Chevron & Gold Dessert Table

Gold Feather Cake by Lael Cakes  |

Today's post is a perfect combination of elegance and charm.  A dessert table featuring gorgeous cakes, tempting mini desserts and an abundance of style!  Emily of Lael Cakes, located in Brooklyn, created this display for The Cream Event NYC and goodness... did she go for fabulous or what?  Emily ... Continue Reading

White & Gold Princess Dessert Table

Elegant White & Gold Wedding  |

Today's feature is a sophisticated dessert table created for a wedding held at Casa de Serralves, a contemporary art museum in Portugal.  Surrounded by exquisite gardens, this location creates the perfect setting for such an elegant dessert display.  Great white-on-white details and subtle touches ... Continue Reading

Vintage Bird Cage Trio

Vintage Bird Cage Cake by Intricate Icings  |

If you're a regular reader, you know how much I love creative cakes with distinct personality.  New ideas, new techniques, new staging... it's enough to make a girl giddy!  And you probably also know by now that I'm a big fan of Rachael Teufel and her talented team at Intricate Icings Cake Design. ... Continue Reading

Golden Chevron Cake

Elegant Chevron Cake by Beyond Buttercream  |

Today's featured cake is a sophisticated design with great white on white texture, modern lines and subtle gold accents.  Crisp white fondant is perfectly polished, creating an ultra tailored appearance.  Delicate sugar broaches, strings of sugar pearls and diamond-like gems add a touch of luxury to ... Continue Reading

Mod Black & White Swirls

Mod Black & White by Yuma Couture Cakes  |

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  |

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  |

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  |

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  |

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

Learn Beautiful Cake Photography

From Dress to Cake :: Ruffled Rosette

Vera Wang Cake by Yummy Cupcakes & Cakes  |

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