Coolest In The Night Garden Birthday Cake

This  In The Night Garden  birthday cake  was made for my niece’s little boy who is 22 yrs. Because of broken marriages I hadn’t seen her for about 18-20 yrs. Facebook brought me to see her mum Ruth again. Then I saw them both at a carnival. They had seen a few of my cakes on … Read more

Coolest In the Night Garden Cake

Coolest In the Night Garden Cake

I couldn’t believe how easy it was to balance 3 cakes! I was expecting a lot worse!! For this In the NIght Garden cake I used a good solid sponge, a good layer of icing and hey presto! The top was lemon with cream filling, the chocolate, fudge then vanilla cake and tabs, berry jam … Read more

Coolest Iggle Piggle Cake

Coolest Iggle Piggle Cake

My daughter was hugely into “In The Night Garden” so for her 2nd birthday my husband and I decided to make an Iggle Piggle Cake.  This was our first attempt at a character cake and I must say I was pleased with the result. I baked a Madeira cake and then my husband carefully carved out the shape of … Read more

Cool Iggle Piggle Cake for a 2 Year Old

Cool Iggle Piggle Cake for a 2 Year Old

This cake i made for my son’s 2nd birthday who was mad on ‘In the night garden’. He absolutely loved it. It was my second cake ever, the first being his 1st birthday which i’ve also submitted! I got a couple of ideas off this site and then just gave it a go and this … Read more

Coolest Upsy Daisy Birthday Cake

Homemade Upsy Daisy Birthday Cake

My daughter turned 2 and loves In the Night Garden. I had to make an Upsy Daisy Birthday Cake. I baked two round cakes. The one I used for her face and the second I used for her hair. I had to cut out each strand of individually. I took the picture from a colouring … Read more

Coolest Iggle Piggle Birthday Cake

Homemade Iggle Piggle Birthday Cake

This homemade Iggle Piggle birthday cake was baked as a baking tin sized cake (about 20cm X35cm). It took 2 Betty Crocker super moist vanilla cake mixes. I enlarged the outline design from a colouring book picture, then tooth picked it onto the cooled (refrigerated) cake. Then cut out the shape. Cutting the head completely … Read more

Coolest In the Night Garden Cake

In the Night Garden Cake

I got my inspiration for a In the Night Garden cake from some cakes on this website, and I just tweaked it suit. I made this cake for my daughter’s first birthday, as she and her older sister just love the show. I made two quantities of vanilla cake mix and poured 2/3 into a … Read more

Coolest Iggle Piggle Cake

Homemade Iggle Piggle Cake

This is a Iggle Piggle Cake from the show In the Night Garden. Rose’s Chocolate Cake Recipe: 250g butter (if using unsalted butter, add 1/4 teaspoon salt) chopped 2 cups water 1/3 cup cocoa powder 3 cups caster sugar 1 teaspoon bicarb soda 4 large eggs lightly beaten 3 cups self-raising flour Preheat oven to … Read more

Coolest Upsy Daisy Cake

Homemade Upsy Daisy Cake

I made this Upsy Daisy for my daughter’s 2nd birthday and she loved it! I just photocopied a picture of Upsy Daisy and enlarged it. Then I cut it out and placed it on a basic sponge slab with tooth picks and cut it out. I first iced the sides with pink butter icing and … Read more

Coolest In Night Garden Scene Cake

Homemade  In Night Garden Scene Cake

I made this In Night Garden Scene Cake for my daughter Bethany’s first birthday as she is a huge In the Night Garden fan. I’d got some ideas from looking around on the internet but wasn’t entirely sure about exactly what I’d do until I started decorating it. The bottom layer is a vanilla sponge … Read more

Coolest In The Night Garden Cake

Igglepiggle and Makka Pakka Cake

I made this cake for my daughter’s first birthday. As it is the only show she will watch. I found lots of ideas online for a “In the night garden” cake. She really loved Igglepiggle! I wanted to make a cake that was shaped as Igglepiggle but found that it was easier just to make … Read more

Coolest Upsy Daisy 3D Birthday Cake

Homemade Upsy Daisy 3D Birthday Cake

I make my own cakes, buttercream, cream cheese frosting and marshmallow fondant. It reassures me when I take it to a birthday party I can hand-on-heart tell a parent exactly what is in the cake. All the following measurements are in Australian metric measurements, and Australian products are mentioned. I use Wilton colouring pastes for … Read more

