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Dora the Explorer Cakes 20 
This Dora and Diego cake was for a brother/sister joint party. We used white marshmallow fondant to cover each round tier (9inches and 8 inches). I think …

Despicable Me Cakes 1 
I made this Homemade Despicable Me Birthday Cake for my son's 3rd birthday, since Despicable Me is his current favorite movie. As far as cake-carving …

Club Penguin Cakes 2 
I made this for my Homemade Club Penguin Cake for my "crazy" daughter's 9th Birthday party. She loved it! I made the snowy scene with layers of icing …

Dora the Explorer Cakes 25 
I made this Dora 2nd Birthday Cake for my granddaughter's 2nd birthday. Dora the Explorer is her favorite show so of course that is what I had to do for …

Coolest Dora the Explorer Standing Birthday Cake 116  
I designed this Dora the Explorer Standing Birthday Cake for a one year old's birthday. I have done standing cakes, but never one with a skeleton of PVC …

Coolest Dr. Seuss Birthday Cake Design 26 
For my son's first birthday I wanted to have a Dr. Seuss theme so that he would get books instead of toys for gifts. Then I decided to do a Green Eggs …

Dr. Seuss Cakes 2 
This The Cat in the Hat Book Cake is the first cake book that I made. I made it for my daughter's class and they celebrated Dr. Seuss's birthday. My cake …

Dora the Explorer Cakes 9 
I made this Dora the Explorer Birthday Cake for my granddaughter using a preformed baking tin with a Madeira sponge recipe quantity for an 8" round cake. …

Cinderella Cakes 2 
This Cinderella Carriage Cake Design was created using the Wilton ball pan. The base of the carriage as well as the wheels was created entirely from white …

Fancy Nancy Cakes 1 
My 6-year-old daughter wanted a Fancy Nancy themed party, so we made a Fancy Nancy Birthday Cake Design which was colorful, glitzy, and covered with all …

Dora the Explorer Cakes 16 
This Dora Birthday Cake Design was for my daughter's 3rd birthday. I used the Frozen Butter Cream Transfer Technique. I taped the picture to a piece of …

Coolest Curious George CupCake Birthday Cake 63 
For my son’s 2nd birthday he wanted a Curious George CupCake Birthday Cake, so when I was thinking about how to design this cake, I came to the conclusion …

Coolest Dora the Explorer Birthday Cake 36 
This Dora the Explorer Birthday Cake I made for my daughter's second birthday. As many little girls, she is taken with Dora and since we bought her a Dora …

Dora the Explorer Cakes 14 
This Dora Cake Idea also features in the coolest Dora parties write up. I am so proud if this cake, I couldn't bring myself to cut it up, I had to get …

Coolest Dora Doll Birthday Cake Design 101 
The Dora Doll Birthday Cake Design was made from pure love for my 3 year old daughter (who by the way is crazy about Dora the Explorer!) I started my research …

Coolest 360 Degree Dora Adventure Birthday Cake 35 
My daughter's 2nd birthday was coming up and I wanted to make a cake about something she was interested in at the time. Of course, Dora the Explorer came …

Coolest Dora & Diego 3rd Birthday Cake Idea 4 
This Dora & Diego 3rd Birthday Cake Idea is the cake I made for my twins' birthday. Their party was Dora & Diego themed and so the cake was made to match …

Coolest Cinderella Carriage Cake Design 65 
My daughter is crazy about princesses. I made her a Snow White cupcake tower last year, and this year she wanted a Cinderella Carriage Cake Design. I …

Diego Cakes 1 
I made this cake for my Nephew's 4th birthday. I took a picture that I liked and blew it up to the cake size that I wanted and then cut it out. I baked …

Coolest Animated Dora the Explorer Cake 2 
This is an animated, jungle themed Dora the Explorer cake my boyfriend and I made for my 2 year old niece. There are two tiers to the cake, and they’re …

Diego Cakes 6 
My son picked a Diego theme for his 6th birthday. This particular Diego Birthday Cake was one of my easier creations thanks to a few pre-purchased toy …

