Birds in Flight

Birds & Branches Wedding Cake by Intricate Icings  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Hello sweet little birdies.  Won't you spread your wings fly my way?  Because you are just the loveliest little detail.  Nestled between gorgeous sugar orchids and delicate branches on the prettiest of hand-painted cakes. Get ready for some Friday swooning because today's feature is sure to make ... Continue Reading

Coral & Aqua Beach Wedding

Aqua & Coral Beach Cake by The Pastry Studio  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Shhh…. if you listen carefully, you can hear the sound of ocean waves crashing.  Today’s feature captures the beauty of the ocean and the gentle roll of the tide in a three-tiered wedding cake.  It comes to us from a bakery who knows a thing or two about seaside weddings.  Sherri Meyers and her team ... Continue Reading

Ice Cream Inspired Sweets

Ice Cream Inspired Cakes & Cookies  |  TheCakeBlog.com

I don't know about you, but we're creatures of habit in this house.  Our weekly routine generally ends on Friday night with homemade pizza and a squeal-filled game of hide and seek.  Once the munchkin is in bed, Mr. Sellman and I catch our breath before the weekend begins.  One Friday night, we got ... Continue Reading

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Teal & White Succulent Cake

Teal & White Wedding Cake by Sweet Love Cake Couture  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Today's featured cake is all about vibrant white and clean, fresh details.  It's a refreshing spin on succulents that has us feeling downright cheery.  Delicate lace scallops add incredible detail to the top and bottom tiers, not to mention a touch of white-on-white charm.  While teal stripes add an ... Continue Reading

Bohemian Art Deco Cake

rt Deco Wedding Cake by The Bake Boutique  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Today's featured cake is the perfect marriage of trend and elegance.  It's one part bohemian and one part art deco.  With a small pinch of tribal flair and a huge dash of glam.  Creating a design that celebrates geographic pattern with a sophisticated combination of white, black and gold.  It's both ... Continue Reading

Creative Process : Watercolor

Watercolor Cake by AK Cake Design  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Allison Kelleher of AK Cake Design, is sharing a peek at her creative process as she explores watercolor on cake...   Lately, I’ve been playing around with ‘watercolor’ painting – the traditional technique – very much like you would do on paper – but without paper or ... Continue Reading

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Fairy Birthday Cake

Fairy Princess Birthday Cake | by Dream Day Cakes | TheCakeBlog.com

Today we're spreading our wings and soaring straight into a magical land of wonder.  One filled with flowers and toadstools and whimsical fun.  Where fluttering fairies peek around every corner and natural beauty is abundant.  Created by Yeni Monroy and her team at Dream Day Cakes®, today's cake is ... Continue Reading

Recipe: Blackberry Cobbler Cupcakes

Blackberry Cobbler Cupcakes  |  TheCakeBlog.com

I absolutely love this time of year when the sweet crops of summer start to appear. I've partnered up with Domino Sugar to bring you a new cupcake recipe featuring one of my favorite summer berries. I've never met a fresh berry that I didn't like.  Strawberries, raspberries, blueberries, ... Continue Reading