Curbside Pick-Up and Shipping of Kits and Cake Supplies

We might be closed to foot traffic, but we can offer Curbside Pick-Ups and Shipping nationwide. We know its hard to be stuck at home, so we’ve also posted some free How To’s and Directions, favorite Recipes, and Baking Tips and how to Work with Fondant.
Also see our DIY Kits and Supplies that we can ship to your door! Need something not shown, call or email us and we can arrange Curbside Pick Up or Shipping.

Curbside Pick-Up Is Now Available

The City of Philadelphia has suspended all non-essential business, so we are currently closed. We want everyone to be safe, but also know you might still need supplies to run your cake business or keep some normalcy at home. Feel free to email or call us with a list of supplies you need, we’ll bag it up and arrange for you to pick-up here curbside. Be safe everyone! or call (215) 909-9392

We’re EXPANDING soon! Please bear with us as we grow.

We are super excited to be expanding into a larger space sometime this winter. The timeline is out of our control at the moment, so we are unable to load our class calendar too far out. Please bear with us as we transition to the larger space and we will load more classes as soon as we know when we’ll be moving. Great things are in the works!

Give the gift of creativity and fun!

Not sure what to give? Our gift certificates can be for any amount and be used for supplies, cake decorating classes or both- plus they never expire! We can send your gift certificate via regular mail, pick up in store OR email a digital copy to you to print out and give or email directly to the recipient! Place all orders before Sunday, December 22 by 9 PM for guaranteed Christmas delivery by clicking HERE or by calling (215) 909-9392,

Cookie Decorating Season Is Here!

Baking cookies or making a gingerbread house this year? We’ve got all the supplies and tools you’ll need to bring your creations to the next level, including over 30 holiday cookie cutters, royal icing mix, meringue powder and a slew of pre-made edible decorations, edible snow, seasonal sprinkle mixes and much more!

We’re expanding… soon!

We’ve outgrown our current location and will be expanding into a large, NEW shop sometime early winter! Don’t worry, we’ll only be 2 blocks from our current location in beautiful Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia. We’ll keep you posted once we know our move date, but we couldn’t keep it secret any longer! We’ll have much more space for cake decorating classes, parties and unique cake decorating supplies! Stay tuned…

Gift Certificates for the Creative-Type on Your List

An Ella Vanilla Gift Certificate can be used for supplies, classes or both! Purchase online by clicking HERE or email or call us directly for a different denomination you’d like to give. We’ll personalize your message and can email you a digital copy to print out give or we can email or snail-mail it directly to your recipient. Easy!


Dreadful Delights-Halloween Cake Show at the Woodmere Art Museum

What an honor to be asked to curate another cake show at the Woodmere Art Museum… and for Halloween nonetheless-my favorite holiday! I can’t thank Bill Valerio, Hildy Tow, Anne Standish and the entire staff at the Woodmere enough for giving me and some fellow Philadelphia-area cake artists the phenomenal opportunity to exhibit our cakes at their museum. This show’s theme was inspired by the museum’s Victorian mansion- the perfect setting for creepy Halloween cakes. Mother Nature also assisted