Archive for Tag: ruffled cake

September 05, 2013

Let Us Eat Cake Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
This pretty party was styled by Keely from The Sugar Studio for a client’s bridal shower. The shower took place in the bride’s childhood home. Inspiration came from the classic beauty of a cameo, a Ladurée Paris inspired color palate, and the film set of Marie Antoinette. Sweet treats on the dessert table included ruffled cakes, piped rose meringues, beautiful cameo cookies and cupcakes, and macarons. Guests drank tea from family heirloom teacups and toasted…
June 04, 2013

Roaring 20’s Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
With all of the talk about Great Gatsby parties, we thought it would be fun to share this roaring 20s shoot by Allison of Wild Rose Sweets & Styling. The detailed design on the cakes, gold bejeweled boxes, and sequined tablecloth are so glam! The moss, champagne, and gold palette worked great in the setting, which was a beautiful mansion built in 1919. Sweet treats on the dessert table included the cakes, cupcakes, cake pops,…
May 31, 2013

Love Is Sweet Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We’re ending this week of pretty posts with this dessert table styled by Francisca from Portugal to display her beautiful treats. Francisca brought heirloom items, including china and crochet doilies from her great grandmother’s collection to display her treats. The sweets that she created for the dessert table included included ruffled and rosette cakes, cupcakes, meringue, cake pops, sugar and spice cookies, and mini bundt cakes. Put this one in your pocket for Valentine’s Day.…
May 30, 2013

Rustic Wedding Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
We are all about pretty on the blog this week. This party was submitted by Paige from Simply Sweet and would be perfect for a wedding, Valentine’s Day or an engagement party. We love the multi-colored pastel wooden slat backdrop. Bird cages, an old fashioned typewriter, lace and a fabric bunting gave the party a rustic vibe. Sweet treats on the dessert table included a fondant cake and ruffled buttercream cake, beautifully decorated cookies, cupcakes,…
May 20, 2013

Pink and Green Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This sweet party was styled by one of our readers, Trisha, for her daughter’s birthday. Trisha was inspired by a 1950’s ice cream parlor and used pastel pink and green hues with strong black and white contrasts. Sweet treats on the dessert table included a pink ruffled cake,  ice cream cookies, meringues, doughnuts and candy. Pretty, right? We hope you all had a good weekend.  Did you do anything fun? …
April 22, 2013

Mermaid Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
Zehra from Boutique Event Styling in Australia styled this pretty mint and peach sea party for her daughter’s birthday. This party is filled with creative details. We’re loving the aqua lucite chairs, hanging fishbowls and fishnets, and the ethereal feel of the party. Sweet treats on the dessert table included a mermaid ruffled fondant cake with brown sugar sand, macarons shaped as oysters, starfish sugar cookies, jelly pot jars, seashell cupcakes and cakepops. Guests took…
April 18, 2013

Pretty in Pink Party Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We are swooning over this party that was styled by one of our readers, Michelle. We featured the fantastic Little Rascals party that she styled for her son’s birthday a few months ago and today she is back with a fancy dinner party for her daughter’s 8th birthday. Michelle’s family rolled up their sleeves and got their craft on. A giant gold monogram was created out of a leftover plasma television cardboard box, yard sale…
March 19, 2013

Pretty Peach & Green Circus Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
We are swooning over this feminine circus themed party styled by Samantha of Dunne With Style for her daughter’s birthday party. We love the whimsical take on the traditional circus theme. Li-Ann from Ham & Pea Design & Paperie designed invitations that set the tone for the party. Sweet treats on the dessert table included a pair of ombre ruffled cakes, cupcakes, macarons, chocolate coated Oreos, coconut slices and circus sugar cookies {we LOVE the…
February 13, 2013

Beach Romance Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
Alexis from Sugar Sweet in Australia and Tarja from Two Red Sparrows styled this pretty dessert table for a Valentine’s Day shoot. The ladies wanted to do something a little different for Valentines Day and picked a “Beach Romance” theme that they set up on one of the Gold Coast’s beautiful beaches. Sweet treats on the dessert table included a ruffled cake, macarons, cheesecake bites, panna cotta pots, rose cupcakes, conversation heart cookies and glitter…
January 08, 2013

Flying High Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This party put a little pep in our step this afternoon. Tarja from  Two Red Sparrows in Australia styled this party for her son’s third birthday party. Blue hot air balloon lanterns were the inspiration and she then turned macarons, cake pops and cookies into clever edible hot air balloons. Other sweet treats on the dessert table included a beautiful ruffled cake and marshmallow clouds that were made using our recipe from Sweet Designs {we…
November 02, 2012

