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 In The Night Garden Cake

Homemade In The Night Garden Cake

The base of this homemade In the Night garden cake is an 8″ round chocolate sponge sandwich with chocolate fudge icing centre, sat on a 10″ round cake board. The top tier is a 6″ round lemon sponge sandwich with lemon buttercream icing centre, sat on a 6″ cake board. There is a clear plastic … 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

Coolest In the Night Garden Birthday Cake Idea

Homemade In the Night Garden Birthday Cake Idea

My son is a fan of In the Night Garden, the British TV programme aimed at toddlers and pre-schoolers. His sister watches it occasionally but it was when she got the Makka Pakka plush toy that sings and talks that he really started taking an interest. So it was a bit of a no-brainer when … Read more

Coolest Night Garden Cake

Homemade Night Garden Cake

I made my cakes a week before and froze. The icing is the marshmallow icing that you melt the marshmallows in the microwave for 40 seconds until they are puffy. You can add your color now or after you add the icing sugar. Add equal parts of mellows to icing sugar. Kneed as you would … Read more

Coolest In the Night Garden First Birthday Cake

Homemade In the Night Garden First Birthday Cake

For this homemade in the night garden first birthday cake – I started off by making a square cake using a packet mix, and cut it into pieces to make a number one. I covered the cake all over in green buttercream icing, and piped some grass using a grass tip around the edges (you … 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 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 Gazebo Cake

Homemade In The Night Garden Gazebo Cake

My 3 year old loves In The Night Garden and I was going to make Upsy-Daisy, but I saw the little figurines for sale in Woolies, so decided to make the In The Night Garden Gazebo Cake instead. I bought a piece of dowel and cut it into 5, then covered each in blue and … Read more

Coolest In The Night Garden Birthday Cake

Homemade In The Night Garden Birthday Cake

This In The Night Garden Birthday Cake was for my daughter’s 1st birthday. We were unable to find a cake we liked so decided to give it a go ourselves. We made the sponge cake with jam and cream and used green icing round the cake to make the grass. We then draw the character … Read more

Coolest In the Night Garden Cake

Homemade In the Night Garden Cake

I decided to make my son’s first birthday cake after reading other ideas on this page. I baked a basic sponge cake and cut it into a number one. I then used a package icing coloured it with green food colouring then rolled it out thin. I found this was the hardest to master… after … 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 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 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 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 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 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 Cake

Homemade In the Night Garden Cake

My 2 year old loves ‘In the Night Garden’ so for her 2nd birthday party I decided to do both Upsy Daisy and Iggle Piggle for her as she loves both. It was such a big hit with the kids and adults too! Upsy Daisy was a choc mud cake just cut to shape and … Read more

Coolest In the Night Garden Birthday Cake

Homemade In the Night Garden Birthday Cake

This In the Night Garden Birthday Cake was a cake that I was asked to do for a friend. I’m no professional, but I said I’d have a go, as she couldn’t find one anywhere and didn’t want to pay the £70 quoted by a cake shop in our town. I must admit, I’m rubbish … Read more

Coolest In The Night Garden Upsy Daisy no 1 Birthday Cake

Homemade In The Night Garden Upsy Daisy no. 1 Birthday Cake

This In The Night Garden Upsy Daisy no. 1 birthday cake was really fun to make. I used a bottomless no. 1 cake tin and this to was double up to be able to fill with homemade butter cream and strawberry jam.. It was left in the fridge and straightened all the sides to look … Read more

Cool Homemade In the Night Garden Gazebo Cake

Homemade  In the Night Garden Gazebo Cake

I baked 2 8-inch cakes for this In the Night Garden Gazebo Cake. I cut the dome from one of them and placed it on top of the other one to make the top bit more “pointy”. I used marshmallow fondant to cover the cakes. The middle bit is a toilet roll wrapped by foil … Read more

Pretty Homemade In the Night Garden Birthday Cake Idea

Homemade In the Night Garden Birthday Cake Idea

I made this In the Night Garden Birthday Cake Idea for my friend’s son Joseph`s first birthday, he loves Iggle Piggle. Before starting I looked around on similar websites for ideas of where to start – so here is my cake. It is an 8 inch Victoria sponge with raspberry jam and buttercream. I covered … Read more

Coolest In the Night Garden Birthday Cake

Homemade In the Night Garden Birthday Cake

This n the Night Garden Birthday Cake took a lot of time and effort. It consists of 2 sponge cakes, one on top of the other covered separately in green fondant. The characters are all made of coloured fondant icing, as are the daisies. I made the characters a week before the cake ensuring enough … Read more