Cakes play a huge part in celebrations. For decades, this iconic and delectable dessert has been referred to as the centerpiece to parties and other joyous occasions. Being a traditional dessert to weddings, it is highly essential for couples to grab a cake that can easily capture the attention of their guests while fully defining the theme of their wedding and complementing their love story. There are a lot of talented cake designers in the Philippines that can surely give you the wedding cake of your dreams. With different techniques, ideas, and style these cake designers can definitely come up with the best cakes possible. Check out TWV’s list of the Top 10 Bespoke Wedding Cake Designers in the Philippines.
Top 10 Bespoke Wedding Cake Designers in the Philippines
10. Yumi Castrillo, for Flawless Craftsmanship and Tasty Flavour
Atty. Yumi Castrillo, the founder and cake artist of Piece of Cake, was a trained lawyer and bar passer. While practicing law, she felt as if something in her life was missing, so she began searching for a way to release her creative cravings. This led her towards her journey to the wonderful world of sugar flowers. Yumi’s style in cake making is definitely simple and lively. She is primarily focused on wedding cakes, but she can also give you a fully-styled dessert table for your big day.
9. Joy San Gabriel, for Beautifully-Created Cakes
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Joy San Gabriel is a patisserie who creates wonderful and delicate cakes for well-known restaurants and big celebrations in the Philippines. With over two decades of experience, she conducts classes for aspiring bakers in order to share her knowledge and expertise in the field. She can easily provide couples with elegant cakes that their guests will surely love.
8. Alex Franco Cakes, for Eye-Catching Masterpieces
Behind Alex Franco Cakes is the husband and wife team of Alex and Rosan. They are popular in the wedding cake scene because of all the edible layers of their cakes along with real fruits and flowers that are used as embellishments. All their creations are made with love and affection, so every bite will surely make your tummy happy and satisfied.
7. Cake Couture by Trina, for Whimsical Works-of-Art
After finishing a culinary degree at the Center of Asian Culinary Studies in San Juan, Metro Manila, Trina decided to pursue the pastry side of cooking. She enrolled at the Wilton School of Cake Decorating in Chicago and underwent training under the internationally-renowned cake decorator, Colette Peters. She is now the proud owner of Cake Couture, a lovely cake studio based in Cebu City, Philippines. If you are looking for unique, colorful, and vibrant creations, Cake Couture By Trina is the perfect choice for you. Following you and your partner’s whims and desires, Trina and her team can make you the best tasting and hand carved cakes.
6. Heny Sison, for Opulent and Intricate Designs
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One of the most trusted names in the cake making industry is Heny Sison, popularly referred to as Chef Heny. She is a pastry chef, cake decorator and TV anchor with many years of experience under belt. She is the founder of Heny Sison Culinary School. Chef Heny has trained in various international culinary schools including Wilton School of Cake Decorating and Confectionery in Woodridge, Illinois, L’Academie de Cuisine in Bethesda, Maryland and Maid of Scandinavia in Minneapolis. She hosted a Sunday cooking show entitled A Taste of Life with Heny Sison.
5. Judy Uson, for Hand-Painted Sweet Treats
Judy Uson, also known as The Cake Artist, is amazing when it comes to intricate sugar art. With the help of her background in Fine Arts, she can make beautiful and lovely cakes that are carefully crafted. Judy, along with her talented team, can even make almost everything on the cake edible —from the lace, the ribbons, and even the flowers. Give them a call for bespoke cakes that reflect your theme and personality.
4. Pastry Bin, for Perfect and Flawless Cakes
For more than two decades now, Pastry Bin has been providing various events with the grandest and most impressive cakes. This cake company is born because of their master cake maker and decorator, Penk Ching, who shares the same passion for cakes with her sister and business partner, Shen Ratilla. Pastry Bin is considered as a pioneer in the wedding cake industry. Their team of artistic cake makers is truly ideal if you are going for an elegant and stylish wedding.
3. The Delightful Miss Joyce, for a Blossomy Touch
Joyce Urieta, the lady behind The Delightful Miss Joyce, can easily add a dosage of sweetness to your special day with the help of her beautifully-crafted cakes. Specializing in sugar flowers, Joyce is popular for her minimalist style in cake making. The end results of her work are often very chic and contemporary.
2. Bizu, for Handmade and Delicately Designed Creations
We kiss one another to show affection, happiness, love, respect, gratitude and all other sorts of emotions. They say that this act brightens a person’s mood, allowing them to be more creative and inspired. This is the thought that lead to the start of Bizu. Its name comes the French word “Bisous,” which means kiss in English and “Beso-beso” in Filipino. Bizu, which was founded in 2001, is one of Manila’s premiere Patisserie. They are known for their Parisian-styled creations, which are both appealing to the eye and the palate. They are also one of the very first patisseries who introduced artisan cakes (unique, handmade, and delicately designed cakes) in the country. Check them out for cakes with modern flavors, textures and forms.
1. Emily Uy-Swing of Sugarbox, for Chandelier Cakes
Here’s a thought – instead of displaying your cakes on a simple table, why not hang it on the ceiling? While that may sound crazy and impossible, Emily Uy and her team of creative cake experts can prove to you that such an idea is actually very doable. In fact, Sugarbox Cakes specializes in creating grand and intricate chandelier cakes that can even have rotating elements, colourful lights, beadworks, fringe and other embellishments. Founded by the talented Emily Uy-Swing, Sugarbox Cakes is known for their awe-inspiring and unique creations – including cake pops and cupcakes. This team is the perfect choice if you are looking for affordable and customized cakes that can certainly amaze your guests.
That’s it for our list of the Top 10 Bespoke Wedding Cake Designers in the Philippines. We hope that this helps you a lot in making your dream wedding cake come true. If you feel like we’ve missed out on anything, please let us know by leaving us a comment below.
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