buntings (which are thin cloths used to make flags/streamers) are the latest “it” thing to make their mark in the wedding world.

Celebrity Wedding Cake

Feast your eyes on this gorgeous confection, which was created for David Annable, from ‘Brother and Sisters’, and Odette Yustman’s, from ‘You Again’, wedding.

Mickey Mouse Wedding Cake Anyone?

This cute wedding cake is the perfect example on how couple’s can incorporate their “likes” into a confection, don’t you agree? Found this creative design off of Its My Cake, a talented wedding cake shop located here in Toronto. Love

Crafty Wedding Cakes

To all you Winnipeg brides, if you haven’t found your cake you may want to take a peek at Vanilla Bean Cakes! I cannot say enough good things about this awesome cake shop. Every one of their designs are super-gorgeous

Cutest of Cakes

This has got to be one of the cutest wedding cakes I’ve seen all year–created by LovinSullivanCakes. I love everything about this confection, from the cute bird toppers to the “bee mine” design.

Friday Favourites

I’m loving these romantic floral accessories. Old fashioned lollipops are awesome. A gorgeous ring bearer pillow in the making. Japanese Tape + Seating Cards = AWESOME! Sophisticated. Sweet. A work of art. Can’t get enough of these cakes.

Oh What a Cake!

Photography by Carlo Mendoza. The other day I received a phone call from a bride who was frantically looking for an image of this particular cake which we featured in our Spring + Summer 2010 issue–also our 25th anniversary issue!

Happy Canada Day!

In honour of Canada’s birthday I thought I’d pay homage to this pretty Canadian-inspired wedding cake from Sweet Things. Here’s a brief description behind the makings of this confection: The couple wanted to incorporate their different cultural background into the

The Swoosh

Go ahead and order a plain fondant cake! The Swoosh will take care of the rest. :) This Swoosh consists of mini and large pink cymbidium orchids with some white dendrobium blooms in-between for depth. Since orchids are the hardiest

I’ve got butterflies…

{clockwise from top left: thank-you tag via Polka Dot Design, cupcake wrapper via Estilo Weddings, butterfly bouquet via Icyjewelry’s Shop, cake via The Butterfly Effect} I was inspired by Jenn Sibranti’s (from Hostess with the Mostess) latest collaboration with Polka

Fun Dessert Tables

You know what your bridal shower or wedding needs? A fun dessert table like this gorgeous one from Shauna Younge Dessert Tables. I love her style–it’s fresh and simple. The pink set-up was done with a preppy-chic design in mind

current obsession: one layer cakes

I don’t know about you but I think a one-layered wedding cake can look just as elegant and timeless as a two or three-tier confection, don’t you agree? Especially if you’re having an intimate and small celebration, there’s no need

Eat What You Want Day

{image via Cocoa & Fig} Today is National Eat What You Want Day. So in honour of that, I’m posting a bunch of fun and sugary treats that are yummerific. Definitely think one of these could find a home at

strawberry shortcake alternative

This is such a marvelous idea for those of you that LOVE strawberry shortcake (the cake not the character!). Spotted from Eat Drink Chic–the bride opted to serve fresh strawberries, warm scones, jam and cream in lieu of a traditional

Video of the Week: Wedding Cake Trends 2010

Roseanne talks about creative ways to personalize your wedding cake.