Lauren is a writer and self-taught baker with roots in sunny San Diego. She is currently based out of Seattle, WA.

Her interests include crafting unconventional designs out of fruit and dough, hiking around
the Pacific Northwest, and scouting the best happy hour nachos.

Her pie designs have been featured in publications such as Vogue and Buzzfeed,
and her colorful geometric style regularly
inspires fellow bakers on Instagram, where
she has amassed over 160,000 followers in
the six months since she began @lokokitchen.


Photo by Jordan Lutes