Bella Cupcake Couture

Saturday, May 29, 2010


We have a bit of amazing news to share. We received a call by one of Martha Stewarts special event editors and were asked to create a custom wrapper. We are so overjoyed at the opportunity and can't wait to share once the article comes out!!! Date still TBD.

If you recall, we were also selected as a Martha Stewart "Doer of the Week" last November. See details HERE We are very honored that they're team appreciates what we are doing here at Bella Cupcake Couture including the style and high quality of our wrappers.

Friday, May 21, 2010

Cakespy Shop Opens on Capitol Hill

For many of you, this may be old news but it is news I must continue to share! One of the cutest little gals of the cupcake community Jessie Oleson has opened her Cakespy Shop. Jessie's new shop is in fun and hip neighborhood of Capitol Hill; located at 415 E Pine Street, Seattle WA 98122 - Tue-Sun 12-7 PM.

I have recapped my visit to the Grand Opening event for you today with some photos and a bit about the special day.

Cute little sign in the window of the new Cakespy Shop

The Cakespy Mission.

Cakespy has a lot of fun branded products including coffee mugs, tshirts,
and of course her fabulous artwork.

Jessie's husband (Danny) and his band. They are seriously good. So not just a couple of sweet faces.... there is a lot of talent in this family.

The fun decor Cakespy painted on the back wall.

The Cakespy tribute to the closing Lusty Lady (and one of my new art pieces).

Custom Cakespy cupcakes from Trophy Cupcakes.

For all those who know Jessie and/or her artwork; know she is one of the sweetest talented ladies in the world. It was nice to see her so happy and enjoying this special day with all her friends, family and fans.

Congratulations Cakespy (aka Jessie) on your new digs. We know you and Cuppie (more about him HERE) will be very happy, welcomed and loved by many.

For more sweetness, visit the Cakespy website. We are a proud sponsor of this adorable company. Also to check out the Cakespy interview of Bella Cupcake Couture visit HERE

Thursday, May 13, 2010

"A Sweet Pair" for Breast Cancer Awareness

Bella Cupcake Couture is a proud sponsor of the Seattle "Save the Girls" 2nd annual designer bra fashion show. We were also honored to be asked to design a bra by the ladies of the Little Black Dress Events team.

It started with this beauty above sent to us in the mail......And turned into this!

We have named our Bella Cupcake Couture design: “A Sweet Pair”

Designer Bra Description: Watch your bossom blossom with this stylish bra adorned with Bella Cupcake Couture’s Meisha cupcake wrappers. The pattern features a delightful pattern inspired by natures own sweet little Millinery birds perfectly paired and perched upon cherry blossom branches.

We can't wait to see our model strut her stuff down the runway this Sunday. We picture her wearing a sweet little pink tutu with sassy shoes. Whatever she wears it with, we are just so proud to be a part of this special cause.

Tickets are now $15 for General Admission which includes entry, Tully’s coffee, New York Cupcakes, FUZE drinks and a fabulous show!

VIP is $30 which includes all of the above plus one glass of wine, free food, and a fabulous swag bags retailing over $ please spread the word for this great cause.

For tickets and more details, visit: HERE

And to pick up your own sweet little Meisha bird and blossom cupcake wrappers visit HERE.

Monday, May 10, 2010

Port-A-Bella Bella

The weekend before last, I visited my mother in Port Orchard, WA. While I was there we went down to visit the Port Orchard Farmers Market to sample Bella Bella Cupcakes. This team of bakers was recently a sponsor in CupcakeCamp Seattle and came in 1st place for Best Seattle theme with their Pacific NW Sustainable Granola Cupcake (seen below).
While there we selected six velvet, mocha, coconut, lemon raspberry x2 and Nutella (or was it hazelnut?). The lemon raspberry was my favorite! Loved the sweet and tangy combo.

One of the owners Donna was there with one of the other owners Amie's brother. He was in town visiting from Alaska and helping out his sister to spread the love of cupcakes at the market.

They had a pretty sweet display of cupcakes. Including this one below.... ;) feauturing our Bella Cupcake Couture in Lu Lu Red/White.

While there I also ran into another CupcakeCamp Seattle participant Little Miss Cupcake; Crissie. She was there helping with the family business; Taste of Eden. They had a huge selection of tasty pastries and breads. I picked up a delicious lemon blueberry loaf.

All in all it was a sweet day in Port Orchard with Bella Bella Cupcakes and Little Miss Cupcakes!