Coolest Two-in-One Christmas Cake

2 in 1 Christmas Cake

I decorated  this Christmas cake for the last year holiday season. A rich fruit cake made by my English aunt was the base for the two options of this cake. I covered the top with royal icing -for the snowed scenery- and stuck a fence and some decorative christmas trees near the edges. Then I … Read more

15+ Coolest Graduation Cakes – Awesome Graduation Cake Ideas!

Coolest Graduation Cakes

This cool collection of graduation cakes is sure to provide you with inspiration as you set off to create the coolest graduation cake ever. Good luck! Coolest Preschool Graduation Cake Graduation cakes submitted by Brie This is my 4 year old son’s preschool graduation cake.  The class was having a party at school and I wanted to make something … Read more

7 Cool Graduation Cake Ideas for Med School Graduates

Cool Med School Graduation Cake Ideas

This cool collection of Graduation cake ideas is sure to provide you with inspiration as you set off to create the coolest graduation cake ever. Good luck! BioMed Graduation Cake Graduation cake ideas submitted by Tiffany N. I had a friend contact me one day. She said a friend of hers daughter was graduating from High School and was needing … Read more

Coolest Homemade Bapstism Cake With a Rustic Theme

Coolest Rustic theme Baptismal Cake

I made this cake for my daughter’s best friend’s Little Angel. I used yellow fondant to cover the cake and used airbrushed to make it more realistic. I used airbrush colors red, green and orange. Then I rolled thin strips of brown fondant to make it look like twigs and pasted them to the side … Read more

Coolest Homemade Funny Divorce Cake

Funny Divorce Cake

Going through a 3 year divorce is exhausting mentally and physically but you learn how to push yourself and it helps if you have a good sense of humor through it.  I wanted to celebrate my own divorce but you realize that you can’t after all the bills come. So I wanted to celebrate with … Read more

Coolest Homemade Jerusalem Wailing Wall Cake

wailing wall cake

I made this Wailing Wall cake to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Jerusalem Day for my daughter’s kindergarten. Background for Jerusalem Day Jerusalem Day is an Israeli national holiday commemorating the reunification of Jerusalem in the 1967 Six-Day War. Jerusalem is a beautiful and ancient holy city in Israel. The Old City of Jerusalem has significant importance … Read more

Coolest Homemade Steampunk Wedding Cake

Spunky Steampunk Wedding Cake

A few years ago I was asked by family friends if I would take on the task of a wedding cake. Now, I’m not a pro, here.  I work 45 hours a week at a small law office and sell skin care on the side. I’m certainly not the cake lady. Our friends were impressed … Read more

My First Homemade Three Tiered Wedding Cake!

My first homemade three tiered wedding cake!

This three tiered wedding cake was a homemade red velvet cake with cream cheese filling and vanilla buttercream. Each tier was covered with white modeling chocolate. Then it was decorated with grey and coral embellishments that I hand made and attached with melted white chocolate. The roses and Stargazer Lilies were made from homemade gum … Read more

Cool One Eyed Skull Cake

one eyed skull cake

I decided I would like to make a Halloween cake and rather than eat it myself, I held a raffle at work to raise money for a vetrans charity and a cancer nurse charity. It was well received and I made around £150. I did use a skull shaped tin for the actual cake but … Read more

Cool Tiffany Box Bridal Shower Cake

tiffanycake

My soon to be niece asked if I could make her bridal shower cake. Of course, I said sure. I asked her to send me a picture of what she wanted. A couple of days later she sent me a picture of a Tiffany & Co. box and said that instead of it saying Tiffany … Read more

4 Super-Easy Easter Cupcakes

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Easy Bunny Easter Cupcakes I’m surprised I haven’t seen postings of bunny Easter cupcakes this easy, yet. For the grass, I dropped a few drops of green food coloring in whipped store-bought frosting. I added some green sugar sprinkles for effect. To make the bunnies, I used half a powdered mini-donut for each body. I … Read more

4 Easy Easter Egg Cake Ideas

Easter Egg Cakes

Fun Easter Egg Cake I started off this Easter egg cake by making two cakes. One was a sheet cake pan that requires 11 cups of cake mix (almost two boxes worth)! For the second cake I used the top of my small roasting pan so that it would look oval like an egg. This time … Read more

