Give Us Some Sugar! These 40+ Cakes Will Make Your Baby Shower So Sweet
A cute, creative cake is the cherry on top of any baby shower. Whether your shower has a personalized theme or is simply traditional, there's a cake to bring a little more sweetness to your party. With some help from our friends at Be Inspired, we pulled together some of the most beautiful baby shower cakes on the table. Make your shower sweeter than sugar with these magical baby shower cakes.
Fruity Pebbles Cake
This cake is not only cute, bright, and completed with a Fruity Pebbles coating, it is also topped with macarons! Personalize this cake by switching up the color of the frosting that drips over the edge. Pink, blue, and rainbow frosting colors will complete this creative cake.
A simple white cake with star-studded detail will make any baby shower so sweet. If you have extra batter, make cupcakes to complement the cake and give guests two different options to choose from.
Baby Balloon Cake
Sweet as a nursery rhyme, this hot-air balloon cake will be the cutest addition to any shower. It's almost too adorable to eat.
A white cake with a sweet animal design will make your baby shower complete. Top it with a delicate flower to add an extra sense of elegance.
White Out Cake
A white cake with a colorful stand is so simple, yet so perfect. Place the cake on top of a pink or blue stand and decorate it with simple floral decor and an on-trend acrylic topper.
Elegant Naked Cake
For a baby shower that is refined and chic, you need a cake to match the theme. Decorate a naked cake with edible flowers and fresh, seasonal fruit for a naturally beautiful dessert.
For a baby shower where the little one's gender is not yet revealed, opt for a modern white cake. Decorate it with gold or silver designs to make it shine.
This prince-themed pillow and crown cake is beautiful and gorgeously designed. To give it a personal touch, you can write your baby's name on it.
Rain "Showers" Cake
A baby shower cake with rain clouds — what could be cuter?! This adorable cake is a play on the "showers" theme.
This sprinkle-coated unicorn cake is a delectable addition to a magical baby shower. It is just so sweet and cheerful, and we love the matching unicorn cupcakes!
Out at Sea Cake
Set sail on a new adventure with this sailboat-themed cake. The gilded touches keep the style elevated.
As you embark on this adventure, have a travel-themed cake that represents your new journey. The little elephant in the hot-air balloon is precious.
Who said a baby shower cake had to be a cake? Doughnuts will do! Make a doughnut tower by placing these sweet treats on top of each other.
Take a trip under the sea at your baby shower with this mermaid-themed cake. It is tropical, trendy, and totally cute.
Tiered Textural Cake
Give your baby shower cake some height with multiple tiers. We love the mix of textures and pastels on this big beauty.
Say cheers to the little one on the way with this festive cake. The "baby is brewing" sign and beer details are cheeky yet adorable.
Have a cake at your baby shower that is simply elegant by adding delicate flower decorations to it (real or edible). We love the look of peonies and cherry blossoms on this one.
Naked Rose Cake
Naked cakes are sweet and simple, and don't need much to make a statement. Just go big with the rose decor.
Black and White Cake
Crisp, clean, and completely chic, a black and white cake is perfect for a baby shower. This one is giving us major Kate Spade vibes.
This has to be the chicest take on a Where the Wild Things Are baby shower cake that we've ever seen. This proves that even nostalgic childhood themes can be done with subtle style.
If you are having your baby shower outside, make a cake to complete the theme. With real edible flowers and greenery, this cake will tie your theme together perfectly.
Bright and beautiful, a white cake with yellow accents makes for a showstopping baby shower dessert. Pair the cake with other yellow desserts like cupcakes and cake pops for a cohesive dessert table design.
Pastel Painterly Cake
Give your baby shower cake a watercolor effect by using light pastel hues for the frosting, switching it up for each tier. To complete this cake, add a tiny sign topper with the baby's name.
For a subtle cake that reveals the gender of the baby-to-be, top it with berries that resemble the gender of the little one. For a boy, add blueberries and for a girl, add raspberries.
White Frosting Cake
Whimsical and simple, this white cake is absolutely timeless. To make it stand out, place colorful flowers or pom-poms next to the cake stand.
Colorfully Layered Cake
The cascading layers of different shades of pink on this cake make it look like a chiffon dress. This is a cake that demands your attention!
Busting and blooming, this floral cake is cute for any shower. The edible sugar flowers look so real they'll have your guests doing a double take.
An animal-themed baby shower cake incorporates all things wild, making it fun and playful. Use bright colors to make this cake stand out even more.
White Ice Cake
If your baby shower is in the Winter, make your cake as cool as snow with a white ice theme. Add delicate blue details to match your overall theme.
Pretty in Pink Cake
A delicate pink cake with pink roses is a gorgeous cake to have for a baby shower. Put a glittery sign on top to complete the sweet cake.
Colorful Diaper Cake
Would you believe this isn't a real cake? We had to include this epic diaper cake; just make sure your guests don't eat this one!
Monochromatic Floral Cake
With flowers, frills, and delicate details, this cake is just too pretty. Keep it all monochromatic in shades of pink for even more punch.
For truly magical baby shower, a unicorn cake is the way to go. Bright rainbow colors and glitter? Sign us up!
This Peter Rabbit-themed cake will bring back the best childhood nostalgia vibes. The pastel colors and detailed decorations are too cute.
This flamingo-topped cake will have your guests craving a vacation. The little pink shavings and tropical leaf decor make it a baby shower showstopper.
Delicate Flower Cake
Timeless and tasteful, this delicate cake incorporates the beauty of nature with the beauty of a baby shower. Surround this cake with blossoming flowers to complete the look.
Get creative with a circus-themed baby shower. Complete with small toy animals to top the cake, this theme will make guests feel young again.
Pink Marble Cake
Guests will be in awe of this glamorous, sophisticated, and ultra-chic, cake. Each tier features a subtly different design and could be made with a different flavor of cake as well.
This dinosaur cake would fit perfectly at a themed baby shower. The playful toppers and light green frosting make this cake as quirky as it is tasty.
With ruffles and flowers, this cake is tasteful and classic. Add real peonies or roses to top it off.
Pink and Gold Cake
You can never go wrong with a pink and gold pairing, and this stunning cake is one perfect example of that. This would also look gorgeous in blue and silver.
Modern Floral Cake
Add a little something extra to a white cake with bursts of color via bright flowers. They can be a color to match your baby-to-be's gender or any color that you want. Get creative!
Playfully Patterned Cake
Modern yet playful, this cake incorporates polka dots, stripes, and daisies to give it a fun artsy feel. You can't help but smile when you see it!
This dotted cake almost looks too pretty to eat. Add a little color by adding a colorful topper (maybe an ode to the baby's gender?).
A playful animal cake will be fun for any baby shower. Whether you choose bugs, zoo animals, or a teddy bear, it will be cute as can be.
Pretty in Purple
Why should pink get all the fun? Try a pretty lavender cake instead.