Coolest Homemade Construction Cake Photos and Tips 0

After having three girls and finally getting a boy we sure did have fun making this construction cake! Pretty simple, just a regular cake with a play construction set. We used chocolate chips for the dirt. I put a plain white paper table cloth down and had his sisters and cousins draw a town for … Read more

Coolest Homemade Construction Birthday Cakes 4

First I want to say thank you for all of the ideas of construction birthday cakes that I saw on this site! This construction zone cake was so easy to make. I used two 11″x15″ sheet cakes as the base. The icing was chocolate with a black icing road in the middle. I used sugar … Read more

Coolest Wrench Birthday Cake Idea

Homemade Wrench Birthday Cake Idea

A friend asked if I would design a cake for his wife’s birthday based on her nickname,”Puffy Bent Wrench”. Thankfully, I am married to a mechanic so between the two of us we came up with a suitable plan for this Wrench Birthday Cake Idea. The design consists of: the Wilton horseshoe pan and 2 … Read more

Coolest Tonka Truck Birthday Cake

Homemade  Tonka Truck Birthday Cake

I created this Tonka Truck cake for my six year old’s birthday party last July. I got the idea from a birthday invitation my son received. I thought that it would make a cool cake so I free- handed it and added the Fun Zone, and the cupcake on the back of the truck.

Coolest Excavator Cake Idea

Homemade Excavator Cake Idea

Thanks to Yvonne E. I was able to start with a drawing template like she did. I am a construction worker as well as an artist. I knew I was going to make the best cake ever to my artistic ability. Then in the end I had one Blemish. Anyway, I like to thank Yvonne … Read more

Coolest Crane Truck Birthday Cake Design

Homemade Crane Truck Birthday Cake Design

I made this Crane Truck Birthday Cake Design for my son’s 3rd birthday. He loves mighty machines and of course picked one of the more complicated ones, a crane truck! I baked 2 9×13 cakes and then cut and stacked them into the shape of the truck. I made marshmallow fondant to cover and decorate … Read more

Coolest Dump Truck Cake 48

For this Dump Truck Cake I baked two cake mixes in loaf pans and cooled. I placed one cake upside down (to give it a lifted appearance). I cut off a piece of the second cake to form the cab and placed it atop the first, adhering with frosting. I also cut off another, much … Read more

Fun Homemade Handy Manny Birthday Cake

Homemade Handy Manny Birthday Cake

I made my son’s two tier cake from white and chocolate cake and marshmallow fondant. The marshmallow fondant actually tasted better than the regular store bought stuff. I carved out the middle and added jam to each layer also. I then covered the bottom layer in the fondant and then added the second layer and … Read more

Fun Homemade Construction Birthday Cake

Homemade Construction Birthday Cake

My son loves tractors and construction trucks, so I did a little of both for his birthday. I made a construction birthday cake from a 11*13 white cake with a fresh strawberry buttercream inside. Finished it with a neoclassic buttercream. I used crushed Nilla wafers for the road and border and pile of dirt. I … Read more

Coolest Homemade Construction Cake Photos and Tips 1

This cake was for my sons fourth birthday party, he likes John Deere but we wanted a construction themed party. We couldn’t find any ideas besides a shaped dump truck so I designed this construction cake all by myself. The cake was very easy to do and fed over 35+ people. It took an 11×15 … Read more

Coolest Homemade Construction Birthday Cakes 5

This construction cake was made for my four year old sons birthday and technically our theme was “dirt” since he’s all boy! You will need a 12″ two layer, 8″ one layer and a 6″ two layer cake. Also you will need cake circles and dowel rods for stacking. I used chocolate sprinkles and Heath … Read more

Coolest Toolbox Birthday Cake

Coolest Toolbox Birthday Cake

I made this Toolbox Birthday Cake for my husband’s 50th birthday. He has a vast collection on tools, so I had to sneek into his workshop to check out his tools. Most of the tools were made from a candy mold, such as the hammer, pliers, wrench chisle and saw, but the electrical pliers and … Read more

Coolest Tonka Truck Cake

Coolest Tonka Truck Cake

For my son’s 2nd birthday, we decided to make a big yellow Tonka Truck Cake, as it was his current favourite toy. The sponge is a white choc mud cake, baked in a variety of tins to get the right types of shapes. We then iced in butter cream, and used a variety of available … Read more

Cool Homemade Dump Truck Cake Idea

Homemade Dump Truck Cake

Our 3yr old is obsessed with construction trucks, so I made him this Homemade Dump Truck Cake and then cut out dumptrucks from construction paper and attached them to sidewalk chalk buckets – added the bottom 1/3 of a paper lunchbag to the top of it and made them into goodie bags/buckets filled with treats. … Read more

Coolest Dump Truck Cake

Homemade  Dump Truck Cake

The bottom portion of the Dump Truck Cake is 4 13×9” sheet cakes, layered with cookies and cream filling and topped with chocolate icing and Oreo and chocolate chip cookie crumbs. Orange cones are made from fondant and were allowed to dry. The dump truck is made of pound cake baked in two standard bread … Read more

Coolest Dumptruck Birthday Cake 47

This is the Dumptruck Birthday Cake I made for a friends sons first birthday. I carved the cake and put it on a raised board so it looked like the tires which were made from ricecrispies treats and covered in fondant were off the ground.I finished the cake with fondant accents and put a small … Read more

Coolest Construction Site Birthday Cake

Homemade Construction Site Birthday Cake

I made this Construction Site Birthday Cake for my grandson’s 4th birthday. To come up with the design, I Googled for photos of other construction site cakes, many from this wonderful website. I chose my favorite parts of several different cakes and put them altogether on my cake. The cake is 2 cake mixes in … Read more

Coolest Homemade Construction Cake Photos and Tips 2

This construction cake I made for my sons second birthday. He loves Bob the Builder so I ordered mini Bob the Builder characters online to put on top. Then I also found the construction signs and construction cone candles online. The cake is a classic yellow cake with a chocolate frosting. I used Crisco Canola … Read more

Coolest Hammer Birthday Cake

Homemade Hammer Birthday Cake

My son Jude absolutely loves loves loves HAMMERS, so for his 4th birthday I surprised him by making him a hammer birthday cake. I used homemade cake, butter cream, and fondant and used a Black and Decker toy hammer as a guide. It was a lot of fun and he was definitely surprised. I used … Read more

Awesome Construction Vehicle Cake

A Two Year Old's Excavator Cake

I made this construction vehicle cake for our son’s second birthday. He loves everything to do with construction right now! It was fairly simple once I had all the components prepared. The base was a 9X13 2″ cake cut into an ‘H’ shape and covered with grey fondant for the tracks. The center was a … Read more

Coolest Digger Cake Design

Homemade Digger Cake Design

This Digger Cake Design is the coolest digger loader cake in the world. My little boy loves construction vehicles and asked for a digger loader cake. I could not find any idea on the net that impressed me, because most people bake a plain cake and decorate them with real toys. So this one came … Read more