Riddikulusly Cool Harry Potter Birthday Cake

RIDDIKULUSLY COOL HARRY POTTER CAKE

The Harry Potter series has always been one of my very favorites! I was extremely excited when my cousin asked me to make this for her daughter’s 19th birthday. That’s why it says volume 19 on the spell book. The cake was made out of rice krispies and fondant. Surprisingly it was the very 1st … Read more

Cool Quidditch Cake With Harry, Hermione and Ron

Cool Quidditch Cake With Harry, Ron and Hermione

My kids know that when it’s their birthday, they can chose whichever cake their heart desires and I will stay up all night making it for them. I try to plan in advance, but inspiration tends to hit at the last minute. So, when  my 9 year old requested a Quidditch cake for her Harry … Read more

Coolest Homemade Harry Potter Birthday Cake

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My sons opted to have a joint birthday celebration with a Harry Potter Theme. They are huuuuuge Harry Potter fans, and have forced me to be a fan too!  I created this cake after searching the internet for inspiration. It is a two layered round cake, with chocolate and yellow cake layers.  It is covered … Read more

Harry Potter Sorting Hat Cake

Harry Potter Sorting Hat Cake

I made this sorting hat for my son’s 13th birthday. It took two days to make. The bottom part is made of 7 vanilla cake layers with alternate yellow and red frosting layers. That was the least fun part because it was repetitive and took forever. The decorations were a blast! The top of the … Read more

Awesome Hogwarts Ice Cream Cone Cake

Awesome Hogwarts Ice Cream Cone Cake

This  Hogwarts Ice Cream cone cake was made for my twins’ 9th birthday. I was inspired by cakes on this site, but once I got going, it became an original creation. This Hogwarts cake required very little skill, just props and an internet connection. As you can see, much of the cake it not cake … Read more

Coolest Hedwig Cake for a 9-year-old Harry Potter Fan

Coolest Hedwig Cake for a 9-year-old Harry Potter Fan

This Hedwig cake was made for our son’s 9th birthday party, on a Harry Potter theme.  It was a small party, for only five kids including the birthday boy, and 5 parents.  Our son requested a creature cake, and I chose Hedwig because I thought it would be more forgiving than most of the other … Read more

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone Birthday Cake

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone Birthday Cake

  After visiting the Wizarding World of Harry Potter last summer, my son insisted on a Harry Potter cake. He is always very…too…involved.  He checks over ideas, debates colors with me, comes in and tells me when something doesn’t look right, but loves the end result each and every time. I make ONE cake a … Read more

Coolest Monster Book of Monsters Cake

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I made this Monster Book of Monsters cake for my 9 year old nephew. He loves reading and as most boys that age, the Harry Potter books are a favorite. So, I looked online for some inspiration and I saw a few similar type cakes and decided to give it a go. The cake was … Read more

Coolest Harry Potter Cake

This Harry Potter cake was my first attempt at making a fondant cake. My cousin helped work some of the detailing. I was stupid enough to even make my own fondant on this one. Would not recommend that trick. Nice but totally unnecessary. Who eats it anyway? My son was turning 8 yrs old and … Read more

Coolest Hedwig the Owl Cake from Harry Potter

I made this cake for some friends of mine.  They just asked me for Hedwig but I got carried away as I am a big fan of Harry potter. So I saw this fantastic cake stand on ebay that looked like a bird cage and that’s when this cake was born. Everything just had to … Read more

Harry Potter Book of Monsters Cake

Harry Potter Book of Monsters Cake

This Harry Potter Book of Monsters Cake is perfect for anyone who loves chocolate and Harry Potter. I made this for a college friend who was obsessed with Harry Potter, in the kitchen in my dorm building freshman year that I shared with about 100 other people.  It had an unpredictable oven and about two square … Read more

