If you're searching for 50th birthday cake ideas that are unique, interesting, and drool-worthy, we can help! A big celebration demands a fabulous finale —a cake that will be remembered!
We're sharing the steps we follow when we're designing a special cake for a big birthday. Follow along and dream up some of your own.
If you're having an elegant celebration, select a cake design that will match that level of formality.
If you're planning a theme party, pick a cake design that echoes your theme in some way. For example, if you're having a garden theme party, choose a floral design, or a flower pot shaped cake, or crown a layer cake with fresh flowers from your garden.
If she or he has mixed feelings about turning fifty, absolutely no over-the-hill birthday cakes allowed! While that might be funny to some people, it could spell disaster for your big event. An unhappy guest of honor is not your goal —well, unless it's your miserable brother-in-law... but we digress.
One of the best ways to make a birthday cake memorable is to make it personal.
If it's personal, if it speaks to something unique about the guest of honor, then it will be meaningful. And if it's meaningful, it will be remembered. So here's where the "know your guest of honor" rule comes into play again.
When you're thinking up cake designs, ask yourself a couple of questions to get your ideas flowing:
We've collected some 50th birthday cake photos to spark your creativity. If you create your own masterpiece, please send along a photo to us. We'd love to take a look and add it to our gallery!