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What's a Wreck?

A Cake Wreck is any cake that is unintentionally sad, silly, creepy, inappropriate - you name it. A Wreck is not necessarily a poorly-made cake; it's simply one I find funny, for any of a number of reasons. Anyone who has ever smeared frosting on a baked good has made a Wreck at one time or another, so I'm not here to vilify decorators: Cake Wrecks is just about finding the funny in unexpected, sugar-filled places.

Now, don't you have a photo you want to send me? ;)

- Jen
Monday
Jan192015

It's Time To Let Frozen Go, Bakers

The snow glows white on the mountain, just right
Not a wreck here to be seen

A cake kit of inspiration
And it looks like... just a dream!

 

But bakers howling how the time's not on their side
Couldn't stop their "fix", heaven knows I tried!

 

This is a sin, you kidding me?
Did you just nick the toy and all the trees?

For real, don't steal, that really bloooows
But now we knoooow

 

THIS CAKE SUCKS

 

THIS CAKE SUCKS

Can't hold it back anymore!

 

THIS CAKE SUCKS

 

THIS CAKE SUCKS

Believe me, I have more!

I know there
Are worse wrecks, ok?
Let this nerd rage onnnnnnn!

 

Cuz here's the best "Frozen cake" today:

 

Thanks to Shauna O., Nikki H., Elizabeth O., Melissa U., Cathleen M., Lisa H., Tiffany L., & Jessica N., who really dodged a bullet there.

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Sunday
Jan182015

Sunday Sweets Goes Looking For Pooh

Happy Winnie-the-Pooh day, guys!

Yep, it's author A.A. Milne's birthday, so you know what that calls for:

(By Sugar Creations)

BEAR BUTT.

(He fell in? Aw, Pooh!)

 

And because everything's more fun with friends:

(By Marzia Caruso)

That smile on Piglet is making my whole day.

 

You know the wonderful thing about Tiggers?

(By Handi's Cakes)

Sometimes, they're made of cake!

 

The Disney version of Pooh and the gang is most popular, of course, so it's always fun to find designs based on E. H. Shepard's classic illustrations:

(By Sweet Chile Cakes by Stephanie)

That's all handpainted! Love how the balloon goes from 2D to 3D.

A shot of the other side:

 

Another classic Pooh - gotta love all those little bees!

(By Isabella's Sweet Tooth)

 

And here's an original design of the Hundred Acre Wood gang:

(By TRP Cake Studio)

SO CUTE.

 

Speaking of cute, I'd like this Pooh Bear as a fuzzy little statue for my desk, please:

(By Bake-A-Boo)

Pretty please?

 

And while you're at it, I'll take this Eeyore as a huggable plush:

(By Cake Magic)

D'awww.

 

Tigger has always been John's favorite, and he claims that if he ever gets a tattoo, it'll be of a cutie version of Tigger, like this:

(By Eat Cake Be Merry)

Just so you all know, I'm 100% behind this idea. :)

 

Not only is this next one adorable, with its teensy clothes line and pastel bunting, it also has little Roo!

(By Torte di Ivana)

See him? He's driving the train!

Woo woo! Seriously, this cute is approaching dangerous, slide-off-the-chair-as-a-puddle-of-goo levels.

 

And finally, one more of the silly old bear himself:

(By Estrele Cakes)

The background plaque, the "floating" balloon, the fence posts - I love this design! So fun and clever.

Happy Sunday, everyone, and TTFN!

 

Be sure to check out our Sunday Sweets Directory to see which bakers in your area have been featured here on Sweets!

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