Category Archives: Design

The Joy of Cake

I’ve made cakes and cupcakes this year with joy being a big part of them.  Excuse the pun, but it truly was a joy to create them. Rachel’s 50th birthday cake consisted of an illustration by Stephanie Hill; a depiction … Continue reading

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A little jaunt to Paris

We love this illustration by Kasia Dudziuk.  It’s so sweet, chic and stylish;  it has all the things you love about Paris (especially all those chi-chi places to eat cake).  I dream about doing this all the time. One day, when … Continue reading

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The night-shift

  I can totally relate to this image.  There has been many a night, when I’ve been up, way past the midnight hour, to finish decorating a cake, or even bake a cake.  Thankfully, that doesn’t happen as much these … Continue reading

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Sticky Fingers

  Anything cake or cupcake related is bound to catch my eye.  So when I saw these Sweet Treat  Nail Wraps from Jamberry, I was pretty excited.  The How to Cook That collection comprises a of sweet, sugary and sparkly palette of … Continue reading

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Cakespiration: Shoe decoration

You can find inspiration for cakes everywhere.  My friend Simone has the cutest pair of pumps with this ruffle design and a flash of silver. I can definitely see this effect being used on the celebration cake. I’m going to … Continue reading

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Charming!

When I’m not baking up a storm, I do like like to ditch the apron and attempt to look my best.  Now, I’m not the hippest chick on the block, but I feel I do have my own personal style. … Continue reading

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Mellow yellow

Things got a little warmer and brighter in the Delights Kitchen. I made a lemon cake with lemon buttercream and lemon curd. The cake was decorated with, you guessed it…yellow decorations: • Candles • Satin ribbon • Metallic edible paint … Continue reading

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