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Merry Christmas

Modern Christmas Cake

Merry Christmas!  May you have a wonderful holiday season filled with family, friends, laughter and an abundance of sweet treats. Since it is Christmas, I thought I'd share a cake design of my own today.  This three tiered grey and red design features light grey buttercream with fondant dots, a ... Continue Reading

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

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Stars & Stripes Cake

DIY Glittery Star Cake Toppers | Stars & Stripes Cake by Cakegirls for TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributors, Mary and Brenda Maher of Cakegirls, are back with a new DIY today!  Join us as they share a new cake project with a step-by-step tutorial. I always have a snap lid container of bouncy stars on wires at the ready to add to any cake as I see fit.  I think many cake decorators ... Continue Reading

DIY Baby Rattle Cake Pops

DIY Baby Rattle Cake Pops, perfect for baby showers | by Cakegirls for TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributors, Mary and Brenda Maher of Cakegirls, are back with a new DIY today!  Join us as they share a new cake project with a step-by-step tutorial. I love making cake pops.  There's just something about cute little desserts on a stick that can't be beat.  So, when I was enlisted to ... Continue Reading

10 Watercolor Cakes

10 Watercolor Cakes | including this design by Baked | on TheCakeBlog.com

Watercolor cakes have been popping up on The Cake Blog since 2012 and we love seeing this trend continue to grow and evolve.  Today we're crushing on a fresh batch of designs, each created with the soft swirls and mixed shades of watercolor.  From hand-painted florals to structured patterns, ... Continue Reading

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Valentine’s Heart Candy Box Cake

How to make a Valentine's Chocolate Candy Box Cake | by Cakegirls on TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributors, Mary and Brenda Maher of Cakegirls, are back with a new DIY today!  Join us as they share a new cake project with a step-by-step tutorial. Okay, there is just no way around stating that this cake is a kind of a show stopper.  People will assume it's a real box of chocolates ... Continue Reading