Cool Homemade Elvis Birthday Cake

I made this Elvis Cake for a 65th birthday. Elvis is hand made completely made out of fondant so he is totally edible!  The record on the top of the cake is the favourite song of the birthday boy.  The cake is a 2 tier cake made out of chocolate cake, and filled and covered … Read more

Coolest One Direction Cake

One Direction Cake

I was asked by a friend of a friend to make this One Direction cake for her daughter’s 11th birthday. She loves One direction. First I had to make a model of Harry. I measured a piece of baking paper the same size as the cake tin and then worked out how big to make … Read more

Coolest Yellow Submarine Birthday Cake

Coolest Yellow Submarine Birthday Cake

So my son Harley wanted a special cake for school to mark the last day of the year. He decided that he wanted a yellow submarine that was being attacked by a monster octopus. So naturally I went on line and found a picture of the famous Beatles yellow submarine and used this as the … Read more

Sweep Birthday Cake from Sooty TV Show

Sweep Birthday Cake from Sooty TV Show

My sister asked me to make a cake for her sons 2nd birthday party. He is not really into many things yet, but his favorite cuddly toy is a large Sweep from Sooty & Sweep make that’s what she wanted. I felt a bit daunted as not made anything quite like it but I was … Read more

Coolest Kiss/ Gene Simmons Cake

Coolest Kiss/ Gene Simmons Cake

The head of the Kiss/ Gene Simmons cake was molded from rice krispies, covered in fondant, then the face was hand drawn with edible black marker. The hair was made from black molding chocolate and black Twizzlers. The tongue was made from red molding chocolate. The whole head is sitting on a round cake which is … Read more

Coolest One Direction Birthday Cake

I was asked to make this One Direction birthday cake for my friend’s granddaughter, she love the band One Direction but didn’t know what type of cake to have so she searched the net and forwarded me a picture similar to this cake but the picture she sent me was pipe iced in butter cream. … Read more

Coolest Beatles Birthday Cake

Coolest Beatles Birthday Cake

When my daughter was four she discovered the Beatles. When she started school her pre-k year she wanted a Beatles lunch box and backpack. Her room was Beatles.Other little girls played with baby dolls, but she played with homemade Beatles rag dolls. It was no surprise when she asked for a Beatles birthday cake. The … Read more

Cool Homemade One Direction Birthday Cake

Coolest One Direction Birthday Cake

This is a “One Direction” birthday cake that I make for my daughter. I used a special stand that holds the plates slanted. The sizes where a 14″ round for the bottom, in the middle was a 10″ round and the top was an 8″ round. The cakes were filled and covered with butter cream. … Read more

Cool Homemade Beatles Birthday Cake

Coolest Beatles Birthday Cake

My daughter wanted a Beatles birthday cake for her birthday, so I made the Beatles from fondant. I painted on the faces by dipping a brush in to food coloring for the faces. I had to use a tooth pick dip in the food coloring because I dint have a small enough paint brush. That … Read more

Coolest Rolling Stones Tongue Logo Cake

Coolest Rolling Stones Tongue Logo Cake

Hello, my name is Victor Lopez from Puerto Rico. I recently graduated from a free Bakery Course offered  the city. I am retired on social security disability and I am 59 years old.  Every couple of months I call a group of my musician friends  to jam or play classic rock which I love. I … Read more

Cool Homemade One Direction Cake

Coolest One Direction Cake

A daughter of a family friend was having her 14th birthday and asked me to make her cake. Like many 14 year old girls she is in love with One Direction. When I asked her for ideas I noticed a theme with the Irish and British flag so I knew it was the way to … Read more

Coolest Justin Bieber Ipod Cake

Coolest Justin Bieber Ipod Cake

I got a request for this Justin Bieber Ipod cake for an 8 year old girl who loves Justin Bieber. I made the IPod by shaping 2 9×13 cakes, covering them in butter cream and then MMF. I also used the fondant for the details, including the headphones and buttons. Then I wrote the scrolling symbols with food coloring marker. I printed out … Read more

