Cool Homemade Disney Princess Cake

Coolest Disney Princess Cake

I made this pretty pink Disney princess cake for a 4 year girl. It is a chocolate cake layered with chocolate butter cream icing.  It’s covered in sugar paste. I couldn’t find my round nozzle and I was about to panic when I realized that I can use a plastic packet and cut the tip off … Read more

Best Barbie Fan Princess Party Cakes

Best Barbie Fan Princess Party Cakes

For my granddaughter’s 4th birthday party, she decided on the Disney princesses theme with  Cinderella, Ariel, and Belle as her main characters. My daughter-in-law purchased the princesses to later be given as her gifts and I baked the cakes using Wilsons classic wonder mold. All three cakes were different flavors. The Barbies were actually too … Read more

Time Warp 1st Birthday Doll Cake

Time Warp 1st Birthday Doll Cake

When it came time to make my daughter’s first birthday cake I cracked out the old family photo album and decided to imitate my own first birthday cake, made for me by my nana. I’m not sure what flavour cake it was but the look on my brother and cousin’s faces in the picture say … Read more

Sofia the First Birthday Cake

Sofia the First Birthday Cake

This is a Sofia the first birthday cake that I made for my granddaughter’s 3rd birthday party. Needless to say she is a huge Princess Sophia fan. I wanted to make the figures myself out of gum paste, however I knew I could never pull that off. I decided that a doll sitting on top … Read more

Cool Cinderella and her Fairy God Mother Cake

I made this Cinderella and her Fairy God Mother cake for my daughter’s 4th birthday.  She really wanted a doll cake which I wasn’t keen on but I decided to do it for her with a twist by adding the Fairy God Mother. Fairy God Mother face was modeled out of fondant and hand painted.  Her … Read more

Belle of the Ball Cake

Belle of the Ball Cake

My daughter was never really into Barbies or Disney princesses. When she came to me and asked for a Belle Barbie cake for her birthday, I was a bit surprised, but I figured I could do it. I did however know I did not want to spend $40 on a doll cake. I got lucky … Read more

Cute Blue Barbie Birthday Cake for a 3 Year Old

Coolest Barbie Birthday Cake

This Barbie birthday cake is the confidence my 3 year old daughter showed in me. How a little thing can also make you realize “nothing is impossible”.  All kids love their special day- birthday period. When growing up they have these phases where they start liking a character (cartoon) and then their liking keeps changing. … Read more

Coolest Cinderella Birthday Cake

Coolest Cinderella Birthday Cake

Months before my niece’s seventh birthday party she decided she wanted a regal princess birthday party. Would Aunt Amanda make her a special Cinderella birthday cake?  Of course!  We spent hours looking at examples and pictures of Cinderella various cakes, and she finally formed in her mind her vision for the perfect birthday cake. So … Read more

Coolest Homemade Customized Doll Cake

Coolest Homemade Customized Doll Cake

It was fun to make this doll cake, although it took me a lot of time. I’m a first-timer and it didn’t come out the way I wanted but I’m still proud of it and people said it was nice. The decorations I made were far from what I planned so I just went with … Read more

Finally Legal Barbie Cake

Finally Legal Barbie Cake

My daughter was turning 21 and of all things, she wanted a Barbie Cake. So I dug out my grandmother’s midnite chocolate cake recipe and started baking. I doubled the recipe and used a batter bowl to bake it in. It took 1 hour and ten minutes at 325 to get done. I let it … Read more

Coolest Easy Pink Barbie Cake

Coolest Easy Pink Barbie Cake

My husband spotted this site when we were looking for ideas on what kind of cake to make for our four year old after browsing for a while I decided to give a go to a pink Barbie cake. Took a big bowl that seemed OK size wise and put plastic wrap on the inside. … Read more

Coolest Princess Barbie Birthday Cake

Coolest Princess Barbie Birthday Cake

My daughter kept changing her mind about what type of cake she wanted for her 3rd birthday party. It kept changing between Peppa Pig, Minnie Mouse, Disney princess and Barbie! So I didn’t start planning her Princess Barbie birthday cake until a few days before. I have only sculpted a few cakes before so wasn’t quite sure … Read more

