Coolest Homemade Carousel Cake

Homemade Carousel Cake

My mom and I made this Carousel Cake for my daughter’s 1st birthday party. The bottom is two 10″ cakes stacked on one another. The top cake is one 8″ cake with a little cupcake sitting on top. We baked sugar cookies on a baking stick and then decorated them to look like horses. Before … Read more

Coolest Homemade Carousel Birthday Cake From Wilton Cake Books

Homemade Carousel Birthday Cake

I made this Carousel Birthday Cake going by a picture in one of the annual Wilton Cake Books. My daughter was having a Cinderella party for her 3rd birthday and I thought this was perfect for it. It was a lot of work, but so worth it. I was so proud of this cake!

Cute Homemade Carousel Cake Design

Homemade  Carousel Cake Design

I made this Carousel Cake Design for my daughter’s 1st birthday. I got the idea from the women’s weekly kids party book! A week before my daughter’s birthday I bought the horses of eBay and painted them and decorated them with stick ons as I liked them better than the ribbon shown in the book. … Read more

Cool Homemade Carousel 1st Birthday Cake

Homemade Carousel 1st Birthday Cake

My sister in law and I decided that we would bake a cake for her daughter’s 1st birthday party. We were not 100% sure on what type of cake to make until we had a suggestion from somebody to make a Homemade Carousel 1st Birthday Cake. This seemed very adventurous but we were both up … Read more

Coolest Carsousel Birthday Cake

Homemade Carsousel Birthday Cake

I made this Carsousel birthday cake for my son’s 1st birthday. Using 2 8″ chocolate cakes, one for the base and one for the top, I covered each in sugar paste and decorated with both cut out shapes (stars) and royal icing with a little edible gold paint here and there for effect. Each cake … Read more

Cool Homemade 3D Carousel Cake

Carousel Cake

This is the Carousel cake I made for my son’s circus themed 3rd birthday. I used a few ideas from cakes on this site and combined them into one cake. The cakes were box mix white, 2 12in rounds for the base and 2 8in rounds for the top, all cakes were sliced in half … Read more

Coolest Carousel Cake

Homemade Carousel Cake

This carousel cake is one of my very favorite. It was for my god-daughter’s 2nd birthday. The idea came from a cake that I saw in a Wilton book from years ago. The cake sizes are: 14″ single layer round, 10″ double layer round, 6″ single layer round, and a mini doll skirt on top. … Read more

Coolest Carousel 1st Birthday Cake

Homemade Carousel 1st Birthday Cake

The Carousel 1st Birthday Cake itself is a 10″ round vanilla cake filled with vanilla butter cream and strawberry preserve, coated with vanilla flavoured fondant. I used a rocking horse cutter for the ponies, cutting the rocker off the bottom. I painted the manes, tails, hooves and saddle with lustre dust mixed with a little … Read more

Coolest Carousel Birthday Cake

Homemade Carousel Birthday Cake

This Carousel Birthday Cake is composed of a 10″ round spice cake on the bottom, a 9″ round yellow cake and a Pyrex bowl chocolate cake on top. I put the cake together using ideas from this site. I purchased Wilton’s carousel cake horses (it comes with two plates to “build” the cake) which I … Read more

Cool Homemade 3D Pink, White and Purple Carousel Cake

Homemade Carousel Cake

The inspiration from this carousel cake came from my first birthday. My mother had a carousel cake for my first birthday (1976) and I wanted to do the same for my daughter Abigail. My friend (Crystal) and I (Angie) scoured the internet for ideas and even looked on eBay for a kit that looked like … Read more

Cute Homemade Carousel Birthday Cake Decorated with M&Ms

Homemade  Carousel Birthday Cake

We made this Carousel Birthday Cake for my son’s 1st birthday, which was a carnival theme. It was fairly easy-even for an amateur. I made 2 12″ round cakes for the bottom and 2 9″ round cakes for the top layer. I found the carousel on eBay-it was from Wilton, but it’s over 30 years … Read more

