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

Have you started your decorated cookies for our Inspiration Challenge yet? You’ve probably been busy, but there’s still time to enter your photos of cookies 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 […]

What These Cooks Do To Food Is Criminal… New Season of Worst Cooks in America on Food Network!

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Season 4 Premiere of Worst Cooks in America on Sunday, Feb. 17, at 9pm/8c. I am so excited to have my friend Aadip Desai @aadip competing on this season’s Worst Cooks in America!  Watch this vegetarian and sleep deprived dad attempt to navigate the meat-heavy world of NYC cooking.     You may not be able to crank […]

Ace Of Cakes’ Duff Goldman To Bake Obama Inauguration Cake

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“It was our honor to create this cake for last night’s Commander-in-Chief Ball – an experience we will never forget.” – Duff Goldman See more photos of this cake at the official Charm City Cakes Facebook Page http://www.facebook.com/charmcitycakes   Baltimore celebrity baker Duff Goldman says the cake he’s baking for President Barack Obama’s inaugural ball is […]

Interested in Writing for Cake Central?

Are you a pastry chef? Super-mom? Teacher? Write our Diary of a Decorator! Cake-makers come from all backgrounds, and we know that each one of you has a unique story to tell! From huge mishaps to great successes, crazy coworkers to business blues, do things ever happen to you that you just wish you could […]

Friday Faves: Double Batch!

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: Cookies

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 With the days getting longer, we can’t help but daydream about warmer weather! Turn your tropical fantasies into gorgeous treats. Create your best decorated cookies based on the imagery and colors used in this vacation-themed palette from Design-Seeds.com. Add photos of your creation to Cake Central’s gallery under the Inspiration Challenge category in the Cookie […]

Inspiration Challenge Winner!

We asked you to create cupcakes based on our vintage teacup mood board from design-seeds.com, and you delivered! We are excited to announce the winner of our first Inspiration Challenge is… nikkigonzalez for this beautiful tea party cupcake! The amount of detail on her miniscule fondant figures is impressive, as is the teetering stack of […]

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

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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 […]