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February 18, 2015

Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day

We’re getting in the holiday spirit here at A Little Cake bakery. Enjoy some delicious holiday inspired sweets and go green! Shamrock shaped cookies, green & white (“black & white” cookies), or our huge sugar cookies sporting green sprinkles are a perfect […]
February 18, 2015

Baby Shower Duck Cake

This is a very sweet Baby Shower cake with 2-tiers of bubbly cuteness.  Made at A Little Cake bakery in Park Ridge, we’ve decorated this cake with adorable hand-sculpted 2D and 3D baby duckies, floating on fondant bubbles. The cake from A […]
February 18, 2015

4 Tier Pearl Fondant Wedding Cake

We made this beautiful 4 tier square wedding cake with a white and silver textured finish. Candy pearls are used to finish this design. All 4 tiers are iced with fondant and have a fondant ribbon around the base of each cake. Each […]
February 18, 2015

Elephant Baby Shower Cake

This is the sweetest mommy & baby elephant moment.  They were hand sculpted from modeling chocolate. This 3 tier vanilla cake is filled with raspberry mousse, bavarian cream and iced with fondant. This cake was designed from a baby shower invitation with […]
February 18, 2015

Smooth Buttercream Iced wedding Cake

This wedding cake is iced with a smooth buttercream chocolate cake and salted carmel banana filling. The cake is stacked offset leaving room to add sugar flowers. We made four sets of Calla Lilies, one for each tier. We finished each tier […]
February 18, 2015

Salted Caramel Chocolate Banana Layer Cake

Rich chocolate cake filled with chocolate mousse, salted caramel and fresh banana. This cake is iced with chocolate buttercream and drizzled salted caramel. We offer this chocolate, caramel beauty in 7inch round that feeds 7-10 people and 10inch 16-20 people.
February 18, 2015

Animal Print Sweet 16 birthday Cake

Here is a cake from a sketch to a beautiful finished product. Tatiana came to the bakery for her Sweet 16 birthday cake. She wanted to follow the theme of her party so she had some ideas on what she wanted us […]
February 18, 2015

Owl Tree Baby Shower Cake

This is a 2-tier “tree trunk” Baby Shower cake. Each tier is covered in fondant and tool imprinted to have a bark pattern. It is hand-painted to have the life-like bark coloring and shading. A heart is carved into the “trunk bark” […]
February 18, 2015

3D Watering Can & Flowers Cake

Spring has Sprung! Doing a little Spring cleaning of our own, we came across a cake from the past: a 3D sculpted Watering Can Cake. The Watering Can cake is given a metallic silver finish on the fondant surface. The top is […]
February 18, 2015

Sweet 16 Birthday Cake

We recreated this beautiful underwater cake for a Sweet 16 birthday.  Its all edible!!!  The star fish and seashells are made out of modelling chocolate.  This 4 tiered cake is iced with fondant and the scaling details and airbrushing give it some […]