The Four Cakes of July

The Four Cakes of July :: TheCakeBlog.com

If you've been reading for a while, you may have noticed that I'm a fan of holidays!  And why not?  Holidays are all about family and friends getting together, delicious food and maybe even a few drinks.  Generally there is cake involved, in some form or fashion!  But it seems as though some ... Continue Reading

DIY: Spring Chick Cake

Spring Chick - Mini Easter Cake DIY

Our contributor, Miso of Miso Bakes, is sharing a fabulous new tutorial just in time for Easter... Chirp chirp.  Tweet tweet.   Spring is here and I am so excited for the gorgeous days we have ahead of us!  Hi, it's Miso from Miso Bakes.  I am also very thrilled to be sharing this Spring ... 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

Conversation Cakes

Conversation Cakes for Valentine's Day

If you agreed with me yesterday that nothing says ‘I Love You’ like something sweet and delicious... you're going to love today's featured cakes!  Because they take that thought to the next level.  We're all familiar with the classic Valentine's treat, conversation hearts.  But what about a ... Continue Reading

Sweet Valentine’s Inspiration

Glitter Heart Valentine's Cupcakes

Love is in the air as Valentine's Day draws near!  From here until the 14th, we're all about the sweet inspiration for Cupid's holiday!  Because really, nothing says 'I Love You' like something sweet and delicious.  Today we're crushing on some incredible goodies from our friends at The Pastry ... Continue Reading

Happy Heart Day Cake

Valentine's Day Heart Cake

Can you believe that it's almost February already?  Valentine's Day is just over two weeks away!  As we gear up for some sweet inspiration to make your heart flutter, I thought we'd first take a quick look back at one of my favorite cakes from this time last year....  with charming heart bunting, ... Continue Reading

The 12th Cake of Christmas

Golden Nutcracker Christmas Cake

When I was little, my family had a tradition of going to the ballet at Christmas time.  What a treat to put on a party dress and spend the night oohing and awing over the gorgeous sets and costumes... the graceful dancers gliding across the stage.  It's a magical event and a memory that is held dear ... Continue Reading

The 11th Cake of Christmas

Ruffle Christmas Tree Cake

Our holiday cake inspiration, The 12 Cakes of Christmas, is quickly coming to a conclusion.  We've showcased a wide variety of holiday cakes, varying in style and created by talented cake artists across the globe.  Some cakes were from well-established bakeries, some from today's hottest cake ... Continue Reading