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Cake Decorating Bootcamp Week 4: Chanel couture handbag cake

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Starting May 3, we have a new Cake Decorating Bootcamp. Over the course of four weeks, our professional & lovely Cake Designer will work with you & teach you a variety of techniques to make your own showstopping cakes.

Over four weeks, you will learn the following:

  • Week 1: Cake styling & decorating
  • Week 2: Romantic vintage wedding cake 
  • Week 3: Painting and piping on cakes
    Week 4: Couture cake: Chanel handbag

Week four will teach you to make this classic Chanel handbag cake.

This class teaches modeling techniques, fondant texture & cake shaping, and metallics to create your own edible work of fashion.

Week 1 starts Saturday, May 3 & runs until Saturday, May 31. Space is limited so sign up now!

Click here for more information.

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TOP 10 LIST: DESIGNER CUPCAKES FROM LE DOLCI

We’ve made a few custom cupcakes for fashionistas with a sweet sweet tooth – so many that we had to make a top 10 list! Which cup cake topper is your favourite?

You can order custom cupcakes with your favourite designers brand toppers, or you can take our Designer Cupcake Decorating class and make your own.

Here’s our countdown!

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NUMBER 10. Michael Kors – This Michael Kors cupcake is for the girl who loves to go on the town– and eat cupcakes!

 

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NUMBER 9. Coach – This mini Coach wristlet topper is small and dainty like the purse it’s modeled after.

 

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NUMBER 8. Chanel N°5 – Chanel N°5 is one of the best selling perfumes in the world and everyone from Marilyn Monroe to Nicole Kidman have endorsed it in the past. The perfume now comes in a new flavour – cupcake!

 

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NUMBER 7. Coach – We love Coach bags because they represent tradition and quality – and this sweet Coach cupcake reminds us of that!

 

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NUMBER 6. Prada – This red Prada cupcake topper is for the fashionista with a sweet tooth!

 

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NUMBER 5. Gucci – Why have one Gucci bag when you have two? This fashionista has two edible Gucci bags – daytime and evening bag – perfect no matter what the occasion.

 

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NUMBER 4. Tiffany & Co. – What girl doesn’t love a Tiffany bracelet? This cupcake shows love in its edible form.

 

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NUMBER 3. Christian Loubintin – Oo lala! We’re in love with this Christian Louboutin cupcake. This is the only edible pair of heels out there!

 

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NUMBER 2. Louis Vuitton – This Louis Vuitton cupcake adds a bright touch to any fashionista’s day!

Last but not least, number 1!

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NUMBER 1. Chanel – Chanel, mon Cherie! A black-and-white diamond stitched Chanel bag is a timeless classic and these cupcakes capture that spirit.
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Things We Love: Le Dolci’s 10 custom cakes

Le Dolci’s top 10 custom cakes

This past year, we’ve made quite a few custom cakes! Here are our top ten picks for you. Which one is your favourite?

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#10. This custom Hello Kitty fondant cake brings out our inner child!
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#9. “Shaken, not stirred.” This custom James Bond fondant birthday cake was probably given to a Man of Mystery!
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#8. Oo la la! This custom birthday cake brought out our inner fashionista.
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#7. Audrey had a sweet birthday with this custom Minnie Mouse fondant cake!
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#6. This fashionista got a custom birthday cake complete with a seamstress’s tools!
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#5. We’re in love with this sugar flower birthday cake. Nichole is one lucky birthday girl!
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#4. We made this cake for our favourite winery in Niagara  – Rosewood Winery.
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#3. This custom birthday cake is filled with Xenia’s favourite things, including a Louis Vuitton bag!
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#2. If Jose doesn’t wanna taco bout it, his custom birthday cake says it all for him.
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#1. This custom fondant piano cake was a surprise for one lucky birthday guy!

Let us make your next special occasion sweet! View more sugary works of art at our custom cakes page and wedding cakes page. To place an order, email us at orders@ledolci.com or call us at 416-262-3400.

Stay tuned for the next top 10 list!

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Cupcakes & Couture with Pink the Town

Check out the fun that we had with our old friends from TrendHunter.com and our new friends from Pink the Town. The evening was filled with mingling, sipping drinks and of course making glamorous couture-inspired cupcakes. Fashionistas attending learned to make a Hermes bag, a Tiffany bracelet and a Prada handbag.

Check out the fun we had:

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Cupcakes & Couture at Le Dolci

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We are partnering with Pink the Town to host a sweet filled event next month! Join us at the Cupcakes & Couture event for an evening of fun, sipping drinks and mingling with other fashionistas. You will decorate cupcakes inspired by today’s hottest designers, from Chanel to Louis Vuitton & Michael Kors!

Date: Thursday May 9, 2013
Time: 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm
Address: Le Dolci Cupcakes & Cakes
1006 Dundas Street West. Toronto ON.

Space is limited so get your ticket now! Visit http://pttcupcakescouture.eventbrite.com

This is a 19+ event.

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Things We Love: Designer Cake-Pops !

Fashion week is coming soon to Toronto and we couldn’t be more excited to see what our favourite designers have been up to this season! Fashion fever is definitely spreading quickly in the Le Dolci Studio and among our fashionable designer-cupcake students!

As you may have heard, we’ve added extra designer cupcake classes during Toronto Fashion Week (TFW) week to accommodate all of our chic friends who wish to celebrate this season’s latest designer collections with their very own Prada, Hermes, Chanel and Tiffany’s buttercream cupcakes creations!

And it seems like we’re not the only ones! “Molly Bakes Cupcakes” the fabulous UK based bakery has also caught the fashion fever with her cake-pop creations! Styled in the image of some of the industry’s best designers, these delicious cake-pops are sure to leave any fashionista drooling! Check out some of the pictures we found  on one of our favourite blogs : Cupcakestakethecake.blogspot.com

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Things we love: Inspirational Blogs featuring food, fashion and unique goodies

Le Dolci is all about creativity, inspiration and all things cool! Every once in a while we love to surf the blog-o-sphere for some artistic inspiration! Whether it’s pictures of designer swag or creative shots of fashion forward items we love to take a peek at whats new on the web! Some of our favourite inspirational Blogs include http://www.pretaportea.com and cupcakesandcashmere.com.

Pretaportea.com offers a mixture of inspirational photographs highlighting designer goods, the latest in fashion and a variety of unique items and Emily Schuman’s blog cupcakesandcashmere.com is a personal blog documenting Emily’s fashion, interior decorating and baking skills.

Both blogs are full of inspiration and offer baking ideas, recipes, and D.I.Y posts daily! Check them out whenever you are feeling low on ideas!

Happy Baking from Le Dolci!

Emily, “cupcakesandcashmere.com”

 
“www.pretaportea.com”