Coolest Pink Carousel Cake

Homemade Pink Carousel Cake

I made this Pink Carousel Cake for my daughter’s 2nd Birthday, the idea was from the Woman’s Weekly Cake book. It was about a three day job (I work full time). Most important part of this cake is that the inner cylinder and the eight dowel sticks MUST be the exact same height – I … Read more

Coolest Merry Go Round Birthday Cake

Homemade Merry Go Round Birthday Cake

I made this Merry Go Round Birthday Cake for my daughter’s first birthday. I made it with help from the Womens Weekly kids cake book and cheated and used packet cake mixes. I am no baker (hence the packet cake mixes) and was so proud when I managed to put this together. It was challenging … Read more

Cool Homemade Carousel Cake Design

Homemade Carousel Cake Design

I made this Carousel Cake Design for a church dessert auction. The bottom is a regular 2 layer 8 inch round cake. For the canopy, I used rice krispie treats covered in modeling chocolate and all the decorations are also chocolate. I found a mold for the horses and painted them with melted chocolate and … Read more

Coolest Circus Cake

Circus Cake

This is a circus cake that I had made for my best friend’s children. They had a combined birthday party that was set up with all of the games from a carnival. I actually thought of the idea. After looking online at all of the things that I would be able to use, I brain … Read more

Cool Homemade Merry Go Round Cake

Homemade Merry Go Round Cake

I had seen an idea for a merry-go-round cake in a magazine, and since my daughter loved to ride the “up and down”, I made this cake for her second birthday. It’s 2 round cakes stacked and frosted, topped with rainbow sprinkles. The merry-go-round posts are rainbow candy sticks I found at a candy store. … Read more

Coolest Carousel Cake for a Princess

Homemade Carousel Cake for a Princess

I wanted to host a party for my little one when she was turning 2 and at that time she was in love with carousels and that’s the idea behind a carousel cake. I did not want to use the mold from Wilton as such so tried to do some extra work and ended up … Read more

Coolest Homemade Carousel Cake Ideas 0

After browsing the website for inspiration, I decided that a carousel cake would be the perfect idea for my sons second birthday party; he just loves animals and bright colors. The kids totally loved it! Adults also thought it was a huge success, so thanks for the idea!s second birthday party; he just loves animals … Read more

Coolest Merry Go Round Birthday Cake

Homemade Merry Go Round Birthday Cake

I decided to make this Merry Go Round Birthday Cake for my daughter’s 1st birthday. I have never decorated a cake before. I bought the packet cake as per Woman’s Day cookbook which was the easy part. The decoration was what took a lot of time. I was still adding to it when guests arrived. … Read more

Adorable Homemade Pink and Yellow 3D Carousel Cake

Homemade Carousel Cake

I made this Carousel Cake for my baby shower. It is made up of double layer 9″ round strawberry cake for the bottom. The top is cake sitting on a round cake board. It was baked in a metal bowl and cut to shape. The bottom was frosted then a round cake board was placed … Read more

Coolest Homemade Carousel Cake Ideas 1

I made this carousel cake for a little girl who is a friend of my son. She was having her fourth birthday party at a local carousel. Her mother asked me to do a horse cake but I couldnt seem to come up with a creative enough way to do it so I just did … Read more

Cute Homemade Carousel Birthday Cake for a 5th Birthday

Homemade Carousel Birthday Cake

I made this Carousel Birthday Cake for a friend’s daughter’s 5th birthday, which had a circus theme. The idea came from other examples on this web page. The base was a double layer chocolate cake made in round 9 inch pans with white butter cream frosting. The basic cake was assembled, then top covered in … Read more

Coolest Girls Carousel Cake

Homemade Girls Carousel Cake

I made this pink pony Homemade Girls Carousel Cake for my daughter’s third birthday. I purchased the plain craft wood horses from a craft store and then gave them a couple of coats of white non-toxic acrylic paint, let them dry and then got to work with my glue gun some felt and a little … Read more