Dora the Explorer Cakes 4 
I made this Dora the Explorer Jungle Cake for my god daughter’s birthday as she loves Dora. It is made using items you can easily buy from the supermarket …

Dr. Seuss Cakes 1 
This Cat in the Hat Cake was by far one of the most fun cakes I've ever done! I started out by lightly tracing a 9x13 & 8" round pan on a large piece of …

Dora Saves the Crystal Kingdom Doll Cake 96 
I created this Dora Saves the Crystal Kingdom Doll Cake for my daughter's 2nd birthday. She and her bigger sister are HUGE Dora fans and Crystal Kingdom …

Family Guy Cakes 3 
This Stewie Cake was made for my nephew's 13th birthday. The head was made with two oval cakes which were carved to shape. The body was made with a rectangular …

Coolest Curious George Cake 60 
I made this Curious George cake for my son's first birthday. At first, I wanted to make the cake red, yellow, and blue. However, after much research …

Curious George Cakes 1 
I am a born procrastinator, but occasionally, it works for me. I printed out a George mask and after frosting the cake yellow, I poked thumbtacks carefully …

Diego Cakes 2 
My wife and I wanted to do something really special for our youngest's 3rd birthday, so for our 5th custom cake we decided to try for a full 3D Baby Jaguar …

Coolest Fancy Nancy Cake 
My daughter wanted a Fancy Nancy cake for her 6th birthday and I couldn't find anything! I came across an article on frozen butter cream transfers, which …

Diego Cakes 5 
This Diego Birthday Cake is a cake for my three year old. My first attempt at "cake decorating". Usually I just ice and put a candle on it. This …

Family Guy Cakes 2 
We used 2 cake mixes and 2-13 x 9 cake pans for this Stewie Griffin Birthday Cake. We carved each cake using proportions from a picture we found on the …

Coolest Dora Birthday Cake 26 
My daughter wanted a Dora cake for her 3rd birthday, and it has been a long-lasting tradition in my family to make our own cakes, so I went for it. First …

Curious George Cakes 3 
I got inspiration for this Curious George Birthday Cake from a few cakes on this site. I used two box mixes of yellow cake mix, one was split between two …

Coolest Curious George Birthday Cake 51 
My son Chase begged for a Curious George Birthday Cake for his 3rd birthday, so I gave in and made one from scratch. I tore out a George face from one …

Clifford Cakes 2 
This is only my third cake I have ever made and I am very proud of it. I made this Clifford The Big Red Dog Cake for my cousin's third Birthday Party. …

Cat in the Hat Cakes 2 
I made this Cat In The Hat cake with my lab partner, Megan, for a school project. We took the idea of the Hat from others on the website, and added Thing …

Family Guy Cakes 1 
My friend and I are obsessed with Family Guy and Stewie is our favorite. In my school, everyone makes their friend a cake on her birthday, so I decided …

Cinderella Cakes 1 
My neighbor was having a princess party for her 5th birthday. She loves Cinderella so decided that she would like me to make a Cinderella Carriage Cake. …

Dora the Explorer Cakes 21 
I made this Dora cake for my niece's 3rd birthday. I thought this was going to be the easiest cake to make, but it turned out taking me about 7hrs total! …

Coolest Fi-Fi and the Flowertots Cake 
My little girl turned a year in Sept'08 and one of her favorite toys is a cuddly Fi-fi doll that sings a goodnight tune. I decided to create a Fi-Fi …

Cinderella Cakes 10 
I made this Cinderella cake using 3 boxes of yellow cake mix. I used lower fat directions, substituting the oil with applesauce and using egg whites rather …

Cinderella Cakes 7 
I made this Cinderella birthday cake for my daughter's 4th birthday and it was a hit at the party. I used Wilton's magic mold pan for the doll's skirt …

Dora the Explorer Cakes 15 
My little girl wanted a Dora the Explorer cake so what does a mommy do, grant her wish of course! I made her the typical cake using the Dora the Explorer …

