Let Them Eat Candy Cake

Candy Bar Cake

Candy Bar Cake

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.

Candy Cakes

Candy Cake

Candy Cake

Try to find candies that color-coordinate.  Finish by embellishing your cake with ribbon curls and cellophane.

Candy Cake | Party, Bar & Bat Mitzvah, Sweet 16

Candy Cake from Covered in Candy

Covered in Candy uses childhood favorites to create statement candy cakes for bar & bat mitzvahs, Sweet 16s and other special events. View more from Covered in Candy

Lollipop Candy Cake

Lollipop Candy Cake

Lollipop Candy Cake from a cake dream 

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

Candle Lighting Candy Cake

Candle Lighting Candy Cake

Add cupcakes or candles around your candy cake for a fun and creative candle lighting display!

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Favorite Childhood Candies Cake

Favorite Childhood Candy Cake

Childhood Candy 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

Oreo Cookie Cake

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

Kit Kat Cake

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.

Kit Kat M&M Cake

Kit Kat M&M Cake

Other Creative Cakes:

Candy Button Cake

Button Candy Cake

This button candy cake is chic and playful at the same time.

Gummy Candy Cake

Gummy Candy Cake

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 GiftsThe Daily Party DishHome Design with Kevin SharkeyThe Wicked Noodle Blog, CakesBySuzieHoneyLivingDog n’ BirdRumblestripMade in Melissa’s KitchenEmily in the Desert

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Written by Lonni Delane