Coolest Ninetendo’s Super Mario Brothers Birthday Cake

Nintendo's Super Mario Brothers Birthday Cake front view

As a kid, one of my favorite memories with my middle brother was playing Super Mario Brothers with him, so when his birthday came around this year, I decided to decorate it from those memories. I got a head start on this a couple of days before I made the cake.  The controllers are made … Read more

Colorful Mario And Luigi Cake for Two Brothers

Colorful Mario And Luigi Cake for Two Brothers

I got the request for this colorful Mario And Luigi cake from a friend’s friend, so needless to say I was nervous about making this for someone I did not know! I thought “this should be simple enough”….not quite! I really like using fondant as decor and accent pieces, so I decided the characters would be … Read more

Coolest Mario Brothers Birthday Cake

Coolest Mario Brothers Birthday Cake

It was a Thursday night and I got an emergency text that my friend needed a Super Mario Brothers cake for her son Tommy’s 9th Birthday party on Saturday.  She was so apologetic for the late notice and I actually already had 3 other orders that weekend, but since she had ordered from me in … Read more

Coolest Mario Cake

Coolest Mario Cake

I doubt that I could ever duplicate this Mario cake again, but it sure was a fun one to do! My boys all decided that the upcoming 4 year old wanted a Mario Cake for his birthday….and since all my cake ideas come from them, I said “sure thing”! The Mario upper body portion was … Read more

Cool Mario Birthday Cake

Cool Mario Birthday Cake

My son decided his mom could do anything and showed me a very elaborate “Mario cake”. I did tell him it was his choice! The cake itself was fairly easy, 4-8 inch rounds frosted to look like the sky. The hardest part is crating the characters. Mario has toothpicks inside his arms to hold them where … Read more

My Son’s Super Idea for a Super Mario Bros. Birthday Cake

My Son's Super Idea for a Super Mario Bros. Birthday Cake

My son had recently started enjoying the world of video games via his Nintendo DS and saw a picture of a Mario Bros. cake (his favorite character) on the computer.  He immediately asked me (his dad) if I could make him a Mario cake for his 6th birthday party, since “daddy can make anything”.  I … Read more

Cool Mario-Themed Cake for 6-Year-Old Boy

Cool Mario-Themed Cake for 6-Year-Old Boy

I made 2, 13×9 in cakes, both were box mixes of vanilla/white flavor. I used 2 cans of frosting and food coloring drops we found in the seasonings section of the grocery store. I used regular ice cream cones for the “tunnels”. I ordered from Amazon.com the Mario figures – it was a 16 count for I think … Read more

Toad from Super Mario Brothers Birthday Cake

Toad from Super Mario Brothers Birthday Cake

My son really loves playing Super Mario games and his favorite character is Toad. To make this cake I baked a couple of rectangle chocolate cakes and placed them side by side on a board. I hand drew a large picture of  Toad to use as the stencil, and cut the cake out from that. I used butter … Read more

Coolest “Boo”Cake

"Boo" (From the Mario video games) Cake

This Boo cake was for my son’s 9th birthday. He had asked for a Halloween-ish cake, but I also knew his favorite avatar for his Mario games is “Boo,” so I decided on this character. This was also a Vegan cake (no animal products used). I used a 13″ round for the body and sculpted … Read more

Coolest Mario Brothers Princess Peach Cake

Homemade Mario Brothers Princess Peach Cake

This Mario Brothers Princess Peach Cake I made for my daughter’s fifth birthday. She loves “Princess Peach” from Super Mario Bros. and she wanted a Peach cake. I made several round cakes. One of them I used for the bottom and frosted with buttercream and piped a border using a star tip around the top … Read more

Coolest Super Mario Brothers Cake

Homemade  Super Mario Brothers Cake

For my son’s sixth birthday, he begged for a Mario Brothers cake. After searching in vain for a Character cake pan that would work, I realized I was going to have to get creative. I started this Super Mario Brothers Cake by baking two 9in round cakes and 2 6in round cakes and layered on … Read more

Coolest Mario Bullet Bill Birthday Cake

Homemade Mario Bullet Bill Birthday Cake

Out of all the Mario characters “Bullet Bill” was the hardest because it looks so simple. The Homemade Mario Bullet Bill Birthday Cake design is: four 6” round cakes stacked for the bullet portion and three 8” rounds for the culvert portion. I pre-made the golden stars and eyes from royal icing because they need … Read more

