Coolest Cupcake Alligator Birthday Cake

Homemade Cupcake Alligator Birthday Cake

I actually made this homemade cupcake alligator birthday cake for my grandson’s 8th birthday in 2009. I had seen a book that was all cakes designed with cupcakes and thought it was cool. I looked at this site and got some ideas and then came up with a plan. I baked the cupcakes in the … Read more

Coolest Alligator Swamp People Cake

Homemade Alligator Swamp People Cake

I was asked to make a Alligator Swamp People Cake for a friend’s son who was turning 10. He wanted chocolate so I opted for a heavy fudge chocolate cake recipe as I knew I would need to do a lot of sculpting. I also froze the cake prior to sculpting it to further prevent … Read more

Coolest Homemade Alligator Cake Photos and Tips 8

I made this alligator cake for my sons 4th birthday. It was really simple to make. I used 2 boxes of cake mix to prepare the cake. Using two 8″ round cake pans and one 4″ round pans.s 4th birthday. It was really simple to make. I used 2 boxes of cake mix to prepare … Read more

Cool Homemade Crocodile Cupcake Cake

Homemade Crocodile Birthday Cake

I actually saw this idea for a Crocodile Birthday Cake in a cupcake book. My daughter was having a Tinkerbell birthday party for her 4th birthday so in addition to the Tinkerbell doll cake I made her, I thought I would make her the crocodile from the movie. I baked 24 chocolate cupcakes, just using … Read more

Coolest Alligator Cupcake Cake

Alligator Cupcake Cake

This Alligator cupcake cake was so much fun! Giving credit where credit is due, this idea came from a book titled “Hello, Cupcake” (I got mine at a local craft store). Using one cake mix, bake 24 regular cupcakes. Ice them with “gator-green” buttercream by piping on overlapping rows of “scales”. Arrange them in the … Read more

Coolest Homemade Alligator Cake Photos and Tips 9

Steve Irwin was and still is my sons hero. So after watching his memorial he decided he wanted a Steve Irwin party. Silly me asked him if he wanted me to make him a crocodile – alligator cake. Of course he did. I ended up using a heart pan for the head and used a … Read more

Awesome Homemade Crocodile Birthday Cake

Homemade Crocodile Birthday Cake

I made this Crocodile Birthday Cake for my daughter’s 8th birthday, as we had ‘Crocodile Encounters’ to entertain the children. I made a sponge cake, cut out a hole for the pond, and filled it with two shades of blue fondant icing rolled together to get a marble effect, I then covered the cake in … Read more

Coolest Gator Cake

Homemade Gator Cake

My grandson Ryan wanted a gator cake for his 5th Birthday party, this is what we wound up with. I started out with a 14×3 round cake pan for the body, and a 14x14x3 square to make the gators tail, nose and feet. For the head I used 2 lg cupcakes. I used butter cream … Read more

Coolest Homemade Alligator Cake Photos and Tips 10

My son is obsessed with alligators so for his 3rd birthday I came to the coolest birthday cakes website and found some really great ideas for an alligator cake (you can even see the printout I was using in picture #1!) I tweaked this one a little and the results were fantastic. I used Swiss … Read more