Customized Calligraphy Cakes

There's no better way to fully customize your birthday cakes and wedding cakes than by hand-painting a personalized calligraphy message or name. Make it in gold and you couldn't be more on-trend! With Faye Cahill's tutorial on cake calligraphy from her newly published book, The Gilded Cake, here on … [Read more...]

Cute Cakes for Little Boys

Sailboats, kites, teddy bears, cars and diggers - little boys love them all and we have a collection of the most beautiful cakes for little boys this week featuring their favourite little obsessions. Wave textured frosting in the most fabulous shade of baby blue creates a scrumptious little boy's … [Read more...]

Special Delivery: Stork Cakes

The fairytale of the stork bringing a new baby to the family is one we all grew up with and is an enduringly favourite theme for baby shower cakes. This week we have a selection of the most beautiful stork cakes for baby showers from the simple and pretty to incredible 3D creations. Rouvelee's … [Read more...]

Vintage Teddy Bear Cakes

Vintage teddy bears make an adorable theme for children's party cakes bringing a lovely old world feel to a cake design. Sanna's Tartor captures the magic of a vintage teddy perfectly in her pastel blue and white striped birthday cake design above, with worn teddy bear fur adding the perfect touch … [Read more...]

Antique Crown Cakes

Cake Geek was fully expecting to have a new baby Prince or Princess in the UK by now and so this week's feature was planned in his or her honour. But the little royal baby is keeping us all waiting, so in anticipation of the Duke & Duchess of Cambridge having a healthy, happy new baby this week, … [Read more...]

Rocking Horse Cakes

A vintage rocking horse makes an adorable cake topper or party theme for a baby shower or a litttle boy or girl's naming day/christening. A classic toy, the rocking horse's popularity has endured through generations of new gizmos and high tech children's toys as an all time favourite for both little … [Read more...]

Communion Cakes & Confirmation Cakes

First Holy Communion and the sacrament of Confirmation are two big occasions in the lives of children of the Catholic faith world-wide and their celebratory cakes are becoming more and more lavish as cake decorating art develops. Indeed, little girls often endearingly see their First Holy Communion … [Read more...]

Bunny Rabbit Cakes

With Easter coming up, we have bunny rabbits on the brain here at Cake Geek - but bunny rabbits also happens to be one of our favourite themes for childrens' cakes. So we've put together a selection of the cutest little furry creatures we could find for today's feature. Emma Jayne Cake Design's … [Read more...]

Baby Sugar Models/Baby Cake Toppers

When it comes to adorable cakes, there are none more adorable than baby cakes and christening cakes. And our feature cake above by Louise Jackson Cake Design captures this perfectly. What makes this baby model so life-like is the expert colouring applied, as well as the beautifully crafted sugar … [Read more...]

Baby Deer Cakes for a Woodland Baby Shower

One of our favourite themes at the moment for children's birthday cakes or baby shower cakes is without doubt a baby deer cake. Ever since we came across¬†Petite-Homemade's adorable cake (above right), we've been enchanted by the idea of woodland themed children's parties and baby showers. Then we … [Read more...]