Cool Converse Sneaker Cake

Converse Sneaker Cake

I absolutely loved making this converse sneaker cake! My son Tim was turning 14 so I wanted to make a cake that was cool and fun. This one really had to be perfect as his 13th birthday was a disaster. I fell seriously ill on the day of his 13th and was admitted to hospital. … Read more

Stunning Homemade Mexican Embroidery Cake Design

Mexican embroidery delight

This is my celebration of Mexico’s independence day from far away. As a Mexican living abroad I find very important to share my culture’s beautiful traditions through what I do best, cake decorating. If you want a colorful and joyful culture, Mexico is an amazing inspiration. This cake was made with lots of love but … Read more

Awesome Homemade MAC Makeup Cake

Awesome MAC cake

This cake was made for my daughter, Fabian – who is our princess! – for her 10th birthday. I made this makeup cake has edible sugar images of different MAC products. The cake is a moist and delicious chocolate cake layered with vanilla whipping cream and nutella. Enjoy!

Adorable Homemade Minnie Mouse Cake and Cupcakes

minnicupcakes

I made a cookies and cream cake and cupcakes for my daughter’s 2nd birthday. For the top cake part I used a pyrex bowl that was big enough to fit on top of cupcake stand (6″). Then I lined bottom of bowl with regular sized Oreos. Then I filled it with white cake mix and … Read more

Coolest Homemade Surprise SpongeBob Squarepants Cake

SpongeBob Surrrrprise!!

This is a homemade cake I made for a friend’s little boy for his birthday who was obsessed with SpongeBob. I have been making cakes for years, but this one really took the cake. It was s challenge because I never made a cake like that before. My biggest challenge was trying to make the … Read more

Cool Homemade West Bromwich Albion Badge Cake

west bromwich albion badge cake

West Bromwich Albion Badge Cake My brother in law was to become 60 he loves his football and he supports West Bromwich Albion in England. So I decided to make him a West Bromwich Albion badge cake. I firstly had to make sure I could make the West Brom badge. Making the Badge I made … Read more

Coolest DIY Barbie Cake

Coolest DIY Barbie Cake

It was my granddaughter Brookes birthday November the 5th and she loves Barbie. She’s only 6. It’s Brooke who I learned to bake and decorate cakes for. Well. I decided to make her a Barbie cake. I borrowed one of her Barbie’s and sprayed it with an antibacterial spray to make sure it would be … Read more

Cool Betty Boop Cake

Cool Betty Boop Cake

My daughter-in-law is an exceptional woman, who enjoys supporting people, often sacrificially. She asked me to make a birthday cake for a friend of hers, who was hospitalized at the time. Her favorite collectible character was Betty Boop. It’s a small topsy turvy cake being viewed from above. Betty Boop is made from fondant. Her … Read more

Harvest Cake for Thanksgiving

Harvest Cake for Thanksgiving

This harvest cake was for my daughter-in-law’s birthday. I started watching Ace of Cakes and decided I would like to try my hand at decorating cakes for my family. I should have used Rice Krispy treats for the base for the pumpkins. I had no idea how heavy fondant could be. The top layer of … Read more

Cool BB-8 Cake

Cool BB-8 Cake

My Son wanted BB-8 from Star Wars for his birthday cake this year. It did not turn out how I wanted, but at a 10 inch diameter, it weighed a good 3 1/2 kilos. It is iced with rolled fondant. I used orange butter cream to smooth between the cake and fondant. It was unfortunate as I spent … Read more

Cool Tin of Wine Gums Cake

Cool Tin of Wine Gums Cake

This is a tin of wine gums I made for a teenage so simple to do but it had the wow factor. I made 8in mud cake hollowed it out slightly covered in red fondant filled with wine gumsi used 3 small dowels to support the lid. Everyone loved it and was talking about it … Read more

Everyone’s in Bed Anniversary Cake

Everyone's in Bed Anniversary Cake

I’m a mother of three. When I thought of making a cake for our anniversary so many funny memories came into my mind. But most of all I hate when there’s cricket matches starts at 3. 00 o’clock in the morning but my husband keeps the alarm and wakes up at that time but never … Read more

