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Sweetest Thing: Sweet Avenue Bake Shop!

27 Mar

Hey Ladies!

Sweet Avenue Bake Shop might have that extra, little detail that you were looking for to top off your event-Vegan,Dairy-Free, Egg-Free, Some Gluten-Free & Soy-Free baked GOODIES!!

Apart from having hand-perfection sweet treats, they always use luxurious ingredients like pure Madagascar bourbon vanilla and imported European chocolate!

What are you waiting for? Go and enjoy a cupcake of a masterpiece! ❤


Something Blue: Earrings

20 Jan

Our favorite way to showcase “something blue”  at a Wedding in New York City?  Blue bling.  The simplest touch of gemstones on your ears adds elegance and the something blue you need as a New York Bride!

Simple sparkle by – Love them!

These are stunning enough for the red carpet.  Channel your inner Hollywood Goddess and rock these on your big day.  Snag them here at

Sweetest Thing Thursday: Elegantly Iced

19 Jan

A while back we bumped into Elegantly Iced at the Wedding Salon.  They had a beautifully presented table at the show and it drew many visitors.  Their online gallery has a large variety of inspiration and each cake has impressive detail work.

We are especially loving her 5 star rating on Yelp.  Sweet!

Sweetest Thing Thursday: Little Oven

12 Jan

If you are looking for a bakery that offers cakes, sweet treats and even favors for the big day, Little Oven is for you!

Little Oven is a recent addition to the ever flourishing neighborhood, Long Island City and worth a look.  This bake shop specializes in French Macaroons, Wedding Cakes and pastries.   All items are made on premise with the finest and freshest ingredients.  One of our favorite ideas from Little Oven is the Macaroon three pack used as a Wedding Favor.   Serve some macroons along side a fabulous wedding cake and then guests get to take home a trio of sweet treats!

Little Oven is our BIG recommendation for the day!

Offer something different at your wedding: French Macaroons are all the rage!

The PERFECT idea for a favor. Sweet treats on the go!

Little Oven produces unique Wedding Cake too!

Contest: Win A Wedding Photography Package!

11 Jan

Our friends at WeddingWire just announced a fabulous opportunity for Brides-To-Be!

Bella Pictures and WeddingWire are giving away 1 Wedding Photography package valued at $4,800.  All you have to do is enter HERE.  We are loving the photos  by Bella Pictures – check out some of our favorites below.

Monday Blues

9 Jan

Lately at several Food Matters‘ weddings we’ve noticed a trend in bridal party gowns:  BLUE.

It’s one of our favorite colors and we’re happy to see bridal parties of all types embracing it!  Here is one of our favorites from Zoom Bridal.  Perfect to fight the Monday blues.

Zoom Bridal does it best with this mid length deep blue dress!

New Menu Item!

6 Jan

As a boutique caterer for more than 20 years in Manhattan we are constantly refreshing our menus.  Whether it is customizing an hors d’oeuvre for a specific client or forming a new item based on industry trends, we are always creating.

At our fall and winter events, we successfully introduced our mini lobster roll on brioche.  Guests raved about our addition and asked our staff over and over for the recipe.  Here is a photo of this delectable treat.  Yum!