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Hello sweet friends!  I just wanted to pop in tonight and give you a little insight on everything happening around here lately!  It's been weeks since our last post and that is just waaay too long, isn't it?!  But I'm happy to say that new posts will be coming at you again, starting tomorrow, and ... Continue Reading

Black & White Halloween

Black & White Halloween Cake Inspiration | by Erica OBrien for TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Erica OBrien, owner of Erica OBrien Cake Design, is here today with some fabulous Halloween cake inspiration... For these two cakes, my goal was simple: reinterpret Halloween in black and white.   I wanted each cake to be symbolic of Halloween without being too literal.  I love ... Continue Reading

8 Boo-tiful Bash Ideas

8 Ways to make a Boo-tiful Halloween Bash | on TheCakeBlog.com

Halloween is just one week away!  But do not fret, we've got you covered with all sorts of fun ways to make your day super spook-tacular!  Of course, there's oodles of recipes and cake tutorials in our Halloween Gallery -- it's filled with projects from the past and fresh new ideas from 2014.  And ... Continue Reading

Pumpkin Cake

Pumpkin Cake with Cinnamon Cream Cheese Frosting and Pumpkin-Seed Brittle Topping | by Carrie Sellman for TheCakeBlog.com

I've partnered up with In The Raw® to bring you a new take on a classic fall recipe. Fall is officially in full swing!  The cooler air and turning leaves are ushering in the season of baking.  My favorite time of the year!  Three months filled with more than enough opportunities to tie on ... Continue Reading

DIY: Glammy Monster Cakes

DIY Glammy Monster Cakes | by Erin Gardner for TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Erin Gardner of Wild Orchid Baking Company, is here with a new tutorial for you.  A fun way to add a touch of glam to your Halloween bash! Halloween has to be one of my favorite days of the year.  It's so fun to dress up and pretend like you're someone else.  This year I'll ... Continue Reading

TRENDING: Paper Garland Cake

Paper Garland Cake  |  translating trends into cake designs | by Erica OBrien for TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Erica OBrien, owner of Erica OBrien Cake Design, is back for the next post in our Trending series.  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 Pinterest to ... Continue Reading


Kitty Cat in a Pumpkin Cake

Kitty Cat in a Pumpkin Cake |  a cake tutorial by Cakegirls for TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributors, Mary and Brenda Maher of Cakegirls, are back with a new DIY today!  Join along as they share a new cake project with a straightforward step-by-step tutorial. This is the perfect show stopping cake to present at your next spooktacular Halloween Party. Perfect for kids and ... Continue Reading

GIVEAWAY : Photography Prize Pack

Camera Giveaway! | Enter to win this Beautiful Cake Photography prize pack | on TheCakeBlog.com

**** WINNER UPDATE **** This giveaway is now closed.  Our lucky winner is…Debbie H. !!! I'm still floating after yesterday's big news and all of your amazing feedback!  Thank you, thank you, for sharing in the excitement of my first online class, Beautiful Cake Photography available on ... Continue Reading

Beautiful Cake Photography

Learn to take profesional looking cake photos | Beautiful Cake Photograpy with Carrie Sellman of TheCakeBlog.com

I'm so excited about today's big announcement!  It's something that's been in the back of my mind for years now -- and in the works for months.  I recently had the opportunity to partner with Craftsy.com to make it all happen!  I'm teaching an online class all about cake photography and how to snap ... Continue Reading

Learn Beautiful Cake Photography

Which Dairy Makes the Best Cake?

Which Dairy Makes the Best Cake? | Baking Science Article by Summer Stone for TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Summer Stone of Cake Paper Party, is back today with a new baking science experiment.... The liquid portion of a cake recipe can be easily overlooked as an insignificant ingredient but, it plays an important role in the character of the cake.  In this segment I will take a ... Continue Reading