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

DIY: Watercolor Painted Cake

DIY Watercolor Cake Tutorial by Miso Bakes  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Miso of Miso Bakes, is here with a new tutorial perfect for Spring and Mother's Day. This past December, I traveled to Europe again but this time with my mom accompanying me. Together we visited many museums and looked at hundreds, if not thousands, of paintings. Though I have ... Continue Reading

In the kitchen with MRobin Cake Design

Graphic Entrement Cakes by MRobin  |  TheCakeBlog.com

I could not be more excited about today's post!  We're taking you to the kitchen of an inspiring baker and giving you a behind the scenes look at her creation process.  It's a fabulous Friday field trip and I hope your permission slip is signed! Marcella Robin is the owner, baker, designer and ... Continue Reading

Beautiful Blooms

Petal Cake by The Designer Cake Company  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Let's talk about pretty petals, shall we?  But I don't mean your ordinary, run of the mill, sugar flowers.  I'm talking an entire day's worth of beautiful blooms.  Delicate, graceful, blooms.  Hand cut and placed with precision.  Grouped and bunched and snuggled together into an oh-so-beautiful ... Continue Reading

Soft Yellow and Creamy White Florals

Summer Sugar Flowers by Bakermama  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Today's cake is a little slice of summer heaven.  Served up with a big bouquet of beautiful flowers and a style perfectly suited for 2013 wedding season.  Every sweet petal, every tiny blossom, every intricate leaf.  With soft yellows and creamy whites, this design is just down right gorgeous.  I'm ... Continue Reading

iPad Mini Giveaway for Mom (& You!)

Win an iPad Mini for Mom & You!  |  TheCakeBlog.com

**** WINNER UPDATE.  This giveaway is now closed.  Our lucky winner is… Jack McCallum!!  **** I'm thrilled to share today's post with you!  I've teamed up with a few of my blogging friends and our generous sponsor, Familiar, to bring you a fabulous giveaway just in time for Mother's Day!  We all ... Continue Reading

Spiced Chocolate & Churros Cake

Chocolate & Churros Cake  |  TheCakeBlog.com

If you caught my vanilla cake recipe post last week, you may remember that I was feeling a little vanilla about vanilla.  After all these years, my love affair with vanilla cake had grown tired and stale.  Just like any relationship going through a rough patch, we needed to zest things up a bit!  So ... Continue Reading

Recipe : Classic Vanilla Cake

Classic Vanilla Cake Recipe  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Today's post is a two-parter.  One part recipe.  One part love story.  A love story that started years ago, way back in high school.  At first, this love of mine was not accepted by my family.  You see, my family had always been a chocolate cake family.  Chocolate cake always and forever, all ... Continue Reading