Pastel Zig Zag Cake

Vertical Chevron Cake | by Allison Kelleher of AK Cake Design | on TheCakeBlog.com

Today's feature will seriously make your heart skip a beat.  It's simply just that beautiful!  A modern chevron cake created with individual triangles, cut and placed with meticulous detail, to form vertical zig zags aligned just so.  Shades of soft pastels are hand painted, adding layers of depth ... Continue Reading

Peaches N’ Cream Cupcakes

Peaches N' Cream Cupcakes | by Lauren Kapeluck for TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Lauren Kapeluck of EllenJay Events, is back with a delicious new cupcake recipe.... It's finally peach season, and I couldn't be more excited!  I love spending Saturday mornings taking a trip to our local farmers market and checking out all the fruits and veggies that are ... Continue Reading

Golden Yellow & Saffron Cake

Golden Yellow and Saffron Cake | by AK Cake Design on TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Allison Kelleher of AK Cake Design, is sharing one of her latest designs... I was honored to create a cake for the launch of the new Picture Perfect cake stand collection from Sarah's Stands.  My design is based on the Heart of Gold cake stand, which is a rich, yet subdued ... Continue Reading

TRENDING : Geometric Patterns

Geometric Patterns  |  translating trends into cake designs | by Erica OBrien for TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Erica OBrien, owner of Erica OBrien Cake Design, is back for her next post in our new series called Trending.  Erica is helping us translate today's top trends in fashion, design, art and everyday life into fabulous cake designs.  Watch each month as she goes from inspiration on ... Continue Reading

Online Cake Decorating Class

Classic Yellow Cake with Fudge Frosting

Classic Yellow Cake with Fudge Frosting | by Tessa Huff for TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Tessa Huff, is sharing a classic cake recipe today…. Often times I find myself trying to come up with the most interesting flavor combinations or innovative ways to incorporate seasonal produce.  But sometimes we just need to go back to basics.  While some cakes are dripping ... Continue Reading

Gold Sequins Cake

Gold Sequin Cake with soft pastels | by Fondant Flinger

Why hello gorgeous!  We're always excited to showcase a beautiful new design, especially when it's as spectacular as today's cake.  How can anyone resist five tiers of fabulous, girly-girl fun like this?  Glittering gold tiers covered in an abundance of shimmering sequins, alternating with tiers of ... Continue Reading

Pleated Wedding Cake

White on White Wedding Cake | by Cove Cake Design on TheCakeBlog.com

We're starting off the week with a new design that illustrates the beauty of simplicity.  Today's feature is an elegant wedding cake that is perfectly groomed and bursting with great white-on-white details.  Pristine tiers of white shimmer softly with just a hint of lustre.  While a statement-making ... Continue Reading

10 Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

10 Mother's Day Gifts for the Mom who loves to bake | on TheCakeBlog.com

Mother's Day is only a few days away but there is still plenty of time to plan a celebration of the mother in your life.  Over the years, she has given you everything.  So it can be more than a challenge finding the right gift to show mom just how much you appreciate her.  Today, we're helping you ... Continue Reading

Craftsy Cake Decorating Class

DIY: Vintage Butterfly Cake, Part II

Vintage Butterfly Cake | by Gateaux Inc.

Today is the second half of a fabulous tutorial we brought to you a few weeks ago.  Remember this gorgeous Vintage Butterfly Cake, with its amazing 3-d butterflies, in shades of pale blue and black, fluttering about?  And its antiqued ecru-colored fondant, accented with black and white striped ... Continue Reading