Coolest 3 Tier Pirate Cake

Coolest 3 Tier Pirate Cake

Who doesn’t love pirates! This pirate cake was such a fun cake to make. It was 3 tiers of cake topped off with a chocolate pirate skull. Pirate Cake Instructions The bottom two tiers I ruffled with different shades of white and blue fondant to give it the appearance of waves. The top tier was … Read more

Ahoy Mateys Pirate Ship Birthday Cake

Ahoy Mateys Pirate Ship Birthday Cake

I made this pirate ship birthday cake for my son.  I am a bargain shopper, so coming up with his 8th birthday party theme was challenging.  I didn’t want to do what all the other kids are doing so the search was on. I happened to be at a second hand store and I couldn’t … Read more

First Attempt Pirate Ship Cake

First Attempt Pirate Ship Cake

Being a stay-at-mom and freelance writer when I first discovered the joys of 3d sculpting and fondant cakes, I felt that I had never been happier in my life. For the first time I learnt that I could touch hearts with my cakes. Today I am a founder of my homemade customized fondant cakes business … Read more

Coolest 4th Birthday Pirate Ship Cake

Coolest 4th Birthday Pirate Ship Cake

For my son’s 4th Birthday he wanted a pirate party so decided to make him a pirate ship cake set on the ocean with an island/treasure chest. Since it was my other son’s 2nd birthday as well, I had to be aware of size when creating the cake and be sure not to make way … Read more

Cool Pirate Treasure Cupcakes

Cool Pirate Treasure Cupcakes

These Pirate Treasure cupcakes were for a 4 year old’s birthday party. The desire was for a feeling of pirate hidden treasure. The client wanted Jumbo sized cupcakes to allow decorating and treasure. I learned that sadly there are hardly ANY great decorative jumbo-sized cupcake liners or wraps so I went with gold foil. The … Read more

Coolest Treasure Chest Cake

Coolest Treasure Chest Cake

I made this treasure chest cake for my nephew’s 1st birthday the other week. He had a pirate themed birthday and I thought, “how cool would a treasure chest be?” Steps to Make the Cake First, I baked two 14 inch square chocolate mud cakes. I then cut them in half and layered 3 of … Read more

Cool Pirate Birthday Cakes for my Little Pirate

Cool Pirate Birthday Cakes for my Little Pirate

My grandson was very persistent that for his 5th Birthday party he wanted a Pirate Party. So Nanny here had to come up with a special cake for the occasion. Me and my sister decided to make a pirate ship and treasure chest.  The pirate ship was most trying because we had to stack the … Read more

Easy Pirate Cake

I decided to make a Pirate birthday cake for my sons 9th Birthday.  I just used 2 round pans and baked my normal white cake and planned on a light Bavarian creme filling and buttercream frosting. I used the birthday party invite to make the decorating a little easier for me. I was ready to … Read more

Princess and Pirate Party Cakes for Boy Girl Twins Birthday

Princess and Pirate Party Cakes for Boy Girl Twins Birthday

Every year it’s a difficult task to find coordinating themes for my boy girl twins. This year for their 6th birthday they selected the princess and pirates theme. Both of them were very sure what cakes they wanted. My daughter wanted a pretty pink castle and my son wanted a mighty pirate ship. Hmm.. The … Read more

Lego Minifigure Pirates of the Caribbean Cake

Lego Minifigure Pirates of the Caribbean Cake

My son is obsessed with Legos, especially Pirates of the Caribbean. When he turned 5 he wanted a Captain Jack Sparrow cake. I found a Lego “man” pan on eBay in a set with a Lego brick cake pan, Lego brick mold and a minifigure mold. Making Jack was much easier than I expected. To … Read more

Last-Minute Pirate Birthday Cake

Last-Minute Pirate Birthday Cake

This was definitely a last-minute pirate birthday cake. The client called me a day before, when I was pretty booked up, but I love pirate cakes and they were kinda stuck, so I took it on… he sent a pic of a somewhat pale cake compared to what I deem exciting. But I think it’s … Read more

Coolest Treasure Chest Cake

Coolest Treasure Chest Cake

When my oldest daughter (now 5) turned three, we decided to have a girly pirate themed birthday party. What goes better with a pirate themed birthday party than a treasure chest cake? This cake was very large and very heavy but it was a huge hit at the party! My mom and my grandma even … Read more

Walk the Plank Pirate Cake!

