Wedding Cakes Inspired by Geology – Marble, Agate, Geodes & Precious Metals

Marble wedding cake in grey and blush by Emily Hankins Cakes, A Thing Like That Photography

While marbled fondant might be the bane of decorators who missed a spot when mixing color through fondant, marble wedding cakes are definitely having a moment in the cake world. Alongside their cousins - precious metals, geodes and agate - wedding cake art is taking its cue from geology and some of … [Continue reading]

Edible Cake Stands

Edible cake stand with ornate gold detailing by De La Rosa Cupcakes

For an ultra elegant finishing touch to your wedding cake design, there is nothing quite like adding an ornate edible cake stand crafted from gumpaste. By simply adding an extra cake board underneath the cake to add height, it's surprisingly easy to achieve the illusion of a cake stand using moulded … [Continue reading]

Peach Wedding Cake Decorating Tutorial

peaches and gold stencilling tutorial by Emily Lael Aumiller from her book Pure Artistry

(Excerpted from Pure Artistry: Extraordinary Vegan and Gluten Free Cakes © 2016 by Emily Lael Aumiller of Lael Cakes. Reproduced by permission of … [Continue reading]

A Great Idea for 2017….

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This Christmas why not give yourself the gift of a wonderfully relaxing new year when the clamor for festive cakes dies down, and enjoy the tutelage … [Continue reading]

Christmas Cakes, Cookies & Confections

Chocolate drip christmas cake by Marianne Stewart via Cakes and Sugarcraft left, Peggy Porschen right

The chocolate drip cake has been one of the biggest cake hits of this year and its fun, whimsical look has made its way into christmas cake decorating … [Continue reading]

Winter Wedding Cake Trends & Inspiration

Winter wedding cake by Amy Swann Cakes

From winter woodland wedding cakes and boho styles to glamorous gold and silver winter wedding cakes, as well as classic lace and vintage designs with … [Continue reading]

Silver Sequins Wedding Cakes

silver sequins cakes by Simply Sweet Cakes & Cupcakes left, Anna Elizabeth Cakes, photo by Kunioo via WedLuxe right

Sparkling silver adds a timeless touch of elegance to a wedding celebration at any time of year, but is particularly beautiful for a winter wedding. … [Continue reading]

Gold Sequins Wedding Cakes

Gold sequins wedding cakes from Erica O'Brien Cakes (right, Erin Schrad Photography) and Jenna Rae Cakes (left)

A glamorous gold sequins wedding cake dressed with couture ruffles or voluminous sugar flowers creates a wow wedding cake centrepiece. Paired with … [Continue reading]

Ballerina Cakes: Part 2

Ballerina cakes for teenagers by For The Love of Cake left, Little Lady Baker right

Following on from our Ballet Cakes Tutorials feature earlier this week and one of our most popular features ever, Ballerina Cakes: Part 1, we've a … [Continue reading]

Ballerina Cake Tutorials

fondant ballet shoes tutorial by Cake Talk Blogger

Ballerina cakes are a perennial favourite for little girls' birthday parties and this week we've put together a selection of our favourite ballerina … [Continue reading]