Design Tips : Movement

Design Tips: Creating Movement | by Rachael Teufel for

Our contributor, Rachael Teufel of Intricate Icings Cake Design, is back for the next post in our Design Tips series.  Join Rachael as she shares a new cake while teaching us the basics of great design.  This month's topic is Movement. Movement within art can mean two things. It can be how the ... Continue Reading

Orange Creamsicle Cake

Orange Creamsicle Cake | | by Tessa Huff for

Our contributor, Tessa Huff, is sharing a new cake recipe today... Summer is on the horizon and I have been inspired lately to create recipes that are just plain fun.  You know, desserts with swirls, extra sprinkles, and whimsical flavors.  My appetite for dark chocolate and rich, decadent ... Continue Reading

Flamingo Cake

Flamingo Cake | by Erica OBrien for

Our contributor, Erica OBrien, is back for the next post in our Trending series.  Join Erica as she goes from inspiration on Pinterest to cake concept and then the final cake design. I love designing cakes, but I especially love designing cakes within given parameters.  Although I’m very ... Continue Reading

DIY Baby Rattle Cake Pops

DIY Baby Rattle Cake Pops, perfect for baby showers | by Cakegirls for

Our contributors, Mary and Brenda Maher of Cakegirls, are back with a new DIY today!  Join us as they share a new cake project with a step-by-step tutorial. I love making cake pops.  There's just something about cute little desserts on a stick that can't be beat.  So, when I was enlisted to ... Continue Reading

Baking Is My Superpower Print

Baking Is My Superpower | Free Art Print | by Jessica Kirkland for

Our contributor, Jessica Kirkland of Pen N' Paper Flowers is back with another original art print, created exclusively for The Cake Blog readers. Hello friends!!  Mother’s Day is right around the corner so I decided to create an art print that would pay tribute to the women in our lives who were ... Continue Reading

10 Ways to Spoil Your Mother

10 Ways to Spoil Your Mother | Mother's Day Ideas on

Mother's Day is sneaking up on us!  May 10th will be here before you know it.  So today we're taking a look at some ways you can celebrate the special mother in your life.  From recipes to unexpected gift ideas, here's 10 Ways to Spoil Your Mother this Mother's Day. 1.  Bake her something ... Continue Reading


Baking Temperature Comparison

Baking Temperature Comparison | Why an accurate oven temp actually matters | by Summer Stone for

Our contributor, Summer Stone of Cake Paper Party, is back today with a new baking science experiment.... Have you ever wondered why most cakes are baked at 350ᵒ F?  And why do cookbooks and baking authorities make such a fuss about making sure your oven temperature is accurate?  What is it ... Continue Reading

Building On A Technique

Black and White Stripes with a splash of color | by Allison Kelleher for

Our contributor, Allison Kelleher of AK Cake Design, is back with a gorgeous new design and some insight on her creative process. Today I’m going to talk a little about one of my favorite topics – the process of creating. Over the past few months, I’ve been obsessed with stripes.  It started ... Continue Reading

Today Is Your Day Cake

DIY Graduation Cake | by Carrie Sellman for

Graduation season is here again and that means it's time to celebrate!  I've partnered up with to bring you inspiration for a cap-tossing graduation bash plus a new cake tutorial.  After years of homework, studying and tests, our graduates have earned a diploma and an incredible ... Continue Reading

Learn Beautiful Cake Photography

Chocolate Floral Wrap

Chocolate Wrapped Cake | Cake Tutorial by Erin Gardner for

Our contributor, Erin Gardner of Erin Bakes, is back with a new tutorial today!  Join along as she shares a new cake project with a step-by-step tutorial. Working with chocolate can be intimidating for some, but with a little practice and patience it really is a ton of fun!  Creating a ... Continue Reading