Classes, Gifts, Supplies, & More


We are now offering a variety of classes and workshops. From cake to cupcakes, cookies to cake pops, we want to teach you sweet treats and pretty decorating. Learn some great thinks centered around the topic of the class.Classes last 90 minutes and are $34 per person. If you are signing up a group, you get a 10% discount per person on each tuition fee, for each additional person you add to your group (maximum discount of 30%) Please mention you are part of a group when registering for a class. Class includes all materials you need, coffee to keep you moving and a store discount to stock up on supplies.

To find our more, click on the News & Events section of our website, go to Facebook and search for Carefree Patisserie Classes, or give us a call.

Need to complete your cupcake badge for Girl Scouts, make shamrock shaped cookies for 4-H, or have a team bonding event? Design your own class with Carefree Patisserie. We can educate, demonstrate and have fun with whatever kind of culinary project you can think up. We will work with you to create and design the class that fits your group's needs.


Sometimes cupcakes are just not enough. For this reason, we have a full line of gifts for you to select from in our store as well. Browse through our lines of baking tools, cook books, aprons, children's bakeware, cupcake toppers, and more. We can put together different gift baskets based on your gift giving needs.



Call us and we will customize your gift box and deliver to homes and offices throughout the Des Moines area. Call 515-277-0705. There is a limited amount of delivery times available. Orders must be placed by noon for next day delivery. Delivery is not available Sundays or Mondays. Gift packages, deliveries and prices are valid December 3- December 20, 2013. Free delivery within the first 15 miles of Valley Junction.  Delivery available past this area for an additional charge.


A Carefree Cupcake pack

A holiday assortment of 6 gourmet cupcakes tied up with a bow. Plus a Carefree Patisserie t-shirt. We have two designs (I want a Muddy Farmer or It’s Cake o’clock Somewhere) and all sizes. The sweetest gift for the cupcake lover in your life. $28. Add a cupcake (or Happy Birthday) ring for just $5!


Holiday cupcakes plus 1

A dozen cupcakes delivered to your loved one’s door, wrapped in a ribbon and bow. We’ll put together a variety of our holiday flavors and add any item from the store at half off. Cookbooks, baking pans, a jar of sprinkles or a scented soy candle. Whatever the perfect add-on, we will help you find it, wrap it, and add it for 50 % off that item. Then, we deliver it with a personalized gift tag.  Starts at $35 and up depending on your choice of gift.


A baker’s dream

Get the perfect gift for the baker in your life.  This gift box includes an apron of your choice (multiple designs to select from) and beautiful 30” Bamboo chef’s rolling pin, a heat-resistant spatula, 2 jars of sprinkles and a 6 quart batter bowl with handle and spout (comes in red or yellow). A petite box of 6 homemade cookies is included as a bonus for the baker to keep sugar-charged.  $72.


Hostess with the mostess

A little something to thank the party hostess before you even arrive. 1 dozen mini gourmet cupcakes in assorted holiday flavors and 2 packages of high quality cocktail napkins with a wide array of holiday and witty designs to choose from.  $32. Add a pretty dishtowel for just $3!


Good clean holiday fun

Six holiday flavored gourmet cupcakes baked fresh and festively decorated for your loved one and a set of chef’s favorite tea towels and dish clothes. Many color combinations are available to select from for the perfect hue. $38.


Well-dressed bacon dude

Give the perfect gift for that guy in your life that likes to cook as much as snack. Pick a high quality apron with themes and colors ranging from chili peppers to gray pin-stripes. We then add 4 chocolate fudge brownies with crispy bacon pieces for a salty goodness. All boxed up, wrapped with a personalized gift tag and delivered to home or office. Prices range from $35-$48 depending on the apron.


Grandma’s little cookie helpers

We carry an amazing line of products from Curious Chef. They are great products designed for small hands but can handle a grown- up kitchen. We will put together a set of cookie cutters (traditional or holiday shaped) plus a rolling pin, spatula, and 2 jars of sprinkles. Includes a dozen assorted cookies to help keep things sweet. $42.


Pampering time

The holidays can really tire us out. Send your stressed out friend a little treat to keep them going. A two pack of our favorite holiday gourmet cupcakes, plus 2 yummy Dutch letter bars. Wrapped up with the sweets is a cupcake shaped bath bomb, cupcake soap pop and a deliciously scented soy candle. $48.


Grandma’s favorites…on sale

Want to help that special someone remember another special someone? 2 dozen of assorted Christmas cookies fresh baked and boxed up with a bow. Add a couple of our favorite retro baking tools and we will do the wrapping for you. We have measuring cups, wooden rolling pins, egg beaters, brownie spatulas, or even a brown sugar bear. Give us a call and we can help find the perfect little gift to fit your budget. All kitchen tools will be Buy One- Get one 50 % off. Delivered with the cookies and a smile.  Cookie gift starts at $28, plus the cost of any kitchen tools you decide to include. We can describe and recommend the perfect fit.


Special occasions- special delivery

A half dozen of our fabulous gourmet cupcakes paired with a gift for the special occasion.  Holiday engagement?  New baby? Grand birthday?  Starting at $21, plus the cost of the gift.


Carefree Patisserie has added several lines of baking and cake making supplies to our store to help you with all your needs. From boxes and drums to food colorings and sprinkles, we can get you on your way to making some of your own tasty treats.


Looking for something tasty in addition to our famous cupcakes? Carefree Patisserie has treats and gifts for your favorite sweet tooth – whether it’s friends, family or even pets! On weekends, we will have something from our "bake sale" line available as well. "Bake sale" items include cookies, brownies and bars - all the fun stuff you typically find at local bake sales, with our own special twist! For example, our lemon bars are made with lemoncello and our rice krispie treats have browned butter and sea salt in them.

For pet lovers, we have special canine treats including biscuits and pupcakes. Personalized 6-inch doggie birthday cakes are also available (please call 1 week in advance).