My First Cutting Cafe Design Team Project!!

Hello everyone!!! So as the whole world knows (I've been telling EVERYONE!)  I was selected to be part of The Cutting Cafe Design Team for my FAVORITE time of year, Autumn/Winter!!  This has been really exciting for me because there are some really talented paper crafters out there and I JUST started paper crafting!! For this project we were able to choose any file we wanted to work with. So here it is, my first design team project!!

I choose to work with Regina's Tall Cake Shaped Card Template. I just love how charming this file is!! It comes with some great sentiments and accessories to turn into a wedding cake or a birthday cake. You can even pick the type of frosting you want to put on it!! I used it for a wedding cake. My co-worker (Michael) got married on Aug. 31st and I decided to make it for him. This was a same sex marriage so I wanted it to have a few masculine touches starting with two grooms at the top.

I painted the white layer of frosting with Making Memories Pearl Paint as I didn't have a shimmery white paper. Worked great! I used Ranger Liquid pearls to highlight the white and cream layers of frosting and inked everything!! I also wanted a ribbon but thought that it might be too feminine, so I used black grosgrain ribbon to look like a bow tie.

I also used This Cake Is All Heart Printable Stamp Set for the sentiment. I did alter it a bit as I needed the font to be smaller to fit my tag. As I said before Michael and I are co-workers so I wanted to add that element in there as well. We work for The Art of Shaving so I had to add a handlebar moustache!! 

Here's the sentiment inside.

I really hope everyone like my first design team project! I had so much fun making it!!! 


  1. omg omg omg omg......I SIMPLY LOVE IT....welcome again to the team...

  2. This is cute! I love the added mustache with Mr & Mr - LOL! Very clever :)

  3. Looks like you rocked your first project! Love all the little touches.

  4. I've sooooo been looking forward to seeing your first Cutting Café design. You did an amazing job on this cake. Love how you personalized it especially for your friend and co-worker. Well done! Welcome to the team, can't wait to see more!

  5. congrats on your DT gig with Regina!! you are going to love her :)
    beautiful cake!!!!