Coolest Treasure Chest with Skull Cake

I wanted to do a big skull cake, but didn’t want to pay $35 for the cake mold, so instead I paid $3 for a chocolate skull mold and made a treasure chest cake instead. The cake had half chocolate layers and half white cake. All details were made with homemade marshmallow fondant. The skull … Read more

Coolest Pirate and Skeleton Birthday Cake and Cupcakes

Coolest Pirate and Skeleton Birthday Cake and Cupcakes

My grandson wanted a pirate cake for his 6th birthday so I looked around and could not find one like he wanted. I finally made one to resemble his invitations which he loved. I took a Build a Bear cake mold and cut off the tail and ears. I frosted it with a butter cream, … Read more

Creative Pirate Treasure Map Cake

Creative Pirate Treasure Map Cake

I made this creative pirate treasure map cake for my son’s 3rd birthday. All you need is a rectangle pan! I used an 11×15. I started  by frosting the whole cake in white frosting. I then used crushed graham cracker and brown sugar mixed for the “sand”, covering about 3/4ths of the top of the cake. … Read more

Coolest Pirate Sword Cake

Coolest Pirate Sword Cake

I was asked to make a pirate themed cake for my friend’s little boy’s 3rd birthday so I made a pirate sword cake. They haven’t seen it yet. The most difficult part was the handle. It’s not perfect but I’m pleased. My little boy kept interrupting me wanting to help but its not the best … Read more

Ahoy me-Harteys! It’s a Johnny Depp Anime Cake

A choc-chilli Mexican Pirate Cake by The Pink Piper

My gorgeous friend Leah was throwing a surprise party for her hubbies big 3-0 and asked for a Pirate themed cake to follow their dinner at a well-known Mexican cafe. So what else could I make but a chili-chocolate, swashbuckling pirate with as much swagger as Mr Depp himself!  Thus, this pirate-treat was born and devoured … Read more

Coolest Treasure Chest and Pirate Skull Cake

Coolest Treasure Chest and Pirate Skull  Cake

I made the treasure chest from chocolate biscuit cake in 2 pans then covered them with chocolate flavored fondant then imprinted them with  a wood grain mat. I wanted to have the chest slightly open but because of the weight of the chocolate biscuit cake it wouldn’t stay up  no matter what I tried. I then decorated it with straps painted … Read more

Coolest Pirate Skull Cake

Coolest Pirate Skull Cake

This pirate skull cake was requested by my 6 year old son. He wanted a skull cake, but I did not like the molds from the store. So I used a foam Halloween skull that we have for decoration and covered it with plastic wrap and then several layers of aluminum foil. I pressed the … Read more

Pirate Birthday Party Pirate Cake

Pirate Birthday Party Pirate Cake

My 4 year old LOVES pirates and wanted a pirate birthday party. He also wanted a pirate cake, but not just any pirate cake. He was very specific in what had to be on this cake: a ship, water, islands, volcano, sharks, treasure chest, pirate map, and most important – a gummy crab. I started by baking an 9×13 … Read more

Coolest Pirate Ship Birthday Cake

My son has been fascinated with pirates ever since he saw the Pirates of the Carribean movies on TV.  Though he was too young to understand all that pirate jargon he was fascinated.  The boat, swords, eye patches, tattoos were so cool. So when it came time to plan his third birthday party what did … Read more

Coolest Octopus and Pirate Birthday Cake

Coolest Octopus and Pirate Birthday Cake

I make this Octopus and Pirate birthday cake for my son’s 1st birthday. The original idea I got from the internet. I forgot the artist’s name, and I make the 3D base on the picture with some little changes so it can work with gum paste and fondant, and its my first octopus cake. I was try to … Read more

Amazing Pirate Cake for my 3 Year Old Grandson

Amazing Pirate Cake for my 3 Year Old Grandson

I used the Wilton football pan to make this pirate cake. I made two cakes and cut them to form the ship bottom and top.  I used a large sheet pan for the base (water).  I used chocolate frosting to hold the pieces in place.  The two decks are chocolate crispy treats cut into the shape for … Read more