Coolest Super Mario Brothers Birthday Cake

Homemade Super Mario Brothers Birthday Cake

I started this Homemade Super Mario Brothers Birthday Cake by using (2) 10 inch cakes for the bottom layer, (1) 8 inch for the top layer and a ball pan for the mushroom. After layering and frosting the two bottom layers with light blue buttercream icing I cut one of the ball shape pans to … Read more

Coolest Super Mario Birthday Cake

Homemade Super Mario Birthday Cake

I‘ve been dabbling in cakes since I got married 30 years ago. My Aunt who made my wedding cake while in the hospital undergoing surgery in Denver Colorado inspired me. My four-tier wedding cake was then flown to Texas where my parents resided then driven to Arkansas where the wedding took place. Ever since I … Read more

Coolest Mario Bros. Birthday Cake

Homemade Mario Bros. Birthday Cake

I made this Mario Bros. Birthday Cake for my daughter’s third birthday. I got a few ideas off the internet and then practiced drawing the design onto a piece of paper. I frosted a rectangle cake with white buttercream frosting. Then I carefully piped the outline of Mario onto the cake. I filled in his … Read more

Coolest Super Mario Brother Cake Photos and How-To Tips 8

I cut the shape out of an 11×15 cake, and then cut out the Super Mario Brother eyes, nose, and mustache. I froze the cake and then put the pieces that I cut out back on the cake, traced them with a toothpick, and slowly filled in my shapes. I frosted the Super Mario Brother … Read more

Mario Brothers Cake

Will's Mario Birthday Cake

My friend Will is an avid video gamer, so I made this cake for his birthday. I made vanilla cake and used food coloring to tint some of it blue. I then made checkerboard layers and decorated it with homemade butter cream icing. The mushroom and the pipe on top are made from sugar cookies … Read more

Coolest Mario Brother’s Birthday Cake

Homemade Mario Brother's Birthday Cake

This Mario Brother’s Birthday Cake is frosted smooth with buttercream and then I used buttercream to decorate is for lack of experience with fondant. I think it turned out pretty good for buttercream. I did use a toothpick to draw all the things on the cake. Stars, stairs, clouds, mushrooms and even the bushes. I … Read more

Coolest Mario Karts Cake

Mario Karts Cake

This Mario Karts Cake was made for a combo birthday party. My boys love Mariocarts, the oldest is 12 he and I planned this without the 4yr old knowing and what a great surprise the little guy had. The track is made up of the black part of cookie leaving out the cream. We decided … Read more

Coolest Super Mario Bros. Birthday Cake

Homemade Super Mario Bros. Birthday Cake

My hair stylist asked if I could do a Super Mario Bros. Birthday Cake and I said I’d give it a go! So glad I did as it’s turned into the best cake I ever made. Mario and Luigi are made from gum paste. I made the feet and legs first and pinned them together … Read more

Coolest Super Mario Brothers Birthday Cake

Homemade Super Mario Brothers Birthday Cake

I made two 9 inch cakes and two smaller cakes on top for this Super Mario Brothers Birthday Cake. I then frosted the cakes and covered them in blue fondant. I made the mushrooms and stars out of fondant and mixed black gel food coloring with vodka to make the eyes. I discovered that if … Read more

Coolest Super Mario and Luigi Cake

Homemade Super Mario and Luigi Cake

I made this Super Mario and Luigi Cake about three years ago. It was made with store bought cake mix and store bought frosting (I will explain more later) in a Wilton full sheet pan 2x. The idea and technique for cake was found on this great website using a technique that many have shared … Read more

Coolest 1-up Mushroom Birthday Cake

Homemade 1-up Mushroom Birthday Cake

My girlfriend is a huge Nintendo fan, with particular love for Super Mario. Her 22nd birthday was coming up, and since it was her first birthday we celebrated together I wanted to do something special for her. And I came up with a 1-up Mushroom Birthday Cake! All the ideas and ingredients were my idea. … Read more

Coolest Super Mario Brother Cake Photos and How-To Tips 9

My son loves Mario from all of the popular Super Mario brother video games. I found an old Mario Bros. shaped pan on Ebay. He is allergic to store-bought frosting so this is a little different and doesnt go through an icing bag with tips. So I had to spread it with a knife as … Read more