Homemade Hat/Bonnet 89th Birthday Cake

Homemade Hat/Bonnet 89th Birthday Cake

This cake I made for my mother on her 89th birthday, I wanted it to be special for her it was so big that I think it over whelmed her, my mother suffers from dementia and doesn’t remember like she used too but the pictures of the cake helps bring back just a small amt … Read more

Coolest Red Hat Birthday Cake

Coolest Red Hat Birthday Cake

This cake was made for a very close friend who was turning 50 years old. She had always said that when she turned fifty that she wanted to be a member of the Red hat club. So on her 50th birthday about 20 of her closest friends gathered and gave her a surprise RED HAT … Read more

Coolest Mothers Bonnet Birthday Cake

Homemade Mothers Bonnet Birthday Cake

My best friend Barb wanted me to do her Mother-In-Law’s birthday cake this year. She was turning 87 so she wanted something special for her. I always wanted to do a hat shaped cake and this was the perfect time to do so. I got on the computer and looked at ladies hats and thought … Read more

Coolest Bonnet-Shaped Birthday Cake Idea and Photos 0

I have made this cake for my sisters 60th birthday party. She lives near Sheffield, England and loves to shop at the Meadowhall shopping complex. Obviously her favorite colour is green! The cake is a chocolate/orange Madeira 8” sponge. I split the cake after it cooled then I froze it as I always find the … Read more

Coolest Bonnet-Shaped Birthday Cake Idea and Photos 1

My grandmother had a cake idea for one of the ladies in her group. It was her birthday so instead of a red hat, they wear a purple hat so I made a purple hat cake for her. Its buttercream icing if like to use almond extract instead of vanilla I think it makes it … Read more

Coolest Bonnet-Shaped Birthday Cake Idea and Photos 2

My mom and aunt were throwing my grandma a party for her 80th birthday with the Red Hat Society as the theme so I came up with the cake idea of a red hat.I created the cake using 1 10″ cake and 1 8″ cake with the 10″ on the bottom and putting the 8″ … Read more

Coolest Bonnet-Shaped Birthday Cake Idea and Photos 3

This cake ideas was made with a 10 in. round on bottom and then I used the medium sized metal nesting bowl (in my set) and filled it about a 1/3 of the way w/batter. Using the half ball pan would have worked out a whole lot better. I torted both cakes and filled them. … Read more

Cool Homemade Hat Cake

Tea Party Hat Cake

For my daughter’s 9th birthday, we had a tea party with her friends and their mothers. I made her a hat cake. I used scalloped butter cookies dipped in vanilla bark to do the brim. I baked the dome part in a glass bowl. I used the star tip to apply icing. I put a … Read more

Coolest Straw Hat Cake

Straw Hat Cake

This was a Straw Hat cake for my niece’s birthday (which falls near Easter.) She had no special requests, so I just did one that I wanted to try. This is a 9 inch round topped with half a ball pan cake. I used brown butter cream in a basket weave pattern. I had never … Read more

Coolest Hat Birthday Cake

Homemade Hat Birthday Cake

My grandmother recently turned 82yrs old and she loves hats. So what better than to make her a Hat Birthday Cake. It was simple and easy and not to big. The bottom or brim is a 9″ round and the top is also 9″ round but I cut it to size. The basketweave is quick … Read more

Coolest Hat Cake

Homemade  Hat Cake

I started this Hat Cake by using a 12 inch round cake pan for the bottom of the cake. For the top, I used a 5 inch stainless mixing bowl. After baking, I simply removed the cake from the mixing bowl and placed in on top the center of the round cake using icing to … Read more

Coolest Derby Hat Cake

Coolest Derby Hat Cake

This is a Derby Hat Cake that I made for a friend who requested a cake for his mother’s 65th birthday party. She enjoys the races, and her party was in the middle of the derbies. I decided to go with a derby hat. The cake itself is chocolate with white buttercream layers. I used … Read more