Tuesday, November 1, 2011

Happy Retirement

This was a retirement cake for a real estate agent. The house is cake covered and decorated in fondant.
The pretty lady sitting on the lawn is my interpretation of the guest of honor and is made of gumpaste.

Pink and sweet baby shower cake

A girly baby shower cake. All the embelishements are made of fondant and are edible.
A loop bow adorns the top tier with little pearly butterflies. An edible baby booty and bow sit on the bottom tier.


This is a Paris themed cake for a bridal shower. The Eifel tower is edible and made from royal icing.
The bottom tier has a paris silhouette cityscape.

Sunday, August 21, 2011

Reese Peanut Butter Cup

This is a reese peanut butter cup cake in every sense of the word. It was chocolate cake with alternating layers of peanut butter frosting and chocolate frosting. Covered in fondant. The dog was made out of rise krispy treats and fondant. This was a cake made to combine this young ladies two favourite things, Reese and dogs.

Jewellery Box cake

This was made to celebrate a 60th birthday. It is a replica of the Jewellery chest that the woman owns.

It was coconut cake with lemon cream filling. Covered with fondant. All the accents except for the door knobs are fondant.

Sunday, July 17, 2011

Coral/Beach cake

This is a bridal shower cake in the coral and beach theme. The coral on the top is made from royal icing and is edible. All the shells on the cake are edible.

The bottom tier is chocolate cake with irish cream filling and the top tier is vanilla cake with hazelnut chocolate ganache filling.

Exercise Cake

This cake was made for a client' s mother who was turning 60 and she is a very much into working out. All the equipment on the cake are edible. I made silhouettes of yoga positions and Lulu lemon logo around the cake.

Stiletto Cake

This cake was a vanilla cake filled with chocolate ganache carved in the shape of a stiletto shoe. The client loved red and cheetah print, so this is what I came up with

Sunday, July 3, 2011

Graduation/fashion cake

This was done for a young lady graduating college and she loves everything fashion. I made a tiffany gift box with a hat box sitting on top as well as a grad cap. The shoe was gumpaste and the purse was cake.

Friday, June 10, 2011

Fall leaves cookie favor

These were made to match the engagement cake.

Fall engagement

This was a three tiered engagement cake made to match the bride's fall theme. Two of the tiers were coconut cake with pineapple cream filling. The top tier was a red velvet with chocolate ganache filling. All the leaves are edible

Communion Cookie favors

These were cookie favors made to match the color theme of a first communion. These are again vanilla cookies covered in fondant. Each was individually wrapped and placed in a vase and displayed at each place setting at the hall.

These were cookie place setting done for my daughter's birthday. Each cookie had the child's name on it.    
They were vanilla cookies covered in fondant

Jungle cake

This cake was made for twins turning 9 and they each wanted their favourite animals on there. The giraffe, lion and monkey are all edible as well as the tree. My personal favourite is the monkey. I added the zebra print for extra pizzaz.

Monkeying around

This cake was for a client who loves monkeys. I wanted to make a fun cake for the 10 year old and that's what I came up with. The monkeys are made of gumpaste and are edible. The tree is also edible.
The sand is made from graham crackers. She absolutely loved the cake.

Little Mermaid

This is my daughter's 5th birthday cake. She is a big Ariel fan and loves the beach, so I wanted to combine both elements for her. The bottom tier was rainbow cake (7layer vanilla cake with each layer coloured in one of the rainbow colours) and filled with vanilla buttercream filling. The top tier was red velvet cake with chocolate ganache filling. The rock that the mermaid is sitting on is rice krispy treats.

Monday, April 18, 2011

Snowflake cookie bouquet

Along with my cakes, I also make cookie favours and cookie bouquets. This was made for a teacher for Christmas. They are vanilla sugar cookies covered in fondant and piped in royal icing. the teacher absolutely loved them.

Go Steelers Go

 This was made a huge Steelers fan. It was carrot cake with cream cheese icing. All the decorations are made of fondant and are edible
This cake was made for a 30th birthday party. It is in the shape of a Hookah (for those of you who don't know, it is a water pipe used to smoke tobacco). The bowl (the red part) was vanilla cake with chocolate ganache filling, covered in red fondant with black decorations. All parts are edible except the pipe part.
It was a big hit at the party.

Fun at the beach

This is a 10" strawberry shortcake. It was iced in buttercream. The flip flops are made out of rice krispy treats and covered in fondant. The shells around the cake are all chocolate.

Happy Anniversary

This was made for a couple celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary but wanted something simple. It was a vanilla cake with alternating layers or lemon and raspberry filling. It was then covered in fondant embossed with this flower pattern. The flowers are hand made and edible.

Congratulations Graduates

This cake was made for a family celebrating 3 graduates together. It was a vanilla cake with chocolate mousse filling. All the decorations are made from fondant and are edible.

Bridal shower cake

This cake was made for a bridal shower to match a flower theme. The bottom tier was a coconut cake with pineapple cream filling. The top tier was a chocolate cake with vanilla buttercream filling. All the flowers are hand made and edible.

50th Birthday cake

This cake was made for a lovely lady turning 50 and her sister wanted a fun cake. It is a carrot cake with cream cheese icing. The bra and the flowers are all made from gumpaste and fully edible.
Coach purse. Vanilla cake with mocha cream and chocolate ganache filling. The cake is covered in fondant and all the embelishments are also fondant.

Tuesday, March 22, 2011

Gift box

This cake was made for a 30th birthday party. The client wanted a red bow, but I decided to add the black for some contrast. It was a chocolate cake filled with vanilla mousse and covered in fondant.

Tuesday, February 22, 2011

Spider man

This Spiderman cake was made for a 4 year old's birthday who is a big fan. It is vanilla cake with chocolate buttercream filling. All covered in fondant.

Mickey Mouse

This cake was made for a first birthday party. The head is red velvet cake with raspberry ganache filling. The body is strawberry shortcake. All covered in fondant

Friday, January 28, 2011

Twin Dogs

This cake was made for twin girls turning 8. It is chocolate cake with cookies and cream filling covered in buttercream. The dogs were made of gum paste. The house was also edible as well as the dog bone with the girls' names on them which was a sugar cookie.

Dinosaur cake

Vanilla cake with vanilla mousse filling. It was covered in buttercream and the dinosaurs were hand painted on gumpaste.

Monday, January 10, 2011

Super Mario cake

This is a two tier cake made for a very special boy who is a big Super Mario fan. The bottom tier is strawberry shortcake. The top tier is red velvet cake with raspberry truffle filling.
The cake is covered in fondant. All the decorations with the exception of the Mario on top is edible and made of fondant