Egg Nog Recipe

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Perfect for enjoying on a chilly winter day, this egg nog recipe is sure to warm you right up! Serve it with a cinnamon stick and a dash of nutmeg for a beautiful and tasty treat. Holiday Eggnog 12 egg yolks 5 whole cloves 4 cups milk 4 cups cream 3 cups light rum (optional) […]

Top Birdhouse Cakes

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Birdhouses come in all shapes and sizes, and this sweet selection of birdhouse cakes is filled with homes perfect for any feathered fondant friend! If you’re interested in making your very own birdhouse creation, check out this tutorial on how to make a gingerbread birdhouse! Feeling inspired? Check out our Gingerbread Birdhouse Inspiration Challenge! By […]

50+ Dessert Gift Wrapping Ideas

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Whether you’re giving away a batch of your special gingerbread cookies or a loaf of nutty fruit cake, we have created a Pinterest board filled with over 50 of our favorite dessert gift wrapping ideas. From fancy bows to festive boxes, this board is sure to inspire your gift-giving this season! Click on the collage […]

Friday Faves: Festive & Fancy

Trimming the Tree

As editors of Cake Central, we come across countless inspiring things every day. From cakemakers’ stories to wedding inspiration to cool new products, we want to share a few of our favorite finds with you every week. Since this week marks the official start to the holiday season, we were all feeling inspired by all […]

Gingerbread Birdhouse Inspiration Challenge

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A favorite holiday tradition of young and old alike, creating gingerbread houses offers the perfect opportunity to gather ’round the table and have some holiday fun! In the Cake Central galleries, we’ve come across all kinds of gingerbread houses, from giant castles to elaborate winter villages, but this Inspiration Challenge is all about creating darling […]

Autumn Quilt Inspiration Challenge Winner

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Inspired by beautiful harvest colors and the timeless art of quilting, our Autumn Quilt Inspiration Challenge celebrates the warm coziness of home, whether that means enjoying a hot cup of apple cider or cozying up under a homemade quilt. We were stunned by all of the submissions to our contest— for the original inspiration and rules, visit […]

Have Your Tutorial Featured on CakeCentral.com

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As you can see from the Cake Central galleries that are filled with pages and pages of creative cakes, the Cake Central community is filled with incredibly skilled and innovative cakemakers! One of the great things about the Cake Central community is that we love sharing tips, tricks and techniques with fellow cakemakers. Do you […]

Friday Faves: Striking Stripes & Sweet Scenes

Black and white stripes with bright sugar flowers

As editors at Cake Central, we come across countless inspiring things every day. From cakemakers’ stories to wedding inspiration to cool new products, we want to share a few of our favorite finds with you every week. This week we were drawn to floral accents, detailed hand painting and sweet scenes. Check out our Friday […]

Autumn Quilt Inspiration Challenge Ending Soon!

Autumn Quilt Inspiration Challenge

Autumn is the perfect time of year to appreciate the warm coziness of home, whether that means enjoying a hot cup of apple cider or cozying up under a homemade quilt. Inspired by beautiful harvest colors and the timeless art of quilting, this contest offers inspiration for Thanksgiving treats while giving you a chance to […]

Hunger Games Inspiration Challenge Winner

Hunger Games Inspiration Chal

As you all know now, The Hunger Games: Catching Fire is slated to be released in theaters on November 22nd, 2013! We were stunned by all of the submissions to our Hunger Games Inspiration Challenge contest— for the original inspiration and rules, visit the contest announcement. The winning creation is… Congratulations to Inspiration Challenge winner Nazarine! We were impressed […]

Top Poppy Cakes

Poppy christening cake

Commonly know as Veterans Day in the US, November 11 is also referred to as Remembrance Day, Poppy Day, and Armistice Day, a day that is meant to signify the end of World War I and honor those who have served. Poppies are the chosen flower of this special day, as they refer to the […]

Top Sesame Street Cakes

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First airing on November 10, 1969, Sesame Street has been a favorite classic children’s television show for decades now. With unique characters featuring fun designs and textures, Elmo, Big Bird, Oscar the Grouch, Cookie Monster and all of their other fuzzy friends offer plenty of opportunity for cakemakers to get creative! We took a look around […]