A birthday brings a lot of laughter, hope, amusement & fun. Of course, it is incomplete without a gorgeous cake! The birthday cake is the centre of attraction in the party and needs to be designed and decorated with special care. You can use design ideas depending on the theme you have chosen for the party, and according to the place which has been chosen as the venue.

You can even bake the birthday cake yourself and decorate it to make the cake really special. You can turn an ordinary cake into a gorgeously extraordinary one by applying some creativity. Given here are some cake designs and decorating ideas that will be fun to try out and get you many compliments.

Creative Birthday Cake Design

Pink And White Layered Sprinkled Frosting Cake

A pink and white layered cake with macaroons used as a cute cake topper, is ideal for celebrating your little daughter’s birthday. Strawberry flavouring is used, along with a bit of pink food color, to get the striped layers in the cake.

Pink And White Layered Sprinkled Frosting Cake

The icing is light pink and is mixed with lots of rainbow sprinkles, which give it a very sparkling effect. More sprinkles are added on top and sides of the icing as the final decoration. Your daughter and her friends will love this cake.

Colorful Candy Cake

This cake is going to be a hit among the children who have come to your child’s birthday party.Colorful candy cake is easy to prepare, and you can involve your children in the decorating, too. The cake can be designed according to the party theme.

Colorful Candy Cake

For example, if the theme is zoo, you can design a cake in the shape of a bear. Make it layered with chocolate buttermilk and salted butter icing. Now, decorate it with colourful candy bears. It is going to be so much fun decorating this cake. It looks colourful, and of course very yummy too!

Purple Ombre Sprinkles Cake

If you want to do something really crazy on this birthday, bake a purple ombre sprinkles cake. This is a colourful cake from inside as well as outside, and you can even try the colors that you prefer.

Purple Ombre Sprinkles Cake

If purple is your color, make this cake in different layers with different shades of purple. A white icing looks perfect on this colourful layered cake. Cover the cake with lots and lots of rainbow sprinkles.

Rainbow Doodle Birthday Cake

This is a cake that will bring surprise gasps from the guests when a slice is cut on your child’s first birthday. With a plain white icing, it looks perfectly innocent. But, inside it is made in layers of rainbow colors that you can achieve by adding food colors.

Rainbow Doodle Birthday Cake

Now, the fun part begins. Your one year old gets to decorate this cake! Let the child doodle on the white icing with some food color markers. Wouldn’t it look so adorable!

Chocolate Malt Ice Cream Cake

This cake will be loved by the chocolate lovers, which most of us are! Combined with ice cream, it will be a treat for the children as well as grownups. The base is made using lots of chocolate malt and the topping is made of vanilla ice cream.

Chocolate Malt Ice Cream Cake

You can also use strawberry if fruit is preferred. Decorated with some yummy Swiss chocolate balls, this cake is easy to make, but is a delight for the taste buds.