Coolest Dead Bear Cake

Homemade Dead Bear Cake

I make an incarnation of this Dead Bear Cake every year for my best friend’s birthday. He took such delight in beheading it the first year that I started mixing red velvet in the pan for an added surprise. I use basic icing dye and flavor each color separately for a wonderful fusion. The icing … Read more

Easy Homemade Cow Birthday Cake for my Daughter

Homemade Cow Birthday Cake

I made this Cow Birthday Cake for my daughter’s 2nd birthday as she loves cows. It was chocolate with butter cream icing. I used the cow shaped tin, hired. Just used a few basic colors to keep it simple. I used fondant to shape the eyes and tongue. I also put little heart sprinkles in … Read more

Cool Homemade Cow Cake for Barnyard Theme Party

Cow Cake

I made this cow cake for our daughter’s 5th birthday. We had a barnyard theme. I got the idea for the cake from I used a one 8″ round cake for the base and 1 cake baked in a 6″ bowl for the nose. 4 cupcakes made up the paws and the ears. The … Read more

Coolest Poodle Cake

Noodle the Poodle Cake

I made this poodle cake for my step-daughter’s 9th birthday (as seen in the Australian Woman’s Weekly Kids party Cakes book). I used chocolate cake for this cake and normal cake icing. I shaped the cake in 5 pieces, 3 circle for feet and tail, body shape and head shape. Freeze the cake to prevent … Read more

Coolest Rubber Ducky Cake

Rubber Ducky Cake

A friend of mine asked me to make her daughter’s first birthday cake. The party theme was Rubber Duckys. I wanted to make a large rubber ducky cake, but couldn’t find the Wilton 3D cake pan when I needed it( Even though I had seen it before, I took a whole morning calling all the … Read more

Cool Homemade Puppy Dog Cake

Homemade Puppy Dog Cake

We used the Pampered Chef batter bowl that is generally used to make the 3-D princess Barbie cake for this Puppy Dog Cake. We iced it, used cookies for eyes, a Hershey’s kiss for the nose and an Airhead for the tongue. The ears are brownies.

Homemade Dog Bone Cake


This cake was made from two stacked 13×9 cakes, carved and then covered with fondant. The dog is also made from fondant. The paw prints are painted on with food coloring.

Coolest Poodle Birthday Cake

Homemade Poodle Birthday Cake

This Poodle Birthday Cake was made by my mum for my 21st birthday. For my birthday I had a Grease themed party so the poodle fittd right into the theme. The cake was a plain vanilla cake with butter cream icing tinted pink. She used white mini marshmallows for the fur and normal marshmallows for … Read more

Coolest Cow Birthday Cake

Homemade Cow Birthday Cake

I made this Cow Birthday Cake for my daughter’s 2nd birthday. I made two buttercakes and put one in a 20 x 20 cm square tin. The other mixture I made 5 cup cakes, in a muffin tin and then put the rest of the mixture into a loaf tin. Cut the square cake vertically … Read more

Simple Homemade Rubber Ducky Birthday Cake

Homemade Rubber Ducky Birthday Cake

I made this Rubber Ducky Birthday Cake for my daughter’s first birthday. I was so scared it would not turn out right because it was my first time using fondant but it came out great and was a big hit. I used marshmallow fondant, super easy and fun.

Rubber Duckey Cake

zakaria's 1st birthday cake

I used the Wilton 3d duck pan to bake this cake and also used the cake release by Wilton, which was a life saver. I used all Wilton colours and decorating tips 16 & 21.The instruction enclosed with the pan were extremely helpful. I used the star technique for most of the cake, but ended … Read more

Coolest Dog In Bowl Birthday Cake

Homemade Dog In Bowl Birthday Cake

I needed to make a birthday cake for a girl who wanted a dog theme. I gathered ideas from various sites, especially this one where someone posted a Dalmatian cake in a dog bowl. I was attempting to make a collie cake so I used orange, brown, and white frosting (the brown was chocolate). Using … Read more

Cool Homemade 2 Tiered Dog Birthday Cake With Dog Cookies

Homemade Dog Birthday Cake

As if for inspiration for his birthday cake, my soon to be two year old, colored our WHITE dog BLUE with permanent marker. That answered the question as to what his birthday theme would be. I had seen a Wilson’s cake that was a safari theme with animals all around it and I knew this … Read more

Cool Homemade Cow Cake

Cow Cake

I made this Cow cake for my friend’s daughter’s 5th birthday party. The cake needed to serve 30-40 people, so a 9″ round cake wasn’t going to be big enough. I used a 10″x13″ pan for the body (2 layers) and a 6″ round for the head (single layer). To assemble it, I first assembled … Read more

Cool Homemade Gator Birthday Cake

Homemade Gator Birthday Cake

This Gator Birthday Cake is my first cake of this sort. It used 3 cake mixes and 3 icing recipes. It did not require fancy icing tools or prior experience to put on the icing. The ingredients were around $30, but it was over 2 feet long. The cake was baked in a large rectangle … Read more

Coolest Rubber Duck Cake


I used the Wilton Rubber Duck cake pan which recommends using pound cake. I used a Better Crocker pound cake mix for the duck. So the cake was plenty firm and therefore, easy to decorate. This was my first cake decorating experience so it isn’t perfect. The bottom layer is a regular 13 x 9 … Read more

Sweet Little Dog Cake

My Friend's Birthday Cake

Well, I’ve only just started making my own cakes and it was my friends birthday so i said I would make her a cake!!Together, we planned her cake and i don’t think she believed that me,a girl of 13, could possibly manage the task. But I did!! I used 2 Pyrex bowls to get the … Read more

Dalmations Cake


i made this for my daughters birthday, i made the cake in a roasting tin, i covered it with red roll out icing.for the dogs i drew then cut out in cardboard then used as a template to cut out the dogs from white icing. i could not find white ribbon with black patches so … Read more

Coolcat Cake


I made this cake for a little girl who turned two. I got the picture from the internet and enlarged it to fit on the cake, using two shades of pink I iced the picture onto the cake.

Ducky Cake

Ducky Cake

My kids decided that for their birthday the baby should have a ducky cake and my six year old should have a Little Mermaid cake, at least they’re both water themes! I wanted the cake to be big enough to serve 30, and to be individual for both of them. A flat cake just would … Read more

Simple Homemade Cow Cake Idea

Homemade Cow Cake

This Cow Cake was my daughter’s 8th birthday cake. It is made from 2 8in round cakes stacked. I frosted the whole thing white. In order to make the brown spots shaped as I wanted, I used a butter knife to lightly trace lines in the white frosting that I filled in with piped on … Read more

Coolest Bear Baby Shower Cake

Homemade Bear Baby Shower Cake

This is a homemade bear baby shower cake I made for my sister’s baby shower. I got the idea for a bear cake from this website. The face is made from two 8-inch rounds stacked (iced between the layers), with a ‘muzzle’ baked in a Pyrex ramekin dish. The ears are each 2 stacked cupcakes … Read more

Coolest Cow Birthday Cake 24

Homemade Cow Birthday Cake

For my baby’s first birthday we had a Barnyard Bonanza! So it was only fitting to make his cake a “MOO COW” This is where I found your awesome site! My best friend Katie, told me to look on here for ideas. I followed the directions from a sweet lady that had submitted this similar … Read more