Coolest Purple Butterfly Cake

Homemade  Purple Butterfly Cake

This Purple Butterfly Cake was made for my niece who requested a lemon cake with purple frosting and a butterfly. I used a recipe for the butter cream found off the internet. I’ve made several birthday cakes for family using only store bought frosting led to disappointment. Having the right tools also makes all the … Read more

Cool Homemade Monarch Butterfly Cake for a 75th Birthday

Butterfly Cake

This butterfly cake was for a friend’s mother, turning 75. I baked 3 9″ rounds and used two full cakes for the top wing section. The third I used for the bottom wings. I drew out the wing pattern to the size and shape I needed. I then took a black sharpy and traced the … Read more

Coolest Homemade Butterfly Cakes 2

This cake was made with two chocolate circle cakes and a loaf shaped chocolate cake (there was cake left over, it was not all used). The circles were cut and arranged to achieve the wings. I sort of mixed my own icing with pre-mixed whipped frosting and Wilson concentrated food color (it makes the best … Read more

Coolest Butterfly Cake Ideas and How-To Tips 7

I baked two round cakes a day ahead and froze them. Each round became a wing of the butterfly cake. I cut each one in the shape of a butterfly wing. The center of the butterfly (the body) was comprised of 2 HO HOs end to end. I frosted the cakes pink and decorated them … Read more

Cool Homemade Pink, Yellow and Green Butterfly Birthday Cake

Homemade Butterfly Birthday Cake

I made this Butterfly Birthday Cake for my daughter’s 9th birthday. This year she wanted a butterfly cake so I decided to make her one since butterfly cakes fuel my fantasy for cake decorating. For the cake I used a 9 inch cake pan. I made the cake with ground walnuts and hazelnuts and added … Read more

Coolest Butterfly Birthday Cake Design

Homemade Butterfly Birthday Cake Design

For my daughter’s 2nd birthday party, she wanted a purple homemade butterfly birthday cake design (after we talked her out of a pig cake!). Easy, I thought. I made a chocolate chip cake using four 10″ cake pans. Easy. I drew the shapes for the wings onto cardstock and carved the cake around the templates. … Read more

Coolest Butterfly Garden Birthday Cake

Homemade Butterfly Garden Birthday Cake

This Butterfly Garden Birthday Cake is a three tiered butterfly garden themed cake for my daughter’s second birthday. It is only the second properly decorated cake I have done (the first was for her first birthday – a carousel) and I am very proud of it, although I know it could be loads better if … Read more

Easy Homemade Butterfly Cake with Sprinkles

Butterfly Cake

I made a chocolate cake from a round tin for this butterfly cake and cut it in half to make the wings. The body is made out of a two tiny loaf tins which I purchased from House. I then covered it in a pink buttercream icing and sprinkled with fairy sprinkles which I got … Read more

Coolest Homemade Butterfly Cakes 3

This cake was made with the petal pan set. I made all the butterflies and flowers out of chocolate lollipop molds prior to making the cake. I iced the cake in purple (even though the pictures make it look brown, not good lighting I guess). Then I piped on the lace and placed the lollipops … Read more

Coolest Butterfly Cake Ideas and How-To Tips 8

We originally got the idea for a butterfly cake from the internet and improvised from there. We baked a round layer pan with a little less than one full box of cake mix. We then cut the cake in half vertically and flipped it to where the straight lines were on the outside. Then we … Read more

Cute Homemade Butterfly Cake for My Daughter’s Birthday

Butterfly Cake

I made this butterfly cake for my daughter’s first Birthday. I baked two heart shape cakes that turned into the wings, the center is made of cake using the small pans used for cornbread, cut it to shape it into a body. Used gum balls for the eyes, m&m’s for the decoration of the body … Read more

Cute Homemade Buttercream Frosting Butterfly Birthday Cake

Homemade Butterfly Birthday Cake

I made this butterfly birthday cake for a meeting at my work, the staff loved it so much I had to cut it first or they wouldn’t eat it! I made another one just like it for my mother’s birthday and she just adored it. They tasted as good as they looked too! I enjoy … Read more