Tuesday, 22 January 2013

DIY Lego Head Cake

Big E was 7 on Sunday, how that happened I have no idea, but he requested a Lego Head cake for his birthday, which was a relief given that last year it was an ATAT!

I made 2 x 20cm deep chocolate sponges , cut them in half, layered them with Jam and butter cream, stacked them then iced them with yellow fondant.

The face is painted on with the gel food colouring and the nobble on the top is a slab of fondant.

The aspect ratio is wrong (this lego man has been eating all the cakes...) but the birthday boy was pleased! If I was making it again I would use a smaller cake tin!

Now to try and find a home for the mountain of Lego he got...!

Linking to these fab link parties!


  1. That would've been fab for my boys birthday last year! Really love it, you are so clever!

    We have tons of Lego too - I find the little guys everywhere lol!

    Hope you are well, Estelle xx

  2. Oh, we love Lego at our house! This is adorable! It turned out so perfect!

  3. This is SO CUTE! Awesome job ;) Hope your son had a super fun birthday :o)

    - Brenda @ChattingOverChocolate.blogspot.com

  4. Very very cool! I posted a minifigure cake this week too!!!!

  5. Great cake Alison!! And happy birthday to your boy too!!

    Thanks for linking to a Round Tuit!
    Hope you have a fabulous week!
    Jill @ Creating my way to Success