Search

The 37 most amazing first birthday cake ideas you'll ever see

(5 ratings)
Best first birthday cakes
Back in our day we were lucky to get a Victoria sponge for our tenth birthday tea, and for our first birthday we probably had a mashed-up banana, just like every other day. But it looks like the one-year-olds of today are a luckier bunch, judging by these show-stopping cakes.

These first birthday cakes are mind-blowing and some parents really do pull out all the stops to celebrate that first special birthday. We’re not convinced we’ll be trying anything this ambitious, any time soon but it’s nice to dream, isn’t it?

So, here are the 30 jaw-droppingly amazing cakes to help with those daydreams...

1. The nursery classic


Credit: 100 Layer Cakelet

2. The girly-girl cake


Credit: Pinterest

3. The vintage circus cake

Credit: Cakes by Elisa

4. The fun fondant cake


Credit: Rachel Manning Cakes

5. The rainbow surprise cake


Credit: Made with Pink

6. The number cake


Credit: Laura Kate

7. The ombre cake


Credit: My Keuken

8. The big top-triumph cake


Credit: Amy Atlas

 

9. The classy colours cake


Credit: The Pastry Studio

 

10. The fun cake

Credit: Helena Kastanis

11. The big bash cake


Credit: Amy Atlas

12. The fridge letters cake


Credit: The Tom Kat Studio

13. The unashamedly chocolate cake


Credit: Clausa Things

 

14. The engineering feat cake

Credit: Celebrate with cake

15. The crowd-pleaser cake


Credit: Cakes Decor

16. The little boy's cake


Credit: Cake Decor

17. The pretty pastel cake


Credit: Fat cake designs

18. The pretty as a picture cake


Credit: Everything Lu Lu

19. The cake-you-wish-you-could-make cake


Credit: Hello Naomi

20. The show-stopper cake


Credit: Sweetness cakes confectionery

21. The cheeky monkey cake


Credit: Sutterby

22. The cool cake


Credit: Cakes by Dusty

23. The monster bash cake


Credit: Lolopie

24. The Disney princess cake


Credit: The Pastry Studio

25. The princess and the pea cake


Credit: 100 Layer Cakelet

26. The nursery rhyme cake


Credit: The Crafty Kitchen

27. The tutu cake


Credit: The Cake Blog

28. The cartoon-style cake


Credit: Cake Central

29. The sweet as sugar cake


Credit: Faye Cahill

30. The fairy princess cake


Credit: Coolest Birthday Cakes

And now, the seven cakes you might actually be able to make yourself...

1. The traditional tale cake


Credit: Made With Pink

2. The simple-but-effective cake


Credit: Confessions of a Cookbook Queen

3. The cake every child really wants


Credit: Cakes by Dali

4. The last-minute life saver cake


Credit: Kristine's Kitchen Blog

5. The alternative Disney cake


Credit: Buttercup Lakland

6. The cake which looks like another cake, cake


Credit: Bella's Cupcakes

7. The mum's favourite cake


Credit: Peggy Pal

Where to Next?

 

 
Our best birthday cakes for kids

 

We can't believe it's cake! 31 of the most incredible edible creations

 

The most amazing Frozen birthday cakes we have ever seen

 

  The 7 things only mums who can't bake will understand 

Your rating

Average rating

  • 5
(5 ratings)

Your comments

comments powered by Disqus

FREE Newsletter