Cake Decorating Blog

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Elevating Your Cake: The Coolest Cake Stands

By Lyndsay Sung
The Best Cake StandsThere's nothing like a beautiful cake stand to elevate a wedding cake that took you a million hours plus every drop of sweat you have, to create. Every swag, swirl, ruffle, dot and detail needs to be honored, and these cool stands really rise to the occasion! Read more »

How to Make Chocolate Sea Shells

By Wendy McGowan
Chocolate Sea ShellsThe beach is an amazing place filled with beauty, wonder and delight! So, it makes sense that the beach is a very popular theme for weddings and birthdays alike. Today, we are going to learn to make edible sea shells out of candy melts. Read more »

Knot Bad: Swell Nautical Cakes!

By Lyndsay Sung
Nautical CakesLike a cool breeze on a hot day, these nautical themed cakes really shine! Perfect for so many occasions, including weddings, children's and adult's birthdays alike, groom's cakes or even a baby shower cake with a seaworthy theme. From fondant waves to sculpted yachts, we’ve got you covered in stormy (cake) weather if you've ever wanted to make your own nautical-themed sailing cake. Read more »

Fish Out Of Water: Fish Cakes for Everyone

By Lyndsay Sung
Fish CakesFrom sculpted three-dimensional cakes to a fish cupcakes cake to mini-fish cake pops, here's a roundup featuring a little something for everyone's fishy fancy. Time to cast your line and dive into this collection of fish-themed cakes, great for ocean and beach parties or for a fish-loving birthday guy or gal. Read more »

Green Eggs and Cake: Cakes Inspired by Children’s Books

By Lyndsay Sung
Children's Book CakesOne cake, two cakes, three cakes more! Here comes a collection of bright, cheery and artful cakes inspired by children’s book favorites, including books by Dr.Seuss, Eric Carle and Richard Scarry! Colorful and clever, from fondant to buttercream to meticulous hand-painted detail, these cakes are literally incredible (and, edible!). Read more »

Wedding Anniversary Cakes

By Jessie Oleson Moore
Wedding Anniversary CakesThe cake is one of the most memorable and enjoyable parts of any wedding. So why not recreate a bit of that magic every year with a beautiful anniversary cake? From simple and sophisticated to over the top decorated extravaganzas, these cakes are proof that cake, like love, can be a great adventure! Read more »

How to Design a Cake: 5 Simple Steps

By Wendy McGowan
How to Design a CakeWe love getting the details perfect and watching as we turn simple ingredients into a work of art, but before we even turn the oven on, we need a plan. Here are 5 steps that may help you on the road to designing a cake. Read more »

How to Level a Cake

By Jessie Oleson Moore
How to Level a CakeIs your cake on the level? Here are a few different ways to ensure a perfectly flat top for an optimal stacking and decorating surface on your cake! Read more »