Red, White & Blue Desserts

Red, White & Blue Dessert Inspiration on Pinterest

With the Memorial Day weekend upon us, I thought we'd have a little red, white and blue fun today.  We're taking a look at some of my favorite patriotic ideas from the blog and around the web.  So in an effort to get to this holiday weekend started NOW... let's dive right in to the sweet ... Continue Reading

Purple Anemone Cake

Purple Anemone Cake by Fondant Flinger  |  TheCakeBlog.com

If you're a regular reader, you already know how much I love a gorgeous cake stand.  A pretty pedestal is the ultimate accessory for any cake design and it can make or break your entire look.  And honestly, can you ever have too many?  Ummm, let me think for a millisecond...   Nope.  You can never ... Continue Reading

Color Block Cake

Color Block Cake by AK Cake Design  |  TheCakeBlog.com

We’re excited to welcome our newest contributor, Allison Kelleher, owner of AK Cake Design!  She’s here today with an inside look at her creative process. For me, making great cakes is always about process and craftsmanship.  I really love the act of building something with my hands: playing ... Continue Reading

Sugar Ranunculus by Petalsweet

Sugar Ranunculus by Petalsweet  |  TheCakeBlog.com

You know it's going to be a good day when the talented Jacqueline Butler of Petalsweet stops by!  Jacqueline is an award-winning sugar artist, well known and loved for her meticulous sugar flowers.  We were honored to have Jacqueline join us last winter with this sugar flower tutorial.  And we're ... Continue Reading

Online Cake Decorating Class

DIY: Celery Stamp Rose Cake

DIY Celery Stamp Rose Cake by Wild Orchid Baking Co  |  TheCakeBlog.com

We're excited to welcome our newest contributor, Erin Gardner, owner of Wild Orchid Baking Company!  She's here today with her first of many tutorials to help you achieve more with less.  Gorgeous cakes using creative techniques! I’ve always believed that great cake decorating doesn’t have ... Continue Reading

Little Man Birthday Party

Little Man 1st Birthday Party by Lauren Kapeluck  |  TheCakeBlog.com

I am just too excited about today's post!  Over the last two years, I've had the pleasure of becoming friends with Lauren Kapeluck of Crave. Indulge. Satisfy.  Lauren is one of our talented contributors and she inspires us each month with her incredible cupcake recipes (Did you spot  her Creamsicle ... Continue Reading

Recipe: Creamsicle Cupcakes

Creamsicle Cupcake Recipe by Lauren Kapeluck   |  TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Lauren Kapeluck of EllenJay Events, is back with a delicious new recipe.... It might only be May but the ice cream man has been driving down my street for well over a month now.  Every time I hear his musical truck all I can think about are drumsticks, ice cream sandwiches and ... Continue Reading

Craftsy Cake Decorating Class

Lemonade Dessert Table

Fresh Lemonade Dessert Table  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Sshhh, listen.... I think I hear summer calling us!  Enticing us with warm, sunny days and long, lazy nights.  And nothing refreshes on a hot day like ice cold lemonade.  Which is exactly what we're serving up with today's feature.  A dessert table that is sure to bring back fond childhood memories ... Continue Reading

Ruffles & Dahlias Cake

Ruffles & Dahlia's by Sugar Ruffles  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Hello heavenly honeycomb!  The latest trend for 2013 is all about this graphic hexagonal pattern.  Honeycomb prints are popping up in everything from fashion to interior design this spring.  We've been loving on honeycomb ever since the Spring of 2012, when we featured this honeycomb cake.  And now ... Continue Reading