10 Hilarious Homemade Cake Fails That Really Do Need to Be Seen to Be Believed

Have you ever been inspired to bake your child’s birthday cake only to end up with a frosting-covered disaster? You’re not alone. Turns out Instagram is full of not-so-sweet homemade cake fails that you won’t soon forget.

While they may be delicious, the presentation leaves something to be desired. If you’re not crushing it in the kitchen during quarantine, these hilarious cake fails will make you smile.

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Check Out These Hilarious Homemade Cake Fails We Found on Instagram

Best in Show

While we see the appeal of this adorable dog cake idea, the reality seems to be an unidentifiable chocolate breed.

Mermaid Mistakes

Imagine the horror on your child’s face if you presented this version of everyone’s favorite Disney mermaid princess.

Scariest Cookie Monsters

While the cookie monster is a family favorite, these cupcakes look more like actual terrifying monsters.

Looks… Interesting

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It’s the thought that counts, right? If so, this cake looks like it was made with pure love.

Baking Up Nightmares

The teeth on this cake will likely haunt us for weeks. Happy celebrating!

Magical Thinking

When planning to bake your own cake, it’s important to start simple and consider saving the elaborate unicorns to the experts.

Belle of the Ball

While this cake is less Beauty and more Beast, we have to applaud the effort.

Sweet Cakes

We’re not sure what went wrong here, but everyone loves a smiling unicorn.

Almost Rainbow Cake

Who needs a pot of gold when you have this rainbow treasure?

Princess Party

We’re wondering what lucky birthday princess was presented with this interesting cake.

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