Sugar Burlap Cake

Rustic Burlap Cake by Intricate Icings  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Over the last year plus, burlap has been popping up everywhere!  You can spot great touches of burlap anywhere from weddings and parties to fashion and home decor.  I must admit that I am quite enamored with the burlap trend.  I love finding new and interesting ways to incorporate burlap into an ... Continue Reading

Beach Week: Ocean Sunset

Ocean Sunset Cake by Blissfully Sweet  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Our end of summer celebration is in full swing!  It's Beach Week here on the cake blog and we're having some serious fun in the sun.  Four talented bakers were asked to create new designs inspired by the sun, sand and surf.  To bring the beauty and colors of the beach to life in a sophisticated ... Continue Reading

Beach Week : Romantic Coral & Shells

Beach Wedding Cake by Three Little Blackbirds  |  TheCakeBlog.com

I hope your bags are packed because it's Beach Week! We're saying goodbye to a fabulous summer with one last trip to the beach.  An entire week of amazing cakes, recipes and DIY's inspired by the beach.  We kicked things off yesterday with a spectacular 7-quart KitchenAid Mixer Giveaway!!  (Be sure ... Continue Reading

From Dress to Cake :: Ruffled Rosette

Vera Wang Cake by Yummy Cupcakes & Cakes  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Today's cake is quite possibly one of the most gorgeous cakes to grace this blog.  I know, I know... that is a very big statement.  One hard to live up to considering all of the incredible cakes showcased over the years.  But I think you'll soon agree!  So put your coffee down and have a seat ... Continue Reading

Online Cake Decorating Class

From Dress to Cake : Vintage Lace

Vintage Lace by Little Wish Cakes  |  TheCakeBlog.com

We talk about inspiration from day to day, because well.... this blog is meant to inspire you!  One of my favorite things is actually seeing the inspiration behind a beautiful cake design.  And I know you love it too!  So what happens when a talented cake designer is inspired by a photo?  A ... Continue Reading

Summer Cake Trio

Summery Ruffle Cake by Ma' Cake  |  TheCakeBlog.com

I know, I know.  It's been too quiet here the last few weeks... but we're back on track and starting the week off with a big helping of cake inspiration!  Today's post is so packed full of pretty cakes that it's like three posts in one.  Seriously!  Today's featured cake is not one cake but three!  ... Continue Reading

Marie Antoinette Cake

Marie Antoinette inspired cake by Frosted Cake Shop  | TheCakeBlog.com

Let them eat cake!  But not just any cake.  A cake as stunning as.... my dress!  Today's lovely design by Tessa of The Frosted Cake Shop was inspired by Marie Antoinette and the elaborate dresses of the 18th century.  With vintage metallics and delicate touches, today's feature is ultra feminine and ... Continue Reading

From Dress… to Cake

Pleated Dress Cake by Layered Bake Shop  |  TheCakeBlog.com

We talk about inspiration day after day because, well…  this blog is meant to inspire you!  Whether we get a peek at the hand drawn sketches or a few thoughts shared by the baker, I love exploring the inspiration behind a cake.  The best is when we can truly see the inspiration become cake ... Continue Reading

Craftsy Cake Decorating Class

The 4th Cake of July

Ruffled Flag Cake by Fondant Flinger | The Cake Blog

Today is the fourth and final day in our new cake series, The 4 Cakes of July!  Four talented bakers were asked to create new designs inspired by the 4th of July holiday.  To bring the beauty and colors of the American flag to life in a modern cake design like none we have seen before.  And today’s ... Continue Reading

The 3rd Cake of July

Red, White & Blue Ribbons by Intricate Icings | TheCakeBlog.com

Today is day three in our new cake series, The 4 Cakes of July!  Four talented bakers were asked to create new designs inspired by the 4th of July holiday.  To bring the beauty and colors of the American flag to life in a modern cake design like none we had seen before.  And today's cake is ... Continue Reading