Coolest Western Themed Birthday Cakes


My sons opted to have a joint birthday celebration with a Western Bull Riding theme. They even had mechanical bulls to ride at the party. I created this cake after searching the internet for inspiration.  They each had their own individual round cake, topped with fondant accessories. Jake had a cowboy hat, and Josh a … Read more

Father Son Birthday Cactus Cake

Father Son Birthday Cactus Cake

I made this cactus cake  for my good friend who commissioned me to make a birthday cake for her husband and son’s combined birthday party. Cake baking is relatively new to me. I just started this year and I have fallen head over heels in love with baking and frankly, I might be a little obsessed. … Read more

Barbed Wire and Cowboy Boot Birthday Cake

Barbed Wire and Cowboy Boot Birthday Cake

I made this cowboy boot cake for the 80th birthday of a dear friend of mine that enjoys working on his ranch in west Texas when he’s not at the office in Dallas. He was so pleased with his cake. I really enjoyed creating it and thinking of him out on the ranch, knowing that … Read more

Coolest Western Cowboy Cake

Coolest Western Cowboy Cake

This western cowboy cake was made for my grandson for his second birthday. He lives on a mini farm and loves all of the farm animals as well as horses. He loves to dress like a cowboy and wear his western boots and cowboy hat, so this just seemed like the best cake to make … Read more

Coolest Cactus Flower Cake with Spaghetti Quills!

Cactus Flower Cake

This cactus flower cake was for a housewarming the church gave for my daughter. It fit right in with the southwest country theme of the party. Everyone thought it was a real cactus and no one wanted to cut it. LOL! The cake was made in dark chocolate and covered with lots of buttercream applied … Read more

Coolest Toilet Seat Horseshoe Cake

Horseshoe Cake 1

Myself and my caking partner were contacted by a customer about doing a baby shower cake. The client sent us a picture of what she was wanting, it was a 10″ square cake covered in green fondant with white polka dots and on top of that was a horseshoe shaped cake covered in a cow print fondant.  … Read more

Cancer Free Celebration Cake for a Cowboy

Cancer Free Celebration Cake for a Cowboy

This cake was made to celebrate our pastor’s youngest son’s declaration of being cancer free after 3 years of wonderful treatment at St. Judes for leukemia.  Isn’t that cause for celebration YES!  And he LOVES to watch those cowboys stay on til the end!  So we thought it appropriate to celebrate the Lord’s blessing with … Read more

Coolest Cowboy Boots and Hat Cake for Cowboy Birthday

Coolest Cowboy Boots and Hat Cake for Cowboy Birthday

This Cowboy Boots and Hat Cake was made for a special little cowboy to celebrate his 8th birthday.  The cake itself is a vanilla butter 1/4 sheet cake, which I made starting with a boxed mix and then altered (gasp #1). The icing is crusting homemade vanilla butter cream. The cake was baked using the … Read more

Coolest Horse Birthday Cake Ever

Coolest paint horse ever

This is my first horse fondant cake. I used oval pans to make the body and did a little sculpting to shape the body and  put a thin layer of butter cream icing. I put it in fridge to set and then colored some fondant black. I covered the body and head with white fondant and rolled … Read more

Awesome Abandoned Gold Mine Birthday Cake

Abandoned Gold Mine Cake

My son, Alex is into science, particular geology- geodes, rocks, and minerals. He desperately wanted an abandoned gold mine cake for his 8th birthday, which isn’t the easiest thing to create in the world, but I figured I could at least try. It took a few trips to different suppliers to find the edible rocks, … Read more

Coolest Cowgirl Birthday Cake

My friend asks me to make a cake for her daughter’s birthday every year since I love doing it and she hates it. For her 6th birthday, her daughter had a cowgirl party and wanted a chocolate raspberry cake in the shape of…you guessed it, a cowgirl.  Finding very little cake inspiration online, I found … Read more

Beautiful Horse Cake

Beautiful Horse Cake

I had to make a Horse cake for my cousin’s surprise birthday party. So, I was looking on Pinterest and found one that I liked very much so I decided to make that one. Well, I found some chocolate molds online  a month ago.  I was crammed for time but I got it done just in time to bring … Read more

