Jelly Bean Flower Cupcakes

Jelly Bean Flower Cupcakes  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Happy Monday!  I'm guest blogging today over at The TomKat Studio.  I shared a tutorial for for these adorable Jelly Bean Flower Cupcakes!  And I'm sharing it here as well.  These little treats are super simple and perfect for your upcoming Easter celebrations! Today we’re taking the jelly ... Continue Reading

Pot of Gold : St. Patrick’s Day Dessert

Pot of Gold St. Patrick's Day Dessert

Our contributor, Miso of Miso Bakes, is sharing a fun tutorial just in time for St. Patrick's Day... Have you found your pot of gold?  I did and it was right in my kitchen!  This month I stepped away from cakes and created a baking tutorial the whole family can participate in and enjoy. Not ... Continue Reading

DIY: Leprechaun Hat S’mores

DIY Leprechaun Hat S'mores  |  TheCakeBlog.com

St. Patrick's Day is just around the corner... this Saturday to be exact.  To help you celebrate, I've created a new DIY treat full of sweet goodness and glittering shamrocks!  I shared it over on the fabulous Hostess Blog and will share it here as well!  So whether you're planning a big green bash ... Continue Reading

DIY: Lacy Sugar Doilies

DIY Lace Sugar Doilies | by Miso Bakes

Just in time for Valentine's Day, things are about to get a little lacy.  Crochet, lace and doilies have been making an appearance in weddings and parties for months now.   We see lace doilies being repurposed for garlands, favors, gift wrap, lanterns, corsages and more!  So why not add this same ... Continue Reading

Ombre Ruffle Cupcakes

Ombre Ruffle Cupcakes | by Lauren Kapeluck for TheCakeBlog.com

Our cupcake contributor, Lauren Kapeluck of Crave. Indulge. Satisfy., is sharing a Valentine's recipe to make you swoon... February is a month full of sugar, love, and all things pink and red!  When I think of sweets the first thing that comes to mind is Red Velvet cake, followed closely by ... Continue Reading

DIY: Chocolate Kiss Cupcakes

Chocolate Kiss Cupcake | by Carrie Sellman for TheCakeBlog.com

Valentine’s Day is quickly approaching, and I think we can all agree… chocolate reigns supreme when it comes to Valentine’s sweets.  So I have a chocolatey cupcake created just for you.  In a few easy steps, your cupcakes will be all dressed up and ready for Cupid’s holiday.  What better way to give ... Continue Reading

Craftsy Cake Decorating Class

DIY: Frilly Handmade Carnations

Elegant Sugar Flowers | by Miso Bakes

Today's post is twice the treat!  Not only do we have a beautiful new cake design to showcase, but we're going to learn something new as well!  Our contributor, Miso of Miso Bakes, created this incredible cake and is kindly sharing one of her techniques with us.  So once we finish swooning over ... Continue Reading

Sparkling Christmas Trees

Ice Cream Cone - Sparkling Christmas Trees

Okay, so I know I'm not the only one who isn't quite ready for Christmas.  If you're still getting your goodies and sweets together, I have one last DIY project for you today.  It's incredibly easy and quick but with impressive results.  I did this project from start to finish {including photos and ... Continue Reading

The 7th Cake of Christmas {a DIY}

Easy DIY Snowman Cake

Thumpetty Thump Thump!  With a corncob pipe and a button nose, and two eyes made out of.... chocolate chips?  No wait, that's not how the song goes.  But that's how this pint-size snowman is bringing a big dose of merry to us today!  Our Christmas cake inspiration continues with The 7th Cake of ... Continue Reading

Learn Beautiful Cake Photography

DIY: Modern Christmas Cookies

Chevron & Christmas Tree Cookies

Callye of The Sweet Adventures of Sugarbelle is stopping by to share some of her cookie magic... For some reason, many people don't think they are capable of decorating perfect sugar cookies.  This is simply untrue.  With a little practice and experience ANYONE can create beautiful cookies.  ... Continue Reading