Cool R2D2 Cake

Cool R2D2 Cake

I make this cake for my son’s birth day. He is star wars collector. So I wanted to make a real outstanding cake that make his eyes blink and his moutn wide open. But I didn’t have an idea of what to do. I went to bed and thats how the idea came to my … Read more

Awesome R2D2 Star Wars Cake

Awesome R2D2 Star Wars Cake

I’m very new to cakes so when my son came to me and said he wanted a R2D2 Star Wars cake for his birthday, I felt panicked. I thought no way can I make R2D2. After I wrapped my head around it and thought, “let’s give it a try,” I decided to take it one step … Read more

Coolest 4th Birthday R2D2 Cake

Coolest 4th Birthday R2D2 Cake

My son decided he wanted an R2D2 birthday, and of course there are no R2D2 party supplies, only complete Star Wars options. So, I decided to try and make him an R2D2 cake. I was really nervous at first that it was just going to look horrible. I ended up finding a toy of my … Read more

Awesome Homemade R2D2 Baby Shower Cake

Awesome R2D2 Baby Shower Cake

I was asked by a friend to make her daughter a baby shower cake, but there was a twist. It was a Star Wars themed baby shower! What!?! I was totally clueless on what to make. I have to be honest, she came up with the idea for this R2D2 baby shower cake. It was … Read more

Awesome Freestanding R2D2 Cake – Entirely Homemade!

Awesome Freestanding R2D2 Cake - Entirely Homemade!

My good friend from high school wanted to surprise his 4 year old Star War fanatic son with the ULTIMATE cake…..R2D2!!  Making this cake was very labor intensive, over 60+ hours to make, start to finish.  I first made a template for the legs and cake base. I measured the legs and the diameter for … Read more

R2-D2 Cake

R2-D2 Cake

I baked 7 layers in an 8-9 inch cake pan. I also baked one layer in a metal bowl for the top. I froze all the layers overnight for better shaping the next day. As I stacked the layers I spread buttercream frosting between all the layers to help hold everything together. I shaped everything … Read more

Coolest R2D2 Birthday Cake with Jawas

Coolest R2D2 Birthday Cake with Jawas

My son didn’t just want a R2D2 cake for his 6th birthday, he wanted Jawas as well. After thinking about the best way to do it, I decided to make the main cake R2D2 and just have Jawa cupcakes surrounding it. R2D2 was relatively easy, it didn’t need to feed a lot so I just … Read more

Coolest R2-D2 Birthday Cake

Coolest R2-D2 Birthday Cake

“What kind of cake do you want me to make you for your birthday this year,” I asked my son. “I want a Star Wars cake!” he replied. “Do you want me to pick something and surprise you with it?” I asked. “YES!” was his reply. And so the adventure began. A Google search for … Read more

Simple R2D2 Cake

Simple R2D2 Cake

I did this simple R2D2 cake by first making two 8X11 sheets. I used one for the body and the other one for the head and arms. Before cutting them I had previously measured and cut the right proportions for everything. I highly recommend doing that! Also make sure you freeze your cake before cutting. Next … Read more

Unbelievable Fondant-Free R2D2 Cake

Unbelievable Fondant-Free R2D2 Cake

I made this R2D2 cake for my husband who is a big R2 fan.  I haven’t made a 3D cake before so it was always going to be a challenge!  Also, my husband doesn’t like fondant icing so I had the pleasure of having to use butter cream icing to decorate it. It took two days to … Read more

Cool R2-D2 Birthday Cake

Cool R2-D2 Birthday Cake

Make 2 sponge cakes (26x23cm) and freeze them overnight to make cutting easier when making this R2-D2 birthday cake. Remove from freezer and cut while frozen, on morning of party. Cut legs and body extension out of one cake. Place on foiled tray and add rolling iceing (blue and white needed). Make red and silver colours … Read more

Coolest R2D2 Cake

Homemade R2D2 Cake

This R2D2 cake was for a ten year old’s birthday. He is/was a huuuuge Star Wars fan and this was a surprise cake. I had open range on characters but decided to go with R2 because he seemed to be the coolest to me. I constructed a wooden base with the legs made out of … Read more

