Wednesday, August 3, 2011

Baby Shower Cakes

Baby shower cakes have some different names. Some time it is called a diaper cake if it is made out of diapers that arranged to look like a cake, some time, it is made out of other baby type items, or just a baby cake that is really a cake , actually be made out of a cake. Of course you can eat it. Make sure the mother to be is agree with the type of baby shower cake that you are looking for when searching for one. Baby shower cakes are decorated to suit the theme of the party. The size of baby shower cake may differ, it doesn't matter to have one, two, or three or even four-tiered baby shower cake to suits the kinds of gifts it contains. Another way to get ideas for baby shower cakes is to attend a few baby showers or to ask a few people who have had a baby shower or arranged one.

Themed baby shower cake will make the baby shower party more fun. Make the color, and accessories of the cakes correlates to the sex of the baby. If you already know the baby’s name then you can also have a cake with the baby name on it! However, there are some cakes that can go with any theme. A particular block cake goes any baby shower theme as long as its colors correlate. The cupcakes are adorable, dainty and fun too. In order to go with the baby shower theme, you just put a topper that fits into your theme. Just be more creative and your guest and the mother to be will be thrilled. The baby shower cake pictures below are some examples of themed baby shower cakes.

Baby shower cake with rump baby decoration on top
Rump baby shower cake
Baby shower cupcake with small baby under towel accessory
Baby shower cupcake
Square baby shower cake with letters and numbers on its surface
Baby shower cake with letters and numbers
Baby shower cake with note of the baby sex on top of its surface
Baby shower cake with sex notation
A book like baby shower cake
Baby shower cake look like a book

Just as a birthday party has popular symbols, such as balloons and candles, a baby shower cake often features one or more of the following decorations:

Baby clothing, such as a jumper or booties;
Toys, such as blocks, teddy bears, and rattles;
Accessories, such as pacifier, baby bottle, or carriage;
Flowers, especially spring flowers and buds;
Angels and storks;
Cute baby animals, such as rabbits, ducks, lady bugs, elephants, penguins, and butterflies;
Infant dolls; and
Baby footprints.

Go for pastel colors or select bold fun colors. There are no fixed rules, unless your guests of honor expect certain traditions to be followed. Some people prefer pink, baby blue, or yellow--although these colors are not required.

Innovative Designs

There are many baby shower cake ideas to choose from. The following list is only intended to inspire - the possibilities are infinite:

A toy box cake overflowing with toys;
A rectangle decorated as a baby quilt with colorful squares and cute baby motifs;
A sculpture of a carriage or stork-you'll need an experienced baker or cake artist for this;
A multi-tier cake with a crowning topper;
Multiple cakes displayed side by side with a theme tying them together;
A cake depicting a popular character such as Cinderella or Winnie the Pooh-some bakers use a mold or apply an edible photo transfer;
A basket or tree of cupcakes-a very convenient and attractive alternative.

Choosing Baby Shower Cupcakes

Cupcakes have many benefits. They are easy to store, display, and transport. Different flavors can be offered and you'll be amazed by the number of different decoration options. First, the paper cups themselves can be festive. They come plain in different colors, or decorated with theme pictures such as toys and animals.

Go for pretty cupcakes topped with sprinkles, swirls, chocolate wafers, shiny glazes, fondant, or whip cream. You can select cupcake tops decorated as flowers or animal faces. Daisies and roses are beautiful when piped with butter cream or molded from fondant. Flowers can be cookies with lollypop sticks for stems. Monogrammed cookie disc toppers are elegant and tasty options.

Baby shower cupcakes can have toppers that may be saved as mementoes of the occasion. Cupcake toppers can be little birds just hatched, baby rattles, angels, or other figurines. Alternatively, consider hearts with the word "Baby" or the initial of the child's name (if known).

Using Sayings and Slogans

Cakes and cupcakes may display words written in icing sugar or printed on a plaque or flag. Consider using a favorite poem about children or choose phrases such as:

It's a baby shower!
Welcome Riana or Welcome Jake (when the shower is held after the child is born)
Someone new is almost here!
It's a Boy!

Wording is not an essential element of a baby shower cake-simply an option that can be prominent or subtly displayed on the side.

Quality Ingredients and Exciting Flavors

One trend that probably will never die is to have a tasty cake. Whether the cake is homemade or professionally done, it is most memorable when it is fresh and made with quality ingredients. There are many possible flavors for cake, filling, and icing. Choose one flavor or combine two. Popular flavors include chocolate, lemon, strawberry, raspberry, mocha, banana, citrus, pecan, almond-hazelnut, pineapple and coconut.

Picture Insights Baby Shower Cakes


daisy said...

Those baby shower cakes are just simply amazing.

baby daily deals said...

It looks beautiful and eye catching where assembling of creative ideas and inspiring thoughts are beautifully done.Impressed with this baby shower cakes.

Lucy Gilbort said...

These are very cute diaper cakes. Since baby diaper cakes forms a basis in the baby shower party it is essential to have a good theme by the host. Baby diaper cakes and lot of baby products, gifts we can just introduce in the shower party to make it extraordinary. Special food items with related to the baby-to-be can also be introduced.
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