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7 Bakeries in Charlotte, NC. Perfect For Your Wedding Cake Needs


Dreaming about the perfect wedding cake? There’s a bakery in Charlotte that can make it. Here are the top 7 bakeries that specialize in custom wedding cakes for your special day.

1. The WOW Factor Cakes  

Opened in August of 2008, the owner and designer Amy Craparo has created a bakery that specializes in custom made cakes for any occasion. Amy and her staff work closely with each client combining the bride and groom’s design vision and taste to create the perfect wedding cake. To find out more about WOW Factor’s wedding cakes and desserts check out their website.          

   The WOW Factor Cakes 

2. For Goodness Cakes

Owned and operated by Haines Barksdale, For Goodness Cakes started in 2004 after Haines graduated from Johnson & Wales Pastry Program. Haines converted her basement into a fully equipped and inspected professional kitchen. Now she makes amazing wedding cakes and other specialty cakes in the Charlotte area. Check out her blog and Facebook page for more information.

3. Decadent Designs Bakery

Decadent Designs Bakery has been whipping up delicious cakes since 2006 when they opened in the Ballantyne area. The staff can help make your dream wedding cake become a reality. Check out their website and call today to set up a delicious cake tasting session. 

 4. Suárez Bakery

Carlos Suárez, the owner and mastermind behind Suárez Bakery opened his scratch bakery in 1992. Selling cuban bread, cupcakes, pastries, donuts, custom cakes and wedding cakes, this bakery is the perfect addition to Charlotte’s Park Road Shopping Center. Time crunch? Suárez Bakery can also accommodate most custom orders in about a week or so. Check out their website for more information. 

   Suarez Bakery

 5. Edible Art Cake Shop

Since 1993 the staff of Edible Art Cake Shop has focused on the customer’s needs producing amazing cakes for any occasion. The staff works with couples to create the perfect wedding cake everyone will enjoy. Check out their website and scroll through their pictures of AMAZING wedding cakes.

6. Cheesecake Etc.

Cheesecake Etc. has served the Charlotte area since 1997 when Gail Buff started her home bakery. Cheesecake Etc. has transformed from a bakery solely specializing in cheesecakes to wedding cakes, groom cakes and other custom cakes. Gail provides the brides a unique wedding cake like no other. Check out their website and call today for a complimentary cake tasting and design session.

7. Ella’s Celestial Cakes

Looking for a gluten free, sugar free or organic wedding cake? Ella’s Celestial Cakes is the bakery for you. Opened in June of 2011, Celestial Cakes is a home based business that focuses on fresh, personalized cakes. With the icing made in house and over 100 flavors to choose from, the possibilities are endless. Check out Ella’s Celestial Cakes and call ahead to make an appointment.

  Ella's Celestial Cakes 
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