Archive for the ‘Weddings’ Category

Patty’s Cakes in 2013

Thursday, February 13th, 2014

After an awesome 2013 we rolled up our sleeves, brushed the crumbs off our keyboards, and geeked out on some numbers. Why? Why not? Below is what we found. Enjoy.

 

What We Baked in 2013

Below is a representation if you vertically stacked all the desserts made in 2013 next to the Empire State Building in New York.

Amount of desserts baked in 2013
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Total Weight of Cake Balls Made in 2013

If you weighed all the cake balls we made in 2013 they would outweigh a Scion xB! That’s a lot of cake balls!

Amount of cake balls made 2013
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Cupcakes by the Square Foot

We baked enough full size cupcakes in 2013 to fill an NBA basketball court more than four times.

Amount of Cupcakes baked in 2013
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Where do our customers come from?

24% of our customers found us on the internet, another 14% heard about us through a friend. Over half our customers love us so much that they come back again and again! People love our deliciousness!

Where did our customers come from?
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Wedding Cakes vs Wedding Cupcakes

Cupcakes are cool, but when it comes to weddings, cakes are 76% cooler.

Wedding cakes vs cupcakes
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Average Wedding Size

139 guests is the average size of a wedding. That’s 278 eye balls watching the best man speech, no pressure.

Average wedding size
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Amount of Wedding Servings in 2013

We served enough wedding cake to give a slice to everyone at a sold-out Honda Center game, with plenty of to-go boxes!

Wedding Servings Made
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Wedding Cake Size, How Many Tiers

Tiers are related to the amount of guests attending the wedding. Since 139 guests is the average wedding size it’s no wonder that three tiers is the most popular cake size.

Wedding cake Tiers
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Round Wedding Cakes vs Square Wedding Cakes

75% of our brides prefer the curves of round cakes over it’s angular counterpart.

Round Wedding Cake vs Square Wedding Cake
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Weddings With Sheet Cake Servings

Sheet cakes might save you a few bucks, but they shrink the overall cake size. 80% of brides prefer to make their cake as big and magnificent as possible.

Wedding sheet cakes
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Most Popular Cities Served

We’ve delivered cakes all over, but Fullerton is a magnet for our deliciousness.

Popular Cities Served
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Average Wedding Cake Selected By

It’s never too early to book the wedding cakes. Most people tend to book them 92 days in advance.

A cake is booked 92 days before the wedding
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Website Traffic

Enough people stopped by our website last year to fill Angel Stadium more than twice!

Patty's Cakes Website Traffic
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Patty’s Cakes Staff

Deliciousness is baked, iced, and boxed by a grateful staff of six.

Pattys Cakes Staff
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Thank you for a Great 2013!

We appreciate your business!

 

 

 

Winners of The Couple’s Choice Awards 2014 from Wedding Wire

Tuesday, January 28th, 2014

We did it again, three years in a row!

We are a winner of the Couple’s Choice Awards 2014 from Wedding Wire

Thank you to all of our fantastic brides and grooms for helping us earn such a prestigious award.

We’ve been honored to bake for weddings all over Orange County.

 

Couples Choice Award 2014, Wedding Wire

Winners of Best of Weddings 2014 on The Knot

Wednesday, January 1st, 2014

We did it again, three years in a row!

We are a Best of Weddings 2014 winner for The Knot.com

Thank you to all of our fantastic brides and grooms for helping us earn such a prestigious award.

We’ve been honored to bake for weddings all over Orange County.

 

The Knot best of weddings logo 2014

Ombre Wedding Cake, Gluten-Free Now Available

Friday, November 8th, 2013

Here is an example of a green ombre wedding cake we made. The fresh flowers ad great dimension and colors.

In other news wedding cakes, are now available with gluten free cake.

Green ombre wedding cake

Beautiful and delicious wedding cake at the Villa Del Sol, in Downtown Fullerton

Wednesday, April 3rd, 2013

Below are a few photos of a wedding cake we made and delivered to the Villa Del Sol in Downtown Fullerton.

In the bride’s words “Thanks again for the BEAUTIFUL and DELICIOUS cake!  Everyone loved it…especially us :) ”

 

The 3 tier wedding cake is designed with  multi-size, black, intersecting ribbon.

villa del sol fullerton wedding cake

black ribbon wedding cake

black ribbon wedding cake with flowers

Thank you letter for a Snowy Fairytale Wedding Cake

Saturday, March 9th, 2013

We received a wonderful thank you card from a bride the other day. It was a coconut Wedding Cake designed to bring the brides winter wedding to life. As she says it was a “snowy masterpiece out of a fairytale, and it tasted amazing!” Her guests even said it “was the best wedding cake they ever had.”

We’re so happy to be able to make someone’s day so special! =)

Thank you card Patty's cakes - Wedding Cake

thank you card pattys cakes wedding cake

wedding cake coconut white bling snow

 

The wedding was held at the DoubleTree Anaheim

Pink Ombre Wedding Cake, Nixon Library

Tuesday, March 5th, 2013

Here is another example of a ombre cake we decorated. With a nice fade from pink to light pink, this cake was Delivered to the Richard Nixon Library in Yorba Linda.

 

pink ombre wedding cake

[seven-degrees] Wedding Cakes

Friday, March 1st, 2013

We have delivered cakes to [seven-degrees] in Laguna Beach many times. Below are two of the cakes that we have delivered.

wedding cake 3 tier 7 degrees blue orange square black

A wedding cake delivered to 7 degrees. Square with black ribbon, and fresh flowers, set in front of a orange and blue background

seven degrees wedding cake

A round 3 tier cake, delivered to [seven-degrees] in Laguna Beach. Set on a round, silver cake stand.

Ombre Wedding Cakes

Thursday, February 28th, 2013

One of the latest wedding trends is Ombre wedding cakes. Ombre is a color fade from dark at the bottom, to light at the top. The texture and style of the cake is open, the color is what is important. Below are two photos of ombre wedding cakes we have delivered in Orange County and Fullerton.

 

Ombre wedding cake orange

Ombre wedding cake purple

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Villa Del Sol Wedding Cake Savings

Wednesday, February 20th, 2013

Villa Del Sol Wedding Cake Savings

 

Villa Del Sol Wedding Savings

Save up to $75 off your Wedding Cake!

 

Savings as easy as A-B-C

A. Book your wedding with the Villa Del Sol
B. Book your Wedding Cake with Patty’s Cakes
C. Save up to $75 off your Wedding Cake

Available Savings

Guests           Savings
175+              $75
100-174        $50
75-99            $25

Call to schedule a consultation today (714) 525-8350

 

A tiered cake serving 100 guests is required for the $75 and $50 discounts. A tiered cake serving 75 guests is required for the $25 discount. Discounts on full size cupcakes or cake ball orders are determined by guest count. Valid for completed bookings at the Villa Del Sol in Fullerton, CA only. Cannot be combined with any other discounts. Patty’s Cakes and Desserts has the final say in all discounts. Offer valid on events held prior to December 31, 2014.