Diego Cakes 3 
This is the Diego mountain scene cake I made for my son's fourth birthday, chocolate with banana flavored frosting. Cake was used to make the mountain, …

Diego Cakes 7 
I made this Diego birthday cake for my daughter's 3rd birthday. It's just a box cake with butter cream icing. This was my first attempt at a frozen butter …

Coolest Curious George Cake 40 
This Curious George cake has a huge story behind it. Initially I had positioned his head in the corner using the stacked method and a lollipop stick inserted …

Dora the Explorer Cakes 10 
I made this Dora the Explorer cake for a friend's daughter who is a huge Dora fan. It was for her 4th birthday party. Never having made a cake like …

Coolest Curious George Cake 39 
I picked a picture from color pages on line, that looked like it would make a good “3-D design” and be a “do-able challenge”. When I checked Coolest Cake …

Cinderella Cakes 9 
My daughter Allie wanted a Cinderella cake for her 7th birthday so I made her this cake. I started by making a 11 x 15 " inch sheet cake. Then I made a …

Curious George Cakes 9 
I made this Curious George cake using a round 28cm (11 inch) cake pan, and a basic dense chocolate cake batter. I printed out the picture of George (drawn …

Backpack and Map Cakes 2 
This backpack cake was made for a co-worker of my dad's who was going backpacking across Canada. It's a 1 layer 9x13 yellow cake. I found a picture …

Coolest Diego With Baby Jaguar And Click Cake 11 
The Diego sheet cake is devils food cake made from scratch, no box, and is approximately 12" by 15" on a 13" by 19" cake board. So it took two batches. …

Dora the Explorer Cakes 23 
My daughter Paige is totally in love with Dora so when it came to choosing a theme for her 2nd birthday, Dora was definetly the go. When I have a party …

Coolest Cinderella Cake 37 
I had to make 2 cakes at the same time so this one is a little messy. This Cinderella cake was for a little red head turning 7. I wanted to make something …

Coolest Cinderella Cake 36 
When my daughter said she wanted a Cinderella cake for her 4th birthday, I started searching online for ideas. This was the best website I found! I …

Cat in the Hat Cakes 1 
I got the idea for this Cat in the Hate cake from this website! The main difference is that I did my cake using the star tip of my decorating kit! It took …

Clifford Cakes 3 
I made this Clifford the Dog cake for a friend's daughter's 3rd birthday. The little girl loved it! It was fairly simple to make. I baked the cake in the …

Curious George Cake 34 
My son, Aidan chose a Curious George theme for his third birthday. I found all of the supplies at the party store, but was stumped on how to make a Curious …

Coolest Cinderella Birthday Cake 81 
I made this Cinderella birthday cake for my friend's daughter’s birthday! She LOVES Cinderella! I made this with the Wilton wonder mold. For the cake I …

Coolest Dora Hula Dancer Cake 33 
This Dora Hula dancer cake was made for my daughter Keira's 4th birthday. Keira had just started her first year in Hula and loves it! So I decided to combine …

Cinderella Cakes 4 
My daughter loves Cinderella so I decided to make her a Cinderella birthday cake for her 3rd birthday. I used the Pampered Chef large glass measuring bowl …

Coolest Dora the Explorer Cake 123 
This Dora the Explorer Cake is an ice cream cake made in a rectangular 35cm x 25cm tin. I made the cake itself 2 days before I needed it. For the cake …

Coolest Dora Birthday Cake 47 
This Dora Birthday Cake is the second time I've tried MMF, the first time it stuck to everything and was not a pleasant experience. I searched for suggestions …

Coolest Clifford the Big Red Dog Birthday Cake 21 
My grandson wanted Clifford the Big Red Dog Cake for his 3rd birthday. He loved the way Clifford’s tail stuck out the back window of his dog house in the …

Coolest Go Diego Go Birthday Cake 22 
I made this Homemade Go Diego Go Birthday Cake for my nephew's 4th birthday. I got the Diego pan and icing colors from AC Moore. I started with …

