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

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

Cool Skull Cake

Cool Skull Cake

For my skull cake, I used devils food cake in a 2 piece skull pan. Lightly frosted with butter cream and let dry. Then heavier frosted again with butter cream. I used paint brushes to frost in the smaller areas. To draw in the teeth I thinned the frosting with water and used a toothpick to … Read more

Coolest Day of the Dead Cake

Coolest Day of the Dead Cake

I was asked to make a cake for the dinner that the Airforce base does once a month for the warriors who stay here at the hospital while recovering from injuries they get down range. This month the KHAC or Kaiserslautern Hispanic American Club was hosting and as it’s also Halloween month. They wanted both … Read more

Cool Sugar Skull Cake

Cool Sugar Skull Cake

A friend’s daughter was turning 5, and really wanted a sugar skull cake.  I got the Wilton’s 3d cake pan from Michael’s, and covered it in decorative fondant.  It was a huge hit!  The girl’s mom had fun with the candles too, she put one in the middle of each eye, one in the forehead, … Read more

Cool Skull Cake with 70’s Zombie-Style Band Covers

Cool Skull Cake with 70's Zombie-Style Band Covers

My BFF is a special effects makeup artist, myself as well. So for his birthday I wanted to bring the makeup artist and haunt actor to life in his cake.He also loves 70’s punk bands, so I made his favorite band album covers in zombie form. He also collects skulls so this is how I … Read more

Coolest Homemade Skull Cake for a Birthday

Coolest Homemade Skull Cake for a Birthday

Well, since I am the only person out of my friends that knows how to make cakes, I decided to make my own birthday cake. And with my obsession for skulls this cake just seemed perfect. I didn’t want to pay the $50 for a Wilton skull pan so I decided to make my own. … Read more

Coolest Treasure Chest with Skull Cake

I wanted to do a big skull cake, but didn’t want to pay $35 for the cake mold, so instead I paid $3 for a chocolate skull mold and made a treasure chest cake instead. The cake had half chocolate layers and half white cake. All details were made with homemade marshmallow fondant. The skull … 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

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

Cool Homemade Skull Cake

Skull Cake

This was not a Halloween cake, but rather a birthday cake. My son is obsessed with skulls, so this is the cake I made. It is an ice cream cake I made with a spring form pan and little ice cream sandwiches. I fanned the sandwiches within the form, and filled in the void space … Read more

Coolest Skull Birthday Cake

Homemade Skull Birthday Cake

This Skull Birthday Cake was for my son’s girlfriend’s 21st birthday. It’s 11X14 chocolate cake with butter cream frosting. She always said how cool the cakes were I did for my kids so I thought I would surprise her with this. She loved it.

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 Skull and Crossbones Cake

Homemade Skull and Crossbones Cake

I made this Skull and Crossbones Cake out of rice crispy treats. It was for my friend’s birthday and she loves rice crispy treats. It is covered with white icing and topped with edible beads.

Coolest Skull & Crossbones Birthday Cake

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For my brother’s 40th birthday, the theme was Skull & Cross-Bones. It was difficult to make the cake not look “cartoon-ish” but I succeeded! The cake is yellow cake with homemade buttercream frosting, tinted a cool silvery-purple (Wilton purple with a drop of Wilton black makes a really cool silver color – test it with … Read more

Coolest She Skull Cake

Homemade She Skull Cake

I made this cake for a friends daughter’s birthday party. It was a pirate theme. A few short cuts I did was buy box cake mix, the strawberry filling and the fondant. I colored the fondant and made the vanilla buttercream myself. I got the recipe from Martha Stewart’s website (the best I’ve had yet). … Read more

Coolest Skull Cake

Homemade Skull Cake

This Skull Cake was an inspired birthday cake for my nephew. He had said to me that he wanted it gross and creepy. Well, since he is only 9 I figured I wouldn’t go too gross! So, the skull is all cake! No rice krispie. Its a red velvet cake with cherry pie filling to … Read more

Coolest Pirate Skull Cake

Homemade Pirate Skull Cake

I made this 6″ Pirate Skull cake and 85 cupcakes for a friend’s son’s first birthday. The theme was ‘Pirates, red and black’. Half of the cupcakes were vanilla cakes and half were chocolate. I made homemade buttercream icing from the C&H Sugar Recipe and colored half of it red and the other half black. … Read more

Coolest Skull Birthday Cake

Homemade Skull Birthday Cake

I was trying to think of the perfect cake to do for my husband. I looked at a lot of the cakes on your website to try and get an idea. Well, they all were golf or something like that. So I thought of the things he was interested in and here is what I … Read more

Coolest Halloween Skull Birthday Cake

Homemade Halloween Skull Birthday Cake

My Halloween Skull Birthday Cake was made for my daughter Rebekah who is older and not so fond of “normal” birthday cakes. The cake was made in an 8″ Wilton oval cake pan. The cake itself was milk chocolate and the icing was buttercream. The technique I used in putting the design on the cake … Read more

Coolest Evil Skull Birthday Cake

Homemade Evil Skull Birthday Cake

I started out this Evil Skull Birthday Cake by mixing up my own Red Velvet cake; I thought it was appropriate for this cake. With this cake pan you must spray with Pam and then coat with flour. The cake comes in 2 sections which have to be assembled. The backs of each cake half … Read more

Coolest Red Sox Skull Cake

Red Sox Skull Cake

My son has an October birth date, so this year he wanted a Halloween/Red Sox skull cake. This is what I came up with. I thought it turned out kind of neat. I was extremely rushed so the decorating is a little sloppy. I used store bought dark chocolate fudge cake mix with creamy white … Read more

Free Cake Decorating Idea for a Skull-Shaped Cake 0

This is for my son Raidens sixth birthday. The theme was skull! I had to make 48 cupcakes. I had never seen a cupcake cake before but really liked how this one turned out. Judging by the look on his face he did as well. I never let my boys see the cake before they … Read more