American Made Since 2011

Douglas & Patricia Alley

Wakefield, Rhode Island
Patticakes is a true mom & pop cupcake/cake shop were everything is handmade from scratch but the designs & details are far from typical.
Rhode Island

Tell us about your business.

Patticakes was created out of passion for a dying art in America....handmade. All of our cupcakes & cakes are baked daily from scratch from family recipes and every detail is lovely handmade so no detail is overlooked. We have built a strong following for our out of the box & unique designs. We see our business expanding into multiple locations but still focused on staying small so everything stays true to our mission.

What makes your business stand out?

It's unique in the fact we truly bake from scratch on a daily bases using local ingredients and the high level of detail in the simplest things.

What's the best business advice you've received?

The piece of advice every received was given to us at a bar on the eve of signing our business lease. An older gentleman over heard our future endeavors and clear made it a point that if we did anything was make a business plan to pave a direction for our business and update as you see the business growing.

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  • Nominations
    June 3–Aug. 29, 2014

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  • Judging
    June 23–Sept. 8, 2014

    Judges will select finalists throughout this period.

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    Sept. 15–Oct. 13, 2014

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  • Winners Announced
    Oct. 17, 2014

    2014 Award Winners and Audience Choice Winner announced.

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  • American Made Event
    Nov. 7–8, 2014

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