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

Pretty “Beach” Cake for Kim!

My Sister-in-law, Cynthia has a neighbour who was celebrating a special birthday this year… Kim was turning 50 in June and Cynth wanted to surprise her with a tasty gift.  The cake needed to be incredibly small as there would only be […]

Posted on: October 13th, 2014 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes

Monica’s Pretty Cake!

I particularly love making Pretty Birthday Cakes for my family! My youngest Aunt (Monica) had a special birthday last year on August 8th and I invited her and my entire family over for a bbq and celebration.  This Pretty Cake was a […]

Posted on: August 9th, 2014 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes

No Bake Watermelon Pretty Cake

While not the traditional type of Pretty Cake that I usually create… this watermelon cake is sure to be an easy favourite for everyone… The idea came about when our friends Lloyd and Sandie and their kids were hoping to come to […]

Posted on: July 12th, 2014 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Food

Golf Anyone?

My previous post was about my brother in law Patrick and the collaboration with my niece Karen to make him a Pretty Cake for his birthday this year… Immediately following that cake I decided to make his wife Cynthia a Pretty Cake […]

Posted on: July 12th, 2014 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes

The Handyman Cake

My niece Karen and I decided to work on a special cake this year for Mike’s brother (her Uncle) Pat’s Birthday… Patrick is actually a much sought after contractor in our area.  He built the family cottage a few years ago… and […]

Posted on: July 11th, 2014 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes, Wilton School

Butterflies and Staircase Cake!

I took an order for a rather large cake to celebrate an 18th Birthday.  The client, Theresa, wanted it for her daughter’s party as well as 100 cupcakes packaged for guests to take home as favours. Oh… and she wanted a staircase […]

Posted on: July 4th, 2014 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes

Con”grad”ulations Annika!

This month marked the Grade 8 graduation for my youngest cousin Annika!  My Aunt Monica asked me to make some graduation cookies in her school colours to be given out to all of the graduating class. I decided to use a cookie […]

Posted on: July 2nd, 2014 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes

Air Cadet Birthday Cake!

My beautiful little niece Katrina shares a birthday with ME!  This year I made her a “Pretty Cake” that was just her style… Katrina is in the Air Cadets and plays drums also, so I designed for her a 2 tier cake […]

Posted on: June 25th, 2014 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes

Gum Paste Gerbera Daisies!

I have been writing quite a bit lately about buttercream and fondant cakes, and I think it is time to share another gum paste project that I have done. .. Gum paste is most often used to create flowers and bows etc […]

Posted on: June 23rd, 2014 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes, Wilton School

A “Sweet Pea Anniversary Cake” from Sweetie!

My Aunt Debbie has always called me “Sweetie”, and this June she and My Uncle Randy celebrated their 15th Wedding Anniversary!  Wow… 15years… how time flies!  Such an important milestone should be marked with a Pretty Cake. Don’t you think? I chose […]

Posted on: June 13th, 2014 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes

A Cake Fit for a Gladiator!

My dear friend Kim has a 17 year old son who went to Italy this year on a school trip.  He returned home with a new girlfriend and a true love of all things Italian!  Of course a special birthday cake was […]

Posted on: June 11th, 2014 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes

“The Twins Are 21 Cake”!

March 15th marks the birthday for my twin niece’s Karen and Kelly Ribble.  This year (2014) the girls turned 21 and Mike’s Mom planned a family birthday party.  I was thrilled to make an extra special Pretty Cake for them! The pressure […]

Posted on: May 21st, 2014 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes

The Blue Lizard Collection…

Michael and I are pleased to know the owners of Blue Lizard Productions in Cambridge, ON.  Angela Kafadar-Clevely and Scott Clevely have been friends and business associates for years and I was thrilled when Ange asked me to create some branded giveaways […]

Posted on: May 18th, 2014 by Pretty Cakes | Posted in Pretty Cakes