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Phoenix Magazine March 2010 Cover Simply Sweets featured in the March 2010 issue of Phoenix Magazine


3rd Birthday Alligator Cake

3rd birthday alligator cake

Our customer called us requesting a pink alligator cake for his daughter's 3rd birthday - we showed him a picture of one we did a few years and he loved and said he wanted the same design. Pink and green polka dots with a fondant modeled green alligator on top.

Inspiration Cake:

Alligator 1st Birthday Pink and Green Cake

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Pink Polka Dots and a huge Pink Bow for a Minnie Mouse 1st Birthday Celebration

pink polka dot first birthday cake for a minnie mouse celebration

Two shades of pink polka dots covered this cake which is topped by a large pink fondant bow covered in small white polka dots. This cake is iced with white buttercream and we added the birthday girl's name to the front in a pink curlz font.

This cake was inspired my some of our previous cakes and cupcakes designed for Minnie Mouse celebrations

Cakes and Cupcakes for Minnie Mouse Birthday Parties

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Purple, Pink and Aqua 6th Birthday Cake - flowers and butterflies

6th birthday pink purple and aqua with butterflies and flowers

Our customer designed this cake looking through our gallery picking design elements from several of our cakes - cascade of butterflies, daisies, and a bow. Cake is iced with purple tinted buttercream and everything was done in purple, pink, turquoise and white.

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Black, Silver and Yellow Cupcake Tower for a 4th Birthday Star Wars Celebration

4th birthday silver and black cupcake tower for a star wars party

We created this cupcake tower for a 4th birthday celebration for a huge Star Wars fan. The cupcakes and topper cake are iced gray and then airbrushed with a silver sheen. We used our Cricut Cake to cut out the birthday boys name from fondant and topped with cake with a 4 and stars. The cupcakes are topped with plastic light saber cupcake toppers - we offer both this option and fondant light sabers. The cake and cupcakes are disaplyed on our 4 tier cupcake tower stand.

silver light saber cupcakes

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Pirate Ship for a 3rd Birthday Celebration

3rd birthday pirate ship cake

We created this 3D pirate ship cake for a boy turning 3 - We've done cakes for Behr for each of his birthdays and his baby shower! This cake is all fondant (most of our cakes are iced with buttercream with fondant accents but this is one cake that we do in fondant. This is made with chocolate fondant which is so yummy! Water is buttercream and the cannon balls are whoppers.

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Inspiration Cake:

pirate ship

Baby Shower for Behr

brown and green bee themed baby shower cupcake tower

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Pink and Orange First Birthday - Smash Cake and Chocolate Dipped Oreos

pink and orange lace chocolate covered oreos

Love pink and orange together! We created this 3D cupcake smash cake for a 1st birthday celebration. We also made pink and orange lace designed chocolate dipped oreos.

pink and orange jumbo cupcake smash cake

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Bubble Bees and a Honey Pot for a 1st Birthday Winnie the Pooh Celebration

1st birthday bubble bee and honey pot cake for a winnie the pooh celebration

We created this cake for a 1st birthday Winnie the Pooh celebration. This cake was inspired by some similar designs we've done in the past but the colors changed to yellow, brown, red and oragen to coordinate with our customers party decorations. The cake is a 2 tier 6 inch and 12 inch round - lemon poppy seed and double chocolate sourcream. The honey pot is fondant covered rice krspie treats.

Inspiration cake:

Honey pot and bumble bee 1st birthday cake

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Pink Ruffle Cupcakes for a Baby Shower

light pink and black ruffle cupcakes for a baby shower

These cupcakes were ordered for a baby shower for this past Sunday - unfortunatley the baby arrived at 1230 am on Sunday so instead of the baby shower that was planned, they brought all the sweets to the hospital to celebrate the arrival of the little girl.

Pink ruffle design with white and black centers in black and white ivy patterned cupcake liners.

pink ruffle cupcakes

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Pink Cherry Blossom Cake Topped with Baby Shoes for a Christening

cherry blossom christening cake

Cherry blossom cakes are popular for so many occassions - birthdays, anniversaries, baby showers and this one was for a christening. Two tiered cake iced with light pink buttercream with cherry blossom branches and flowers draped over the sides. We topped the cake with our popular fondant baby shoes.

Cherry Blossom Cakes, cupcakes and Favors

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Turquoise and Purple Bridal Shower Mini Cupcakes - cowboy hats and flowers

turquoise and purple bridal shower mini cupcakes - flowers and cowboy hats

These minicupcakes were ordered for a bridal shower - turquoise and purple for the wedding colors, cowboy hats because the wedding is a western themed celebration being held in Texas and flowers.

