cakelava is an award-winning boutique wedding cake and birthday cake design studio owned by Rick and Sasha Reichart in Kailua, Oahu. Since 2005, cakelava has been Hawaii’s premier custom cake company, offering unique, made from scratch wedding cakes, sculpted cakes and celebration cakes with beautiful handcrafted flowers and decorations. Cake designer/author/instructor Rick Reichart has over 20 years experience making cakes in L.A., Seattle, and Oahu and is known internationally. His cakes are widely featured in wedding and cake industry magazines, on the internet, on Food Network Challenge: Spongebob Birthday Cakes, and at events around the world. Rick and his wife Sasha are co-authors of Extreme Cakeovers: Make Showstopping Desserts from Store-Bought Ingredients (Clarkson Potter/Publishers).