From Ruffled Dress To Cake

Fashion Inspired Cake by Intricate Icings |  TheCakeBlog.com

For more than a year now, we’ve been swooning over cake designs inspired by glamorous gowns.  We all have come to know and love the ‘from dress to cake‘ concept.  And the talented Rachael Teufel, owner of Intricate Icings Cake Design, has been leading the way in our pursuit of fashion inspired ... Continue Reading

Stripes. Stripes. Stripes.

Navy Striped Cake by Miso Bakes  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Stripes are IN!!  Wide stripes.  Thin stripes.  Mixed stripes.  Stripes, stripes, stripes!  From fashion runways to home decor, wedding accessories and party themes... stripes are popping up in all aspects of style.  Which means they are prime target for a cake design!  And that makes this ... Continue Reading

Romantic Peonies & Anemones

Blush Sugar Flower Cake by Andrea Nicholas  |  TheCakeBlog.com

With its romantic charm and refined beauty, today's featured cake captured my heart upon first glance.  And if you're a girl who loves soft colors with a touch of elegance, prepare to be smitten as well.  Shades of blush and pale rose pair up with subtle texture and breathtaking sugar flowers.  Lush ... Continue Reading

Recipe: Lemon Blueberry Cupcakes

Lemon Blueberry Cupcake Recipe  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Over the years, I've come to a conclusion.  There is no better way to say thank you than with a thoughtful gesture.  Anyone can say thank you, but showing that you're thankful is another story.  Personally, I like to show my thanks with a baked good of some sort.  Makes perfect sense, right?  ... Continue Reading

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

Craftsy

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

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

Learn Beautiful Cake Photography

Pistachio Cake with White Chocolate and Raspberry

Pistachio Cake with White Chocolate & Raspberries by Tessa Huff  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Tessa Huff, is back with another fabulous new cake recipe…. After last month's Blueberry Breakfast Cake, I wanted to create something a little more delicate and refined.  Although there are certainly times where rustic mounds of whipped cream are appropriate, classic flavors and ... Continue Reading