Cool Graveyard Cupcakes

Cool Graveyard Cupcakes

I have seen Graveyard cakes so many times in lots of online pages and in magazines for Halloween. We were having a Halloween party at a friend’s house and we preferred to use cupcakes for the kids. I decided to change the graveyard cake into a cupcake for Halloween. I used chocolate frosting crushed chocolate cookies for … Read more

Scary Halloween Birthday Cake

Scary Halloween Birthday Cake

I had a lot of fun with this scariest big 50th birthday cake. I figured you only  turn 50 once in your life, my birthday just happens to be the day before Halloween, so this is what I did. I made the cake from scratch, yes chocolate.I used chocolate frosting for the entire cake. Then I made … Read more

Coolest Pumpkin Cake for a 5-Year-Old Girl

Coolest Pumpkin Cake for a 5-Year-Old Girl

I created this pumpkin cake for a girl’s 5th birthday party. I baked a half sheet cake then made rice crispy treats and cut out the cake where the pumpkin was going to sit and inserted a section of the rice crispy to hold the weight of the pumpkin. I baked cake in two bundt … Read more

Super-Cool Flaming Skull Cake for 10-Year-Old Boy

Super-Cool Flaming Skull Cake for 10-Year-Old Boy

Since my son is apparently “too big” for theme parties, he just wanted to incorporate his favorite colors, orange and blue, and “cool stuff like skulls and flames” into his 10th birthday party cake and decorations.  So I printed up the invitations, which included an orange flaming skull and blue flames. For the cake, I … Read more

Halloween Graveyard Cake

Halloween Graveyard Cake

Using fondant mold and color the tombstones, ghosts, skulls and arms on a toothpick (make at least 8 of each). I then crush/pulverize dark cookies to look like dirt (I like to use Oreo’s). I frosted the cake with green frosting and on the top, after frosting, touched with the side of a knife and pulled up to … Read more

Funny 50th Birthday Graveyard Cake

Funny 50th Birthday Cake Graveyard Cake

My mother turned 50 2 years ago. At 40 she had her 1st birthday cake ever (because her birthday is on Thanksgiving). She cried so hard over a plain cake I knew I had to do something good for her 50th. Well I also make chocolates  and have lots of molds for Halloween.  So I  broke out the … Read more

Fall Pumpkins Cake

Fall Pumpkins Cake

This fall pumpkin cake was made for my sister’s birthday. The pumpkins are actually buntdt cakes covered in fondant with fondant flowers, acorns and leaves. The shinier leaves are isomalt leaves I made after I made the mold for them. The bottom is a single layer cake covered in dark chocolate cookie crumbs to make it look … Read more

Grim Reaper Halloween Birthday Cake

Grim Reaper Halloween Birthday Cake

This cake was made for a 10 tear old ,it is chocolate with chocolate buttercream covered in orange vanilla fondant,the work on the cake is fondant and piped fondant,the top of the cake is a Rice Krispie form covered in fondant,the face is hand painted with edible silver,the tombstone is a Rice Krispie slab covered … Read more

Coolest Halloween Skull Cake

Coolest Halloween Skull Cake

I wanted to try out the 3D skull pan for Wilton’s  and what better time than Halloween?? I baked 2 skulls and after putting them together I covered them both in white fondant. Looking at them just plain white was boring. So I took a paint brush and my black dye and smudged it all over the skull. … Read more

Coolest Ghost and Pumpkin Cake

Homemade Ghost and Pumpkin Cake

I made this Ghost and Pumpkin Cake for my sons’ 8th birthday which had a Halloween theme. The bottom was made using two bunt cakes (both colored orange) that I put on top of each other with frosting and dowels between them to create the “pumpkin” shape. I then frosted it orange. I made the … Read more

Coolest Birthday Casket Cake

Homemade  Birthday Casket Cake

This Birthday Casket Cake I made for my uncle who was turning 45. Previously I had done an over the hill themed cake, so I wanted to do a one foot in the grave cake. That idea did not work out so well when I tried to find a way to get Ken to stand … Read more

