Ombre Cakes

Ombre Cake by Maggie Austin

Over the weekend my husband and I did a little shopping and I picked up the cutest ombre t-shirt from Banana.  I'm really loving the ombre trend right now.  I started thinking about all of the lovely gradient cakes I've seen lately.  So today we're showcasing some our favorite ombre cakes!  Enjoy ... Continue Reading

Coco Chanel Pearl Cakes

Pearl Necklace Cake by Sweet Grace Cake Design

Prepare to swoon.  Today's cakes are so charming that I'm almost at a loss for words.  Almost.  Created by Lisa Rochelle of Sweet Grace Cake Design, these cakes are both elegant and feminine.  They're simple yet sophisticated.  Channeling the style icon known for her little black dress and strand of ... Continue Reading

Real Party: Beach Side Wedding

Pink & Orange Beachside Wedding

I love the beach.  I love weddings.  So it doesn't get much better than a beach side wedding!  Especially when it has a stunning dessert bar created by The Pastry Studio!  This pink and orange sweets table is bright, cheerful and perfect for summer.  Starfish and lush flowers set the scene for this ... Continue Reading

Retro Candy Week: Taffy

Taffy Cake and Party Favors

We conclude our Retro Candy Week with.... Taffy!  Old fashioned taffy, salt water taffy, taffy wands.  It's all delicious and party perfect!  Whether for a wedding, shower or birthday, this retro candy brings a touch of charm to any event.  You could even put it on a cake! Don't you just LOVE ... Continue Reading

Retro Candy Week: Rock Candy

Rock Candy Cake by Cocoa & Fig

I have officially declared this to be Retro Candy Week!  I thought we'd continue on with some unique ways to include Rock Candy at your next event.  It seems like rock candy has become a staple on so many dessert tables.  Here are some creative ways to take Rock Candy to the next level! Rock ... Continue Reading

Retro Candy Love

Candy Shop Cake | by Shyndigz

We had so much fun with the retro candy buttons yesterday, I thought we'd keep things going with more retro candy love.  Today's feature was created by Katelyn James Photography as a unique and whimsical setting for a photography workshop.  Not only did it result in some stunning images but amazing ... Continue Reading


Fab Cake: Plum & Golden Yellow

Purple & Yellow Wedding Cake

Today we have another fabulous cake for you from Pink Peach Cakes.  This lovely display was created for a winter wedding photo shoot but would completely work for a summer wedding as well.  The plum and golden yellow color combination is modern and fresh.  Coordinating single tier cakes add a bright ... Continue Reading

Fabulous Royal Inspired Cake

Royal Wedding Inspired Cake

If you've been following along this week, you've probably noticed the Royal Wedding theme that has permeated most of our posts.  Well, I certainly couldn't change the theme today of all days!  And what is a wedding without cake?  Inspired by Kate Middleton's personal style and love of elaborate ... Continue Reading

DIY: Vintage Petal Cake

Rustic Vintage Petal Cake

Today we're taking a break from the Royal Wedding mania to enjoy some cake!  A  lovely, rustic petal cake that would be perfect for any summer occasion.  I am completely smitten with this charming little cake.  It's simple yet elegant with a vintage vibe.  What's even better is that you can make ... Continue Reading

Learn Beautiful Cake Photography

Hollywood Glamour Dessert Table

Black & White Hollywood Glamour Cake

A few weeks ago we introduced you to a talented and upcoming cake designer, Stella of Miso Bakes.  We showcased her Summer Lemonade Cake and from the response we received, it was obvious that you loved it!  (if you missed this cake, you must check it out HERE).  Stella is building her portfolio by ... Continue Reading