Graphic Art & Illustrated Cake Designs

Graphic art illustrated wedding cake designs London theme by Rachelle's Cake Designs

  Graphic art and illustrated cake designs are one area where the artistically inclined cake decorator can really come into their own. From pop art and comic strip designs to cartoon style hand-drawings, we have them all this week to inspire your own graphic art cake … [Read more...]

A Great Idea for 2017….

fuchsia-flowers-buds-berries-sugar-geek-show

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 of multi-award winning international cake artist, Liz Marek on The Sugar Geek Show, her fabulous online cake decorating school. Learn some of the … [Read more...]

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 whole new selection of ballet cake designs here in Part 2 for younger little dancers right up to teenage ballerinas, beginning to our two exquisite … [Read more...]

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 cake tutorials to help you design your own cake, starting with Cake Talk's exquisite ballet shoe cake tutorial above. Sugar Top Toppers have created … [Read more...]

Alice in Wonderland Cake Tutorials

Alice in Wonderland cake tutorials on Cake Geek

Our Alice in Wonderland Cakes feature was one of most popular features of all time and with a number of wonderful tutorials having since appeared on the web, we've decided to put together a collection of our favourite Alice in Wonderland character tutorials. Starting with Just Cake It's Alice in … [Read more...]

Father’s Day Sports Cakes: Part 1

baseball cakes by Cuteology Cakes left, ATKH Cake Creations right (Out of the Box Photography)

With Father's Day coming up next weekend we thought the timing was just right to showcase some of the most fabulous sports cakes from talented cake artists the world over for all those sports-mad dads. One of our all-time favourite sports cakes is Cuteology Cakes' outstanding baseball cake (above … [Read more...]

Father’s Day Sports Cakes: Part 2

cricket cake by Leslie's Cakes

Following on from Sports Cakes for Father's Day Part 1, in Part 2 we're looking a sports from across the pond in the UK and international favourites, starting with Leslie's Cakes fabulously designed cricket cake above decked out with sporting emblems and beautiful "etched-effect" hand drawings, … [Read more...]

Buttercream Flowers: Part 2

Buttercream flowers floral cakes by Better Cake

Flower garden cakes brimming full of exquisitely piped buttercream flowers are one of the most admired cake decorating styles of the moment, never failing to draw "oohs" and "aahs" for their amazingly life-like buttercream re-creations. While it may take a little practice, being able to pipe … [Read more...]

Monogram Cake Toppers: Rustic & Floral

Rustic cake toppers, thyme cake topper via Goldmine Journal left, The Cake Whisperer right

Pretty cake toppers can add wonderful extra height and dimension to a single tier cake and a monogram cake topper brings an extra degreee of personalization that makes a cake that extra bit special. Rustic style cake toppers are definitely flavour of the moment with a simple but superbly effect … [Read more...]

Layer Cake Love – Ode to Sweetapolita

Sweetapolita cakes, pastel swirl vanilla cake left, meringue dream cake right

It's the perfect simplicity and instant satisfaction that a beautiful layer cake gives us that draws Cake Geek time and time again to the wonderful multi-colored world that is Sweetapolita. The prettiest cake blog in cyberspace, Sweetapolita is the creation of confectionary genius, Rosie Alyea, … [Read more...]