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The Little Mermaid Birthday 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

Incredible Homemade The Little Mermaid Cake Topper

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This was made with love since this cake was my first time to make with an edible cake topper made from gumpaste. Making The Little Mermaid cake topper was really hard work. It took a lot of patience to be able to make this kind of cake since I am not a professional baker. Making the … Read more

Cool Mermaid Cake

Cool Mermaid Cake

I love to bake and look forward to making my girls’s birthday cakes every year. This year Abbi requested a mermaid theme party. I should’ve taken a picture of the inside, but one layer was a blue velvet, the other pink velvet and the “rock” was funfetti. I made buttercream icing and used gel food … Read more

Awesome Ariel Cake

Awesome Ariel Cake

I wanted to surprise my step-daughter with an Ariel themed cake for her birthday. I essentially combined multiple ideas I had seen of pictures of Ariel cakes. I also borrowed one of her Ariel dolls for the cake. I would definitely consider myself a beginner when it comes to cake decorating, but I was so … Read more

Coolest Little Mermaid Ariel Birthday Cake

Coolest Little Mermaid Ariel Birthday Cake

From the day my soon-to-be 5 year old told me she wanted an Ariel birthday cake for her party, I became slightly obsessed with online research. I quickly found this website and enjoyed perusing the many amazing Little Mermaid cakes. My initial plan was to use a bowl and make an Ariel doll coming out of it (I … Read more

Little Mermaid Cake for First Birthday

Little Mermaid Cake for First Birthday

This Little Mermaid Cake was made for a baby’s first birthday. I had to work a double shift the day before the baby’s birthday party and didn’t get home from work until around 11:00 p.m. I made the treasure chest and sea shells a few days prior to making the cake using molds and various … Read more

Cool Homemade 2-Tier Little Mermaid Cake

Under the sea cake

To create this Little Mermaid cake, I started by making two Madeira cakes which I the sliced when cold. I filled the cakes with a buttercream and jam filling, followed by a coat of buttercream  on the outside. I then left the cake to chill. I let the cake sit for about a week before … Read more

Coolest Little Mermaid Doll Cake

Coolest Little Mermaid Doll Cake

The creation of this Little Mermaid doll cake all began on a work day that started at 9 am and lasted until 11 pm… LOL! I’ve never been so tired before starting a cake in my life, but the thought of a smile on my 3 year old granddaughter’s face was a real driving force … Read more

Best Barbie Fan Princess Party Cakes

Best Barbie Fan Princess Party Cakes

For my granddaughter’s 4th birthday party, she decided on the Disney princesses theme with  Cinderella, Ariel, and Belle as her main characters. My daughter-in-law purchased the princesses to later be given as her gifts and I baked the cakes using Wilsons classic wonder mold. All three cakes were different flavors. The Barbies were actually too … Read more

Coolest Mermaid Birthday Cake

Coolest Mermaid Birthday Cake

My granddaughter wanted me to make her a mermaid cake, but not an Ariel cake. I bought some doll heads and added their tails made out colored fondant and painted scales on with silver edible sparkle. The sea shell is made out if  candy melts, pearls are made with fondant and rolled in ivory sparkle … Read more

Cool Joyful Mermaid Cake For The Sweetest Mum

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This is the first time I tried to decorate a cake with fondant. I am fond of cooking and asked a cookery teacher to give me the recipe. I couldn’t wait and went directly to the supermarket for the ingredients. I did the cake the same day and was really happy about the results. I offered … Read more

Coolest Princess Ariel Birthday Cake

Coolest Princess Ariel Birthday Cake

I love doing doll cakes, so when my friend asked me to make his daughter’s birthday cake I was so excited! The body was baked in a 5 quart Kitchenaid mixer bowl, and an additional 9 inch round. I marbled white MMF with blue food coloring for the ocean. The mermaid tail was MMf molded … Read more

Fun Little Mermaid Cake

Fun Little Mermaid Cake

I made this fun little mermaid cake for my little girl’s 4th birthday. She loves the Little Mermaid so I “designed” this cake for her. Since her party was going to be small the bottom cake is a Styrofoam cake dummy. But I still decorated both. For the base cake I covered it with teal fondant. Then rolled out … Read more

