Purple Ombre Buttercream Cake

Purple Buttercream Cake by Fat Girl Cakes  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Buttercream.  Buttercream.  Glorious Buttercream.  Today's cake is all about the buttercream.  Ruffles, roses, petals, swags, swirls and dots.  This cake includes just about every popular buttercream technique from today's cake scene.  Armed with shades of purple and a piping bag, Kristin ... Continue Reading

Chocolate Wrapped Cake

Chocolate Wrapped Cake by The Hudson Cakery  |  TheCakeBlog.com

This is definitely the week for love and all things sweet.  With Valentine's Day quickly approaching tomorrow, I thought we'd get started with the chocolate today.  Chocolate, chocolate and more chocolate!  Because really, what says "I Love You" like chocolate?  This gorgeous chocolate wrapped cake ... Continue Reading

Mottled Ombré Frills

Magie Austin Fondant Frills  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Ruffle Cakes.  Frill Cakes.  Whatever you call them, I think we can all agree.  They're fabulous cakes!  It's hard to believe it, but we've been gushing over this incredible style of cake for several years now.  Wisps of fondant so delicate and thin, they're almost translucent.  Gracefully ... Continue Reading

10th Cake of Christmas

Aussie Bush Christmas by Blissfully Sweet  |  TheCakeBlog.com

The holiday inspiration continues with our newest cake series, The 12 Cakes of Christmas!  We’re celebrating twelve days of beautifully festive cakes, created especially to inspire you to holiday greatness!  Twelve talented bakers were asked to create innovative and elegant cake designs appropriate ... Continue Reading

Online Cake Decorating Class

8th Cake of Christmas

Golden Pear Cake by The Pastry Studio  |  TheCakeBlog.com

The holiday inspiration continues with our newest cake series, The 12 Cakes of Christmas!  We’re celebrating twelve days of beautifully festive cakes, created especially to inspire you to holiday greatness!  Twelve talented bakers were asked to create innovative and elegant cake designs appropriate ... Continue Reading

6th Cake of Christmas

Winter Sequins & Sparkle Cake by Intricate Icings  |  TheCakeBlog.com

I hope you're enjoying the month of December here on the blog!  So much holiday fun from the fabulous KitchenAid Mixer Giveaway to the Free Printable Baking Chart featured yesterday.  But now it’s time to get back to the cakes.  The holiday inspiration continues with our newest cake series, The 12 ... Continue Reading

5th Cake of Christmas

Kraft Tag Christmas by Erica O'Brien  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Yesterday we announced a fabulous KitchenAid Giveaway, just in time for the holidays!   But now it's time to get back to the cakes.  The holiday inspiration continues with our newest cake series, The 12 Cakes of Christmas!  We’re celebrating twelve days of beautifully festive cakes, created ... Continue Reading

4th Cake of Christmas

Chanel Winter White by Hey there, Cupcake!  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Our newest cake series, The 12 Cakes of Christmas, is in full swing!  We're celebrating twelve days of beautifully festive cakes, created especially to inspire you to holiday greatness!  Twelve talented bakers were asked to create innovative and elegant cake designs appropriate for both Christmas ... Continue Reading

Craftsy Cake Decorating Class

2nd Cake of Christmas

Golden Ornaments by AK Cake Design  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Yesterday, The 12 Cakes of Christmas officially began!  I'm thrilled to say that this is the second year for this cake series.  And it is bigger and better than ever!  Twelve days of beautifully festive cakes, created especially to inspire you to holiday greatness!  Twelve talented bakers were asked ... Continue Reading

Pumpkin Spice Latte Cake

Pumpkin Spice Latte Cake  |  TheCakeBlog.com

How do you know when the holidays are upon us?  The change in temperature outside?  The hustle and bustle?  Or the pumpkin spice lattes popping up at all of your favorite coffee shops?!  Today's cake celebrates the feeling of fall with it's seasonal latte-inspired goodness!  Layers upon layers of ... Continue Reading