Posts by Lynlee Beckett

Lynlee North Beckett
Lynlee founded Lynlee’s Petite Cakes in 2010, shortly after throwing her daughter’s 3rd birthday party, when her love of planning parties, crafting and decorating cupcakes culminated into an undeniable passion. After working in the fashion industry as an Accessories buyer for 10 years, Lynlee transitioned into the baking world, specializing in fondant cupcake and cake toppers. As a self-taught fondant artist, she now focuses on providing fondant and party inspiration and tutorials to others through her blog and publications and is the author of the book "Sweet & Unique Cupcake Toppers," scheduled to be released in the Spring of 2014. Lynlee loves all things Parisian and her sweet family, consisting of her hubby, daughter and French poodle.

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Wedding Cake Wednesday: Ideas for Personalizing Wedding Cupcakes

Cultural Wedding Cupcakes

Cupcakes continue to be a popular trend for wedding celebrations around the world. Traditional tiered cakes are frequently replaced with cupcake towers and unconventional presentations, displaying single-serving confections that can be easily served to guests. The couple's culture and heritage are often celebrated and integrated within their nuptial themes, including the cupcake designs.

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Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas Cupcake

Reindeer Christmas Cupcakes

The Christmas season just isn't complete without delicious holiday sweets and treats! From gift exchanges to office parties to family and friend get-togethers, the opportunities for baking are abundant. This year, forgo the traditional pudding and yule log and put your decorating skills to work in creating Christmas cupcakes for every festivity.

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Save the Day With These Superhero Cupcakes

Captain American Fondant Cupcake Toppers

Superheroes have always been prominent in comic books, television shows and films, but their popularity have soared to new heights in the recent years with every massive blockbuster movie hit. Their enormous following is comprised of both children and adults alike, making superhero cupcakes one of the most requested themes. We're here to provide inspiration to help you save the day with these superhero cupcakes!

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The Sweet World of Candy Land Cakes and Cupcakes

Candy Land Cupcakes

The only thing sweeter than cakes or cupcakes are those decorated with candy! Due to the ongoing popularity of this classic children's board game, Candy Land has continued to be a prominent theme in confections and celebrations. This delicious motif is also easily translated into holiday and Christmas desserts, especially with the use of gingerbread men and their sugar-coated houses.

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’80s Themed Cupcakes and Treats: Pour Some Sugar on Me!

Cookie painted to look like notebook paper with Bon Jovi lyrics scribbled on

'80s cupcakes and sweet treats are all the rage and in high demand as neon, retro cartoons and toys, and ghost-busting have recently made a comeback, especially with those who grew up in the decade! For adults feeling nostalgic and young ones being introduced to the trend, the resurgence of various cultural icons and fads have increased the popularity of 1980s-inspired parties and celebrations. Like, totally check out these rad '80s cupcakes and confections that are sure to make your next creation so totally awesome!

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