10 Pretty Black Cakes

10 Beautiful Black Cakes | including Wild Orchid Baking Company | on TheCakeBlog.com

At one point and time, we wouldn't have dreamed of a pretty black cake.  But over the last year, gorgeously-dark black cakes have been popping up everywhere.  And we are absolutely loving this look.  Black is such a bold color and it creates a wonderful contrast with white, soft pastels, neons and ... Continue Reading

TRENDING: Paper Garland Cake

Paper Garland Cake  |  translating trends into cake designs | by Erica OBrien for TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Erica OBrien, owner of Erica OBrien Cake Design, is back for the next post in our Trending series.  Erica is helping us translate today's top trends in fashion, design, art and everyday life into fabulous cake designs.  Watch each month as she goes from inspiration on Pinterest to ... Continue Reading

Fall Wedding Cake Inspiration

Fall Wedding Cake Inspiration | by Coco Paloma Desserts on TheCakeBlog.com

Today's feature is one of those posts that I simply cannnot wait for you to see!  It's packed full of pretty and just bursting with beautiful details.  It comes to us from Paloma Efron, owner of Coco Paloma Desserts located in Austin, Texas.  If you don't already know Coco Paloma -- you're seriously ... Continue Reading

Technique + Imagination (III)

Arrows in shades of Pantone Fall 2014 | by Erica OBrien for TheCakeBlog.com

Today is Day 3 of a new mini series all about cake artistry!  Three of our contributors teamed up on a project conceived to challenge each other while inspiring all of us.  We talk about inspiration and techniques all the time here on The Cake Blog.  But how do you take those concepts and translate ... Continue Reading

Technique + Imagination (II)

Sweater Weather Cake | by Erin Gardner for TheCakeBlog.com

Today is Day 2 of a new mini series all about cake artistry!  Three of our contributors teamed up on a project conceived to challenge each other while inspiring all of us.  We talk about inspiration and techniques all the time here on The Cake Blog.  But how do you take those concepts and translate ... Continue Reading

Technique + Imagination

Pantone Fall 2014 Stripes | by AK Cake Design for TheCakeBlog.com

Today is the start of a new mini series all about cake artistry!  Three of our contributors teamed up on a project conceived to challenge each other while inspiring all of us.  We talk about inspiration and techniques all the time here on The Cake Blog.  But how do you take those concepts and ... Continue Reading

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Summer Frills Cake

Summer Frills Cake | by Lemon Tree Cakes | on TheCakeBlog.com

Everything around us seems to be signalling that summer is coming to an end.  Children are heading back to school and Labor Day is just around the corner.  But the weather here is still bright, sunny and warm.  So I feel basking in the goodness of summer just a little bit longer before we officially ... Continue Reading

TRENDING : Pineapples

Pineapple Cake  |  translating trends into cake designs | by Erica OBrien for TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Erica OBrien, owner of Erica OBrien Cake Design, is back for her next post in our new series called Trending.  Erica is helping us translate today's top trends in fashion, design, art and everyday life into fabulous cake designs.  Watch each month as she goes from inspiration on ... Continue Reading

Dancing Violets Cake

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Today's feature is a wow-worthy design all about color.  Rich, statement-making hues perfectly complement three extra-tall, slender tiers -- creating a sleek profile that is both beautiful and bold.  Gently flowing ruffles add a soft layer of detail and set the stage for a handful of African ... Continue Reading

Learn Beautiful Cake Photography

Prickly Pear Wedding Cake

Prickly Pear | Succulent Wedding Cake Inspiration | by Ruze Cake House on TheCakeBlog.com

Today's feature is a fresh new take succulents, updating this popular wedding cake trend with a hint of cactus.  From its pristine white on white details to its naturally muted green accents, this cake is all about casual elegance.  A chic herringbone pattern adds texture and visual interest while ... Continue Reading