Custom Cakes

Welcome to a corner where flavor and imagination merge into edible masterpieces.

Each design is a collaboration between our expert pastry chefs and your ideas, resulting in unique creations that speak directly to your tastes and preferences.

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About Us

Nicole and Jose Velasquez, owners of The Sweet Life, have been passionate about baking for decades. Together, they have over 20 years of experience in creating delicious desserts from the heart. They’ve both spent many years working in authentic Italian Bakeries around Long Island, where they honed their skills and developed recipies that they are proud of and they know you will enjoy. They’re both extremely passionate about bringing you excellent quality ingredients coupled with a beautiful presentation that you can be proud to serve to your guests at your next event.


Our Franklin Square location opened in February of 2023 and is currently our only location. We are thrilled to be a part of the Franklin Square community, which has welcomed us with open arms!

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It was the perfect way to celebrate our love, and we couldn't have been happier with our choice. Thank you The Sweet Life for making our anniversary unforgettable!



I ordered a custom designed cake and it was a masterpiece. The flavors were amazing and the cake was moist and light.

Jennifer Jones


The Sweet Life is my go-to bakery for all my special occasions. From birthdays to holidays, their selection of cakes never ceases to amaze me.

Jonathan Mesa