Featured in The Knot & Southern California Brides!!!

Well, I have been wanting to share this wonderful news with all of you for a LONG time, but I had to wait until I had the magazine images in hand so I could show you the FABULOUS news!  As you can tell from the title…my cake and cookies were featured in not one, but two top wedding magazines!  I couldn’t believe my ears when Karrie, the bride and one of my best friends, said that The Knot had contacted her talented photographer, Amy Squires, about publishing her wedding as a featured “real wedding” in their national magazine!  We both screamed and jumped up and down and patiently waited as the issue came to print. Then we ran down to Border’s and picked up our own copies to share with friends and family!  To let a little secret out I actually had to end up frosting, decorating, and stacking the whole cake at the hotel room the night and morning of the wedding since it was in San Diego and I needed to be there for all the festivities too (that’s what friends are for right!)  Well all my pain, sweat, and tears paid off when I saw Karrie and Brian’s face as they saw the cake…getting published in a magazine was just the cherry on top!  

Another funny thing is that TheKnot.com is actually featuring Karrie & Brian’s wedding as their featured “Wedding of the Week” this week on their website!  Check it out here!

For everyone that doesn’t know Karrie, she is one of the most talented people I know.  I go to her for everything…her opinion, expertise on decorating, getting my website designed, and anything else I can think of!  She is a graphic designer who specializes in website design and custom invitations, but really can basically do anything creative!  She designed and made everything for her wedding decorations and I am so glad that The Knot recognized her amazing talent!

Well, if getting in one magazine wasn’t enough I was contacted by Southern California Brides about my silhouette cookies that I made for their wedding.  They loved that I custom made the cookie cutters to match the bride and groom’s exact silhouettes and then designed the cake to incorporate their modern color scheme and design.  

I thought I would leave you with these pictures of the beautiful bride and I…thanks so much Karrie for designing an amazing wedding and asking me to help along the way!  Love you! 

 

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40 Responses to “Featured in The Knot & Southern California Brides!!!”

  1. wow what nice news. Your cakes surely deserve first page :)

  2. Julie says:

    Congrats! Love the silhouette cookies – such an elegant touch!

  3. Laura says:

    congrats! you two are both beautiful and love the cake! : )

  4. Rachel says:

    Congratulations, that is really cool!

  5. Chris says:

    Congratulations, you surely deserve all this credit; although I’m sure everyone tells you how good your stuff is affirmation from such credited opionions sure doesn’t hurt. Keep them coming!

  6. Diana says:

    Congratulations Melody! I think this is just the beginning of many magazine spreads…you are one talented young lady!

  7. you girls are amazing!!! xoxo ash

  8. Kris says:

    Congratulations Melody! You are certainly well deserving of such an honor!!!

  9. Congrats! That is so exciting! Those cookies and cake were just perfect. I think it is one of my favorite weddings I’ve seen on all the wedding blogs.

  10. sharyl says:

    oh wow! congratulations! that’s very very exciting!

  11. Kathia says:

    Congratulations!! You deserve it, your job is amazing!!!

  12. lisa smiley says:

    Congratulations! So much fun. That makes it even better…beautiful bride, wedding, cake, cookies, everything!!

  13. Kathy says:

    Oh, wow! Congratulations Melody!!! You deserve to be recognized for your hard work and amazing creations! :o )

  14. wow! congrats!!!! that is so amazing! you decorated that cake in a hotel room, wow, seriously amazing =)

  15. Bunny says:

    WOW!!!!!! This is wonderful news girl!! You’re gonna be busier than ever now!!

  16. Just a Girl says:

    Congrats Darling, you deserve it, just when we think we can’t sweat or cry anymore something fabulous happens!!! You are truly talented.

  17. dlb says:

    Congratulations! The spread looks really great. I’m so happy for you!

  18. Leslie says:

    How awesome is that! CONGRATS famous one!

  19. Gigi says:

    Freaking awesome! Congrats! I have just spent the last 20 minutes going through all the baked works of art you have made! As always, I am totally impressed. Great job!

  20. Brava Melody! Beautiful cake and cookies!

  21. Elizabeth says:

    Amazing! Congratulations…your work deserves to be published for sure!

  22. Megan says:

    I can’t think of anyone more deserving than you – you are so talented and creative! Congratulations!

  23. Roxy says:

    Awesome! You deserve it and I am so excited for you and your business!

  24. jana says:

    Congratulations, Melody! We (the readers of your website) already knew how talented you were! Go international, Melody! We will support you.
    I just hope – in few years – you’ll still talk/ write to us (us – everyday people on your website) – as you will be very very famous!

    You know – it is not so simple to me to write you – maybe you feel like I am writting always just nice words. It is not so simple – you reflect the style in cakes, decorating cakes I really love. Simple, colourful and modern!
    Go Melody, go!

  25. June says:

    Oh wow, congratulations!! That is very exciting news and such an award for all your hard work. You totally deserve every bit. I love all your creations.

  26. Congrats! How exciting for you!

  27. Dana says:

    CONGRATULATIONS!!
    That is so very cool. You must be over the moon.
    P.S. That is my favorite cake of yours!

  28. jesi haack says:

    ummm, yeah baby! you deserve it! both of you! congratulations girls!

  29. sugared says:

    BRAVO! Congrats and much deserved!!

  30. Emily says:

    Aw, you look gorgeous!

    Congrats! This is well deserved. I’m not surprised at all. You’re going to be famous! I can’t wait to see you on a Food Network cake challenge.

  31. Jennifer says:

    Congratulations, this is much deserved! You are so very talented.

  32. Wow! How exciting! Congrats to you and the new bride.

  33. Thrilling Mel! I am so happy for you, this is excellent news!

  34. ingrid says:

    Congrats on all the exposure!

    Happy Easter!
    ~ingrid

  35. chefectomy says:

    Congratulations Mel although I am hardly surprised. Your work is so gorgeous.

    –Marc

  36. Christy says:

    That’s great! Congratulations!!

  37. Joanne says:

    I agree with Marc. Congratulations, much deserved!!!!

  38. Aly says:

    More congratualtions!!! You definitely deserve every spec of credit you got… and more! For those of us who love to follow your work and appreciate your teachings and advice, I will say, “Cheers!” Here’s to your wonderful and ever blossoming career!!! :)

  39. That is great news! You totally deserve it!

  40. Aimee says:

    Congrats, Sweetie! That is big news indeed! You’re going to have a busy summer!

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