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 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

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

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

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

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

Coolest 50th Wedding Anniversary Cake

Coolest 50th Wedding Anniversary Cake

Friends of ours were due to have a special wedding anniversary, their 50th. They asked me if I could make a 50th wedding anniversary cake for them and obviously I said, “yes!”  They wanted a heart cake with a topper on it and they sent me a picture of the sort of cake decoration they had … Read more

Coolest Nightmare Before Christmas Wedding Cake

Coolest Nightmare Before Christmas Wedding Cake

I had a lady call me up asking if I could make her a Tim Burton Nightmare Before Christmas wedding cake and 150 cupcakes. I said sure that sounds like fun! she only could afford $400 so I was good with that. I figured I could do it with that and still make money off it. … Read more

Cool Floral Wedding Cake

Cool Floral Wedding Cake

I made this floral wedding cake myself and gifted it to our friends for their first marriage ceremony. I called it the love cake. Our friends were impressed by this cake and the specially set up, selected colours of the flowers, which represent happiness and warmness. Steps for Making the Floral Wedding Cake I spent … Read more

Cool Beach Themed Wedding Cake

Cool Beach Themed Wedding Cake

My friend asked me to make her a beach themed wedding cake. She got married in Hawaii and had the reception a few months later here in MA and needed a cake. My friend asked me to make her a beach themed wedding cake. She got married in Hawaii and had the reception a few … Read more

Homemade Birch Bark Wedding Cake

Homemade Birch Bark Wedding Cake

This birch bark wedding cake is one of my most favorite to date. I run a homebased cake business, so when I had a bride requeset this style cake I was a little nervous of pulling it off. But I was quick to find out that it would be an enjoyable task to create this … Read more

Cool Rose Petal Bridal Shower Cake

Cool Rose Petal Bridal Shower Cake

Made this Rose Petal cake for a bridal shower, I used 3 8” layer to reach my desired height. When leveled I believe the bottom tier measured a bit over 5 1/2“s. The top layer was a full 3” high 6” cake. Covered all cakes using butter-cream. The petals were made with a round cutter … Read more

Cute Homemade Engagement Cake

Cute Homemade Engagement Cake

This engagement cake was made for an engagement party held in May. Steps for Making the Engagement Cake I started off by baking two 11″ x 15″ vanilla cakes and then layering them with vanilla buttercream. I tinted some vanilla buttercream with sky blue and gave the cake a crumb coat. Once that set, I … Read more

Cool Country Wedding Cake

Cool Country Wedding Cake

This was the first wedding cake I ever made. I was married on October 8, 2011. While planning the wedding we ran into numerous problems (ruined wedding dress, photographer quit with 25 days to go, etc.) including the cost of a wedding cake. I talked to several bakeries and one price was $415 for 260 … Read more

Coolest Gothic Wedding Cake

Coolest Gothic Wedding Cake

I made this Gothic wedding cake for my son’s wedding which was on Halloween. They came to me and asked if I could make a very strange and different cake. They wanted it to be teal and black and have offset square layers. They also wanted silver spikes around it. My mind raced with ideas. Early Preparations … Read more

Coolest Sunflower Wedding Cake

Coolest Sunflower Wedding Cake

I made this cake for a good friend’s wedding, in which I was also a bridesmaid.  It was my first wedding cake and had to feed 130 people and hold up to August heat at an outdoor wedding!  Talk about stress! I made all of the flowers out of royal icing 2-3 weeks before the … Read more

Coolest Seashells Wedding Cake

Coolest Seashells Wedding Cake

This Seashells wedding cake was a lot of fun to make. I traveled 7 hours with the baked layers and then completed the cake the day before the wedding. The cake is chocolate fudge with chocolate buttercream, ivory vanilla fondant covers the 10, 8, 6″ layers. The ceramic cake top was provided by the bride … Read more

Coolest Flower Wedding Cake

Coolest Flower Wedding Cake

This is my 1st wedding cake and I was asked by my daughter to make this one for her special day. She gave me a picture of the design she had chosen. The cake had 4 tiers: The bottom was an 11”  vanilla sponge cake The next tier was a 9” cake dummy covered in … Read more

Cool Homemade Tiered Wedding Cake

Cool Homemade Tiered Wedding Cake

I was asked to make a wedding cake for a friend’s daughter’s wedding. I normally only do birthday cakes but told her I would be up to the challenge. She told me what colors and that she wanted a tiered cake and how many people would be attending. I started out with a 13” round … Read more

Cool Castle Wedding Cake

Cool Castle Wedding Cake

I made this castle cake for a friend’s wedding. The cake is made up of five 14 inch round cakes and five 8 inch round cakes. The castle was made up of turrets made out of circular cardboard tubes wrapped up in pink fondant. The body of the castle is made up of cake and … Read more

Coolest Ivory Wedding Cake with Ranculus and Lilly Flowers

Coolest Ivory Wedding Cake with Ranculus and Lilly Flowers

This is a four tier hexagon wedding cake. The cakes were stacked, iced and put in the refrigerator overnight to chill.  It is always best to chill cakes before leveling and curving.  The cakes had to be slightly leveled on the side also, so once they were stacked i trimmed the edges off, this gave … Read more

Coolest Birthday/Engagement Cake

Coolest Birthday/Engagement Cake

A few days ago, a woman asked me to make an engagement cake for her daughter because she was going to get engaged to her boyfriend and to celebrate, they were going to throw a big party. The day of the party was also  going to be her daughter’s lucky birthday so it was indeed … Read more

Coolest Travelers Luggage Wedding Cake

Coolest Travelers Luggage Wedding Cake

I created this travelers’ luggage wedding cake by special order from the bride and groom. The couple wanted their cake to represent their traveling adventures… their engagement in Malta, their wedding ceremony under the Vulcan at Robin Hood Airport in England, and also their honeymoon to Australia to see the Formula 1 race. They also … Read more