Sweet Soirées is the creation of Joellyn Tulipano-Huebner who in 2009, left the mortgage banking world in order to do what she loves on a full time basis. Joellyn has combined her skills in artisan cake decoration and her eye for visual design, with the passion for creating unique and stylish dessert displays.
Joellyn studied Fashion Design at the Academy of Merchandising and Design and Pastry and Cake Decorating at the French Pastry School. As a member of several women business groups, Joellyn is a strong proponent of entrepreneurship and loves encouraging women and sharing creative ideas. Her love of literature, poetry and art has greatly influenced her creativity and her sentimentality and thoughtfulness is abundant in every detail.
Sweet Soirées has been featured in Chicago Woman, Bake and on several popular websites and blogs such as Amy Atlas, Hostess With The Mostess, Pizzazzerie, Catch My Party, Baby Lifestyles, Little Cake Party and La Petite Peach.
Joellyn lives in Oak Park with her husband Franck and their English Bulldog, Augüstus.
"There are two ways of being creative. One can sing and dance or one can create an environment in which singers and dancers can flourish"
-Warren G. Bennis