After more than 20 years in business, How Sweet It Is Cakes is closing

The owners cited financial reasons for the decision to close up shop

DULUTH, Minn. – After more than 20 years in business, popular Twin Ports cake decorators, How Sweet It Is Cakes is closing its doors.

How Sweet It Is posted to Facebook on Monday to announce that they will be shutting down, citing a “significant decline in sales,” among other personal reasons. Eileen Brown, the owner of How Sweet It Is told Fox 21 what it’s been like serving the community all these years.

“It’s been a blessing. It’s been a great ride,” Brown said. “[We] loved meeting people and seeing people at the happy times in their lives, new adventures. We’re going to miss people a lot. It’s going to be really really hard to shut down.”

How Sweet It Is will be open for it’s last day – Tuesday, Oct. 31. The owners will also be working to help their current employees find work elsewhere.