Thanks for stopping by the Pretty Cakes blog… an online journey into the amazing world of Cake Decorating! Please look around and see what I have been up to and perhaps how I can make a “Pretty Cake” for you!

~Dawn Fletcher

The Wonderful World of David’s Cakes Part 1

In April this year I had the pleasure of traveling to Idaho USA to train for several days with the world renowned Cake Master David MacCarfrae from England! (The man who had designed and created wedding cakes for the Royal Family!) I […]

Posted on: September 17th, 2015 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in David's Cakes

Board of Health Approved!!!

Well we did it!  The Perth County BOH has approved the Pretty Cakes kitchen and we are well on our way! I had promised finished pics as soon as it happened, but honestly… we still have some finishing touches to do before […]

Posted on: September 17th, 2015 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in News

The NEW Pretty Cakes Kitchen

Pretty Cakes news… You may have wondered “where” I have been since my last blog post… Being approved by my local Board of Health is paramount to the Pretty Cakes business and to creating cakes legally in my part of the world! […]

Posted on: August 17th, 2015 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in News

Update Pretty Cakes…

BIG NEWS turns into sad news (although there is BRIGHT SIDE to look on…) A few weeks ago I announced that Pretty Cakes would be sharing some incredible news soon… well the news is the same but unfortunately there is also a […]

Posted on: June 22nd, 2015 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in News

Bikini Anyone?

Some of you may be aware of the fact that my loving husband Mike bought himself a 2003 Harley Davidson motorcycle earlier this year… well shortly after his big purchase he informed me that he was taking a trip to Myrtle Beach […]

Posted on: June 4th, 2015 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes

A Hippie Bus For Sydnei!

Shortly after returning home from Idaho (extensive posts about my trip coming soon) my friend Laura asked me to make a birthday cake for her little girl Sydnei.  It seems that Sydnei feels she was born in the wrong decade… she is […]

Posted on: June 2nd, 2015 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes

Ruby

This blog post is intended to take you through my journey of the amazing experience I had creating my very first display cake in the early months of 2015… It all began in May or June of 2013 when I was taking […]

Posted on: May 4th, 2015 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Fake Cakes

Mermaid Cake

I was uploading some of my Pretty Cakes photos to my iPad the other day and I realized that I have not yet done a blog post about the amazing mermaid cake I had the pleasure of making a few months ago… […]

Posted on: May 3rd, 2015 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes

Happy Valentines from Pretty Cakes

I love to make Cake Pops… and EVERYONE loves Roses on Valentines… So I decided to combine the two and show you a step by step procedure that you can use to create these stunning Valentines treats for anyone on your list! […]

Posted on: February 8th, 2015 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes

A Lorax for Charlie!

My Cousin’s daughter asked me last year if I could make a cake for her son Charlies’ first birthday near the end of 2014.  Of course I was thrilled… but what the heck is a Lorax? After various Wikipedia searches, YouTube videos […]

Posted on: February 5th, 2015 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes

Who loves Doctor Who?

Connor… that’s who!  My girlfriend Kim’s son Connor is a raving Doctor Who fan, so when his birthday approached I was asked to make him a TARDIS Cake.  TARDIS stands for Time and Relative Dimension in Space and it is a time […]

Posted on: February 1st, 2015 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes

The Orchid Cake!

Ever since I was a little girl, my Aunt Debbie has had a very good friend named Heather.  She has always been very kind to me and taken an interest in my life.  Although I do not have the pleasure of seeing […]

Posted on: January 16th, 2015 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes

Everyone Loves a John Deere

I am always so thrilled to receive “repeat business”.  It tells me that I am on the right track with this business and that the client was pleased enough to order again. Such was the case when Sierra ordered a cake recently […]

Posted on: January 14th, 2015 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes