Coolest Homemade Stars and Stripes Patriotic Cakes 0

This was a July 4th cake. One has to make patriotic cakes on this date so this is what I made. It was eight layers high and had a sugar cookie base. The whole cake was iced in white and starred with red and blue. Those are red hots around the brim. I wanted to … Read more

Coolest Homemade Map-Shaped Special Occasion Cake Photos 0

We decided that our sons 1st birthday party would be a safari theme. There are many different cakes that can be created for this theme but my husband came up with something a little different. We wanted a special occasion cake for our first birthday. For Madagascar we used a leaf tip to make long … Read more

Coolest Homemade Emblem Patriotic Cake Photos 0

This patriotic cake was for my Godson who loves American History – especially the Presidents. Since this is something he loves I decided to do a sort of replica of the Presidential seal emblem. It is a four layer vanilla cake. I used buttercream icing for the decorations which were made using a paper template. … Read more

Coolest Red, White and Blue 4th Of July Cake

Homemade 4th Of July Cake

I made this 4th Of July Cake using 14″ & 10″ round cake pans, 3 balloon weights which I bought at the dollar store and took them apart and used most of the material, a dozen star picks(purchased at a cake supply store), homemade fondant(which I tinted red, white, and blue), and an under layer … Read more

Coolest Homemade Stars and Stripes Patriotic Cakes 1

I made this for my July 4th party we had. It was a huge hit! I used buttercream frosting and chocolate cake. I used clear vanilla so my white would be a true white. My red was a Christmas red from Wilton. I got this idea for Patriotic cakes from Peggy Weaver. She explains it … Read more

Coolest Homemade Map-Shaped Special Occasion Cake Photos 1

I made this special occasion cake for the bicentennial of St. John the Baptist parish in Louisiana. I baked four cakes and cut out the shape of Louisiana. Its just a basic white cake, the layers have white icing in the middle and the icing is fondant with butter cream under it. Then I used … Read more

Coolest Star Shaped 4th Of July Cake

Homemade 4th Of July Cake

This 4th Of July Cake was fun! I made this cake for a friend’s 4th of July party. I used a Wilton star cake pan. The cake is covered in fondant (tinted in royal blue). I used a star cookie cutter and cut blue stars out of the cake which I replaced with white stars … Read more

Coolest Homemade Stars and Stripes Patriotic Cakes 2

I used a six inch round cake on the top and an eight inch round cake on the bottom. I colored the fondant red and blue. I painted the blue with royal blue luster dust. I used wooden skewers dyed with blue water. The stars were just little foam stars.I have never made patriotic cakes … Read more

Coolest 2 Tiered 4th Of July Cake

Homemade 4th Of July Cake

I made this 4th Of July Cake for my sister’s 30th birthday. It’s 2 tiers with homemade buttercream frosting. And I made the stars and strips out of marshmallow fondant. It was the hit of the party!

Coolest Homemade Stars and Stripes Patriotic Cakes 3

I made this cake using my Wilton Star shaped cake pan. It took just one cake mix. I made homemade butter cream icing and tinted some of it red and blue. For cake decorations I had clowns, who were made from icing-tip 21 ( Wilton ); and the heads are plastic stick-ons. The inside of … Read more

Coolest Patriotic Cupcake Cake

Homemade Patriotic Cupcake Cake

For Memorial weekend, we had a last minute get together. I decided to make some kind of a Patriotic Cupcake Cake using my giant cupcake pan. I made that cake a carrot cake. For the bottom, I used white icing and cut red stripes from sugar paper. Knowing that children would not like the carrot … Read more

Coolest Flag Birthday Cake

Homemade Flag Birthday Cake

I made this Confederate Flag cake for my sister-in-law Shawna’s 38th birthday. This was the second cake I had ever made but I must say now I am hooked! She personally requested this theme cake but, let me make it quite clear, we are not in the least racist. I started with a normal chocolate … Read more

Coolest Homemade Stars and Stripes Patriotic Cakes 4

This cake was made from three complete white cake mixes to form three layers, two of which I added red or blue food coloring and one was left white to give the inside a red, white, and blue effect. I got the idea from a magazine cover with patriotic cakes, published during my husbands deployment … Read more

Coolest Homemade Patriotic Cupcake Recipes and Photos 0

Bake per box instructions.  (I used white cake mix and stirred in four tablespoons of red/white/blue decorating sprinkles as cup cake decorations.)  Make butter cream icing and tint 1/3 royal blue/, 1/3 white, and 1/3 red.  Using decorator # 33, pull out blue “fireworks” around outside edge.  Then do a circle of white.  Finish with … Read more

Coolest Fourth of July Flag Cake

Homemade Fourth of July Flag Cake

This Fourth of July Flag Cake is the cake I made for our fourth of July BBQ. It is 2 round layers covered in fondant I used cookie cutters for the stars and cut red and white strips for flag then rolled them together before draping on cake. It was a fairly easy cake and … Read more

Coolest Army Patriotic Cake

Homemade Army Patriotic Cake

This cake takes some time to make, so be patient. I first purchased the staggered tier cake stand from Wilton. The first day I took Wilton fondant (white) and colored the fondant green and rolled it out to make the grass. Then I carefully placed it over the bottom of the stand (prior to putting … Read more

Coolest American Flag Cake

Homemade American Flag Cake

This is an American Flag cake that I made for an ROTC event for my daughter, Jessica. The cake has exactly 50 stars and 13 strips beginning and ending with red.

Coolest Brazilian Flag Cake

Homemade Brazilian Flag Cake

I made this Brazilian Flag Cake for Father’s Day during the world cup games. My family is from Brazil so I made the Brazilian flag and added 5 stars, as that is how many world cup championships they have. The cake was vanilla with buttercream and fondant to decorate.

Coolest Zanzibar Cake

Homemade Zanzibar Cake

Hi, my name is Aliasger and am from Zanzibar, a small island in the Indian ocean. My island is a historical one with show doors, spices and coconut trees so I tried to make this Zanzibar Cake showing my island’s beauty.

Coolest Zulu Traditional Cake

Homemade Zulu Traditional Cake

I made this Homemade Zulu Traditional Cake for a colleague’s brother – he wanted this cake to thank his ancestors for his wealth which is a Zulu culture – and obviously have a party in the process. The cakes are from a pound cake recipe of mine covered in fondant. The black Zebra stripes are … Read more

Coolest Rocket/Patriotic Cake

Homemade Rocket/Patriotic Cake

I made this Rocket/Patriotic Cake for a friend who wanted to serve this cake right before a big fireworks show. Being a guy, he wanted something with a huge “wow” factor so a rocket was suggested. This cake was the largest cake I’ve ever made. Each tier was two layers–10″, 8″ and 6″. The cake … Read more

Coolest Uncle Sam Hat Cake

Homemade Uncle Sam Hat Cake

I bake a 9″ x 13″ cake and cut it to make the Uncle Sam Hat cake. There was some cutting and pasting involved. Then I used the star tip to decorate it in red, white and blue and star tipped the stars.

Coolest Canada Cake Design

Homemade Canada Cake Design

I made this Homemade Canada Cake Design for my History class. It’s a white cake with purple butter-cream icing in the middle. I covered the cake with marshmallow fondant, which I made by melting marshmallows in the microwave with a little water then added powdered sugar to it, then I took extra fondant and colored … Read more