Cool Wood Working Cake

The Wood Workers Cake

My inspiration for this wood working cake was my father-in-law, it was for his birthday. He is a skilled wood worker and between him and my husband there is no wood piece of furniture that has not been made by them. This was my first cake so I was nervous on how it would turn … Read more

Coolest Homemade Black and White Handbag Cake

Homemade Handbag Cake

I made this Handbag Cake for my friend who loved handbags. I made 3 10″ round sponge cakes, cut a portion from the top to give it some shape then jam and butter creamed them together onto a 13″ round cakeboard. I then put them in the fridge to harden a little about half an … Read more

Awesome Homemade Fire Truck Cake With Chocolate Ladder

Homemade Fire Truck Cake

I made this Fire Truck Cake for my littlest boy who just turned three!! 1x white chocolate mud cake into an 18cm square tin (7cm deep). 1x vanilla cake into a 20x30cm rectangle tin. The recipes I used were both Donna Hay ones – Melt & Mix White Chocolate Mud Cake and Melt & Mix … Read more

Awesome Tree Stump Tinkerbell Birthday Cake Idea

tinkerbell birthday cake idea

Deciding on a Tinkerbell Birthday Cake Idea There has only been two times total for both kids that I didn’t make my kids birthday cake myself. It’s so much fun yet can be a bit stressful. This year, the youngest decided she wanted a Tinkerbell birthday cake. After looking all over Coolest Birthday Cakes and Pinterest … Read more

Coolest Homemade Funny Divorce Cake

Funny Divorce Cake

Going through a 3 year divorce is exhausting mentally and physically but you learn how to push yourself and it helps if you have a good sense of humor through it.  I wanted to celebrate my own divorce but you realize that you can’t after all the bills come. So I wanted to celebrate with … Read more

Simple Castle Cake for my Birthday Girl

Castle Cake

First of all, you need to know that I am a beginner when it comes to cake decorating. I’ve just started making birthday cakes since my sweet children came into my life. I really wanted to try a castle cake for my little girl. For me the most daunting part of the whole thing was … Read more

Frozen Themed Castle Cake

Frozen Themed Castle Cake

My daughter recently turned 7 years old. She’s in love with the movie, Frozen, as is the rest of the world. This was the most fun I’ve ever had making a cake. Though it was my very first castle cake, it came out great! Castle Cake Instructions The cake was Funfetti (2 9″x13″ and 2 … Read more

Beautiful Homemade Flower Fairy Princess Birthday Cake

Fairy Princess Birthday Cake

I made the body for this fairy princess birthday cake about a week in advance, used a mold I had pre-done using food grade moulding gel and a doll. I used half fondant half gum paste for the body and face, used a piece of spaghetti for stability, painted on her features aside from her … Read more

Coolest Homemade Hissing Cockroach Cake


I baked one round and one oval chocolate cake. Then I hollowed out the centre and filled it with homemade Boston cream filling. Next, I covered with a buttercream icing crumb coat placed in fridge for a bit. I made marshmallow fondant and rolled out and covered the cake. I added a few extra strips … Read more

12+ Original Homemade Princess Castle Cake Ideas

Princess Castle Cake Collection

This awesome collection of Princess Castle cake ideas and designs, all made by DIYers is sure to provide you with inspiration as you set off to create the coolest Princess Castle cakes. Good luck! Grace’s Castle Birthday Cake with Friends Princess Castle cake submitted by Cristina L. This castle birthday cake was from the heart. It’s for a little girl … Read more

Frozen Light Up Castle Cake

Frozen Light Up Castle Cake

This castle cake was really straight forward to do. I initially baked a 6″ round cake and a 10″ round cake and covered them both with white fondant. I placed the 10″ cake on a board, inserted some dowels for support, and stacked the 6″ cake on top. Next, I used the Wilton castle set, in … Read more

Stunning Homemade Mexican Embroidery Cake Design

Mexican embroidery delight

This is my celebration of Mexico’s independence day from far away. As a Mexican living abroad I find very important to share my culture’s beautiful traditions through what I do best, cake decorating. If you want a colorful and joyful culture, Mexico is an amazing inspiration. This cake was made with lots of love but … Read more

