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

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

Cool Homemade Makka Pakka Birthday Cake

Homemade Makka Pakka Birthday Cake

I made this Makka Pakka Birthday Cake for my son’s 2nd birthday. He absolutely loved it. I made four 9″ round cakes (white velvet). One was used to carve the head (I did all of the carving by eye, no template used), two cakes were carved into the body (I also placed a wedge of … Read more

Coolest Upsy Daisy Birthday Cake

Homemade Upsy Daisy Birthday Cake

This Upsy Daisy Birthday Cake I made was for a friend’s 2 year old little girl who loves In the Night Garden and her favorite character is Upsy Daisy. First of all I printed a picture of Upsy Daisy from the internet, then cut around it. I then baked one slab cake 12″ x 8″ … Read more

Coolest Makka Pakka Cake

Homemade Makka Pakka Cake

I made this delicious Makka Pakka Cake for my darling son’s first birthday, everyone said I should post it so others could see how creative I was and the end result was just brilliant. I hired a oval tin for his head and a rectangle tin for the body, hands and legs. I decided on … Read more

Coolest Upsy Daisy Birthday Cake

Homemade Upsy Daisy Birthday Cake

My 2 year old boy loves “up day” as he calls her and I was going to make a digger cake, but at the last minute opted for Upsy Daisy. To his great delight (and mine) my homemade Upsy Daisy birthday cake was a huge success. I purchased the sponge and set to work on … Read more

Coolest Upsy Daisy Birthday Cake

Homemade Upsy Daisy Birthday Cake

This Upsy Daisy Birthday Cake is an 8″ vanilla sponge cake filled with vanilla butter cream and strawberry preserve. The cake was coated with vanilla butter cream and iced with vanilla flavoured fondant. I now make my own fondant and fondant gum paste but had to try several different recipes before I found one that … 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