Coolest Homemade Army Tank Cake with I.D. Tags

Homemade Army Tank Cake

My neighbor asked me to make her son a military cake and so I put this Army Tank Cake together from a bunch of ideas on the internet. It’s 90% edible except the soldier on top and the wooden dowel covered in fondant for the gun. To make the ID tags I used silver edible … Read more

Awesome Homemade Pink Baby Shower Cake Design

Homemade Baby Shower Cake Design

A friend asked me to make this Baby Shower Cake Design, the only thing I had to go on was that it needed to be pink! I had a rough idea in mind, but it actually took two weeks to make all the little squares, which are made from sugar paste. I also made individual … Read more

Coolest Flower Pot Cake

Homemade Flower Pot Cake

I wanted to make a special cake for my Nana’s 80th birthday. She is a keen gardener and that is how I came up with the idea of a flower pot for the cake. The flowers and leaves were fairly simple and were made over a few days whenever I had a little time to … Read more

Awesome Homemade Baseball Cake

Homemade Baseball Cake

So my little nephew is a crazy sports fan. I personally do not have any kids but somehow I have become the family cake maker. So when my now 7 year old nephew looked at me and asked me to “please..oh please make him a baseball cake..all round just like a real ball” ..what could … Read more

Awesome 1st Birthday Cake with Blue Teddy Bear

Homemade 1st Birthday Cake

I made the fruit cake using a traditional Christmas cake recipe weeks before my son’s birthday and kept adding brandy to the baked cake (intended for the adults!!)to keep it moist! I had another cake for the kids! I then covered it in warm apricot jam, allowed to cool then covered in marzipan. Leave for … Read more

Awesome Homemade Cinderella Carriage Cake

Homemade Cinderella Carriage Cake

This Cinderella carriage cake was made for a Charity fete last year which supports children with terminal or degenerative illnesses. It’s called “The Rainbow Children’s Trust”. I was approached by the organizer of the event, who asked if I would donate one of my “party cakes”. These are simply Victoria Sponges or coffee cakes – … Read more

Coolest Homemade Triceratops Dinosaur Cake

Homemade Dinosaur Cake

This dinosaur cake was made for my friend, her little boy wanted a Triceratops cake for his birthday. She also wanted to learn cake decorating. This post goes out to Stephanie G. a great future decorator who helped a ton with this cake. The cake is a chocolate butter recipe, with cookies n cream filling … Read more

Coolest Homemade QPR Football Birthday Cake

Homemade Football Birthday Cake

This Football Birthday Cake was made for a cousin’s 40th birthday. He is a big Qpr fan so I tried to match the colours. Transporting it was difficult as the legs fell off! But I had taken some extra icing with me in case of emergency grafting! I know it’s not perfect, but I was … Read more

Stunning Homemade 1st Birthday Cake with Flowers

Homemade 1st Birthday Cake

This 1st birthday cake was done for a one year old who loves flowers and butterflies. I had done this little girl’s baby shower cake before she was born, so it was a labor of love. This is a two tiered 10″ and 5″ round butter cream chocolate cake with a whipped chocolate ganache filling. … Read more

Awesome Homemade 3 Tiered Curious George Cake

Curious George Cake

This Curious George cake is my 2nd fondant cake. My nephew wanted a Curious George cake for his 4th birthday. I have seen cakes made as the “big yellow hat” and I thought that would be cool as a cake topper. So that was made out of a 2 layers of a 4″ pan and … Read more

Coolest Homemade Guitar Hero Birthday Cake

Homemade  Guitar Hero Birthday Cake

This Guitar cake, inspired by Eddie Van Halen and Guitar Hero, was for our eight year old son who’s recently mastered the Guitar Hero Series of games on Nintendo’s WII. The little monster plays the game on some type of HYPER speed with his back turned which makes me wonder what he will do with … Read more

Coolest Bridal Flower Cake

Bridal Flower Cake

I love flowers. I don’t use cutters or templates (not that those are bad), I just try to see what I can do with very little tools. Anyway, thank you for looking.

Awesome Homemade Pink Cinderella Dress Cake With Fondant Mice

Cinderella Cake

The mannequin is the doll for the wonder mold, with the head and arms removed. You can cover with fondant or use a plastic spray, which is what I did. The bottom of the dress is, of course, the wonder mold. Covered on fondant. All accents are 50/50 gumpaste/ fondant. Everything was hand made and … Read more

Awesome Homemade Electric Guitar Cake

Homemade Electric Guitar Cake

This is a homemade electric guitar cake made from yellow pound cake, buttercream icing and fondant. The outer edge of the guitar was airbrushed then dabbed with a paper-towel. It is about 4 feet long. It was carved out of layers of pound cake, filled with buttercream and covered in fondant. The neck was also … Read more

Awesome Fondant Flower Baby Shower Cake

Homemade Baby Shower Cake

I made this Baby Shower cake for my friend Lisa’s baby shower. The cake had four color layers and two flavors. I used vanilla and yellow Betty Crocker cake mixes and separated the batter from each cake into two. I used food color to color the batter before I baked it. The flowers and the … Read more

Awesome Homemade 2 Tiered Handy Manny Cake

Homemade  Handy Manny Cake

This Handy Manny Cake took me about a week to make. All of the tools and Handy Manny are made from fondant. The cake is iced with buttercream and then I let it crust. I took viva pater towel and smooted it out. It makes it look like the cake is covered in fondant. Thanks … Read more

Coolest Homemade Monkey Graduation Cake

Homemade Graduation Cake

This homemade graduation cake was made for a friend’s daughter’s graduation… she loves monkeys. I made the monkey out of rice krispie treats, as well as the basketball. I then covered them with fondant. The books are red velvet cake (each double layered) covered with buttercream and fondant… everything else on the cake is fondant … Read more

The Incredibles Cake

The Incredibles Cake

My daughter wanted and Incredibles themed birthday. I thought the red was a little much, but she loved the Incredibles cake and could not figure out how I got the logo on the cake. I made a white box cake mix in a 9 X 13 pan. I used buttercream icing and iced the cake … Read more

Awesome Homemade 2 Tiered Baby Elmo Cake

Elmo Cake

This Elmo cake was make out of 2 banana cakes and sugar paste. Baby Elmo was also made out of sugar paste. This cake was made for my son’s 1st birthday, he loves Elmo but i didn’t want to make an Elmo face cake. So I found a cute picture of baby Elmo and copied … Read more

Coolest Incredibles Cake

The Incredibles Cake

My son wanted an Incredible birthday party and I decided to make one Incredible cake for him. I used the Wilton stand up teddy bear as a start and carved out the shape for Jack Jack. I also used two rounds for the other layers, one for the logo and one for the candles and … Read more