Archive for Tag: buttons

September 08, 2011

Vintage Sewing Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
This sweet vintage sewing party was created by Jeannie from The Pastry Tip. Jeannie created this party for her sister Susan’s birthday.  While at Goodwill, Jeannie found a great vintage sewing machine. She realized it was the same sewing machine that her grandmother used.  Since Susan loves to sew and crochet, Jeannie knew she had to incorporate the sewing machine into the sweets display.  We love the spool cookies and the detail on the…
August 16, 2011

Cute As A Button Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids
Today’s cute-as-a-button submission was created by Dawn for her daughter Ruby’s fifth birthday. Sometimes the simplest ideas yield the prettiest results, as you see here with buttons and bows. Dawn chose demure shades of pale pink and baby blue to make dozens of sugar buttons. The buttons cascaded down the side of Ruby’s two-tiered birthday cake and were also used to top cupcakes. Dawn also used the buttons to adorn a plate of cookies that…