Coolest Shark Breach Cake

Shark Breach Cake

This is my oldest son’s 8th birthday cake.  We had a shark themed party.  He wanted a 3-D shark cake. I did about four test cakes on this one.  I was wanting to make a shark’s head with its mouth open. (I have included a pic of the test cake)  I made this same cake … Read more

Awesome CV-22 Osprey Cake

CV22 Osprey

This CV-22 Osprey cake is three feet long and almost 55 pounds. It was a giant cake made for the military. It took 2 people to move it and was a 1/20th scale replica with a wood and pvc skeleton, scaling all the dimensions from the actual plane. I used rice cereal treats  for bottom 2 inches, and 6 … Read more

Coolest New Born Baby Unicorn Cake

New born baby Unicorn

This unicorn cake was made for a friends little girl first birthday. It was a mystery on how I was going to make it. I decided to use a Easter egg cake mold for the. Body and head. Had to made a platform with dowels to support the head. I covered it with a crumb … Read more

Solar System Cake without Food Coloring

Solar System Cake

My daughter loves everything related to the space, so she decided her birthday theme would be the space, with a Solar System cake. We reviewed lots of space cakes’ pictures, and researched the planets – colors, sizes, ratio between them… I baked a circle shaped cake, covered it with chocolate and drew the orbit of the … Read more

Coolest Orchid Cake – Handmade Flowers!

Coolest Orchid Cake--Tropical Delight

My friend wanted a cake for an aunt who loves tropical flowers. Can I do orchids? Oh yes, and those big orange ones—birds of paradise flowers? Sure!! Thank goodness for YouTube! After watching a bunch of videos, picking up one hint here, another there, and the general principles from all over, I bought three sets … Read more

Happy 3D Sloth Cake | Coolest Homemade Birthday Cakes

Happy Sloth Cake

My daughter was turning 13 and wanted a Sloth themed birthday party. A Sloth cake sounded tricky at first, but I found that sloths are ragingly popular at the moment. So, decorating was actually fun and easy. But she also wanted a sloth cake which could be considered “semi-realistic”. I decided to do just the … Read more

12+ Pretty DIY Princess Cakes – Awesome Homemade Birthday Cake Ideas!

Coolest Princess Czkes

This cool collection of pretty Princess cakes is sure to provide you with inspiration as you set off to create the coolest Princess cakes ever. Good luck! Dancing Princess Barbie Doll Cake Princess cakes submitted by Jules H. I made the body for this fairy princess birthday cake about a week in advance, used a mold I had pre-done … Read more

12+ Coolest Castle Cake Ideas – Awesome Homemade Castle Cake Designs!

Coolest Castle Cake Ideas

This great collection of Castle cake ideas and designs is sure to provide you with inspiration as you set off to create the coolest Castle cake ever. Good luck! Simple Castle Cake for my Birthday Girl Castle cake submitted by Jody B. First of all, you need to know that I am a beginner when it comes to cake decorating. … Read more

12+ Coolest Disney Princess Cake Ideas – Awesome DIY Cake Decorating!

Disney Princess Cake Ideas

This cool collection of Disney Princess cake ideas and designs is sure to provide you with inspiration as you set off to create the coolest Disney Princess cakes ever. Good luck! Disney Princess Cake Pops Disney Princess cake submitted by Stella S. This was my very first attempt at making cake pops, but I was up to the challenge. … Read more

12+ Inspiring Homemade Princess Birthday Cake Ideas

Princess Birthday Cake Ideas

This awesome collection of Princess birthday cake ideas and designs is sure to provide you with creative inspiration as you set off to create the coolest Princess cake ever. Good luck! Princess Holly Cake Princess birthday cake submitted by Michelle I was asked to make a Princess Holly cake for my friends’ 4 year old daughter. I started making celebration cakes as … Read more

10+ Coolest Princess Cake Ideas

Coolest Princess Cake Ideas

This cool collection of Princess cake cake ideas and designs is sure to provide you with inspiration as you set off to create the coolest Princess cake cake ever. You’ll find cake design ideas for Ariel, Anna and Elsa, Cinderella, Belle, Jasmine, Tiana, Sofia, Aurora and Snow White. Good luck! Awesome Ariel Cake Princess cake submitted by … Read more

5 Dinosaur Cake Ideas of Jurassic Proportions

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Are dinosaurs extinct? No way! We’ve spotted them among these cool dinosaur cake ideas. Kids are fascinated with dinosaurs and often request birthday party themes based on them. Don’t be intimidated if your children asks for a stegosaurus, triceratops, or t-rex cake. You can make it happen. Jurassic Park awakened these prehistoric creatures with some … Read more

