DIY: Halloween Cupcake Centerpiece

DIY Halloween Centerpiece

Well hello there again everyone!  This is Jessica Kirkland from Pen N' Paperflowers Studio and Design... back for another little bit of guest blogging for Carrie here at Half Baked.  (You might remember the needle felted acorn tutorial I shared here last Fall?) I'm honored to have been asked by ... Continue Reading

DIY: Pudgy Mummy Cupcakes

Halloween Mummy Cupcakes DIY

My family and I are on the move this week.  Literally moving across the country!  While we pack, load and spend way too many hours in a car over the next few days... some very talented ladies will stop in with guest posts!  Our friend Brittany over at Edible Details has created a frightfully fun ... Continue Reading

DIY: Cupcake Liner Witch Hats

{super easy} Cupcake Liner Witch Hats  | by Carrie Sellman  |  TheCakeBlog.com

I generally have a rule about rushing the season... that is, I try not to.  But Halloween has been in the stores for so long now that it's starting to go on clearance.  So today, I'm officially kicking off the Halloween season here on The Cake Blog!  And what better way to start things off than with ... Continue Reading

Sweet Snippets: Using Leftover Buttercream

Scrap Buttercream cake by Miso Bakes

Our contributor, Miso of Miso Bakes, is sharing some helpful tips to put extra buttercream to good use.  Enjoy.... Don't you hate it when you have awkward amounts of tinted buttercream left over?  Most always it's a tad too much to toss, but not enough to store in a tub. So, what do I do?  I ... Continue Reading

We All Scream for Ice Cream!

Ice Cream Cake by Miso Bakes  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Miso of Miso Bakes, is here with a DIY cake perfect for summer birthday parties... I scream.  You scream.  We all scream for ice cream! Growing up, ice cream cakes were considered the novelty of all novelty cakes.  Fondant covered cakes were almost unheard of and carved cakes ... Continue Reading

Ombre Cake Love

Purple Ombre Cake by Miso Bakes

Our contributor, Miso of Miso Bakes, is back with some lovely cakes for us today.... Ombre. Gradience. Gradation. Regardless of what you like to call it, this color trend is in. I see it everywhere starting from nail art to hair color to interior design to cookies, cakes and dessert tables. I ... Continue Reading

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DIY: Milkaholic Bottles {& Free Printables!}

Milkaholic Milk Bottles DIY

When I put together the Milkaholic Baby Shower for our friends, I had no idea the overwhelming response it would receive!  So many of you have left kind comments and inquired about everything from the invitation to the food labels, patterned papers and milk bottles.  I am currently working to make ... Continue Reading

DIY: Paper Rose Cake

DIY Paper Rose Cake by Miso Bakes  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Today we're excited to share the first post from one of our new contributors!  Enjoy this great DIY cake project by Miso of Miso Bakes..... I wanted this cake to be bold. I wanted it to be daring.  I wanted it to scream for attention, but at the same time, be quite the shy-pie. My inspiration ... Continue Reading

Fab Find: Cupcake Lights

Cupcake Liner Lights

By now you've probably noticed that I am loving all of the fun DIY projects using cupcake liners!  It's such a cute trend and I just can't seem to get enough.  From your responses, it seems as though you love them too!  So far we've featured a charming cupcake liner garland, an adorable cupcake ... Continue Reading

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Fab Find: Cupcake Liner Christmas Tree

Cupcake Liner Christmas Tree

It's the last week before Christmas and it's go time!  Everyone is busy with last minute shopping, decorating, baking and wrapping.  And I'm right there with you!  I am almost - almost finished with our Christmas cards so hopefully they will make it to the mailbox today.  It still counts as long as ... Continue Reading