Giveaway: SugarEd Productions

SugarEd Productions Giveaway | TheCakeBlog.com

**** WINNER UPDATE.  This giveaway is now closed.  Our lucky winner is… Megan G.!!  **** I'm thrilled to share today's post with you!  I've teamed up with my friend, Sharon Zambito, to bring you a fabulous new giveaway that will have all of the cakers (and wanna be cakers) jumping for joy!  ... Continue Reading

Ruffled Heart Cake

Gold Ruffle Heart Cake | by Tessa Huff of Style Sweet CA

Our contributor, Tessa Huff of Style Sweet CA, is sharing a fabulous new design with us today... Ruffles on cakes is a trend that has been completely loved and embraced over the past couple years. From small, delicate frills to larger waves, ruffles have been popping up on wedding, birthday, and ... Continue Reading

Pumpkin Pie Alternatives

Pumpkin Cupcakes

It's almost hard to fathom that it's mid-November already.  I don't know about you, but I feel like this year has passed by in warp speed.  Turkey Day will be here in a matter of days and I have yet to plan anything for it.  I'm guessing that I'm not the only one in this boat!  So we're taking a ... Continue Reading

Pretty Black Wedding Cake

Pretty Black Cake | by Wild Orchid Baking Co | TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Erin Gardner of Wild Orchid Baking Company, is sharing a fabulous new design with us today... A few years ago, after the Vera Wang black wedding gown collection came out and rocked the bridal world, I became obsessed with the idea of doing a black wedding cake.  Here in ... Continue Reading

Online Cake Decorating Class

Recipe: Sweet Potato Cupcakes

Sweet Potato Cupcakes with Marshmallow Buttercream  |  by Lauren Kapeluck  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Lauren Kapeluck of Crave. Indulge. Satisfy., is back with a delicious new recipe for fall.... Well November is here, and that means Thanksgiving is just around the corner! One of my favorite sides from the turkey day feast is always the sweet potatoes. We've done them several ... Continue Reading

Recipe: Butter’s Famous Marshmallows

Butter's Famous Marshmallow Recipe | from Butter Baked Goods by Rosie Daykin | TheCakeBlog.com

Holiday baking season is almost here!!  And today's post is getting us started in the right direction.  Around the holidays, we all love gifting sweet treats to the special people in our lives.  Because nothings says you're the best neighbor... or you're a rock star teacher to my kids... or hey, ... Continue Reading

Leather & Feathers

{edible} Leather Belts & Feathers Cake  |  by Intricate Icings  |  TheCakeblog.com

You better hold on to your hat because today's cake may just blow you away.  You know when something is utterly and completely beautiful but yet totally unexpected and therefore it's even more incredible?  Well, that is today's cake in a nutshell.  Created for a wedding shoot showcasing the rustic ... Continue Reading

Poached Pear & Cranberry Cake

Poached Pear & Cranberry Cake | by Tessa Huff | TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Tessa Huff, is back with a new cake recipe perfect for the holidays…. I have a love-hate relationship with pears.  When they are ripe, they are the most beautiful, juicy, and flavorful treats.  Any other time, they fall completely flat.  For this recipes, I decided to put our ... Continue Reading

Craftsy Cake Decorating Class

Golden Hexagon Cake

Gold & Mint Hexagon Cake | by Jessica Harris | TheCakeBlog.com

We're starting off the week with a cake that is nothing less than dreamy.  A fabulous blend of 2013's hottest trends and colors, today's feature unites crisp white and mint green with a small pinch of grey and a huge dash of gorgeous gold.  With a graphic print, so bold and sleek, you can't imagine ... Continue Reading

Happy Halloween!

28 Halloween Ideas | TheCakeBlog.com

Halloween is upon us!  Many of you have your Halloween plans set and your baking is complete.  Ready and waiting to be devoured by your favorite little ghosts and goblins.  But I know there are some of you {like me!} who will be in the kitchen this afternoon, whipping up something sweet.  No worries ... Continue Reading