Diaper Cake Themes

8 Great Diaper Cake Ideas that Anyone Can Build

Great diaper cake ideas come in all styles, colors and sizes. What truly makes the finished display memorable is how much meaning you put into it.

Diapers by themselves make wonderful presents for new parents. After all, it is one item that you know for certain the baby will use. However most gift givers want to put some effort into the present. Handing over a bunch of plain diapers doesn’t sound that appealing. The best part about giving diaper cakes is that they are extremely easy to customize so your gift stands out!

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Depends diaper cakes for the “older” kids among us!!

Diaper Cakes don’t just have to be for infants and toddlers –  Depends Diaper Cakes can be for seniors and doddlers!

Depends diapersInfant diapers aren’t the only type of diapers that can be used to make diaper cakes.  Most of you are familiar with “Depends” diapers that are made for senior adults. Depends diapers can make great diaper cakes for the more “seasoned” among us.  Depends Diaper Cakes can be used as gag gifts, retirement gifts, retirement party centerpieces, etc.  Just like diaper cakes for baby shower gifts and centerpieces, the size, theme, decorations, etc. are only limited by your imagination!  Depends diaper cakes will definitely be unique and the hit of the party! Continue reading

BUILDING PERFECT BABY BOY DIAPER CAKES!

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Baby boy diaper cakes are absolutely adorable. With a little thought and creativity, you can put together a display that will make shower guests say “awww!”. There are many directions you can take a cake themed for little boys. The following tips will help you come up with original ways to decorate the perfect baby shower cakes for boys! Continue reading

BABY SHOWER CAKES FOR GIRLS

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Baby shower cakes for girls are a fun way to dress up the event. They are also extremely practical because they provide new parents with many diapers in one beautiful package. If you know someone who will be welcoming a daughter into their family, then it may be time to consider new, exciting ideas that look gorgeous on diaper cakes for girls. Continue reading

4 Fantastic Diaper Cake Recipes

While a large part of the fun of designing or making a Diaper Cake is coming up with your own diaper cake designs occasionally we want to start with a “tried and true” recipe.   Once we learn the basics, we are more confident to try new ideas on our own.  In our book, The Guide To Ultimate Diaper Cakes, we have supplied detailed instructions  for 4 Diaper Cake Recipes that fit many baby shower or infant birthday gift opportunities. Continue reading

Diaper Cakes Without Diapers

I THINK THESE CAKES ARE A GREAT IDEA, BUT I DON’T HAVE A BABY SHOWER COMING UP.  WHAT OTHER WAYS CAN THIS TYPE OF CAKE BE USED?  CAN I MAKE DIAPER CAKES WITHOUT DIAPERS?

Once again, you’re only limited by your imagination.  The concept of the diaper cake can be expanded to include diaper cakes without diapers.  Diaper cakes without diapers can be made for nearly any occasion!  The great part about it is that they are unique and useful and will definitely be the centerpiece of the party!  Some ideas include:

 

 

  • over-the-hill birthdays
  •  retirement
  •  wedding/shower
  •  anniversary
  •  graduation
  • house warming
  •  and many more!
As with diaper cakes, the diaper cakes without diapers can range from simple to elaborate, from inexpensive to expensive.  It all depends on your goals, budget and imagination.
Even within catagories, diaper cakes without diapers can have a wide range of themes.  For example, a retirement cake might have a theme such as fishing, hunting, woodworking, gardening, automotive, camping, etc.   A graduation cake might be based around a college theme, school spirit, college major, etc.  A large part of the fun is dreaming up ideas and themes and then finding the materials to build the cake.
For “diaper cakes without diapers” you will probably obtain your ingredients from  different stores than you might consider for baby diaper cakes.  For example, you might consider sports shops, hardware stores, book stores, video outlets, etc.  Of course, chain discount stores such as Target, K Mart, Sears, WalMart, Sam’s Club and Costco are also fertile hunting grounds for “Non-diaper cake” ingredients.

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5 Great Diaper Cake Themes

Diaper cake themes are only limited by your imagination!

You may want to design your diaper cake themes around something of particular importance to the new baby or even significance to the proud parents or parents to be.  The themes may also depict and celebrate a special event in someone’s life.  While the diaper cakes usually contain items for the infant such as diapers (obviously) and other baby gifts such as toys, pacifiers, spoons, bottle cleaners, etc. they can also contain hidden items for the new parents.  These might include a bottle of champagne (the center support).  Learn how to easily and effectively use a champagne bottle as a center support without it falling out!! Continue reading