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

Learn Beautiful Cake Photography

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

Free Online Cake Decorating Classes

Butterfly Garden Cake

Butterfly Garden by Dream Day Cakes  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Today's gorgeous cake design highlights the beauty of nature.  And I think today is a good day to stop and focus on the beauty found in the world around us.  To appreciate a flower blossom and each of its delicate petals.  To marvel at the grace of a fluttering butterfly.  And to simply stop and ... Continue Reading

Recipe: Funfetti Cupcakes

Funfetti Cupcake Recipe by Lauren Kapeluck  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Lauren Kapeluck of Crave. Indulge. Satisfy., is back with a FUN new recipe.... Happy Spring!  This month's cupcake recipe can be summed up with one word: FUN!  Inspired by some multi-colored cupcake wrappers and sprinkled inside and out with my favorite rainbow jimmies, we are ... Continue Reading

From Dress to Cake

Fashion Inspired Cake by Intricate Icings  |  TheCakeBlog.com

It's time for another fabulous fashion-inspired post!  For more than a year now, we've been swooning over cake designs inspired by glamorous gowns.  And we all have come to know and love the 'from dress to cake' concept.  But you may not realize that our very first 'from dress to cake' post featured ... Continue Reading

Blueberry Breakfast Cake

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Our contributor, Tessa Huff, is back with another tempting cake recipe.... Spring is the season for brunching.  Good friends, daffodils, pastries, and mimosas- there is no better way to celebrate renewal, bright blooms, and warmer weather.  Amongst the danishes, donuts, and other sweet treats, ... Continue Reading