About Us

Troy and Niqua Wheatley are the husband and wife team behind Cake'D By Niqua, an online bakery in Laurel, MD. Niqua and Troy are natives of St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands, proudly serving the Washington D.C. area. Niqua is a baker and cake decorator and Troy manages the business' day to day operations and deliveries. Niqua grew up in the kitchen watching her grandmother bake.  Her first real experience with cake decorating came in October of 2013 when she created a monster cake and cupcakes for their son's 2nd birthday Halloween party. This experience sparked an interest and she fell in love with cake decorating.  Niqua's work has been featured on Satin Ice Fondant's cake blog several times and has also been published in Cake Masters Magazine and Cake Central Magazine.  Niqua can be seen as a competitor showcasing her talent on Food Network's Cupcake Championship.

 

Vision:

 

The Washington Metropolitan area's Premier provider of

baked goods and custom cakes.

 

Our Mission:

 

At Cake'D By Niqua, each and every dessert is handmade from scratch, fresh and made to order, using only the best ingredients. No matter what the occasion or even if it's to simply satisfy a sweet tooth, we are committed to a high quality of presentation, detail and taste. Our goal is to provide our customers with an exceptional product and service.


Interested in our custom cakes and cupcakes? We can create virtually any design you can imagine. We will work with you to customize your order to your specifications.