Archive for Tag: Fashion Week

April 10, 2012

Fashion Guest Dessert Feature

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions
I think you all know by now that I am a slave for fashion. We love the fashion references to some of our favorite designers in this next guest feature. Natalie from Events by Nat created this party for her sister’s Runway/Catwalk-themed 21st birthday. She found a Chanel inspired cake on Style Unveiled and asked Jacki at Blissfully Sweet to create a similar cake. Other sweet treats on the dessert table included fashionable cupcakes {the…
February 08, 2012

Candy Couture Style Glossary {Sneak Peek Inside Book}

Feel free to Pin, Blog, or share with Facebook and Twitter, but please link back here. Tomorrow starts Fashion Week in NY and next week is Valentine’s Day so we felt like today was the perfect day to share this fun glossary from Sweet Designswhich brings both fashion and candy together.You all know how much I am inspired by fashion. Couple that with my love for sweets and you have the…
January 17, 2012

Fashion Accessories Collection with Wrigley {Recipe}

We hope you were here yesterday to check out our A-line shift cookie collection made using Wrigley products.  Here are some more fun ideas for using gum and candy for decorating sweets for fashion week, an awards show, or for a treat for someone who simply loves fashion. We used Wrigley gum, Life Savers®, and Skittles® to create a quilted purse, studded cuff, and bling-y ring.  Since gum is malleable, it is easy to turn…
January 16, 2012

Red Carpet Cookies with Wrigley {Recipe}

Since we’re all talking fashion today after last night’s Golden Globes Awards, we thought I’d share a fun project we did for Wrigley. As you may have seen here and here, we’ve partnered with Wrigley to show candy fans, party stylists, and DIY’ers everywhere how Wrigley gum and candy can be used in many other fun or delicious ways. When we first received all of the Wrigley products, one of the first things that came…
September 15, 2011

New Column: Turn Your Closet into Confections

By: Amy Atlas, in Sweet Styling Tricks
Today at Sweet Designs, we’re starting a new column: Turn Your Closet into Confections.  Since today is the last day of Spring 2012 Fashion Week in New York, we thought it was the perfect time to launch it. Inspired by the beloved former Domino Magazine’s “Turn This Outfit Into A Room” column {best magazine and book ever!}, we will showcase how fashion can be translated into desserts. Since we’re inspired by textiles and fashion…
April 13, 2011

Pantone-Inspired Egg Contest Winner {Egg-Cellent Easter Inspiration} With Egg Fashion Show

By: Amy Atlas, in Featured Submissions, Kids, Swag
Scroll down to see an amazing {and very funny} mock fashion show with the alter-eggos of top fashionistas! It is time to reveal the winner of our Pantone-Inspired Egg Contest!  When I initially thought of this contest, I envisioned that the eggs would be painted to look like pantone chips {like the mediums in the links here}.  It turns out there were many amazing interpretations for this contest.  Some contestants cut actual pantone or paint…