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10 More Fun Baby Shower Cakes

Published August 28, 2016        by Matt

Updated in Aug 2016!

Well we finished our first Theme Baby Shower Cake post and we had so many more great photos and ideas that we had to do another one. So here it is... 10 more of our favorite baby shower cakes by theme. We've tried to include links to the instructions for the creations and give photo credit where appropriate. People are truly amazing when it comes to creating spectacular edible desserts (as well as baby diaper cakes, but I'm focusing on the edible ones here) and their creativity never ceases to amaze me.

We hope you find some inspiration when you are planning your next baby shower! And if you happen to use any of these ideas, have a piece of cake for us too!

#1) Moon & Stars Cake Ideas

Moon & Star Baby Shower Cakes
Photo Credit: The Cook Duke

Sometimes it can be difficult to find moon and star themed items for baby showers online, but as you can see by the photo above, I've found a great resource. Just following this link for Moon and Stars Baby Shower Supplies. They have everything from tableware including plates, napkins, cups and more with a moon/star theme to party favors such as moon shaped soaps to baby shower gifts such as a moon and stars newborn baby layette set.

#2) Jungle & Safari Cake Ideas

In the last six months, we've seen a big jump in jungle or safari animal themes.  If you crate a cake with just one animal, like a lion and then have a bunch of other animals on the cupcakes, we think that would be a hit.  Here are some other fun ideas we've seen and 1-2 that you can do yourself!

Jungle & Safari Shower Cakes
Photo Credit: Just A Bite by Vivi

From cakes to brownies to cupcakes, find detailed instructions on how to make and decorate lions and tigers and bears - OH MY! Just click here for Wilton's huge list of jungle themed ideas.

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How To Make and Decorate a Wildlife Safari Cake

This fully coordinated Funfari jungle animal theme is the perfect addition to a safari shower (see the Funfari invitation on the first cake). You'll find tableware, invitations, favors, and decorations that are all color coordinated. Whether you decide to use this pattern or another as inspiration for your shower, be sure to coordinate your cake color scheme to the pattern of the tableware!

Find Jungle Baby Shower Supplies like those discussed above at All About Gifts & Baskets. Beside shower invitations, they carry baby shower gifts that also carry a jungle or animal theme. Plus find lots of baby shower party favors such as chocolate bars, giraffe shaped soaps, mint tins and even animal shaped candle favors.

#3) Baby Block Cakes

Baby block cakes are fairly easy to create yourself because you can just use standard 8" or 9" square pans and create a square layer cake. Cut it into 4 smaller squares to make 4 small pieces that can be easily decorated to look like blocks.  Another idea is to make one gigantic block by making 5 layers of cake in 9" x 9" x 2" pans.

Blocks Baby Shower Cake
Photo Credit: B Cake NY

Baby Block Example Video

#4)  Barnyard & Farm Animal Cakes

Create some designs that even Old Mac Donald would be proud to serve at a baby shower for his son!  Here are some fun ideas!

Barnyard Baby Shower Cake
Photo Credit: Cake Central

 

Find instructions for making the examples below plus lots more Barnyard baby shower cakes at Wilton.com. They have ideas for cupcakes and desserts in just about every barnyard animal shape and farm implement that you can think of. Lots of great ideas!

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Barnyard Farm Video

#5) Baby Carriage/Pram/Buggy Examples

What I LOVE about baby carriage cakes is that you can often make them yourself because the shape lends itself perfectly to round cake pans.  Here are some ideas from Betty Crocker and Wilton for cakes that you can bake and decorate on your own.

Baby Buggy Cake
Photo Credit: Betty Crocker

Whether you call it a baby carriage, a pram or a baby buggy, the Wilton cake idea team has got you covered. They include all the instructions, icing tints, and products you'll need to create each of the items shown below if you click here.

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How To Decorate A Baby Carriage Cake Video

Need Baby Stroller Themed Shower Supplies?

You can find stroller themed supplies at Shindigz - one of my favorite party supply shops. The green, yellow and black color scheme is perfect whether you are having a boy or a girl. Find invitations, balloons, plates, napkins and more all with the black carriage or stroller theme.

Find baby gift baskets packed in baby strollers, baby carriage themed invitations and thank you cards, and even crystal carriage party favors for your guests at this online baby shop. See all of their Baby Carriage Shower Supplies shown in the above photo plus a lot more.

 

#6) Cupcake Ideas For Baby Rattle Themes

Rattles are another fun DIY opportunity because they too have a round shape.  We love this pull-apart cake!

Rattle Baby Shower Cake
Photo Credit: Wendy's Party Treats

Round cupcakes and even large round cakes lend themselves well to the creation of a baby rattle. At Wilton, you can find numerous ideas on how to bake, create and decorate the perfect rattle dessert for your baby shower.

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#7) Baby Face Creative Cupcake Idea

Here are some adorable cupcakes that are easy to make especially if you follow the step-by-step instructions from Wilton. The also have a Cry Baby creation that you can find by simply doing a keyword search on their website. They have lots of cute dessert ideas for just about any baby shower theme.

They make that cute little pacifier by using some sort of little yellow candy melts.

Baby Face Cupcake
Image by Wilton.com

Need Supplies For A Baby Faces Themed Shower?

All About Gifts &  Baskets has a wide array of baby faced theme supplies for both Caucasian and African American babies. From gifts to tableware to baby shower favors, they have you covered. Just click on this link to see our full line of baby shower supplies. You'll find all kinds of unique products like a Daddy Boutonniere, Mommy Corsage and so much more!

#8) Teddy Bear Baby Shower Cakes

Babies and teddy bears simply go well together so what better way to theme your entire baby shower than with teddy bears.

Teddy Bear Baby Shower Cakes
Photo Credit: Inspired by Michelle

The teddy bear themed cakes and cupcakes shown below were put together by the team at Wilton. You can get Baby Bear cake instructions and many other ideas at Wilton.com

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How To Decorate A Teddy Bear Cake Video

#9) Wilton Baby Bottle Cakes

Wilton decorators seem to have a never-ending supply of great baby shower ideas and baby bottles are no exception. Here, you can find the instructions for how to make the above desserts plus links to the forums where baby shower planners are asking questions and commenting on how to make their own baby bottle creations.

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Need Baby Bottle Shower Favors?

Again, just visit Baby Gifts & Gift Baskets and do a search for 'baby bottle' to get a list with photos of all the awesome favors that they offer. They have tons of stuff shaped like baby bottles including candles, cookie cutters, gourmet cookie favors and more. Click on this link to visit them and see their new baby gifts too.

#10) Stork Baby Shower Cakes

Stork Baby Shower Cake
Photo Credit: Party Cakes

Storks lend themselves well to baby shower themes and many planners choose either a pink or blue stork theme to carry through the entire baby shower. Here are several stork cake ideas from Wilton. You can also find stork lollipops and stork mousse recipes and instructions on the same page.

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Need Stork Shower Supplies?

Simply visit the baby section on our website and do a search for 'stork' to find all kinds of stork baby shower supplies. We have some really fun blue or pink stork invitations as well as a couple stork themed party favors that would be perfect to thank your shower guests.