21st Birthday Harry Potter Cupcake Tower

21st Birthday Harry Potter Cupcake Tower

This cupcake tower was made for a massive fan of Harry Potter. It was her 21st. The hardest part about making this was the toppers. A few of them were pretty straight forward where as the others just wouldn’t work. The Golden Snitch for example, I made them on toothpick the first time but the next … Read more

Amazing Hagrid’s Hut from Harry Potter Birthday Cake

My now 6 year old daughter is obsessed with Harry Potter, so she was dying for a Harry Potter party.  We (well OK I) tend to go a little nuts with the theme, but this was such fun! As I’m not confident enough in my cake making abilities to create Hogwarts, I decided that Hagrid’s Hut would be … Read more

Coolest Harry Potter Hogwarts Castle Cake

Coolest Harry Potter Hogwarts Castle Cake

My 9 year old wanted a Harry Potter party, and my husband suggested Hogwarts for the cake. After initially scoffing, saying “impossible”, I looked to this site for inspiration, and decided to do it! The castle is made of two 9×13 cakes, cut in half and stacked up (I used 3 layers, but could use … Read more

Awesome Homemade Hogwarts Birthday Cake

Homemade Hogwarts Birthday Cake

This Hogwarts Birthday Cake was made for my boyfriend’s 21st birthday. He made a joke saying I should make a Harry Potter cake and I took him seriously and came up with this. This Hogwarts cake has a grand hall and some towers, a courtyard (cardboard not cake), an owlery with owls, Hagrids hut, a … Read more

Coolest Harry Potter Quidditch Stadium Cake

Homemade Harry Potter Quidditch Stadium Cake

My husband and I love to go all out for our children’s birthdays. We do our best to create the atmosphere of whatever theme our child has chosen for that birthday. Harry Potter was one of our favorites. Our house became Hogwarts castle with floating candles and moving staircases. We decided to make the Quidditch … Read more

Coolest Forbidden Forest Harry Potter Cake

Homemade Forbidden Forest Harry Potter Cake

My son’s favorite movie is Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets. His favorite scenes in the movie has the flying car in them. So, I decided the easiest cake idea is to bake a chocolate sheet cake. I made chocolate buttercream icing to create the darkness of the forest. I added trees made from … Read more

Coolest Hermione from Harry Potter Cake

Homemade Hermione from Harry Potter Cake

I make all of my childrens birthday cakes, and my daughter just had to have a Hermione from Harry Potter Cake so I had to uphold my end of the bargain. I used the Wilton Little Mermaid cake pan, tweaked a few things and made the image into Hermione. I started off by putting frosting … Read more

Coolest Harry Potter Monster Book Cake

Homemade Harry Potter Monster Book Cake

This Homemade Harry Potter Monster Book Cake has 2 layers of chocolate cake with buttercream frosting and hazelnut mousse filling. I carved the book shape after filling the cake and covered it with buttercream. Later, I covered the cake with ivory fondant. I painted the sides of book with edible antique gold paint in vanilla. … Read more

Coolest Harry Potter Birthday Cake

Homemade Harry Potter Birthday Cake

This Harry Potter Birthday Cake is my second birthday cake I have now made. My first was the Red Lego Block. The encyclopedia was 2 chocolate cakes stacked. The book, scarf and glasses took one day. I baked and iced all on the Friday (delivery Saturday). The Owl I did 3 days in advance. Loved … Read more

Coolest Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince Cake

Homemade Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince Cake

We wanted to make a cake to celebrate the new HP movie coming out and decided to actually make the book Harry uses in Potions. This Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince Cake was the first time I ever used fondant in a cake. I used it for the binding, pages, and so I could … Read more

Coolest Golden Snitch Birthday Cake

Homemade Golden Snitch Birthday Cake

For my son’s 9th birthday he wanted a Golden Snitch birthday cake. I used the middle sized bowl of my Pyrex set and made rice krispy treats for the bottom half and made a cake in the bowl for the top layer. I then used frosting to cover everything together and covered the ball in … Read more