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This Cake Has a Working Chandelier

First off, you thought I wasn't coming back, weren't you? You thought I was teasing you, as I've done so many times before. Darlings, you know me so well. You weren't wrong to think such things. Anyway, it has come to my attention that Cake Opera Co., the makers of the most awe-inspiring Marie-inspired cakes … Continue reading This Cake Has a Working Chandelier

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We Visit: Brooklyn’s Marie Antointette-Inspired Cocktail Bar

Darlings, I've been gone for so long. But gone in blogging, not gone in spirit, which is most important. You, my heart, have been with me at all times. I return for a very important reason. A Marie Antoinette-inspired bar OPENED IN MY NEIGHBORHOOD. This is a real thing that happened. I come here to … Continue reading We Visit: Brooklyn’s Marie Antointette-Inspired Cocktail Bar

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Date: April 26 2013
Location: Roxwell, Essex.
LET THEM EAT CAKE: Cake maker, Amanda Macleod has made an award winning cake version of Mary Antionette!

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 in the day.  To read more about this amazing feat, check out the story in … Continue reading The Marie Antoinette Cake That Took 6 Months To Make

A reader asks: Games and a ideas for a 21st birthday?

  Each Sunday the former queen of France answers your question on love and life. She's got a bit of a backlog after a time away, but she's working her way through them.  Hi There! I am about to turn 21 and I'm going to celebrate with a Marie Antoinette party!  I was just wondering … Continue reading A reader asks: Games and a ideas for a 21st birthday?

How to Watch the Royal Wedding (Includes Wedding Bingo)

I would say that Royal Weddings for this blog are the equivalent of the Super Bowl or the Olympics are to other blogs. But Royal Weddings are far more special and more rare, making them the eclipse or Haley's comet of royal-inspired novelty blogs like my own. Lest you waste any opportunity to soak up … Continue reading How to Watch the Royal Wedding (Includes Wedding Bingo)

Royal Wedding! Teal and Tangerine Marie Antoinette Wedding

Kate and Will have nothing on Marie and Louis. The masters at Cake Opera have been at it again and this time with a Marie Antoinette Royal Wedding. The Toronto baker's efforts have been captured by wedding mag WedLuxe. Cake Opera, you'll remember from my posts here and here, is a pastry shop run by … Continue reading Royal Wedding! Teal and Tangerine Marie Antoinette Wedding