Going Naked

Going NakedThe Story of Naked Cakes!  Naked…Cakes….What is that????   Well, going naked has become a hot new trend for wedding cakes creations.

The traditional wedding cake is typically frosted with white icing, but the wedding cake is about to get a serious make-under.  More and more brides are opting to Going Naked!  These pared-down creations that forgo an outer layer of icing, so that the texture of the cake and the colors inside are on […]

By |May 15th, 2017|

It’s a Wrap!

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A winter wedding in December for the Bride Diane and the Groom Brian.  The GOLD……well…It’s a Wrap! The winter season is the most perfect time to get married in Arizona.  With the mild temperatures, and oh my the sunshine abounds!  The venue they chose for their special day was The Seville Golf and Country Club.   It is so picture perfect! And gorgeous!  Our Sue Jacobs […]

By |May 11th, 2017|

Regency Garden Wedding

regency garden wedding sue jacobs cake still life studiosSuch a BEAUTIFUL Bride Kristin and Handsome Groom John!  They selected the Regency Garden located in Downtown Mesa Arizona for their special wedding day!  It was a Regency Garden Wedding!  Just imagine Kristin walking down the aisle in the midst of the gorgeous tree lined gardens. With colorful flowers, and the sound of trickling fountains in the background.  After their romantic wedding, came the cocktail hour, and […]

By |May 8th, 2017|

Spring Wedding

 

sue jacobs cakes spring weddingSpring has Sprung!  Are you wondering what the latest trends in the wedding world are for a Spring Wedding?  So many fun ideas!  You may have trouble picking your favorite!!

Top Spring Trends for 2017
*Watercolor Palettes
*Gorgeous and soft pastel colors
*Tall Tiers
Taller wedding cakes are very popular right now, 5-7 tiers are most common. We Love this fun modern look!
*Colored Jewelry
Typical wedding jewelry use to be diamonds, this season, colored gems are hot
*Interactive Stations and […]

By |May 4th, 2017|

Fresh Flowers on Wedding Cakes

fresh flowers on wedding cakes sue jacobs cakesFresh flowers on Wedding Cakes – is it popular?

Fresh flowers add a beautiful and vibrant quality to your cake, bringing in a great pop of color!!  Whether it is a fancy, elegant over the top wedding cake or a fun birthday or celebration cake. Adding Fresh Flowers to Wedding Cakes is our favorite!

When it comes to selecting decor for both the ceremony and reception, couples LOVE flowers. Fresh […]

By |May 1st, 2017|

Wedding Signature Cocktail

wedding signature cocktail sue jacobs cakesWe know a fun way to elevate your wedding reception, and also quench your guest’s thirst at the same time!!!   A good drink—especially one personalized to you and your significant others tastes.  Having a Wedding Signature Cocktail is a great way to bring some PIZZAZZ to your special wedding day!!!!!

There are super fun, easy, and super delicious signature drink recipes available.  This is  guaranteed to be a hit on […]

By |April 27th, 2017|

Cascading Flowers

cascading flowers sue jacobs cakes still life studiosBride Jonelle and Groom Paul were married at the Seville Golf and Country Club.  It was the most perfect Spring day in May for a wedding!!! With Cascading Flowers flowing down the elegant four tier wedding cake!  Flowers provided by Kristen with Blume Events, located in Mesa Arizona.  This company!!!!  Always deliveries the highest quality floral.  Blush and Ivory ombre’ cascading and flowing from top to […]

By |April 24th, 2017|

Pets in Your Wedding!

pets in your wedding sue jacobs cakes elizabeth douglas photographyFido, as your ring bearer – having Pets in Your Wedding!

Maybe you and your fiancé share a very special pet, and you are considering including them as part of your special wedding day.  Or possibly you can’t imagine walking down the aisle without your “dear to you”, childhood puppy.  There are plenty of ways to make your favorite animal a part of your wedding day.  From […]

By |April 20th, 2017|

Harry Potter Wedding Cake

harry potter wedding cake sue jacobs cakes Lisa Eley Photographyharry potter wedding cake sue jacobs cakes Lisa Eley PhotographyCertainly not the usual traditional wedding cake.  They selected a Harry Potter Wedding Cake!  This couple Bride Rachel (LOVE HER NAME – that’s my daughter’s name), and Groom Duane had a bit of fun.  They chose to bring in a bit of their own personality, and fun […]

By |April 17th, 2017|

Wedding Cake History

wedding cake history sue jacobs cakesWedding Cake History!

Have you ever wondered why people serve cake at their wedding receptions?   Here at the Sue Jacobs Cakes Bakery, we decided do a bit of research and discover the tradition behind the wedding cake history.

According to Wikipedia
“The contemporary wedding cake has grown out of several different ethnic traditions. One of the first traditions began in Ancient Rome where bread was broken over the bride’s head […]

By |April 13th, 2017|