Walk the Plank Cake

My son who was turning 4 requested a Pirate cake. I asked him what he wanted it to look like and he said he wanted a hook on top like Captain Hook and a sword. I started to brain storm asking him about certain things I was thinking about and he would yay or nay … Read more

Coolest Playmobile Pirate Ship Birthday Cake

Coolest Playmobile Pirate Ship Birthday Cake

This was my son’s Playmobil pirate birthday cake for his 4th birthday which I made by using a 9 by 13 cake frosted with my homemade fudge chocolate frosting. I used a thin coat of grape jelly  to stick the blue dyed coconut flakes sprinkled with shiny blue sprinkles for the water. The land was … Read more

Coolest Pirate Ship Cake

Coolest Pirate Ship Cake

My nephew decided he wanted a Jake pirate ship cake for his birthday. He knows he just has to tell his sissy what he wants and I make it happen somehow. But I have to admit I got a lil nervous here lol. After brainstorming I thought I had it all mapped out in my … Read more

Mermaids and Pirates: Under the Sea Treasure Chest Cake

For my daughter’s 6th birthday party, she wanted to have a mermaids party. The only problem was that she wanted to invite some boys in her class as well. So I adapted the theme to Mermaids and Pirates: Under the Sea. For the cake, I decided what better than to have a treasure chest cake … Read more

Coolest Pirate Ship Cake

Coolest Pirate Ship Cake

My son’s 5th birthday was pirate themed.  I have been enjoying making 3-D cakes, and I had seen lots of great ones on this site for inspiration! The “ocean” was an 11×15 white sheet cake. I colored in blue to make it look like the ocean even after it was cut. For the ship I … Read more

Coolest Pirate Ship Cake

Coolest Pirate Ship Cake

I am just an amateur at making cakes and this was the most challenging cake that I have ever made, but super fun. I had no idea where to start. I do what ever my nephew conjures up for his parties and I hope that I can keep it up. So when I found out … Read more

Coolest Captian Kane’s Pirate Birthday Cake

Coolest Captian Kane's Pirate Birthday Cake

I used strips of black fondant to cover the ship I carved out of cake. It looks like it was hard to make but it really was pretty easy. The process of covering the boat with fondant was quite easy. I covered the rest of the cake under the ship with buttercream and airbrushed it … Read more

Coolest Homemade 3rd Birthday Pirate Cake

Ivy insisted she wanted a Pirate Cake and as I love a challenge. I decided to fulfill her wish, lol. I have never done anything like this before so I did a Google search for pirate cakes and picked out a few I liked. The cake I ended up doing was a mix of several cakes … Read more

Coolest Pirate Ship Cake

Coolest Pirate Ship Cake

Every time someone asks me about a cake and shows me a picture I instantly go, oh no, I cant do that! Until the moment I sit down and think about it and break down what is really being done that is what I think. For this cake I didn’t have a picture to go … Read more

Coolest Bucky from Jake and the Neverland Birthday Cake

Final result: Bucky with sails billowing

The only creative thing I’m capable of is to bake and decorate my three sons’ birthday cakes. Mostly I do not consider them original creations because I copy either a how-to recipe or get my inspiration from sites like these. But I always plan what I’m going to do months ahead and take a day’s … Read more

Yo Ho Mates Pirate Birthday Cake

I make my son a special birthday cake every year, I have made a caterpillar (4ft) Tootles from the Mickey Mouse Clubhouse. and this year is my favorite . I gave him 3 choices, Cars , Trains or a pirate ship (he’s all about pirates right now). So that’s what he picked. I tried a … Read more