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Spiderman Cake for my son...

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Emily Matthews
The very first day of December brings so much joy in our family......10 years ago on December 1st our son was very own Christmas gift.

My son wanted a Spiderman cake for his birthday, he has been wanting that for such a long time and I promised him that I will make one for him, but even when I promised him I had no idea 'how' I will make it. No idea at all. Anyways, I thought I will give it a try seeing his enthusiasm....he even proclaimed to his friends and family that "amma is going to make a spiderman cake for my birthday"....and honestly I dint have a clue on HOW TO....

So I started googling and somehow got a raw idea of what I should do....I went colour hunting and could only get raspberry red and could not find black colour at I decided to go ahead with raspberry red and chocolate brown (I also added some cocoa powder to the icing). Made butter icing for the face and piped cocoa/chocolate brown icing on the face. I am not good at icing...but here is what I got after TRYING!

Spiderman verses Birthday boy!!

I made never fail cake and used butter icing.


  1. Belated Birthday wishes to ur kiddo and You have done the frosting so artistically Nisa.

  2. Belated birthday wishes to ur young man, beautifully decorated cake,looks more like the storebought cake..

  3. Radhika, Priya- thanks a bunch for the wishes.

  4. Believe me Nisa this cake looks like store bought only. You have done it with perfection. Belated wishes to ur son.

    Hamaree Rasoi

  5. Belated wishes ....
    cake looks wonderful :)

  6. wow, very impressive! Belated birthday wishes to your son!

  7. looking like spiderman good effort.belated happy b'day to ur son

  8. Belated B'day wishes to ur son....The cake looks so perfect and great work...

  9. Bealted bday wishes to your son..Im sure he was mighty thrilled with the cake!!Fantastic job Nisa!!
    Prathima Rao
    Prats Corner

  10. Belated happy birthday to your baby--my boy will be 10 this Jan :) So sweet of you to attempt a spiderman cake when you had no idea how to. The result is brilliant! See, I'd have been intimidated even to try. God bless your boy!

  11. Belatd Bday Wishes 4 ur son............a perfectly done cake

  12. Belated birthday wishes to ur young man, beautifully decorated cake,looks more like the store-bought cake..

  13. Belated birthday wishes to your son. Love the spiderman cake. Looks delicious. Here I am trying to get out of a cooking birthday party of my ten year old who will be stepping in her 11 th year on the 6th Dec now I am ashamed of my lack of of zeal.
    Will make something special for her.

  14. hey belated dat it over

  15. What a perfect cake Nisa! Your son must have been so happy with his birthday cake! Belated birthday wishes to your son!

  16. are truly amazing..
    belated b day wishes to your darling son..;)
    Tasty Appetite

  17. Thank you all for the wishes and for the all made my day :)

  18. I was looking for this spider man cake idea, and glad I bumped to your site. Thank you for sharing.

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  19. What a fantastic cake, and your photographs are wonderful! Your son looks so pleased with it! Thank you for sharing this post with the Hearth and Soul hop.

  20. It's a beautiful cake, and you are very creative!:)

  21. Hi Nisa,
    Your little boy is precious! He is such a lucky little boy to get this awesome Spiderman Cake for his birthday. You did a great job on that cake. Thank you so much for sharing with Full Plate Thursday. Hope you are having a great week and come back soon!
    Miz Helen

  22. What a great cake! Thanks for sharing with the Hearth and Soul hop.

  23. Belated BDay wishes Son!,Ur Mom did a wonderful,Yumm Bake for U.Excellent Nisa!.Luv it.

  24. First a very happy Birthday
    And must say brilliant job done..your son looks so happy.
    He is indeed a lucky kid to have such a sweet and talented mom like you :)

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