Latest Birthday Cakes Just Added to our Cake Blog

New and exciting cakes are added all the time to our birthday cakes gallery. With so many homemade birthday cakes already on line, this blog will point you to the newest and coolest cakes the moment they’re added!

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  • Coolest Rubber Ducky Cupcakes
    This was my first attempt at cupcakes for anything other than myself and my husband. I made these rubber ducky cupcakes for my sister-in-laws baby shower. I made a batch of yellow cake and a batch of chocolate cake. I filled each cupcake liner with 1/2 yellow and 1/2 chocolate cake so they would have … Read more
  • 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. Related cakes: Wags the Dog (from the Wiggles) Birthday Cake Coolest Pug Dog Cake Cute Homemade Paw Print Dog Cake Coolest Puppy Dog Cake … Read more
  • Coolest Pug Cake
    I made this Pug cake for my sister’s birthday. I used one yellow cake mix, 1 can of white frosting, 1 can of chocolate frosting, and black and red food coloring. The cake is just 2 round cakes stacked on top of each other with frosting in between. I saved a scoop of white frosting … Read more
  • Coolest Rubber Ducky Cake 45
    This Rubber Ducky cake I made for my friend’s baby shower. I started with a 14″ round cake for the bottom and the 3D rubber ducky cake pan from Wilton. I cut a piece of cardboard to slightly larger than the bottom of the duck and placed it in the middle of the cake. I … Read more
  • Cool Homemade Cow Birthday Cake With a Pink Nose
    This Cow Birthday Cake was for my friend’s daughter’s birthday. Miss Bailey wanted a cow. This was a new adventure for me but I was up to the challenge. I started with a 14in round cake and an 8in cake. I cut the 8in down to make the snout and used the remainder as the … Read more
  • Cool 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. Related cakes: 12+ Pretty DIY Princess Cakes – Awesome … Read more
  • Coolest Rubber Ducky Cake
    I used a cake mix and the Wilton 3D ducky cake pan for this Rubber ducky cake. After baking it, I noticed that the cake did not expand to fill the whole pan. That made it a little lopsided, so I trimmed it to make it look more proportional. I made this cake for my … Read more
  • Coolest Cow Cake
    I took cuddles the cow cake pan by Wilton to make this cow cake and put two 1/2 gallons of chocolate ice cream in it. Added crunchy middle then froze. I put the ice cream in my mixer to soften, with my hands pushed it into the mold. Then I took my 12″ by 16″ … Read more
  • Coolest Puppy Birthday Cake
    This Puppy Birthday Cake was for a little boy’s 1st birthday. I sculpted the whole thing out of all different sized and shaped cakes. I held it together with dowel rods and toothpicks. Be sure to keep a tally of all toothpicks you use so you can count them while serving the cake to be … Read more
  • Coolest Rubber Ducky Cake
    I made this rubber ducky cake for my son’s first birthday – he loves his rubber ducky! I had about 30 guests and needed a big cake. The bottom tier is 12 inches, middle 9″ and top 6″. I used store bought cake mixes and canned “pure white” icing. Each layer was stacked using cake … Read more
  • Coolest Puppy Birthday Cake
    I got the idea for the dogs on this Puppy Birthday Cake from the Wal-Mart bakery. They had small, loaf pan cakes and the whole loaf had been decorated like one of these puppies. They used very light whipped cream style frosting so there are some variations. The minute I saw them I thought of … Read more
  • Coolest Rubber Ducky Cake
    I made this Rubber Ducky cake for my daughter’s 1st birthday. I used the Wilton Ducky cake pan with a box mix, baking directions came with cake pan. I used butter cream icing and colored the icing with Wilton, which colors to use also came with the cake pan. I decorated with a star tip … Read more
  • Coolest Armadillo Cake
    I made this Armadilo cake as a groom’s cake for my brother’s wedding. We are from Texas originally and I thought this would be fun. I did not make it a red velvet cake, as there were small children at the wedding and I did not think that they would understand. I first made two … Read more
  • Beautiful Homemade Garden Cake
    This cake was made for double 80th birthday for couple who loves they flowers, mainly purple, and adores yellow butterflies. Several different elements on the board made in different techniques – came as good cake together. Related cakes: 12+ Coolest Castle Cake Ideas – Awesome Homemade Castle Cake Designs! 15+ Cool DIY Monkey Cake Designs … Read more
  • Coolest Basset Hound Cake
    I used a 9 inch round cut in half and set upright stuck together with frosting for the body of the Basset Hound Cake. I used another smaller round for the back legs, and yet another small round for the tail piece (extra left on this one to add needed shapes later). I used a … Read more
  • Sweet Homemade Dog Face Birthday Cake
    My niece, Katie, just turned 12 years old and wanted a Dog birthday cake (she can’t have a dog were she lives). So, this was my first dog cake and I wanted to make it the best cake that she had ever seen. I molded 12 dogs out of fondant along with bones, a dog … Read more
