Sweet Homemade Round Elmo Cake

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Here is our Elmo cake that we used for my son’s 4th birthday. Used marshmallows for the eyes and m&m’s for the eyes and nose, underneath the orange M&M’s are those gummy orange pieces. We covered it in white frosting and then I used strawberry frosting and darkened it up with food coloring and sprinkled … Read more

Sesame Street Cupcakes

Homemade Sesame Street Cupcakes

I made these cupcakes when I needed to use up some extra frosting from another cake I had made. The left over colours I had were red, blue and grey which is what made me decide what characters to do. There aren’t any grey characters so luckily I also had some leftover green sugar sprinkles … Read more

Cool Homemade Round Cookie Monster Birthday Cake

Homemade Cookie Monster Birthday Cake

My stepson asked for a Cookie Monster Birthday Cake for his 7th birthday. I used Betty Crocker chocolate chip cookie mix and spread it in a 12″ disposable aluminum pizza pan. Baked for 18-20 min @ 375. I frosted with Betty Crocker whipped vanilla cake frosting, tinted blue and black (Wilton colorings). I drew the … Read more

Coolest Elmo Birthday Cupcake

Homemade Elmo Birthday Cupcake

For my son’s 2nd birthday we had an Elmo-themed party. The Elmo Birthday Cupcakes were made from a store-bought mix and I used red tinted buttercream icing and a star tip to make the “fur”. To make the eyes, we cut a large marshmallow in half and placed it sticky side up on the face. … Read more

Cute Homemade Elmo Face Cake for my Son’s First Birthday

Homemade Elmo Cake

I made this Elmo cake for my son’s first birthday. I got idea from some other cakes on this site.. I made a basic white cake and 3 cup cakes for eyes and nose. I used moistening orange juice and sugar as moistening syrup for the cake. Also gave a glaze with orange juice and … Read more

Coolest 3D Elmo Cake

Homemade 3D Elmo Cake

I made this 3D Elmo Cake for my Elmo loving niece for her birthday. From the neck down, cakes are stacked and carved into the shape of Elmo. The arms and legs are made of rice crispy treats. I used a grass icing tip to make it look like fur. There is a dowel rod … Read more

Coolest Zoe Cake

Homemade Zoe Cake

I had made an Elmo birthday cake for my daughter’s first birthday and at her request made this Zoe cake for her third birthday and a Grover for her brother’s first birthday (they had a combined party). My Mum helped me with the cakes and for Zoe, we started with a rectangular shaped buttercake and … Read more

Coolest Elmo Cake Idea

Homemade Elmo Cake Idea

I managed to make this Elmo Cake Idea the night before my son’s 2nd birthday party; when I say the night before I mean 3AM. I made a 3 layer cake and covered it in cream cheese frosting. For the Elmo head I traced the Elmo face on the frosting with a bamboo stick (anything … Read more

Coolest Homemade Elmo Birthday Cake Idea With Blocks

Homemade Elmo Birthday Cake Idea

The Elmo Birthday Cake Idea was a full baby Elmo sculpted out of rice-crispy treats, covered in red icing used from a “furr or grass tip”. He was playing with blocks that said Happy Birthday Aiden and he was holding a block that had a #1 on the front of it. He was sitting on … Read more

Happy Homemade Elmo Birthday Cake

Homemade Elmo Birthday Cupcakes and Cake

A friend of mine has a little boy turning three and he loves Elmo. She asked me to make an Elmo Birthday Cake for him to help celebrate. I love making cakes, but this theme was a first so it had to be something simple. I used a white cake recipe and buttercream icing to … Read more

Cutest Homemade Elmo Birthday Cake

Homemade Elmo Birthday Cake

I was making an Elmo Birthday Cake for a friend’s son’s 1st birthday party. I first baked 2 cakes in 12×2 inch pans. The one is the bottom layer. The other I used for Elmo. I got a picture off the internet and blew it up to the size I wanted. Then I laid it … Read more

Coolest Homemade Sesame Street Cupcakes 0

These Sesame street cupcakes were really fun to do for a friends son’s birthday party. For the furry characters always work from the outside edge of the cupcake inward doing the center last. Elmo: To ice the cupcake use red frosting and a small star tip to give Elmo a “fuzzy” appearance. Gently saw an … Read more

Coolest Elmo Birthday Cake Photos and How-To Tips 9

This is the Elmo birthday cake I made for my sons 2nd Birthday. He was really into Elmo and I thought it would be neat to make it myself. I used the Elmo birthday cake pan from Wilton and just put it on top of a thin 11×13 pan. The cakes were store-bought Betty Crocker … Read more

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I would suggest doing the back ground with white icing using star tip #16 as well instead of icing it smooth. It is a lot easier and looks nicer. This cake pan was purchased on e bay as it is a discontinued Wilton pan. You can print the instructions off the Wiltons site for Elmo … Read more

Coolest Homemade Elmo Birthday Cakes 5

I wanted an easy to make Elmo cake for my sons second birthday. I found out from a previous experience that red icing is extremely messy and staining for a two year old so I wanted to avoid an all red cake too. This cake was super simple! I used a yellow box cake mix … Read more

Coolest Cookie Monster and Elmo Cake

Homemade Cookie Monster and Elmo Cake

I made this homemade Cookie Monster and Elmo cake for my nephew’s 1st birthday. I used a 9×13 pan and 3″ ball pan for each head (chocolate chip cake). I made an extra Elmo head (because Elmo is my nephew’s favorite) for the smash cake which actually turned out better than the one on the … Read more

Coolest Sesame Street Cake

Sesame Street Cake

This Sesame Street cake was the second tier cake that I had ever made. I was amazed that it came out straight. The top tier is two layers of strawberry cake with red butter cream frosting. My son devoured it. The middle tier was a two layer Swiss chocolate cake with blue butter cream frosting. … Read more

Coolest Sesame Street Neighborhood 3rd Birthday Cake 54

Homemade Sesame Street Neighborhood 3rd Birthday Cake

The Sesame Street Neighborhood 3rd Birthday Cake was by FAR the most amount of work for his party, as usual. I am a hobbyist in the cake department, completing usually two a year, one for each child. In preparing a design for the cake, I asked Nate what he would like on it. I was … Read more