Coolest Homemade Cards and Poker Table Las Vegas Cakes 7

My youngest Daughter just turned 22 and loves to play cards. Texas HoldEm is her favorite and I made these Las Vegas cakes for her birthday party. I used plastic poker chips with adhesive letters to spell out Happy Birthday and her name. Chocolate coin chips were used and making the Roulette consisted of just … Read more

Coolest Slot Machine Triple Diamond Birthday Cake

Homemade Slot Machine Triple Diamond Birthday Cake

This Slot Machine Triple Diamond Birthday Cake is a cake I made for my mother in law’s 70th birthday. It was a vanilla cake with homemade raspberry filling covered in gray fondant. (However, I got the fondant a little thin and it ripped a little during the 3 hour drive.) The diamonds I hand traced … Read more

Cool Money and Coin-Shaped Cakes

My best friend’s daughter wanted a cake having to do with “Money” for her 10th birthday so I found a picture of a money bag on the internet and thought this would be neat to have the chocolate money coming out the top. I used a box cake and butter cream icing. The ties on … Read more

Cool Homemade Poker Table Birthday Cake

Homemade Poker Table Birthday Cake

I used two 8″ square cake pans. The cake was banana nut made from scratch, but one box of cake mix can be used. After I split and filled the cakes I put the Poker Table Birthday Cake in the refrigerator. A few hours later I carved one corner of the cake to round it … Read more

Coolest Casino Cards Birthday Cake

Homemade  Casino Cards Birthday Cake

This Casino Cards Birthday Cake was my very first cake, I made it for my boyfriend for his birthday. Two layers of Martha Stewart Buttercake cut in half, so 4 layers in total. Filling was 2 layers of fresh raspberry and marscapone cheese and one layer of Bailey’s flavored buttercream, the cooked sugar and egg … Read more

Coolest Homemade Cards and Poker Table Las Vegas Cakes 8

The idea for this cake came from the Wilton yearbook. I needed to make some modifications to the cake as it serves only 17. I used a 15″ hexagon cake pan with 2 cake-mixes in each pan using a “pound/wedding” cake recipe. Once each cake was prepared I stacked them on a 16″ round cake … Read more

Coolest Slot Machine Cake

Coolest Slot Machine Cake

I made this Slot Machine Cake for my friend’s 30th birthday party. We gave her a surprise Vegas-themed party. I used a 13×9 for the main body, and a 9″ round for the top & tray. I did all of the letters and numbers using a run-out technique. About a week before the party, I … Read more

Coolest Money and Coin-Shaped Creative Cake Ideas 1

This is a three-layer cake. The two bottom cakes are a little larger then the top layer. To make the silver icing I added all the colours to white icing and mixed them well. The year on the cake is my Fathers Birthday, 1949. He is a coin collector and loves chocolate…

Cool Homemade Poker Birthday Cake

Homemade Poker Birthday Cake

I made this Poker Birthday Cake for my mom’s birthday. I used two 8 inch round pans. I used buttercream icing. For the cards and poker chips I used a marshmallow fondant. It was my first time working with fondant, but I am excited to use it again! It is not the best cake but … Read more

Coolest Las Vegas Birthday Cake Idea

Homemade Las Vegas Birthday Cake Idea

My friend Katy wanted to go to Vegas for her 26th Birthday but due to lack of funds she couldn’t go so I made her a Las Vegas Birthday Cake Idea instead. I made 2 round cakes from a choc mud cake box mix in different sizes. Then I covered them both in chocolate fondant. … Read more

Coolest Homemade Cards and Poker Table Las Vegas Cakes 9

My brother is slightly obsessed with poker, so when we had a little birthday party for him I decided to make him a poker cake. I simply made a regular box cake, which I frosted green to look like a poker table. Then I frosted graham crackers with white frosting for the cards, which I … Read more

Coolest Money and Coin-Shaped Creative Cake Ideas 2

I used a 13 x 19 cake pan and cut the shape of a dollar sign out of the cake. I had an edible picture made of my brother on a $100 bill and accented it with chocolate poker chips and chocolate cards. This was my second go at a creative cake of this kind … Read more