Life Is A Circus Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
It is said that elephants with their trunks tilted up are supposed to symbolize good luck. This party, which was styled by Valerie from Top It Off Designs, incorporates those elephants and was created for a lucky one year old’s birthday. We love how the aqua, salmon, and terracotta palette gives the circus theme a vintage vibe. Sweet treats on the dessert table included rice krispie treats, three cakes, cakepops, macarons, cookies and cupcakes. Ticket…
October 16, 2012

Colorful Mexican Fiesta Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This bright and colorful Mexican fiesta was styled by Lina from Sweet Bambini Events Styling in Australia for her daughter’s birthday. We love how Lina brought color into the party without overdoing it. A simple white backdrop allowed all of the colors on the table to pop. Sweet treats on the dessert table included macarons, cake pops, sugar cookies, cupcakes and a beautiful cake that reminded us of this one. Great job!  Scroll down for…
September 11, 2012

Magical Mermaid Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
Summer is almost over in the US and this mermaid party that Renee of Lola & Co. styled for her niece’s birthday has us still thinking of the beach. A dessert table included sweet treats like pearl cake pops, sea creature jelly cups, a wavy ruffled cake, blue and green macarons, and ocean shell cookies. We love the fish scale pattern on the backdrop and the tulle wrapped around the table to mimic water. A…
May 30, 2012

Vintage Wedding Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
Betty from P&J by Design sent us this romantic-styled dessert table that she styled this table for a wedding. Lace, crystal candelabras, a handmade shimmer backdrop, and beautiful brooches gave this table a touch of elegance. We LOVE the ruffled cake from Lisa of Cakes & Biscuits. Other sweet treats included sugar cookies, cupcakes, macaroons and a myriad of candy in the same hues as the rest of the table. Scroll down to see the…
May 23, 2012

Springtime Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
This springtime dessert table was sent to us by Natty from Half Dozen Design in the UK. This party was a family affair with Natty’s 12 year old daughter taking the photography and Natty’s mother helping her pick out the fabrics for the table. Props included pearls, lace, and vintage tea sets. Natty made a two tiered ombre ruffle cake and beautiful rose cupcakes. Other sweet treats on the dessert table included Turkish Delight, apple…
March 22, 2012

Romantic Ruffles Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
We love ruffles. Who doesn’t?  Last year we explored ruffles in our “Turn Your Closet Into Confections” series and wish we had this cake! This romantic feature was sent to us by Alex from Avie & Lulu. She created this table for the Christening of her friend’s daughter. This romantic ruffled themed dessert table included ruffled heart cake and cookies by Anita of Cake Envy, a heart candy cake, scalloped vessels, and doily-wrapped chocolate bars.…
March 05, 2012

Gold & Cream Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
This fantastic baby shower came to us from Melissa and Kellie over at Icing Designs. They were asked by their client to use a gold and cream color scheme for a party and what they came up with is a gem! Oversize gold paper flowers, a glittered garland, lace overlay, and scalloped vessels elevated the table to golden status. Golden desserts included a ruffled cake, mini rice krispie treats drizzled in gold sparkles, chocolate brownie…
February 23, 2012

Fabulously Fifty Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
This fantastic party was sent to us by Belinda from Styled By Belle. Belinda styled this party for a 50th birthday party. There are so many great elements of this party so we’re splitting up her party into three posts.  The desserts, the cheese table {amazing} and the coffee/tea table. This first table features ever so sweet desserts styled using pink and gold to match the vintage theme. Sweet treats included a pink ruffled cake,…
January 17, 2012

Pink and Green Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
This table was sent to us by Renee of Lola & Co. Party Styling. For her daughter Lola’s 1st birthday, Renee chose a bright and feminine color palette of hot pink and lime green while keeping a shabby chic farm theme. She created two tables. The first, covered in burlap, was for the baked goods which included a green ruffled cake, cookies, macarons, mousse and jello shooters. The second table was a candy bar and…
January 11, 2012

Sweet Love Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
We have another pretty dessert feature on the blog today.  This one is from Dewi of Sweet Bloom Cakes, who created an elegant dessert table for her friend’s wedding. The beachfront venue, The Boat House in Sydney Palm Beach, was the perfect setting for the event. Dewi chose a romantic palette of pinks, greens and neutrals, and accessorized the dessert table with pink peonies, milk glass stands and burlap. It worked so well with the…