Cutest Ladybug Birthday Cake

Cutest Ladybug Birthday Cake

I made this ladybug birthday cake for my granddaughter, Catie. Ladybug Birthday Cake Instructions I started by making two ten inch round French vanilla cakes. Then, I bake one dozen cupcakes. When the cakes were cool I frosted them with buttercream frosting. Then, I covered the round cake with fondant. I covered the cupcakes with … Read more

Coolest Ladybug and Flowers Cake

Coolest Ladybug and Flowers Cake

This ladybug and flowers cake took me many hours to make. I made it for a sweet lady in our church. For the base of the cake I used 9×13 cake pans. The ladybug was made from two different glass bowls, one small pyrex and one medium round bowl. The smaller one for the head … Read more

Coolest Ladybug Birthday Smash Cake

Coolest Ladybug Birthday Smash Cake

This ladybugcake was made to celebrate a 1st birthday.  It was a 4-tier scene cake. Every tier had a different scene with the top ladybug being the smash cake. The bottom (4th) tier was green with grass and royal icing drop flowers. The third tier was light blue with the birthday girl’s name on the … Read more

Coolest 1st Birthday Ladybird Cake

Coolest 1st Birthday Ladybird Cake

I made this cake for my daughter’s first birthday party, and my first ever attempt at anything like this before. It is just one round cake for the head and two larger rounds stacked for the back. I rounded the two edges into more of a ball shape and covered them with fondant. I secured … Read more

Coolest Ladybug Cake for Daughter’s 1st Birthday

Coolest Ladybug Cake for Daughter's 1st Birthday

My youngest daughter turned one on March 26 and we had her party today, March 29, 2014. I have always wanted to try to make a ladybug cake so it worked out perfectly when I decided to have a ladybug themed birthday party. This cake was simple but turned out very cute. I baked two- … Read more

Cute Homemade Ladybird Cake

Coolest Ladybird Cake

I made this ladybird cake for a raffle for a coffee morning to raise money for the Ladybird Group (for children with additional needs). The organizer made this the star prize which I was delighted with. I made one layer of the cake in an 8″ tin and the top rounded layer in a glass bowl … Read more

Coolest Lady Bug Cake

Coolest Lady Bug Cake

Last year my step niece had her bridal shower which I helped plan.  When she was younger she was big into ladybugs.  So I thought it would be awesome to have a ladybug cake.   Something to bring her childhood and adulthood to a full circle and to wish her luck. She and everyone else at … Read more

Coolest Ladybug Birthday Cake

Lady beetle first birthday fun

 Thought I’d share my little one’s first birthday surprise . We had a teddy – bear’s picnic and I made a ladybug birthday cake with the help of her lovely cousin. What started out as a simple idea turned out to be quite a cooking marathon. Not being very adapt bakers but with high ambitions we … Read more

Twin Ladybug Smash Up Birthday Cakes

Twin Ladybug Smash Up Birthday Cakes

My sister and I volunteered to make the smash cakes for our baby nieces’ 1st birthday, and we put these cute little twin ladybugs together to go with the garden themed party. We used small and large ramekin dishes for the head and body – layed foil on top and then pushed foil into dishes … Read more

Awesome Ladybug Cake

Awesome Ladybug Cake

This ladybug cake was made for a baby shower that I was holding for my little granddaughter that was born.I wanted it to be special and give my brain a challenge.It worked, it wasn’t the easiest I made the butterflies over and over until I was happy with them. Everything is edible and the butterflies and flowers were … Read more

Coolest Ladybug Birthday Cake

Ladybug birthday cake

 My best friend’s house was infested with ladybugs this summer, so she became known as the ladybug queen. So this year for her birthday I made a ladybug birthday cake. Sinus nicked into her house and left a trail of small wooden ladybugs from her front door to her living room where the surprise cake … Read more

Coolest Ladybug Cake

My daughter’s 1st birthday was fast approaching and I wasn’t sure what to do. Then it hit me, we are always calling her “our little lady,” so I decided to do a ladybug birthday for her. I know that traditionally the first birthday is important to have a smash cake or a messy cake that the kids … Read more

Little Lady Bug Birthday Cake

Little Lady Bug Birthday Cake

This little Lady Bug birthday cake was for a special little one year old and her first birthday. She loves ladybugs. Creating this cake I used a small sports ball pan and a cupcake for the head, pipe cleaners for the antenna and butter cream icing. Then I surrounded her by grass and flowers of icing!

