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

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 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

Coolest Metallica Cake Design

Homemade Metallica Cake Design

This Metallica Cake Design was requested by a Metallica fan’s wife for her husband’s birthday. She wanted her husbands tattoo of “the scary guy” incorporated into the design of the cake. It was a white cake with chocolate fudge icing. I covered it in black fondant. I suggested to the client that they choose fondant … Read more

Coolest Taylor Swift 10th Birthday Cake

Homemade Taylor Swift 10th Birthday Cake

My daughter LOVES Taylor Swift, so she wanted to have a Taylor Swift 10th Birthday Cake for her birthday. I used the small and medium paisley shaped cake pan from Wilton for the “Tear drop” design, since ‘Tear Drops on My Guitar’ is her favorite song. I frosted the marble flavored cake with white and … Read more