Coolest Running Shoe Cake

My wife loves to run and got a new pair of shoes for an upcoming half marathon. I wanted to make her a cake for her birthday of the shoes, but she was always wearing them at work when I had time to work on the cake, so I found some images online. It was … Read more

Coolest Flip Flop Birthday Cake

Coolest Flip Flop Birthday Cake

The summer of 2011 we were upstate at my friend’s house. We we having a birthday party for my son who was turning 11.  We talked to another friend whose little girl was turning 6 and decided to do a double party for the kids. The little girl’s birthday is July 29 and my son’s … Read more

Coolest High Heel Cupcake Shoes Fit for a Princess

Coolest High Heel Cupcake Shoes Fit for a Princess

I made these high heel cup cakes for one of my best friend’s for her birthday. She is honestly the best person, she is fit to be a princess. I made the cupcakes with vanilla cup cake mix with a marshmallow fondant to cover the cupcake.  I used white chocolate melts to cover a graham cracker to shape the … Read more

Cool Shoe Cake for Best Friend’s Birthday

Cool Shoe Cake for Best Friend's Birthday

This is a butter pound cake, stacked, and carved in the shape of a converse sneaker (size 10 1/2). Then was frosted in buttercream and covered in fondant, airbrushed in bright yellow with black trim. Holes cut and laces applied. The cake was sitting on the coffee table when she stopped by for coffee. We … Read more

Sneaker Cake

Sneaker Cake

My dad is in a group of guys that run every morning and they were all coming over for dinner so we thought it would be super fun to make a cake in the shape of a sneaker! We chose his college school colors for the frosting. Here’s how we made the cake: We used … Read more

Cool Homemade Flip Flop Birthday Cake for a Sweet Sixteen

Homemade Flip Flop Birthday Cake

We threw a surprise luau party for my sister’s 16th birthday and made her this Flip Flop birthday cake. I bought a flip flop cookie cutter and cut the flip flop shape out and then froze them to make movement easier. We then iced them and put Xtreme Sour Belt candy around the bottom for … Read more

Coolest Shoe Birthday Cake Design

Homemade Shoe Birthday Cake Design

This is my first attempt at making a shoe box cake (with shoe) which was for my niece’s 18th Birthday. I wanted to make something different for her so committed myself by saying I’d do it then having a bit of a panic! However, one step at a time and it all paid off along … Read more

Coolest Luau Theme Cake

Homemade Luau Theme Cake

I baked two 12 inch round cakes. Cut out slipper template and placed them over the cakes and cut the shape out. Crumb coat the Luau theme cake. Used fondant to mold the details for the slippers Ice them using star nozzles and place the details on the cakes. Scatter crushed cookies and sugar to … Read more

Birthday Cake Decorating Ideas for a Shoe Cake 1

The flip flops are pound cakes cut in the shape of actual flip flops. I made a stencil from tracing around my daughters flip flop and transferring it to the cake made in a 9×13″ pan. I cut them out and iced them. The straps are made out of fondant that I molded to the … Read more

Coolest Sneaker Cake

Homemade Nike Ferris Hightop Sneaker Cake

I made this Sneaker Cake for a teenage boy who collects basketball sneakers; his favorite at the moment was the Nike Ferris Hightop which is named and designed after the title character in the movie “Ferris Bueller’s Day Off”. I used 3 half sheet cakes, filled and stacked them, cut the basic shape of the … Read more

Cute Homemade Zebra Patterned Flip Flop Birthday Cake

Homemade Flip Flop Birthday Cake

For a joint party we had a Luau my 15 year old wanted a zebra Flip Flop Birthday Cake. We baked a regular box mix in an 11 by 13 pan. I made a pattern from regular printer paper and cut it out. I froze the cake for about 10 minutes after cooling. Then I … Read more

Coolest Converse Shoe Cake Design

Homemade Converse Shoe Cake Design

This Converse Shoe Cake Design was made for my daughter’s 13th birthday. She loves converse, so decided to make her this cake for her Punk Rock Birthday Theme. I used 2-13×9 cakes stacked on top of each other, with buttercream frosting. For the fondant, I made a marshmallow fondant, which is marshmallows and 1 tablespoon … Read more