Curious George Cakes 5 
I made this white layer cake for my daughter’s 3rd Curious George themed birthday party. I used boxed cake mix with frosting between the layers. I …

Garfield Cakes 1 
I made this Homemade Garfield Cake for my granddaughter’s seventh birthday. This cake was actually how I found this site, it was created based on a couple …

Coolest Curious George Birthday Cake 70 
This Curious George Birthday Cake is a basic two layer yellow cake made from store bought yellow cake mix and Sam's Club Amaryllis Yellow Butter cream …

Coolest Pretty Dora Cake 117 
I made this Pretty Dora Cake for my daughter's 2nd birthday. She loves Dora so I thought I would give this a shot! I used a 1.5 qt Pyrex bowl for the dress …

Dora the Explorer Cakes 13 
My two year old loves Dora so that seemed like a great idea for a party. I searched this site for just the perfect cake and found several I loved. I decided …

Dora the Explorer Cakes 3 
This Dora and Boots Double Cake was for the birthday part of my 3 year old daughter. We had a lot of guests and I decided one cake won’t be enough – hence …

Dora the Explorer Cakes 8 
I made this Dora the Explorer Birthday Cake for my daughter's 2nd birthday. I incorporated some of the cakes I have seen on this website and made it my …

Dora the Explorer Cakes 5 
My granddaughter loves Dora & Boots, so for her 3rd birthday my daughter and I put this together. We are not much into cooking so just used packet cakes …

Backpack and Map Cakes 1 
My daughter watches Dora all the time, so what better way to celebrate her 2nd birthday than to have a Backpack and Map Birthday Cake. I made two 13x9 …

Coolest Dora and Boots Birthday Cake 41 
I was inspired by a Dora and Boots Birthday Cake I saw on this site. I've never done anything like this before but decided to give it a shot. I started …

Fancy Nancy Cakes 2 
This Fancy Dress Belle Birthday Cake was for a little girl's 6th birthday, the request was rather simple, eggless sponge cake, (I substituted the eggs …

Dr. Seuss Cakes 3 
As the child of two teachers, reading has always been important to me. For Read Across America Day (aka Dr. Seuss's birthday) I made these cakes for my …

Dr. Seuss Cakes 4 
This was a "smash cake" for a one year old's first birthday party with a Dr. Seuss theme. The cake is made up of 3 layers, using my 6 inch round pan. …

Cinderella Cakes 3 
I made this Homemade Cinderella Birthday Cake Design for my best friend's daughter Chloe on her third birthday party. I made two layers of cakes using …

Clifford Cakes 1 
I went all out for my daughter’s second birthday – bought the platform, the box everything I could to make this Homemade Clifford the Big Red Dog Cake …

Dr. Seuss Cakes 5 
This Dr Who Birthday Cake was made for a 40th birthday party for a friend. I didn't know anything about Dr. Who so it took a lot of research. I decided …

Homemade Fancy Nancy Tiered Cake 
I made this cake for my fancy daughter’s 6th birthday, a Fancy Nancy party. I used a 12-inch round pan for the bottom tier (this one a single layer yellow …

Coolest Dr. Seuss Birthday Cake Design 20 
This Dr. Seuss Birthday Cake Design is an ice cream cake that I made for my son's 1st birthday. I started a week before by making my toppers out of fondant. …

Dora the Explorer Cakes 1 
I made this Boots Birthday Cake for my granddaughter's 3rd birthday party. She is a big Dora the Explorer fan. I used three boxed cake mixes and 5 containers …

Coolest Dora & Boots Birthday Cake 38 
Here's the Dora & Boots Birthday Cake I made for my daughter's 2nd birthday. I can throw a bash for 40 -50 people, no problem, but I'm not a very experienced …

Curious George Cakes 8 
This Curios George Birthday Cake was for my nephew Yaacov. I read the story of Curious George and from that I made my design. I started in " the forest" …

