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

Harry Potter Cake

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

Coolest Monster Book of Monsters Birthday Cake

Homemade Monster Book of Monsters Birthday Cake

I made this Monster Book of Monsters Birthday Cake for our son’s birthday. The eyes, gums and lettering on top were made from chocolate (CK Sculpting Candy Kote). It comes in a small tube, so it’s easy to control. I have a small disk mold I used for the eyes. I put down the black … Read more

Coolest Homemade Harry Potter Cake

Homemade Harry Potter Cake

This Harry Potter Cake was for a young lady, Jordan’s birthday. I simply used two 9×13 cake pans. After layers the two cakes, I cut off about three inches off the length of the cake. I iced the sides which were the “pages” with white icing and used a fork to strike the lines for … Read more

Coolest Harry Potter Cake Ideas 2

There is a Harry Potter movie and book coming out this month so my son wanted a marble cake with a Harry Potter character and decorations. After taking the Wiltons Cake decorating course last winter I thought I could handle it. First I found a cake online that my son liked at. My son wanted … Read more

Coolest Monster Book Cake

Monster Book Cake

My son wanted a Harry Potter cake for his birthday, So I decided that the monster book of monsters would be fairly easy. It was, I just made a sheet cake, then I cut it in half and stacked it to make a double layer cake. First I did a buttercream/crumb coat. The frosting was … Read more

Coolest Harry Potter Golden Snitch Cake

Homemade Harry Potter Golden Snitch Cake

I made this Harry Potter Golden Snitch Cake cake for my daughter’s sixth birthday. We are all crazy about Harry Potter at our house and it seemed like a fun cake to try. I made the cake circular by baking the top and bottom half in a Pyrex bowl. I used the Hershey’s Special Dark … Read more

Cool Homemade Star Shaped Harry Potter Cake

Homemade Harry Potter Cake

I made this chocolate cake in a star shaped tin and iced it in purple. I then made all the decorations out of coloured ready-made icing and marzipan – and placed these in the corners of the star and the middle of the cake. The children had lots of fun spotting things from the books … Read more

Coolest Monster Book of Monsters Cake (Harry Potter)

Homemade Monster Book of Monsters Cake (Harry Potter)

Here is my version of the Monster Book of Monsters Cake (Harry Potter) in edible form. It was created for a little girl turning 8 who loves Harry Potter. She is having an awesome Harry Potter themed party with wizard wands, potions, chocolate frogs and all. The cake it a red velvet quarter sheet cake … Read more

Coolest Hogwarts Birthday Cake

Homemade Hogwarts Birthday Cake

For my 17th birthday, I decided to have a ‘Harry Potter’ themed party, a Hogwarts Birthday Cake included! It was the combined effort of both my mum and my aunt and lots of advice and titivating from me. Mum cooked three red velvet cakes in different sized cake tins – in decreasing sizes. She bought … Read more

Coolest Homemade Cakes of Harry Potter Characters 0

My son is a big Harry Potter fan and really wanted a cake with a hippogriff! Having no clue how to draw a hippogriff I went in search on the web for Harry Potter characters. I found a few but none really fit the bill. So I sketched my own using a few others as … Read more