33 Fun Birthday Cake Decoration Ideas
Need to know how to decorate a birthday cake? These fun ideas are just as beautiful as they are delicious
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A naked cake is completely bare (or nearly so) on the outside. It works best on a layer cake so show off the thick stripes of buttercream or chocolate ganache filling. Without the typical outer coat, the interior of the cake is completely exposed to showcase all the yummy frosting inside—like what you’ll find with this Malted Chocolate Stout Layer Cake. It’s perfect for rustic or minimalist birthdays.
Don’t have any special frosting tools on hand? You can still create a gorgeous themed design for your birthday cake using shaped cookies. Use storebought to save time. Simply place them on top of the cake, or adhere them to the sides with extra frosting as we did with this darling carrot layer cake.