Rustic Christmas Cakes & Winter Berry Cakes

rustic christmas cakes winter berry cakes from Pinterest left, Call Me Cupcake right

Rustic style cake decorating really comes into its own for the festive season with an abundance of simple decorations to create that pared-down, natural look for holiday cakes. Frozen berries add a wonderful iced effect to a christmas dessert with a beautiful example (above left) by Laugh Love … [Continue reading]

Reindeer Cakes

stag's head wedding cake by Dana Smyl left, Precious Pictures Photography via Style Me Pretty, reindeer cake right by Patricia Minish

As regular readers of Cake Geek & our Facebook page know, we've developed a slight obsession with deer themed cakes lately (if you missed it see our recent super cute Baby Deer Cakes feature). So we've decided to kick off our Christmas cake decorating coverage this year with, your guessed … [Continue reading]

“It’s A Small World” International Cake Collaboration: Part1

Honolulu, Hawaii cupcakes by Nadia Flecha Guazo (ChokoLate)

"A person's a person no matter how small"....the wise words of good old Dr. Seuss which inspired Yanira Anglada of Cake Therapy to put together an … [Continue reading]

“It’s A Small World” International Cake Collaboration Special: Part 2

Singapore Cupcakes by Loan Cao of A Pocket Full of Sweetness

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It’s A Small World Collaboration Special: Tonight at 9PM GMT

Cake Collaboration "It's A Small World"

Join us tonight (Thursday) at 9pm GMT to mark the unveiling of the "It's A Small World" international cake artist collaboration, plus an interview … [Continue reading]

Baby Models & Baby Cake Toppers

baby model sleeping baby cake topper by Cakes by Louise

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 … [Continue reading]

Knit Effect Cakes

knit effect cakes by Lulu Cake Boutique left, Moo Milk Bar right

Scandinavian style baking has exploded in popularity in the last year and now "Scandi chic" has crossed over into cake decorating with Scandinavian … [Continue reading]

Scallop Piping & Scalloped Cake Designs

scallop piping cake by Hilary Rose Cupcakes left, image right by Christina Brosnan Photography

Delicate lines of scalloped piping is a timeless cake decorating technique that exudes elegance and is enjoying renewed popularity in cake design. … [Continue reading]

Alice in Wonderland Cakes

mad hatter tea party cake by Cakes by Christine NY, Story by Mia Photography

An Alice in Wonderland cake is one of the most fun and fabulous cake themes to work on but also one of the most challenging, testing a decorator's … [Continue reading]

Creating Antiqued Effects: Cake Geek Premium

antique cakes by Firefly India left, antiqued silver leaf finish McGreevy Cakes

Introducing Cake Geek Premium - our brand new extra Cake Geek feature available monthly to purchase through our website now for just £1.95. (Our … [Continue reading]