diaper cake ideas

How to Make a Diaper Cake Unique and Unusual

5 Ways to Craft an Original Baby Shower Gift!

If you want to learn how to make a diaper cake unique and unusual but you don’t have a big budget for the gift, don’t worry. There are affordable ways to take regular disposable diapers and transform them into a beautiful display that loved ones will adore! The process will take a little time, research and some creativity, but the effort is well worth the response you will get from your gift recipients!DSCF3351 Continue reading

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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Make a Diaper Cake Rather Than Buying One!

DSCF2745While there are  many sources where you can purchase pre-made diaper cakes, why not make a diaper cake yourself?  Not only are they fun to make, you can personalize them any way you desire and definitely save some money!  This certainly makes a more meaningful gift!!  Diaper cake designs are endless and only limited by your imagination! 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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I’m Not Creative Enough to Make a Diaper Cake – What Can I Do?

Want to make a diaper cake but are afraid you aren’t creative enough?

Actually you are more creative than you think!  Once you actually get started your creative juices will start to flow.  You will amaze yourself!!  Start by thinking about the following: Continue reading