Kitty Cat Cakes for Cat Lovers

cat cake by Floralilie

Puddy cat cakes and kitten cakes can make the most fabulous gift or birthday surprise for cat lovers and feline fans. Whether as a cake topper, a shaped cake or a sculpted cat cake, there are endless ways to incorporate "cattiness" into a beautiful cake design. The masterpiece sculpted cat above … [Continue reading]

Marie Antoinette Cakes

Marie Antoinette cake by The Cake Opera Company

For a lavish birthday cake or novelty wedding cake, nothing beats a Marie Antoinette cake for pomp and splendour. Gilded gold, baroque mouldings and of course an intricate replica of the French Queen herself add a refined and fanciful air to an extravagant occasion. It's a uniquely challenging … [Continue reading]

Contemporary Sugar Flower Arrangement

contemporary sugar flower arrangement by Bobbette & Belle

With sugar flowers reaching ever new heights in popularity in the past year, sugar flower arrangements have come into new focus.  One of the most chic … [Continue reading]

Beautiful 1st Birthday Cakes

first birthday cakes via Pinterest left and by Bake-A-Boo Cakes NZ right

In honour of little Prince George who is turning one this week, we're featuring 1st birthday cakes today.  While baby George is having a Beatrix … [Continue reading]

Toile Cake Designs

toile cake designs from Cake Opera left and Pasteles Alma right

Beautiful artwork never goes out of style and with handpainted cake art exploding in popularity, exquisite antique toile patterns have become the one … [Continue reading]

Pirate Cupcake Topper Tutorial

pirate cake topper tutorial from Sweet & Unique Cupcake Toppers by Lynlee North Beckett

Cupcake connoisseur and party pro, Lynlee North Beckett has just released her brand new book, Sweet & Unique Cupcake Toppers with over 80 new … [Continue reading]

Cakes with Stripes

cakes with stripes by The Cake Parlour left and by My Cupcakery right

As with polka dots featured on Monday, stripes are also a great customisable cake design that work for lots of occasions, whether you're going for … [Continue reading]

Polka Dot Cakes

polka dot wedding cakes by Hall of Cakes UK left and Sophisticakes Falmouth,UK right

A polka dot design is one of the prettiest and simplest cake decorations and works for lots of different occassions and styles of cakes, whether … [Continue reading]

Shabby Chic: Buttercream & Lace

buttercream and edible lace wedding cake shabby chic by Just Jen's Desserts 2

Fine textured edible lace products have been one of the most popular new cake decorating products on the market in the last year or so. We've seen … [Continue reading]

Vintage Suitcase Cakes

suitcase cakes vintage lugage cakes by Firefly India left and by Bake A Boo Cakes New Zealand right

Suitcase cakes are always been popular with brides and grooms heading off on an exotic honeymoon, but they're more popular than ever now for a whole … [Continue reading]