Cool Homemade Halloween Graveyard Scene Cake

Homemade Halloween Graveyard Cake

This Halloween Graveyard Cake is a chocolate cake with ganache frosting. The Frankenstein is made from marshmallows. The spider’s legs are pretzels and his body is a cake ball with chocolate sprinkles to resemble fur. The tombstones, cats, pumpkins, ghosts are all sugar cookie dough. The mummy is a mini cupcake. The moon and bats … Read more

Coolest Homemade Graveyard Cake Ideas and Photos 9

Here are two cake ideas I came up with for my daughters annual Halloween party – a pumpkin cake and a graveyard cake. The pumpkin cake is simply a yellow cake made in a bunt pan. I used white icing with yellow and red food coloring to make the orange. The stem is created with … Read more

Coolest Homemade Mummy Cake

Homemade Mummy Cake

I used the Wilton Ball Cake for the mold of the face on this Homemade Mummy Cake. I used a chocolate frosting to cover the entire ball. I then used strips of white fondant and placed them in different areas and directions. The eyes were made using yellow and black fondant.

Coolest Mad Hatter Cake

Mad Hatter Cake

This Mad Hatter cake was made for my best friend who just turned 18. I was really excited to start this cake because it was my first time ever doing a cake this size and using fondant. However I think it turned out awsome and everyone loved it! I colored and flavored the fondant 3 … Read more

Cool Homemade Scooby Doo Haunted House Cake

Homemade Scooby Doo Haunted House Cake

I made this Scooby Doo Haunted House Cake for my son’s 5th birthday. He was having a Scooby Doo mystery party and he wanted a haunted house cake. I used a lot of ideas from my favorite site www.coolest-birthday-cakes.com. First I made a 13×9 chocolate cake for the bottom and frosted it with chocolate icing. … Read more

Coolest Homemade Haunted House Cake Ideas and Photos 4

I made this haunted house cake for our Halloween party. Made wade with crispy sugar cookies, not ginger bread. I designed the house prior to baking the cookies, cut each sheet out and glued together with royal icing. I had to use some string to hold it until it dried. I decorated it while placed … Read more

Cool Homemade 3D Halloween Pumpkin Cake

Pumpkin Cake

I have never made a cake decorated with fondant before so I found a recipe for marshmallow fondant which sounded good, so I thought I’d give it a try. I got the idea to do a pumpkin cake from this site. I made it from 2 orange bundt cakes, stacked bottom to bottom. I used … Read more

Coolest Halloween Pumpkin Birthday Cake

Homemade Halloween Pumpkin Birthday Cake

This Halloween Pumpkin Birthday Cake was my son’s 2nd Halloween Birthday cake. I made it of fondant. This cake was the cutest thing ever and such a big hit. The pumpkin on top is made of fondant as well-too cute.

Coolest Jack-o-Lantern Cake

Jack-O-Lantern Cake

To make this Jack-O-Lantern cake I baked 3 10 inch chocolate layers. When they were cooled I filled and stacked the cake. Then I carved the rounded edges and undercut the bottom. I also carved out a depression in the top for the stem. I covered it in vanilla buttercream and put it in the … Read more

Coolest Homemade Pumpkin Cake Ideas and Photos 11

My sons elementary school was having a Harvest Cake Decorating contest. We didn’t want to make anything gross or too spooky, so we decided on a pumpkin cake. Using a bundt pan, make two cakes using any recipe. Invert one cake on top of the other to make a fuller, taller pumpkin. Once cake cools, … Read more

Cool Homemade Skull and Cross Bones Cake

Skull and Cross Bones Cake

I had a good time making this skull and crossbones cake. I used one round pan and one square pan for the design. Then just buy looking at a photo of a skull and crossbones I used a toothpick and drew on the designs I needed to outline with the different icing. I personally think … Read more

Coolest Skull and Bones Mud Cake

Coolest Skull and Bones Mud Cake

This Skull and Bones Mud Cake was a lot of fun. This was my first creepy scene so it was exciting to create this vision in my head. I usually take a week or two to brainstorming before I start any cake. Hope you enjoy this cake as much as we did. Here is how … Read more

Coolest Witch Cake

Homemade Witch Cake

This witch cake was so simple. My girlfriend’s daughter has a Halloween birthday and loves to celebrate the holidays together, so I was asked to come up with something not to scary but maybe a little wicked. This is what I came up with. I baked a boxed cake mix in a giant cupcake pan. … Read more