Amazing Birthday Cakes: Video How-To

Sunshine Cake
Forget shelling out for a designer cake. You can create an impressive cake at home with our step-by-step instructions for a pirate ship, a basketball, a dollhouse, and more.

By the Sea (or Pool) Big Fish Cake

Make a splash with this bright orange fish cake. The secret to that cool scaly look? All you need is a spoon.

Pretty Pretty Poodle Cupcakes

Fluffy, mini-marshmallow-covered cupcakes are doggone delicious. Love the ears? They're made from marshmallow peanuts.

Pirate Bash Cake

Your crew will be blown away by this pirate ship that's surprisingly simple to prepare.

Add a special touch to a homemade or store-bought birthday cake. These quick cake toppers are easy to make and sure to be a hit.

Hello Dolly! Dollhouse Cake

Home sweet home! Our yummy dollhouse cake is roofed with candy wafers and piped with window boxes and curtains.

Rodeo Roundup Booty-licious Cake

Hungry buckaroos will get a kick out of this cowboy-boot cake. No special pans needed -- we'll show you how to get the right shape.

Huggable Bugs Little Critter Cupcakes

Got a bug lover? Ladybugs, bees, and butterflies get the cupcake treatment with these clever ideas that use store-bought candy.

Spring Sunshine Cake

Serve scoops of our no-cook sherbet cake right in the colorful cones that form the rays of this summery cake.

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Serve up some sunshine at your next party. This no-bake cake is easy to make and really refreshing!

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