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

DIY Rainbow Petal Cake

DIY Rainbow Petal Cake  |  by Kate Wagner  |  TheCakeBlog.com

You may have seen the DIY Rainbow Sprinkle Cake that we featured last fall.  Just possibly.  Maybe?  As it made its way around Pinterest and back.  In case you missed it, let's just say it was absolutely fabulous and one of the top posts from 2012!  So needless to say, we're quite excited because ... Continue Reading

Online Cake Decorating Class

Rose Petal Cake

Rose Petal Cake |  by Steel Penny Cakes  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Today's cake is a fabulous new take on a classic wedding staple.  Rose petals have held their own at weddings for as long as we can remember.  Lining aisles and floating through the air as the happy couple makes their exit.  Over the years, they've appeared in many great cake designs.  And today's ... Continue Reading

DIY: Birthday Candles Cake

DIY Birthday Candles Cake | by Miso Bakes  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Miso of Miso Bakes, is here with a new tutorial... "I will leave the decoration up to you." "You can do whatever you would like." I bet most of us have a love-hate relationship with the statements above. I know I do. A part of me gets excited because I can finally ... Continue Reading

Mint Ruffled Rosette Cake

Mint Ruffled Rosette Cake  |  by Baked In Caked Out  |  TheCakeBlog.com

We're wrapping up the week with an elegant bridal cake fit for the prettiest of summer weddings.  With a swoon-worthy color combination and ruffles to make you weak at the knees.  Pastel mint is paired with soft white and the smallest hint of blush pink, contrasted by just a teeny pop of black.  ... Continue Reading

Vibrant Pinwheel Cake

Pinwheel Cake by T Bakes  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Have you noticed?  Paper pinwheels are everywhere!  From party decor to photo backdrops and DIY's, these accordion-like spirals are around every turn.  And well, we just can't seem to get enough.  So it's only fitting that this trend makes its way into the cake world.  And that's exactly what we ... Continue Reading

Craftsy Cake Decorating Class

Rapunzel Cake

Rapunzel Cake by Sweet Ruby Cakes  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Rapunzel, Rapunzel, let down your hair.  So that we may climb up into your enchanted land of cake.  Because oh, what a fabulous land it is!  A land filled with whimsy and precision.  Character and charm.  A land created by Trina Thomson of Sweet Ruby Cakes in Australia, who just happens to have a ... Continue Reading

Recipe: Coconut Lime Cake

Coconut Lime Cake by Tessa Huff  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Tessa Huff, is back with a new summer cake recipe…. It must be all my daydreaming about tropical getaways that's got me stuck with lime and coconut on the brain.  White-sand beaches, salty sea breezes, and a luscious pina colada in hand....I'll stop here before we all get carried ... Continue Reading