Coolest Dora's World Cake 37 
For anyone who's ever made any cake, this Dora's World Cake is simple and rewarding. This 'Dora Cake' we made for our daughter features a tootsie roll …

Coolest Despicable Me Minion Birthday Cake 
This Despicable Me Minion Birthday Cake is my first Minion Character cake that was made for a birthday of a true fan of this movie. So for the Minion Character …

Coolest Clifford Birthday Cake Design 17 
I made this Clifford Birthday Cake Design for my son's second birthday. I made Clifford out of Rice Krispie treats and the doghouse out of cake. I made …

Coolest Stewie Birthday Cake 13 
I made this Stewie Birthday Cake for my husband’s birthday, he got given the choice of what he would like and decided on the 'There's Treachery Afoot …

Coolest Dr. Seuss 1st Birthday Cake Design 18 
I volunteered to make a cake for my friend's twins' 1st Birthday. The theme for the party was Dr. Seuss's Cat In The Hat. More specifically, it was Thing …

Dora the Explorer Cakes 19 
I made this homemade Dora birthday cake for my daughter Sophia, for her 2nd birthday. She was into Dora, and I really wanted to include the map so I came …

Dora the Explorer Cakes 6 
All that my daughter wanted for her 3rd birthday was a homemade Dora the Explorer birthday cake. I purchased a sponge slab from a local shop and decided …

Coolest Dora Doll Birthday Cake 98 
I came up with the idea for a Dora themed birthday party for my daughter's 2nd birthday because like many toddlers she is in love with Dora! I am not a …

Jaylie's 2nd Birthday Dora Cake 
I made this cake for my grand daughter Jaylie's 2nd birthday. I used 2 Betty Crocker white cake mixes and made 2 10 inch rounds and 2 8 inch rounds and …

Coolest Fancy Nancy Cake 3 
My daughter is in love with Fancy Nancy and there wasn't much out there by way of cakes, etc when her birthday rolled around, so I had to get creative …

Dora's Christmas Birthday Cake 
I made this cake and cupcakes for my daughter's 3rd birthday. She LOVES Dora and Christmas and her birthday is December 11th. They had been showing previews …

Homemade Diego Waterfall Cake 
This cake was made for my son's fourth birthday. I couldn't find any Diego cakes at any local bakeries that I liked, so I decided to make my own. I looked …

Club Penguin Cakes 1 
I made this Club Penguin Cake for my nephew, Alex, who loves to play on Club Penguin. I made a 13 X 9 yellow cake (Betty Crocker) and used Wilton white …

Coolest Cinderella Cake 63 
My daughter Ilona and a friend had a joint 5th birhtday party and Ilona wanted a Cinderella cake . After having spent a full week the previous year making …

Fi-Fi and the Flowertots Cakes 1 
My granddaughter Amy loves Fifi, so when it was her birthday we decided to make a Fifi and the Flowertots Cake for her. I baked two round sponge cakes. …

Coolest Garfield Birthday Cake 11 
I made this Garfield Birthday Cake for my brother’s daughter. She loves Garfield and he could not find a good store cake. The cake is an apricot brandy …

Coolest Cinderella Birthday Cake 62 
I made this Cinderella cake for my daughter’s fourth birthday and got the inspiration from this site. I used 3 store-bought cake mixes and about two …

Cinderella Cakes 6 
This homemade Cinderella cake was my first attempt at using fondant. I used marshmellow fondant, made a few weeks in advance. I left the color white …

Dora the Explorer Cakes 7 
This is my homemade Dora the Explorer Birthday cake. I baked two square white cakes for the bottom. I then baked two round cakes for the top. I shaped …

Diego Cakes 4 
These Diego Cupcakes were made to go along with a Diego Jungle Cake. For the cupcakes I used a template that I printed from NickJr.com for the hair. I …

Curious George Cakes 2 
I baked 3 8inch layers of dark chocolate cake and added chocolate chips to the mix. The filling was a bittersweet chocolate ganache and the outer frosting …

