Mod Black & White Swirls

Mod Black & White by Yuma Couture Cakes  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Today's featured cake is as sleek as it is modern.  A not-so-ordinary cake created for a not-so-ordinary wedding.  Inspired by the bride's lace fascinator, this design is strikingly bold and simply beautiful!  Gorgeous hand-painted swirls embellish all three tiers, softly contrasting the crisp black ... Continue Reading

Equestrian Wedding Cake

Equestrian Cake by Lovely Cakes  | TheCakeBlog.com

I'm loving all of the vintage horse imagery slipping into bridal inspiration lately.  For months, I've been hoping to see a beautiful cake befitting this trend appear in my inbox.   And sure enough, that is exactly what we have in store today!  With diagonal stripes in blush pink and a delicate ... Continue Reading

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

Online Cake Decorating Class

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

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

Craftsy Cake Decorating Class

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