  • Coolest 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
  • Coolest Homemade Alligator Cake
    I made this alligator cake for my daughter’s 4th birthday. She loves alligators. It consisted of a 9×13 for the body, a 8in round for the head, a angel food pan for the tail, two mini cupcakes for eyes and 4 cupcakes for the feet. The teeth are made from marshmallows. I cut the 8 … Read more
  • Coolest Rubber Duckie Cake
    I made a three layer 10″ round cake and frosted it with blue buttercream. I made the duck using the Wilton 3D duck pan. I frosted that with yellow buttercream using the star tip. I covered the beak in orange marshmallow fondant, which everyone thought was plastic, and used mini blue m&m’s for the eyes. … Read more
  • Coolest 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 Crocodile Cupcakes
    My son turned 1 in July and we decided to have a crocodile theme. I made a crocodile cake but knew that it wouldn’t be near large enough to feed the crowd at our huge family celebration. So I came up with these crocodile cupcakes which in hindsight was a great idea so we didn’t … Read more
  • Coolest Puppy Cake
    My niece received a Malteshon (half Maltese, half Bishon) puppy earlier in the year, so when she got ready to have her fifth birthday party she wanted her cake to look just like her little dog Isabelle! This puppy cake was so very simple to make: I just made a sheet cake and some cupcakes. … Read more
  • Cute Homemade Buttercream Dog Cake
    This dog cake is a 1/4 sheet cake. Frosted in white buttercream frosting. I printed out a picture of my daughter favorite stuffed dog on the computer. I enlarged it to fit the cake. I then transferred it on to wax paper with a sharpie. Then I turned it over and retraced it with black … Read more
  • Cool Homemade Cow Cake for Barnyard Theme Party
    I made this cow cake for our daughter’s 5th birthday. We had a barnyard theme. I got the idea for the cake from familyfun.com. 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
  • Duckies in a Pond Cake
    My cousin needed a cake for her baby shower. Her sister and I were recruited to make one. Her nursery theme was “little pond” so we thought a pond cake would be fitting. The cake is a 10×10 pan using two vanilla cake mixes. The nest and log are tootsie rolls and the bullrushes are … Read more
  • Cool Homemade 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
  • Coolest Puppy Cake
    I got this idea for the puppy cake from this website. Except I used small loaf pans instead of muffin pans. I cut them in half and added a chocolate filling. I used the 1M tip. Actually ordered the 1/2 sheet cake from the grocery store and had them spray the top blue and I … Read more
  • Unbelievable 3D Sewing Machine Cake
    I had a fantastic opportunity to make this sewing machine cake. I was concerned about the construction, but it came up nice and easy, a bit of work with fondant, brushes and paint and honey sewing machine was ready. Little sloth was a special request, don’t know the reason why, but I love it. Related … Read more
  • Awesome Homemade Death Star’s Trench Run Cake
    Our 7th year son is a Star Wars fan (which is probably my fault, as I like it a lot also). He was very sad that no friends would come to his birthday due to the current situation, so we decided to make something a little bit extra special to get him in a festive … Read more
  • Awesome Yeezy Boost Sneaker and Box Cake
    This is by far the most difficult cake I’ve attempted! After researching different approaches for the shoe, I decided the best option would be to do a Rice Krispie treat shoe and a cake box. I researched what kind of proportions should be used for sculpting RKT, but found it was fairly easy just to … Read more
  • Coolest Ever Travel Suitcase Cake
    This suitcase cake was made for a boy who was celebrating his 17th birthday and in the close future is going back home to Latvia from Dubai, where he was studying. The suitcase cake is filled with vanilla sponge layered with mango-passion fruit cream cheese, moist with mango- passion fruit puree, some pieces of mango … Read more
  • Cool Homemade Mug cakes
    This idea came up as soon as start thinking about birthday boy – he loves his printing on the mugs business and gardening. Each mug is an little individual cake, made in one style, but one is specially decorated. These cakes are filled up with chocolate moist and reach sponge, light raspberry mousse and black … Read more
  • Homemade Sponge Bob Square Pants and Jelly Fish Cakes
    I actually saw a similar cake like this here on the site and have been using this site for many other cakes. I love the instructions and details and there is plenty of room to use your imagination too… I used a regular rectangular glass cake mold for the body and some candy for arms … Read more
  • Awesome 3D Alligator Birthday Cake
    My 5 year old Jake wanted an alligator cake, so… he got one. This is the first carved and airbrushed cake I’ve done, so I was a little nervous. As always I have the best of intentions to keep my kitchen organized. I have one thing to say…..Ha ha ha. A cake this size takes … Read more
  • Awesome F5 Tornado Cake for 5 Year Old Weather Enthusiast!
