Classic Yellow Cake with Fudge Frosting

Classic Yellow Cake with Fudge Frosting | by Tessa Huff for TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Tessa Huff, is sharing a classic cake recipe today…. Often times I find myself trying to come up with the most interesting flavor combinations or innovative ways to incorporate seasonal produce.  But sometimes we just need to go back to basics.  While some cakes are dripping ... Continue Reading

Black & Gold Owl Birthday

Black & Gold Owl Birthday Cake | by Bloom Cake Co

Over the years, we've featured numerous owl cakes.  Because, really, whooo doesn't love a cute little owl cake with big smiling eyes?  Around here, owl cakes always give us something to hoot about!  (Okay, I promise to tone down all of the owl-related puns, it's just hard to resist.)  Well today's ... Continue Reading

Stepford Wives Dessert Table

Stepford Wives Dessert Table | by Blissfully Sweet

Today's feature just might be too cute for words.  We're stepping back in time to a retro style kitchen, filled with freshly baked desserts and cheery dose of suburbia.  A frilly-apron-clad housewife is whipping up her best batch of cookies and offering you one straight from the oven.  It's a little ... Continue Reading

Hello Kitty Birthday

Hello Kitty Birthday Party | by Bloom Cake Co.

Today's feature is so ridiculously adorable that the cuteness factor is simply off the charts.  Everything about this party says happy.  Happy, Happy Birthday!  To be exact.  Rainbow neon is mixed with small pops of black and white to create a cheerful color scheme that's vivid and so right now.  A ... Continue Reading

Online Cake Decorating Class

Wonderland Cake

Wonderland Cake | by Dream Day Cakes | TheCakeBlog.com

Hold on to your hats!  Today, we're falling down the rabbit hole into a world of whimsical cake.  Many of you already know and love Yeni Monroy of Dream Day Cakes® , located in Gainesville Florida.  She is the creative mind behind cakes like this Dr. Seuss Cake and this Lalaloopsy Cake.  Oh, and ... Continue Reading

DIY: Birthday Candles Cake

DIY Birthday Candles Cake | by Miso Bakes  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Miso of Miso Bakes, is here with a new tutorial... "I will leave the decoration up to you." "You can do whatever you would like." I bet most of us have a love-hate relationship with the statements above. I know I do. A part of me gets excited because I can finally ... Continue Reading

Vibrant Pinwheel Cake

Pinwheel Cake by T Bakes  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Have you noticed?  Paper pinwheels are everywhere!  From party decor to photo backdrops and DIY's, these accordion-like spirals are around every turn.  And well, we just can't seem to get enough.  So it's only fitting that this trend makes its way into the cake world.  And that's exactly what we ... Continue Reading

Rapunzel Cake

Rapunzel Cake by Sweet Ruby Cakes  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Rapunzel, Rapunzel, let down your hair.  So that we may climb up into your enchanted land of cake.  Because oh, what a fabulous land it is!  A land filled with whimsy and precision.  Character and charm.  A land created by Trina Thomson of Sweet Ruby Cakes in Australia, who just happens to have a ... Continue Reading

Fairy Birthday Cake

Fairy Princess Birthday Cake | by Dream Day Cakes | TheCakeBlog.com

Today we're spreading our wings and soaring straight into a magical land of wonder.  One filled with flowers and toadstools and whimsical fun.  Where fluttering fairies peek around every corner and natural beauty is abundant.  Created by Yeni Monroy and her team at Dream Day Cakes®, today's cake is ... Continue Reading

Ruffles & Dahlias Cake

Ruffles & Dahlia's by Sugar Ruffles  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Hello heavenly honeycomb!  The latest trend for 2013 is all about this graphic hexagonal pattern.  Honeycomb prints are popping up in everything from fashion to interior design this spring.  We've been loving on honeycomb ever since the Spring of 2012, when we featured this honeycomb cake.  And now ... Continue Reading