Coolest Dancing Princess Barbie Doll Cake

Coolest Dancing Princess Barbie Doll Cake

This was my very first fondant cake!! My twin nieces love anything that has to do with princesses. For their 4th birthday they got a regular Barbie doll cake (the one with a plastic doll on top), they were on cloud nine, they thought it was the best cake ever!! I, on the other hand, thought … Read more

Awesome Jasmine on Comfy Cushions Cake

Awesome Jasmine on Comfy Cushions Cake

The Disney Princesses are and will remain always a favorite with young little girls. A few weeks ago a lady phoned me to order a birthday cake for her daughter who was turning 8. She told me that she wanted a princess Jasmine’s cake. She also told me that she had a plastic figurine of Jasmine which … Read more

Cool Homemade Pink and Yellow Barbie Birthday Cake

Coolest Barbie Birthday Cake

I offered to make a Barbie doll cake for my friend’s daughter’s 5th birthday.  I used the Wilton Wonder mold pan rented from my local cake supply store and also baked one 8″ cake to go underneath and add the height I needed to accommodate an actual Barbie doll.  The Wonder mold pan required 2 … Read more

Barbie Doll Cake for My 4-Year-Old Granddaughter

Barbie Doll Cake for My 4-Year-Old Granddaughter

My soon to be four year old granddaughter really wanted a Barbie cake for her birthday, and as she was having a dual party with a best friend, I got to make two cakes! I bought two Barbies-one with a purple streak and one with a pink hair streak- Harper wanted a purple dress and … Read more

Awesome Sofia the First Cake

Awesome Sofia the First Cake

I think my love of fun birthday cakes probably began with my Mom’s homemade Barbie princess cakes! I have 2 boys so thrilled to finally make a princess cake!  To make this cake, I used a 5″ Sofia doll and wrapped the bottom in Saran Wrap to protect the dress. I baked 3 cakes – … Read more

Coolest Princess Birthday Cake

Coolest Princess Birthday Cake

Whilst discussing a relative’s 18th birthday cake, my God-daughter, Summer, asked if I would make her birthday cake.” Of course,” I responded, “what kind of cake would you like?” “I’d like a princess cake Auntie Julie,” at which point her Mum added ” it needs to feed 30″. “Err, ok” I replied nervously. I had … Read more

Ultimate Cinderella Surprise Cake

Ultimate Cinderella Surprise Cake

My daughter chose a doll cake (with shark, yes I said shark, cupcakes) for her 6th birthday. Not only had I never made a cake like this but there were a large amount of little guests ( boys and girls) that were coming. Yikes! I did want it to be a surprise so I did the … Read more

Coolest Barbie’s Car Birthday Cake

Coolest Barbie's Car Birthday Cake

I was asked to make a  birthday cake for a little girl who simply loves Barbie. One day while I was driving, a beautiful white convertible car passed in front of me and that was the inspiration for my cake. I said, how about a nice modern convertible sports car for the most fashionable doll … Read more

Coolest Butterfly Princess Birthday Cake

Coolest Butterfly Princess Birthday Cake

I made this butterfly princess birthday cake last year for my friend’s daughter Meher’s birthday who turned 10. The cake was a light strawberry flavored sponge cake with custard cream and fresh strawberry chunks in between the layers. I normally don’t like to cover the whole cake with fondant because my friends and family members … Read more

Pretty Brat Birthday Cake

Pretty Brat Birthday Cake

I made this pretty dolly for my colleagues grand daughter who turned 5 years this weekend past.  My colleague brought me one of her dolls and I wrapped the dolly’s legs in cling wrap as she had “tricky” legs and I didn’t want to damage them. I made 5 vanilla flavored round cakes and sandwiched … Read more

Coolest Princess and the Frog Birthday Cake

Coolest Princess and the Frog Birthday Cake

I made this Princess and the Frog birthday cake for my friend’s daughter…she loves the Princess and the Frog and her mom asked if I could possibly try to make something. I looked for ideas on the internet. There’s so many sites with so many techniques I was so overwhelmed but I decided to just … Read more

Cool Homemade Princess Barbie Cake Using Wilton Classic Wonder Mold

Coolest Princess Barbie Cake

I used a basic cake mix using a Wilton Classic Wonder Mold for this princess Barbie cake. I used cranberry marmalade instead  of butter cream because of storage concerns. I colored the fondant with violet and kept the main skirt white. Ruffles went on first, then the doll body top and styled her hair. I … Read more