Color Block Cake

Color Block Cake by AK Cake Design  |  TheCakeBlog.com

We’re excited to welcome our newest contributor, Allison Kelleher, owner of AK Cake Design!  She’s here today with an inside look at her creative process. For me, making great cakes is always about process and craftsmanship.  I really love the act of building something with my hands: playing ... Continue Reading

Sugar Ranunculus by Petalsweet

Sugar Ranunculus by Petalsweet  |  TheCakeBlog.com

You know it's going to be a good day when the talented Jacqueline Butler of Petalsweet stops by!  Jacqueline is an award-winning sugar artist, well known and loved for her meticulous sugar flowers.  We were honored to have Jacqueline join us last winter with this sugar flower tutorial.  And we're ... Continue Reading

Ruffles & Dahlias Cake

Ruffles & Dahlia's by Sugar Ruffles  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Hello heavenly honeycomb!  The latest trend for 2013 is all about this graphic hexagonal pattern.  Honeycomb prints are popping up in everything from fashion to interior design this spring.  We've been loving on honeycomb ever since the Spring of 2012, when we featured this honeycomb cake.  And now ... Continue Reading

Beautiful Blooms

Petal Cake by The Designer Cake Company  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Let's talk about pretty petals, shall we?  But I don't mean your ordinary, run of the mill, sugar flowers.  I'm talking an entire day's worth of beautiful blooms.  Delicate, graceful, blooms.  Hand cut and placed with precision.  Grouped and bunched and snuggled together into an oh-so-beautiful ... Continue Reading

Online Cake Decorating Class

Soft Yellow and Creamy White Florals

Summer Sugar Flowers by Bakermama  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Today's cake is a little slice of summer heaven.  Served up with a big bouquet of beautiful flowers and a style perfectly suited for 2013 wedding season.  Every sweet petal, every tiny blossom, every intricate leaf.  With soft yellows and creamy whites, this design is just down right gorgeous.  I'm ... Continue Reading

From Dress to Cake

Fashion Inspired Cake by Intricate Icings  |  TheCakeBlog.com

It's time for another fabulous fashion-inspired post!  For more than a year now, we've been swooning over cake designs inspired by glamorous gowns.  And we all have come to know and love the 'from dress to cake' concept.  But you may not realize that our very first 'from dress to cake' post featured ... Continue Reading

White on White Ruffles

White on White Ruffles by RooneyGirl BakeShop  |  TheCakeBlog.com

You know it's going to be good when the description starts with bright, white and pristine.  Oh for the love of monochromatic beauty!  Today's cake is an elegant design that's all about the white-on-white texture.  Delicate ruffles flow up, down and all around creating swirls of dreamy detail.  ... Continue Reading

Black & Ivory Ruffle Cake

Black & White Ruffle Cake by Wild Orchid Baking Co  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Happy Monday!  We're kicking off the week with a cake that is nothing short of dreamy.  There's something so sophisticated and refined about a classic color combination like black and ivory.  So when you add in a touch of shimmering gold and an abundance of flowing ruffles, you've got sweet ... Continue Reading

Craftsy Cake Decorating Class

Mint, Blush & Gold Flowers

Mint, Blush & Gold by The Pastry Studio  |  TheCakeBlog.com

In case you didn't get enough on St. Patrick's Day, we have a little touch of green to start off your week.  But we're not talking cutesy leprechaun green here.  We're talking gorgeous mint green with elegant touches of gold.  Paired with a blush pink and a contrasting black, creating one hot color ... Continue Reading

Pearlescent Shades of Gray Cake

Grey Sash & Pearls by Fat Girl Cakes  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Oh for the love of simple sophistication.  There's nothing like a cake with clean lines and a touch of romance to get your heart racing.  And that's exactly what we have for you today.  Soft creamy white meets several shades of grey in this polished design created by Kristin Kirkpatrick , owner of ... Continue Reading