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
Allenbrooke Farm
Darling Juliet
Copper Whisk 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.

Star-Studded Cake
Be Inspired PR

Star-Studded 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
Anamaria Vieriu Photography

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.

Animal Cake
Inspired by This
Love Wildly Co.
Alexa Lee Photography
Sweetlee Made

Animal Cake

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
Inspired by This
Kimberly Lapides
Beijos Events
Felicia Lasala Photography
MV Florals
Poppyjack Shop
Sweet & Saucy Shop

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
Inspired by This
Golden Arrow Events
Elise Cakes
Lifestyle Love Family
Rogue and Fox Floral

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.

Prince Cake
Krystal Zaskey Photography

Prince Cake

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
Delaney Dobson Photography

Rain "Showers" Cake

A baby shower cake with rain clouds — what could be cuter?! This adorable cake is a play on the "showers" theme.

Magical Cake
Kimberly Santana Photography

Magical Cake

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
Logan Roquemore Photography

Out at Sea Cake

Set sail on a new adventure with this sailboat-themed cake. The gilded touches keep the style elevated.

Adventure Cake
Idalia Photography

Adventure Cake

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.

Doughnut Tower
Bridal Bliss
Deyla Huss Photography

Doughnut Tower

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.

Mermaid Cake
Mathieu Photography
Mark Brooke Photography

Mermaid Cake

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
323 Creative Designs

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.

Cheers Cake
Lin Pernille Photography

Cheers Cake

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.

Flower Cake
Bridal Bliss
Briana Morrison Photography

Flower Cake

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
Ali Fedotowsky
Be Inspired PR
Sanaz Photography
The Hidden Garden
Beverly’s Bakery
La Tavola Linen

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
Shenae Grimes
Be Inspired PR
Lucas Rossi Photography
Unique Floral Design
Polkatots Cupcakes

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.

Crowned Cake
A Good Affair
Brett Hickman Photography
Intricakes
Nisie’s Enchanted Florist

Crowned Cake

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.

Nature Cake
Merryl Brown Events

Nature Cake

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.

Sunshine-Themed Cake
Mara Ferriera
Be Inspired PR
Foxtail Florals
Beverly’s Bakery

Sunshine-Themed Cake

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
onelove photography

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.

Berry-Topped Cake
Inspired by This
Bella Bakes
Kara Coleen Photography
Pavan Floral

Berry-Topped Cake

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
Sam Shorey
Cara Denison

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
Rachel Peters Photography

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!

Floral Cake
Taylor'd Photography

Floral Cake

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.

Animal-Themed Cake
Inspired by This
Cheers Darling Events
Elizabeth Fogarty Photography
Bcene PR
Floral & Bloom
Buttercream Bakeshop

Animal-Themed Cake

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
Nadia Meli

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
Darling Nikki Photography

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
ST Photography Co

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
Sugar Ruffles

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.

Unicorn Cake
Lavender Bouquet Photography

Unicorn Cake

For truly magical baby shower, a unicorn cake is the way to go. Bright rainbow colors and glitter? Sign us up!

Garden Cake
Heather Voncannon Photography

Garden Cake

This Peter Rabbit-themed cake will bring back the best childhood nostalgia vibes. The pastel colors and detailed decorations are too cute.

Flamingo Cake
Richard Bell Photography

Flamingo Cake

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
Andi Hatch Photography

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.

Circus Cake
Taylor'd Photography

Circus Cake

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
Cristina Ilao Photography

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.

Dinosaur Cake
M and E Photo Studio

Dinosaur Cake

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.

Classic Cake

Classic Cake

With ruffles and flowers, this cake is tasteful and classic. Add real peonies or roses to top it off.

Pink and Gold Cake
Caroline Tran

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
Nancy Ray Photography

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
Betsy Wall Photography

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!

Dotted Cake
Rachel Robertson Photography

Dotted Cake

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?).

Ladybug Cake
WPIC Inc.

Ladybug Cake

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
Mister Pretty's Pictures

Pretty in Purple

Why should pink get all the fun? Try a pretty lavender cake instead.