Purple Ombre Buttercream Cake

Purple Buttercream Cake by Fat Girl Cakes  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Buttercream.  Buttercream.  Glorious Buttercream.  Today's cake is all about the buttercream.  Ruffles, roses, petals, swags, swirls and dots.  This cake includes just about every popular buttercream technique from today's cake scene.  Armed with shades of purple and a piping bag, Kristin ... Continue Reading

Best of 2012 : Number 8

Best of 2012 : Pink & Gold 1st Birthday by Intricate Icings

Ah, it's Monday after the holidays....  And by now, most of us are getting back to work.  Back to school.  Back to the normal routine.  Another wonderful year has come to a close. But before we jump right in to new posts for 2013, we're pausing to take a look back at the last year.  I’ve sifted ... Continue Reading

Thing One & Thing Two Cake

Dr Seuss Cake | by Dream Day Cakes

Dr. Seuss himself would be excited about today's cake.  It's playful.  It's charming.  It's just down right seussical!  Created for a twin's first birthday celebration, this design brings Seuss's classic book,  The Cat in the Hat, to life.  From the Cat's iconic striped hat to his umbrella and ball, ... Continue Reading

Glam Pink & Black Cake

Glam Pink & Black Cake by Bakermama  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Today's cake is all about the glam!  With a sassy pink and black color combo and rows upon rows of ruffled petals.  Pink on pink stenciling defines the top tiers with a blooming rose pattern which is subtle yet striking.  Add a small touch of sparkle and you have one FAB-ulous cake!  Created for a ... Continue Reading

Elephant Birthday Party

Elephant Birthday Cake by Bakermama  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Today's feature is so adorable, its cuteness factor is off the charts!  Lovable elephants parade through a world of pink and grey polka dots with goodies of every kind.  From cotton candy meringues to precious elephant cookies and even hand-made chocolate peanuts!  Not to mention the delightful cake ... Continue Reading

Robot Birthday Cake

Robot Birthday Cake by Dream Day Cakes  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Today's cake is so ridiculously adorable, prepare to be smitten!  It includes all of the little details you expect in a cake... like nuts and bolts and gears and metallics!  It's a charming cross between the oh-so-popular steampunk trend and good old robot fun.  Created for a man who enjoys building ... Continue Reading


Candy Fruit Slice Cakes

Watermelon Candy Slices Cake by Sugar Creations  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Today's cakes feature a fabulously fun idea that I know you are going to love!  With a fresh and fruity twist, these cakes are perfect for summer fun!  Candy fruit slices become the star in these whimsical designs by Rebecca Sutterby, owner of Sugar Creations in Kansas.  One design is all about ... Continue Reading

Realistic Reptile Cake

Reptile Cake by Blissfully Sweet  |  TheCakeBlog.com

I’ll be the first to admit it… a majority of the cakes I feature here on the blog are pretty girly.  Elegant, feminine and oh-so-cute cakes appropriate for weddings, baby showers and birthdays.  Well today's cake is definitely ALL BOY!  And we're not talking about a cutesy 'snakes and snails and ... Continue Reading

Lalaloopsy Birthday Cake

Lalaloopsy Birthday Cake by Dream Day Cakes

Today's featured cake is simply sew cute!  This Lalaloopsy inspired birthday cake was created for a fan of these magical rag dolls.  Now, the Lalaloopsy girls and their colorful world come to life... in the form of a cake!  Yeni Monroy and her team at Dream Day Cakes® perfectly capture the whimsical ... Continue Reading

Learn Beautiful Cake Photography

Dreamy Castle Cake

Shrek Castle Cake

After featuring the adorable Puss in Boots cake earlier this week, I thought we'd continue on with the fairytale theme for another day.  Just long enough to bring you a this!  Exactly what kind of cake is created for the wedding of two animators at Dreamworks?  One with a classic damsel in distress, ... Continue Reading