Baby Shoes & Tutorials

baby shoes cakes by Elegantly Iced, NY left and via Pinterest right

Baby shoes and booties double as one of the cutest and quickest cake decorations for a baby welcome cake or christening cake, so it’s always handy to have a few cute little pairs made in advance to have on standby. Some of the most adorable designs include the fabulous bow-tied pair of Mary Jane-style shoes in our feature cake above left by Elegantly Iced, NY.

On the right, a beautiful gingham patterned cake showcases a darling pair of knitted baby booties for a vintage style baby welcome cake (image via Pinterest).

Emma Jayne Cake Design has created the beautiful baby cake below with booties covered in tiny blossoms creating a pretty, textured knit effect, with the pink-on-pink colour scheme adding a touch of chic.

baby shoes cake by Emma Jayne Cake Design

Broderie anglaise details and tiny lily of the valley blossoms create a beautiful baby bootie cake design below left by Lyon’s Bakery, Hong Kong.  On the right, Sugar Allure have finished their adorabe baby shoes cake with a over-sized bow for a super-girly little cake.

gumpaste baby shoes christening cakes naming cakes by Lyon's Bakery left, Sugar Allure right

Another angelic baby shoe cakes by Lyon’s Bakery (below left), this time resting on a quilted design cake. On the right,  Alessandra Frisoni has designed a charming vintage style baby cake with little baby Mary Jane’s nestled amongst cottage garden style roses.

baby shoes cakes by Lyon's Bakery Hong Kong left and by Alessandra Frisoni right

Centrepiece Cakes, UK have finished their two tier baby shoe cake design below with a delicate cascade of sugar blossoms for a beautiful effect.

baby shoes christening cake by Centrepiece Cakes

Adorable bow-tied baby booties below left with a charming name plaque in a  design by Lulu Cake Boutique and to the right, super sugar-shoe designer Ella Yovero of  La Cupella Cake Boutique has put her couture stamp on the exquisite pair of gumpaste baby shoes below with vintage detailing and a subtle rosebud cake design.

gumpaste baby shoes cake pink by Lulu Cake Boutique left and La Cupella right

Converse baby shoes are a hugely popular baby cake design trend but these blinged out “Princess Converse” from Pastrychik take the style crown in baby cool.

bling baby converse cake by Pastrychik

A beautiful quatrefoil side design, chic striped ribbon and a vintage style name plaque combine to make a splendid baby booties cake below left by Cakes to Cupcakes. On the right, Wicked Cake have also created a beautiful design with lace effect trim, pretty polka dots and baby booties resting on a soft fabric-effect gumpaste blanket.

baby shoes cakes by Cakes to Cupcakes left and Wicked Cake right

Two adorable baby Mary Jane shoes in broderie anglaise and bow designs feature below from Chantel’s Cakery.

gumpaste baby shoes from Chantel's Cakery

Ireland’s Crafty Confections have created a superb pair of little girl’s shoes in their simple, stylish polka dot design below.

little girls shoes cake by Crafty Confections

The irrestistable little shoes below are from Stacey’s Sweet Shop/Truly Custom Cakery where you’ll also find this baby shoe template.

baby shoe template

When it comes to baby cool, Suikerparels have it sorted with their fantastic pair of baby crocs below in a cute lavender shade.  And to make your own little croc cake toppers, Sugar and Spice Cakes have a wonderful tutorial for you here: baby crocs tutorial and template.

gumpaste baby crocs by Suikerparels

The fabulous little dressy girls’ shoes below were created by Connie1027 on Cake Central, complete with pearl fasteners and accessorized with pretty ribbon rosebuds in lavender.

baby shoes by Connie 1027 on Cake Central

While not technically baby shoes, we simply couldn’t resist the adorable baby footprints cake below left by Catherine’s Cakery – an outstandinlgy beautiful christening cake or naming day cake. On the right, we have one of The Cake Parlour, London’s fabulous baby cakes by Zoe Clark in gender neutral lemon, perfect for a baby shower.

christening cakes or naming day cakes by Catherine's Cakery left, Peggy Porschen right

More gender neutral baby booties – this time in a fabulous shade of mint – by Sweet Janis Sugar Art.

gumpaste baby booties by Sweet Janis Sugar Art

And more baby cuteness in mint below – this time an adorable pair of baby converse by Rosy Cakes, New Zealand.

baby converse by Rosy Cakes

Silvia Mancini created the wonderful tutorial below for gumpaste baby trainers with ultra cute velcro fastenings.

baby shoe tutorial by Silvia Mancini

And you’ll find the tutorial for the beautiful blue baby converse below right here from Finnish cake decorator, Pionilaakso via Cake Central: gumpaste baby converse tutorial.

baby converse tutorial

Beautiful baby cakes for little boys below with angelic baby booties by Cake Avenue, Australia (below left).  You’ll find a super quick and simple tutorial for similar style baby booties right here from Veena’s Art of Cakes.

Below right we have an exquisite vintage teddy bear and baby converse cake by Scrum Diddly Cakes, UK.

baby booties cake by Cake Avenue left and baby converse cake by Scrumdiddly Cakes

A beautiful baptism cake for a boy below with exquisite gumpaste baby shoes by by Lizbet40 on Cake Central.

gumpaste baby shoes baptism cake by Lizbet40 on Cake Central

Below, we have more super cute baby converse in cobalt blue by Verusca Walker (with template and tutorial here) and on the right, a terrific baby booties tutorial from the Atelie Maca Verde blog.

baby booties tutorial by Atelie Macaverde blog and baby converse by Verusca Walker

A terrific baby sports fan cake below decked out with the essential baby converse in a cake design by Eileen Fry Cakes.

baby converse cake by Eileen Fry Cakes

An adorable selection of little girl’s shoes below from Shereen’s Cakes & Bakes (where you can also purchase the template).

Baby shoe templates from Shereen's Cakes & Bakes


Advertisement: Sharon Wee has just released her brand new tutorial featuring an unbelievably cute selection of baby shoes below for the trendiest of tots. You’ll find all the details on Sharon’s class here: Baby Shoes Tutorials.

baby shoes tutorial by Sharon Wee Creations

Readers might also enjoy Anne York’s cookie decorating class on Craftsy which includes the baby shower cookies below amongst a selection of cookie collections covering lots of occasions.

baby shower cookies tutorial with Anne York

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