DIY: Speckled Egg Cake

DIY Speckled Robin's Egg Cake  |  TheCakeBlog.com

It might not feel like it, with cold air and snow still hanging around, but Spring is just around the corner.  Before you know it, the first buds of green will be popping up on tree branches.  Birds will be chirping.  Flowers will be blooming.  And Easter will be on the way!  So today we're getting ... Continue Reading

Sleek Ruffles & Stripes

Pink & Black Ruffles by Jessica Harris  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Today's featured cake is one of those cakes.  You know the ones that I'm talking about.  The cakes where your where heart takes a little leap and you know instantly.  I am in love!  Maybe it's the clean lines.  Maybe it's the bold colors.  Maybe it's the sleek sophistication.  But this cake has ... Continue Reading

Preppy Nautical Cake

Nautical Cake by Tessa Huff  |  TheCakeBlog.com

It might still be winter, but our forecast includes bright skies and calm waters.  The perfect conditions to set sail!  Today's featured cake is so full of nautical goodness, it will have you longing for the crash of ocean waves and the crisp sea air.  Created by Tessa Lindow Huff of Style Sweet CA, ... Continue Reading

Red Carpet Tuxedo Cake Pops

Red Carpet Tuxedo Cake Pops by Bella Baker  |  TheCakeBlog.com

It's time to roll out the Red Carpet and settle in with your besties.  On Sunday night, the glitz and the glam of the the Academy Awards returns.  The fashion will be fabulous as the stars shine on Hollywood's biggest night.  And today we have a recipe to help make your Oscar Night fabulous, right ... Continue Reading

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Designer Handbag CAKE!

3D Purse Cake by Confetti Cakes  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Today's feature is one of those designs that stops you, dead in your tracks.  It's seriously so incredible, it's hard to fathom that it's made of cake.  So incredible that I felt it necessary to capitalize the word CAKE in the title of this post.  If I could shout it, I would.... IT'S A CAKE!  And ... Continue Reading

Purple Ombre Buttercream Cake

Purple Buttercream Cake by Fat Girl Cakes  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Buttercream.  Buttercream.  Glorious Buttercream.  Today's cake is all about the buttercream.  Ruffles, roses, petals, swags, swirls and dots.  This cake includes just about every popular buttercream technique from today's cake scene.  Armed with shades of purple and a piping bag, Kristin ... Continue Reading

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Chocolate Wrapped Cake

Chocolate Wrapped Cake by The Hudson Cakery  |  TheCakeBlog.com

This is definitely the week for love and all things sweet.  With Valentine's Day quickly approaching tomorrow, I thought we'd get started with the chocolate today.  Chocolate, chocolate and more chocolate!  Because really, what says "I Love You" like chocolate?  This gorgeous chocolate wrapped cake ... Continue Reading

Recipe: Ladyfinger wrapped Cheesecake

Cheesecake wrapped with Ladyfingers by Miso Bakes  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Miso of Miso Bakes, is here with a new recipe for Valentine's Day … This Valentine’s Day, I wanted to keep it simple.  I realized most people prefer rich cheesecakes or silky mousse cakes during this loving holiday, so I figured a sugarpaste or buttercream tutorial would not be ... Continue Reading

Sweet! Valentine’s Day Desserts

Pink & Gold Valentines Dessert Table  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Pink, gold and gorgeous!  Just in time for Valentine's Day, we have a dessert table to make your heart swoon.  Today's elegant feature comes to us from Sweet! Magazine, a treasure of projects, ideas and inspiration for any baker who wants to create beautiful cakes.  We're taking a peek inside the ... Continue Reading

Recipe: Champagne & Raspberry Cupcakes

Raspberry Cupcakes by Lauren Kapeluck  |  TheCakeBlog.com

Our cupcake contributor, Lauren Kapeluck of EllenJay Events, is here with a new Valentine's recipe…. Valentine's Day is just around the corner, do you know what you are getting your sweetie this year?  While the standard box of chocolates and a dozen roses are a nice gesture, I'm encouraging you ... Continue Reading