Birthday cake ideas to help you create the wow_factor. With a little brainstorming, time, and creativity you'll be whipping up confection masterpieces in no time at all! Here's a few categories to serve as a springboard for your brainstorming: Although there are many different birthday cake options from which to select, your choice depends upon whom it is for and how old that person is going to be. Generally, you will find the more unusual or elaborate cakes are created for a baby's 1st birthday or a child's special day. The market tends to cater to this group by providing the widest range of cakes available. However, don't let that deter you. If you persevere, ultimately you will prevail!
Photo Cakes: Run out of birthday cake ideas? Making a cake with a translucent, sugar "photo" is easy, and enjoyable by birthday boys and girls of all ages. Just take a favorite photo to your local cake decorating store, and they can prepare an edible version of it for a few dollars. Follow the instructions provided, and you can add it to the top of a simple, iced cake. Voila! Instant birthday gratification!