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By: Captivate Cakes  05-Apr-2012
Keywords: Cupcakes

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Launch Deal – Sweet Treet for St Pat’s Day

For each petal on the shamrock
This brings a wish your way -
Good health, good luck, and happiness
For today and every day.
– Anon

May the Luck of the Irish be with you!

Angela, Mel & Tanya
Captivate Cakes

Valentine’s Day means many things to many people: from loss to love, hurt to happiness, a commercialised concoction or anything in between.

You might have a valentine, or you might be one, but no matter where your heart is this Valentine’s Day we wish you health, happiness and a realisation that love doesn’t just come in the form of roses, cards or captivating cupcakes.  We hope you have a wonderful Valentine’s Day and find the chance to spend it with someone you love

All the best,

Angela, Mel & Tanya
Captivate Cakes

P.S. If you feel like a little theme music for this Valentine’s Day, try Valentine from Kina Grannis’s 2010 album Stairwells:


Just a reminder that it’s not too late to order some amazing Valentines Cupcakes from Captivate Cakes Melbourne for your special someone this Valentine’s Day.

Available in Vanilla Dream or Chocolate Rush, our gift-boxed cupcakes are sure to impress your Valentine!

Order by 2pm on 13 February 2012, for delivery on Valentine’s Day to within 5km of Melbourne CBD.

Things to note:
- 6 pack: $30

- 12 pack: $60
- delivery: $10
- limited quantities available (orders are taken on a first-come-first-served basis)

We are proud to announce the winners of our very first competition! The entries were all very creative and captivating so our judges had a tough time selecting the winners.

So without further adieu, here are the winners:

Auckland
Hayley Thompson The Silver Years

Melbourne
Hayley Cochrane Chocolate Velvet Romance

Once again, thank you to everyone for entering and we look forward to doing further competitions in the future.

Move over Melbourne, there’s a new team in town!  Captivate Cakes is proud to announce that Napier-based cake designers Tanya James and Melissa Akroyd are extending Captivate Cakes’ New Zealand footprint to cover the beautiful Hawkes Bay region.  This dynamic duo are known for their funky and original designs, baking excellence and attention to detail.

We share a love for cake design, baking and decoration, so that’s why we’re so excited to be joining the Captivate Cakes team!  We can’t wait to meet with you, hear about your special event and design that magical cake or cupcake tower for you.

- Mel & Tanya, Captivate Cakes Hawkes Bay

Just to confirm: the inaugural Captivating Name Contest is now closed! A huge thanks to everyone who entered — we were very impressed by the quality of the entries, and our judges are sure to have a hard job deciding the winners.

We’ll be in touch soon, and in the meantime thank you all for the wonderful entries!

Captivate Cakes is proud to announce the launch of the captivatecakes.com website!  Launch date features include an interactive portfolio, client testimonials, an eConsultation tool, frequently asked questions, and tight Facebook, Twitter and Google +1 integration.  This has been a real labour of love for the team, so we’re excited to finally be able to share the new website with you.

The information in this article was current at 27 Mar 2012

Keywords: Cupcakes

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