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Amazing Wedding Cakes 101

<b>White Butter</b><br>The traditional option, and with good reason: It tastes great with any filling or frosting. For a fresh turn, Kromer suggests pairing it with passion fruit or vanilla Swiss meringue buttercream.<p>Just a little bit richer than white butter, it's the second most popular choice of brides at …

11 Ways Real Couples Cut The Cake

You've found a cake baker and nailed down a design, but you probably haven't thought too much about the first bite. After you cut the cake, the first …

Wedding Planning

Planning a wedding is no easy task. First step: settle on a budget, then get started on planning with our tools, tips and articles to help you every …

Bake ‘n’ Make: 10 Ways to Repurpose Cake Pans

You can bake your cake and craft it, too. Cake pans are versatile enough to make just about anything with, from furniture to musical instruments. And bonus? You don’t necessarily need to revamp or remake a cake pan — using one might be the least do-it-yourself DIY you’ve ever done. Wanna know what …

Dessert

Black-and-White Peanut Ice Cream Bar

This ice-cream cake is an homage to the Nutty Buddy ice-cream cone. A parchment cuff allows you to pour a generous layer of melted semisweet chocolate; wafers divide vanilla and chocolate ice cream. Chopped peanuts dot the top.

13 Cakes That Celebrate Summer Fruit

In the summer, we eat fruit non-stop, trying desperately to take advantage of the short-lived bounty. It's true that there is nothing more satisfying than taking a big bite out of a peach and letting the juice drip gloriously down our chins, but when we want something more filling, we turn to …

How to Make a No-Churn Ice Cream Cake

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Writer and food blogger Ina-Janine shows us that with the right recipes, making an ice cream cake can be simple despite its intricate …

44 Naked Cakes for Your Wedding

Photography: Jana Williams Photography<p>Photography: Stephen Kent Johnson<p>5 of 44<p>Spiced Apple Naked Cake<p>Swipe here for next slide<p>Photography: Nancy Neil<p>7 of 44<p>Naked Pound Cake<p>8 of 44<p>Naked Carrot Cake<p>Photography: Elisabeth Millay<p>9 of 44<p>Naked Crêpe Cake<p>Photography: Erin Kunkel<p>Swipe here for next …

A World Tour of Wedding Cake Traditions

photo by Karen Flowers Photography<p>photo by Bisous A Toi<p>photo by Christine Chang Photography<p>photo by Howarth Photography<p>photo by Erin Johnson …

You've Got to See What's Inside These Cakes

A surprise inside.<p>Don't judge a book by its cover... Or a cake by its icing. This article originally appeared on redbookmag.com.

How To Make The Most Immaculate Rainbow Ice Cream Cake Of The Century

You do not need a reason to make this ice cream cake.<p>Sorry, what was that? I couldn't hear your excuses over the sound of my longing sighs, as I looked at this ice cream cake. It is not my birthday, and it probably isn't yours, either. The special occasion is that today is a day and this cake is …

They're Taking Our Bakery Jobs: Robotic Cake Decorators

This is a video from Unifiller showing off their line of robotic cake decorators. They can ice a whole cake AND add the little swirl and dollop …

Oh, Etsy! The 17 Weirdest Wedding Cake Toppers Ever

Matching figurines, a tasteful monogram, even some gorgeous typography — your cake topper options are endless when it comes to your big day, or any other occasion for that matter. And we do mean endless. But today we’ve bypassed the glittery and the elegant and gone straight for the PEOPLE ACTUALLY …

Weddings

10 Lies Fashion Girls Tell

"I have nothing to wear!"<p><b>1. These shoes are so comfortable.</b> Your feet are covered in blisters but you'd rather go down in flames than admit that your gorgeous shoes are killing you slowly. Is there anywhere to sit down…?<p><b>2. I don't follow trends.</b> <i>*Googles 'How to get Cara Delevingne's eyebrows, then</i> …

Menswear, Men's Fashion Week News & Trends - D'Marge

16 Makeup Tricks Every Woman Should Know

From the editors of Cosmo.com, quirky beauty hacks to make getting ready easier.<p><b>1. Turn a pencil eyeliner into a gel formula with the help of a match or lighter.</b><p>Hold your black, green, burgundy, etc., kohl eye pencil (which typically creates a thin, harder to apply line), under the flame for …

The 24 Most Extravagant Weddings of All Time

Some of the biggest bashes in history.<p>With Kimye's nuptials finally here, we're feeling a bit of wedding nostalgia. You think the Kardashian clan invented the grandiose, celeb-filled wedding extravaganza? <i>Please.</i> Here are some of the biggest bashes in history. <i>Via ELLE.com</i>

6 Things That Happen to the Body Without Enough Water

The Institute of Medicine suggests women drink about nine cups of water a day, which may leave you wondering whether that's actually worth all the trips to the bathroom. We went straight to the studies to debunk the hydration hype.<p><b>1. You're more likely to have health problems.</b> Higher water intake …

Wellness

The 5 Best Apps to Up Your Insta-Game

Getting more likes on your Instagram photos could be as easy as adding one of these apps to your routine.<p>It's Instagram's Valencia-filtered world and we just live in it—so why not play the game? Curating a great Instagram gallery requires thought and serious attention to detail, and there's nothing …

Shop The Fall Ads — Before They Sell Out

Ask a non-fashion person their biggest pet peeve about magazines, and they’ll undoubtedly mention the endless pages of advertisements at the front of …

Jackets

The 100 Best Red Carpet Gowns

In honor of this week's Academy Awards, BAZAAR selects the 100 best gowns to hit the modern red carpet.<p>From Valentino red gowns to pailette-embellished confections, <i>BAZAAR</i> selects the 100 best gowns to hit the modern red carpet.<p>Getty Images

How to Make French Press Coffee | The Art of Manliness

Every man should know how to brew a decent cup of coffee. It’s an everyday skill that should be passed down from father to son, like shaving or …

To Sleep In

<b>Equipment Lillian Pajama Set</b> : If you find yourself hesitant to embrace playful prints, consider star-themed sleepwear not only the obvious choice …

The Most Memorable VMA's Fashion Moments Of All Time

A look back at the most unforgettable red carpet looks over the years.<p>Calling Video Music Award style irreverent would be a bit of an understatement. In its over three decade history, the MTV carpet has seen mini bustier bridal dresses, ladies who match, bikini tops and meat dresses—with a Tom Ford …

See the 20 Best VMA Manicures of All Time!

The MTV Video Music Awards are happening tonight (Aug. 24)! Will you be watching? Every year the awards show never fails to bring out the most-daring …

10 Things You Didn't Know Your Mac Could Do

From the editors of PopularMechanics.com, that MacBook on your desk might be even more powerful than you think.<p><b>1) Have Your Computer Read to You</b><p>Don't feel like reading that enormous document yourself? One of the accessibility features in OS X is its ability to read text aloud. Highlight the section …

Accessibility

12 Tips for Perfect Fried Chicken, Plus a Master Recipe

<i>Sunday Dinners comes to us from our own chef/photojournalist/farmer/father figure Tom Hirschfeld, featuring his stunning photography and Indiana farmhouse family meals.</i><p><i>Today: The slow art of fried chicken -- with 12 tips and a master recipe.</i><p>Frying chicken, at its best, is a state of mind formed …

Cooking