Malaysians are known for their love of celebrations. And no celebration is complete without cake.
Clean yet flawed, rustic yet refined. This vibrant, pastel-hued trend has made its way to our shores, filling up our Instagram feeds with its simplistic beauty. Apart from the sweet flavor, these retro-inspired cakes that seem like they jumped out of our parents’ wedding albums have taken on a whole new aesthetic and meaning in terms of what they represent now. Folks are swooning over these one-of-a-kind, retro cake designs.
Whether you’re looking for the best pretty retro cake to give yourself some tender loving care, or grouping together to surprise a loved one, check out these local bakers that offer cake delivery and enjoy their delicious sweet treats!
1. LinLin Cakes
Founded by Charmaine Wong in 2020, LinLin Cake is best known for serving retro cakes whose eye-catching multi-tiered cakes have become our guilty indulgence. These cakes are not only visually appealing, but they are also made with high-quality ingredients and time-tested recipes. They are so pretty your heart will break a little when you slice into them. LinLin Cake’s aesthetic is heavily influenced by retro and vintage designs, but each one is distinct and individual in its own way.
Check them out on Instagram: @linlin_cake
Llebeurre specializes in aesthetic korean style custom cakes that’ll never go wrong for any special occasions. If you are a fan of soft pastel colours, then you should check them out! Their 3D vintage cakes with chonky animals on them are so adorable that you wouldn’t resist. Cake flavours available include vanilla, chocolate, red velvet, and lotus biscoff! *drools*
Check them out on Instagram: @llebeurre
3. Petite baker.my
Home based in Petaling Jaya, Petite Baker …. Their retro cakes are definitely beautifully shot, and even something as simple as a white coloured cake stands out for its meticulous details. Mini two-tier designs are available as well if you want something a little more grand for that special occasion. And people, they also do giveaways from time to time so make sure you don’t miss it out!
Check them out on Instagram: @petite_baker_my
4. Sweet Bakersz
Another aesthetic feast for the eyes (and taste buds) is undoubtedly the delightful concoctions made at Sweet Bakersz. Sweet Bakersz is a home based bakery based in Kota Damansara. In order to stand out from the crowd, they add vibrants to their Instagram feed by shooting pictures of their pretty cakes outdoors. You will certainly be lighted up just by looking at the cakes!
Check them out on Instagram: @sweetbakersz
5. Tiny Baker.my
Starting off as a cafe, Tiny Baker was initially Tiny Baker in Pink located in Kota Damansara . Their cakes definitely tick all the boxes. Especially with its added touches of elegant, fairy-like rusticity. Their signature designs topped with fresh strawberries prove popular, and are now on Tiny Baker’s most popular item. Apart from their old school retro-designed cakes, they’ve also tapped into the Korean minimalist cake market with their own releases. They even transform their bento cakes into retro-inspired style!
Check them out on Instagram: @tinybaker.my
6. 9th Of June Cakes
9th Of June’s beautiful cakes are topped with generous amounts of fresh fruits topping such as strawberries, mangoes, and berries, perfect for some Insta-worthy photos! If you’re a fan of crunchy bites, we’d highly recommend Cookies & Cream flavour! They also have other flavours like vanilla, vanilla chocolate, and black sesame. Besides that, these fun-sized mini cakes can be finished easily in a sitting, so you won’t have to worry about having to take up space in the fridge.
Check them out on Instagram: @9thofjune_cakes
What are you waiting for? Pre-order your cake now in advance to pamper yourself or get it delivered as a surprise to cheer someone up this MCO!