Finding Inspiration

Arrow Cake | Finding Inspiration in Everyday Life | by Rachael Teufel for TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Rachael Teufel of Intricate Icings Cake Design, is back with a new cake design and some insight on finding inspiration in everyday life -- a key to defining your own style and creating unique designs. Finding the right inspiration and designing an original cake can be ... Continue Reading

10 Gorgeously Green Cakes

10 Gorgeously Green Cakes  | including this design by The SweetSide  | on TheCakeBlog.com

Happy St. Patrick's Day!  Do you have your green on?  Because we're getting our green on!  We're spending today loving on some amazing cakes in every shade of green.  These cakes are not filled with Leprechauns or shamrocks, rainbows or pots of gold.  Instead, they are incredibly lovely designs with ... Continue Reading

10 Flower Cakes for Spring

10 Flower Cakes for Spring | including this design by Sweet Cakes & Pastry  | on TheCakeBlog.com

Happy Monday!  Daylight Savings Time began over the weekend and we officially sprang forward.  While we were bummed to lose an hour of sleep, we're beyond ready for spring to arrive!  Thank goodness we're getting closer and closer each day.  Who's with me in being over the cold and the snow?  In an ... Continue Reading

Marquee Letters Cake

Mr & Mrs Marquee Letters Cake | by Erica OBrien for TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Erica OBrien, is back for the next post in our Trending series.  Join Erica as she goes from inspiration on Pinterest to cake concept and then the final cake design. We have an ongoing joke at the shop about who comes up with the best design concepts.  My sister, the soup ... Continue Reading

10 Watercolor Cakes

10 Watercolor Cakes | including this design by Baked | on TheCakeBlog.com

Watercolor cakes have been popping up on The Cake Blog since 2012 and we love seeing this trend continue to grow and evolve.  Today we're crushing on a fresh batch of designs, each created with the soft swirls and mixed shades of watercolor.  From hand-painted florals to structured patterns, ... Continue Reading

10 Cakes to LOVE

10 Love Inspired Cakes | including this design by Le Dolci | on TheCakeBlog.com

Valentine's Day is almost upon us!  So we thought it was only fitting to spend today swooning over some stunning cakes inspired by love.  A few of today's cakes come from our contributors, so if you read every day, you'll recognize a couple of these.  The others come from talented designers making ... Continue Reading

Craftsy

TRENDING : Marsala

Marsala & Gold Bow Cake |  translating trends into cake designs | by Erica OBrien for TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Erica OBrien, is back for the next post in our Trending series.  Join Erica as she goes from inspiration on Pinterest to cake concept and then the final cake design. I wanted to celebrate the new year with something a little unconventional.  Rather than create a ... Continue Reading

2015 Wedding Cake Trends

2015 Wedding Cake Trends | Top cake designers predict cake trends for 2015 and share innovative wedding cake designs | on TheCakeBlog.com

We've come to the end of our latest cake series - The 2015 Wedding Cake Preview!  We've spent the last two weeks oohing and aahing over marvelous cake designs and getting the scoop on 2015 cake trends from the ladies who know.  Top cake designers were asked to predict which cake trends will be hot ... Continue Reading

2015 Wedding Cake Trends : Metallics + Color

2015 Wedding Cake Trends | Metallics + Color | by The Pastry Studio on TheCakeBlog.com

It's day eight of our brand new cake series - The 2015 Wedding Cake Preview!  We're spending two weeks oohing and aahing over marvelous cake designs and getting the scoop on 2015 cake trends from the ladies who know.  Top cake designers were asked to predict which cake trends will be hot in 2015.  ... Continue Reading

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2015 Wedding Cake Trends : Relaxed Bohemian

2015 Wedding Cake Trends | Relaxed Bohemian with watercolor and succulents | by Coco Paloma on TheCakeBlog.com

It's day seven of our brand new cake series - The 2015 Wedding Cake Preview!  We're spending two weeks oohing and aahing over marvelous cake designs and getting the scoop on 2015 cake trends from the ladies who know.  Top cake designers were asked to predict which cake trends will be hot in 2015.  ... Continue Reading