Here is a list of cake decorating supply stores in Calgary, Alberta, Canada that I am aware of. If you have any other suggestions, please feel free to add a comment below. Each store is good for specific items, and some even offer cake decorating classes:
PM Hobbycraft – http://www.pmhobbycraft.ca/store/
PM Hobbycraft carries many brands and a large selection of cake supplies: fondant, gumpaste, cake styrofoam dummies, cutters, boards, and more.
- North Store: 2020J 32 Avenue Northeast, Calgary, AB T2E 6T4, (403) 291-2733
- South Store: 1221 73 Ave SE, Calgary AB T2H 2X1, (403)252-6643
Michaels – http://www.michaels.com/art/online/home
A 40% off coupon is often available through the Michaels Weekly Ad. Michaels carries Wilton cake decorating supplies, but have also introduced other brands such as Duff’s Buttercream Fondant.
Bulk Barn – http://www.bulkbarn.ca/
Bulk Barn carries offers a huge variety of baking ingredients. In addition, they also carry cake decorating supplies, and equipment: cake pans, cake boxes, fondant, sprinkles, and more. They also offer shaped cake pan rentals. Click here for store locator.
- Calgary Horizon Square: 3508 32nd Avenue NE, Calgary AB, T1Y 6J2, 403-250-1399
- Calgary McLeod Plaza: 9250 MacLeod Trail SE, Calgary AB, T2J 0P5, 403-252-5232
- Calgary (South McKenzie Town): 4889 130 Avenue South East, Calgary AB, T2Z 4J2, 403-271-8384
- Okotoks location: 313-105 Southbank Blvd, Okotoks AB T1S0G1
The Market Place at SAIT, Main Campus – http://saitmarketplace.wordpress.com/
The Market Place at SAIT carries Satin Ice fondant (20lb pails for the best price in Calgary), Chefmaster food colouring (bulk size), isomalt, Silpats, marzipan, and Lindt chocolate couverture(in 2.5 kg bags). Here you can also buy foods made by students in the baking, cooking and meat programs. I suggest calling them at 403-774-5072 ahead of time to check if your item is in store. See the above link for directions.
Cakes N More – http://www.cakesnmore.ca/
Cakes N More specializes in cake decorating and sugar craft/gum paste flower making supplies, including but not limited to: stencils, cutters, silicone leaf/petal veiners, Satin Ice fondant, Platinum Paste gumpaste, petal dust, powder and lustre colors. A great selection of styrofoam cake dummies too.
Walmart has expanded their cake decorating section to include a greater quantity & selection of Wilton brand of cake decorating supplies. In most Walmarts, the cake decorating supplies can be found alongside the craft section.
Homesense – http://www.homesense.ca/en/index.asp
At Homesense, products differ weekly, and from store to store. I have found here digital scales, baking pans, cookie cutters, etc.
Online Cake Decorating Supply Websites in Canada
I am aware of the following websites that service Canada, but have not necessarily tried each one:
- Golda’s Kitchen
- Qzina (Satin Ice and Pettinice Fondant)
- Flour Confections
- Cake Mischief (good prices for airbrush colors)
- For the Love of Cake Decorating Supplies
- Design & Realisation Inc. (more for baking and pastry equipment. Great price for Silpats.)
- Phat Cat Cake Craft (servicing the BC Okanagan area but does ship to anywhere in Canada)