Trump Cake Baker Told To Copy Obama's Inauguration Cake

Imitation Is The Best Form Of…. Trump Baker Told To Copy Obama’s Inauguration Cake

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Trump Cake Baker Told To Copy Obama’s Inauguration Cake

A DC baker says she was commissioned by Trump’s camp to make an exact replica of Obama’s inauguration cake reports The Washington Post. Tiffany MacIsaac, owner of Washington’s Buttercream Bakeshop, says Trump’s people asked for the cake last minute and wanted a copy of Duff Goldman’s cake.

“They came to us a couple of weeks ago, which is pretty last minute, and said ‘We have a photo that we would like to replicate,’ ” MacIsaac told The Washington Post by phone. Her bakery tried to encourage the client to use the photo as “inspiration,” as they do with many others, she said.

“They said, ‘Nope, they want this exact cake. It’s perfect.’ And we said, great,” MacIsaac said. Neither she nor her spokeswoman revealed who placed the order. The “Salute to Our Troops” ball was one of three official presidential inaugural balls held Friday and open by invitation only to members of the military, veterans, first responders and their families.

First Melania steals Michelle’s speech and now this…


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Excited to share the cake we got to make for one of last night's inaugural balls. While we most love creating original designs, when we are asked to replicate someone else's work we are thrilled when it is a masterpiece like this one. @duff_goldman originally created this for Obama's inauguration 4 years ago and this years committee commissioned us to re-create it. Best part is all the profits are being donated to @humanrightscampaign, one of our favorite charities who we have loved working with over the years. Because basic human rights are something every man, woman and child~ straight, gay or the rainbow in between~ deserve! (Check out Tuesday's Instagram post to see how much we were able to donate!)

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