Coolest In The Night Garden Birthday Cake

Homemade In The Night Garden Birthday Cake

I made this In The Night Garden Birthday Cake for a friend’s little boy just turned one. He is In the Night Garden mad! Everything is edible. I made all the figures out of fondant icing, took a long time but well worth it. His mother almost cried when she picked it up, that is … Read more

Coolest Upsy Daisy Cake

Homemade Upsy Daisy Cake

I made this Upsy Daisy Cake for a girl’s family I nannied for as they knew I loved baking. This was for Ambes 2nd birthday and she wanted Upsy Daisy. I baked a chocolate cake mix in a big round cake pan and then I iced the cake with green icing and made Upsy’s face … Read more

Coolest In the Night Garden Birthday Cake

Homemade In the Night Garden Birthday Cake

I made this In the Night Garden Birthday Cake by using the normal ingredients for a sponge cake, I then filled it with jam and butter icing. After filling I covered with white icing and decorated it with coloured stars bought from the supermarket. I then made butterflies and pieces of grass from coloured icing … Read more

Coolest Iggle Piggle Birthday Cake

Homemade  Iggle Piggle Birthday Cake

Ever since Julia was 4 months old she has been mesmerized by the cute characters of “In the Night Garden”. And so who else but Iggle Piggle would do for her first birthday cake? I scoured the internet searching for ideas on a Homemade Iggle Piggle Birthday Cake, but all seemed too involved with cutting … Read more

Coolest Pink In the Night Garden 1st Birthday Cake

Homemade  Pink In the Night Garden 1st Birthday Cake

To make this Pink In the Night Garden 1st Birthday Cake, I first made the models for the cake, as this was the most time consuming part. If you would like advice on how I did this I will happily answer questions! I then made a vanilla sponge cake, filled with buttercream and jam. I … Read more

Coolest In the Night Garden 1st Birthday Cake

Homemade In the Night Garden 1st Birthday Cake

This In the Night Garden 1st Birthday Cake is a cake I made for my granddaughter Caitlin’s 1st birthday last year. I am not really that good at making and icing cakes, but decided to have a go. As she was a real fan of Upsy Daisy, Iggle Piggle and co. this was the theme. … Read more

Coolest In The Night Garden Cake

Homemade In the Night Garden Cake

This In the Night Garden cake is a birthday cake I made for my son’s first birthday. He loves In the Night Garden. It’s a jam and butter cream sponge cake decorated with sugar paste so is all edible. It’s also my second cake I’ve ever made but my first go at In the Night … Read more

Coolest Upsy Daisy Birthday Cake

Homemade Upsy Daisy Birthday Cake

I made this Upsy Daisy Birthday Cake for our son’s 3rd birthday. This is the first cake I have ever made and decorated (I usually do cupcakes). I had my up’s and down’s – mostly my down moments were about trying to replicate the exact colours (specifically orange fondant). Once I realized I would never … Read more

Coolest Upsy Daisy Cake

Homemade Upsy Daisy Cake

My daughter is a huge fan of Upsy Daisy from the children’s show “In the Night Garden”. Even though I had very little decorating experience, I couldn’t be talked out of making her an Upsy Daisy Cake for her second birthday. I enlarged a picture of Daisy to cake size and made 3 copies. Using … Read more

Cool Homemade Iggle Piggle In The Night Garden Cake

Homemade Iggle Piggle In The Night Garden Cake

For this Iggle Piggle In The Night Garden cake I used two vanilla Madeira cakes (baked in 32cm x 22cm pans) laid side to side. Both were cut and filled with jam and buttercream and then covered in more buttercream and approx. 1kg of white ready to roll fondant icing. I downloaded an Iggle Piggle … Read more

Coolest Haahoos from In the Night Garden Cake

Homemade Haahoos from In the Night Garden Cake

I decided when my daughter was born that I would do what my mum always did for me and make a full blow out decorated Birthday cake every year. First year I made a duck pond and sculpted ducks frogs and plants out of fondant for the top. For her 2nd Birthday I got a … Read more

Coolest In the Night Garden Cake

Homemade In the Night Garden Cake

My friend wanted a 3rd birthday cake for her son who loved ‘In the night garden’. I came up with the design of this In the Night Garden Cake by learning more about the programme and about the characters. I then designed the cake before making it! The cake was a chocolate sponge, 9″ with … Read more