Coolest Homemade 3 Tiered Lego Ninjago Cake

Lego Ninjago Cake

Our girls love Lego Ninjago!  Our youngest wanted a Ninjago party.  Her favorite character is Lloyd. The cake is iced with buttercream.  The bottom tier has red cut out fondant circles.  The middle is iced green for Lloyd with a fondant mask, I used food color marker for his eyes.  The top tier has fondant … Read more

Coolest Barbie Cake

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I was asked to make this cake for a friend’s daughter. She saw the Barbie cake I made my granddaughter, Brooke, and she said her daughter insisted on having the same one. I started by making 3 x 8″ round cakes. When they were cold, I cut a small circle out of each cake. I … Read more

6 Creative Lego Cakes

Welcome to Legoland where you can build your Lego cakes and eat them too. If you can imagine it, you can construction it. These edible Lego creations get our cool vote. 1. Under Construction Lego Cake by Melanie Melanie’s Lego cake is under construction and includes so many creative details. We especially love how the … Read more

Classic Homemade Victorian Doll Cake

Classic Homemade Victorian Doll Cake

My co-worker wanted to give her niece a doll cake on her 2nd birthday to surprise her. She asked me if I could do it for her as a favor. To minimize cost and time, the cake is made of chocolate cake mix I bought from the store. I made buttercream icing to dirty ice the … Read more

Cool Candyland Homemade Birthday Cake

Cool Candyland Homemade Birthday Cake

Back in 2008, I made two Candyland birthday cakes in one year: the first one was for my six-year-old, and it was in July, and everyone loved it. In fact, my older daughter loved it so much that she requested a Candyland birthday cake for her 8th birthday three months later. I was pretty excited … Read more

Coolest DIY Barbie Cake

Coolest DIY Barbie Cake

It was my granddaughter Brookes birthday November the 5th and she loves Barbie. She’s only 6. It’s Brooke who I learned to bake and decorate cakes for. Well. I decided to make her a Barbie cake. I borrowed one of her Barbie’s and sprayed it with an antibacterial spray to make sure it would be … Read more

Cool Candyland Cake

Cool Candyland Cake

When my daughter was turning 6 (8 years ago now), I went online to look around for birthday cake ideas. I found coolest-homemade-cakes.com to be an invaluable wellspring of ideas, and it’s been my go-to source of inspiration ever since. It was hard to choose between so many creative themes, but we finally settled on … Read more

Easy Lego Man Cake Tutorial

Easy Lego Man Cake Tutorial

One of my friends’s daughters is a huge lego fan. She was having a birthday, she was turning 9! So I decided to surprise her by making her a Lego Man cake. It would be the first time using the Lego Man cake mold that I had sitting on my shelf, and my first time … Read more

Cute Ducky Baby Shower Cake

Cute Ducky Baby Shower Cake

I was asked to make my grandsons baby shower cake. I was a little hesitant to do it because I’ve never used fondent but i did it! I’ve made three more cakes and now making plans to make my moms 70th birthday cake. I’m so excited but its a month away so I have wait. I got … Read more

Beautiful Elsa Doll Cake

Beautiful Elsa Doll Cake

My 6 year old granddaughter, found a Frozen Cake tutorial, on YouTube.  She would show it to me over and over. Asking if it was too hard for me to make. I always said it was too hard, because I had never decorated a cake before and didn’t even have any cake decorating tools. When her … Read more

Fairytale Barbie Doll Cake

Fairytale Barbie Doll Cake

I made this fairytale Barbie doll cake for my niece’s 5th birthday. Barbie just had to be the theme this year! 5th Birthday Barbie Doll Cake Directions To make the cake I prepped four 8″ rounds and used a basic (WASC) white almond sour cream cake recipe. The filling was a raspberry sauce made with fresh … Read more

Glass Slipper on a Pillow Cake

Glass Slipper on a Pillow Cake

I made this glass slipper on a pillow cake for my granddaughter’s 7th birthday. Glass Slipper on a Pillow Cake Instructions The glass slipper is made of white chocolate that I molded and then added sanding sugar and star sprinkles to. The instep is fondant cut to match. The pillow cake was made in the Wilton … Read more