Coolest Curious George Birthday Cake 55 
My son loves Curious George so I decided to make him a Curious George Birthday Cake for his 2nd birthday. I put this cake together after looking at a few …

Dora the Explorer Cakes 2 
I made this Boots from Dora Cake for my daughter's second birthday. I made about 4 9x13 pans, two small round and a loaf pan of white chocolate cake. I …

Coolest Dora Birthday Cake 88 
I made a 2 tier fondant covered Dora Birthday Cake for my daughter's 2nd birthday. I made 3 8" cakes (one vanilla, one chocolate, one strawberry). I …

Dora the Explorer Cakes 18 
I simply used my middle sized Pyrex glass dish for this Dora Birthday Cake, 1 round cake pan, 2 boxes of Funfetti cake mix, strawberries, and instead of …

Coolest Cinderella Cake 53 
After viewing several websites on Barbie cakes, I noticed a few things. People did not seem to be making the cakes tall enough, securing the Barbie in …

Dora the Explorer Cakes 17 
I made this Dora birthday cake for my daughter's 3rd birthday. She really wanted a Dora cake and I decided to use a puzzle technique. This was my first …

Curious George Cakes 6 
This Curious George cake was made for my grandson's 2nd birthday party. I used a Bear cake mold from William's Sonoma and modified it to look like George. …

Cinderella Cakes 12 
I made this Cinderella birthday cake for my niece's 5th birthday. I got this cake idea from the many examples on this website. I used a Wilton doll cake …

Cinderella Cakes 5 
I used a 2 quart oven safe bowl and used one whole box of store bought cake mix for this Cinderella birthday cake. Then I used two 8'" pans for the base, …

Coolest Curious George Cake 43 
I made this Curious George cake for a friend of mine whose son loves Curious George. It was a huge hit! I started out by drawing Curious George. For …

Cinderella Cakes 11 
My daughters are triplets and for their 6th birthday they wanted a princess party. I let them each pick their favorite princess. For Lori, we picked a …

Curious George Cakes 4 
My son loves Curious George so I made this Curious George birthday cake for his second birthday. I got ideas from looking at cakes on this website. …

Cinderella Cakes 8 
For my daughter's 4th birthday, she requested a Cinderella cake. I looked all over the place, but couldn't find one that I just loved. I bought a Wilton …

Coolest Cinderella Cake 42 
I made this Cinderella cake for my friend's daughter's 5th birthday party! I really enjoy making and decorating cakes. This is the fourth character cake …

Dora the Explorer Cakes 12 
My daughter is Dora mad. I saw all the pictures of the Dora the Explorer cakes here and decided I would do something a bit different. I started by making …

Dora the Explorer Cakes 22 
I enlarged a picture of Dora on photocopier to fit inside the size of 2 lamington trays together, then I traced it onto baking paper, making a few changes …

Coolest Dr Who Dalek Sec Cake 3 
Looked everywhere for a Dalek cake for my son for his 9th birthday. Tried to make a chocolate one but had an unmitigated disaster when at 12.30am (after …

Dora the Explorer Cakes 24 
My daughter is a huge Dora the Explorer fan. For her 2nd birthday I knew we would have a Dora theme and a Dora Cake. I went to several grocery stores …

Curious George Cakes 7 
My daughter celebrated her 3rd birthday on the 4th of July. Her favorite character is Curious George. When I checked out the local stores for a Curious …

Curious George Cakes 10 
I made this Curious George cake for our niece Hayden’s first birthday party. I used a few of the ideas from this very website and designed my own version. …

Dora the Explorer Cakes 11 
I made this Dora the Explorer cake for my daughter, Julia, on her 2nd birthday. My sister also helped in the frosting of the cake. I baked a 9 x 13 cake …

Dora the Explorer Cakes 26 
My daughter is crazy about Dora the Explorer, so I had to make her a Dora Cake for her 3rd Birthday. First I downloaded a printable of Dora from Nick …



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