The Cupcake Sisters
Meet Katherine & Sophie
Sisters Katherine Kallinis Berman and Sophie Kallinis LaMontagne are the co-founders of Georgetown Cupcake, stars of the hit series DC Cupcakes on TLC, and best-selling authors of The Cupcake Diaries and Sweet Celebrations.
Inspired by their grandmother, in 2008, Katherine and Sophie traded careers in fashion and venture capital to follow their passion for baking and opened Georgetown Cupcake in Washington, DC. Since 2008, Katherine and Sophie have expanded Georgetown Cupcake with locations in Bethesda, MD, New York City/SoHo, Boston/Newbury Street, Los Angeles, and Atlanta. Georgetown Cupcake offers over 100 different flavors of cupcakes and ships its cupcakes nationwide.
Sophie and Katherine and their cupcakes have been featured in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, The Washington Post, Better Homes and Gardens, Food & Wine, TV Guide, the NBC Today Show, The Martha Stewart Show, The Oprah Winfrey Show, Live! With Kelly, ABC Nightline, Access Hollywood, Extra, Entertainment Tonight, People, InStyle, Town & Country, US Weekly, Redbook, Real Simple, and Cosmopolitan.
DC Cupcakes: Fridays at 10pm ET/PT and 9pm CT on TLC
Following its sweet success in season one, TLC is serving up another twelve episodes of DC CUPCAKES, the hit series following sisters and business partners Sophie LaMontagne and Katherine Kallinis and the colorful crew at Georgetown Cupcake. Batter will splatter and icing will fly as each half-hour goes behind-the-scenes to capture the trials and tribulations of running a bustling family business. DC CUPCAKES will air Fridays at 10 PM (ET/PT) with back-to-back episodes
beginning February 25.
This season promises more delicious drama. Armed with their grandmother’s recipes and “Mommy” by their side, Sophie and Katherine rise to every challenge including baking 10,000 cupcakes to be shipped to Afghanistan for our troops, creating a giant pink bra out of cupcakes for Breast Cancer Awareness Month, catering a cupcake birthday party for two gorillas at the zoo and making a couture wedding dress out of cupcakes for DC Fashion Week.
TLC.com is adding delicious new content to the series fan site (tlc.com/dccupcakes). Online, viewers can tour the cupcakery to see where the magic happens. Meet the faces behind the scenes at Georgetown Cupcake and keep up with the sisters in their all-new blog. Get the latest photos of their impressive cupcake creations, along with baking recipes and decorating tips. Fans can also connect on the show’s new Facebook fan site facebook.com/dccupcakes and on twitter @TLC for discussions and promotions.
The first season of DC CUPCAKES is available for pre-order now and ships on February 8. An exclusive selection of TLC-branded DC Cupcakes available now for purchase at TLCStore.com.