My Fabulous Las Vegas Birthday Cake

My Fabulous Las Vegas Birthday Cake

This Las Vegas Cake was one of several I launched my first foray into cake making with. One day my fiancé lost his job after 7 years with same company.  Times were hard and we had several birthdays in the family looming around the corner, including my best friend and my finance (who share a birthday), … Read more

Viva Las Vegas Card Cake

Viva Las Vegas Card Cake

This cake was done for a friend’s mom. It was a regular slab cake, with large, cubed rice krispie treats, covered in fondant. The poker chips and playing cards were done in fondant (denominations were hand-piped) left to dry overnight. Polka-dot ribbon trimmed it and the finishing touches were a paper (non-edible) sign I printed, and … Read more

Coolest Vegas Birthday Cake

Vegas Baby!

I wanted to make a cake for my friend who has a birthday on Halloween. I have made her a Halloween cake before but this time I wanted to do something that was not going to be so predictable that tied in with the holiday. So I thought about her other interests and thought Vegas … Read more

Coolest Poker Cake

This cake was made for a friend of mine for her sister who was to become the big 50. I asked what are her likes and she said poker and she loves red wine and my friend Mazza decided to go for the two ace playing cards on the top of the cake. I had Googled … Read more

Coolest Poker Table Cake

Poker Table Cake

This idea for a poker table cake came from the 2006 Wilton Yearbook and I also used an idea from this website using brown instead of black. This cake was made for my brother’s 27th birthday. He loves to play poker and cards so this was a great cake to make for him. I didn’t … Read more

Coolest Poker 18th Birthday Cake

Homemade Poker 18th Birthday Cake

This Poker 18th Birthday Cake I made for my boyfriend’s 18th. Just dark chocolate mud cake covered in solid dark chocolate. The bottom one was then layered with white icing (fondant) and the top with chocolate sprinkles. I painted the fondant features (triangles, suits & poker chips) with food colouring and around the bottom of … Read more

Coolest Homemade Cards and Poker Table Las Vegas Cakes 2

I made a 9 x 13 cake then iced it with Wiltons buttercream recipe. To get the cards onto the cake I traced an outline of some playing cards with them fanned out. Then I outlined them with prepared black icing, used a writing tip to put in the hearts. After using letters pressed into … Read more

Coolest Poker Table Cake Design

Homemade Poker Table Cake Design

This Poker Table Cake Design is made from a 12” square cake pan. I had to cut angles to make it octagon shaped like a poker table. That was kinda of tricky but I cut a pattern from cake board so I would get each layer the same. It is 3 layers of white cake … Read more

Cool Homemade Poker Table Birthday Cake Idea

Homemade Poker Table Birthday Cake

This Poker Table Birthday Cake was inspired by my son’s love for the game of poker. It was his 28th birthday, and I decided to make this cake after his girlfriend said the theme for his party was going to be a poker room. I made the cake the day before and put it in … Read more

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A co-worker asked me to make a poker night’ cake for her husband’s 30th birthday. I searched for Las Vegas cakes on your website and came up with this cake. I used an 18×18 square pan (takes about three cake mixes or 12-15 cups of batter). When I bought the pan I was told that … Read more

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Homemade Poker Cards Chips Birthday Cake Design

I made this Homemade Poker Cards Chips Birthday Cake Design for my dad. He has always loved playing cards or poker.I knew I couldn’t make him a cake with flowers on it, so I looked up some ideas on the internet and found a few with poker chips and cards and put them together. I … Read more

Coolest Playing Card Cake

Homemade Playing Card Cake

I made this Playing Card Cake for my grandmother and my father’s birthday. My grandmother loves to play cards. She and my father are the only two that have ever beaten my boyfriend and me at spades. I thought that a deck of cards would be an awesome cake for the two of them. I … Read more

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My husband threw me a surprise 30th birthday party and got a friend of mine to get a neighbor to ask how to bake a cake, but in the end she ordered this cake and have it delivered to a hall. Imagine my surprise when I realized Id been conned into making my own cake! … Read more

Coolest Cards Cake

Cards Cake

This is the hexagon cake pan, covered in MMF. All cards and chips on this cards cake are MMF. I used the candy mold for the card shape and used royal icing to write the suits. This cake was very time consuming.

Coolest Poker Playing Card Cake

Homemade Poker Playing Card Cake

I made this Poker Playing Card Cake for my grandfather’s 75th birthday. He loves let it ride poker so I thought it would be a great cake to make him. I got a lot of my ideas from looking at all the great cakes on this website. I used 4 boxes of yellow cake mix … Read more

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This cake was adapted from a Jane Asher book on how to bake a cake for a lady called Wyn for her 90th Birthday. She is a fervent Bridge Player and therefore it was appropriate.(thus the Wyn-ing Hand). The cake was a rich chocolate sponge and I did the table top on a separate board … Read more

Cool Homemade Poker Table Cake Design

Poker Table

This was my first attempt to make a Poker themed cake. It was for a groom’s cake for a couple who was not having a wedding, but was celebrating with a wedding party. They were going to fly to Vegas for their honeymoon. The poker table cake is made with two hexagon-shaped pans, in chocolate … Read more

Cool Homemade 2-Tier Poker Birthday Cake

Homemade Poker Birthday Cake

This Poker Birthday Cake was my first time using fondant, but it was pretty fun. I used gum paste to make the cards, then added the details by dipping a toothpick into food coloring and hand drawing them. We put a 4″ round double layer cake on an 8″square cake.

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I made this cake for my husbands 30th birthday. I had a poker theme, so searched Las Vegas cakes, as my husband loves poker and wanted to make a cake to go along with it. I made a three layer cake alternating chocolate, vanilla, chocolate and frosted the layers with chocolate butter cream icing. For … Read more

Coolest Poker Cake

Dave's 21st Birthday Poker Cake

I used an 11×15 cake pan and used two boxed cake mixes. All of the decorations on the poker cake are edible. I made the playing cards and dice out of white chocolate and colored with edible marker. The poker chips are rolled fondant and colored with edible marker. The red and black suit lay-ons … Read more

Coolest Holdem Poker Table Cake

Homemade Holdem Poker Table Cake

I made this Holdem Poker Table Cake with 2 11 x 18 sheet cakes, 2 10″ round, and 1 13 x 9 sheet cake. They were yellow cake with a buttercreme frosting. The cards and money tops where made from edible paper. The chips, face down cards and rail was made of MM fondant. The … Read more

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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

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