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

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

Awesome Homemade Purple Handbag Birthday Cake

Purse Cake

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

Coolest Travel and Tea Birthday Cake Design

Coolest Travel and Tea Birthday Cake Design

This was a birthday cake design that I made on Christmas day.  It was due the next day and we were leaving on vacation the next day.  The worst part?  My friend was delivering it! This was a surprise cake from the daughter of a lady turning 50.  She is a passionate traveler, loves tea and tea … Read more

Suitcase Cake for a Farewell

Suitcase Cake for a Farewell

I got a distress call from my hairdresser one Saturday who said another client of his was in dire straits as she was trying to make a suitcase cake for her daughter who was leaving for Chile along with another schoolmate. I responded to the call and said she was welcome to come over on the … Read more

Coolest Pretty Purse Birthday Cake

This purse birthday cake was for my husband’s boss’ daughter’s birthday (hope that wasn’t too confusing, lol). I decided to go with a 3D purse, so I baked two quarter slab cakes, cooled, cut each in half and sandwiches between layers of butter cream. I chilled the cake to let it firm up before carving. … Read more

Homemade Handbag Cake For a Friend

Homemade Handbag Cake For a Friend

I made this handbag cake from a rectangle cake, which I cut and layered.  I then froze the cake and once frozen I carved the shape.  For the board, I covered in icing as normal.  I then got a stencil and painted Trex and silver powder to make the flower shapes.  I impressed my friend’s … Read more

Coolest Handbag Birthday Cake

Coolest Handbag Birthday Cake

It’s soon my daughter’s birthday. I thought I’d make another handbag cake but a different look this time. And I wanted to incorporate things in her life that mean the world to her, this is what I did I had to do all the modelling first. I made the face and the legs of a pug … Read more

Little Purse Cakes

Little Purse Cakes

I was just sitting home one Saturday and decided to try making purse cakes. I remembered a YouTube site I had seen and decided to make my own. I baked a 6 inch round cake layer and cut it in half shaping it the way I wanted the hand bag to be. I iced each … Read more

Coolest Pink Handbag Cake

I made this pink handbag cake for a friend’s  niece. I started by making a 10 inch square cake. I cut it in half and stacked the two halves together sandwiched with butter cream and jam so that it was a tall cake. I carved the cake using templates then covered in butter cream to … Read more

Coolest Purse Cake

Purse and Shoe Cake

I was asked to make a cake for my aunt’s 75th birthday and cousin. I decided to make a purse cake because I had just taken the Craftsy “Handbag” course by Ellisa Strauss. I followed her instructions but I still managed to carve more than I needed to carve off the cake and changed the … Read more

Cool Homemade Purse and Shoe Cake

I first baked two 12″ round chocolate cakes for this purse cake. I put a paper thin coat of chocolate butter cream icing on each cake because  my friend wanted raspberry jam filling, and I find the filling can sometimes makes the cake a little soggy when it’s made a few days in advance. I put some … Read more

Coolest Bag with Make Up Cake

sooo easy Bag with Make-up cake

First I had some fun creating some make-up, from Liquorice Allsorts, and chewy fruit sweets, a couple of orange matchmakers and some melted chocolate. The mascara end was dipped in chocolate then gently coaxed in chocolate strands to give the brush effect. The bag cake is a 9″ round sandwich cake with jam and butter cream filling. … Read more

Around the World Travel Cake

Planet Earth Cake

This Around the World Travel cake was inspired by my sweet nephew. He has been planning his “world party” for about nine months. He is turning seven and is a huge fan of coffee, chocolate, and cooking shows. His love of coffee and chocolate inspired me to make a cake that really knocked is socks off! … Read more

Coolest Purse Birthday Cake

Coolest Purse Birthday Cake

This purse birthday cake was also another first for me. I did this one for a regular customer of mine  at a grocery store where I worked. It was for a girl she worked with who was a total purse fanatic. I started out with a full sheet an just started cutting, shaping, basically hacking … Read more

Coolest Coach Purse Cake

Coolest Coach Purse Cake

My mother in law’s birthday was late February and like most women they all like bags and can’t get enough of them. My inspiration for making this Coach purse cake was actually her bag which is black and since red her favorite color I made a red cake. I like to make small cakes that are just … Read more

Coolest Chanel 2013 Purse Cake

Coolest Chanel 2013 Purse Cake

This cake was made with the intention of it being 3D however, I felt I did not trust it. It was a Texas chocolate cake with a chocolate frosting. .. bad choice for a white fondant cover but it worked out.  I lay the cake down and covered it.  The chain and gold buckles were … Read more

Coolest Purse Cake

Coolest Purse Cake

This is a stacked cake made to look like a purse on the top. The bottom is a double layered cake covered in fondant with zebra stripes. The top cake is 2 – 4″ cakes shaped into a purse covered in fondant. The top of the purse cake is a wire formed and covered in … Read more

Coolest Victoria Secret Birthday Cake

Coolest Victoria Secret Birthday Cake

My daughter spends a great deal of her time and money in Victoria’s Secret and VS Pink Store. I decided about 8 months ago exactly what type of cake I wanted to make her for her birthday in March. I told her that I knew what cake I was going to make and how cool … Read more

Prettiest Princess Handbag Cake

Prettiest Princess Handbag Cake

This Princess handbag cake is definitely one of my better cakes. I made this for my 10 year old daughter who has an obsession with purple. I didn’t have a clue about how I would get the cake to stand upright, so I Googled a few pictures and watched a few youtube videos. I must say the snippets … Read more

Coolest Louis Vuitton Wallet Cake

Coolest Louis Vuitton Wallet Cake

I made this  Louis Vuitton wallet cake with a chocolate mocha cake with fudge frosting for my boyfriend’s sister’s birthday. I covered it with black fondant and individually drew the details for this LV wallet, to match her wallet. Everyone was impressed!  I love seeing their reactions to the cakes I make.

Coolest Purse Birthday Cake

Coolest Purse Birthday Cake

I’d been making cakes for my kids since my oldest’s first birthday, and discovered I had knack for it. As these things do, word got around and my hair dresser asked me to make “an amazing and beautiful” cake for her daughter who was turning 21, but feeling down in the dumps since she was … Read more