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 MAC Makeup Cake

Awesome MAC cake

This cake was made for my daughter, Fabian – who is our princess! – for her 10th birthday. I made this makeup cake has edible sugar images of different MAC products. The cake is a moist and delicious chocolate cake layered with vanilla whipping cream and nutella. Enjoy!

Coolest Homemade Make-Up Themed Cake

MAKE-UP THEMED CAKE

I just made this cake for my Youngest Daughter Allyana during her 17th Birthday, she’s really dreaming of having a cake like this kind because she really loves make – up. During her free time, she always does her make-up. Practicing different looks. I’m very happy seeing her smile and how happy she was upon … Read more

Coolest Homemade Sneaker Cake

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It was my friend’s birthday and I decided I would like to make her a cake. She has lots of interests but the thing she is absolutely mad about is running, so what better than to make her a cake of her running shoe. Unfortunately for me she must have the most complicated shoes ever! … Read more

Beautiful Princess Cupcake Dress

Beautiful Princess Cupcake Dress

I always only use my one recipe which is light and fluffy. I also only use wooden spoon margarine for the cake and the icing, no water with my icing. You get a more butter icing that way and is not over powering with sweetness. My ideas come from my inspiration, who is my daughter … Read more

Coolest Frozen Pull Apart Cupcake Cake

Coolest Frozen Pull Apart Cupcake Cake

I made this for my nieces 2nd birthday, it was my first cupcake cake and everyone loved it. I used 30 cupcakes, half chocolate and half white and also used rhinestone mesh for the waist belt and bought the crown and wand. Next, I covered my cake board with foil and applied icing under each cupcake. I … Read more

Coolest Makeup Cake with Case and Cosmetics

Coolest Makeup Cake with Case and Cosmetics

This makeup cake was made for my mother-in-law’s 50th birthday and includes a purse, cosmetic bag and a variety of makeup items which are all edible. Makeup Cake Directions I baked 2 round cakes the day before the party. When cool,  I sandwiched the cakes with buttercream frosting. The cosmetics were made from fondant which I rolled and … Read more

Coolest Red Hugo Boss Shirt Cake

Coolest Red Hugo Boss Shirt Cake

My sister requested this Hugo Boss shirt cake. She sent me a picture of a Hugo Boss shirt and asked me if I could make a cake to look like the shirt.  I said, “sure”. I used to struggle when working with fondant, but I have been practicing. Hugo Boss Shirt Cake Directions I took … Read more

Zebra Print Guitar Birthday Cake

Zebra Print Guitar Birthday Cake

I made this guitar birthday cake for my daughter, who was turning thirteen. She loves zebras and guitars, so what better cake to make than a zebra printed guitar. Guitar Birthday Cake Instructions I started by making a chocolate sheet cake. I tried to draw a pattern of a guitar on a sheet of paper. … Read more

Sweet Sixteen Pink Converse Shoe Cake

Sweet Sixteen Pink Converse Shoe Cake

My name is Stephanie and I made this pink Converse shoe cake for a client whose daughter’s sweet sixteen party was fast approaching. We discussed back and forth between making a more traditional cake or a custom design cake, and the daughter finally won. We decided to go with creating a custom design based on … Read more

Coolest Nerd Cake

Coolest Nerd Cake

This nerd cake was another cake I made on the fly. No one knew what to do. They were all dressing as nerds and then I decided, “Let’s do a cake.” They all wore red plaid shirts and black rim glasses, so that is what the cake was inspired by. It was so simple to … Read more

Pink and Brown Leopard Print Cake

Pink and Brown Leopard Print Cake

This is a pink and brown Leopard print cake that I made for the top of a cupcake tower for a Bunco party. The cake was modeled after one I found online. The cake and cupcakes were a chocolate recipe also found online. It was two different boxed chocolate cakes with chocolate milk and sour … Read more

50 is Fabulous Cupcake Stiletto Cake!

50 is Fabulous Cupcake Stiletto Cake!

