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Cakespiration: Calgary Cakes for Your Wedding, Birthday or Just Because

This is your five minute sugar break with 17 photos of cakes from local bakers that will make you want to celebrate something, anything, just so you can order cake.


Maybe you want a cake that is five tiers and accented with gold. Perhaps you want something simple and a little naked. Maybe something a little more novel, like a cake shaped like poutine or one that is reversible, strikes your fancy. Whatever your cake style, there is a Calgary baker for you. They are artists who get extra excited for custom creations or personal stories to riff on for your wedding, birthday, anniversary or retirement cake. They make your cake look good and they'll perfected the flavours on the inside too.

These 17 cake photos are mouthwatering and reason enough to celebrate.


Cube on cube on cube from Black and White Bakeshop


A reversible cake from Cake Bake Shoppe


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A dark backdrop for fuschia flowers from Cake by Sarah Jane


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Mountain theme on the outside with vanilla and raspberry on the inside from Chartier Specialty Sweets


Poutine with fondant fries and caramel gravy from Cupcake Stories


Layer upon layer of German chocolate cake from Crave


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Seven cakes for when you can't decide from Decadent Brulee


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Simple on the outside with mascarpone rose cream, raspberries and chocolate cake on the inside from Lemonberry Pastries


Glossy berries on a naked cake from Patisserie du Soleil Bakery & Cafe


Topped with a wreath of doughnuts and macarons from Pretty Sweet


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Rainbow on the inside and the outside from Simply Sweet


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Dripping with caramel and popcorn from Sugarstone Co.


Simply delicious vanilla cake with Nescafe and walnut filling from Sweet Home Bakery


All the peanut butter and chocolate candies on top from Sweet Relief


Five tiers from Swirl Custom Cakes & Desserts


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Cake pops to go with your cake from ​Whippt Desserts & Catering


A cascade of sugar succulents from Yann Haute Patisserie

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