Birthday Cake for a Ballet Dancer

Birthday Cake for a Ballet Dancer

I was asked to make a cake for my friends granddaughter’s sixth birthday. She told me she did ballet so I decided to make a ballet shoe cake. I made my usual Madeira cake and sandwiched and covered it with butter cream, then covered it with white icing. I covered the cake board with pink … Read more

Cool Homemade Minnie Mouse Cake

Cool Minnie Mouse Cake

I made this Minnie Mouse cake for a friend’s little girl’s 2nd birthday. She loves Minnie Mouse. First I made a round Madeira cake and sandwiched it and covered it in butter cream. I then covered the cake in pink icing. I made some ears by cutting small circles and the faces with slightly larger circles and placed … Read more

Cool Homemade Baby Shoe Cake

Coolest Baby Shoe Cake

I was asked by my God Daughter to make a cake for her babys first birthday she wanted one with baby shoes on it! I first had to find a template for me to use.I had no success at the local cake decorating shops so I went on line.I found a template for felt baby … Read more

Coolest Homemade Graduation Cap Cake With Pencils and Diploma

Graduation cake

I wanted to make my daughter a special cake for her graduation from university. This is the graduation cake I ended up with. I covered the cake board with white and brown marbelled icing to represent wood. I made a dome shaped Madeira cake and covered it in black icing. I then covered a square cake … Read more

Coolest Get Well Cake

Get Well Soon

My friend was off sick from work recuperating from a spell in hospital so I decided to cheer her up with a get well cake. I made a simple Madeira cake, covered it in butter cream then in fondant icing. I made a scarf to go around the head, then I made a sad face, gave her rosy cheeks to make it … Read more

Coolest Party Animal Cake

Homemade Party Animal Cake

I made this Party Animal cake for my young at heart brother for his 60th birthday. I got the idea from a book I have had for ages. I made a simple Madeira cake in a bowl and split it and covered it with butter cream. The face and hands are made from soft icing. … Read more