I’m pretty proud of this stiletto cake. It was my first attempt at a cake of this magnitude.   The stiletto heels were made out of fondant and cupcakes. A challenge? Absolutely and I don’t want to toot my own horn, but it’s not too shabby for a non professional.  I had no idea what … Read more

Girl’s Best Friend Purse Cake

Girl's Best Friend Purse Cake

I had to come up with something for my sister-in-law’s bday.  I decided to make a purse shaped cake for her in her favourite colour…pink!  It was one of the craziest, most detailed cakes I’ve made, but a lot of fun! I had to start on parts of the decor early so that there was … Read more

Delicious Homemade Beautiful Birthday Cake With Bling

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Getting the Homemade Cake Order This is a beautiful birthday cake that I received a last minute call about doing and I wasn’t very excited.  I said yes because I rarely ever say no and I thought it might be kind of fun.  I started with a picture I was given of a plain pink cake … Read more

Pretty ‘n Pink Cake

Pretty 'n Pink Cake

This cake pales in sweetness compared to the person I made it for. An acquaintance turned friend due to an amazing heart, kindness and understanding. Asked to do a cake for her precious little girl who was turning 2, I was honored to oblige. G picked out a cake and with a few tweaks decided … Read more

Hot Pink and Zebra Stripes Cake

Hot Pink and Zebra Stripes Cake

Baby M’s shower was the cutest ever! We have such talented ladies in our church and they had it all done up in hot pink and zebra…just like M’s sweet nursery at home. The zebra stripes cake is white topped with hot pink buttercream icing rosettes and adorned with palm leaves and a cute little … Read more

Stylish Diva Shoe Cupcakes

Stylish Diva Shoe Cupcakes

Talk about sassy…these little diva shoe cupcakes were something I had been wanting to try for ages!! One of my daughter’s coworkers was in need of some cute cupcakes fast. Luckily for me she had no plan and gave me free rein on the design. I had seen some of these a while back and … Read more

Awesome Homemade Purple Handbag Birthday Cake

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I was so nervous, but so excited about making this handbag birthday cake.  I started the cake a week before so the detail could dry. I had promised my daughter that I would make her a handbag cake with makeup and had no idea how I was going to pull it off. I made 2 … Read more

Just for Fun Bra Cake

Just for Fun Bra Cake

Everyone needs a little support now and then. This bra cake was just plain FUN to do. The bra was molded on Styrofoam floral frogs with gum paste and embellished with a strip of rhinestone lace I purchased at a fabric center. The cake was covered in lots of hot pink buttercream. A fun 50th … Read more

Boustia Cake for a Dirty 30 Birthday Party

Boustia Cake for a Dirty 30 Birthday Party

My daughter was turning 30 and having a dirty 30 birthday themed party.  She has seen many of my cakes and asked me if I could do her a boostia cake for her 30 party.  I made the bodis with a sheet cake with the curves cut out on each side.  I made the beasts … Read more

Birthday Cake for a Ballet Dancer

Birthday Cake for a Ballet Dancer

I was asked to make a cake for my friends granddaughter’s sixth birthday. She told me she did ballet so I decided to make a ballet shoe cake. I made my usual Madeira cake and sandwiched and covered it with butter cream, then covered it with white icing. I covered the cake board with pink … Read more

Wacky Last Minute Birthday Cake

Wacky Last Minute Birthday Cake

This was a fun but trying cake. My friend’s daughter wanted something different but sassy. This is a simple three layer cake, all done in homemade fondant. The zebra was black piping gel, done by hand. The bows on top went with her party. The inside cake was done to match as well. I made … Read more

Running Shoe Cake

Running Shoe Cake

My son is a Comrades marathon runner here in South Africa, Kwazulu Natal.  For his 32nd birthday I baked this cake for him.  It was a chocolate cake decorated as a shoebox with fondant sheets and round circles. This was the easy part.  The shoe gave me grey hair!  I eventually took my own running … Read more