Pretty Birthday Cakes

40th birthday cake by CJs Sweet Treats left, 50th birthday cake by Rachelle's Cakes right

A landmark birthday deserves an extra special cake and we have some of the prettiest birthday cakes this week for 18ths, 21sts, 30ths and beyond right up to 80th birthdays!

One of CJ’s Sweet Treats’ signature cake designs (above left) features elegant lace stencilling (Rosepoint lace) with a smart, lined texture, topped with a vintage lace doily and pretty garden flowers.

On the right, Rachelle’s Cakes have a beautiful selection of pretty occasion cakes including this simple beauty with a delicate array of cherry blossoms for a 50th birthday party.

Summer fête style bunting cake toppers are also a feature of many of Rachelle’s Cakes birthday confections including this pretty floral sweet sixteen birthday cake, below right.

Lavender and pink makes a beautiful combination again on Claire Condell Cakes’ elegant 80th birthday cake (below right) with smart lined texturing and birthday plaque. (Lined texturing can easily be created using a PME strip cutter as a side design embosser).

16th birthday cake by Rachelle's Cakes left, 80th birthday cake by Claire Condell Cakes right

Lyon’s Bakery, Hong Kong create an ultra cute bunny cake below for a little baby’s 100th day celebration with wired flower toppers and eyelet lace adding beautiful extra detail.

The Cake Cuppery, Dublin have also created a lavish lavender design for a first birthday celebration with a pearl encircled plaque and beautifully dusted blossoms being the stand-out features on this cake.

100 day baby cake by Lyon's Bakery Hong Kong left, first birthday cake by The Cake Cuppery Ire right

CJ’s Sweet Treats and Rachelle’s Cakes feature again below (left and right, respectively) with stylish celebration cakes for 60th and 80th landmark birthdays.

60th birthday cake by CJ Sweet Treats left, 80th birthday cake by Rachelle's Cakes right

Sage green and pink make a beautiful vintage colour pairing with Shereen’s Cakes and Bakes topping their marvellous 30th birthday cake (below left) with a stunning peony rose and Buttercup Cakes (right) opting for whimsical stripes and party bunting to finish their pretty 30th birthday cake design.

40th birthday cake by Shereen's Cakes and Bakes left, 30th birthday cake by Buttercup Cakes right

Sage green and pink again makes a wow vintage style cake for a lavish 40th birthday or 4oth wedding anniversary by Sweet Tiers UK (below) with molded lace and Princess lace stencilling adding ladylike elegance to this design.

40th birthday cake by Sweet Tiers UK

Pink and gold makes a very glamorous colour palette with chandelier stencilling adding further elegance to this 50th birthday cake (below left) by Minnie’s Sweet Creations. On the right, the Bluebird Bakery have designed a pretty Marc Jacobs inspired 18th birthday cake for the stylish teenager.

50th birthday cake by Minnie's Sweet Creations left, 18th birthday cake Wintersgate Bakery

The two featured cakes below in pale blue and pink just ooze vintage prettiness in fabulous 30th and 60th birthday cakes from Sweet Lake Cakes (left) and Sweet Cheeks Bakehouse (right). Wafer paper peonies make a wow floral addition to the Sweet Lake Cakes design, with a mixture or sugar peonies, roses and blossoms adorning the Sweet Cheeks design.

30th birthday cake by Sweet Lake Cakes left, 60th birthday cake by Sweet Cheeks Bakehouse

Cupcakes don’t come much cuter than these impeccably decorated sweet sixteen birthday cupcakes from Katie’s Cakebox, UK.

16th birthday cupcakes by Katie's Cakebox

Vintage blue and pink with frou frou styling makes an epic 18th birthday cake by Amelie’s Kitchen (below left), while on the right, Rachel Hill of Rachelle’s Cakes uses subtlety to perfection in her 30th birthday cake design.

18th birthday cake by Amelie's Kitchen left, 30th birthday cake by Rachelle's Cakes right

An eyelet lace finish adds pretty detailing to this rose and hydgrangea topped 60th birthday cake by Aimeejane Cake Design (below left), while on the right, an 18th birthday cake based on the Harry Potter stories makes a stylish novelty cake design in pale blue (image via Pinterest, uncredited).

60th birthday cake by Aimeejane Cake Design left, 18th birthday cake Harry Potter cake via Pinterest uncredited

Extravagant gilded details in her signature baroque style makes Dee’s Sweet Surprises lavish 30th birthday cake (below left) a true statement cake, topped with beautiful wafer paper roses. On the right, delicate piping brings incredible elegance to this super stylish 30th birthday confection from Nicole Slater of Sweet Love Cake Couture.

30th birthday cakes by Dee's Sweet Surprises left, Sweet Love Couture Cake right

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