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 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

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 Igglepiggle Birthday Cake

Homemade Igglepiggle Birthday Cake

I am a mum of 2 little In The Night Garden fans so it was an easy choice to make an Igglepiggle Birthday Cake. It really is easy to do ~ start by making a few basic sponge cakes! I used 3. Recipes on blog: http://somethingcakey.wordpress.com/ Then its just a case of cutting out the … Read more

Coolest Iggle Piggle Birthday Cake

Homemade Iggle Piggle Birthday Cake

I made this Iggle Piggle Birthday Cake for my son’s first birthday, he loves watching Iggle Piggle on DVD, so it seemed a logical choice. My friend Megan helped me make this, thank you so much! The sponge is white chocolate, icing is butter cream and face and blanket are made from fondant. Took hours … Read more

Coolest Iggle Piggle Birthday Cake

Homemade Iggle Piggle Birthday Cake

I made this Homemade Iggle Piggle Birthday Cake for my son’s 3rd birthday, he was absolutely obsessed with In The Night Garden at that time so I knew it would be a hit. I made a large slab cake using 2 packets of Betty Crocker’s Devils Food cake mix. I enlarged a picture of Iggle … Read more

Coolest Iggle Piggle Cake

Homemade Iggle Piggle Cake

This is a simple Victoria sandwich with butter cream and jam filling then covered with white fondant icing. Iggle piggle is made from coloured fondant icing. To make the blanket I rolled out a square of red fondant icing and wrapped a thin sausage of blue fondant around the edge then used a small stick … Read more

Coolest Iggle Piggle Cake

Iggle Piggle Cake

I made this Iggle Piggle cake for my child’s 1st birthday. The ones in the shops were too small for the amount of guests I had coming to his party. I decided to make one! Iggle Piggle is from ‘In the night garden’, a popular children’s programme in the UK. The cake was a butter … Read more

Coolest Iggle Piggle Cake

Homemade Iggle Piggle Cake

I made this Iggle Piggle cake for my son’s 1st birthday. I photocopied and enlarged a picture of Iggle Piggle. Then I cut it out and placed it on a slab of sponge. I traced around the picture with a knife to cut out the cake in the shape of Iggle Piggle. The icing is … 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 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 Iggle Piggle Cake

Homemade Iggle Piggle Cake

I made this Iggle Piggle cake for my daughter’s first birthday. She loves In the Night Garden and immediately knew who it was when she saw her cake on her birthday. I made a Victoria sponge for the cake and froze it. When it was semi frozen I cut it in half to put jam … Read more

Coolest Iggle Piggle In The Night Garden Cake

Homemade Iggle Piggle In The Night Garden Cake

I was asked to create a cake in the style of Iggle Piggle or a Pinky Ponk for my friend’s grandson on his 3rd birthday. I have been attending an evening class for cake decorating techniques for the last 6 months so thought I would give it a go. Alex is partially sighted so thought … Read more

Coolest First Birthday Iggle Piggle Cake

Homemade First Birthday Iggle Piggle Cake

This First Birthday Iggle Piggle Cake was made by me for my great grandson who was one year old and loved to watch In the Night Garden. I saw a cake like this on the internet and thought it was just perfect for Tyler. Firstly I bake a chocolate flavoured slab cake in a 12″ … Read more

Coolest Iggle Piggle Birthday Cake

Homemade Iggle Piggle Birthday Cake

I made this homemade Iggle Piggle birthday cake by using a basic sponge recipe. I used 5 eggs, 315g self raising flour, caster sugar and margarine and 155g plain flour and using a 12″ by 8″ cake tin. I drew a picture of Iggle Piggle on to paper and cut out the different body shapes … Read more