Press

Daily Candy Smiles back at Whimsical

Whimsical Candy October 7, 2013

​Caramel-nougat-chocolate swirls of gooeyness were their first words.

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Press

Whimsy at The Daily Herald

Whimsical Candy October 7, 2013

​Daily Herald features hometown candymaker as a "sweet sensation."...

General Whimsy

Whimsical Fashion!

Whimsical Candy October 7, 2013

​Big news! Whimsical Candy is branching out from candy – into fashion! I just committed to creating a Whimsical Candy dress for the Chocolate Fashion Show at the French Pastry School’s For the Love of Chocolate event on February 22, 2014 in downtown Chicago (...

General Whimsy

La-Dee-Dahs now available at Sunset Foods on Chicago’s North Shore!

Whimsical Candy September 29, 2013

We are thrilled that Sunset Foods, the North Shore’s favorite independent, family-owned grocery store chain, is now selling La-Dee-Dahs and Sea Salty Just Caramels! Visit the stores in Northbrook, Highland Park, Lincolnshire, Lake Forest and Northbrook. Our candy can be found in ...

General Whimsy

The story behind the La-Dee-Dah!

Whimsical Candy September 3, 2013

People who come in my shop often ask how I came up with the La-Dee-Dah. So, for those interested, here is the story. I graduated from Chicago’s French Pastry School in December 2006. My last class was classic French sugar candies and I was completely in thrall to those refined and ...