9 Fun Ideas for Candy Cakes
With all the sophisticated sweets that typically make an appearance at a wedding or bar/bat mitzvah, sometimes…Nothing compares to good, old-fashioned candy!
If candy is what you really want, don’t fight the urge. Candy cakes are fun and easy to make – not to mention delicious They’re also pretty budget friendly, whether you make it yourself (family fun day!) or decide to order one. If you are not particularly crafty, try these easy instructions from Monica of the blog Lick the Bowl. Kosher candy can be used for a kosher candy cake.
Try to find candies that color-coordinate. Finish by embellishing your cake with ribbon curls and cellophane.
Lollipop Candy Cake
If you really want a regular cake, you can have the best of both worlds. Unwrapped lollipops and candies can make great cake decorations for a look that is playful and whimsical. This cake is available from a cake dream.
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Candle Lighting Candy Cake
Add cupcakes or candles around your candy cake for a fun and creative candle lighting display!
Favorite Childhood Candies Cake
Be creative! Take all the candy you’ve loved since childhood, invite some friends over and make it a fun crafts project!
Oreo Cookie Cake
If you have the patience, you can create an awesomely cool cake with several packs of Oreos, like this one from Kevin Sharkey’s blog on Martha Stewart.
Kit Kat Cake
You can take a simple home baked cake to another level with candy, like this Kit Kat cake. Surrounded the cake with candy bars and finished with a ribbon.
You can add height with layers and lollipops.
Other Creative Cakes:
This button candy cake is chic and playful at the same time.
Many candies provide interesting textures and a great pop of color. Gummies, candied fruit slices, and colorful sour balls are all great choices.
Photo Credits: LMK Gifts, The Daily Party Dish, Home Design with Kevin Sharkey, The Wicked Noodle Blog, CakesBySuzie, HoneyLiving, Dog n’ Bird, Rumblestrip, Made in Melissa’s Kitchen, Emily in the Desert
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