All-White Cute Wedding Cake

All-White Cute Wedding Cake

I was asked by a friend to make a 3 tier wedding cake. We searched Pinterest and she picked a design she liked. First using the 6″ cake tin for size I made the two birds with modelling paste and set aside to dry out before painting the beaks, wings and tails with a gold food colouring … Read more

Fun Halloween Sweet Sixteen Skull Cake

Fun Halloween Sweet Sixteen Skull Cake

A Skull Cake is what happens when brainstorming ideas for my son’s Halloween themed 16th birthday party take a 180° turn. I asked him what he wanted, and all he gave me to go on was wanting a more non-kid themed party. So I started tossing out creepy/gory cake ideas. With his input, we were just about … Read more

Coolest ‘Til Death Do Us Part Wedding Cake

Coolest 'Til Death Do Us Part Wedding Cake

This 4 tiered custom designed “’til death do us part wedding cake” was the most recent in my line-up of cakes submitted here.The bride and groom wanted to theme their wedding “Til Death Do Us Part,” so the skulls and skeletons fit the theme. Wedding Cake Instructions The tiers are 14″, 12″, 10″, and 8″.  … Read more

Cool Homemade Thanksgiving Cornucopia Cake

Cool Homemade Thanksgiving Cornucopia Cake

My husband and I always host Thanksgiving dinner for our very close friends and family. I love the tradition of having a cornucopia on my table. I normally make cornucopia using a horn-shaped bamboo basket with fresh fruits and dried corn, some fresh fall flowers, and some dried decorative squash. Since I love making cakes, not as a business … Read more

Harvest Cake for Thanksgiving

Harvest Cake for Thanksgiving

This harvest cake was for my daughter-in-law’s birthday. I started watching Ace of Cakes and decided I would like to try my hand at decorating cakes for my family. I should have used Rice Krispy treats for the base for the pumpkins. I had no idea how heavy fondant could be. The top layer of … Read more

Mummy Baby Shower Cake

Mummy Baby Shower Cake

This is one of my first cakes. I was asked by a friend to make a baby shower cake. She wanted Seahawk and Halloween colors with a Halloween design. No problem! Took me a while to come up with something that I could incorporate both themes into one cake and not be weird. Not every day … Read more

Red and White Lamp Wedding Cake

Red and White Lamp Wedding Cake

This is one of my best wedding cakes yet. This cake took 216 total flowers as most of them are doubled and 132 edible bling diamonds.  Yes there are edible diamonds in every flower on this cake. This wedding cake was for my best friend.  This cake was so heavy! It was this was 14” 12” … Read more

Head on a Platter Halloween Cake Idea

Head on a Platter Halloween Cake Idea

This head on a platter Halloween cake idea is fun and easy to make. I am by no means a professional cake decorator at all! I had to find something in my kitchen to bake the size and shape I wanted for this cake. I couldn’t believe it but deep in my cabinets I found a … Read more

Coolest 40th Wedding Anniversary Cake

Coolest 40th Wedding Anniversary Cake

I adore making cakes with models on the top and was asked to make a 40th wedding anniversary cake with a couple sitting on a bench on the top of a cake. It was for my niece’s mom and dad’s ruby anniversary. 40th Wedding Anniversary Cake Directions She wanted a plain 10” square sponge cake, so I baked two 10″square cakes. … Read more

Sweetest Baby Boy Christening Cake

Sweetest Baby Boy Christening Cake

I always wanted to make a very elaborated cake so I tried making this baby boy christening cake for my grandson’s christening. Baby Boy Christening Cake Details The two tiers were made with vanilla cakes. The bottom cake has vanilla cream with filibert crushed nut. The top cake has nocciola cream made with crushed nuts, and … Read more

Zombies Eating Brains Cake

Zombies Eating Brains Cake

I made a zombie eating brains cake for a Mom that needed a 17th birthday cake for her daughter.  She wanted gore, and brains, and then at the last minute she asked for me to add zombies. I didn’t know where to begin.  I had never made a fondant person before, let alone a “zombie”. … Read more

Coolest Bunny Birthday Cake

Coolest Bunny Birthday Cake

I made this bunny birthday cake for my 8 year old bunny lover! This cake was fun and easy to make. My granddaughter wanted a bunny cake with 3 layers and that is what she’s getting.  How I Made This Bunny Birthday Cake I looked on the internet for bunny ideas.  I’m not very good at painting details … Read more