Magical Tinkerbell Doll Cake

Magical Tinkerbell Doll Cake

I made this Tinkerbell doll cake for little Maddy. I am her great aunt and we were at her cousin Ada’s party (the same age – Ada and Maddy’s dads are identical twins). She didn’t get a birthday party for her 3rd birthday and with those big brown sad eyes she wanted to know why she didn’t get to have a  birthday party. … Read more

Coolest 11th Birthday Barbie Doll Cake

Coolest 11th Birthday Barbie Doll Cake

I made this  Barbie doll cake for my daughter’s 11th birthday.  It’s everybody’s dream to make a cake like this and my dream came true. Making the Barbie Doll Cake I baked a cake which was eggless so it would be soft and spongy. It turned out amazing. I used a non dairy cream as icing in … Read more

Baby Doll Cake for My Bestie

Baby Doll Cake for My Bestie

I made this baby doll cake for my best friend. Friendship is a single soul dwelling in two bodies. Friendship is the most beautiful relationship in this world. The story of my cake is based on my besties birthday. My bestie: Anu I love to give surprises to my near and dear ones and it was the … Read more

Dual Dress Anna and Elsa Frozen Cake

Dual Dress Anna and Elsa Frozen Cake

I made this Anna and Elsa Frozen cake for my daughter who like pretty much every girl wanted a Frozen themed cake for her 7th birthday.  I knew it had to be a dress cake so I decided to do one with both dolls. I baked two 8 inch round cakes, one 6 inch round cake,  and … Read more

Coolest LaLaLoopsy Cake

Coolest LaLaLoopsy Cake

I made this LaLaLoopsy cake for my niece has celiac disease, so I volunteered to make her a gluten-free birthday cake. She loves LaLaLoopsy, but to be honest, I had NEVER heard of her. So, this is the cake I created. LaLaLoopsy Cake Instructions I made an double layer 8″ gluten-free cake mix. Then I … Read more

Coolest Light Up Xbox Cake

Coolest Light Up Xbox Cake

Hello! My name is Stephanie and I made this light up Xbox cake for my son. My kids keep me on my toes. Each year I let them pick out any kind of cake they would like for their birthday. This year my son asked for an Xbox cake. I had never made one before, but … Read more

Coolest Mr. Potato Head Cake for Dad

Coolest Mr. Potato Head Cake for Dad

I made this Mr. Potato Head cake for my dad. His birthday had come around again and I just didn’t know what to make for him. After a long discussion, my sister and I came up with Mr. Potato Head. Steps for Making this Mr. Potato Head Cake I only made a small cake, so … Read more

Monster High Cleolei Cake

Monster High Cleolei Cake

My 8 year old daughter designed this Cleolei cake for her birthday this year.  My friend and I made the cake starting with the Wilton doll cake mold and a round cake for the bottom, then stacked the cake mold on top of the round cake and cut to make a dress shape.  We used … Read more

Coolest LEGO Movie Cake

Coolest LEGO Movie Cake

You know your kids and ALL their friends are obessed with the LEGO Movie. I cannot get “Everything is awesome, everything is cool when you’re part of a team” out of my head! So the inevitable happens. My friend’s son requests a LEGO Movie cake. Well, I’m happy to report that with this cake…everything really … Read more

Coolest Buttercream Lego Cake

Coolest Buttercream Lego Cake

I had a customer wanting a lego cake, but not one with fondant. So, I decided to try to do it out of buttercream and was really happy with how it came out! I started off using 2 boxes of cake mix and baked a half sheet cake. I let it cool, leveled it and … Read more

Cutest Rubber Ducky Cake

Cutest Rubber Ducky Cake

This rubber ducky cake was made for a young woman’s birthday, but would be perfect for a baby shower too. I baked the cake in a half sheet pan, and then cut it in thirds. After filling and stacking the three, I covered it in plastic wrap and placed it in the freezer for about … Read more

Fifty Shades of Pink Barbie Cake

Fifty Shades of Pink Barbie Cake

My daughter  wanted a Barbie cake for her 6th Birthday this year.  I had never done a Barbie cake before, so I got my Google on and settled on some sorta ruffles and pink. My Husband was all ideas of shades of pink although I had settled on just the one pink in my mind. … Read more