Coolest Mermaid Cake

Coolest Mermaid Cake

For the mermaid  cake you will need: yellow cake mix,  dark chocolate and triple fudge cake mix, butter cream icing, crushed toffee, gold crystals jimmies, Malibu Barbie, sea animals and treasure chest, PollyPocket, rock candy, pearl bubble gum balls, teal, pink, violet coloring, 16 inch cake board. Base: 14 inch round, I did dark chocolate and triple fudge mixed. Rock … Read more

Beautiful Mermaid Cake for my Little Mermaid

Beautiful Mermaid Cake for my Little Mermaid

We were planning for our daughter’s second birthday party and we decided to do a pool party for her at our house. We decided to have a mermaid theme for her. Everything was planned, however the big challenge was the cake. We wanted it to look good and at the same time taste good too. … Read more

Cool Little Mermaid in an Ocean Cake

Cool Little Mermaid in an Ocean Cake

My niece is a huge Little Mermaid fan, and insisted I make her a mermaid cake with Ariel on top.  After researching the internet for some ideas, I came up with this cute two tier cake.  I stacked the cakes, and crumb coated in light blue icing.  Then went back and added a few drops … Read more

Coolest Merliah the Mermaid Barbie Birthday Cake

Coolest Merliah the Mermaid Barbie Birthday Cake

Every year I’ve made my niece a cake for her birthday. This year for her 5th birthday she requested a Barbie cake. Trying to think out of the box and create something other than the traditional Ball-gown Barbie proved itself to be a bit of a challenge. To my delight I found out that one of her … Read more

Coolest Mermaid Birthday Cake

Coolest Mermaid Birthday Cake

I made this mermaid birthday cake for my niece Oroni who turned three in November 2012. The cake is a chocolate chiffon cake (recipe from joyofbaking.com) which is a cross between butter cake and sponge cake. Mermaid Birthday Cake Instructions I crumb coated all sides of the cake, apart from the sandy part, with light blue buttercream … Read more

Coolest Barbie Doll Mermaid Cake

Homemade Barbie Doll Mermaid Cake

My daughter wanted a Homemade Barbie Doll Mermaid Cake for her 6th birthday. I used a bunt cake pan for the bottom and a small Pyrex bowl for the top part, I used a paper towel tube to cut out the center of the bowl cake for the doll to set in. I used home … Read more

Coolest Little Mermaid Cake

Little Mermaid Cake

My daughter really wanted a Little Mermaid cake for her 4th birthday and it had to be an Ariel cake, not just any mermaid. I had already bought a Dolly Varden tin so I decided this would be used to create the platform for Ariel to sit on. I used a large rectangular cake tin … Read more

Coolest Little Mermaid Birthday Cake

Homemade Little Mermaid Birthday Cake

I made this special Little Mermaid Birthday Cake for my little girl’s 6th birthday party. She just loved it! It was a big hit! I’m not much of a cake decorator but I came here to look at other people’s cakes for ideas and came up with this one. There’s a Hershey’s chocolate cake with … Read more

Coolest Little Mermaid Cake

Homemade Little Mermaid Cake

My niece is in love with Ariel so she wanted to have an Ariel cake. I made the sea creatures out of fondant. The bottom cake is an oval and the top is a round cake. I used buttercream icing on the rest. Everything on the Little Mermaid Cake except Ariel, Flounder and Sebastian are … Read more

Coolest Little Mermaid Birthday Cake

Coolest Little Mermaid Birthday Cake

My daughter wanted an Ariel Cake for her birthday because she’s her favorite princess. I got a new Ariel doll to start with (this one sings, so it was really cool for my cake topper). I used fruit roll up to make her tail and cover her body. I just baked a regular cake. I … Read more

Little Mermaid Cake

Little Mermaid Cake

My daughter was turning 3 and wanted a Little Mermaid cake so I did a couple of searches and found one to copy. This cake so so easy and turned out so cute. I used 1 cake mix and baked half in a round pan and the other in a mixing bowl (pampered chef). Then … Read more