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The Marie Antoinette Cake That Took 6 Months To Make

Darlings, you have to lay eyes on this major confection created by a British mother for the country’s Cake International competition. The cake took more than 200 hours to complete and features sugar eyelashes, something I wish I had back … Continue reading

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Tiny, lacey Marie Antoinette petits fours

    For those needing a Cupcake Display upgrade, this Marie is a simple figure atop a tiered tray with doilies for skirts. From Ullabenulla.  For more Marie Antoinette Party ideas, click here.        

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Marie Antoinette Cards…and a giveaway!

We’ve done our share of party planning but when I saw these Marie-inspired cards at a store near my house, I had to post them. They’re made by a card company called Calypso and they are fabulous. Cards for birthdays… … Continue reading

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Imbibe! The Marie Antoinette Cocktail

In this Wednesday series we tackle Marie Antoinette party ideas. We’ve covered cakes [here and here] and invitations [here and here] and even party accessories, dress code and decor. Today we enjoy a specialty cocktail. There are various Marie Antoinette … Continue reading

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Tower of Macarons! Centerpiece for a Marie Antoinette Party

In this Wednesday series we tackle Marie Antoinete party ideas. We’ve covered cakes [here and here] and invitations [here and here] and even party accessories, dress code and decor. Every dessert table needs a centerpiece. Why bother when with flowers … Continue reading

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Planning the Marie Antoinette Party: Decor

For an exhaustive Marie Antoinette Party planning guide click here Party like it’s 1785! Anyone can have an 80s party, but as we’ve been discussing in this space, the real fun comes from a 1780s party. A Marie Antoinette party … Continue reading

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Planning the Marie Antoinette Party: Even more awesome Marie-inspired invites

For an exhaustive Marie Antoinette Party planning guide click here. For the past few weeks we’ve used our Wednesdays to discuss the very important matter of planning the Marie Antoinette party. I’ve covered cakes and more cakes and last Wednesday … Continue reading

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Covet this: Chocolates from Marie’s court

Like any true lover of life, Marie chose her indulgences carefully. Her drink of choice was water from the Ville d’Avray. Her drug of choice for many years was high couture. And Marie, like you and I, was a lover … Continue reading

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