SAGINAW, Mich. - This is a story sure to satisfy your sweet tooth and bring out the kid in you.
Mid-Michigan's first artistic cotton candy business,Sweet Spinners, makes hand-crafted Cotton Candy Clouds that are a great treat for the young and young at heart.
Reporter Lia Kamana spoke with owner Christina Best this morning all about these delicious treats.
Best describes artistic cotton candy as a a treat with a show. She says guests are mesmerized by the spinning technique as many have never experienced freshly spun cotton candy.
The other unique aspect is, forget about your typical pink and blue, Best has 18 different flavors to choose from: regular carnival flavors, seasonal like peppermint stick and pumpkin spice latte, citrus including lemon, and lime, and then her premium flavors like green apple, sour watermelon, and sparkling wine.
In 2020, business owner Christina Best reimagined the cotton candy experience when the Coronavirus started to spread. With safety in mind, she launched to-go options like Cloud Drops, Cloud Tubs, and even Cotton Candy Cakes.
Sweet Spinners specializes in family friendly events in the state of Michigan. You may have seen Best at the Renaissance Festival last year and she tells us this year she is hoping for the Traverse City Cherry Festival.
Over the winter, she's been spinning her cotton candy creations at the SVRC Marketplace (203 S. Washington Ave., Saginaw, MI 48607) and will be there on Friday and Saturday, March 12th and 13th, from 10 a.m. till 6 p.m.
Best says Sweet Spinners is also available for private parties and is currently booking it's 2021 summer schedule. You can send your favorite family friendly fairs and festivals as well as inquire about a private party by emailing SweetSpinnersMichigan@gmail.com.