This is one of those days... so I'm going to share a pretty simple cake and the details for it - then call it a day! Besides - this is one of the few 2013 cakes that I have left and wanted to share.
So - without rambling on and one - here's what I can tell you. I made this cake not long after making the Baby Gender Reveal Cake that also had tiny Converse shoes, so I was definitely getting more practice on those!
And it doesn't matter how many times I make these, I'm still all gushy over them. They're just SO cute!! If you want to make these, you'll just need to print out a template and have a few all-purpose tools on hand (gum paste, a pastry wheel, xacto blade, mat, sugar glue, stitching tool, and a ribbon cutter is helpful too).
The cake itself was baked in 8" round pans (I use Magic Line pans). I baked two layers and filled and frosted them with vanilla buttercream. It was vanilla cake and decorated with homemade marshmallow fondant for the polka dots and borders. I used simple round cutters to do the polka dots and a silicone pearl mold to make the border.
And that's it. Overall, this cake was pretty simple. I also made matching yellow frosted cupcakes to go with it but I seem to have forgotten to take pictures of those.
So, what do you think? Do you have any questions? Leave me a comment and I'll answer if I can!
PS. If you’re not already subscribed to my blog, would you? You can sign up here for my free email updates and then you’ll never miss a cake or dessert or deal or any other quirky thing I choose to post here! 🙂
See some of my other popular baby shower cakes here:
Pink & Green Baby Shower Cake with Tutu & Converse Shoes
Sugar & Spice & Everything Nice Baby Shower Cake for TWINS!
Zebra Stripes Baby Boy Shower Cake
your Baby shoe cake is from 2013? You are running 1 year behind? Or do you just post 2013 ever once in awhile? Have a great week.
Betty in Indiana.
Yes, I'm a year behind :-0
You talked about charging by servings. What is the approximate size to cut are the sevings? Are they 1x3, 2x4 or larger. Please advise.
1.5 x 2.
Is that for all cakes. The special occasion cakes, birthday cake or wedding cakes. Is the serving size the same for all?
Betty in Indiana
the little shoes. Do you have a cutter, template for them?
I used a template from CakeCentral.
I would like the price of the 2 tier it's a boy cake in the brown and blue
Please email me at rose @ rosebakes . com