Cool Record Player Birthday Cake

Record player birthday cake

I made this record player birthday cake with chocolate mud cake and chocolate butter cream covered in fondant. The colors and shading done with tea all pieces of the player and record is eatable. This birthday cake was still my favourite mud cake that I made. I used a large square tin to make the cake … Read more

Coolest Homemade Grand Piano Cake (That Almost Bombed!)

Mozart Piano Cake

I made this cake for my friend’s 40th birthday! My friends grandest wish is to someday own his own grand piano, unfortunately the best I could do was make one (on a much smaller scale). This was my friends first real birthday party since he was a kid and I wanted to make it super special. … Read more

Awesome Gibson Electric Guitar Cake

Awesome Gibson Electric Guitar Cake

Thanks to CoolestBirthdayCakes.com I looked at many previous guitar cake submissions and came up with a PLAN. Here is what I did: Two days ahead of the party, I made a template by tracing around a Gibson Guitar Hero guitar that we have at home.  I needed to reduce the size just slightly so that the … Read more

Coolest DJ Cake Ever

Coolest DJ Cake Ever

I started out by baking 2 half sheet cakes. Once they were cooled I leveled them off and iced them in buttercream icing. I airbrushed it all black and did a lime green shell border around the bottom. I colored some icing grey and drew 3 squares and then smoothed it out. I then added … Read more

Sheriff Callie’s Guitar Cake

Sheriff Callie's Guitar Cake

I wanted to make a Sheriff Callie themed cake for my daughters second birthday since that is her favourite show right now. I got the Wilton guitar pan and just altered the colours to make it look like Sheriff Callie’s guitar.  I made the “normal” amount of icing that it calls for in a Wilton … Read more

Zebra Print Guitar Birthday Cake

Zebra Print Guitar Birthday Cake

I made this guitar birthday cake for my daughter, who was turning thirteen. She loves zebras and guitars, so what better cake to make than a zebra printed guitar. Guitar Birthday Cake Instructions I started by making a chocolate sheet cake. I tried to draw a pattern of a guitar on a sheet of paper. … Read more

Cool Drum Kit Cake for a Drum Fanatic

Cool Drum Kit Cake for a Drum Fanatic

We had a request to make a drum kit cake for a 30th birthday. We were nervous and excited at the same time. My husband made the cake board but both of us were concerned about what would happen when we turned the cake vertically. We thought about skewers to support it but ended up with … Read more

Cool Homemade Elvis Birthday Cake

I made this Elvis Cake for a 65th birthday. Elvis is hand made completely made out of fondant so he is totally edible!  The record on the top of the cake is the favourite song of the birthday boy.  The cake is a 2 tier cake made out of chocolate cake, and filled and covered … Read more

Surprise 21st Birthday Guitar Cake

Surprise 21st Birthday Guitar Cake

My son was turning 21 last month and I had always made him a birthday cake when he was young. I hadn’t made him one for a few years (except a suitcase cake when he turned 18 as a joke, because I always joked with him that he had to leave home when he turned … Read more

Cool Fender Precision Bass Guitar Cake

Cool Fender Precision Bass Guitar Cake

One and a half very long days is the amount of time I spent on this bass guitar cake. I started off at home baking two huge cakes in roasting dishes for the body of the guitar. My tiny little dining table couldn’t even fit the template of my cake so I uplifted everything and … Read more

The Ultimate Guitar Cake for your Favorite Musician

The Ultimate Guitar Cake for your Favorite Musician

Yes, it’s a cake. No, I can’t believe I actually pulled this off. I was sweatin’ bullets the whole time, but it actually turned out to really look like a guitar! Here’s how I did it… Coming up with a template I looked up templates online, but they seemed to be too small for what … Read more

Coolest Yellow Submarine Birthday Cake

Coolest Yellow Submarine Birthday Cake

So my son Harley wanted a special cake for school to mark the last day of the year. He decided that he wanted a yellow submarine that was being attacked by a monster octopus. So naturally I went on line and found a picture of the famous Beatles yellow submarine and used this as the … Read more

