Flowing Rose Cake

Flowing Rose Cake  |  by Sweet Charms  |  TheCakeBlog.com

For years we've celebrated new and creative ideas when it comes to cake.  Yet, it never gets old.  I still get excited to see bakers trying new things and tinkering around with the possibilities of sugar.  Which is why I love today's cake!  It puts a fabulous spin on a classic idea and is sure to ... Continue Reading

Recipe: S’mores Coffee Cake

S'mores Coffee Cake Recipe | by Susan Whetzel, author of The S'mores Cookbook  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Nothing captures the feeling of long summer nights and cozy campfires like the ooey gooey goodness of s'mores.  Labor Day may mark the symbolic end of summer, but the classic taste of a s'more is worth enjoying year round.  So we're trilled to share a tempting new recipe that is s'more inspired and ... Continue Reading

DIY: Stenciled Lace Tutorial

Stenciled Lace Cake Tutorial  |  by Gateaux Inc  |  TheCakeBlog.com

It's Friday and we have a fabulous new tutorial for you!  It's a follow up to yesterday's Alencon Lace Cake and let's just say that it's more than a little dreamy.  Robin Martin, owner of Gateaux Inc., is sharing the secrets behind her incredible lace in a full step-by-step tutorial.  Her approach ... Continue Reading

Alencon Lace Cake

Alencon Lace Wedding Cake  |  by Gateaux Inc.  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Ahhhh, lace.  Spectacular.  Intricate.  Lace.  A classic wedding detail that has withstood the test of time and is still as hot as ever.  It's the star of today's feature and I have a feeling that you're going to love it.  Inspired by the intricate Alencon lace on the bride's gown, today's cake is ... Continue Reading

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Recipe: Apple Spice Cake

Apple Spice Cake Recipe  |  by Tessa Huff  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Tessa Huff, is back with a new cake recipe perfect for fall…. I don't know about everyone else, but from where I write and bake, the seasons are already subtly changing.  Even though I do not have to return to school or anything, I can sense a shift in energy around the city. ... Continue Reading

Succulent Wedding Cake

Rustic Succulents Wedding Cake  |  by Royal Bakery  |  TheCakeBlog.com

There is something so fresh and summery about succulents.  They instantly take my mind to a warm, arid day somewhere in California, bright rays of sunshine streaming down.  And well... what's not to love about that?  So when you pair the natural beauty of succulent plants with delicate white roses ... Continue Reading

What Will It Bee Baby Shower

What Will It Bee?  |  Baby Shower by Fishtale Photography and Cocoa & Fig  |  TheCakeBlog.com

What will it be?  What will it be?  When you're expecting a child, that's the top question on everyone's mind.  And today's feature is a thoughtful baby shower for a mom who chose to wait until the big day to find out.  Building on the suspense, her family celebrated with a bright shower filled with ... Continue Reading

Metallic Watercolor Cake

Metallic Watercolor Cake  |  by AK Cake Design  |  TheCakeBlog.com

I think I should start with a confession.  I am slightly obsessed with today's cake.  Alright, alright.  Slightly obsessed is a bit of an understatement.  I am totally obsessed with today's cake! Today's feature unites three of summer's hottest trends in one design that is far more gorgeous than ... Continue Reading

Extreme Cakeover : DIY Makeup Bag

Extreme Cakeover |  Make Fabulous Cakes from Store-Bought Ingredients |  TheCakeBlog.com

Today's post is a two-parter.  First, we're celebrating a huge accomplishment by some of our talented cake friends.  And second, we're sharing a fabulous new tutorial for you to try at home! Many of you are familiar with Rick and Sasha Reichart, owners of cakelava, in Oahu, Hawaii.  We've ... Continue Reading

Navy & Gold Toile Cake

Navy & Gold Toile Wedding Cake  |  by Intricate Icings  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Today's feature seriously makes me wonder.... how can one cake include so many amazing details?  First we start with a stellar color combo.  Classic navy and white with a dash of shimmering gold.  Then we move on to the stripes.  Beautifully bold, extra wide, statement-making stripes.  And then last ... Continue Reading