Patriotic Cake for Army Retiree

Patriotic Cake for Army Retiree

The best part about making this cake was who it was for, An Army retiree. Fondant was a big part of this cake. Every layer smoothed on. Then the task of making the criss cross pattern on each layer and putting the little gold stars on all the points with tweezers. The flag down the … Read more

Coolest 4th of July Birthday Bash Cake

Coolest 4th of July Birthday Bash Cake

I made this cake for a friend’s 4th of July  birthday bash.  She loved it!  It was the first time I tried adding coloring to the cake mix before baking.  I colored some of the tiers red, white then blue.  If I could do it again, I would have stacked to differently. In the bottom … Read more

Coolest Patriotic Flag Cake

Coolest Patriotic Flag Cake

I found this fabulous ‘flag’ cake idea on-line and then added my own special touches to make it a truly a unique cake that was raved about my everyone!!! The cake is made by baking 1 large blue cake (I used 14″ pan); 1 each smaller white and red cakes (10″ pans); and 1 each … Read more

Most Delicious and Easy American Flag Cake

Most Delicious and Easy American Flag Cake

For our son’s Cub Scout Blue and Gold Celebration there is a Father/Son Bake-Off every year. This year they decided to make the yummiest and easiest American Flag Cake together. The cake-making process has to be completed by the father’s and son’s only, without any motherly input…including the kitchen clean-up! The cake is made from … 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 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.

Cool Homemade Patriotic Birthday Cake

Red, White & Blue Stars Forever

I was asked to do a patriotic birthday cake for a person having her 75th birthday, which happens to be on the 4th of July. The plate takes away from the cake a bit, but I think it was still cute. We made the cake in a star cake pan. We frosted it with white … Read more

Coolest Homemade 4th of July Cake for a BBQ

Homemade 4th of July Cake

I got this idea for a 4th of July Cake from a blog. I decided to give it a try for a BBQ with friends. I must say at first it looked really hard and did not think I could make but let me reassure you it is quite easy. I wish I could say … Read more

Coolest Patriotic Birthday Cake

Homemade Patriotic Birthday Cake

I made this Patriotic birthday cake for my niece’s birthday. They asked for a red, white and blue theme since it was close to fourth of July. I made a 2 layer 10 inch cake and a 2 layer 8 inch cake both chocolate. I filled it with buttercream and covered them both with mmf. … Read more

Coolest American Flag-Shaped 4th of July Cakes 0

My husband is in the Army and while we were stationed overseas we had a party to celebrate the 4th of July. I was asked to make the 4th of July cakes and came up with this design. The cake was baked in an 11×15 pan. I then iced it with butter cream icing, dyed … Read more

Coolest Memorial Day Cake

Homemade Memorial Day Cake

This is a yellow cake with chocolate icing adorned by a pair of combat boots draped with the American Flag. The flag is a full 13 stripe / 50 star flag. I made this to celebrate the sacrifice that our service men and women have made for our freedom. We had the veterans cut the … Read more

Coolest American Flag-Shaped 4th of July Cakes 2

This is just a 1/4-sheet cake iced with buttercream. My father-in-laws birthday party was held on Flag Day and he is very patriotic so I thought I’d do a flag. It’s one of those easy and quick to make 4th of july cakes. I made thirteen stripes and fifty stars. The stripes are just zigzags … Read more

Coolest 4th of July Cake Idea

Homemade 4th of July Cake Idea

I made a flag cake for my son’s Great Grandfather. He loves anything with flags on it. It is a 9×13 cake but it is 2 layers so you will need to make 2 cake mixes. The cake is chocolate and the frosting is vanilla and I just colored it. I had to add 6 … Read more

Coolest American Flag-Shaped 4th of July Cakes 3

This is an easy cake to do. Stripes are fruit roll ups. Blue square here is butter cream icing, but you could also use blue fondant. Then pipe on stars or use white candies. A variety of cookie cutters used to make these patriotic cookies. Foose Cookie Cutters website has USA cutter and one for … Read more

Coolest Patriotic Cake Design

Homemade Patriotic Cake Design

This is a Patriotic Cake Design I made for a friend’s daughter’s birthday/8th grade graduation party. It’s 2 10″ chocolate fudge cakes with fudge filling, then a 6″ cake, layered with fudge filling also. I covered both layers in white marshmallow fondant. Then decorated it with stars and stripes, and handsculpted firecrackers, also all made … Read more

Coolest American Flag-Shaped 4th of July Cakes 4

This was a single-layer 9×13 yellow cake iced in white butter cream. I outlined the flag shape in black and filled it in with red and blue. The white stars on the flag are small sugar sequins’. Red and blue butter cream ‘fireworks’ on top and red and blue fondant stars on the side completed … Read more

Coolest 4th of July Birthday Cake

Homemade 4th of July Birthday Cake

With 4th of July coming around I felt I needed a cake to celebrate the United States birthday! This 4th of July Birthday Cake was prepared in two steps. On day one I prepared two boxes of Betty Crocker’s Chocolate Fudge Cake Mix and baked it at 350 degrees in the oven for one hour … Read more

Coolest American Flag-Shaped 4th of July Cakes 5

I made this cake for a farewell party.  I traced out a stencil on wax paper, then re-traced with piping gel and placed on frosted cake.  For cake decorations I piped in no. 16 stars for the Ukrainian flag and poles.  I used a rose tip for the USA stripes and standard butter cream icing.

Coolest Fourth of July Cake

Coolest Fourth of July Cake

This was for a Fourth of July/Housewarming party for my uncle when he got his first house. It’s a funfetti cake covered with buttercream frosting. The flag is just star tipped and the stars on the flag just larger stars. The fireworks have a star tipped middle and then just a regular piped line for … Read more