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 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 Harry Potter Cauldron Birthday Cake 5

Homemade Harry Potter Cauldron Birthday Cake

My son wanted a Harry Potter cake for his birthday, and I thought a Homemade Harry Potter Cauldron Birthday Cake would be fun. Originally the cauldron was going to be top-half only, since I didn’t think cake would support itself for a full cauldron. When I was thinking about what to use to make the … 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

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

Cool Homemade Harry Potter Golden Snitch Cake

Homemade Harry Potter Golden Snitch Cake

As I am no artist, I wanted to make a Harry Potter themed cake. I used a “ball” cake tin, which comprises 2 separate halves, which when put together make a perfect ball. The icing is white butterfrost icing and I copied the markings on the golden snitch onto the cake. I then sprinkled edible … Read more

Cool Homemade Golden Snitch Birthday Cake

Homemade Golden Snitch Birthday Cake

My son wanted a Golden Snitch Birthday Cake for his birthday and I wasn’t sure how to approach it. I made a round cake using Wilton soccer tin. I made the wings out of paper and sprayed them with golden hairspray on both sides and then attached them to wooden skewers and placed them in … Read more

Coolest Homemade Hogwarts Castles and Harry Potter Cake Ideas 6

I was asked to make Hogwarts Castle from Harry Potter. No mean feat! (especially as I hadnt seen the film). This rather dark looking creation was adapted from Debbie Brown’s enchanted castle. There are no less than 3 cakes – a 10″ and 8″ round cake for the rock face, which were sculpted to make … 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 Hogwarts Cake Design

Homemade Hogwarts Cake Design

I made this Hogwarts Cake Design for my twin nephews 7th birthday. Hogwarts in all its glory atop a rocky ridge with Harry, Ron & Hermione walking up the dirt path leading to the school. The 1st cake layer is sculpted and frosted with the grass tip. The 2nd cake layer is frosted with gray … Read more