Coolest Pirate Birthday Cake for our 3-Year-Old

Coolest Pirate Birthday Cake for our 3-Year-Old

First time doing this. First cake fell apart and had to start all over. Learning as I went. Probably spent more money than I needed to, but it was worth it to see my grandson’s face.  He called the crocodile the Tic Toc Crock.  The party was at a public restaurant and people kept coming … Read more

Cool Cake for Pirate Fan

Cool Cake for Pirate Fan

I don’t think my cake is going to win any prize, but it was the reason I made this cake that makes it the most special! My cousin’s son, Xavier, was turning 5 years old. Being Autistic Xavier becomes fixated on things more than the average child, so when I learned he was obsessed with … Read more

Awesome But Easy Pirate Theme Cake

Awesome But Easy Pirate Theme Cake

Several years ago I bought  Australian Women’s Weekly Kid’s Birthday Cakes book. When my son was 5 he chose a pirate ship  from that book . Since then I made this cake 6 times. Three times for my son, including latest one two weeks ago (on the picture ), 2 for his cousin and one … Read more

Jake and the Neverland Pirates Ship Cake

Jake and the Neverland Pirates Ship Cake

My grandson Jack wanted a pirate party for his 6th birthday so as usual Grandma was commissioned do do the cake. For his previous birthday I had made Diego and his rescue center so I knew that this year I would have to exceed his expectations as he tells everyone I am the best cake maker in the world…bless him! … Read more

Coolest Pirate Ship Birthday Cake

Coolest Pirate Ship Birthday Cake

My grandson asked me to make a Pirate Ship cake for his 6th birthday.  The first one I made was for his 4th birthday and evidently it was a big hit. I have learned a few things since I made the last one. First of all the ship holds up better if it is made … Read more

Awesome Pirate Birthday Cake

Awesome Pirate Birthday Cake

This awesome Pirate birthday cake is the second one I have made for this boy. The first one is no where close to being as cool as this one is!! The frosting used for this one is the whipped frosting. Then I used the airbrush to add the color. The boat on top is really meant for a … Read more

Cool Pirate Ship Birthday Cake for 4-Year Old

Cool Pirate Ship Birthday Cake for 4-Year Old

My son wanted a pirate theme for his 4th birthday party. I used a pirate ship cake mold for the base of the cake. I used a firm buttermilk white cake recipe from Better Homes New Cook Book to ensure that it popped out easily and stayed standing. I always use Crisco and flour too … Read more

Easy Pirate Ship Cake

Easy Pirate Ship Cake

Found an easy pirate ship cake to make for my son’s 4th birthday, it was a hit with the kiddies and my son was so excited with it. Looks like more effort than required, decorating it took about 2 hours. 1. Bake double quantities of chocolate butter cake and equally split between 2 20cm round … Read more

Cool Pirate’s Chest Cake

Cool Pirate's Chest Cake

I made this for my son’s birthday party. It was simply two 9×13 single-layer cakes. Right after baking, I covered the bottom with a piece of waxed paper and flattened out with my hand so it wouldn’t bulge in the middle (I never cut them flat because the squished cake tastes so yummy and moist!). … Read more

Coolest Pirate Ship Birthday Cake

My son wanted a pirate party for his 6 year old birthday party.  It was such a fun theme to work with!  I wanted a pirate ship birthday cake but was scared to death to tackle something like this!  I baked two 9×13 pan cakes.  I started out with one of the cakes and before … Read more

Coolest Pink Pirate Ship Cake

Coolest Pink Pirate Ship Cake

I decided to do this pink pirate ship cake for my daughter for her 4th birthday. She loves Peter Pan and Jake and the Neverland pirates so to be unique to her we decided on pink and pirates which is fairly hard to find stuff locally. The cake I made the mold out of rice … Read more

Coolest Pirate Ship Cake

Pirate Ship Cake

My daughter loved the cake and her friends too. She helped me with the pirate shop cake but we didnt know if the cake will look good. She loved it and I saved myself some money by making this cake by myself. I think I did a good job for the first time.

Coolest Pirate Cake

Pirate Island and Ship Cake

I made this Pirate cake for my son’s birthday because he loved pirates. The bottom is just a half sheet white cake that made and frosted with butter cream in between the two layers. I looked for the biggest cake pan that I had in order to make it look like two different parts of … Read more