Coolest Owl Couple Cake

Homemade Owl Couple Cake

This homemade owl couple cake was made for my in laws combined birthday party. My mother in law loves owls so the cake happened from there. The bottom layer is a chocolate fudge cake with a chocolate ganache filling and the top tier is a lemon and coconut cake with a lemon curd filling. The … Read more

Cool Homemade Diaper Cake From Real Cake

Cloth Nappy/Diaper Cake.

I used 3 x 20cm chocolate mud cakes, though, any cake can be used but it must be able to support the fondant. I trimmed the cakes flat and layed them on top of each other. I filled any gaps using fondant. I used about 3kgs in all. Once the gaps were filled, I covered … Read more

Cool Homemade Ben 10 Cake with Plastic Figurines

Ben 10 Cake with Aliens

I made a basic Madeira sponge in a rectangular pan (although any shape can be used). I iced it all over with buttercream with one half green and one half yellow. I found using the pastes was the best way to get the vibrant colours that are used in cartoons. I put them on separately … Read more

Coolest Arthur Cake

Homemade Arthur Cake

I made this homemade Arthur cake for my son’s third birthday. It has always been one of my favourites. I made a large rectangle cake and cut out an oval shape using a picture as a guide. I cut out two circles for ears, I iced the sides in butter cream and rolled them in … Read more

Coolest Hello Kitty Cake

Hello Kitty (Country and Western)

My daughter was having a farm party for her 5th birthday and wanted a Hello Kitty cake. I found a country and western Hello Kitty picture which I downloaded. I drew it larger freehand so that would fit on a large slab cake. I made a Madeira sponge for this. I used my template and … Read more

Coolest Fairy’s House Cake

Fairy's House Cake

This fairy’s house cake was made for my daughter’s 3rd birthday. She had a fairy and wizards party. The cake is simple but looks amazing when completed. I made two bowl cakes (one is slightly smaller than the other). The cakes are Madeira sponges. I covered a cake board with fondant that I tinted green. … Read more