Awesome Ginormous Indominus Rex Cake for my Son

Indominus Rex Cake

My son requested an Indominus Rex cake from Jurassic World for his 8th Birthday. So I looked online and could hardly find anything. But there were many online videos on the making of 3D cakes. So I got my husband to make a structure for a standing 3D dinosaur that he made out of timber … Read more

Awesome Bushel of Crabs Cake


I wanted to make an old bay crab cake to take to a family cook out. The bushel basket was all cake covered with fondant. I made all the crabs out of fondant and dusted each one with red, orange and yellow petal dust.  I made the two ears of corn and the two mallets … Read more

Coolest Castle Cake Inspired by the Disney Movie Frozen

Frozen Birthday Cake

A special little girl named Shea loves the movie “Frozen” and she especially loves Elsa The Snow Queen, so she asked if I could make her a castle cake using the ice blues and teal colors from Elsa’s dress. Cakes: The bottom layer and second layer were square cakes. I cut each corner so the towers … Read more

Coolest Medieval Fantasy Castle Cake

Coolest Medieval Fantasy Castle Cake

I am exhibiting this medieval fantasy castle cake at an upcoming fair. I picked this design because I thought it would be simple and easy. It was simple, but it was far from easy. They say nothing worth having comes without hard work. Let me tell you, this cake drove that point home for me … Read more

Awesome Homemade Half and Half Birthday Christening Cake

half and half birthday christening cake

Here’s how I made this half and half birthday christening cake. I was asked to do a birthday cake for a 1 year old but to also make a christening cake. I asked for info on what Harry liked and was told he enjoys swimming, trains, ball pools and just toys in general. Well I … Read more

Coolest Princess Castle Rainbow Cake

Castle Cake

My daughter requested a castle cake for her 5th birthday. She was very specific in her desire – it had to have pink walls, a purple roof, and be rainbow cake inside. Nothing like setting mummy a challenge! All the details After determining the size of the cake by the dolls I was using, and … Read more

Awesome Homemade MAC Makeup Cake

Awesome MAC cake

This cake was made for my daughter, Fabian – who is our princess! – for her 10th birthday. I made this makeup cake has edible sugar images of different MAC products. The cake is a moist and delicious chocolate cake layered with vanilla whipping cream and nutella. Enjoy!

Awesome Homemade Dalmatian Fire Truck Cake

dalmatian fire truck cake

I made this fun dalmatian fire truck cake for a friend’s little boy’s birthday party. I truly put a lot of heart into making this cake, as the boy’s father had passed away not even a year earlier. This was his first birthday without his dad, and I wanted to create something that would make him … Read more

Coolest Princess Castle Birthday Cake

Homemade Princess Castle Birthday Cake

This Peppa Pig Princess Castle Birthday Cake was made for a friend’s 2nd birthday. It was my first attempt at making a birthday cake and I thought it came out quite good. The cake is made from 2 cakes to create the main castle and then has 7 torrents covered in edible glitter. The cake … Read more

Hilarious Homemade Crap Cake


I made this chocolate fudge cake for my father in laws 70th birthday. He had just retired from working in hardware so thought this idea was perfect! He has sold toilets and all things plumbing for over 50 years (Plus he has a great sense of humour)! The cake was a huge hit at his surprise … Read more

Adorable 2 Tiered Homemade Nemo Cake

nemo cake for my daughter

This is Nemo cake under the sea kinda thing. My daughter adored it! It is two tiered with all buttercream frosting except for marshmallow fondant decorations and the bubble gum balls. I added those to look like pearls. All of the creatures are hand made and I think I did an awesome job if I can … Read more

Adorable Homemade Farm Cake and Animal Cupcakes


Making a Farm Party This was for my 2 year old’s farm themed birthday party. I reserved a party house at a local farm. Then, I purchased farm Birthday decorations. I also searched Pinterest for ideas. I forgot to buy candy but was able to raid my kids Easter basket. Who knew that a lamb … Read more