Cool Cat in the Hat Cake

Cool Cat in the Hat Cake

This is a cake I did for a little boy’s first birthday. Everything is edible (minus the tooth picks). The hats, fish, thing 1 emblem, the lorax, and the trufella tree trunks are made from melted chocolate. The most difficult part of this cake was keeping the cotton candy from melting! I had to change … Read more

Coolest Dr. Seuss Cat in Hat Cake

Coolest Dr. Seuss Cat in Hat Cake

I had gotten an email from a customer to do a Dr. Seuss cake. They wanted it to look like he was coming up through the cake. I studied and studied other ideas and how I could make this happen. I am no expert on fondant. I rolled up my sleeves and went for the … Read more

Coolest Dr. Seuss Giraffe Birthday Cake

The final cake - with the muse stuffed animal in background

I made this Dr. Seuss Giraffe birthday cake for my daughter’s 3rd birthday. Her favorite stuffed animal “Papaya” is the giraffe from the Dr. Seuss story “And to think I saw it on Mulberry Street”. When I asked her what kind of cake she wanted for her birthday, she told me she wanted a “Paya” cake….and … Read more

Awesome Dr. Suess Lorax Birthday Cake

Awesome Dr. Suess Lorax Birthday Cake

My god daughter fell in love with the Dr. Suess Lorax movie and wanted that cake for her fifth birthday. I decided to incorporate as much of the story into the cake as I could. To start with, I baked a 12″ x 18″ rectangle white cake for the base. I divided it into 2 … Read more

Coolest Green Eggs and Ham Birthday Cake

Coolest Green Eggs and Ham Birthday Cake

After looking at so many great cakes off this site, I became very ambitious and decided to make a Cat’s Hat cake for my youngest 3rd birthday.  Thinking that it wouldn’t be enough cake, I also make a sheet cake of the cover of Green Eggs and Ham. I used a 11 x 15 sheet … Read more

Coolest Dr Seuss The Lorax Birthday Cake

Hello Mr. Lorax

My granddaughter is obsessed with the Lorax. When she comes to visit me, she goes straight to the computer, looks for the N for Netflix, clicks, and then scrolls down until she finds her movie. We knew no other cake would do. So I set out to make a simple Lorax birthday cake, just never … Read more

Cat in the Hat Cake with a REAL Goldfish

Cat in the Hat Cake with a REAL Goldfish

I am so glad to have at least a little talent to be able to make cakes for my family. I made these cakes for our grandson Bentley’s first birthday, the Yo-Gabba Gabba cake was his smash cake and the Dr. Seuss was the one for everybody else. I had been planning his birthday cake from the day … Read more

The Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That… Birthday Cake!

The Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That... Birthday Cake!

My daughter Lilly was totally obsessed with the PBS Kids show “The Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That!” just before her second birthday in 2012.  I researched and found i could find plenty of decorations on the theme and decided to go with it. I had recently began making cakes for my … Read more

Delectable Dr. Seuss Cake

Delectable Dr. Seuss Cake

For this Dr Seuss cake I used a 10″ round (3 layers) and decorated it with butter cream. For the tree tops, I used tip 233 making a swirl pattern in pastel colors to look like the trees in The Lorax. I used foam pieces covered in paper to create the Dr. Seuss books which worked as a support to hold the hat. The hat and fish bowl … Read more

Awesome Lorax Birthday Cake

Awesome Lorax Birthday Cake

My son was about to celebrate his 5 th birthday and for the past 18 months he has been a big fan of DR Seuss books which are not as popular in the UK as they are in the USA  so any toys and merchandise is quite hard to find. So for Christmas a few days before his birthday he got a Lorax … Read more

Coolest Cat in the Hat with Thing 1 and Thing 2 Diaper Cake

Coolest Cat in the Hat with Thing 1 and Thing 2 Diaper Cake

This is a Cat in the Hat with Thing 1 and Thing 2 Diaper Cake.  This was made for twin boys. I used: 1 box 92 count newborn Pampers Swaddlers Spool of red and white striped ribbon from Walmart Blue and white polka dot spool of ribbon from Walmart Cat in the Hat images from … Read more

