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Tag: cupcakes

Oct.
2nd

First Bite: Sweet Things Cupcakes Proctor

Trays of delectable cupcakes beckon beneath chandeliers at Sweet Things Cupcakes & Couture in Tacoma's Proctor District. (Drew Perine/The News Tribune)
Trays of delectable cupcakes beckon beneath chandeliers at Sweet Things Cupcakes & Couture in Tacoma's Proctor District. (Drew Perine/The News Tribune)

Walking into Sweet Things Cupcakes & Couture is like wandering into a girl convention. On first glance, it looks as if a prom queen exploded inside the store and covered every available surface with sparkly things – purses, big flashy cocktail rings, rhinestone bracelets and even tiaras cram every nook of the remodeled Proctor residence that opened as a cupcake and baubles shop Sept. 12.

All girliness aside, the bakery serves up a delicious selection of cupcakes and the shop’s baristas pull a tasty espresso. That’s all they serve here – it’s a micro-niche cupcake and coffee place. Service is key at Sweet Things. They’ll ask you if you like your drink or cupcake, and care about the answer. Read more »

Sep.
30th

Cupcake news: Sweet Things opens, Indulge moves

Pictured here is Jen Quaschnik, owner of Indulge Cupcakes. She  will move her 2-year-old cupcake shop to Sumner. She plans to reopen in early October.
Pictured here is Jen Quaschnik, owner of Indulge Cupcakes. She will move her 2-year-old cupcake shop to Sumner. She plans to reopen in early October.

As one cupcake door opened, another closed Sept. 12. Sweet Things Cupcakes & Couture in Proctor opened that day and Indulge Cupcakes in Puyallup closed to prepare for a move to Sumner. Click “more” for the icing on the cupcake.

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