As a kid growing up, an unreal cake consisted of a picture of Barney placed onto a cake from the grocery store. These days, things are definitely different. But in the best way possible.

Whether you like cake or not, you have to admit that when cakes are made into pieces of art, they're crazy to look at. It takes the cake decorators so much time to get everything perfect, and that's a huge talent. There are so many talented cake decorators in Ottawa, but these ones stand out in the crowd. I mean, how easy is it to make a marble looking cake? Beats me.

So take a look at all of these cakes, and tell me you're not in awe afterwards. Here are 12 talented cake decorators in Ottawa that will make your cake unreal:

via @valentinasweets

Valentina's Sweets

via @cake_whisperer

Cake Whisperer

via @ossosweet

Bakery Baby

via @anngedcakes

Ann Ged Cakes

via @thequeenscrumb

The Queen's Crumb

via @arniecakes

Arnie Sweets Cake Studio

via @sugspicecakes

Sugar & Spice Bakery

via @milospastry

Milo's Pastry

via @sweetshopcakes

Sweet Shop Cakes

via @jovana_cakeology_cakes

Cakeology Cakes

via @thimblecakes

ThimbleCakes

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