Cool Hawaiian Thanks Cake

Cool Hawaiian Thanks Cake

I am a self taught cake decorator with no schooling. I learned just because of the love of creating. This particular cake was inspired by someone needing a cake to say thank you. The person is native to Hawaii and he just came back from a visit to his family and upon his return to … Read more

Coolest Hawaiian Luau Birthday Cake

Coolest Hawaiian Luau Birthday Cake

I had a blast doing this Hawaiian Luau birthday cake. It was my niece, Faith’s 12th birthday. My parents, Faith and myself had a HUGELY anticipated trip to Hawaii planned in June and her birthday fell on our first full day there. We celebrated her birthday at home the weekend before our trip with what??? … Read more

Coolest Hawaiian Luau Tiki Cake

Coolest Hawaiian Luau Tiki Cake

This entirely edible display was made for a Hawaiian Luau. The totem in the center is made of four six inch rounds stacked. I stacked the first two on the board, frosted and inserted 5 dowel rods to support the weight of the next two layers. I prepared a small cake board, stacked the next … Read more

Coolest 50th Birthday Luau Cake

Coolest 50th Birthday Luau Cake

Believe it or not, this was a last minute cake! Made entirely by one person in one week, this cake wasn’t as hard as it looks. I had to take it tier by tier in order to not panic. I started with the bottom, which consists of buttercream and fondant rocks. The rocks were actually … Read more

Coolest Hawaiian Luau Cakes

Coolest Hawaiian Luau Cakes

I made 3 Hawaiian Luau Cakes. The top level is a pineapple. I used a 6″ and a prep bowl to make my cake, with a little carving to tweak it. It is covered in fondant. The leaves are fondant with gum text added to help them harden and keep their shape. I piped my lines with butter cream. … Read more

Cool Homemade Hawaiian Luau Cake

Homemade Hawaiian Luau Cake

I made this Hawaiian Luau Cake for my grandaughter’s 10th birthday. She wanted a luau cake and she told me the way she wanted it. She would like a beach, palm trees, tiki bar, an umbrella, sandals and dolphins. I made the beach with piping gel and the sand with brown sugar. The tiki bar … Read more

Coolest Luau Birthday Cake

Homemade Luau Birthday Cake

This Luau Birthday Cake was a cake that I made for a Luau themed birthday. The cake was a basic half white and half chocolate. I made a thin consistency frosting in order to make the grass skirt look around the outside as well as the waves. The island was tricky, but after some thinking, … Read more

Coolest Luau Birthday Cake

Homemade Luau Birthday Cake

This Luau birthday cake was inspired by a cake submitted on this site by Becky Z. of North Miami, FL. I used some elements from her cake to create this birthday cake for my daughter’s 6th birthday which had a “tiki/luau” theme. I used a 1/2 sheet cake, frosted it the blue very loosely to … Read more

Coolest Homemade Luau Party Cakes 4

For this luau party cake we used an 11″ x 13″ cake pan with three boxes of cake mix. For frosting we used 3 cans of white store frosting (regular inexpensive) and did not make our own. After baking the cake and letting it cool we spread white frosting over 2/3 of the cake. We … Read more

Coolest Homemade Beach Theme Kid Birthday Cake Ideas 8

My cousin used this kid birthday cake recipe for her daughters 4th birthday party. The party had a “Hawaiian Luau” theme, so she had to come up with an original birthday cake recipe. She decided to make a beach! For this kid birthday cake recipe, she used a large sheet cake pan and iced the … Read more

Coolest Hula Birthday Cake

Homemade Hula Birthday Cake

Barbie turns 50 this year 2009, so I have made and decorated this Hula Birthday Cake for my friend’s 50th birthday party. I used a large oven safe mixing bowl for the skirt cake on Barbie. The sheet cake was iced with chocolate icing then sprinkled with crushed up graham cracker crumbs to make the … Read more

Coolest Hula Girl Cakes for a Luau Party Idea 2

For this cake I used the Wilton wonder mold for the hula skirt. Frosted it green then piped green “grass” with the round flat tip with multiple holes. (I borrowed the tip so I dont know the number). It was one she had used to create monster hair for another cake if that helps! The … Read more