DIY: Spooky Splatter Halloween

Spooky Splatter Halloween Cake  |  A DIY by Erin Gardner  |  TheCakeBlog.com

It's time for a spooktacular new tutorial from our contributor, Erin Gardner, owner of Wild Orchid Baking Company!  She's teaching us how to make a spooky splatter cake perfect for Halloween.  With the help of a $1 spray bottle, Erin creates an airbrush look that's inexpensive and totally achievable ... Continue Reading

Godiva Truffle Flight & Cupcake Recipe

Chocolate Truffle Cupcake | dark chocolate ganche with hazelnuts, topped with milk chocolate buttercream, more ganache and a hazelnut crunch truffle | TheCakeBlog.com

If you're like me, there is nothing more blissful than chocolate.  Except maybe an evening filled with chocolate truffles, girlfriends and a glass of Prosecco!  I've partnered up with Godiva to bring you inspiration for the ultimate girls' get together and a new cupcake recipe. It's a Girls' Flight ... Continue Reading

DIY: Revitalize Your Kitchen Canisters

DIY Etched Glass Kitchen Cansiters  |  an easy kitchen upgrade  |  TheCakeBlog.com

If you're like me, you spend a whole lot of time in your kitchen.  So I've partnered up with The Home Depot to help you revitalize and redesign your favorite room.  Today's post is all about creating a dreamy new kitchen perfect for baking! If you've been following along, you may remember that we ... Continue Reading

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White on White Frills

White on White Frills  |  by Artisan Cakes of Atlanta  |  TheCakeBlog.com

We have fabulous frills for your Friday cake love.  We're always a fan of ruffle cakes and today's feature is a beautiful example of this spectacular style of cake.  Delicate wisps of fondant, so thin they're almost translucent.  Gracefully encircling the cake in rows upon rows of beauty.  Proving ... Continue Reading

Recipe: Apple Muffins & Apple Cidre

Apple Muffin Recipe  |  TheCakeBlog.com

This is seriously my favorite time of year.  Ever since I can remember, I've loved the feeling of Autumn and the changes it brings.  Everything from the crisp chill of jacket weather to fabulous fall boots, raking leaves and football season.  And today I've partnered up with Stella Artois to bring ... Continue Reading

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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