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

Coolest Dr. Seuss Cat in the Hat Cake

Homemade  Dr. Seuss Cat in the Hat Cake

These are two cakes I made for a Dr. Seuss celebration at the local library. The star is obviously an easy star-shaped pan. I made the hat cake our of a flat sheet cake since I didn’t want to bake 4 or 5 tiers and was too intimidated to go for the dowels etc. on … Read more

Coolest Horton Hears a Who Cake Idea

Homemade Horton Hears a Who Cake Idea

How Horton came to life: A very good friend hooked me up with her cousin. Imagine my delight when she told me the reception would be Dr. Seuss themed and that she wanted a “Horton” cake!!! 45 hours of decorating time and a delivery up to Look Out Mountain and here is what my friend … Read more

Coolest The Cat in the Hat Cake

Homemade The Cat in the Hat Cake

This Cat in the Hat Cake was by far one of the most fun cakes I’ve ever done! I started out by lightly tracing a 9×13 & 8″ round pan on a large piece of paper (9×13 for the hat and the 8″ for the head). I then hand sketched the hat outline on the … Read more

Coolest Horton Hears a Who Cake

Homemade Horton Hears a Who Cake

My cousin’s daughter just turned one and they were throwing a Horton Hears a Who party. My cousin approached my and asked me if I could make a Horton Hears a Who cake (elephant cake) for the party. I love to bake and usually make the cakes for friends and family’s parties. My cousin had … Read more

Coolest Dr. Seuss Birthday Cake

Homemade Dr. Seuss Birthday Cake

My son wanted a Dr. Seuss theme for his 6th birthday. After searching for ideas, I came across the topsy-turvy homemade Dr. Seuss birthday cake. It was perfect since it was so imperfect! This was my first attempt at making one, and I was pleasantly surprised at how it came out! The bottom tier are … Read more

Coolest Horton Hears a Who Birthday Cake

Homemade  Horton Hears a Who Birthday Cake

This was my daughter’s fifth birthday day to coincide with her Dr. Suess birthday theme. I made Horton Hears a Who Birthday Cake from on 12 inch round pan (two cake mixes) and one 12 inch square (two cake mixes). I baked, released and froze both cakes as it’s easier to carve them when they’re … Read more

Coolest Dr Seuss Cake

Homemade Dr Seuss Cake

This cake was made for an after-prom at the high school where the theme was all Dr. Seuss. This is my third year making cakes for this event and the kids really seem to love them each year. Everything on the homemade Dr Seuss cake is edible. The hat was the hardest to make. I … Read more

Green Eggs and Ham Cake

Homemade Eggs and Ham Cake

I made this Eggs and Ham Cake for my son’s 3rd birthday. It is actually from last year but I only recently came across this website. The cake it self is made of alternating layers of vanilla and chocolate cake with whipped cream sandwiched between. The green base coat is vanilla icing and the black … Read more

Coolest Dr. Seuss 1st Birthday Cake Design

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I volunteered to make a cake for my friend’s twins’ 1st Birthday. The theme for the party was Dr. Seuss’s Cat In The Hat. More specifically, it was Thing 1 and Thing 2 (in honor of the twins). I made a two layer 9″ french vanilla cake and two matching 4″ smash cakes to go … Read more

Coolest Green Eggs and Ham Cake

Homemade Green Eggs and Ham Cake

I made this Homemade Green Eggs and Ham Cake from 4 loaves of yellow cake. I set two side by side and stacked two more on top and carved around to make it look ham shaped. I “glued” the pieces together with butter cream icing. I put it in the refrigerator for about 30 minutes … Read more

Cool Homemade Dr. Seuss 1st Birthday Cake Design

Homemade Dr. Seuss 1st Birthday Cake Design

I made this Dr. Seuss 1st Birthday Cake Design for my nephew’s 7th birthday. This was only the third time I worked with fondant so I’m pretty happy with how it turned out. The books are two 13 x 9 funfetti cakes. I used two boxes for each cake. I covered them separately and then … Read more

Coolest Dr.Seuss Cake Idea

Homemade Dr.Seuss Cake Idea

My preschool class was having a graduation party. We decided Dr.Seuss was the theme. I looked for a long time for a Dr.Seuss Cake Idea and while I found many of the other cakes cute I wanted something a little different. I love Cat in the Hat and the fish. I wanted to incorporate Thing … Read more