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

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

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

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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

Recipe: Pineapple Upside-Down Cupcakes

Pineapple Upside-Down Cupcake by Lauren Kapeluck  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Lauren of Crave. Indulge. Satisfy., is back with a delicious new recipe.... Sweet pineapple, brown sugar, butter and a cherry center are the star ingredients of one of my favorite traditional summer cakes, Pineapple Upside-Down.  Today I'm re-inventing this cake as a mini ... 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