Archive for the ‘Baby Shower’ Category

Sweet Polka Dot Bows & Buttons Cupcakes

Wednesday, November 6th, 2013

Design inspiration is all around us. I was recently invited to a baby shower and was inspired by the adorable invitations. The invitations arrived wrapped in pink polka dotted brown ribbon adorned with pink buttons. Wilton’s Fabric Fondant and Gum Paste Mold made it easy for me to decorate cupcakes to match the invitations and achieve amazing results! (more…)

How to Decorate an Ombre Petal Buttercream Cake

Tuesday, February 12th, 2013

I recently made an ombre petal buttercream cake to celebrate a special baby shower for a co-worker here at Wilton. I have done this “petal effect” with buttercream before and wanted to add the look of ombre coloring. Creating the petal texture is a little time consuming, but a very easy technique. (more…)

Team Pink or Team Blue?

Wednesday, January 9th, 2013

I’ve always liked the idea of gender reveal cakes – cakes with a gender-neutral outside but with pink or blue icing inside – as a fun way to learn a baby’s gender. At the same time, I wanted to know the gender of my baby the first moment I saw the positive sign on the pregnancy test. I knew I could not wait; I need to plan and prepare. (more…)

How to Make a Baby Rump Shower Cake

Thursday, July 21st, 2011

Babies are so cute! Adults are always oohing and aahing over those bundles of joy! Especially their little feet! I recently noticed the baby rump cake trend popping up and thought it was a neat idea to create a cake with the illusion of a teeny baby sleeping under a blanket. (more…)

Introducing the Wilton Giant Gummy!

Saturday, June 18th, 2011

While browsing our website, you may have noticed the debut of the Wilton Giant Gummy Kit available exclusively on Each kit includes a mold, cherry-flavored gummy mix and detailed instructions to create this adorable addition to your celebration. (more…)

Candy Buffets – Towers of Sweet Treats for Any Celebration

Monday, April 26th, 2010

Personalizing your wedding and making the day unique is a huge trend in the bridal market. A hot new idea in favors and reception fun is the candy buffet or sweet bar. (more…)

Ooh, Baby! Baby Shower Favor and Party Ideas

Friday, March 5th, 2010

Baby showers have always been a fun way to “shower” the mother-to-be with gifts and affection. Today, the hostess has many options when planning the celebration. From pastel rattles and baby feet to bright florals and bugs, the colors and themes are endless. (more…)