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db sweets ~ park slope ~ brooklyn, new york ~ 914 329 1182



Welcome to db sweets-
where cake and creativity meet!

Looking for a show-stopping cake for your next event?  Need custom cupcakes for a casual affair?  
Want something extraordinary and exciting, different and delicious?  
Look no further than db sweets.
db sweets creates amazing-looking cakes and cupcakes that taste great too! 
We want our cakes to be a feast for your eyes as well as for your tummy. 
If you are considering a db sweets cake for your next event please contact us at donna@dbsweets.com

db sweets NEWS...




FALL 2014 - It's Baaaack! The Punk and Underground Record Fair will come crashing into Manhattan on Sunday, September 21 at The Beauty Bar on East 14th Street. Db sweets will be there selling classic cupcakes all dressed up in fluorescent leopard prints, graphic checkerboards and other awesome patterns garnished with broken hearts, black cats and falling stars. Come to the fair, buy some vinyl and eat a cupcake or two, or three, or four.....OY!

SPRING 2014 - A special cake for a spectacular American!! db sweets created the 50th birthday cake for Stephen Colbert's 50th birthday party at The Colbert Report. The cake was made to resemble a stone tablet and decorated to mimic the evolution of man showing images from his birth to the amazing man he is today. Always proud to create cakes for Stephen and The Colbert Report family.

SPRING 2013 - db sweets goes yachting! I was pleased as punch to create a special birthday cake for a former Rockette! The sunny, yellow and white patterned, three tiered tipsy cake was the center of attention for a lovely cruise around Manhattan. 

SPRING 2012-  Donna Block/db sweets cupcakes and baking photos featured in the book "Food Photography" by Lara Ferroni.  Pics featured shot by the fabulous Brooklyn-based photographer Valery Rizzo!

SUMMER 2011-  Commissioned to create the cake given to the all-star cast of Stephen Sondheim's "Company" performed at Lincoln Center. (see photo of Stephen Colbert and castmates digging in!)

SPRING 2011-  Commissioned by Stephen Colbert to create Jon Stewart/The Daily Show's "EARTH" book in cake form.  Cake given to Jon and TDS staff as a gift for winning the Grammy for best audiobook. (see photo gallery for pic)

SPRING 2010-  Commissioned to create a cake for an award winning director featured in international Advertising publication 'Boards magazine.

SPRING 2010-  db sweets was the subject of an entry of the wonderful blog called "fashion whirled."  To read all about it go to  fashionwhirled.blogspot.com




db sweets has been chosen to be a vendor at the upcoming Brooklyn Lyceum Craft and Food Market on May 1st and 2nd!  The Market is located at the Union Street subway stop at Union Street and 4th Avenue in Park Slope, Brooklyn.  The Lyceum is a converted public bath house which will be packed to the gills with fabulous, artisan made items and local foods.  Come see the best of what Brooklyn (and beyond) has to offer.  We'll be there all weekend peddling our db sweeties cupcakes.  So be sure to save a space in your tummy for a cupcake or several (we'll never tell!)

*For full event information, vendor lists and photos, etc...please visit the Market's website:   www.BKCraftCentral.com



db sweets is proud to be a sponsor of The Minty Python Benefit; a wonderful event for a very worthy cause.  This event will take place at the Galapagos Art Space in DUMBO Brooklyn on Saturday, May 1st at 6pm.  It will be a fabulous evening filled with fantastic food (db sweeties cupcakes will be there!), specialty cocktails served by celebrity bartenders, live performances, raffles offfering a tremendous list of prizes including tickets to movie premieres, celebrity lunch and dinner dates as well as other amazing prizes from the fashion and beauty world.  If you are not able to attend this event you can still help!  Please visit     www.mintypython.com   to donate or to purchase raffle tickets to win some truly incredible prizes!!!

For full event information, admission and raffle tickets please go to:   www.mintypython.com.



Mark your calendars and make sure you get yourself to this rockin event.  25 + tables of amazing vinyl, full bar and CUPCAKES!!!!   Who could ask for anything more!!!!

db sweets will be there sharing a table with my bro in law, Casey Block of eat records.  Donna is the "eat" and Casey is the "records".  Get it?  Come peruse Casey's boxes o records while munching on db sweets cupcakes.  mmmmmm

The record fair takes place on Sunday, May 16th  from 10am - 6pm at Southpaw in Park Slope Brooklyn located at 125 Fifth Ave. (The Park Slope 5th Avenue Street Fair will be going on right outside of Southpaw........double the fun-right?)

For full event information please go to:  www.facebook.com/punk.underground.record.fair.nyc



 db sweets is super excited to announce that we have been chosen to be one of the vendors for the Hester Street Fair in the Lower East Side on Saturday, May 8th.  Come visit db sweets and treat Mom to a Pre-Mothers Day cupcake!  The fair takes place at the intersection of Hester and Essex in the LES, 10-6 rain or shine (let's hope for shine cuz who likes a soggy cupcake?) 

For full event information, directions, vendor lists, etc...please visit:    www.hesterstreetfair.com



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