Easter Surprises – Cakes, Cookies, Cupcakes & Decorated Eggs

Easter bunny cakes by Sweet and Saucy left and Cake Heart right

Easter cakes, cookies, cupcakes and decorated eggs - whether your family celebrates easter or not, the end of winter and the ushering in of spring is the perfect excuse for a party with cakes and goodies decorated with spring chicks, bouncing bunnies and chocolate eggs. Let the party … [Read more...]

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 this season too. Marianne Stewart created the sublime Black Forest Cherry cake above left (gluten free and dairy free), as featured in Cakes & … [Read more...]

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 a wintery touch, and sugar flower compositions with frosted foliage, we've got all the top trends in winter wedding cakes this week. Starting with … [Read more...]

Autumn Berries Fall Wedding Cakes

autumn berries wedding cake woodland style with edible moss by Floralilie

Autumn blackberries, brambles, sloe berries and berried ivy are making an appearance in wedding cake design like never before with nature inspired wedding cakes taking centre stage this fall. The breathtakingly beautiful blackberry and edible moss design above from Martina Bliedung of Floralilie … [Read more...]

Christmas Cakes: Beautiful Designs

christmas cakes by Have Some Sugar Portugal left, Lina Veber Cake right

Whether rustic charm or seasonal elegance is your design preference for the holidays this year, we've got it all wrapped up this week when it comes to christmas cake design inspiration. Starting with Portugal's Have Some Sugar, Margarida Abecassis blends an elegant design motif with a rustic … [Read more...]

Christmas Wedding Cakes: Seasonal & Elegant

christmas wedding cakes from Megan Joy Cake Design, Ashley Swapp Photo left, The Graceful Baker right

It's long been one of the most romantic times of year to get engaged, but for many brides the warming glow of christmas makes it the most romantic time of year to get married also. With the seasonal colours of red, green and gold making a striking combination with bridal white, the festive season … [Read more...]

Winter Woodland Wedding Cakes

winter woodland wedding cake by Amy Swann Cakes, David Stubbs Photography

Enchanted forests and woodland settings are amongst the most popular wedding themes this year and since winter lends itself perfectly to this theme we're spotlighting some of the most beautiful winter woodland wedding cakes for this year's winter brides. Starting with De La Rosa Cupcakes' … [Read more...]

Halloween Wedding Cakes: Gothic Elegance

halloween wedding cake image left by Ron Miller Photography, cake right by Other Cake Stories

For the October bride who wants a halloween inspired wedding cake, but nothing too cartoon-ish, we've put together a selection of wedding cakes that are both gothic and elegant - perfect for the bride who wants something a little different and a little bit dark. Trailing black vines, baroque … [Read more...]

The Halloween Cake Tutorials Collection

halloween cake tutorials Grim Reaper cake by Made With Love By Me blog, zombie fingers by Make Fabulous Cakes

With the kids gearing up for their Halloween parties at the end of the month, we've put together a selection of some of the best halloween cake and cake topper tutorials on the web to inspire your own creepy cake designs this year. Starting with the Made by Love by Me blog's haunting grim reaper … [Read more...]

Floral Fall Wedding Cakes for Autumn

autumn flowers and berries wedding cake by Amy Swann Cakes

Autumn is a season that can pose a conundrum for the fall bride who wants to incorporate elements of autumn into her wedding cake design, yet dreams of a lush, floral wedding cake creation. Our featured designers this week have created a seamless blend of late summer blooms accented with touches … [Read more...]