Meet Julie McAllister of Julie McAllister Cakes
Julie McAllister is a Charleston-based cake artist who artistically transforms the centerpiece of any celebration—cake—into an astonishing life-like representation, elevating the traditional dessert into an awe-inspiring work of art. She works closely with each client to ensure that the design exceeds their expectations, then uses her meticulous eye for detail and her artful hand to create extravagant designs that deceive and delight the eye. From wowing a wedding party with a whimsical Insta-worthy groom’s cake to capturing the essence of a brand with a playful product presentation, McAllister’s work has captured the attention of celebrities and national brands. Her clients include Reese Witherspoon’s Draper James, Garden & Gun and King Bean Coffee. She can be seen displaying her cake artistry skills on the latest season of Food Network’s Holiday Wars. Her work has also been featured in American Cake Decorating Magazine, HGTV Magazine, Entertain & Celebrate and SKIRT, and she was also honored as one of the winners of the Create TV Cooking Challenge.