Cool Homemade Dr. Seuss Birthday Cake Design

Homemade Dr. Seuss Birthday Cake Design

This Dr. Seuss Birthday Cake Design was a cake my wife and I entered into my son’s kindergarten cake contest to celebrate the birthday of Dr. Seuss. She bakes the cake and makes the icing. I decorate. Anyhow, everybody seems to do the Cat in the Hat’s hat or Green Eggs and Ham, so we … Read more

Coolest One Fish Two Fish Book Cake

Homemade One Fish Two Fish Book Cake

This is a close up of the homemade One Fish Two Fish book cake that was on the Dr. Seuss themed cake. I think it was my favorite part of the cake, though it got a little messed up in transportation. I smoothed the icing out with a fondant smoother and a little water to … Read more

Cute Homemade Cat In The Hat Cake

Homemade Cat In The Hat Cake

I made this Cat In The Hat cake with my lab partner, Megan, for a school project. We took the idea of the Hat from others on the website, and added Thing 1 and Thing 2, and the Fish, to give it a little more character. The Hat’s base is made of 5 layers, after … Read more

Coolest Dr Seuss Birthday Cake Photos and How-To Tips 0

I use the Wilton “Animal Crackers” pan to make the head of the Dr Seuss birthday cake. This pan can be used to make a bear, pig or kitten. This pan uses one cake mix. you could also use a single round pan. The ears were created by my 8 year old. I baked 1/2 … Read more

Cool Homemade Cat in the Hat Birthday Cake

Homemade Cat in the Hat Birthday Cake

I made this Homemade Cat in the Hat Birthday Cake for my daughter’s Dr. Seuss party at day care. I used a ball and covered it in fondant to make the cat’s head. I dug out a bit of cake to make it look like the cat was coming up out of the cake. I … Read more

Coolest Dr Seuss Birthday Cake Photos and How-To Tips 1

Thank you very much for this site. I made this Dr Seuss birthday cake. This is only my second cake; I have no experience at all. Hopefully its okay. My first was a volcano. The part I found hard was to cover the cake with the butter cream, it ended up full of crumbs on … Read more

Coolest Dr. Seuss Birthday Cake Design

Homemade  Dr. Seuss Birthday Cake Design

This Dr. Seuss Birthday Cake Design is an ice cream cake that I made for my son’s 1st birthday. I started a week before by making my toppers out of fondant. I let them dry for a day and then stuck lollipop sticks that I bought from the store into the bottom or each topper … Read more

Cute Homemade Dr. Seuss Birthday Cake Design

Homemade Dr. Seuss Birthday Cake Design

For my son’s first birthday I wanted to have a Dr. Seuss theme so that he would get books instead of toys for gifts. Then I decided to do a Green Eggs and Ham cake. After perusing this website I decided that it would be more fun to do a Cat in the Hat themed … Read more

Coolest Dr Seuss Birthday Cake Photos and How-To Tips 3

The creation of this came after the request of my five year old nephew. He wanted Cat in the Hat for his Dr Seuss birthday. After looking through the famous Dr Seuss book and searching online I decided to make it look like the book with the cat overlooking. The cake was a golden yellow … Read more

Dr. Seuss Cake

Dr. Seuss Cake

For this Dr. Seuss cake, used a full cake sheet and filled it with three cake boxes of batter. I made the cake red velvet so it would be a fun color when it was cut. The longest part was making all of the different colors of frosting – red, yellow, blue, purple, and black, … Read more

Coolest Dr Seuss Birthday Cake Photos and How-To Tips 4

This Dr Seuss birthday cake was a lot of fun to create…and easy too! Trust me if I can do it so can you. The party theme was One Fish two fish so the cake had to reflect the whimsy and imagination of Dr. Seuss. I used three cake pans, 6″, 8″ and 10″ though … Read more