As you may recall, Threadless.com hosts an annual contest called Threadcakes where bakers replicate one of Threadless' shirt designs in cake form. Threadless shirts are super fun, and the participating decorators are always amazingly creative. The contest just wrapped this week, and since Jen is one of the judges again this year, I thought I'd share some of *my* favorite submissions.
(I'll post a photo of the shirt design first, followed by the cake entry.)
I'm in love with this design titled "Alice's Sewing Basket:"
This shirt is too cool: "Doc Franklin's Miracle Tonic"
You can see closer detail shots at the link. So cool.
"Strange Birds" is one of my favourite designs on Threadless. Look at these colours!
By Jamie Hoffman
And the rainbow pools are chocolate ganache mud cakes? Yeah. I'm so there.
This sweet design is called "A Vehicle Built for Dreams." It reminds me of books I read as a kid:
...and she's only 17! Wow!
"Sugar Land" is the perfect design to turn into a cake:
By Kim Rountree
By Megan Matsumoto
It took her a whole week to make! Well worth it, Megan.