    My son wanted a tornado cake so I made 2 cakes from scratch and formed a number 5 for his 5th birthday. It took some critical thinking to decide on what to use for the tornado and how to decorate it. He is always about the weather. I came up with using an ice cream … Read more
  • Awesome Anti-Gravity Beer Mug Cake
    My niece wanted to make a special cake for her boyfriend’s 21st birthday and she came to me to help her. I created this anti-gravity beer mug cake for her. I baked a round 9″ basic 2 layered vanilla cake then wrapped it in a white rolled out fondant I scored and colored with a … Read more
  • Cool Homemade Dr. Seuss Diaper Cake
    My cousin was having a Dr. Seuss themed baby shower, and since I am known for bringing diaper cakes to showers, I couldn’t let her down! I couldn’t decide which Dr. Seuss book to base my theme off of, so I thought I would just do a mixture. Why not?! I wanted the cake to … Read more
  • Cute Pineapple Surprise Diaper Cake!
    For this diaper cake, I rolled approx. 3 boxes of size 1 diapers. (I always tend to use size 1’s because from my own experience, my kiddos were in that size the longest) I wanted this diaper cake to be big and grand, to make a statement, so I decided to use pillars with dowel … Read more
  • Journey of a Dancer Cake
    I still remember the day when my mother told me to make a birthday cake for a fifteen year old dancer who specializes in Indian classical dance. This cake had to be special because the classical dancer was special. I could envision the dance stage and rich colors that tell the dancer’s story. Each step that … Read more
  • April Fools Madagascar Hissing Roach Cake
    My brother-in-law reaches out to me and plans with me to make a cake for my youngest sister whose birthday falls on it April Fools Day. She has always hated roaches. Because when we lived in Puerto Rico when we were younger she got a huge cockroach stuck in her hair. She laughed so hard … Read more
  • Funny Toilet Paper Cake
    I loved making this cake. I laughed the whole time I was making it. Especially around this coronavirus situation. A customer requested it for her husband. I had seen one or two toilet paper cakes previously and I wanted mines to look a little different and the customers loved it and found it hilarious. Related … Read more
  • Cool 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
  • Awesome Ratatouille Chef “Feel Better” Cake for a Boy Awaiting a Heart Transplant
    I set out to make an incredible Ratatouille “Feel Better” cake for a little boy at my apartment community, awaiting a heart transplant. A couple of his friends, had received their good news, but he was feeling a little bummed that he hadn’t gotten the same news. His mother and I began talking, and she … Read more
  • Coolest Monsters Inc Cake for a 3-Year-Old Little Monster
    I’m Rasika, a hobby baker, and here’s my story behind this Monsters Inc cake. I moved to Canada from India during Halloween. My daughter was so excited and happy to see Halloween monsters and skeletons that she fell in love with little monsters. She didn’t want to leave her monster toy for a second.  That’s when I decided to make a Monsters … Read more
  • Cool Record Player Birthday Cake
    I made this record player birthday cake with chocolate mud cake and chocolate butter cream covered in fondant. The colors and shading done with tea all pieces of the player and record is eatable. This birthday cake was still my favourite mud cake that I made. I used a large square tin to make the cake … Read more
  • Coolest Lego Birthday Cake for a Lego Theme Birthday Party
    We had to come up with a unique Lego birthday cake. My 6 year old daughter decided to do a Lego theme party so she could invite some boys to the party. I’m in trouble in 10 years!! After gathering ideas from this site we decided on doing small-ish bricks in a cupcake size. That … Read more
  • Coolest Homemade Batman Birthday Cake | Arkham City Asylum Cake
    I made this Batman birthday cake – Arkham City Asylum for my son’s friend’s 21st birthday. He loves Batman, Joker & Riddler! I quizzed my son and he suggested basing the Batman birthday cake on the game version rather than film versions. The game is darker and a bit more unhinged than the films!! Arkham Asylum being … Read more
  • Beautiful Mermaid Birthday Cake Tutorial | Ariel and Friends Cake
    My youngest son’s girlfriend’s daughter (5) asked me to make her a Little Mermaid birthday cake for her birthday. She had seen the Elsa and Anna doll cakes I made for the first time for my granddaughter’s birthday party a couple weeks earlier and wanted an Ariel version for her birthday.  So, I told her … Read more
  • Cool Homemade Minnie Mouse 2nd Birthday Cake
    I was asked by a friend to make this Minnie Mouse 2nd birthday cake. She gave me a picture of how she wanted the cake to look. The cake she showed me was round, so I did the decorations similar but with a few extra finishing touches. Making Minnie Mouse To start off this 2nd birthday cake, … Read more
  • Coolest Fortnite Birthday Cake
    I made this Fortnite birthday cake for my grandson’s birthday. He loves Fortnite, especially the Lama. First thing I had to make was all the modelling. I made the lama, had to make this in stages so it hardened in stages. I made the basic shape of the body neck and head in purple modelling paste. When … Read more
  • Coolest Mickey Mouse Birthday Cake – A Hobby Baker Made This?!
    This 1st birthday Mickey Mouse birthday cake (a smash cake) was made for a close friend. I am a wife and mom of 5 teenagers and 2 dogs. My everyday life is hectic enough. But, add into that the business of doing specialty cakes and my days are full, crazy and joyful… in the hair … Read more