Cool Homemade R2 D2 Cake

Homemade  R2 D2 Cake

I made 3 small round cakes and one cake baked in a bowl. I stacked the round cakes, then the bowl shaped cake, upside down, on top – with icing in between each layer. The legs are shaped Rice Krispie treats stuck on with frosting and toothpicks. The wires are licorice. I frosted and decorated … Read more

Coolest R2D2 Birthday Cake

Homemade  R2D2 Birthday Cake

This R2D2 Birthday Cake was for my son’s 5th birthday. He was really into Star Wars. I looked at several cakes from this site to come up with my final product. I made R2D2 laying down because I thought it would be easier to serve the cake. He is completely edible. I made 3 9×13 … Read more

Coolest R2D2 Star Wars Cakes 1

We started by baking three Star wars cakes, three full sheets. It took seven boxes of angel food cake mix. When they were cooled we stacked them on top of each other. I used a sharp bread knife to carve out the shape. Then we mixed the colors. My wife used a small star shaped … Read more

Coolest R2D2 Cake

Homemade R2D2 Cake

I love this website! It helped me so much with a lot of my cakes. I made this R2D2 for my friend’s son. He was turning 5. He loves Star Wars. I found several versions of this on here and they were all great. Thanks so much for posting your pics. I just wanted to … Read more

Coolest R2D2 Birthday Cake

Homemade R2D2 Birthday Cake

I made this R2D2 Birthday Cake for my son Hartley’s 5th birthday. It was the first cake I ever made with fondant and rice crispy. The cake is vanilla cake with butter cream frosting and marshmallow fondant. It took me 9 hours to make. I haven’t stopped making cakes since.

Coolest R2D2 Birthday Cake

Homemade R2D2 Birthday Cake

I made this R2D2 Birthday Cake for my son for his 5th Birthday. He loves Star Wars and he really wanted an R2D2 cake. It has 4 layers of home made vanilla cake (which is a little denser than store bought and a whole lot better tasting) and one layer of chocolate on top. The … Read more

Coolest R2D2 Star Wars Cakes 2

We created this cake for a friend at work. It was constructed with six – 9″ round layer cakes and six batches of Rice Crispy treats. We used our homemade fondant recipe to cover the entire cake and create the design elements. The cake was built on a plastic pipe armature that allowed the center … Read more

Coolest R2 D2 Cake

Homemade R2 D2 Cake

I came to this website looking for ideas for an R2 D2 cake. I combined a few ideas and came up with my cake. I baked 3 11x 18 sheet cakes (each with 3 boxes of cake mix). When I baked the last layer, I also used enough cake batter to bake a few cupcakes … Read more

Simple Homemade R2-D2 Birthday Cake

Homemade R2-D2 Birthday Cake

A R2-D2 Birthday Cake was what my youngest son wanted for his third birthday. I brought a very simple solution, but it was very joyfully appreciated! I used normal sponge cake, divided in three layers, and cut the necessary droid parts (dome, body, arms) out of this sponge cake. Any favorite filling may be put … Read more

Coolest R2D2 Birthday Cake

Homemade R2D2 Birthday Cake

Every year I partake in the motherly task of creating the birthday cake of choice for my boys. This year it was all Star Wars so I made this R2D2 birthday cake! I baked four 8 inch round cakes for the body and I baked the dome using a Pyrex bowl. The legs I created … Read more

Coolest R2D2 Star Wars Cakes 3

This cake was for my nephews Star War’s birthday party. I used two 9X13 cakes (one for the body and one to cut the arms out of). I used a 9 inch cake for the head and just used half of it. I used a cake leveler to make everything the same height. I then … Read more

Coolest R2D2 Birthday C ake

Homemade R2D2 Birthday Cake

This R2D2 Birthday Cake was for my husband’s 40th birthday. It is three 10 inch round cakes. The top and arms are rice krispie treats covered in candy melts. Two full batches of rice krispie treats and two bags of white candy melts. They are stuck in with toothpicks. The cake required three full batches … Read more