What’s the best piece of advice you’ve ever received?


The cake community is a special, wonderful place because of its members willingness to share. Instead of being competitive or secretive, cake-makers tend to be open and happy to talk about the things they have learned. That’s what makes this community so great. It’s hard to talk cake with a fellow decorator without hearing a […]

Don’t Forget to Enter Our Cupcakes Inspiration Challenge!

Have you started your cupcakes for our Inspiration Challenge yet? There’s still time to enter your photos of cupcakes that were inspired by the Design-Seeds.com photo. Don’t forget, the winning entry will be chosen by the editors and featured in Cake Central magazine. We’re looking forward to judging all of the entries, and we’re excited […]

Friday Faves: Cupcakes, Gingerbread and a Pug

Pink sugar roses and cute gumpaste kittens; vintage tea parties and warm scents from the kitchen; three-layer cakes covered in buttercream: these are a few of our favorite things! As editors of Cake Central magazine, we come across so many awesome, inspiring things while working. From users to cake creations to wedding inspiration to cool […]

Inspiration Challenge: Cupcakes

Design Seeds Color Wheel

Looking for a little inspiration? Want to practice your decorating skills? Cake Central has the perfect challenge for you! We are excited to introduce Inspiration Challenges, a series of contests to create beautiful cakes, cupcakes and cookies based on inspiration photos we’ll provide. Every two weeks, we’ll bring you a new contest to get your […]

Welcome to 2013!


Happy New Year! 2013 is here and we’re back in the office, preparing excitedly for this year’s issues. We just finished our first meeting of the year, welcoming a new member to the Cake Central staff (junior designer Amanda Hill) and discussing our overview of the coming year. We have big things planned! It feels […]