Archive for the ‘Birthdays’ Category

Cactus Cakes & Desserts to Make Your Favorite Cowboy/Cowgirl

Thursday, May 17th, 2018

Calling all cowboys and cowgirls — if you or someone you know loves all things Western, take a gander at this desert-inspired spread. We can’t get enough of the cactus cakes and desserts cropping up all over the web, so we made our own! Perfect for birthday parties, themed soirée or your weekly Westworld viewing party, these treats are sure to impress. (more…)

How to Make a Galaxy Cake

Monday, April 23rd, 2018

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We’re seeing stars! Galaxy cakes and space-inspired desserts have been all over the internet lately, and we love them for birthday parties, themed celebrations or as a special surprise for your favorite space geek. These cakes may seem difficult to pull off — but with the right tools and know-how, you can take your desserts to infinity and beyond in no time. (more…)

ICYMI: How to Make a Kawaii Lion Cake

Wednesday, April 18th, 2018

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Last week, cake artist Lyndsay Sung from Coco Cake Land took over our Instagram to show us how to make this adorable buttercream lion cake. Perfect for any birthday celebration, this sweet treat is both fun and easy to achieve. We’re here to recap Lyndsey’s Instagram tutorial to show you how!

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6 Cute Animal Birthday Cakes

Tuesday, June 13th, 2017

6 Cute Animal Birthday Cakes | Wilton Cake DecoratingAnimal cakes are a super cute way to celebrate a child’s birthday. Here are six aww-dorable cakes that your child will love and your guests will enjoy!

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7 Magical Unicorn Treats You Need in Your Life

Wednesday, June 15th, 2016

Thinking of throwing a unicorn birthday party for someone special or requesting one for yourself? Even if it’s not your birthday, who needs a reason to throw a unicorn party?  The increasingly popular party theme is too cute to miss out on. Here’s a couple unicorn cake ideas and other treats to spark your creativity. (more…)

9 Absolutely Gorgeous Princess Cakes

Monday, June 6th, 2016

Planning a princess party? Since it’s one of the most popular birthday party themes, we wanted to share a few of our favorite princess cake ideas. Make her birthday wish come true with one of these fairy tale cakes.

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Woodland Animal Cakes and Cupcakes

Monday, May 9th, 2016

Cute little woodland critters are great guests for any occasion – birthdays, baby showers or just because. These sweet faces are almost too cute to eat! Check out the ideas below and click through each project to learn how to make woodland animal cakes and cupcakes.

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How to Make a Tiered Cake

Tuesday, April 12th, 2016

Stacked cakes always look stunning, even if they’re just a two-tiered cake, but I’ve been intimidated by them for a while. My decorating skills have certainly grown a lot since I started working at Wilton two and a half years ago, but it wasn’t until recently that I made a tiered cake all on my own. Are you wondering how to make a tiered cake? If you’ve never stacked cakes before but would like to try, never fear! I’m here to walk you through just how I made this purple cake with neon flowers.

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9 New Cakes for Any Occasion: Birthdays, Weddings and More!

Monday, April 4th, 2016

Wilton’s team of decorators creates new cakes every day. We add new decorating ideas to the website regularly, and to make sure you haven’t missed any, I’ve gathered them all in one place for you! Check out some of the latest and greatest cake projects from Wilton.com. You’ll find a cake for every occasion – even a first birthday or wedding day. No matter your skill level, there’s something here for everyone!

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A Whimsical First Birthday

Wednesday, February 17th, 2016

First birthdays are a big milestone, and many parents strive to come up with a unique theme that captures the spirit of their son or daughter. Jenny Streicher is no different.

As a Senior Content Designer in the Wilton Decorating Room, she spends her days developing new designs and decorating ideas for cakes and sweet treats. Naturally, Streicher wanted to design and decorate her daughter’s first birthday cake on her own. However, she didn’t stop at one cake – she made five different cakes that created one whimsical first birthday.

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