DIY: Mistletoe Tutorial from PetalSweet

DIY Sugar Mistletoe Tutoria by Petalsweet  |  TheCakeblog.com

An entire month of holiday inspiration would not be complete without a DIY or two!  Now that we're officially in the Christmas spirit and inspired to bake, we have a spectacular tutorial for you today.  A DIY that is modern and sophisticated and just a touch of whimsy.  It's one part festive and two ... Continue Reading

DIY : Cinnamon Sugar Turkey Feathers

Puff Pastry Turkey Feathers  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Turkey Day is here!  And I have a super simple, yet impressive treat to add to your dessert lineup.  Between the pumpkin cupcakes and the apple pie cupcakes, why not serve up some turkey feathers?  Puffy and flaky and oh-so-sweet turkey feathers.  Man they are delicious.  AND slightly addictive ... Continue Reading

DIY : Fall Flowers Centerpiece Cake

Fall Flower Centerpiece Cake  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Miso of Miso Bakes, is sharing a new DIY just in time for Thanksgiving ... With Thanksgiving just around the corner, I am sure many of you are busy devising menus and tidying up your homes for the big feast you are throwing.  Slowly, but surely, things are being crossed off the ... Continue Reading

DIY : Pink Ribbon Cake

Pink Breast Cancer Awareness Cake by Miso Bakes  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Miso Bakes, is sharing a new DIY in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month ... This cake is dedicated to all the fighters. This cake is dedicated to all the survivors. This cake is dedicated to those who have succumbed to their battle. This cake was created with much ... Continue Reading

DIY : Marshmallow Cobweb Cake

How to Make a Marshmallow Spiderweb Cake | Tutorial by Carrie Sellman for TheCakeBlog.com

As seen on the cover of Country Living Magazine, October 2013! We've come to the end of our new cake series,EEEK It’s Halloween Week!  A week full of innovative Halloween cakes, like none we had seen before.  A huge thank you to the the five bakeries who participated in this special week of ... Continue Reading

DIY : Chocolate Chip Cookie Cake

Chocolate Chip Cookie Cake  |  Carrie Sellman for TheCakeBlog.com

Last month we celebrated a very special birthday in my house... my husband's!  Of course my husband likes cake.  Or is at least smart enough not to tell me that he doesn't like cake.  But I know, deep down, that his true favorite is chocolate chip cookies.  It's pretty apparent.  And trust me, I've ... Continue Reading

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DIY : Rainbow Sprinkle Cake

DIY Sprinkle Cake Tutorial  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Oh how I love sprinkle cakes!  These whimsical cakes are the ultimate treat for the ultimate sprinkle lover!  And I'm pretty positive you're smitten with them too.  So I must warn you that today's post might induce some squealing!  Kate Wagner of The Greedy Baker is sharing a fabulous sprinkle cake ... Continue Reading

Beach Week : Nautical Cake & DIY

Nautical Beach Cake by Miso Bakes  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Today we're continuing on with our end-of-summer celebration. It's Beach Week! And so far we're having a ball! You all keep crashing our site with your excitement over the amazing KitchenAid Mixer Giveaway that we're hosting.  And rightfully so... who doesn't want a KitchenAid? Let alone a 7 ... Continue Reading

DIY: Lemon Citrus Cake

Lemon Citrus Cake by Miso Bakes  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Miso of Miso Bakes, is sharing a new DIY with a fresh take on lemon ... Growing up, my grandparents always took my siblings and I on a long walk around the neighborhood after dinner. As a matter of fact, this is one of my fondest and most cherished childhood memories. My ... Continue Reading

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DIY: Patriotic Pinwheel Cupcakes

DIY Fondant Pinwheel Cupcakes | TheCakeBlog.com

Last Monday, I kicked off our big Red, White and Blue Week by sharing a fun new tutorial as a guest post over on The TomKat Studio.  My Patriotic Pinwheel Cupcakes!  Your response to these fondant pinwheel toppers has been wonderful!  I shared the step by step instructions to make the basic solid ... Continue Reading