Gitty-Up Cowboy Cake

Gitty-Up Cowboy Cake

I make this Gitty-Up cowboy cake  for my son’s 6th birthday. For weeks my son asked for a Soccer birthday party so I was dead set on making a soccer cake for him, BUT at the last minute he decided he wanted a cowboy birthday party. With only 2 days to change EVERYTHING from soccer to … Read more

Coolest Akubra Hat Cake

Coolest Akubra Hat Cake

This Akubra Hat cake was done for a mate who is a real all round man of the land and former bull rider. Rarely ever seen without his Akubra hat on his head, he was turning 40 and I was asked to whip something up. I decided I would try to replicate his famous hat. My … Read more

Coolest Homemade Cowboy Birthday Cakes 0

I made this cake for my dads 60th birthday. I searched this site for cowboy birthday cakes and this is what I made. The brim is rolled fondant cut to fit over the brim of an overturned cowboy hat covered in wax paper and left to dry for two days. The top part is an … Read more

Coolest Horseshoe Cake

Homemade Horseshoe Cake

I made this Horseshoe Cake for my younger sister’s 13th birthday. She loves horses and I knew this would be perfect for her. I started out by baking one 8in cake and one 6in cake. I allowed them both to cool before turning them out on cardboard. I covered them both with white frosting, while … Read more

Cowboy Cake

Cowboy Cake

This is the third cake I’ve done so I’m no master at it but it was a lot of fun making this cowboy cake. This cake was inspired for my son’s 2nd birthday party: a pony ride party at a horse farm! I had some ideas but checked the web and got some other cool … Read more

Coolest Homemade Cowboy Birthday Cakes 1

I used natural white cake that was baked in an oven safe glass bowl. Then I used a thin layer of buttercream frosting before I applied the fondant. I used foil rolled up and covered in a paper towel to shape the fondant how I wanted it. Then I let the rim of my hat … Read more

Coolest Country Horseshoe Birthday Cake

Homemade Country Horseshoe Birthday Cake

I designed this Country Horseshoe Birthday Cake for my brother’s 50th birthday. This 9″ two layer cake is basic chocolate with cream cheese filling and basic white frosting on top. After a lot of experimenting with chocolate, both dark and baker’s, along with rice crispy treats, I decided to make the “horseshoe” and the “50” … Read more

Coolest Cowgirl Cakes

Homemade Cowgirl Cakes

I made these cowgirl cakes for my twin girls. They were having a horsie/cowgirl party for their third birthday. I used the Wilton Wonder Mold Pan. You need to use 1 and a half cake mixes. If you use 2 mixes, it will never cook on the inside and the outside will burn. I bought … Read more

Coolest Homemade Cowboy Birthday Cakes 2

These are what is called pull-apart-cakes which are just cupcakes stuck side by side in any shape and iced and decorated like you would a cake minus the sides. I searched clipart for the pictures I wanted. After I found the right pictures I shaped the cupcakes and iced with white icing. I then took … Read more

Coolest Horseshoe Wilton Cake Decorating Ideas 0

My daughter, like most girls her age, is horse crazy and wanted to have a horse themed birthday. We had a barn party where everyone got to ride horses, etc, and I made this horseshoe horse cake. This horse cake is a single layer horseshoe baked in the Wilton cake decorating horseshoe pan. I didnt … Read more

Cool Homemade Cowgirl Cake

Homemade Cowgirl Cake

This cowgirl cake was made to match a invitation from This cowgirl/petting zoo birthday party was for a friend’s little girl. First, I scanned the invitation and increased the size of it to fit on the cake. I iced the 12 x 18 in buttercream, let it sit for 10 minutes to form a … Read more

Coolest Homemade Cowboy Birthday Cakes 3

I made this cake for a western evening at my local dance club. As with most of the cakes that I make; we raffled it off and raised money for our club funds. I covered the board with a thin layer of fondant and allowed this to dry. Next I rolled out a shape to … Read more