Hand-Painted Wedding Cakes

Happy Wedding Wednesday y’all! For my 9-5, I work in the bakery world. PartΒ of my job, is to follow Wedding Cake trends. One of my recent favorite trends is hand painted cakes. Fondant is like a canvas and with a little bit of liquid-gel, you could turn plain ole cake into a beautiful masterpiece. Here’s…

Zombie Cake Tutorial

Today my sweet boy, my Wookie, turns 16. Shocking, I haven’t slit my wrists yet. But then again, is still early. To celebrate my nephew’s, Eric, Sweet 16 (he’ll just love I phrased it that way #sarcasm), I slaved all night to bake him a cake. TA-DA! I think this is my best experience as…

Weekly Roundup!

Hi guys! Check out what you missed from Nerd & Lace this week: DIY: Minecraft Sneakers Recipe: Zucchini Breakfast Beauty Review: Favorite Ipsy July Products Wedding Trend: Sequin Cakes Wedding Gown Of The Week: Elisabetta Polignano Series Spotlight: A Dare To Love LOOTCRATE July 2015 More awesome to come next week! If you use any…

Wedding Trend & Tutorial: Sequin Cakes

Happy Wedding Wednesday y’all! For my 9-5, I work in the bakery world, and see first hand the Wedding Cake trends. One that’s really hot right now is Sequin Cakes. Take a look: Beautiful right? First reaction, wow that’s a lot of work! But in fact it is very simple to accomplish. Anyone could do…

Bare Cake Take One!

I get random inspirations every so often. For Mother’s Day, I wanted to bake a cake. And of course I wanted to be daring and attempted to make a bare cake. I used Peach Roses, Silver Sixlets, Pearl Luster Spray all over the cake, and as a filler cream cheese buttercream, and pineapple. What do…

Foodie & The Spork: Fondant Virgin

My sister and nephew’s birthdays are just a few days apart, and this year because we didn’t have big birthday parties, I wanted to make each of them a special cake. I am lucky to work in a place where I have access to some of the best bakery supplies in the world, and so…