Awesome Homemade 4 Tiered Elmo Birthday Cake Idea

Homemade  Elmo Birthday Cake Idea

I made a three tier cake using, each tier layered with chocolate cherry cake and butter vanilla cake with peanut butter icing for this Elmo Birthday Cake Idea. I covered them with fondant then used cookie cutters to put shapes on them. Since it was my son’s second birthday, I put a two on the … Read more

Coolest Homemade Quilted Barbie Birthday Cake

Homemade Barbie Birthday Cake

This homemade Barbie birthday cake was made for a friend who wanted “Barbie & pink!” The top tier was inspired by a Barbie cake I saw online, and I really wanted to try the quilting technique so that’s what I did on the bottom tier. These are 5” & 8” tiers, covered in pink and … Read more

Coolest Incredibles Cake – Dash

Homemade Incredibles  Cake - Dash

I made Dash for my son Matthew’s 8th birthday. He is a free-form cake cut from 2 large rectangle cakes. I used an enlarged clip art picture as a stencil for his outline and a guide for his features. His base is covered in homemade cream cheese icing and topped with Wilton tube icing with … Read more

Coolest Ever Homemade Army Tank Birthday Cake

Homemade Army Tank Birthday Cake

I made this Army Tank Birthday Cake for Ben’s 6th birthday. It’s a simple jam and cream sponge cake iced over and then camoed by painting food coloring. The gun is a chocolate flake wrapped in icing, supported by a kebab skewer. The tracks are chocolate fingers and digestive biscuits sticks. The hole for the … Read more

Awesome 3D Homemade Barnyard Birthday Cake

Homemade Barnyard Birthday Cake

I made this Barnyard Birthday Cake for a friend of mine at work who wanted her granddaughter to have a “Special Barn Cake”. I could have constructed the animals out of fondant but, the grandmother and I agreed she would enjoy playing with the animals,(made of plastic) more after, instead of eating them all up. … Read more

Awesome Homemade Fireman Sam Fire House and Fire Engine Cake

Homemade Fire Engine Cake

This Fire Engine Cake was made for my little boy’s 3rd birthday, as he was obsessed with Fireman Sam. We already had several large and small fire engine toys, so it was a process of putting them all together and choosing which aspects from each toy I could use. Initially I baked a 30x30cm chocolate … Read more

Beautiful Homemade Barbie Doll Birthday Cake Idea

Barbie Doll Birthday Cake Idea

This Barbie Doll Birthday Cake Idea incorporated a real Mintel Barbie doll (not a pick doll) which was inserted through the middle of the cake. The gown was created using fondant icing in 3 different stages. 1. Base of cake was covered using White fondant 2. Using Pink fondant, I then created the bodist a … Read more

Coolest Homemade Camping Birthday Cake

Homemade Camping Birthday Cake

This Homemade Camping Birthday Cake was designed for a double birthday party that had a camp out theme. Each of the birthday kids got to choose their favorite color for the tent and then I tried to make a likeness of them peeking out of through the tent flap. I also made a sign to … Read more

Coolest Homemade Yellow Fire Truck Birthday Cake

Homemade Fire Truck Birthday Cake

My son told me all he wanted for his 4th birthday was a fire truck. But he has so many fire trucks in his toy collection that I thought I’d give him something more memorable – a fire truck birthday cake. I did not trust my ability to use my 9×13 pan and cut the … Read more

Awesome Homemade 3D Cat Cake

Cat Cake

I made this cat cake last year for my friend’s little girl. It was Madeira cake inside and when it was finished it weighed a ton!

Coolest Homemade Barbie Cake for a Sweet Sixteen

Homemade Barbie Cake

My husband made this Barbie Cake for our daughter’s Sweet 16 Birthday. The cake is made of Rice Crispy treats molded to form Barbie’s skirt and fondant is layered over the cake. It is embellished with pink fondant at the waist with a jeweled belt. He then placed the “Fashionista Poseable Barbie” in the center … Read more

Coolest Blue 50th Birthday Cake

Homemade 50th Birthday Cake

I was worried when I got this request for a 50th Birthday Cake, a 5 is an odd shaped number. It was actually easier then I thought to cover in fondant (homemade MM fondant). The bow is molding vanilla (same as molding chocolate). It was fun to make and got to try some new things. … Read more

Coolest Flying Airplane Birthday Cake

Homemade Airplane Birthday Cake

This Airplane Birthday Cake was for my husband’s, a pilot, birthday. The base was two 9×13 layers of chocolate cake, filled with vanilla butter cream and maraschino cherries. The entire cake was covered in homemade blue marshmallow fondant, with clouds cut out of white fondant. I built a frame for the airplane out of thin … Read more

Coolest Homemade 3D Frog Cake

Homemade Frog Cake

I made this frog cake for one of the girl’s that works at my son’s nursery! I made it using a Madeira sponge recipe, the body and head I used 2 sizes of glass Pyrex dishes. I sandwiched them together using butter icing, then to make the prominent features of the frog, i.e eyes and … Read more

Awesome Homemade Construction Birthday Cake

Homemade Construction Birthday Cake

This special construction birthday cake was created for my nephew’s first birthday. It is a two layer half sheet and a two layer 6-inch round white cake with strawberry and banana filling decorated with fondant. The roads were lined with piped butter cream grass. Two holes were carved into the top layer of the sheet … Read more

Awesome Homemade U.S. Army Tank Cake

Homemade Army Tank Cake

My Grandson wanted a ‘GI*Joe’ homemade army tank cake for his 7th birthday, so I found your site and started looking. I found lots of ideas from many different cakes and combined them with my own and came up with a cake that he absolutely loved. This was my first try at sculpting cake and … Read more