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

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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

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10 Must-Have Cake Supplies

Must Have Cake Supplies  |  Create Beautiful Cakes at Home  |  TheCakeBlog.com

It's back to school time and everyone is toting around their list of supplies.  And we didn't want you to feel left out!  So we've partnered up with MakeBake to bring you a supply list of your very own.  While there's no crayons, pencils or notebooks on our list... it does get you ready for a fall ... Continue Reading

Rustic Hipster Cake Trio

Rustic Ruffle & Stars Cake  |  by Wild Orchid Baking Co  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Sometimes, the least expected detail turns out to be THE detail that transforms a beautiful cake into an extraordinary cake!  And today's feature is the perfect example of a little detail that speaks volumes. This stunning cake trio comes to us from Erin Gardner, owner of Wild Orchid Baking ... Continue Reading

Recipe: Cookie Monster Ice Cream Sandwich

Cookie Dough Ice Cream Sandwich  |  by Jennie Schacht, author of I Scream Sandwich!  |  TheCakeBlog.com

We're giving your oven a break today with a recipe that is fabulously frosty and completely no-bake.  We're celebrating National Ice Cream Sandwich Day!  Yes, an entire day devoted to this chilled childhood classic.  Not that we need a designated day to indulge in a treat so deliciously tempting.  ... Continue Reading

Pink, Peach & Mint Wedding Cake

Peach & Mint Wedding Cake  |  by Ligia De SantiI |  TheCakeBlog.com

With its refined charm and feminine flair, today's featured cake has us blushing it's so gorgeous.  Shades of pink, peach and mint highlight beautiful sugar flowers in full bloom.  Sugar flowers so fabulous, they cascade up the cake.  Growing in size from bottom to top.  This incredible mix of ... Continue Reading