Flower Fairy Cakes

A flower fairy cake is one of the most enchanting cakes you can make for a little girl's birthday party and the exquisite cakes above and below by Bella Cupcakes, New Zealand are some of the most enchanting of all. Below, Miss Couture Cakes and Cupcakes have created a magical style butterfly … [Read more...]

Baby Shoes & Tutorials

Baby shoes and booties double as one of the cutest and quickest cake decorations for a baby welcome cake or christening cake, so it's always handy to have a few cute little pairs made in advance to have on standby. Some of the most adorable designs include the fabulous bow-tied pair of Mary … [Read more...]

Beatrix Potter Cakes & Tutorials

The Beatrix Potter series is one of the most beautifully written and illustrated collections of childrens' books and has enchanted generation after generation, including cake decorators who have translated the beautiful imagery from the stories into outstanding childrens' cake designs. The two … [Read more...]

Baby Animals Cakes for Little Ones

A baby animals cake is a fail safe "go-to" cake design for children's birthday parties and one you can have ready to go at any time if have a selection of baby animal models made in advance. It's well worth learning to model some simple animal toppers so that you can add this theme to you cake … [Read more...]

Teddy Bear Christening Cakes/Baby Cakes

A super cute christening cake or baby cake is every decorator's favourite cake to make. And baby teddies are one of the cutest cake themes of all. We've put together a selection of the most adorable baby cakes and naming day cakes to inspire your cake decorating for little ones. When it comes to … [Read more...]

Ballerina Cakes: Part 1

A beautiful ballerina cake is guaranteed to light up the eyes of any little girl for her birthday.  Whether it's a classically elegant ballerina cake or a little cartoon-style ballet girl, once it's pink and it's pretty, it's a hit. NEW: See our collection of Ballerina Cakes Tutorials here, plus … [Read more...]

Carousel Cakes – Tutorials & Design Inspiration

Vintage carousel cakes or merry-go-round cakes are one of the biggest cake trends at the moment in cake decorating and it's not hard to see why.  Their old world charm enchants both children and adults alike and they make for a very luxurious celebration cake for a christening for children's … [Read more...]

Story Book Cakes

A story book cake is one of the most enchanting cakes you can make for a little one, even right up to teenage years and beyond, with their favourite book. The very stylish cake design above was designed by Rose Sen Cakes as a fabulous 30th birthday cake for an avid book lover. To create an open … [Read more...]

Harlequin Cakes

A harlequin or diamond shaped pattern is a great side design for birthday cakes or celebration cakes.  It gives a great whimsical feel to the overall cakes design and is a very striking pattern.  It's very popular for party cakes Stateside but UK decorators have been slow to embrace the harlequin … [Read more...]

Mermaid Cakes

A mermaid cake is a magical gift for any little birthday girl so we've brought you a selection of the prettiest cakes designs we could find.  Our feature cake above is exquisitely designed by Cake Avenue (Australia) and features beautiful ombre frills which cleverly create an ocean wave … [Read more...]