80th Birthday Sunflower Cake

80th Birthday Sunflower Cake

I made this sunflower cake for my grandmother’s 80th birthday. Her favorite flower is a sunflower. Being that it was a big birthday for her I wanted to make a cake that was out of the ordinary, and not a typical number 80 cake or a cake decorated in sunflowers. So, after hours of sketches and ideas … Read more

3 Tiered Birthday Cake

3 Tiered Birthday Cake

My little sister was turning 13 and I knew I was going to make her a tiered birthday cake (I make and decorate cakes at every opportunity. But this one had to be awesome! The day before her party I cleared everyone from the kitchen and set to work. I made enough cakes for three tiers, the first and … Read more

Coolest Seashells Wedding Cake

Coolest Seashells Wedding Cake

This Seashells wedding cake was a lot of fun to make. I traveled 7 hours with the baked layers and then completed the cake the day before the wedding. The cake is chocolate fudge with chocolate buttercream, ivory vanilla fondant covers the 10, 8, 6″ layers. The ceramic cake top was provided by the bride … Read more

Coolest Grooms Fish Cake

Coolest Grooms Fish Cake

The Groom caught a 42 inch salmon on the day the wedding was announced, so it was an easy theme for a surprise Groom’s cake. The fish is made of Rice Krispie treats and covered in fondant. I found some great ideas from other contributors on this site… thanks so much! I used a cheese … Read more

Cool Castle Wedding Cake

Cool Castle Wedding Cake

I made this castle cake for a friend’s wedding. The cake is made up of five 14 inch round cakes and five 8 inch round cakes. The castle was made up of turrets made out of circular cardboard tubes wrapped up in pink fondant. The body of the castle is made up of cake and … Read more

5th Birthday Angry Birds Cake

5th Birthday Angry Birds Cake

I made this Angry Birds cake for a friend who has me make all of her sons’ cakes and they do it big.  They have large, super fun birthday parties with everything from magicians to pony rides to big, bouncy slides. This was a cake I made for her son Luke who was turning 5.  … Read more

Coolest Birthday/Engagement Cake

Coolest Birthday/Engagement Cake

A few days ago, a woman asked me to make an engagement cake for her daughter because she was going to get engaged to her boyfriend and to celebrate, they were going to throw a big party. The day of the party was also  going to be her daughter’s lucky birthday so it was indeed … Read more

Coolest Travelers Luggage Wedding Cake

Coolest Travelers Luggage Wedding Cake

I created this travelers’ luggage wedding cake by special order from the bride and groom. The couple wanted their cake to represent their traveling adventures… their engagement in Malta, their wedding ceremony under the Vulcan at Robin Hood Airport in England, and also their honeymoon to Australia to see the Formula 1 race. They also … Read more

Cool Animated Mario Brothers Birthday Cake

Maio Bros

For this animated Mario Brothers cake, I had to purchase 2, cake pans 10”X 3”.  1 box of cake mix per pan  3 layers high, one white and two chocolate, with ½ half strawberry with vanilla pudding filling and the other half chocolate ganaches, which allowed the cake to settle on one side so I … Read more

Cool Homemade Halloween Cake

Cool Homemade Halloween Cake

I loved making this Halloween cake!  I love Halloween and everything it brings with it!  From the candy corn to the scarey decorations.  Every year I decorate outside for Trick or Treat and was worried about this request as I had so much to get done for Trick or Treat, but I don’t have the … Read more

Coolest Cheeseburger Birthday Cake

Coolest Cheeseburger Birthday Cake

My daughter’s friend asked me to make her a birthday cake for her 18th birthday. I asked her what she wanted and she said to make something random so I looked online and saw a cheeseburger cake and thought it would be funny because she is very fussy and doesn’t eat anything. She really doesn’t … Read more

Awesome 3D Dinosaur Cake for a 4-Year Old Boy!

Awesome 3D Dinosaur Cake for a 4-Year Old Boy!

When my soon to be 4-year old son announced he wanted a dino party complete with a “real” dinosaur cake this novice baker had to do some real thinking. After lots of internet research, I had a basic idea of what it should look like but still no idea how I would make this happen without buying expensive … Read more