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

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

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

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

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

Coolest Pirate Birthday Cake

Homemade Pirate Birthday Cake

I layered two ten inch round cakes for the bottom tier and two six inch round cakes for the top of this Pirate Birthday Cake. I covered the two tiers with white fondant and then made red and brown fondant for the balls around the top and bottom tiers and cut out strips and laid … Read more

Coolest Pirate Birthday Cake

Homemade Pirate Birthday Cake

I used two round cakes and cut one in half for body and the other half I cut the hat out of it for this Pirate Birthday Cake. For the second round cake I only cut a small bit off top and used some of it for ears and nose. I used a peppermint patty … Read more

Coolest Homemade Pirate Party Cakes and How-To Tips 5

This pirate cake was extremely easy and turned out SO cute! I modified this pirate cake from a “Golf Course” cake idea to fit my sons Pirate obsession for his 4th birthday party. One package (2-layer size) yellow or white cake mix, one cup of boiling water, one package (4-serving size) green or blue Jello, … Read more

Coolest Pirate Cupcakes

Homemade Pirate Cupcakes

First I baked the Pirate Cupcakes and let them cool, then did a crumb coat of thin icing. I iced them properly with chocolate frosting (store bought). I rolled out some white fondant and cut the circles with a cookie cutter. I placed a white “face” onto each cupcake and smoothed it in place next … Read more

Coolest Pirate Birthday Cake

Homemade Pirate Birthday Cake

I baked the cake and let it cool, then did a thin crumbcoat. I actually left it in the fridge overnight at this point because I did the cupcakes that night (Friday night). I only decorated the Pirate Birthday Cake on Saturday night (his party was Sunday morning). Before putting it in the fridge I … Read more

Coolest Pirate Party Birthday Cake

Homemade Pirate Birthday Cake And Cupcakes

This Pirate Party Birthday Cake was a really fun cake to make as I got the older kids involved in making the items in the water such as the Croc. They had great time doing this. This was made for my sons 4th Pirate Birthday Party. The chest is made of chocolate and the cupcakes … Read more

Coolest Pirate Skull Birthday Cake

Homemade Pirate Skull Birthday Cake

This pirate skull birthday cake was made for a little lad of one of my husband’s colleagues, he is made about pirates. I made a rectangle cake and iced it. I then cut out a skull shape and used some molded lumps of icing underneath to shape the eyes, cheeks and mouth and place the … Read more

Coolest Pirate Skull Cake

Homemade Pirate Skull Cake

I made this pirate skull cake for my Godson’s 3rd birthday. They were doing a pirate them. I got a couple of ideas off the internet and combined them in to this cake. I used 2 and 1/2 8″ cakes and 2 and 1/2 6″ cakes. I made a vanilla cake from scratch and found … Read more

Coolest Pirate Skull Cake

Homemade Pirate Skull Cake

I made this Pirate Skull Cake for my daughter’s 7th birthday this year. The theme was pink pirate. I was able to trace a skull shape onto parchment paper from a picture I had. I also used the same picture to trace the mouth, teeth, eyes and nose. I wanted it to be all correctly … Read more

Coolest Pirate Birthday Cake

Homemade Pirate Birthday Cake

This Pirate Birthday Cake is a compilation of tons of different ideas I had, and others that I found on this site and others. I sketched everything out and ended up leaving out so many details…if this cake was made with more layers, “treasure map” detailing could be put on the sides above the waves. … Read more

Cool Homemade Pirate Cake

Pirate Cake

My three year old wanted a pirate for his birthday. This was made using the Wilton Pirate Pan and iced with butter cream icing. Chocolate coins were placed in the middle like a treasure as well as around the edges. It was such a hit!

Coolest Pirate Theme Birthday Cake

Homemade Pirate Theme Birthday Cake

I created this Pirate Theme Birthday Cake using 12″, 10″ & 8″ round pans. The first layer was chocolate, the second was marble and the last was white. I usually do this to ensure all guests have what they like. I used buttercream icing to ice the entire cake and on the second layer to … Read more

Coolest Pirate Birthday Cake

Homemade Pirate Birthday Cake

I made this Pirate Birthday Cake for one of my daycare kids. She picked out the design from looking at cakes on the internet. She was having a pink pirate party. I made one large and one small round and stacked them. The stripes were made with fruit by the foot.

Coolest Pirate Birthday Cake

Homemade Pirate Birthday Cake

I made this Pirate Birthday Cake for a customer. She said the theme was Pirates and left the rest up to me. The cake is Half Chocolate cake and half white cake. I used a box cake mix and added a few secret ingredients to make it taste almost homemade. I just used a butter … Read more

Coolest Pirate Kids Cake

Homemade Pirate Kids Cake

This was my first attempt at a cake with fondant and not knowing a lot about it, I didn’t want to risk the entire pirate kids cake on just one element. I frosted the whole thing with a buttercream crumb coat and let that sit. Then I frosted the entire thing again with buttercream. I … Read more