Housed in the former 1876 Peter Kern Bakery, Knoxville's Oliver Hotel located on downtown's Market Square is at the center of a bustling revitalized urban city center. Eventually converted to the Hotel St. Oliver, the hotel once played host to distinguished guests like movie star Patricia Neal. In 2011 Oliver Hospitality purchased the property and converted it to its present iteration, a stylish boutique hotel that maintains a connection to history.
Magnolia Market and Bakery
The bakery is situated on the corner of the property, just across from the Magnolia Market home store, and is dramatically framed by the backdrop of the silos.
HGTV's Fixer Upper host Joanna Gaines gave this building a bright white exterior with contrasting accents like the black window frames, shutters, ironwork and metal awnings with alternating black and white stripes.
Lavish Macaron Bakery With Brass Chandelier & Glass Display
Sophisticated in black, white and gold, this luxe macaron bakery includes a crescent shaped bar with a glass display case to show off the delectable treats. A fabulous chandelier suspends from the ceiling, making a dramatic statement and complementing the gold trim in the walls.
Art Decor Macaron Bakery With Brass Chandelier, Crescent Bar and Jade Velvet Chairs
This lavish macaron bakery features a crescent shaped bar that adds counter space and supports a glass encased macron display. A ornamental brass chandelier commands the room in the dimensional white ceiling. Black walls create a bold contrast to the white ceiling and compliment the chandelier with thin gold trim framing the paneling.
Art Decor Macaron Bakery With Dimensional Ceiling, Brass Chandelier, Crescent Counter and Black and White Floor
Ornate decorative moldings adorn the walls and ceiling and are complemented with black paint and gold accents. The ceiling is a standout feature which consists of multiple elevations of diamond-shapes designed to draw the eye to the center of the ceiling where an oversized brass chandelier resides. A crescent-shaped macaron bar adds visual interest and additional counter space. The back wall features handsome antique mirrors to serve as the backdrop to the Macaron by Patisse signage embellished with brass-trimmed shelves designed for additional storage and showcasing macaron towers.
Distressed Mirror With Name Emblem and Brass Trimmed Shelves Over Black Cabinetry at Macaron Bakery Counter
A distressed finish over the mirror gives this design a beautifully vintage flair. The bakery's name is mounted over the mirror to blend it with the soothing feel of the room. Brass trim gives a luminous highlight to the shelving edges over the sleek black cabinets below.
All existing framing lumber was salvaged and used to accent the bookshelves, product display shelves, cafe bar, point of sale, bakery case and overhead storage. The warm wood pops against the cafe's crisp white walls.
Save money on dessert options like cupcakes instead of a large, custom cake. Nathan picked up a selection of cupcakes from their local neighborhood bakery, Sprinkles Cupcakes, to give guests more flavor options.