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Countdown to Christmas (Part III)

Christmas Ideas

Today's the last day to get your holiday prep finished, and the last day of our countdown.  So let's take a look at our top four favorite Christmas ideas for 2009. {clockwise, starting at top left:} Tallow Berry Bulb from Land Rich. Vintage Jewelery Snow Globes from Well Worn. Flirty ... Continue Reading

Countdown to Christmas (Part II)

Christmas Ideas

Today we continue the countdown of our 12 favorite Christmas ideas from around the web.  They're  purple, they're pretty and they're definitely fabulous.  Let's take a look at #8 through #5. {clockwise, starting at top left:} Modern garland made from recycled paper, perfect for wrapping ... Continue Reading

Countdown to Christmas (Part I)

Christmas Ideas

In these last few days before Christmas, I thought I'd share with you my twelve favorite Christmas ideas from around the web.  So to start it off, today let's look at items #12 through #9. {clockwise, starting at top left:} Spice up your gift wrapping with creative ideas from Decor8 and ... Continue Reading

Playfully Unique Christmas Cookies

Christmas Cookies by Elini's

Take a look at these playful and unique Christmas Cookies by Eleni's.  They are quite possibly the most charming cookies I've ever seen.  The modern designs are crisp and clean but these cookies certainly don't take themselves too seriously.  Cookies should be fun and these babies definitely ... Continue Reading

Merry Christmas

This whimsical Santa cake is a new design I created for my husband's office Christmas party. Highlights of this 2-tiered cake include light pink buttercream icing with red and hot pink fondant stripes. A hand sculpted fondant Santa sits on the ledge overlooking his bag of presents while Rudolf ... Continue Reading

DIY : Gold Sequin Cake

How to make Gold Sequin Cake | Metallic Sequin Cake Tutorial | by Jenna Rae Cakes for

You might want to sit down for today's post.  That way you can literally jump for joy when you see what we have in store for you.  We've been looking forward to today's tutorial for months now.  Ever since the talented Jenna Rae Illchuk of Jenna Rae Cakes wowed us with her Silver Sequin Cake as part ... Continue Reading


Wafer Paper Flower Cake

Wafer Paper Flower Cake | by Hey There, Cupcake!

LOVE.  It's funny how one word can say so much.  And when it comes to today's featured cake, this one word says it all.  From its simplistic beauty to the modern color scheme, there is just so much to love about this cake.  Crisp, extra tall tiers are covered in pristine white fondant, creating a ... Continue Reading

Recipe: Blackberry Jam Cupcakes

Blackberry Jam Cupcakes | by Lauren Kapeluck

Our contributor, Lauren Kapeluck of Crave. Indulge. Satisfy., is sharing a traditional family recipe with us today... December is one of my favorite months of the year...full of family traditions, creating lots of memories and enjoying special recipes that have been passed down for many ... Continue Reading

Recipe: Marshmallow Snowflakes

Homemade Chocolate Peppermint Snowflake Marshmallows

Happy Monday!  It's December 16th and Christmas is less than 10 days away.  I'm not sure why I felt the need to announce that... I know we all have calendars and can count.  But for real!  Christmas is less than 10 days away!!  Today, we're jumping right back in to the holiday inspiration with a ... Continue Reading


DIY: Sparkling Glitter Acorns

DIY Sparkling Glitter Acorns  |  by Erin Gardner

Our contributor, Erin Gardner of Wild Orchid Baking Company, is here with a glittery new tutorial for you.  A sparkling addition to your holiday dessert tables and displays... If you’re a cake designer, you totally understand that inspiration can strike at the strangest times!  I had one of ... Continue Reading