Easy for even the most novice of decorators, these Halloween cakes are a simple way to impress your friends and family. Made using shaped cake pans and simple decorating techniques, these cakes are so easy, it’s scary!
Looking for a quick and easy dessert to make this Halloween? Here are five super simple cakes to get you started!

Whether you want a cake shaped like a pumpkin or you’d rather use what you have on hand to make a cute 3-D ghost cake, these easy Halloween cakes are a fun way to make a big impression!

Jack-o-Lantern Cake

If you’re looking for a simple and easy Halloween decorating project, this is the cake for you. Made using our Jack-o-Lantern Shaped Cake Pan and decorated with round orange and black candies, this pumpkin-shaped cake is great for decorators with ghoulishy good taste!

jack o'lantern shaped cake

Black Cat Cake

A few sprinkles go a long way in this cute black cat cake. This sparkling kitty is made by placing a cookie cutter on top of the cake, then filling it with a thin layer of black sanding sugar. Add a border of Halloween sprinkles around the bottom of the cake and you’ve got the purr-fect Halloween dessert!

Ghost Cake

This cute cake is the only ghost I want at my Halloween party! With a small round cake pan and some buttercream frosting, you can make this adorable ghost cake in no time. If you’re running short on time, you could even leave the arms off and your cake would be just as sweet. Boo appetit!

ghost 3d cake

Skull Halloween Cake

No bones about it, this creepy skull cake is a great treat for your Halloween party. Simple enough for decorators of all skill levels, this cake uses the Skull Shaped Pan and a spatula to create a spooktacular sweet that tastes much better than it looks!

creepy skull shaped cake

Candy Corn Cake

Not everyone loves candy corn, but everyone will love this cute candy-corn-inspired cake! Made using the Easy Layers! Cake Pan Set, you can bake all the layers for this cake in one go. Use the Color Right Concentrated Food Color Set to tint your batter, or leave it as is and just decorate the outside. A fun cake for Halloween parties or October birthdays, this is one quick treat you can whip up in no time.

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