blog

Top Stringwork Cakes

By LeanneW

Stringwork is a decorating technique that requires as much skill as it does patience. These Top Stringwork Cakes demonstrate traditional...

blog

Lucks Dena Designs Edible Image® Contest

By Jackie

Show your support for your fellow cakemakers by voting for the best cake in the Lucks Decorating Contest, hosted by Cake Central! Jackie...

blog

Sketch to Cake: Nancy Wheaton's White Christmas Wedding Cake

By Jackie

@ntravis Nancy Wheaton of Wheaton’s Fancy Cakes in Hammonds Plains, Nova Scotia, Canada produced a magical white holiday wedding cake...

blog

Sketch to Cake: Julia Marie Reynolds’ Versace Inspired Couture Wedding Cake

By Jackie

@JuliaMarie Julia Marie Reynolds of Julia Marie Cakes designed a romantic wedding cake for the Fashion Issue of Cake Central Magazine...

blog

Top Shopping Bag Cakes

By LeanneW

What better way to celebrate the fashionista in your life than with a cake filled with her favorite designers? From T.J.Maxx to Louis...

blog

Ella Buitrago's Holidays Birds Sketch to Cake

By LeanneW

Ella Buitrago’s Holidays Birds Cake, featured in Cake Central Magazine Volume 4, Issue 1 2 deserves a second look. We asked her about...

blog

Top Cakes FAQ

By LeanneW

We know you love seeing the fabulous work of your fellow Cake Central users on our Top Cakes posts, but we realize that many of you have...

blog

Top Cakes Multi-dimensional Sugarwork (MDSW)

By LeanneW

Multi-dimensional Sugarwork  (MDSW) designs are a current favorite in the cake world, the innovative technique taking cake decorating...

blog

What technique would you like to learn next?

By AndiSatt

There are always new skills to discover and perfect, even for experienced cake-makers. One of the comments we hear most when interviewing...

blog

Sketch to Cake: Mariela Ivanova’s Origami Paper Boat Inspired Wedding Cake

By Jackie

Mariela Ivanova from Varna, Bulgaria created a contemporary, and innovative wedding cake for the cover of the origami cake issue of Cake...

blog

Sketch to Cake: Ginger Soave’s White Christmas Wedding Cake

By Jackie

@gingersoave Ginger Soave of The Icing on the Cake in Virginia Beach, Virginia produced this sparkling glittering holiday wedding cake for...

blog

Sketch to Cake: Shani Christenson White Christmas Wedding Cake

By Jackie

@ShanisSweetCreations Shani Christenson of Shani's Sweet Creations in Mendocino, California produced a delightful white holiday wedding...

blog

Sketch to Cake: Laurie Collins’ Julien Fournié Inspired Couture Wedding Cake

By Jackie

@magicchef Laurie Collins of  Whisk Confections  in Little Elm, Texas created a striking wedding cake for the Fashion Issue of&...

blog

Sketch to Cake: Sherri Crohan’s Versace Inspired Couture Wedding Cake

By Jackie

@babysteps22 Sherri Crohan from Orlando, Florida created a remarkable wedding cake for the Fashion Issue of Cake Central Magazine Volume 7...

blog

Sketch to Cake: Masooda Rahman’s Elie Saab Inspired Wedding Cake

By Jackie

Masooda Rahman @soods Masooda Rahman of Once Upon A Tier designed a glittering, floral  wedding cake for the Fashion Issue of Cake...

blog

How to Make 4th of July Firework Cupcakes

By LeanneW

Your patriotic party needs some festive fireworks cupcakes. Layered in red, white, and blue cake, then topped with buttercream and fondant...

blog

Projection Mapping Wedding Cakes

By LeanneW

We came across this video of an amazing cake  that debuted at Disney’s Fairy Tale Weddings & Honeymoons Expo in Florida. It...

blog

Sketch to Cake: Anna van Grunsven's Butterflies and Pearls Cake

By Annataart

We talked to Anna van Grunsven of AnnaTaart in The Netherlands about her beautiful hand painted cake. See what inspired her to create this...

blog

A Closer Look at Mika Iniguez's Holiday Wedding Cake

By LeanneW

Mika Iniguez ( Millmika ) of Fantastical Sweets by MIKA in Mexico made an incredible rosemaling wedding cake for Cake...

blog

Sketch to Cake: JoAnn Maguire's Holiday Wedding Bells Cake

By LeanneW

In the latest holiday issue of  Cake Central Magazine  (Volume 4, Issue 12) , we asked cakemakers to create holiday wedding cakes...

blog

What was the best cake you made in 2013?

By graceheer

Want to be featured in Cake Central Magazine ? Here’s your chance! Whether you’re just getting your feet wet in the baking...

blog

Top Chocolate-Wrapped Cakes

By LeanneW

When it comes to decorating cakes, modeling chocolate really opens up the world of tasty possibility! We are amazed at all of the colors,...

blog

Top Textured Fondant Cakes

By LeanneW

Ideal for creating woodgrain, leather and other fabric effects, textured fondant has the power to transform cakes to lifelike realism....

blog

Top Vines & Leaves Cakes

By LeanneW

No matter the season, adding an elegant arrangement of leafy vines to a cake can create a natural, classic effect. Whether you choose to...

blog

Pen Pals Inspiration Challenge Winner

By graceheer

We were so impressed with the vintage-inspired submissions to our Pen Pals Inspiration Challenge ! In fact, we had such a hard time...

blog

Stringwork Q&A with Dawn Parrott

By joa44n

Whether you’re a novice or an expert cake decorator, we bet that stringwork remains high on your list of techniques to learn!...