Coolest Guitar Cake for a Rockin’ 6-Year Old

Coolest Guitar Cake for a Rockin' 6-Year Old

I had a lot of fun making this cake and learned some useful tips. This wasn’t my first fondant cake, but it was the first one that I made my own homemade fondant. All the lessons I’ve learned are self taught by trial and error. This cake was my response to my daughter’s request for … Read more

Cool Electronic Musician Cake

Cool Electronic Musician Cake

This electronic musician cake was made for my friend’s husband. He makes beats on his computer using a keyboard and this program. She was originally going to go to Publix to have the edible image placed on a sheet cake and then make a pair of head phones her self after I taught her how to do it. … Read more

Coolest Fender Electric Guitar Cake

The actual cake--the body of the guitar

Wow! This one was a challenge! “You can do an electric guitar, can’t you?? ” Sure!! I went online and downloaded lots of photos of Fender guitars–the whole guitar, and each part of the guitar at a time, for the details. I was actually able to find a set of plans for a Fender online, … Read more

Awesome Violin Cake

Awesome Violin Cake

I prepared this violin cake for my son’s 10th birthday.  That year he just started playing the violin and he was very happy with the cake. This cake is quite big in size because it is the actual size of the full size violin.  I did 2 rectangular cakes for this cake. For the violin … Read more

Coolest Kiss/ Gene Simmons Cake

Coolest Kiss/ Gene Simmons Cake

The head of the Kiss/ Gene Simmons cake was molded from rice krispies, covered in fondant, then the face was hand drawn with edible black marker. The hair was made from black molding chocolate and black Twizzlers. The tongue was made from red molding chocolate. The whole head is sitting on a round cake which is … Read more

Cool Guitar Cake

Cool Guitar Cake

This guitar cake was for a surprise 50th birthday party. When the person ordered it they asked for a cake that would feed about 20 and didn’t want an “ugly” guitar. Well being that the party was being held at a beautiful mansion, I couldn’t have just a plain guitar. I got a little carried … Read more

Coolest Violin Cake

Coolest Violin Cake

My mum and I are violinists and I wanted to make a special cake for her though mum said she didn’t want a cake or any big party but I told her she had no choice when she has 7 kids plus partners and 14 grandchildren. After a couple of weeks, mum saw a post … Read more

Coolest Guitar Cake

Coolest Guitar Cake

My husband and I decided this last year that we were gonna start making our children’s birthday cakes at home. You see between my husband and myself we have 8 children from collage to diapers. So this was just the challenge we were looking for, WE THOUGHT. As we were making this particular cake we were … Read more

Coolest Homemade Electric Guitar Cake for an 8 Year Old

Coolest Electric Guitar Cake

So there was this 8 year old boy who was having a Rock Star party… he loves music and plays the guitar.  His mom said his favorite colors are red, white and black.  he hates chocolate cake but the majority of the guests do. So…I made an electric guitar cake!  2/3 of the cake was … Read more

Coolest Pipe Band Drum Cake

Coolest Pipe Band Drum Cake

My Dad is a drummer in a pipe band so I thought I’d make him a Drum cake for his 60th birthday. I made 3 cakes (10″ I think) and layered them, putting jam between each one then covering the whole cake in butter cream icing. I then covered it in black fondant and used … Read more

Coolest Beatles Birthday Cake

Coolest Beatles Birthday Cake

When my daughter was four she discovered the Beatles. When she started school her pre-k year she wanted a Beatles lunch box and backpack. Her room was Beatles.Other little girls played with baby dolls, but she played with homemade Beatles rag dolls. It was no surprise when she asked for a Beatles birthday cake. The … Read more

Coolest Gospel Red Guitar Cake

I baked this red guitar cake for myself for my 32nd birthday.  I’ve wanted to make a guitar cake from last year already and I love my gospel music, my favorite color is red too, that’s why I made it red and added my favorite Cd’s as an accessory. I baked this cake 3 days … Read more