Ladybug Baby Shower Cake

Ladybug Baby Shower Cake

I was pregnant with my second child, second baby girl! Despite the fact that I was 8 months pregnant, taking care of a toddler, as well as planning party and birth, I managed to pull of my best work. This Ladybug baby shower cake was a 10×4 inch strawberry banana cake in which I colored the banana a neon green so … Read more

Coolest Ladybug Birthday Cake

Coolest Ladybug Birthday Cake

I was planning a trip to Oregon for a family visit.  I live in Southern Alabama and go to visit at least every couple years.  This visit just happened to fall on my sister’s birthday so of course she begged me to make her cake for it. I make everyone’s cakes at home for birthdays, … Read more

Cool Ladybug Birthday Cake and Ladybug Cupcakes

Cool Ladybug Birthday Cake and Ladybug Cupcakes

I made this Ladybug birthday cake and Ladybug cupcakes for my grand daughter for her birthday. I used fondant for the lady bug. I baked a two layer, covered it in fondant. I used a small round cutter to make dots. I bought a candy mold of lady bugs to make the smaller lady bugs out … Read more

Beautiful Dairy-Free and Soy-Free Ladybug Cake

Beautiful Dairy-Free and Soy-Free Ladybug Cake

My daughter experienced dairy/soy allergy until she was about 14 months old.  It’s nearly impossible to find cakes that are both dairy free and soy free so I knew we needed to come up with a homemade option for her first birthday. We chose a ladybug theme for her birthday and made her a beautiful … Read more

Coolest Ladybug Cake for Ladybug Girl 1st Birthday

Coolest Ladybug Cake for Ladybug Girl 1st Birthday

Fondant is wonderful to work with when it comes to cake decorating. No more flat cakes.  They have to be 3D now.  I had made Lightning McQueen Cars cake for my 2 year old grandson and now it was his sister’s turn.  My daughter wanted a ladybug theme so I got out my Wilton egg pan and … Read more

Coolest Ladybug Birthday Cake

Coolest Ladybug Birthday Cake

I made this ladybug birthday cake for my daughter’s 3rd birthday using a few ideas that I got from your site.  It was so much fun to make!  I made a home made strawberry cake (1 1/2x the recipe).  I made an 11 x 13 cake for the base and a used a large glass … Read more

Coolest Ladybug Birthday Cake

Homemade Ladybug Birthday Cake

Our daughter, Ava, who just turned 3, asked mommy to make her a Ladybug Birthday Cake this year. I was more than happy to do that for her! I bought the Wilton ladybug cake pan, and used the Wilton cake release spray…(which worked really well, the cake didn’t stick at all). I used your standard … Read more

Coolest Ladybug Cake

Homemade Ladybug Cake

I started out with one 10″ Round and 8″ round cake for this ladybug cake. I froze them before I iced them, it makes it soo much easier! I always use a mock cream recipe my mother gave me for the middle. Then for the remainder I use a buttercream recipe from Wilton.com. I applied … Read more

Coolest Lady Bug Picnic Cake

Homemade  Lady Bug Picnic Cake

My little lady was turning three. She had a really adorable lady bug Halloween costume, which inspired me to make her a Lady Bug Picnic Cake. First, I prepared a chocolate cake mix and divided it into 3 medium-size mixing bowls, three smaller glass cupcake sized containers and 6 very small mini cupcakes. I baked … Read more

Coolest Ladybug Birthday Cake

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This Homemade Ladybug Birthday Cake was so much fun to make, and my first ever try at a fancy cake like this (besides ‘Foods class’ in grade 12)! Okay, to start with I mixed up a chocolate pound cake as my mom has always done. Mix together 1 Duncan Hines or Betty Crocker cake mix; … Read more

Coolest Bug Cakes

Homemade Bug Cakes

I made two different types of Bug Cakes. The ladybugs are all chocolate. The bees are all confetti. I made 12 cupcakes from each type of cake batter. The remainder of each batter was then baked in two separate glass bowls. Baking in a glass bowl takes A LOT longer than expected. I lowered my … Read more