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.

Cake Decorating Blog

7 Sweet Elephant Cupcakes: Go Nuts!

What can be cuter than elephants? Elephants and cupcakes! In appreciation of the largest land mammal in the world, Elephant Appreciation Day was declared in 1996 and observed annually on the 22nd of September. Whether you're commemorating Elephant Appreciation Day or baking for a jungle or circus-themed event, you'll be inspired by these elephant adorned cupcakes and fondant toppers perfect for preparing for a mammoth celebration of your own! Read more »

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Sweet Cupcake Towers

Bunting Themed Cupcake TowerTake your cake and cupcake decorating skills to new heights with inspiration for the construction of cupcake towers for events of all kinds, including weddings, birthdays and celebrations of various sizes and themes! Read more »

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Fondant Decorations for Cupcakes and Cookies and Treats! Oh My!

Cupcakes with Fondant DecorThere's no doubt that the use of fondant on cakes can transform them into gorgeous works of art. But fondant can also be such a fun medium with which to work for a variety of other desserts, such as cupcakes, cookies and cereal treats. Since dessert tables continue to be a popular trend, finding creative ways to embellish sweets is the perfect opportunity to put fondant to use in more imaginative ways. Read more »