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Aqua and Black Zebra Print 60th Birthday Cake and Cupcake Push-up Pops

black and aqua zebra cupcake push up pops

We created this 2 tier zebra cake and coordinating cupcake push-up pops for a 60th birthday family celebration that was held at Saddle Ranch Chop House in Old Town Scottsdale. Each push-up pop has layers of our white sourcream cake, double chocolate sourcream cake, vanilla mousse filling and turquoise buttercream - we topped each one with a sixlet candy and added a zebra print ribbon.

aqua and black zebra print 60th birthday cake

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50th Birthday St. Patrick's Day Themed Cupcake Tower

50th Birthday St. Patrick's Day Themed Cupcake Tower

We created this cupcake tower for a 50th Birthday Celebration held on St. Patrick's Day. The topper cake is a 3D leprechaun hat and we added a shamrock with the birthday message. Half the cupcakes were shamrocks with a gold 50 and the other half were our pot of gold cupcakes topped with a rainbow and a chocolate shamrock. This party was held at Dave and Busters in Desert Ridge Marketplace.

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St. Patrick's Day Chocolate Dipped Oreo Gift Boxes

St Patricks Day Oreo gift boxes

Our customer ordered 4 of these gift boxes to be delivered to one of their clients in Scottsdale. Mixture of white, milk and dark chocolate dipped oreos decorated for St. Patrick's Day.

customer feedback:
Hey there! I just wanted to tell you our clients LOVED the chocolate dipped oreos yesterday! Thank you for making us look good!

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Black and Red 16th Birthday Cake {Teen Birthday Cakes}

red black and silver 2 tiered 16th birthday cake

This cake was ordered for a 16th birthday celebration - her son's favorite colors are black and red so the cake was designed around these colors. Square tiers that are angled to created interest and topped with a black and silver 16. This cake was ordered a few months ago but didn't want to miss posting it since its always harder to design cakes for men.

customer feedback
Thank you so much the cake was absolutely amazing!!! The smile on his face when he saw it was priceless! Not to mention it was the best cake I have tasted since moving here from back east.

We love our customers! With people being so busy these days, we often forget to tell people when we appreciate their work and we LOVE that so many of you follow up with us to thank us for our creations.

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Cupcakes for a 7th Birthday Party

magic themed cupcakes for a 7th birthday - stars, top hat, magician wand, cards, dove

We created these cupcakes for a 7th birthday magic themed party. Everything was designed in red, black, white and purple. The cupcakes were topped with cards, stars, top hats, magic wands, doves and rabbits. We also created a personalized jumbo cupcake for the birthday girl. And mini cupcakes for the adults.

personalized jumbo cupcake for 7th birthday magic themed party

7th birthday magic themed mini cupcakes

We also did this birthday girl's 6th birthday cake - pink and purple rock star:

6th birthday purple and black zebra for a rock star themed party

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Yellow, Pink and Green 1st Birthday Cake

pink yellow and green 1st birthday cake

This cake was designed to coodinate with the birthday girl's dress and was done in a soft pink, yellow and green. Lots of flowers on the sides of the top tier, smaller ones covering the top of the cake and also flowers on wires that were inserted on the tops of both tiers (not shown).

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Black and Pink Zebra Print Cake Topped with High Heel Shoes for a 26th Birthday

pink and black zebra birthday cake topped with high heel shoes

Our popular zebra print cake topped with a pair of fondant modeled high heel shoes - perfect for a fashion loving birthday girl!

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Sassy Circle Cupcakes in Spring Colors for a Baby Shower

sassy circle cupcakes for a baby shower - spring yellow, green, blue and pink

Are you thinking about spring yet? Love these coloes - yellow, pink, green and blue all in muted tones for a baby shower (they don't know the sex of the baby). Our popular sassy circles design iced with buttercream and topped with 2 fondant circles

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pink, purple and aqua mini cupcakes for a baby shower

pink purple and aqua shower mini cupcakes

We created this mini cupcakes for a baby shower. Love the colors - pink, purple and aqua. The cupcakes are topped with hearts, butterflies and flowers.

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Blue and Brown Polka Dot Baby Shower Cupcake Tower

blue and brown polka dot baby shower cupcake tower

We created this blue and brown polka dot topper cake and cupcakes for a babyh shower. The topper cake is iced with blue buttercream, decorated with white and brown fondant polka dots and topped with white fondant baby shoes. The cupcakes are done in our popular sassy circles design. Our customer rented the 4 tier white cupcake tower for display.

