As welcoming and encouraging as Pinterest is, the thousands of DIYs you'll find on the site can be rather harrowing. Baby photo shoots are never as easy as they look; playtime gets unexpectedly messy; and that really clever dinner idea turned out a little soggy in reality.
Since the geek world has some epically themed desserts, it's not safe from the fails that result in trying to out-Pinterest Pinterest. Here, the geek desserts and pinners who deserve A's for efforts. And if we're honest with ourselves, they're probably way better than we could do.