Recipe : Zucchini Nut Cupcakes

Zucchini Nut Cupcakes | by Carrie Sellman for The Cake Blog

Today's post has to start with a confession.  The recipe we're about to drool over may or may not be a cupcake.  Yes, I know the post title says it's a cupcake.  And in the photos, it sure does look like a cupcake.  In real life, it absolutely smells like a cupcake.  And believe me, it tastes ... Continue Reading

The Perfect Blend

The Perfect Blend | Dessert Table Inspiration | featuring cakes by Sweet On You

Bridal shower or Valentines, it's always a good day to celebrate love.  And today's feature does just that, in a way that's uniquely beautiful and downright charming.  It comes to us from Anna Craig of Sweet On You who paired up with Nicole Sihlis of Created Lovely Events and a team of Canadian ... Continue Reading

Petite Apple Desserts


It's a beautiful day!  We're starting off another fabulous week of cake inspiration with a dessert table that is filled to the brim with natural charm... and apples!  Today's feature comes to us from Emily Lael Aumiller of Lael Cakes in Brooklyn.  We're still swooning over Emily's gorgeous Chanel ... Continue Reading

12 Healthier Cake Recipes

12 Healthier Cake Recipes

January can be a challenging month in the life of a cake lover.  From October through December, we celebrate the holidays and indulge until our heart's content.  By the time January rolls around, we're feeling a little remorseful and resolving to eat healthier.  But that doesn’t mean you have to ... Continue Reading

Learn Beautiful Cake Photography

Recipe: Chocolate Chocolate Chip Bundt Cake

Chocolate Chocolate Chip Bundt Cake | by Krystina Castella, author of Crazy About Chocolate

Did someone say Chocolate?  Because if so, my answer is a big YES!  Always and forever, yes please.  Who doesn't love chocolate?  Around here, we're crazy for chocolate.  And with February approaching, chocolate season is on the horizon.  Good thing we've got you covered with today's post.  A cake ... Continue Reading

Art Nouveau Cake

Stained Glass Window Cake | by Poshpud

When we talk about statement making cakes, today's feature is sure to be on the list.  It's romantic, sophisticated and seriously spectacular.  Inspired by the Art Nouveau period, this cake celebrates the architecture and designs of Charles Mackintosh.  Tall dramatic tiers of white are accented with ... Continue Reading

Free Online Cake Decorating Classes

Delicate Lace Cake

Lace Wedding Cake | by Gateaux Inc.

Today's feature is one of those cakes that just simply makes you smile and let out a small little sigh of cake love.  It's ridiculously beautiful, from top to bottom and everywhere in between.  Creamy ivory fondant is accented with a soft grey bands and blush pink flowers.  While a scalloped topper ... Continue Reading

Metallic Chevron Cake

Metallic Chevron Cake | by Jessica Harris

We're starting off the week with a new cake design that is over-the-top fabulous.  Graphic prints are everywhere from our clothes to our home decor and of course, our cakes.  We've been loving on bold patterns for years now but it seems as though sleek, modern cakes just keep getting better.  ... Continue Reading

Chanel Meets Brooklyn

Chanel Meets Brooklyn | by Lael Cakes

It's Friday and we're ready for some new cakes to love.  We've spent this week recapping the fabulous cake inspiration of 2013.  After highlighting the Top Recipes of 2013, the Top Cake Designs and the Top Cake Projects... I think we're officially recapped out.  We're ready to come around the bend ... Continue Reading

Top DIY’s of 2013

Top DIY's of 2013 | Speckled Egg Cake | by Carrie Sellman

Happy New Year!  We're excited to kick off another fabulous year of cake inspiration here on the blog!  But before we jump right in to new posts for 2014, we're taking a second look at the best of the best from 2013.  I’ve sifted through the 200+ posts from the last twelve months to find the ones ... Continue Reading