DIY: Vintage Petal Cake

Today we’re taking a break from the Royal Wedding mania to enjoy some cake!  A  lovely, rustic petal cake that would be perfect for any summer occasion.  I am completely smitten with this charming little cake.  It’s simple yet elegant with a vintage vibe.  What’s even better is that you can make this cake yourself!  It’s not complicated and completely achievable for any baker, beginner or advanced.  Your guests will be so impressed when you serve up this Pretty Petal Cake, created by Melissa from My Cake School.
Rustic Vintage Petal Cake

This design would be perfect for a birthday party, bridal shower, baby shower or even a summer wedding.  You can learn how to create this design yourself, HERE on  There you will find a complete tutorial with step by step instructions to create this beauty.  How fun!

Let us know if you include this cake design in any of your summer events!

Carrie Sellman , Founder & Editor

Carrie Sellman is the Founder & Editor of The Cake Blog. Her work has been published in BRIDES Magazine, Country Living Magazine and featured online at People, Today, Cosmopolitan, Glamour, Redbook, Real Simple, TLC, The Cooking Channel and more.


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    Beth says

    Love the rustic feel and that it is buttercream! I love the taste of buttercream but the look of fondant. But this is pretty enough to forgo the fondant!

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