20+ Coolest Train Cake Ideas to Inspire Your Birthday Cake Decorating

Train Cake

This cool collection of train cake ideas and designs is sure to provide you with inspiration as you set off to create the coolest train cake ever. Enjoy and good luck! 4th Birthday Train Cake Submitted by Emily S. My son loves trains and wanted a train party for his 4th. So, I made simple chocolate cupcake toppers shaped like … Read more

Beautiful Homemade Ballerina Cake

Beautiful Ballerina Cake

For my daughter’s 5th birthday, she asked for a ballerina cake. I’m not the best at envisaging a wonderful creation in my head so I used CakeGirl from Flickr’s cake (not sure if hers was the original, I think so though). Mine is a little different. I made 2 moist chocolate crazy cakes (this recipe … Read more

Cool Wood Working Cake

The Wood Workers Cake

My inspiration for this wood working cake was my father-in-law, it was for his birthday. He is a skilled wood worker and between him and my husband there is no wood piece of furniture that has not been made by them. This was my first cake so I was nervous on how it would turn … Read more

Coolest Homemade Black and White Handbag Cake

Homemade Handbag Cake

I made this Handbag Cake for my friend who loved handbags. I made 3 10″ round sponge cakes, cut a portion from the top to give it some shape then jam and butter creamed them together onto a 13″ round cakeboard. I then put them in the fridge to harden a little about half an … Read more

Awesome Homemade Fire Truck Cake With Chocolate Ladder

Homemade Fire Truck Cake

I made this Fire Truck Cake for my littlest boy who just turned three!! 1x white chocolate mud cake into an 18cm square tin (7cm deep). 1x vanilla cake into a 20x30cm rectangle tin. The recipes I used were both Donna Hay ones – Melt & Mix White Chocolate Mud Cake and Melt & Mix … Read more

Awesome Tree Stump Tinkerbell Birthday Cake Idea

tinkerbell birthday cake idea

Deciding on a Tinkerbell Birthday Cake Idea There has only been two times total for both kids that I didn’t make my kids birthday cake myself. It’s so much fun yet can be a bit stressful. This year, the youngest decided she wanted a Tinkerbell birthday cake. After looking all over Coolest Birthday Cakes and Pinterest … Read more

Coolest Homemade Funny Divorce Cake

Funny Divorce Cake

Going through a 3 year divorce is exhausting mentally and physically but you learn how to push yourself and it helps if you have a good sense of humor through it.  I wanted to celebrate my own divorce but you realize that you can’t after all the bills come. So I wanted to celebrate with … Read more

Simple Castle Cake for my Birthday Girl

Castle Cake

First of all, you need to know that I am a beginner when it comes to cake decorating. I’ve just started making birthday cakes since my sweet children came into my life. I really wanted to try a castle cake for my little girl. For me the most daunting part of the whole thing was … Read more

Frozen Themed Castle Cake

Frozen Themed Castle Cake

My daughter recently turned 7 years old. She’s in love with the movie, Frozen, as is the rest of the world. This was the most fun I’ve ever had making a cake. Though it was my very first castle cake, it came out great! Castle Cake Instructions The cake was Funfetti (2 9″x13″ and 2 … Read more

Beautiful Homemade Flower Fairy Princess Birthday Cake

Fairy Princess Birthday Cake

I made the body for this fairy princess birthday cake about a week in advance, used a mold I had pre-done using food grade moulding gel and a doll. I used half fondant half gum paste for the body and face, used a piece of spaghetti for stability, painted on her features aside from her … Read more

Coolest Homemade Hissing Cockroach Cake

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I baked one round and one oval chocolate cake. Then I hollowed out the centre and filled it with homemade Boston cream filling. Next, I covered with a buttercream icing crumb coat placed in fridge for a bit. I made marshmallow fondant and rolled out and covered the cake. I added a few extra strips … Read more

12+ Original Homemade Princess Castle Cake Ideas

Princess Castle Cake Collection

This awesome collection of Princess Castle cake ideas and designs, all made by DIYers is sure to provide you with inspiration as you set off to create the coolest Princess Castle cakes. Good luck! Grace’s Castle Birthday Cake with Friends Princess Castle cake submitted by Cristina L. This castle birthday cake was from the heart. It’s for a little girl … Read more