The 2nd Cake of July

Vintage Patriotic Bunting Cake by Wild Orchid :: TheCakeBlog.com

Today is day two 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 sophisticated cake design like none we had seen before.  And today's cake is ... Continue Reading

The 1st Cake of July

Americana Quilt Cake by AK Cake Design | TheCakeBlog.com

Today is the first day of our newest cake series,  The 4 Cakes of July!  Four talented bakers were asked (pretty, pretty please) 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 sophisticated cake design.  There will be no ... Continue Reading

Victorian Steampunk Wedding Cake

Steampunk Wedding Cake

We're starting off the new week with an incredible Steampunk inspired wedding cake.  For those of you saying ... steampunk, huh, what?  Steampunk is a genre that combines Victorian era fashion and art with science fiction and futuristic technology.  Think gears, metals and leather mixed with elegant ... Continue Reading

Dreamy Castle Cake

Shrek Castle Cake

After featuring the adorable Puss in Boots cake earlier this week, I thought we'd continue on with the fairytale theme for another day.  Just long enough to bring you a this!  Exactly what kind of cake is created for the wedding of two animators at Dreamworks?  One with a classic damsel in distress, ... Continue Reading

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Tangerine and Turquoise Tango

Tangerine & Turquoise Chevron Cake

Summer hasn't officially started.... yet I want to crown today's design as "Cake of the Summer".  I know.  I know.  It's too early in the season to make such a sweeping declaration.  But today's featured cake is SO right now.  SO Summer 2012! Somehow, Rachael Teufel of Intricate Icings Cake ... Continue Reading

Summer Sunshine Cake

Rustic Ombre Yellow Buttercream Cake

You are my sunshine, my only sunshine... we sing this song all the time in my house!  It is one of my daughter's favorites and why not?  You can't help but smile and feel good when singing it!  As soon as I saw today's featured cake,  I felt the same way.  Bright, sunshiny happy!  With it's rustic ... Continue Reading

Blue Poppy Flowers Cake

Blue Poppy Flowers Cake

Please, put down your coffee and have a seat.  I feel like today's post needs to come with a warning label.  It would go something like this... CAUTION: Today's cake may take your breath away.  Some have experienced intense, gorgeous-induced giddiness when viewing this cake.  Swooning and fainting ... Continue Reading

Sugar Peonies & English Roses

David Austin Sugar Roses & Peonies

Today's incredible cake was inspired by a love of peonies and English roses.  But not just any English rose.  The lovely English roses from David Austin Roses, a prestigious breeder whose roses are best known for their layers of petals, complex centers and garden rose appearance (making them a ... Continue Reading

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Oceanside Beach Beauty

White on White Sailing Wedding Cake

The deep blue waters of the ocean.  A pale blue sky.  An impeccably tailored white-on-white textured cake.  I so want to dive, head first, right into this gorgeousness!  Today's featured cake comes to us from Melissa of Buttercream Couture and it is simply fabulous!  I'm talking ... Continue Reading

Romantic Rose & Peach Dessert Display

Rustic Chic Pale Pink & Peach Wedding Cake

When I received a sneak peek of today's feature in my inbox... I was smitten at first glance.  Hellllllo Gorgeous!  A refined yet rustic dessert table filled with scrumptious mini desserts AND a stunning cake!  All created by the same bakery.  Pale rose cream cheese icing with a delicate ripple ... Continue Reading