Tag Archives: Wedding Cake

Sweetest Thing: Cake Alchemy

12 Apr

We know you want every detail of your special day to be perfect and so does Lauri Ditunno, the owner and cake tailor of Cake Alchemy. Lauri will work with you to create a unique cake that is perfect for your wedding or special event. Cake Alchemy can create almost any flavor combination you can come up with and uses the most advanced techniques to perfectly design and decorate your cake. Lauri and Cake Alchemy have been featured in numerous print media and can be seen on WEtv’s Amazing Wedding Cakes.

Click HERE to visit Cake Alchemy’s website and see some of Lauri’s creations!


Sweetest Thing: Made In Heaven Cakes

8 Mar

One of the most vital parts of anyone’s wedding is the cake. Therefore,  having trust in your baker in crucial.  Made in Heaven Cakes, in Brooklyn, is the place for you! This family owned bake shop has been in business for the past 15 years and caters your every specialty cake design need. The owners, Victor and Lisa, sit with you and some of their family member who have graduated from art school and will create the most elegant dessert for your wedding. Take a look below at some of our favorite cakes and click HERE to find more!

Sweetest Thing: Sugar Coated Bakery

1 Mar

Sugar Coated Bakery began with a dream.  A dream of one day providing others with the same joy that owner Marisa experienced as a child when she made gingerbread houses every year. After receiving both a degree in Business and in Pastry and Baking Arts, Sugar Coated was established in 2004. Marisa & her Pastry Chef Giovanni are working hard in the kitchen of Sugar Coated to make all your baked goods. Everything is made by hand with love and the finest, tastiest ingredients . Every detail both big and small is designed to make all your baked goods personal and unique for your special day. Not only do they make the most beautiful cakes but they also make cupcakes, cookie favors and all other types of sweet treats. Located on 65th Street in Brooklyn, stop in today or schedule appointment because as their motto states “everything tastes, looks, and feels better when it’s Sugar Coated.”

Sweetest Thing: Nine Cakes

23 Feb

Betsy Thorleifson always had a passion for food and loved to bake for her friends and family. In 2008 she decided to take a leap of faith and open up a bakery of her own, Nine Cakes was born. Located on Columbia Street in Brooklyn, Nine Cakes is ready to make the cake of your dreams! For every season there is a menu of nine signature cakes that are offered, made from the highest quality all natural products. Every cake on the menu has  four layers, decorated with buttercream and finished with pearl-like embellishments that come in a variation of colors.  If you like, you may add an inscription. There are also variation in sizes of the signature cakes to fulfill all your cake needs. Aside from their signature cakes, Nine Cakes will work closely with you to create the wedding or special event cake that you’ve always wanted. If Nine Cakes  peaks your interest,  you contact them via email or phone and set up your appointment today!

Sweetest Thing: Butterfly Bakeshop

15 Feb

If you’re looking for sweet favors for your wedding or shower that are sure to sastisfy Butterfly Bakeshop is the place for you! The bakeshop is located on West 35th Street and has the perfect custom baked goods for any occasion. Their cake artist Orlando León will work with you to create the perfect edible favor or custom cake for your big day.

Whether you want to design your dream wedding cake or send your guests home with custom treats you can get it at Butterfly Bakeshop.  Be sure to check them our HERE or HERE!

Sweetest Thing: Duane Park Patisserie

9 Feb

Duane Park Patisserie creates both French baking techniques with artistic vision to create all types of customized baked goods. All of their goods are handmade on site from scratch and contain only all- natural ingredients. Everything is customizable from their traditional tier cakes to their cookies & petit fours, so whether you are planning a wedding or a baby shower, Duane Park Patisserie has all your baked goods needs completely covered!

In addition to their customizable goods, every morning they put out an assortment of breakfast goods from danishes to muffins.  They are located on Duane Street in the Tribeca area of NYC, if you are ever in the area you must check them out!

Sweetest Thing: Billy’s Bakery

26 Jan

If you want a something sweet that’s made fresh everyday from scratch look no further than Billy’s Bakery. This bakery will give you the feeling of being back in your Grandma’s kitchen!  You will find everything from cakes and cupcakes to miniature pies and cookies. Billy’s Bakery offers a custom cookie stack would make great favors at any wedding.  Billy’s is also ideal for brides who want cupcakes served over a traditional cake.

Located in three different spots in New York City (Chelsea, Tribeca & Nolita), Billy’s Bakery is a great spot for all your sweet-tooth needs!

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!

Sweetest Thing Thursday: City Sweets & Confections

5 Jan

Every Thursday we’re going to feature a favorite vendor in the baked goods category.  Our company works with many different local vendors as our concentration is not on sweets.  We are starting off with our all time favorite and good friend, Deborah Lauren of City Sweets & Confections.

With innovative flavors like Chocolate Chili Spice, Champagne and Green Apple:  we’re head over heels in love!  Not to mention,  City Sweets & Confections has the best butter cream frosting in New York City.

Our favorite on Deborah’s website is the personal touch she added  “Special thanks to my Grandmother Natafia who loved me as much as she did cake…”

What a sweet thought.