White on White Ruffles

White on White Ruffles by RooneyGirl BakeShop  |  TheCakeBlog.com

You know it's going to be good when the description starts with bright, white and pristine.  Oh for the love of monochromatic beauty!  Today's cake is an elegant design that's all about the white-on-white texture.  Delicate ruffles flow up, down and all around creating swirls of dreamy detail.  ... Continue Reading

Happy Horse Cake

Country Horse Cake by Peggy Does Cake  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Today's feature is one of those cakes that just makes you feel happy!  And it's easy to see why.  Who can resist a charming horse wearing an adorable bandana?  With a tousled mane and infectious smile, this little guy will steal your heart.  He's the star of this playful 1st birthday cake, created ... Continue Reading

Welcoming Spring Flowers

Bright Spring Flowers by Fondant Flinger  |  TheCakeBlog.com

April is upon us and we're really starting to see the first signs of Spring.  To include those pesky spring showers.  But have no fear... April showers bring May flowers, right?  So to help us tolerate the all the rain to come, we're going to focus on the pretty side of that old saying with a cake ... Continue Reading

Frilly Pink Owl Cake

Pink Owl Cake by Sugar Creations  |  TheCakeBlog.com

We've been charmed by a lot of owl cakes over the years.  But let's face it.  Adorable owl cakes just never get old.... who can resist those big eyes?  Especially when they come with an extra helping of sweet girly-girl fun.  So today we have a new owl cake to love!  A darling first birthday cake, ... Continue Reading

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Black & Ivory Ruffle Cake

Black & White Ruffle Cake by Wild Orchid Baking Co  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Happy Monday!  We're kicking off the week with a cake that is nothing short of dreamy.  There's something so sophisticated and refined about a classic color combination like black and ivory.  So when you add in a touch of shimmering gold and an abundance of flowing ruffles, you've got sweet ... Continue Reading

Recipe: Carrot Cake with Spun Sugar Nest

Carrot Cake with Spun Sugar Nest by Tessa Huff  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Welcome to our newest contributor, Tessa Huff, who is here today with her first recipe post... I donʼt know about your neck of the woods, but even up here in the Northwest the sun has given us a sneak peek of the next seasons to come. With Spring quickly on its way, I am slowly making the ... Continue Reading

Tip of the Week

How to Check if Ingredients Are Fresh  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Today we have another post in our new series... the Tip of the Week!  For years, you’ve been sending in your questions.  Asking for tips and advice on anything and everything baking related.  For years, I’ve tried to respond to as many of your questions as possible.  I’m honored that you would even ... Continue Reading

Mint, Blush & Gold Flowers

Mint, Blush & Gold by The Pastry Studio  |  TheCakeBlog.com

In case you didn't get enough on St. Patrick's Day, we have a little touch of green to start off your week.  But we're not talking cutesy leprechaun green here.  We're talking gorgeous mint green with elegant touches of gold.  Paired with a blush pink and a contrasting black, creating one hot color ... Continue Reading

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DIY: Shamrocks & Lucky Clovers Cake

Shamrock Cake Tutorial by Miso Bakes  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Miso of Miso Bakes, is here with a new tutorial for St. Patrick's Day … As many of you know, four-leaf clovers symbolize luck.  However, did you know three-leaf clovers (shamrocks) symbolize happiness?  Many years ago, I stumbled upon a quote pertaining to the two clovers that ... Continue Reading

Pearlescent Shades of Gray Cake

Grey Sash & Pearls by Fat Girl Cakes  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Oh for the love of simple sophistication.  There's nothing like a cake with clean lines and a touch of romance to get your heart racing.  And that's exactly what we have for you today.  Soft creamy white meets several shades of grey in this polished design created by Kristin Kirkpatrick , owner of ... Continue Reading