12+ Coolest Disney Princess Cake Ideas – Awesome DIY Cake Decorating!

Disney Princess Cake Ideas

This cool collection of Disney Princess cake ideas and designs is sure to provide you with inspiration as you set off to create the coolest Disney Princess cakes ever. Good luck! Disney Princess Cake Pops Disney Princess cake submitted by Stella S. This was my very first attempt at making cake pops, but I was up to the challenge. … Read more

Coolest Ever Homemade 3D Bakugan Birthday Cake

Homemade Bakugan Birthday Cake

I made this Homemade Bakugan Birthday Cake for my son Luke on his 5th birthday. I used two square 6″” fruit cakes and after carving I still had plenty left over. I used a round Xmas pudding mould for the size of each Bakugan. I placed it on the fruit cake and cut round it. … Read more

Awesome Homemade Betty Boop Birthday Cake

Homemade Betty Boop Birthday Cake

This Betty Boop Birthday Cake was for my granddaughter’s 10th birthday as she loves Betty Boop. The cakes are chocolate sponge layered with chocolate buttercream. I coat the cakes with a good layer of buttercream all over before covering with the sugarpaste which I roll out to 5mm using guides. I purchased the Betty Boop … Read more

Coolest Ever Homemade 3D Oscar the Grouch Cake

Homemade Oscar The Grouch Cake

Here’s how we made this Oscar the Grouch cake… My wife and I found that we were both good at making creative cakes. We now sell custom cakes out of our house. It’s just me and her and our home oven with materials we buy at everyday cake supply stores. This Oscar The Grouch cake … Read more

Coolest Homemade Pink Basket-Weave Baby Carriage Cake

Homemade Baby Carriage Cake

This Baby Carriage Cake was made for a friend’s baby shower! I baked 2-10″ round cakes and crumb coated them to prevent crumbs from coming through! They were stacked and then final coated with homemade butter cream. I marked and divided the cake into 4 parts, 1/4, 1/4 & 1/2! The top left 1/4 was … 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 Baby Blocks Cake with Teddy Bear

Homemade Baby Blocks Cake

I made this Baby Blocks cake for my Godson’s Christening. I baked a large sheet cake of yellow cake from scratch and also a 13×9 sheet cake to cut up and use for the blocks. Once the cakes had cooled I cut the 13×9 into squares and then froze them both. When it came to … 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

Coolest Duckie Bathtub Birthday Cake

Homemade Duckie Bathtub Birthday Cake

I made this Duckie Bathtub cake for my daugther’s first birthday. First, I made two 8″ round cakes and layered them using buttercream frosting. Then I colored the piping gel blue and applied this to the top to give the look of water. I added the rubber duck to the top. I then appiled graham … Read more

Coolest Singing Victorious Doll Cake

Homemade Singing Victorious Doll Cake

I made this Singing Victorious Doll Cake for my daughter Emmas’ 7th birthday. She loves the Victorious TV show and wanted a Victorious cake. The cake itself is just out of a box but the icing is from a homemade butter cream recipe of my cousin Melanie. I based the idea from my daughter’s singing … Read more

Coolest Jess The Cat Cake

Homemade Jess The Cat Cake

I made this Jess The Cat Cake for my daughter’s 5th birthday. Not being a fan of fondant icing I decided to try and make an all-chocolate cake. First I made 3 20cm round sandwich tins of cake, I used a recipe for intense and dense chocolate cake, but any sandwich cake recipe would do, … 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

Coolest Homemade Snake Birthday Cake

Homemade Snake Birthday Cake

I used two bundt cakes and cut them in half to make the body and cut a little of one in a triangular shape to make the head of the Homemade Snake Birthday Cake. Bought white icing and colored it with food coloring to make the green and yellow. Then I bought M&M’s to make … Read more

Coolest Rubber Ducky Cake

Rubber Ducky Cake

My Rubber Ducky cake was for my sister in law’s Baby shower. I wanted a duck but didn’t want to buy a specialty pan because I didn’t think I’d use it again so I made a picture of a duck on a large paper and I wanted it to look like it was swimming in … Read more

Coolest Horse Birthday Cake

Homemade Horse Birthday Cake

I made this Horse Birthday Cake for my daughter’s 8th birthday. Being horse mad she loved it! I made a square cake then cut the corners off to made the basic shape. I shaved the edges to get a rounded finish and used a spoon to create eye and nose. I used Just Choc fondant … Read more

Coolest Hello Kitty Cake

Homemade Hello Kitty Cake

This Hello Kitty cake was for my 3 year old. I usually come up with the cake idea and then my husband hops in to do the detail work (when I’m frustrated and near tears!!…at midnight!). The frosting is a darker pink for the sides and a lighter pink for the top (no, that was … Read more

Simple Homemade Halloween Ghost Cake

Halloween Ghost Cake

I made this Halloween ghost cake for a party for some body I knew. I made a 10 inch square tin sponge cake from scratch, Victoria sponge recipe with jam and cream in the middle. Put green butter cream in and strawberry jam then I covered it with moulding icing. I drew a ghost in … Read more

Coolest Jungle Birthday Cake

Homemade Jungle Birthday Cake

I made this Jungle Birthday Cake for my daughter’s second birthday. This was my first ever attempt using fondant and my first layered birthday cake. The frosting and animals are all made of marshmallow fondant and it was surprisingly simple to make and easy to work with. The bottom part of the cake is white … Read more

Coolest Nemo Cake

Homemade Nemo Cake

I made this Nemo Cake for my sister-in-law’s son. I always use gel or powder colouring – the colours are more vibrant. The eyes and fins I printed and laminated. Remember to use white margarine (wooden spoon in SA) when making white icing, if you are using a butter based icing.

Coolest Valentines Day Cake

Homemade Valentines Day Cake

Basically I took 2 9″ round cake pans, cut them into heart shapes and placed sides touching together to make this Valentines Day cake. Decorated all with pink icing and piped on the lettering. This was for a school Valentine’s Day party. The kids all loved it. Very simple to assemble. They want another one … Read more

Coolest 4th Birthday Jungle Cake

Homemade 4th Birthday Jungle Cake

A friend of mine wanted me to do a cake for her son’s 4th birthday. When they came over to discuss the theme I asked the little boy what he liked best and he promptly told me ‘animals’ and ‘dinosaurs’. Therefore I wanted to create a cake which shows animals and also dinosaurs and came … Read more

Coolest Nemo Birthday Cake

Homemade Nemo Birthday Cake

My friend wanted a Nemo Birthday cake for her daughter. The main body is made with a standard sponge recipe, using a heart shaped cake tin. It was then cut in half and adjusted to give them shape. Then the shape of the face was molded using marzipan and stuck to the front with jam. … Read more

Coolest Valentines Cake

Homemade Vaelntines Cake

I decided to make all the Mum’s at my children’s playgroup a Valentines cake just as a treat. I used a heart shaped cake tin and baked a vanilla sponge cake tinted pink. Turn out to cool. When cool slice in half and apply filling. I did chocolate flavoured buttercream using drinking chocolate powder with … Read more

Cool Homemade Horse Cake Design

Homemade Horse Cake Design

This Horse Cake Design is for my niece’s 3rd birthday. I copied a picture of the horse head from the internet. Then I traced the size of my 12×12 square pan onto a piece of paper. I then drew my horse picture in the square. I traced it onto a piece of wax paper and … Read more