Finding Inspiration

Arrow Cake | Finding Inspiration in Everyday Life | by Rachael Teufel for

Our contributor, Rachael Teufel of Intricate Icings Cake Design, is back with a new cake design and some insight on finding inspiration in everyday life -- a key to defining your own style and creating unique designs. Finding the right inspiration and designing an original cake can be ... Continue Reading

DIY Edible Moss Cake

Moss Cake | how to make edible moss from sugar cookie dough | by Carrie Sellman for

I absolutely love the look of real moss and find myself adding touches of green to every corner of my home.  Maybe it's because green is a symbol of life and renewal, commonly associated with spring and Easter.  Maybe it's because I'm obsessed with the modern farmhouse look right now, dreaming of a ... Continue Reading

FREE: Spring Art Print

It's Always Spring with Buttercream | |Free Art Print | by Jessica Kirkland for

Our contributor, Jessica Kirkland of Pen N' Paper Flowers is back with another original art print, created exclusively for The Cake Blog readers.  We're welcoming spring into our kitchens! Happy Spring to all of you here at The Cake Blog!!  Did you know, as bakers, you have a superpower that ... Continue Reading

DIY Chocolate Daffodils

DIY Chocolate Daffodils | impressive yet surprisingly simple addition to your Spring and Easter cakes | by Erin Gardner for

Our contributor, Erin Gardner of Erin Bakes, is back with a new tutorial today!  Join along as she shares a new cake project with a step-by-step tutorial. My obsession with chocolate flowers continues!  It’s been so much fun for me to continue working with this medium, coming up with new and ... Continue Reading

10 Gorgeously Green Cakes

10 Gorgeously Green Cakes  | including this design by The SweetSide  | on

Happy St. Patrick's Day!  Do you have your green on?  Because we're getting our green on!  We're spending today loving on some amazing cakes in every shade of green.  These cakes are not filled with Leprechauns or shamrocks, rainbows or pots of gold.  Instead, they are incredibly lovely designs with ... Continue Reading

DIY Mini Easter Egg Cakes

Mini Easter Egg Cakes | by Cakegirls for

Our contributors, Mary and Brenda Maher of Cakegirls, are back with a new DIY today!  Join us as they share a new cake project with a step-by-step tutorial. I love making desserts for Easter.  Spring is in the air, flowers are blooming and pastel colors are finally back.  And, the Easter ... Continue Reading


Lemon Meringue Cake

Lemon Meringue Cake | with lemon curd and toasted meringue frosting  | by Tessa Huff for

Our contributor, Tessa Huff, is sharing a fresh new cake recipe today... While some of us are enjoying an early spring, others may still be in the middle of one of the worst winters in decades.  Either way, we can all find happiness in this sunny cake.  Fortunately for everyone, winter citrus ... Continue Reading

10 Flower Cakes for Spring

10 Flower Cakes for Spring | including this design by Sweet Cakes & Pastry  | on

Happy Monday!  Daylight Savings Time began over the weekend and we officially sprang forward.  While we were bummed to lose an hour of sleep, we're beyond ready for spring to arrive!  Thank goodness we're getting closer and closer each day.  Who's with me in being over the cold and the snow?  In an ... Continue Reading

Marquee Letters Cake

Mr & Mrs Marquee Letters Cake | by Erica OBrien for

Our contributor, Erica OBrien, is back for the next post in our Trending series.  Join Erica as she goes from inspiration on Pinterest to cake concept and then the final cake design. We have an ongoing joke at the shop about who comes up with the best design concepts.  My sister, the soup ... Continue Reading

Learn Beautiful Cake Photography

Candy Flower Cake

How to make a Candy Flower Cake using Airheads and Laffy Taffy | by Erin Gardner on

Our contributor, Erin Gardner of Erin Bakes, is back with a new tutorial today!  Join along as she shares a new cake project with a step-by-step tutorial. Spring is coming!  Or at least that’s what I keep telling myself as I stare out of my window at mounds of snow.  Until the real blossoms start ... Continue Reading