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18 Different Ways to Make Your Wedding Cupcakes Prettier

Serving up cupcakes in lieu of a wedding cake? Or, using these petite treats as guest favours? Whichever way you dole them out, there’s plenty of ways to amp up the prettiness on these goodies than just your typical swirled
Fall Favourites: 10 Desserts Every Sweet Table Should Have

Fall Favourites: 10 Desserts Every Sweet Table Should Have

Fall is one of our favourite seasons, and not just for the fashion, but for all the hearty meals and delicious seasonal fruits–apples, pies, figs, to name a few. For those of you tying the knot during the autumnal months,

Nicole Richie’s 30th Birthday Cake Looks Like A Wedding Cake

Last night Nicole Richie celebrated the big 3-0 in Hollywood with her best pals including celebs Joel Madden, Ashley Olson and Christina Aguilera–to name a few. As Us Magazine, reported, Nicole’s birthday bash seemed more like a wedding than your

5 Wedding Donuts Ideas That Will Wow the Guests

Chocolate, old fashioned, apple fritter, honey cruller–whatever your choice of flavour, donuts are a popular dessert choice and would be an instant hit with the guests. Not to mention, they’re easy on the wedding budget. Although, we’ll be the first

New Wedding Show Airs Tonight!

Trust us when we say Cake Walk: Wedding Cake Edition (premiering at 9 p.m. ET this evening on Slice) is one bridal show not to be missed. Hosted by the charming Caroline Rhea, Cake Walk: Wedding Cake Edition is a

5 Mouthwatering Ways to Include Your Favourite Fruit Into Your Wedding Cake

Love peaches or strawberries? Why not include them into your wedding treats? They can be delicious and are an easy way to decorate your wedding confection. Or, from a budget-perspective, ask your baker to include whatever fruit may be in

The Dress, The Cake And More Details From Sofia Coppola’s Wedding

Francis Ford Coppola’s daughter’s recent marriage to French rocker Thomas Mars was a lesson in understated elegance. The couple tied the knot this weekend at Palazzo Margherita, the Coppola family’s villa in the southern Italian town of Bernalda. Bernalda’s mayor,

5 Cute Wedding Cake Toppers! Which would you choose?

Looking for ways to jazz up your wedding cake without breaking the bank? From a crafty DIY topper to a simple yet chic wedding sign, here are five fun whimsy ways to adorn your wedding confection.

5 Heavenly Sponge Cakes You Need to See

At first glance, it’s hard to tell whether these gorgeous spongy confections from MROBIN Cakes are real or faux. They look like they’ve been reversed with the inside-out, and they’re super chic and artsy. But, trust me, these pretty cakes

Inventive Cake and Cupcake Ideas to Inspire You

Looking to really wow your guests at the end of the meal? From penguin-topped cupcakes to ribbon-adorned tiers cascading with candy, these seven beautiful cakes from Toronto-based Lindsey Bakes are really a cut above.

Fave Wedding Cake Trend: Ruffles! Here’s 10 That We’re Loving

What’s not to love about ruffled wedding cakes? They’re ultra-romantic and fetching to look at. From a Buttercream-piped confection to a fondant-covered cake, here are 10 ruffly wedding cakes for you to consider for your own celebration.

What Do You Think of This Paper Flower Cake?

Creating your own wedding cake may be a difficult task–especially if you’re not a baker. But, if you’d like to add your own personal touch, why not DIY your wedding cake decorations?

LeAnn Rimes and Eddie Cibrian’s Wedding Cake

Tying the knot in Hawaii? Why not look to LeAnn Rimes and Eddie Cibrian’s wedding cake for inspiration?

Another Sweet Obsession

It’s no hidden fact that I’m a sweets junkie. So, when I received an e-mail from SweetStyle, purveyors of delicious and gorgeous dessert tables–I was, naturally, ecstatic. The best part? They’re from Toronto! Styling duo, and owners, Cara-Lynn Nisenbaum and

Who Doesn’t Love Marshmallows?

If you’re looking for a sweet treat that will please even the pickiest of palates, why not serve chocolate dipped marshmallows? I tried this DIY project over the weekend for my aunt and uncle’s silver anniversary bash. The result?

Canada Day Inspiration

What better way to show your Canadian pride at your wedding then with these cupcakes and cupcake liners from The Caketress.

Must-See: Ruffles and Roses Cakes by Sweetapolita

This was just TOO pretty and cute not to share. Created by Rosie from Sweetapolita, Rosie wowed us with a chic dessert set-up–an elegant twist to a mad hatter’s tea party. LOVE everything about this, from the colours to the

La Dolce Vita

This is one of the best Italian-inspired dessert tables I’ve seen. Everything from the colours to the patterns to the prints just screams Italy. Created by Viva La Diva Events and Sweet Heather Anne (via Amy Atlas), the two looked

Cake Inspiration from Britain

These whimsical wedding cakes from Choccywooccydoodah (a Britain cake shop) really take things to the next level. Specializing in chocolate-based cakes and treats, this sweet shop knows how to whip up a delicious and decadent confection coated in fine Belgian

Please Meet Prairie Girl Bakery

Calling all brides-to-be (and non-brides) you’ve got to check out the latest cupcakery to hit the streets of Toronto: Prairie Girl Bakery. Owned by Jean Blacklock, Prairie Girl is exactly what cupcakes are, and should be, all about: sweet and

Classy Cakes

For those of you THINKING of DIY-ing your own confection, Wilton has a few basic recipes and ideas online that you may consider for your wedding cake. I did a little experiment on the weekend where I created a one-tier,

Inspiration: Flower Power

Clockwise from top left: Dress, courtesy Ivy & Aster. Seen in this slide show. Watering can favour, courtesy La Fete. Bouquet, photography by A Simple Photograph courtesy Catherine Wright Designs. Seen in this slide show. Shoes, courtesy BHLDN. Perfume, courtesy

How sweet it is…

Confession: For the last little while (i.e. when White Toronto called to tell me my beloved wedding dress had arrived, and when could I come in for a fitting?) I thought it best to part ways with sugary confections.

Recap of The Bonnie Gordon Cake Show

You wouldn’t believe the amazing sweets that were on display at The Cake Show–they were ALL truly a work of art. Some elegant, some more romantic and some just totally out there; no matter the styles, cakes both by students,