Thousands of Homemade Birthday Cakes Even Amateurs Can Make

You don't have to be a professional cake maker in order to create amazing homemade birthday cakes. If you've got the motivation to create your own birthday cakes, this site will provide you with all the inspiration you need.

On this site you'll find thousands of homemade birthday cake ideas, cake photos, preparation tips, recipes, frosting techniques, and every imaginable "slice" of information to help you create your own cool birthday cakes. Just clear your mind and let your fingers lead the way. In no time you’ll be skipping from one homemade cake idea to the next. Making notes. Dreaming up your own adaptations.

As visitors continue to submit new cakes, we continue to create new sub-categories. It's all manually done! Each and every cake submitted to the site is manually reviewed and added to the correct category. It's a whole lot of work, but it ensures that only high-quality content gets onto the site, saving you the time of having to sift for gems.

Trending and Viral Cakes

  • Skylanders CakeGolden Dragon Cake
    Cynthia wanted to make a golden cake for her daughter's golden birthday and came up with the cool idea of a dragon guarding the gold...
  • Skylanders CakeMVP Basketball Cake
    Alice created this cake for a family that couldn't really afford anything more than a typcial Walmart-style frozen cake. She charged for it only...
  • Skylanders CakeSkylanders Cake
    Having never taken any decorating classes, but with a passion for making cakes, Lisa set out to ”buck the trend” of Skylander cakes with this impressive creation...
  • Castle CakePrincess Castle Cake
    Brenda's castle cake was a hit at the birthday party and, although one of many castle cakes here, has also become a hit on this site collecting a multitude of "Shares" and "Likes"...

Featured Cakes

  • Purple Minion CakePurple Evil Minion Cake
    Renee from Australia explains how she made this "fella" and how her son Brandon gave her courage to push on when it seemed like all was going to flop...
  • Baby Doll in a Box CakeBaby Doll in a Box Cake
    Melanie from New York won our 2013 Cake Contest Grand Prize with this beautiful baby cake. Her detailed step-by-step writeup, along with process pictures, make you want to try yourself...
  • Eyeball CakeEyeball Cake
    Catherine's 6-year-old son fell in love with the word "eyeball" and began using it as answer to almost every question. So, when asked what cake he wanted for his birthday, "Eyeball" was the instant reply...
  • Typewriter CakeTypewriter Cake
    Michelle from New York created this peculiar-looking machine that was used in ancient times to write, rekindling memories of stuck keys and ink-stained fingertips...

Featured Cake Decorators

  • Heather from NZ - Feature Cake DecoratorHeather from NZ
    Heather isn't a pro (at all!), loves all sorts of crafts (and neuroscience), and when she's decorating cakes she gets quite dramatic (i.e. stressed)...
  • Linda from England - Featured Cake DecoratorLinda from England
    Linda decorates at night (sometimes till midnight), she makes cakes for close family members (whether they want one or not), and she dreams one day of working from home full-time cake-baking...

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