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

Autumn Blooms Cake

Purple Autumn Blooms by AK Cake Design  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Everywhere I look, the holiday season is upon us.  Retail stores are prepping for Christmas shopping.  Holiday catalogs are arriving in the mail.  Blogs are posting new Christmas inspiration.  Pinterest is full of crafts and recipes to try!  But I try not to rush the season here on the blog, when ... Continue Reading

From Dress to Cake :: Pink Frills

Pink Chanel Inspired Cake by Sugar Ruffles  |  TheCakeBlog.com

We're going pink for a few days, in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.  And today's cake is all about the pinkness... from head to toe!  Literally.  Today's feature is another incredible example of fashion inspired cake designs.  A fabulous pink Chanel gown inspires a fabulous pink cake!  ... Continue Reading

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Chevron & Gold Dessert Table

Gold Feather Cake by Lael Cakes  |  TheCakeBlog.com

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  |  TheCakeBlog.com

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  |  TheCakeBlog.com

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  |  TheCakeBlog.com

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

Craftsy Cake Decorating Class

Mod Black & White Swirls

Mod Black & White by Yuma Couture Cakes  |  TheCakeBlog.com

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  | TheCakeBlog.com

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