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Purple and Cream Bridal Shower Cake

cream and purple bridal shower cake

This cake design was inspired by the bridal shower invitation. Cake is iced in cream with a piped scroll design. Green fondant ribbon draped over cake with a purple and cream plaque with K + T for the couple. This is a large 12 inch round cake, appoximately 45 servings.

The bridal shower host was a recipient of one our cakes for her baby shower so when it was her turn to host a shower, she called us right away:

rocking horse baby shower cake cream, lime green and aqua

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Zebra print cake, cupcakes and candy kabobs {Children's Birthday}

black and pink zebra candy kabob party favors

We created our popular zebra print cake and cupcakes for an 8th birthday celebration. We also make coordinating candy kabobs for party favors - all pink candy, topped with a black gumball and tied with pink and zebra print ribbon - so sweet!

8th birthday pink and black zebra print cake and cupcakes

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pink flowers with black accents birthday cupcakes

pink and black flower birthday cupcakes

These cupcakes were order for a birthday celebration hosted at a local restaurant. The cupcakes were iced with light pink buttercream and topped with a bright pink flower with a black pearl center. The cupcakes were baked in our black foil cupcake liners and our customer rented one of our small cupcake stands for display.

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Number 3 Shaped Race Track Cake for a Race Car Themed Birthday

3rd birthday racecar track birthday cake

We created this cake for a 3rd birthday racecar themed celebration. This cake was inspired by our racecar cupcakes cakes but this customer wanted a cake instead of a cupcake cake. We created the track from fondant, added the birthday boy's name to the side of the cake and added a bright yellow and black border to the cake.

Inspiration cupcake cakes:

Racecar Cupcake Cakes - 3 shaped racetrack

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King of the Jungle Baby Shower Cupcake Tower

Lion Prince Baby Shower Cupcake Tower

We created this cupcake tower to coordinate with the King of the Jungle partyware. Everything was done in green, blue and brown. The cupcakes were topped with our popular sassy circle design and some were topped with CJ for the baby. The topper cake was iced with blue buttercream and decorated with fondant stripes. We added a lion to the fornt of the cake and topped it with a pair of fondant baby showers. Everything is displayed on our 4 tier cupcake tower.

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Purple and Pink Rock Star 5th Birthday Party

6th birthday purple and black zebra for a rock star themed party

We just did this girl's 7th birthday cupcakes so I wanted to post her 6th birthday first. Purple and black zebra print cake with purple and pink stars. We also made several dozen minicupcakes topped with a 6 - minicupcakes are great was to add servings when you don't know exactly how many you'll need. Also great for kids parties where you want something for the adults.

pink and purple mini cupcakes for 6th birthday

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Rock Star Baby Showr Cake - Baby Blue, Silver and Black

Blue and Black rock star baby shower cake

Another rock star cake this one for a baby shower. This cake was designed to coordinate with the shower invitation. Cake is iced baby blue and decorated with guitars, stars, music notes and onsies. Loved this one!

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Rock Star Cupcake Tower - Pink, Purple and Aqua

10th birthday pink purple and aqua rock star cupcake tower topper cake

Rock Star party requests are high right now so I wanted to post some designs that we did last year that haven't made it to the blog yet. This cupcake toower was designed to coordinate with the partyware and was done in pink, purple and aqua. The designs included stars, guitars, peace signs, hearts and flowers.

pink purple and aqua rock star cupcakes

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Broken Bulb Game Studios Employee Recognition Cake

Broken Bulb Studios Employee Anniversary Cake

Broken Bulb Game Studios, a locally based developer of Facebook games (and other social applications), asked us to create this cake to celebrate the employment anniversaries of several employees. We recreated their logo on top of the cake and listed the employee names and the years they've been with the company on the sides of the cake. The cake was our birthday cake flavor customized with confetti in brown, orange and yellow to coordinate with their logo, chocolate mousse filling and both American and chocolate buttercream icing. The logo on top is made from fondant.

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50th Wedding Anniversay Gold and Cream Colored Cake

gold and cream 50th wedding anniversary cake

We created this cake for a small 50th wedding anniversary celebration dinner held at a local restaurant. Cake is iced with cream colored buttercream decorated with a piped scroll design. The cake is topped with a cream and gold colored fondant multiloop bow.

This cake was inspired by the black and gold 50th wedding anniversary cupcake tower that we did last month:

black and gold 50th wedding anniversary cupcake tower

customer feeedback
The cake was wonderful. My parents were so pleased, and said they had never seen such a beautiful cake. It tasted great too!

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