Easter Chic – Cakes & Treats

easter bunny cookies iced biscuits from The Little Boutique Bakery UK, easter cake right by Torten Deluxe by Ludmilla Schmalz

With the recent growth in interest in cake decorating, easter confectionery is no longer all about eggs - cakes, cookies and cupcakes are now just as big a part of the springtime celebration. The Little Boutique Bakery UK have created the beautiful pastel selection of easter bunny iced biscuits … [Continue reading]

Bunny Rabbit Cakes

vintage teddy bunny rabbit cake by Emma Jayne Cake Design

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 … [Continue reading]

The Antique Frame Cake Collection – A Cake Geek Premium Guide

antique frame cake designs by The Cake Whisperer left, Dee's Sweet Surprise right

Inspired by the decor and architecture of the Baroque period, the most lavish and opulent cake style of the moment is without doubt the gilded gold … [Continue reading]

Decorating with 2D Floral Plaques

floral applique wedding cake by Jen's Cakery

A fusion of two major cake decorating trends - beautiful sugar flowers and brightly coloured handpainted details - decorating with 2D floral plaques … [Continue reading]

Sugar Models – Full of Character

cake toppers gumpate models by Alessandra Caldeira left, Alice Davies right

Most cake artists will agree that sugar artistry has come on leaps and bounds in the past few years.  With so much new talent coming into the arena, a … [Continue reading]

Mother’s Day Cake Tutorial

figure modelling tutorial Mother's Day cake tutorial by Laura Dodimead of Cakey Bakes for Cake Geek Magazine

To create a super cute Mother's Day cake for this weekend, Laura Dodimead of Cakey Bakes, Surrey shares with us her tutorial for her pink ombre cake … [Continue reading]

Wedding Cakes in Pale Grey & Charcoal

grey vintage wedding cakes via Pinterest left and by The Cake Parlour for Fortnum & Mason right

Soft, grey hues are one of the most stylish new colour trends for the 2015 wedding season. Sugarbelle Cakes, Canada have paired this beautiful … [Continue reading]

Secret Garden Cakes

secret garden wedding cake image by Abbey Grace Photography via Style Me Pretty, image right by Firm Anchor via 100LayerCake

Frances Hodgson Burnett's classic tale of The Secret Garden is one of the most beautiful and inspiring themes for weddings and special occasion … [Continue reading]

Sugar Shoes

sugar shoes gumpaste shoes by Crafty Confections, Ireland

Sugar shoes are top of the list of every new cake decorator's "to make" list and if you haven't gotten round to doing so just yet, this week's … [Continue reading]

Petal Shaped Wedding Cakes

petal shaped wedding cakes by Faye Cahill left and via Martha Stewart Weddings right

Inspired by the base tier arrangement of the royal wedding cake of the Duke & Duchess of Cambridge, petal shaped wedding cakes have made a huge … [Continue reading]