Cool Electrical Cable Cake

Cool Electrical Cable Cake

My favourite hobby is baking cakes. It was to be my son’s friends 30th birthday he works for my son at his electrical business, well I decided to make him a cake that looks like a drum of cable as last time I made him a football cake and wanted to do something different and … Read more

Coolest Metal Detector Cake

Coolest Metal Detector Cake

I made this metal detector cake for my son. Yes, my son’s birthday was approaching again. He was to be 32 years old. To me this means a cake and I’m always sure of a challenge. I love surprising him and at the moment he’s into metal detecting. So, I decided to base the cake on … Read more

Coolest Doc McStuffins Cake for My Granddaughter

Coolest Doc McStuffins Cake for My Granddaughter

My lovely granddaughter Brooke was 4 years old on bonfire night. Brooke is my little cake maker in training. She loves baking and I’ve mentioned her before in my featured cake baker profile. Well, she loves the Doc McStuffins programs and asked me to make her a Doc Stuffins cake for her birthday. I told … Read more

Coolest Flower Wedding Cake

Coolest Flower Wedding Cake

This is my 1st wedding cake and I was asked by my daughter to make this one for her special day. She gave me a picture of the design she had chosen. The cake had 4 tiers: The bottom was an 11”  vanilla sponge cake The next tier was a 9” cake dummy covered in … Read more

Coolest Boy Girl Christening Cake

Boy Girl Christening Cake

I was asked to make a christening cake for my niece’s sister in law. She wanted 1 tier to be pink and 1 tier to be blue due to her friend’s baby being christened at the same time as her baby and they decided to share the cake. I have made a cake like this … Read more

Coolest Mr. Tumbles Hello Kitty Cake

Mr. TUmbles Hello Kitty Cake

My friend’s granddaughter wanted a Hello Kitty cake made for her 4th birthday. She also loves Mr. Tumble so this is what we decided to make for her. I had to make the kitty first so it would harden and be ready when I started decorating the cake. I first made the body of the … Read more

Coolest One Direction Cake

One Direction Cake

I was asked by a friend of a friend to make this One Direction cake for her daughter’s 11th birthday. She loves One direction. First I had to make a model of Harry. I measured a piece of baking paper the same size as the cake tin and then worked out how big to make … Read more

Coolest Sofa Cake

Sofa Cake

My friend asked me to make a sofa cake for her relative’s birthday. I started by baking a 8″ vanilla sponge cake. When this was cold, I filled it with buttercream. They didn’t want any jam, Then, I sandwiched them together. Next, I cut off a third of the cake and stood the larger part … Read more

Coolest Superman Birthday Cake

My niece asked me to make this superman cake for her husbands 40th birthday i started by printing of the superman logo I then cut it out with a knife I then coloured some red and yellow icing which was 1/2 flower paste 1/2 fondant this hardens when dry I then started by rolling out … Read more

Coolest Teapot Cake

Coolest Teapot Cake

It’s my sister in laws birthday soon so I really wanted to surprise her with a cake, well I know she loves tea so I decided to make a teapot cake. This us how I made it: I used a medium sized basin which I lined with grease proof paper before adding the cake mixture. … Read more

Coolest Zombie Birthday Cake

My friends grandson asked if he could have a zombie cake for his 9th birthday so she asked me to make it for him. I was over the moon about it I’d never made a zombie cake before and couldn’t wait to get started. I had to make the grave stone and cut in the … Read more

Coolest Thomas the Tank Cake

Coolest Thomas the Tank Cake

A friend of mine asked me to make a cake for her grandson who loves Thomas the tank engine. This is how I started to make it. I made the engine out of blue icing, 1/2 flower paste, 1/2 fondant, this is so it is easy to model and it hardens too. I did some of … Read more

Coolest Princess Cake

Coolest Princess Cake

I was asked if I could make a princess cake for a friend of my daughter in law’s family. Well, I love a challenge and started to make the princess. I looked into how to make the figure on YouTube and set about making it. It’s the first princess cake I’ve made and was really … Read more

Coolest False Teeth Cake

It was my dad’s birthday in April. Just couldn’t think what type of cake to make for him this year, he’s a bit of a joker and I knew he could take a joke  so I decided to make a false teeth cake for him. Well, when he saw it he laughed and took his own … Read more

Coolest Minnie Mouse Birthday Cake Idea

Coolest Minnie Mouse Birthday Cake Idea

I was asked to make a cake with Minnie mouse on it for a friend of mine’s granddaughter. I had to look on YouTube to find out to make the Minnie mouse. I first shaped the dress and then attached the arms and legs. Then I shaped the hands in white and then shaped the … Read more

Coolest D I Y Cake

Coolest D I Y Cake

I was asked to make a cake for a man who does property’s up. I was asked to do a man and decorate the cake with tools. I made the man’s body in blue to resemble overalls and made a t shirt in white. I then made the cross over straps in blue and then … Read more

Cool Homemade Batman Birthday Cake for a Girl

Coolest Batman Birthday Cake

It was due to be my niece’s daughter’s birthday and she is 9 years old. I was asked to bake a cake for her birthday. I had to make the Batman first so it would dry out. I modeled the top half of the body using a dark grey color and made the arms, then … Read more

Coolest Poker Cake

This cake was made for a friend of mine for her sister who was to become the big 50. I asked what are her likes and she said poker and she loves red wine and my friend Mazza decided to go for the two ace playing cards on the top of the cake. I had Googled … Read more

Coolest 70th Birthday Cake

Andrea, my daughter in law, asked me to make a cake for her mom’s 70th birthday. I was told she loved Ireland and the theater and she loves being in the garden especially summer time. My daughter in law also wanted  a book with a friendship message written on it. She lives on her own … Read more

Coolest Heart Shape Anniversay Cake

Coolest Heart Shape Anniversay Cake

I was  asked by my niece to make this heart shape cake for her mother and father in law’s ruby anniversary. I had to make the cake topper first, I started by making the sofa and this was left for a few days to dry out before I made the people. I was given a picture … Read more

Coolest 75th Birthday Cake

Coolest 75th Birthday Cake

I was asked by my cousin to make this cake for her father in law. She decided she wanted a champagne bottle bursting out the center of the cake. I started my making the stars on wires, some in blue and some in white. The white ones will be covered in edible glitter when dried out. I  also made a champagne bottle … Read more

Coolest Bingo Cake

Coolest Bingo Cake

My niece asked me to make a cake with a woman sitting on a green chair as a cake topper. She must be playing Bingo on a laptop. I started by making the chair with the woman on it and then made the laptop and when it had hardened I attached it to the woman’s lap … Read more

Coolest Zebra Print Cake

Coolest Zebra Print Cake

This zebra print cake was made for a friend of mine. She loves cakes so this is how I made it. I started by making the bow. I colored some icing in pink and using some icing for the bow I added some flower paste so it hardened. I rolled it out into a long … Read more

Coolest 30th Birthday Cake

Coolest 30th Birthday Cake

My son in law was due for a 30th birthday and my daughter had arranged a surprise birthday meal with family and a few close friends, she asked me to make him a number 30 cake. This is what I did. I covered the cake board in blue icing and set aside overnight to dry … Read more