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Color-Fading DIY Pastries

These Purple Ombre Mini Cakes are Perfect for Prom and Weddings

— June 16, 2012 — Lifestyle
Oftentimes, individuals find that baking is a therapeutic release and the Purple Ombre Mini Cakes are the perfect challenge for any baking enthusiast. These layered delicacies are perfect for summer weddings, prom and graduation. Instead of making one large cake, why not make a bunch of mini cakes with gradually fading colors that can be layered for a eye-catching appearance?

This particular recipe can be approached and executed in a variety of ways and colors -- making it all the more fun and creative. For a perfect range of color for your mini cake, stack four individual cakes on top of one another and decorate with summer, bridal or prom-themed goodies.

Who wants a traditional cake, when you can have the homemade and easy to make Purple Ombre Mini Cakes. Get your baking accessories out because the season of weddings, prom and graduations are right around the corner.



Photo Credits: themag.it, glorioustreats
Trend Themes
1. DIY Baking - Making layered delicacies with gradually fading colors is a challenge for any baking enthusiast and further experimentation with more flavors, shapes and decorations is needed.
2. Customizable Products - Creating customizable mini cakes for prom and weddings with easy DIY techniques can increase customer satisfaction.
3. Alternative Party Treats - DIY Mini cakes with colorful layers can be a popular alternative to traditional cakes for events like weddings, prom and graduation parties.
Industry Implications
1. Food and Beverage - There is always room in the food industry for innovative and easy do-it-yourself ideas for cakes that use continuously fading colors and different flavors to keep customers interested, especially in a competitive market.
2. Event Planning - Incorporating unique, fun and DIY mini cakes can add value and differentiation to event planning packages for weddings and proms, creating new opportunities for businesses in this industry.
3. E-commerce - Selling customized baking kits that enable people to make their own pastries, and shipping these kits to customers can be a financially feasible disruptive innovation in the online baking industry.
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