Online Publications & Featured Weddings:

*  April 2016 - Judge & Instructor Wedding Cake Competition - SOFLO
*  Feb. 2016 - Judge & Instructor Wedding Cake Competition - That Takes The Cake Show in Austin, TX
*  2016 - The Knot SPRING Issue
*  2016 - The Knot SPRING Issue / Full Page cake recognition
*  2016 - Naples Illustrated Spring Issue
*  2016 - Grace Ormonde / Wedding Style Magazine Feautured Wedding
*  2015 - Wedding Cakes Designed With Love - SOMA Intimates
*  2015 - BRIDE's Magazine Fall Issue
*  2015 - Guest of Honor & Demonstrator at Norte Sur Feria Gastronomica (North & South Gastronomic Fair) in Ponce, Puerto Rico
*  2015 - Judge - Wedding Cake Competition at SOFLO
*  2015 - Instructor at SOFLO
*  2015 - Grace Ormonde Wedding Cakes Inspiration Gallery #4 - Wedding Style
*  2015 - Grace Ormonde Wedding Cakes Inspiration Gallery #3 - Wedding Style
*  2015 - Hand elaborated the closing edible piece for Carolina Herreras 2016 SPRING Collection off the New York Fashion Week runway for the Hats in the Garden benefit in Naples, Fl.
*  WINNER National Capital Area Cake Shop / Hot Air Balloon Cake / Icing Smiles
*  2014 Coastal Living - Full Page 1st Wedding Cake Issue
*  2013 Wedding Illustrated - Various Wedding Issues
*  2013 Best of The Knot Vendor List
*  2013 Brides Magazine - Top 100 Bakers and Cake Designers
*  2013 Occasion's Magazine - Front Cover
*  2012 GRACE ORMONDE Soap Opera Fashion Shoot
*  2011 Brides Magazine - America's Most Beautiful Cakes
*  Occasions - The Magazine for Celebrating In Style
*  2011 WINNER - Button's and Bows Category
*  Naples Daily News - January 2011 - "Room for Dessert: Grandeur spotlights Naples' Kakes by Karen, a not-so-trifling trifle and more"
*  Style Me Pretty - September 16th, 2010
*  Charmed Weddings Blog - September 2010 - "Karen isn't just a pretty face!"
*  The Knot - 2011 - "23 Most Outrageous Groom's Cakes"
*  Baker's Chelsea Cake Appears on Magazine Site (www.news-press.com)
*  Brides.com - July 2010 - "Wedding Cake Predictions for Chelsea Clinton"
*  Wink News - May 2010 - "Local businesses will give one SWFL couple a free wedding"
*  The Knot - March 2010 - Real Weddings - "Jamie & Chris: A Destination Beach Wedding"
*  The Knot - January 2010 - "Wedding Cakes: Insider Wedding Cake Tips from the Experts!"
*  Wedding by Socialites - February 2010 - Cake Designer for The Grand Wedding
*  Southern Weddings - June 2009 - Featured Wedding - "Real {Florida} Wedding: Jenni Chris"
*  The Weddings by Socialites Studio - May 2009 - "The Wise Bride Workshop"
*  Style Me Pretty - May 2009 - Featured Wedding - "Tables by Weddings by Socialites, II"
*  Naples Daily News - June 2009 - "Economy has simplified weddings in SW Florida..."
*  Style Me Pretty - June 27th, 2009
*  Bridal Bubbly - July 2009 - Featured Wedding - "Grace's Destination Wedding in Naples!"
*  Wedding by Socialites - November 2008 - "Kakes by Karen. Or I should say the Greatest Kakes by Karen?"
*  The Knot - Unknown Date - Featured Wedding - "James & Glenn: A Destination Wedding on Captiva Island, Florida"
*  Naples Daily News - February 2008 - Online - "The Pet Corner: Weddings on tap for pet couples"
*  PR Newswire - June 2008 - "Lucky Arizona couple Ties the Knot With Free Naples, Florida Wedding"
*  News Press - Unknown Date - "North Fort Myers Couple Given Dream Wedding"

 

Television Appearances:

*  D'Latinos - International Cupcake Day Special
*  D'Latinos - Feb 2013 - Valentine's Day Special
*  Food Network - April 25th, 2010 - Cake Challenge
*  Fox Morning Blend - 2009 - "The Lemonade Wedding"

 

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