Confectionery Customization

A desire to divert from the mainstream prompts customized techniques

Implications - Looking to differentiate themselves from the influx of mass-produced edibles, the confectionery industry is turning to customization techniques to add distinct personal touches to traditionally standard goods. Confectionery delights that are handcrafted with references to hobbies and cinematic obsessions combines conventional treats with the need for comforting, yet visually expressive methods of individuality.
SCORE: 3.9
Mild Top 6 Examples: 44,636 Total Clicks Jun 13 - Mar 14
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DIY Watermelon Cakes - This Watermelon Cake Looks and Tastes Like Watermelon
SCORE: 6.3
Hot 29,053 Clicks Pub: Jun 17, 13
DIY Watermelon Cakes
This Watermelon Cake Looks and Tastes Like Watermelon
Most cakes that look like rainbows don’t taste like rainbows, but this watermelon cake looks and tastes like watermelon. This recipe and cake decoration by Bird On a Cake is visually... [More]
DIY Chalkboard Cakes - This Birthday Cake's Icing Design is Inspired by Chalk Paint
SCORE: 5.3
Warm 5,584 Clicks Pub: Aug 24, 13
DIY Chalkboard Cakes
This Birthday Cake's Icing Design is Inspired by Chalk Paint
For your next birthday, why not try making this chalkboard cake inspired by the popular chalk paint? The end result is an elegant black chalkboard-like cake that actually lets you write on top of... [More]
Social Sharing Suprise Cakes - An Instagram Dessert Chocolate Mousse is a Photo-Worthy Creation
SCORE: 4.6
Mild 1,877 Clicks Pub: Aug 27, 13
Social Sharing Suprise Cakes
An Instagram Dessert Chocolate Mousse is a Photo-Worthy Creation
Why not go meta on Instagram and post photos of this delicious Instagram dessert creation brought to you by Ann Reardon of ‘How to Cook That’ blog. A complicated recipe, there are many... [More]
DIY Fondant Fringe Cake - This Colorful Fondant Cake Recipe is Fashionably Fringy
SCORE: 2.3
Mild 5,797 Clicks Pub: Jun 16, 13
DIY Fondant Fringe Cake
This Colorful Fondant Cake Recipe is Fashionably Fringy
Cakes are one of the most versatile of foods in terms of external design and this fringe fondant cake recipe lets you explore the limitless boundaries of cake decorating. This cake design takes a... [More]
Beachy Sand Castle Cakes - This Sand Castle Cake is Made from Graham Crackers and Ice Cream
SCORE: 2.1
Untested 1,834 Clicks Pub: Jul 25, 13
Beachy Sand Castle Cakes
This Sand Castle Cake is Made from Graham Crackers and Ice Cream
For those who love the beach, this DIY sand castle cake recipe is a great way to channel the seaside in deliciously sweet dessert form. Made from ice cream, this cake is shaped and decorated just... [More]
Alien-Shaped Cake Molds - This Dalek Cake Mold Will Make You Want to Exterminate Lesser Pastries
SCORE: 2.1
Untested 491 Clicks Pub: Jan 30, 14
Alien-Shaped Cake Molds
This Dalek Cake Mold Will Make You Want to Exterminate Lesser Pastries
Make your baking more geeky and galactic with this awesome yet intolerant Dalek cake mold. If you are a fan of the long running British series Dr. Who, then you would know that Daleks are aliens in... [More]