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What is your most memorable cake moment of 2014?

By LeanneW

Want to be featured in  Cake Central Magazine ? Here’s your chance! As 2014 winds down it’s fun to reminisce about the...

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CakeCentral Magazine is Coming 2010!

By Jackie

CakeCentral Magazine’s First Issue arrives March 2010 http://cakecentral.com/magazine Cake Makers, Foodies, and Cake Enthusiasts...

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Lisa Daniels' Sketch to Cookies - Holiday Birds

By Heath

We gave Lisa Daniels ( GigisFreshBaked ) inspiration for a holiday birds theme, below she describes her process in creating these amazing...

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Top Nested Doll (Matryoshka) Cookies and Cakes

By LeanneW

Matryoshka dolls, or Nested dolls, Stacking Dolls, sometimes called Russian dolls, are a fun and traditional. Made of wood, they celebrate...

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Top Witch Cakes

By LeanneW

Whether they’re spooky and sinister or kooky and colorful, we’re all about bewitching treats during the Halloween season. And...

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Top Chinese New Year Cakes

By LeanneW

Happy Chinese New Year! However you celebrate this holiday we hope your year is full of good fortune, happiness, wealth and longevity, and...

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Top Tiger Cakes

By AlyssaC

You’ve probably already come across this adorable viral video, whether it was watching the national nightly news or browsing your...

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Top Football Cakes

By LeanneW

Cake Central definitely has some enthusiastic football fans out there, and we were totally amazed by the football cakes your team spirit...

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Hot Air Balloon Sweet Treat Inspiration Challenge Winner

By GigisFreshBaked

The hot air balloon submissions for our latest Inspiration Challenge took us to new heights, with cookies bursting with rainbow patterns,...

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Celebrate National Dessert Day!

By kvandraiss

Not that we need a reason to celebrate our favorite food group, but we do appreciate having a whole day dedicated to dessert!   While...

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French Macaron Frustration

By moydear77

We dug through our archives at Cake Central Magazine to bring you this tale of French macaron frustration and victory, written by Chef Mary...

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Succulent Cupcake Inspiration Challenge Reminder

By AlyssaC

Often seen accenting tabletop spreads at weddings or resting in cute little pots on front porches, the versatile and effortless succulent...

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What's your favorite candy to use in decorating?

By AlyssaC

Want to be featured in Cake Central Magazine ? Here’s your chance! Everyone has that go-to candy, whether it’s a classic treat...

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Inspiration Challenge: Old Hollywood Bachelorette Party Cupcakes

By AndiSatt

This inspiration challenge is all about subtle glamour, perfect for a sophisticated bachelorette party. We can’t wait to see what you...

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Inspiration Challenge: Golden Anniversary Cupcakes

By AndiSatt

Our latest Inspiration Challenge pays tribute to those special couples celebrating 50 memorable years together. Create cupcakes fit for an...

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Don't Forget! Firework Cookie Inspiration Challenge Reminder

By AlyssaC

The deadline for our Firework Cookie Inspiration Challenge is fast approaching, and we can’t wait for you to dazzle us with your...

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A Message from Kerry Vincent

By Jackie

Dear All at Cake Central: I have good news on this day, Australia Day, in fact I have had a bit of a grin on my face all day. So many good...

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Spectacular Stringwork Cakes

By AndiSatt

Stringwork is one of the most demanding but rewarding cake decorating techniques. It takes practice, but once you master it, you hold the...

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Inspiration Challenge: Lavender, Peach and Honey Bridal Shower Cookies

By AndiSatt

We’ve got sweet and soft tones to be your inspiration for cookies for a bridal shower dessert table— think a fun brunch or...

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Don't Forget to Enter the Golden Anniversary IC!

By AndiSatt

  We already have some amazing cupcakes entered in our Golden Anniversary Inspiration Challenge, but we’d love to see more! You...

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Inspiration Challenge: Zoo Birthday Cupcakes

By AndiSatt

Imagine you were throwing a zoo-themed birthday party, complete with popcorn and paper animal puppets. How would you decorate cupcakes for...

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Zoo Birthday Inspiration Challenge Reminder

By AndiSatt

We already have some amazing entries for our zoo-themed Inspiration Challenge, but we’d love to see more! You still have time to...

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Don't Forget to Make Cookies for the Inspiration Challenge!

By AndiSatt

Have you started your decorated cookies for our Inspiration Challenge yet? You’ve probably been busy, but there’s still time to...

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Inspiration Challenge: Cookies

By AndiSatt

 With the days getting longer, we can’t help but daydream about warmer weather! Turn your tropical fantasies into gorgeous...

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Cupcake Inspiration Challenge Reminder

By AndiSatt

There’s still time to enter our latest Inspiration Challenge! This soft photo of roses got our imagination up and running, and we...