Wags the Dog (from the Wiggles) Birthday Cake

Wags the Dog (from the Wiggles) Birthday Cake

On March 22, 2012 my grandson was born. His parents and the family had long awaited his arrival. The next day he was diagnosed with a congenital heart defect that would require open heart surgery at the age of 6 months. The date for surgery soon came and Praise the Lord all went well and … Read more

Elvis Birthday Cake

Elvis Birthday Cake

I went through a huge Elvis phase when I was younger, around age 12.  So when I was asked to make an Elvis cake I was looking forward to it! Elvis is a FBCT (Frozen ButterCream Transfer).  I googled Elvis pictures (for cartoon characters I search for coloring pages) and printed the one I liked … Read more

Michael Jackson 50th Birthday Cake

Michael Jackson 50th Birthday Cake

This is what you need to make the Michael Jackson 50th birthday Cake: 2 cakes (I made a 24cm x 30cm and a 16cm x 16cm) Butter Icing (I used 250g unsalted butter, 500g icing sugar and a little milk) Jam 2.5kg White Regalice Icing (available at supermarkets or cake supplies shop) 2 x 250g or … Read more

Coolest Rock Star KISS Cake

This Rock Star KISS cake was made out of cupcakes. When my boss came to me and told me we needed a cake to promote the new Kiss album I thought alright!  This ought to be fun. So I made a cake to do that but a customer wanted a Kiss cake also. They wanted cupcakes. … Read more

Coolest AC/DC Cake

Coolest AC/DC Cake

When I asked my son what cake he wanted for his birthday and he said an AC/DC one. I thought how would I do an AC/DC cake?? I then Googled some cakes on line and there wasn’t many on line,  I came on here and there are no other AC/DC cakes, so I thought i would just … Read more

Coolest Justin Bieber Birthday Cake

Coolest Justin Bieber Birthday Cake

A friend of mine asked me to make her 10 year old little niece a Justin Bieber cake and I immediately had images of a purple and white cake in my mind and visions of him with his new hair style! Since I normally make cakes for toddlers I was excited to make a more “grown … Read more

One Direction Super Bowl Birthday Cake

One Direction Super Bowl Birthday Cake

My “One Direction 49er-licious cake for tomorrow’s Super Niner Ballz Bowl with my Zumba familia  and Jenna’s 11th Birthday!! This is a 4 layer – Cherry Chip (red flick inside) cake. 2 cake boxes purchased from grocery store. Betty Crocker. Frosting is 2 layers of butter cream and 2 layers of strawberry mist and lots of gold … Read more

Coolest Marilyn Monroe Birthday Cake

Coolest Marilyn Monroe Birthday Cake

I was asked by a friend if I could make a cake for her sisters birthday that had a Marilyn Monroe theme to it.  She also wanted to know if I could make it with a Barbie doll dress type cake because her grandmother had always made them doll dress cakes for their birthdays when … Read more

Coolest Marilyn Monroe Cake

Coolest Marilyn Monroe Cake

I made this for a young lady who’s a big Marilyn fan. The cake is lemon supreme, two 9x13s sandwiched with cream cheese frosting and lemon curd. I used the same frosting for a crumb coat, then covered the cake with fondant icing (homemade–Wilton’s Marshmallow recipe with a little lemon flavoring–messy to make, but much … Read more

Cool Homemade Yellow Submarine Birthday Cake

Homemade Yellow Submarine Birthday Cake

My son was really into the Beatles Yellow Submarine, so my husband and I made him this Yellow Submarine birthday cake. We started by finding an image of the submarine online and printing it out to create a template. My husband cut the cake out, then I frosted it. We just used frosting and Hershey … Read more

Coolest Jonas Brothers Birthday Cake

Homemade Jonas Brothers Birthday Cake

I made this Jonas Brothers Birthday Cake for my daughter’s 9th Birthday. This is my first time ever working with fondant, and the first time I actually made a cake for my daughter, Kaylie. I usually purchase cakes, but she requested this design. I used ready made fondant and tinted it with Wilton Gel. I … Read more

Coolest Pink Floyd Cake

Homemade Pink Floyd Cake

I created this Pink Floyd cake for one of my best friend’s Dad, a man who has been an inspiration and hero to me since I was in middle school, some 15 years ago. He was a major contributor to my love of classic rock, such as Pink Floyd. For his birthday last year his … Read more