Enchanted Forest Cookie IC Reminder

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Don’t spend too much time looking out our Inspiration Challenge Pinterest board, daydreaming about faraway lands and magical creatures! We want to see the enchanted forest-inspired cookies you’ve dreamed up, and there’s only a few more days to add your entry to the Cookie Challenge 11 album and enter the contest! The deadline is June […]

Inspiration Challenge: Enchanted Forest Cookies

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Nothing evokes the imagination quite like myths, magic and enchanted forests. How would you create friendly dragons and fanciful fairies on cookies? We put together a fantasy-inspired Pinterest board to get your creative gears turning, and we’re looking for wondrous and whimsical cookies inspired by the colors and images you see here. To enter, add […]

Graduation Cupcake Challenge Winner

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With all of the entries in, we had to make the tough decision and choose a winner. We’re happy to announce that the winner is Michelle27! Congratulations! Her cupcake features a small selection of the elements from the inspiration board in a tasteful and sophisticated way. This cute little cupcake would take center stage at […]

What’s Your Favorite Boozy Dessert?

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When looking for a deep, round flavor, many cakemakers turn to alcohol. Whether it may be simply substituting a liqueur for another flavorant or a more creative recipe using wine or beer, alcohol can add a lot to a dessert. What’s your favorite way to use booze when you’re baking?

Friday Faves: Strawberries, syrup and superb flowers

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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 new products, we want to share a few of our favorite finds with you every week. Here are this week’s Friday Faves! Jackie’s Faves AZCouture created a beautiful wedding cake […]

Don’t Forget About the Graduation Cupcake IC!

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To celebrate graduating from school, a major life accomplishment, what could be better than cupcakes? We’re looking for stylish, travel-inspired cupcakes that are fit for a graduation party for our latest Inspiration Challenge! Entries aren’t due in the Cupcake Challenge 10 album until May 26th, so there’s still time to enter. How would you decorate […]

Sketch to Cake: Kathy Zyduck’s Bollywood Cake

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With so many deliberately crafted details on her cake, we had to ask Kathy Zyduck about creating her beautiful cake for the May issue of Cake Central Magazine. Her carefully decorated cake is covered in hand-piped royal icing motifs, and the more we study the cake, the more we notice. Here’s what Kathy had to […]

Friday Faves: Fondant, Flowers and Forests

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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 new products, we want to share a few of our favorite finds with you every week. Here are this week’s Friday Faves! Jackie’s Faves My eyes were first drawn […]

Inspiration Challenge: Graduation Party Cupcakes

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Finishing school and going out into the world is a huge accomplishment and should be celebrated in style! For this Inspiration Challenge, we want you to push your skills to the limit to create trendy cupcakes inspired by our graduation party Pinterest board. To enter the contest, upload pictures of your cupcakes to the Cupcake […]

Mother’s Day IC Winner

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With so many unique entries, choosing an Inspiration Challenge winner was especially difficult, but we’re happy to announce that the winner is KO-sCakes! Congratulations!   We admired how KO-sCakes recreated the style of the tattoos from the inspiration photos through hand painting, and her color palette perfectly matches the colors on the Pinterest board. The overall look is […]